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other grain for feed, for farm use--said mill to be run with of each egg. Add the starch and as much sugar as it will one of Emery & Brothers' two-horse powers—and what receive, not allowing it to run at all; put on the cake amount of work it will perform, and price of mill all ready while warm, not hot. Spread it with a knife. Set it back for lise. J. P. S. (Perhaps some of our readers can fur in the oven to dry while the oven is only warm. If this nish us the results of their own experience in answer to the rule is followed, you can ornament the cake in any manner above.

you please, as the iceing is stiff enough to retain its form.

A READER OF THE CULTIVATOR. Cookery and Domestic Economy.


Buckwheat Bread. Who loves not buckwheat pancakes, and to how many THE CULTIVATOR. in a failure of the wheat crop, is buckwheat the staff of 5 life? and to how many more might it be if the fact were generally known, that a most palatable bread can be made

ALBANY, N. Y., JANUARY, 1860. from it.

The bread is as good as the pancakes—(we say better) -far less trouble to prepare and has no burnt grease abont AMERICAN FARMERS AND AGRICULTURAL READING. it to make it unwholesone.

About a year ago a contemporary of ours, in writing of TO MAKE BUCKWHEAT BREAD OR JOHNNY CAKE.-To American Farmers, said that they were the most intelligent one quart buttermilk, add a teaspoonful of soda, and flour and enterprising of any on the globe. But our corresenough to make a thin batter--put in an egg if convenient, pondent, JOHN JOHNSTON, whom no one will accuse of and bake in quick oven. Try it! F. K, PHOENIX., having any "book-notions," or of running off into extrava

gant impracticabilities, wrote to us. very soon, that this Johnny Cake.

was too much like a minister of the Gospel, preaching A recipe for those who, like ourselves, prefer Johnny."

to please sinners in order to fill the pews."

We had it in mind, at this time to say that, although it cake without the addition of eggs and four: We make :

is essential to progress to maintain a constant “agitation," • our pumpkin pies without those condiments, substituting

as it is now-a-days called, of the means which are to bring a cup or two of cream.

it about,-We doubt if the farmers of any other country 1 cups sweet cream.

know better what their neighbors are doing in the way of 5 cups butter-milk. 1 small tablespoonful granulated or other good sugar.

improvement, or, as a whole, read more in connection with

their business, than do the farmers of the United States. 2 small teaspoonfuls saleratus and a little salt.

Then came to our recollection the warning voice which Add corn-meal to make a batter as stiff as can be conveniently stirred with a spoon. It should be briskly stirred,

we have quoted above, and we turned back to the letter of

our correspondent with the conclusion to think again beturned into a well buttered dripping-pan, and baked in a

fore being betrayed into any apparent bowing down at the quick but not too hot oven. M. Racine, Wis.

shrine of mammon.

"I firmly believe," continued our friend, "that no man Cough Mixture.

or class of men, will cease from doing wrong and learn to I will give you an excellent recipe for coughs and colds, do right, until they are convinced they are wrong; and my if you think proper to insert it in your paper. It has been preaching rest, dung, and lime and plaster, for thirty years tried for several years, and I might say it is almost an in- or nearly, is thrown aside at one sweep, when agricultural fallible remedy.

editors tell the farmers they are so intelligent and enter1 tea-spoonful of Camphor, (liquid,)

prising." Lobelia,

We must confess that whenever a comparison in any 16 Laudanum,

respect between the great body engaged in agriculture 2 table spoonfuls of Honey or Loaf Sugar. here and the corresponding class abroad, tempts us into a Dose--1 tea-spoonful night and morning, or when the spirit of complacency, this thought will arise, "how small fit of coughing is very severe. MRS. J P.

the number really is here—in proportion to the whole—who

read with any attention the agricultural journals published Ice Cream.

for their benefit, who regard the improvements made by Take one quart of new milk, one pint of thick sweet

others with any effort to adapt them to their own wants, cream, 3 eggs—beat thoroughly—2 tablespoons of extract

least of all, who endeavor by careful thought and practical of any kind you prefer-"vanilla," "lemon," or any other

trials, to advance a step beyond their fellows, at the same —some use the vanilla bean. Have the sugar powdered ;

time by frequent communication with them, to lend a add the sugar to the mixture in such a proportion as will

helping hand, as John JOHNSTON has so often done, toward make it sickishly sweet, as a part of it freezes out. Some

the gencral good !" put in a small quantity of arrow root or corn starch, but

But we are of that conservative school which yet adheres that is unnecessary, if you have good cream and plenty of

to the doctrine that all progression, to be real and solid, eges. Put the whole in a preserving kettle, with a vessel

must be tolerably slow. And we think we can distinctly of hot water under to prevent it having a burnt taste; let

mark the evidences that improvement of this kind has it come to a scalding heat; then strain it into a freezer. -||

“begun and is actually going on among our farmers. We Have ice pounded, (snow is better;) put a quart of coarse.

work the more earnestly and with the better cheer, on this

account, to diffuse a knowledge of the necessity of this salt with two of snow or ice. Mix the snow and salt well together and press around the freezer. Stir with a wooden

improvement, to discuss the measures by which it may spoon until it commences freezing around the sides; then

best be secured, constantly to draw more and more into cover, and only stir it occasionally.

the ranks of those who will labor with us.

Put a bot towel around it to take it out; dip the towel in hot water and it

It was the remark of a careful observer and received will slip from the freezer easily. I hope I have made it

authority on Agricultural matters—the late Philip PUSEY plain for “Jennie.” L.

of the Royal Agricultural Society of England, that “books will not teach farning, but," added he," if they describe

the practices of the best fariners, they will make men Frosting for Cake.

think, and show where to learn it." More truth was never Take the whites of eggs, perfectly free from the yolk, put into so few words, and JAMES CAIRD was right in selectand beat it up till it will stand in shape or pile. Prepare ing it for the motto of his survey of English agriculture; the sugar by pounding and sifting through a fine wire sieve; we could have no better, perhaps, in this periodical survey add a tablespoon of arrow root or com starch to the white we are making, with the pens of our associates and corres

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pondents, of the Agricultural capacities and wants of every mare, bought of Mr. Wm. Adams of Salina, and the other part of our land.

of Mr. E. H. Murdock of Port Byron-one Short-Horn - The one resource on which we depend in carrying out and two bull calves, and pairs of Essex and Suffolk pigs, the effort, is the co-oporation of those who might so much from Wm. Hurst of this city, and four Leicester sheep assist us. Let them not think the cry too frequent to from the flock of Jurian Winne of Bethlehem. "fill the pew3;" we shall all be the warmer and more earnest if they are filled, and we shall have the more THE ILLUSTRATED ANNUAL REGISTER OF RURAL AFamong us who are able, and becoming able, to "speak in FAIRS.-Not only every farmer, but every person who has meeting," with the voice, and personally describe the a garden, and even those who have only a rod square of operations of the best farmess." With our New Year's ground to cultivate, should have this beautiful work. It greeting to every reader, we shall put therefore the ques- is a wonder to us how the publishers can get up such a tion in a frank and hearty way, “What are you going to book for “twenty-five cents." Why it's worth a “quarter" do in the month or two to come, to help us along to just look through it and see the engravings. Let me Haven't you one or two, or a score, or more of neighbors urge every one of your subscribers to send you twenty-five to bring to our mutual assistance? Have you not been cents, and get a copy of the book, and then try and see doing something on your farm during the past season, the how many they can sell. F.F. narrative of which, written out for our columns these long It may be stated by way of comment upon the above, wintor evenings, would be sure to interest or instruct some that Fifty Dollars were paid by the Publishers of the Regpart or perhaps the whole of our already extensive coin-ister for one article and the twenty-five drawings accompany ?"

| panying it, and One Hundred and Fifteen Dollars more for -"Messrs. Editors," writes a subscriber from Western the Engraving of the latter--the whole occupying only New York under date of Dec. 9th, “I have received your Twelve Pages! “Tucker'S AMERICAN REGISTER," says paper (THE COUNTRY GENTLEMAN) for several years, and the London Mark Lane Express, is “carefully edited, have made money by so doing; and I am endeavoring to nicely printed and profusely ornamented with wood enshow our farmers that the mind, upon which all these facts cravings." and suggestions are bestowed at a loss when only the price of subscription is at stake, must be a barren mind indeed." THE STATE BOARD OF AGRICULTURE OF Ouro.-Extract [See " SPECIAL NOTICES" on Last Page.]

from a letter dated Columbus, O., Dec. 12: We have just

closed a barmonious session of the State Board and State LECTURES NEXT MONTH AT New-Haven. In our No

Society, of three days continuance. We have concluded vember number we referred to the project, then under not to locate our Fair permanently, nor even to hold it two way, to devote the month of February to a series of eighty successive years in the same place. The new State Board or a hundred lectures on Agricultural and Horticultural consists of the following gentlemen: topics. The price for the series is only $10, and it will,

ALEX. WADDLE, So. Charleston, Clark Co., President. undoubtedly, be the best opportunity for discussion and Hon. T. C. Jones, Delaware, Recording Secretary.

John Reber, Lancaster, Treasurer. the acquisition of useful information ever offered to our

N. S. Townshend, Avon, Lorain County. farmers and their sons. We remark with gratification, the J. M. Trimble, Hillsboro.

J. M. Millikin, Hamilton. expressions of approval already elicited for the design D. E. Gardener, Toledo,

William De Witt Cleveland. wherever it has been made known; neither those who go

H, B. Perkins, Warren, Trumbull County. to teach, nor those who go to be taught, are likely to come C. W. Potwin, Zanesville. away without receiving some benefit from mutual contact

J. H. Klippart, Columbus, Ohio, Corresponding Secretary as well as from the knowledge communicated. The fol

Wood & HURLBURT'S ENGINES RECEIVE A PRIZE.--At lowing is a brief schedule of the general subjects, with the

the last meeting of the Executive Committee of the State names of those who have undertaken their treatment.

Agricultural Society, a special committee of well qualified FIRST W WEK--SCIENCE IN ITS RELATIONS TO AGRICULTURE. mechanicians, of which Ira Jagger was Chairman, reported Chemistry....................... Prof. S. W. JOHNSON.

favorably of Wood & Hurlburt's portable farm engines, on Meteorology...

Prof. B. SILLIMAN, Jr.

exhibition at the late Fair-as performing well, with excelVegetable Physiology, .. . DANIEL C. EATON, Esq.

lent furnace arrangements, rendering them, as respects SECOND WEEK-HORTICULTURE.

danger from fire, and in all respects, good safe engines for Pomology in general, ...... Hon. M. P. WILDER.

light purposes: a Silver Medal awarded. Grapes, .......

Dr. C. W. GRANT.
Berries, ............

R. G. PARDEE, Esq.
Fruit Trees, ..
P. BARRY, Esq.

USEFULNESS OF COAL TAR.--Every gardener should Fruits as Farin Crops,.....

Agricultural Chemistry, ........
Prof. S. W. JOHNSON.

have a supply of gas tar—it has many uses. In the first THIRD WEEK-- AGRICULTURE PROPER.

place, nothing will destroy orchard caterpillars so instantly Drainage, ...

Hon. HIENRY F. FRENCH. as the touch of a swab dipped in this substance-the Grasses and Irrigation, J. STANTON GOULD, Esq.

slightest dab will finish them. In the next place it is the Cereals, ............

Hops, Tobacco, &c...
Prof. WM. H. BREWER.

best preservative of wood wherever exposed to air and Cultivation of Light Soils, ...... LEVI BARTLETT, Esq. LUTHER H. TUCKER, Esq

moisture. In lish Agriculture, .......

The inner surfaces of the boxes of barrows and Agricultural Statistics, .......... Prof. JOHN A. PORTER,

band carts, if coated with two or three applications of hot FOURTH WEEK- DOMESTIC ANIMALS.

gas tar, will last indefinitely, so far as decay is concerned. Principles of Stock Breeding.... llon. CASSIUS M. CLAY. The lower ends of bean poles, moveable frames, stakes Stock Breeding in U. 8., ...... LEWIS F. ALLEN, Esq.

for plants, trellises, &c., treated in the same way, will last Breeding for the Dairy,... ..... CHAS. L. FLINT, Esg..

SANFORD HOWARD, Esq. a long time. It is incomparably better than paint. Care Root Crops & Sheep Husb'ndry,. THEO. S. GOLD, Esq.' Pisciculture,..... Dr. J. C. COMSTOCK.

must be taken in heating it not to set it on fire, or a conRural Economy, .......

............. DONA'D G. MITCHELL, Esq. flagration may be the result. The best time to apply it is Many other experienced Agriculturists and Horticultu- when the wood is very dry, and is warmed by the summer rists, besides those included in the list of lecturers, will be sun, the pores or cracks being open, will absorb it effectupresent and take part in the discussions, which will form ally. This time of year, however, when there is no hot an important feature of the course.

sun, the same result is attained for all small articles by The number of lectures on the above subjects, will ave- warming them for some time near or under a stove. rage three lectures to each subject. The Course will commence Feb. 1. For a detailed programme, including sub- Soutu-Down SHEEP FOR Texas.-GEORGE HARTSHORNE, iects not above specified, applicatian may be made to Prof. Rahway, N. J., shipped last week, for Calhoun Co., Texas, John A. Porter, New Haven, Ct.

15 South-Down Bucks. This is the third shipment Mr.

Hartshorne has made within the last 12 months. The LIVE Stock for CALIFORNIA.-Mr. E. FRISBIE of Val-sheep have done well, and are very much valued, and no lejo, sailed for California on the 5th ult., taking with him doubt exists as to their value in crossing with the Mexican two breeding mares-one by Consternation from a Morgan sheep of that section.




Albany, N. Y.
Edinburgh, 1 George IV. Bridge.

CHARLES E. PEASE, Proprietor,
LONDON, 27 St. George St., Westminster, S. W.

(Successor to RICHARD H. PEASE.) On account of the numerous applications which have been made to

Farmers and Dealers in Agricultural Machines will PETER LAWSON & SON, to send their List of Seeds and Nursery Pro

find it to their interest to patronize this establishment, duce to the United States and Canada, they beg leave to inform the

where they can be supplied with the very best Trade in America, that they are prepared to furnish them with

Endless Chain Horse Powers,
Price Lists,

for one or two horses; Lever or Sweep Horse Powers; and to assure them that any orders they may be favored with will

Improved Threshers and Separators and Cleaners; receive their best attention,

Circular Saw Mills for cord wood; Cross Cut Saw All Orders must be accompanied by Cash, or satisfactory references

Mills for cross cutting lumber; Krauser's Patent and In England.

Dec, 22-w&mit.

Philo's Cider Mills; Corn Shellers; Clover Huilers;

Dog Powers for churning, &c., &c.; Hay Cutters, Wil MIAMI BLACK RASPBERRY.

son's Patent, &c.

Manufacturing none but the most approved ImpleI Unsurpassed in its merits as a Berry for Garden or Market

ments that have been thoroughly and practically Culture. A very superior sort. Plants supplied in small or large

tested, I am enabled to give a most liberal warranty quantities, at low rates. C.B. MURRAY,

on all my implements, knowing that they cannot but Little Miami Nurseries, Foster's Crossing.

work as represented. I have just received the first Dec, 22-mit-eowt.

Warren County, Ohio.

premium at the NEW YORK STATE FAIR, held here

October 4 to 7th, for the best, most durable, useful and RASPBEERY PLANTS AND SEEDLING POTATOES.

cheapest Agricultural Machines NORSALE-10,000 HUDSON RIVER ANT

on exhibition. Orders will receive prompt attention, TWERP RASPBERRY PLANTS, at $30 per 1000-$2,50 per 100.

and Circulars sent gratis on application. Address : Also 100 barrels "STUDLEY SEEDLING POTATOES-2 very early

CHARLES E, PEASE, kind, not subject to the potato rot-fall price $2 per barrel.

Excelsior Ag. Works,

Albany, N. Y.
Nov. 10—F3tm3t
Claverack, Columbia Co., N. Y.

Jan. 1, 1860.
GREAT CURIOSITY.–Particulars sent
free. Agents wanted.

SIIAW & CLARK, Dec, Sw13tm6t.

Biddeford, Me. LOR SALE.—The Thorough-Bred Durham

Bull "OZARK," 1985, Three Years Old in October-price $150, Also 4 pair BERKSHIRE PIGS. 3 months old, 2 Boars and 2 Sowsprice $ each, bosed, &c. Address

THOS. GOULD, Dec. 22-Witn2t.

Aurora, Cayuga Co., N. Y. TURH A M STOCK FOR SALE,

at reduced prices. Having made arrangements to rent may farm, I will sell my Stock of Durhams, consisting of Eleven Cows, six Heifers, from four to thirty months old, and ten bulls from two months to four years old, at greatly reduced rates.


U Just Published, and for Sale at this Office-sent by mail, postDec. 15-tf.

Wilmington, Del. I paid, at $1.75.

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D ELOW is a Notice by J. J. Thomas, Esq., pub- We tried this harrow side by side with a common, nearly new, and D

well made double square or Scoch harrow. The Shares harrow pullished Editoria?y in the COUNTRY GENTLEMAN of April 23, 1859, verized more efficiently and more than twice as deep, at twice passing, of the above named machine:

as the square one at four times. "SHARES' IL ARROW.-We have given a full sind practical trial to Every man who cultivates a farm of any considerable size, espe. SHARES ILARROW, received from PEASE & EGGLESTON, of this city. It

cially if the soil be strong or adhesive, would certainly pay for this proves to be an adinirable implement for its intended purpose, It Huros

adunirable implement for its intepied uurpose it harrow in one year by the work it would enable him to perform. No. completely pulverizes the surface of inverted sod, effecting this at thing can exceed it in preparing inverted sod for corn or for any other least three times as deep as the game is performed by the common crop. It would effect an admirable preparation for the gang plow, in harrow. Besides this, it possesses one great advantage over the coin

turning under a coat of manure on the top of inverted sod; and it mon harrow as well as over the sens plow, in that it does not tear up world prepare tall-plowed ground for sowing oats and Darley early in the sod or bring up the grass. This advantage results from the pecu.

spring, in an efficient manner. It is one of the best inventions of late liar form of each tooth, wlich at first presses the sod down like a sled years for the farmer." runner---then cuts it in the direction of motion-then throw the earth This celebrated implement is manufactured by the subscriber. It sideways like the mould-board of a plow. The inventor of this tooth weighs only 185 lbs., and the price is only $15, delivered on cars or has shown much ingenuity in thus combining in the proper order these boat here. Farmers and Planters south, are requested to order in time three offices

for their early spring work. Catalogues gratis. Address, for further The form of the harrow is neat and perfect. Its three bars are i particulars,

WM. W. EGGLESTON, folded snugly together for conveyance, and opened again for use, and

Successor to Pease & Eggleston, firmly braced, with almost a single motion of the hand.

Dealer in all kinds of Agricultural Implements, Albany, N. Y.

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hich, in the great

RATEFUL for the kind and liberal patronage will readily gin FIFTEEN HUNDRED TO Two TAOUSAND POUNDS OF LINT enjoyed for so many years from an Intelligent Agricultural

PER DAY with the FIFTY SAW GIN, and produces a lint of a superior

quality when used side by side with most other kinds in use, and equal Public, the Proprietors of the above works again desire to call atten

to that made with the best GINS known. tion to their Assortment of Machines and Implements. Believing, as they do, that their workmanship and Materials, and the successful

They have been thoroughly tested the past season in the GEORGIA

COTTON CROP, and sustain all here clained for them. and satisfactory operation of the many thousands of their Machines throughout the Agricultural world, together with the liberal patronage

Another is a so long enjoyed and constantly increasing, warrants them in saying

POWER CORN SHELLER. that their Machines are superior to any others manufactured.

also adapted for the Two Horse Power, as well as for milling purpoges The low Prices charged for their articles, considering their intrinsic on any scale, as they are capable of Shelling, with two horses, upwards value as compared with those of other makers, render them far of One Hundred Bushels clean corn per hour, and nearly double that cheaper to the purchasers than any other Machines made for simi. amount with additional power. lar purposes, at whatever prices they may be sold.

They combine all the advantages of the well known SMITH'S PA. To those who have used Machines from the

TENT, which is almost exclusively in use in the corn growing States, ALBANY AGRICULTURAL WORKS,

the Proprietors having concluded an arrangement with the patentee

for the privilege of using so much of his patent as is necessary for or bave been acquainted with their value, no further recommendation making the most perfect Sheller in use. is necessary; but as there are many who have neither used or seen, Another is a or perhaps known their merits, the Proprietors would say that their

NEW CORN PLANTER, combined experience as manufacturers and users, together with their long and extensive trade in Agricultural Implements, &c., and their

combining all the valuable qualities of the ALBANY CORN and Travels and Exhibitions of their work in almost every State in the

SEED PLANTER, which also was of their own invention, and which Union, with numerous trials and tests in competition with every

has been the acknowledged leading Corn Planter for thirteen years Competing Machine of any note in the country, enable them to produce among the hundreds of other Machines invented and in use during the best of its kind in every article made by them, and to keep pace

that time. The improvements in this better adapt it to the great with, and in many instances to lead in the improvement and intro

variety and conditions of soils, as well as seeds, which, in these re. duction of labor saving machinery."

spects, make it doubly valuable, as compared with the other, while it They would also state that many times more Prizes for superiority! is more simply constructed and afforded at a less price. of their Machines at Public Exhibitions, have been awarded to them Another is the than to the Proprietors of any like establishment, embracing nearly IMPROVED CLOVER GRATER AND CLEANER, ONE HUNDRED GOLD, SILVER & BRONZE MEDALS,

combining the well known Rasp Grating Cylinder and Concave, with various articles of Silver Plate, and more than One Thousand Dollars

many important additions and improvements in its manner of adjustin money, besides Hundreds of Diplomas and awards of lesser import

ment and in its operating parts, which secure a much greater capaance, which facts alone are sufficient guaranty to the public of the

city for work, and doing it in a more complete manner. This is value of their workmanship, as well as the execution of the Machines

believed to be the most perfect Clover Mill extant and the large sales themselves. Notwithstanding the great variety and utility of their

and the general satisfaction given by them this season has thus demon. Machines, they have, during the past year, added several new ones

strated their merits. to their assortment, and made valuable additions and improvements

The foregoing, together with a great number of minor additions and to many of their others, already celebrated for superior merit, among

improvements, enable the Proprietors to offer greater inducements, which may be named as new, an

both in quality of their wares and terms of sale than heretofore, and

they solicit a careful examination of their manufactures, and their IMPROVED THRESHER AND CLEANER

Illuminated Catalogue of Machines, which contains descriptions, Combined, which is of much Simpler Construction, of greater capa

Illustrations and Prices of the leading articles manufactured by them. city, and requiring less force to propel it than heretofore with others

This Catalogue contains a large amount of useful information relating made by them. It combines in its structure the advantages of the i.

to the value and uses, as well as construction of labor saving machines, CELEBRATED PITTS PATENTS, which are most generally used in

in which is important to be known and understood by every Farmer, all large threshers in the wheat growing States. It is far superior to

Dealer and Manufacturer, using, selling or making Agricultural Maany thing heretofore offered by them to the public, as their extensive

I chines. The Illustrations are in the finest style of the art of Wood use during the past harvest has demonstrated. Another is

| Engraving, and alone make a valuable collection. This Catalogue is

furnished gratis, and postage pre-paid, upon the receipt of a three A COTTON GIN

cent postage stamp. The Proprietors solicit Local Agents wherever for Plantation use, and especially adapted for their TWO HORSE none are already established, to whom liberal terms and compensation POWER, while it is readily driven by any other of equal or greater force. will be allowed. Address This GIN is so complete in all its parts, and perfect in its mechanism,

EMLRY BROTHERS, Proprietors of the that two mules of ordinary size, upon their TWO HORSF POWER Albany Agricultural Works, Nos. 62 and 64, State St., Albany, N. Y

ructed and is comparede de

the welldaitious parts, à monill

. This GIN is eit is readily driven by adapted for their TWO TONGA

one, "Kninstances of Cottages,



Lawton and Newman's Thornless Blackberry Plants, $6 per 100.

DAVID KETCHAM. The proprietor of these Nurseries, the most extensive in the world, Oct. 1--mts.

Milton, Ulster Co., N. Y. has the honor to inforna his numerous friends and the public, that his Catalogue of FRUIT AND ORNAMENTAL TREES, SURUBS, ROSES, SEED

IL A W T O N BLACKBERRY.-To LINGS. FRUIT STOCKS, &c., for the present season, is now ready and at their disposal. Apply as heretofore, to

obtain the original variety for field or garden culture, address F. A. BRUGUIERE, 51 Cedar-Street,

WM. LAWTON, New Rochelle, N. Y. Oct. 6—woam3t-m3t.

New York.

PC Circulars, with ample directions, will be forwarded to all applicants, free.

. Aug. 1--126. Agricultural and Horticultural Book Publishers,


• offer for the Fall and Spring Trade a large Stock of American AND

Arbor Vitae, 5 to 12 inches, $15 per 1000; Balsam Fir. 4 to 12 inches, $18; Journal of Rural Art and Rural Taste, Norway Spruce, 3 to 6 inches, $15; 6 to 12 inches, $30; Hemlock, 4 to

15 inches, $20..Also Red Cedar, Austrian, Scotch and White Pines, Is published monthly at $2 a year, by

European Mountain Ash, European and American Larch, Sugar, C, M. SAXTON, BARKER & CO., 25 PARK ROW, NEW YORK.

Scarlet and Silver Maple Seedlings, Basket Willow Cuttings, Houghton A complete assortment of AGRICULTURAL AND HORTICULTU. and Cluster Gooseberry, Apple Stocks, &c., all good plants at the RAL BOOKS constantly on hand, Catalogues furnished on applica lowest cash rates. Native Evergreens, mostly Arbor Vitae, Balsam Fir iton. Dec. 1-Weow3tunit.

and Spruce from open grounds, ö to 12 inches, $7 per 1000, 850 per

10,000. No charge for packing or delivery at Depot. See our WholeSix Hundred and Seventy-two Pages and nearly NINE HUNDRED sale Catalogue.

Sept. 29-W 26t. ENGRAVINGS!


comprehensive title, the Publishers of the ANNUAL REGISTER have just completed a new edition of that work from the beginning,

NURSERIES at Angers, France, begy to announce that he is pre--embracing the Numbers from 1855 to 1860 inclusive, in Two Volumes,

pared to fill orders for Fruit, Forest, or Ornamental Trees and Shrubs muslin, full gilt, fine paper, and wide margins, sold either separately

&c. &c.. Catalogues of the prices current, embracing shipping charges or together, at One Dollar each, and furnishing a

and all other needful information, may be had an application to

Complete Encyclopædia in Miniature,

Aug. 11-W26t

39 Liberty Street, New York For every man with a Farm, a Garden or a Domestic Animal-for

LRESH PEAR SEEDS in large or every Place which will grow a Flower or a Fruit Tree for every Pur. chaser or Builder in the Country, and for every Household in the City,

small quantities, of prime quality-10 ly, for $25. delighting in representations or looking forward with hopes of Rural ov. 3-w12t.

B. M. WATSON, Plymouth, Mass. Life, embracing under the head of 1. Country Dwellings,

WILLIAM THORBURN, Importer and WholeFORTY-TWO DESIGNS for Cottages, Farm Houses, and Villas, with Plans

sale and Retail Dealer in GARDEN, FIELD AND FLOWER in many instances of several floors, and including under this head | SEEDS of all kinds. Address No. 492 Broadway, Albany. New York. alone, One Hundred and Twenty-seven Engravings,

Jan. 1, 1860. II. Improving, Planting, and Laying out Grounds. Several Chapters will be found on these and kindred Subjects, with D A VID LA N D RE T H & SO N. many full and practical details, illustrated with no less than Ninety

SEED GROWERS. one Engravings.

Philadelphia, Nos, 21 and 23 South 6th Street,
II. Fruit Culture,

St. Louis, Mo., No. 18 South Main Street.
On this Subject we have not only Directions for Cultivation, but also

Charleston, S, C., No, 297 King Street.

Jan. 1, 1860. concise and reliable Descriptions of the most valuable Sorts, with Lists for different parts of the Country, and One Hundred and NinetyT M. THORBURN & CO. GROWERS AND seven Engravings.

IV. Farms and Farm Buildings.

Vegetable, Fruit, Field and Flower Seeds.
Under this Department we have Mr. THOMAS admirable Prize Essay
on Farm Management, Suggestions on Laying Out Farms, with Plans.

Ware-House, No. 15 John Street, New York.

Jan. 1, 1860. and Designs for Farm Structures, including Barns, Piggeries, Poultry Houses, Smoke Houses, Cisterns, Carriage Houses, Stables, Grana

M. CLAY, Brecder of Pure SHORT HORN ries, Sheep Blouses, Wagon Houses, &c., &c., and Ninety Engravings.

V. Farm Implements.
PIGS, Whitehall P, O., Madison Co., Ky.

Dec. 1-wtf. Here Descriptions more or less full, with accompanying Remarks, are

given of a wide variety of Implements especially those that are TM PRO V ED SHORT HORN and valuable. Eighty-eight Engravings.

The subscriber, wishing to reduce bis herd in numbers, offers for VI. Domestic Animals.

sale at moderate prices several excellent COWS with good pedigrees. The different Breeds are Illustrated, and various Recipes and Direc- Apply at Ellerslie Farm, one mile south of Rhinebeck Station, lud. tions given for the Treatment of their Diseases. Poultry Manage son River Railroad. ment is here included. Forty Engravings.

Sept. 22-W&mtr.

WILLIAM KELLY. VII. School Houses. A Chapter on this Subject includes Four Designs and Eight Engravings.


I SALE.--I have for sale several Short Horn Bulls and Pleifers, A Chapter upon the Dairy and its Processes, will be found most valu.

bred by myself from the imported Dutchess or Bates Stock. Address

DR. HERMAN WENDELL, Hazelwood, Albany, N. Y. able and interesting. Thirteen Engravings.

Jan. 1, IX. Kitchen and Flower Garden.

HEREFORDS FOR SALE. A few thoroughArticles on the Management of these portions of the Homestead Grounds are Illustrated with Twenty-seven Engravings.

11 breds, consisting of Bulls, Cows, Calves, &c., bred from the
best Imported Stock.

X. Rock Work and Rustic Structures.

Dec. 17-wtf.

East Springfield, Olsego Co., N. Y. Conservatories, Vineries, and Rustic Ornaments of Wood and Iron. both for Out.doors and Indoors, with Sixty-one Engravings.

DURE BERKSHIRE PIGS.-Choice Pigs, one XI. The Apiary.

1 month old, $5 each; two months, $6; three months. $_gent A Chapter is contributed under this head, by the Author of the "Mys. singly, or pairs not akin, to any distance, well boxed, with food. teries of Bee-Keeping," --with Eleven Engravings.

Pedigrees furnished. My Berkshires are bred from the choice imporXII. Under Draining.

tations of Morris, Brentnall, and others. I can afford prime swine

lower than most other breeders, as I feed them from my dairy. Probably the most concise and Complete Practical Essay ever pub

OTIS E. WOOD, lished on this subject. Twenty-eight Engravings.

Dec. 30-wtr.

**Etna, Tompkins Co., N. Y. XIII. Hedges, With Thirteen Engravings.

DERKSHIRE PIGS of pure breed, and at a low XIV. Farm Gates and Fences.

price, for sale by

WI. J. PETTEE, With Thirty Engravings.

Oct. 6-w&mtl.

Lakeville, Conn. So brief a summary is only calculated to give an imperfect idea of the general scope of the work. Over 300 Hlustrations are above Q R EY DORKING TO W L S.I will referred to, and there are many more in connection with various

spare a few pairs or trios of superior young Grey Dorking Fowls Agricultural, Horticultural, and Domestic Subjects, A Complete List at $5 per pair or $7 per trio. Address of the Principal Nurseries in this Country and Europe, is given in the

S. V. C. VAN RENSSELAER, Second Volume

Nov. 10—w&m3t.

Claverack, Columbia Co., N. Y. The PURITAN RECORDER thus noticed the first volume: "We cannot conceive of a plan of a book better adapted for utility THE ECONOMIST COOKING STOVE, to all the purposes of the Farmer than this. It is to him what a book of Architectual Plans is to the Builder. It paints to the eye every.

1 for Wood or Coal, with a SAND OVEX, is the most valuable thing with which the Fariner has to do; and there is hardly any sub.

improvement that has been made in Cooking Stoves during the past ject of practical interest to the Farmer which is not here treated and

20 years. Do not fail to examine it! It is manufactured by practically illustrated,"

W. & J. TREADWELL, PERRY & NORTON. The Volumes are sold separately, and orders for either should specify

Jan. 1, 1860.

Albany, N. Y., and for Sale Everywhere. particularly whether the one wanted is the First or Second.


1 lasts Twenty Years, and saves in fuel a handsome fortune for its "RURAL AFFAIRS" is also particularly commended for School Dis-owner. trict and Town Libraries, as well as for Premiums to be awarded by FULLER, WARREN & CO., Troy, N. Y., sole manufacturers for the Agricultural and Horticultural Societies.

United States.
LUTHER TUCKER & SON, Descriptive Pamphlets sent by mail if desired.
Jan. 1, 1860.

Albany, NY | Agencies in most of the principal cities in the Union, Jan. 1..

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