Dr. Herrick, beili" Ã¡etertnined to proteot ilie public IVniii iiik-.-:uiii]. and t" preserve the reputation of his beautiful :v-d every wbere popular Sugar Coated l'ills; t. in expoee certatn medicine-mongers reaiding ia litferenl parta pf th caontpy, who i hiim to Uave d pateÃ³l tbr contiiig pills whli sugur, asks a cuieful penual otthu fiillowing letter: - U. S. 1'atk.vt Ofkiok, Jan. lfi, lÃ¼iC. Dr. Hbbrice - Dear Sir: Your letlerof tha 5th, insiaut. liaa bseai received. In auswcr to your inquiry, wlictlirr ;i:iy patent lias been granted for a pill coated with sagar, I have to inform yon tlmt ao r&oord of Ãªuoh a patent can be fouod in tlas office. RespÃ¨ctfolly yoÃ¼rs, EDMÃTÃD BORKE. The alui've letter, receÃ¯ved difecl from Patent office, 6hovv3 up these gentleraeu, and thsir deadly nostruins, iu no very euviable liljt. furlher commcnt is uinneceesary. A. T. HAVEFS, Asent.