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e, aveo io! ji will I must go on,
E'en tho' amJfuou phrase do intervene,
Between myelf and glory!. At least, my Lord,
The hope Expressed, is most equivocal! "
The following resolution U onr of series In
troduced attlid late Jefferson City Ijed Conven
tion, end made its appearance with 'other compli
mentary to Benton,' Linn,- Reynold1, Miller and
Jameson, for "tho Mr ices -they had rendered the
democracy i' - r f"" "' '.'.'.
Resolved, Tint we believe the Hon.' John C. Ed
wards has much good struct in him, which we Hp.
lieve'j the troublous character or the' times will
bring out to hi own honor and to the ndvantage of
the CorhmotftYvaJth he lias been So honorably called
upon to represent,- ;
We have heard the negative compliment of many
ao egotistical and envious man we have attended
j the ministration of the minister when he had :to
- preach the funeral of some deported spirit, whose
memory he could but negatively compliment we
'lave heard of the equivocation of the gentler sex,
. under embarrassing circumstances--we have even
.read the speeches ond public pledge of Martin Van
Burma to his political tenets, and we are frank
'to confess that, at first blush, we thought this reso
lution the most ambiguous and equivocal production
, w had ever seen; but on learning the history of
Mr. Edwards, we inferred that the writer knew the
Cman he was speaking of, and turned his periods
accordingly. On a first reading, we excused "its
.manner," by supposing Mr. E. to be some young
man whoso talents had given him precedence with
hi party, and to whom no opportunity had pre
sented itself of rendering service to tho cause,
.but a change soon "came o'er the spirit of our
dream." Ht. E., we learn, has for fifteen or twen
ty years, been a eandidato for, and the recipient of,
public favor, and yet his friends have voted that
his ''good service" is still in him! He has held
. more trusts than Mr- Linn, Judge Reynolds, or
Sir. Jameson, and these gentlemen are spoken of
in"ttie most exalted term for service already per
formed, and Mr. E. is dispatched with the hope
. that his may no longer lay dormant! "At least,
my Lord, the hope expressed, is most equivocal."
' The writer of the resolution will certainly make an
' excellent 'special pleader,' and were it not for Mr.
Bat, we would recommend that he be appoin ted
The following is an extract from one of the let
'. tcrs of a correspondent of the Missouri Republi
can, who was at the city during the sitting of the
Convention, and who seems to be not less familiar
" with the merits of Mr. E. than the gentleman who
penned the resolution :
- " It had been announced that after Col. Benton
had spoken, the meeting would be addressed by all
the other members of our delegation in Congress.
But two -of them, however,' Miller and Edwards,
i were present, and they declined the arrangement.
-. This proves as clearly that they could'nt speak as
.that they did'nt speak: for whit locofoco ever de
clined the stump that was able to mount it? Well.
. we all know that neither of these members can
' write nor speak what the deuce then are they fit
for? Pints of order was not. there probably he
had been practising more with quarts than pints.
: Tho new Governor was also absent so was the
eld one. Govenor Boggs. it appears, has entirely
abdicated, and with his whole family, left the citv.
How utterly is he fallen! His history is the best
illustration or the potency or locolocoism fur gov
ernmentshowing that, prefering men alone for
their party seal and their readiness to pledge
, themselves to every party measure, however capri
cious and absurd, they must perpetually exuerience
the shame of having exalted to office, and worship
ed while thus exalted, minions who fade before the
test of time, and drop speedily back into the insig-
' nificance from which nothing but party folly could
,.havn raised them. This will be the case with Ed
wards, thuir new member to Congress, who, if he
had been placed before the people on his own merits.
-would have been immediately consigned to the
shades in which lie had not the sense to remain.
How Benton must triumph at the goodness of his
party to place under his coetrol such infinite jack
sees as they ! " ,
The correspondent of the Republican is mista
ken as to Mr. E's. speaking ability. We have
beard a fact of him that reminds us of the case of
most young Methodist preachers: They commence
their career by preaching in the country, at 'school
houses, and at neighbors' houses,' but you can't got
them into town". In the late canvass, Mr. E. made
an extensive circuit. .When he . found himself
very ''high up" in Davis, he mounted the huntings.
and, as we learn, made a most effective effort
considering tho county he was in. We saw Mr.
E. in qurctowa a few days, since, and had it not
lieen for his attempt to apo the dandy, by wearing
his green spectacles, we doubtless would have
thought better of him. As it is our duty, however
to shoot at higher game, we will drop him for the
The Editor of the Democrat, having spent sev
eral' weeks' under an autumnal Southern sun, i
again at his post, in good health, but in miserable
pints. After the reciprocation of the usual civil
lies, the 'next' enquiry of course, was the elec
tion. He remarked, "I shall no longer disabuse
my readers .'Old Tip, stands three chances to one,
10 be President!'' i When we heard Hj we said
nothing, but thought what a damnable cursing his
readers would give him, who had been fuoli-h
eftough to bet their money on his say so. We
cnot heartily reciprocate the magnamity of our
.coltmporary in making such an acknowledgment
oo iv that the election is over, and expect to recip
rocate the feeling of bis 'belting friends," about
this time nest week, i
LOOK AT THEM!
Now ihat' Gen. Harrison's election is conceded,
somet wonderful manifestations of patriotism are
being made by our must prominent Loco foco
friends. It was but a few evenings since that one
remarked. "Harrison's friends mutt ultimately
earry Missouri. His efforts have always been di
reeled to her advancement. He was the first man
for pre-emptions, firt for the repeal of the duty
on salt, apd jiever failed to vote fur every. Western
measure. Gentlemen, I am going fo judge his ad
ministration by its acts !" Another, rjjt less dis
(inguisbed, remarked on Wednesday last, "1
ehalt bang up my fiddle in politics ;I am begin
king to seli' that it is our papers that is doing
(ht . J -4 lying Btiys,-sbaU we open the
SEW JERSEY LEGISLATURE.
This My met Trenton on the 27th of Oct.
The Governor delivered his Message on the same
dir.1 ' This body being thoroughly Republican,
OtisEr D.' Wall," tb Federal Senator from
thai Stitvwlll inqutlonaS)f be permitted lo
s'sy at horn. ' " .
The .following is from the Miuurl Argus
that made' Us' appearance, just befdreUit election. -The
reader will see that it has reference to the Lo
co foco forgery .of. General Harrison s name to the
Tap pun letter which we publish to-day :
',!,. HIGHLY., IMPORTANT! ,
Read the following Extra which was received at
this office by mail of last night. Doe it not con-
tirm what you have already had sutticiently preyed:
that the Abolitionists of ths North will concentrate
their votes on Harri-s.nl The Cincinnati listen
(Harrison's otlicitiljof ihe23lh pronouncesita fraud
issued Irom the ii. Y . JNew bra urhce. ' no moor
is given that it it is not a genuine Abolition docu
ment as it purports to be. Of course the Gazette,
which is published on the verge or Kentucky, must
find some antidote to its Inrluonce iu that State.
and therefore pronounces It a forgery. Bui the doc
uinent is undoubtedly an abolition production issu
ed, as it purports, from the office of the Emancipa
tor in New Yorx city.
The Democrats have never used such devices a
this for sudden effect. This is a legitimate child nf
Abolition Whiggery.' Read it aid judge. And
let every elector who casts his vote for Harrison
know that he is voting-for the candidate of the
abolitionists. -.. t
Now, read the following from the same paper.
published after the election, and seo how decidedly
the two reconcile themselves with Loco Foco mor
ality and honesty ; , .
There is not a sane nun in the community who
will nt .fc at once that if Gen. Harrison's letter
to Arthur Tappanand others be a forgery, it is a
federal forgery, pot up hy the federalists themselves,
to effect the double object of deceiving both the
North and South. Genera I Harrison was to reop
the benefit of this double dealing: first, by the abo
litionists of the North being induced, through an
explicit pledge in his name, with or without his
real signature, to abandon theseperale nomination
and throw i lie full strength of the Abolition vote
in I lie federal scale; and next hy enabling General
Hrrion to deny to the South that he ever did et
his name to such a pledge, anil thereby securing for
him the suffrage of the slavcholding States.
While the election was yet pending, it was most
soundly argued in a slave state that it was a genu
ine letter, and now that the time has passed for de
luding voters, it must be sworn, that if it is a forg
ery, it was done by Harrison's friends ! If such
was the fact, why did Gen. Harrison publish a card
in the very deh of abolitionists denying its authen
ticity ? If such was the Object, how did the Argus
happen to have one of the original extras for
warded to him, in or der to operate on our voters!
The trick is too shallow, gentlemen, and althougn
it is a heavy load, you must shoulder it.
WHO DOUBTS IT !
Some three or four weeks before the election,
Mr. Van Buren's New York District Attorney gave
notice that Mr. V. B. had a card to play that would
not only beat General Harrison, but would, beyond
doubt, overthrow the Whig party of New York
also. In the face of this threat can any man doubt
but that the Tappan forgery, and the bribery and
perjury operations in New York, was the desperate
"last card" referred Jol f Can any one doubt but
the prominent Locos throughout the United States
was a wo re of it, and bet. their money accordingly?
None doubts it here. We hence look for the re
sult in New York and the Southern States, with
correspondent in Snline suggests that as
Major Harvey left the Old Dominion for the pur
. pose of getting rid of office, and as he has been
ogain beaten in his. own county, would it not he
fuir for the Major to permit Major Shroyer (his op
ponent) to serve one third of the session. If the
Major will not agree to this, we would suggest
that as one county of his district is Whig, that he
should vary the political complexion of his votes so
as to give a Harrison vote every third time ! From
the earnest the Major has given us in Missouri,
it is fair to infer that he run for oifi:e, rather than
from it. We are obliged to our correspondent for
the vote of Saline. . . ,
Mr. Grinnell. The New York Courier and
Enquirer says: We are authorized to slate, that
Mr. Geinnei.l has commenced proceedings
against tho Albany Argus, Washington Globe
and every oiher Loco Foco paper which has pub
1 1 shed the infamous slander of hi having abscond
ed fiom this city in order to avoid meeting the con
sequences of the charges made against him by the
scoundrel Stevehsox under the advisement of
his friend Benjamin F. Butler.
BACKING OFF THE TRACK. .
The following paragraph is from the "Stan
dard," a New ork papui in which the charges
against Gklnncll and others were first made
"That the people of this city have been robbed
of their right3 by illegal voicis from other States,
suborned and paid by members of the Wjiig par
ly. we have no donbt that the funds useu by
Glentworth, were obtained from promineritfmei'ii.
oers oi tne vv nig party nere, we nave tio aouui;
but as to the tcientor, as ilie lawyers term it, the
know led" o and direction. of iu use by Messrs
Gri.nnell, Blatciifoud, Bowen, Ubapkk AND
Wetmohe, no evidence TO IMPEACH
THEIR FULL AND UNQUALIFIED DE
NIAL HAS YET BEEN PRODUCED.
A BITTEll PILL TO MR. FORSYTH.
The following order entered at a late term of
the Inferior Court in Leo county, Georgia, is
copied from the Macon Messenger, ond adminis
ters a bill to Mr. Secretary Forsyth that we think
will be of service to him, and probably uid in re
storing his system to a healthy action:
GEORGIA, LEE COUNTY.
Inferior Court, Adjourned Term. 1840.
It appearing to the Court that ono JNO. FOR
SYTH has sent on to this Court, for tlu' purpose
of making them pandercis to piity baseness, cer
tain packages of Hxtrn Ulobes, one package of
"Addresses to the Slave holding huncs by the
Democratic Members of Contrress." and one
package of "Addresses to the people of Georgia,"
and that said papers are lalso and iniamous in
their nature, and lend to subvert truth, to defraud
thd people, to deceive the ignorant, and to majie
the honest voters as corrupt as the administration
from which they emanated; and this Court being
unwilling to pander to the views of a corrupt ad
ministration, or be inadu a tool of parly, s is the
aforesaid JOHN FORSYT-l! It is iherfore or-
deied that the Sheriff of (his county do take the
aloresaid papers, and between the hours of ten and
ihiee this day, in fire to be 'made for that pur.
pose, on the public square, or some other public
and eminent pluce, that he burn and consume the
same, utterly and entirely; and that copies of this
U refer be sent to Amos Mendall. hx Postmaster
General, and the'afcr'eiiaid John Forsyth; and th
same to be published in the Columbus Enquirer
and Georgia Messenger. - --'
A (rue eitrnrt from the miootos, Oct. 8, 1810.
Afwt.vv Pmi.ii?, i k.
TRIAL OF DARNES,
Thie cue csme up yesterday before Judge
Bowlim, of the. Criminal' Court. A jury was
euipaiiiielled, and tho case opened by T. T.
Gamit, Esq., who is associated wiih P. Hill
Enots,' Esq,, in the prosecution.; Mr' Geyer,
Mr! ALLr.N, and Mr. Chock tTf.'ajipeare'l on be.
linlfbl the defendant. The'case will occupy sev
etui day- and some of the papers of the city have,
we have uudeiaiood, sccuied Reporters, for. the
purpose of giving a full report of , the trial. .'.
' it. Lnuis New Era.
From the New Orleans Picayune.
A ROYAL CONFLAGRATION.
The Empress nnd the Monarch: two majestic
bonis, were completely demolished by firu upon
the river early yesterday morning. The Empress
was up for St. Louis, and would have left at me.
ridian on Wednesday but for tho violent rain
storm which prevailed at that time. Betwen3
and 4 o'clock on yesterday morning the was dis
covered to be on fire, but so rapid was the pro
grcss of the flames that all efforts to check the
confla ration proved unavailing, There being
no posibility of saving the boat, and her presence
placing the other boats in manifest danger, she
was at length cut loose and suff -reil to fl iat off
into the stream. This produced a singularly
novel and inognifi' ent spectacle for those who
left their beds and .sought the Levee at the sound
of the fire bells. The blazing bo:it, one sheet of
flame from stein to stern, fell olTinlo the current
illuminating the vessels and houses along the
Levee, spreading a broud glare of red around the
sky and lightning the deep Mississispi with a long,
quivering reflection of her (lames.
She floated almost directly across the river,
touched the opposite shore at slaughterhouse Point
anil comnvtnicaiing her fire to the Monarch, which
was there at the ship yard, undergoing tepaiis.
Both of .he doomed vessels were from here towed
out into the stream by a ferry boat and cut loose,
from whence they floated down the river, an.) the
two hulks sunk in fifteen feet water some nix or
seven miles below tne city.
The Empress was owned brincipally in Frank,
fort, (Ky.) and partly in St. Lou's. She was coir..
u:anded by Capt. Bacon, who never left the bla
zing vessel until she was cut loose by the ferry
boat and actually sinking. It is possible that the
fire of the Empiess niiiihl have been quenched on
this side, but the risk to the adjoining boats was
so great that the other crews cut her loose. The
loss of boat and cargo, which was principally
salt, is estimated at $30,000
The Monarch was valued at $40,000-, upon
which there was insurance to the amount of
. Further particulars from the N. O. Commer.
cial Bulletin of Wednesday:
Fine. About four o'clock yesterday morning
the alarm of fire was given, which proved lobe in
the steam boat bm press, bound lor St. bouisand
ready to start. She was lying at the foot of
Gravicr street the steam boats Rienzi, Oceana,
&c. lying in the same tier. It was thought advi
sable to cut the Empress adrift, which was acccr
dingly done. She then drifted with the cunent
ar.d was urged by tho wind to the opposite side of
the river, and unfortunately brought up alongside
of the steam boat Monarch, (recently launched,
after having undergone thorough repairs,) and we
regret to state, that in a few niinuns the monarch
caught fire and burned to the water's edge. ''
The fire then communicated to the IiiiIk of the
Boonslick, which was also consumed; and by the
greilcsl dint of exertion the Hurna, tying on the
siocks at the vard of Messrs. Ilarroll & Co, wns
saved, with but little damuge to the after-cabin.
During the i-onlusion on hoard the Monarch,
nn explosion of gunpowder took place on boaid
the Empress, from the forward hatch, which niiuo-
riolly deterred the efforts to save apoition of her
caigo. However, we are happy to state that no
injury was sustained by the persons immediately
in the vicinity.
The hulks were towed down by the ferry boat
to the fhts opposite Slanghter House Point, and
we learn an attempt will be made to save the en
gines. We have not learned ho the fire origi
nated. . . "
From the Pennsylvania Intelligencer.
DEPRAVITY OF THE PRESS.
The rancour mid malignity of the Loco Foco
presses in Pennsylvania, at the present time, is
admirably rebuked in the following article from
the American Sentinel. The Sentinel speaks in
language which should go to the heart of eveiy
editor who propeily appreciates the dignity of his
station. We do not pretend to say that in the heat
of political warfare, and under tho "excitement
of composition, '" we have not at times exceeded
the bounds of moderation; but we do claim for
ourselves honestv of intention. We believe that
we are not guilty of malignity or wilful misrepre.
sentatio.'i. I his is not the case with many edi-
tors in the Van Buren ranks. We know them to
be governed by corrupt motives, and to act a part
inconsistent with truth and luir-uealing, We
regret that they putsue this course, inasmuch as
it degrades the profession. It would be more
agreeable for all parties if they would pui.-ue a
fair and honorable touise; but perhaps this would
not answer the pui poses of the party. The paper
alluded to in Hie following is, wo relieve, the
Lancaster Imciligenccr, whose editor wnspiesent-
ed with a lady's under-garment and night-cap a
few weeks since, by the ladies of Lancaster city,
on whom he had been heaping abue.
VULGARITY AND V1NDICTIVENESS.
Generally speaking, the public piess in the
principal cities, exhibits a gratifying improvement
in the manner of conducting politicical discus
sions. There is less of personality, less of the
vulgar and scurrilous, than in former years, when
there was far less excitement. We wish we could
say as much for the press of thecoumry, and our
own Siate in particular. It is absolutely nausea
tine to look over our exchunges. Thus we have
belore us a paper printed in one of the Inrgest
towns in Pennsylvania, and edited by a man. of
luk'iits, and from so nettling like a column and a
half of editorial articles, we lake only a moiety
of the epithets applied to a political antagonist.
"Air. is a drivelling lacquey for a creature
whose life is one ucler of villainy He is a poor
coward and murderer -a fellow whose theft and
murder are known to every child incorrigible
knave the poor devil the sunken villain- there
is no man living who is charged with more crimes
the scoundrel the villain the animal-.-if he
hail his due his crixbss would be rotting in Pot
ter's fuld or in the jail yard -the ciazy fool com
mon blackguard lying nuisance august boot
black his dunghill columns the villain a fel
low who would steal or murder with the same fa
( lily that he prints lies poor, miserable, con
temptible miscreant.'', ' ,
Fallowing the articles from, which the above are
taken, is an editorial homily against violence in
politics. " ' -
It is stated that Messrs. Colquitt, Black and
C toper, the Ihraa .rtnogude members of Congres.
front Georgia, are about to resign their seats,' la
obedience 16 the msnilitc pf the people the lite
ft.. tfrHrWm iHl W.Hy S P W ' '11
The mail of yesterday brought nothing definite
in relation to the elections no official -return-having
yet been pub'ished. -We give-below such
returns as we have received, and have no doubi
but that the majorities and gains stated rnsy be
There are nineteen counties yet to be heard from
which In August were as follows: .
For the Loco 19f)8
" Whigs 678
Leaving a Van Buren maj. of 1414
Take from this Harrison'a present mnj. 1050
Van Buren mojority 309
This is upon the ground that the returns come
in aslheydid in August.
OHIO! LOOK AT HER!
Old Tip's majority a far as heard from is near
SEVEN THOUSAND. making the Buckeye State
good for at least twenty thousand I
THE OLD DOMINION.
In three counties, Mason. Cabell andKenhawa.
we have a Harrison gain of 494 since May last !
KENTUCKY AND INDIANA.
Are going it with a perfect sweep! It is not
worth while to state majorities. Every body
knows how to place Old Tip's soldiers !
Harrison has gained in 24 counties, 6,11)4 votes
upon the election for members of Congress on llie
I3ih in the same counties. Fifty-six counties in
the Slate gave at the last election about 2o6.000.
Counties already heard from hae given upwards of
160.000, votes and Gen Harrison's majority now i
10.08. Van Buren will, therefore, have to over
come this mojority out of 100.000 votes
The news for Harrison is good excellent.
Died, after a protracted illness, in Cape Girar-
deau. Mo., on the 26th inst., Mrs. Asenath
Green, consort of Elder lh- P. Green, pastor ol
the Baptist Church of that place, in the 6ii year
of her age.
With christian fortitude, she bore her almost an
parallelled sufferings; patiently wailing herchange.
It came. She bid earth adieu, and entered her
eternal rest. A husband, three children, a father,
biother and sisters with numerous friends grieve,
but with hope. Southern Adcocate.
THE subscribers have again associated them
J. selves co-partners, for the purpose of tron
ncting, at the old stand of Henry T. Blow, a gen
eral Drug, Medicine, Paint, Oil, and Dye Stull
huine, and manufacturing at their Missouri
White Lead Works, a superior article of white
lead, all under the style and firm of Joseph Charlos
and Co., and solicits a continuance of the patronage
of their friends and the public.
HENRY T. BLOW.
St. Louis. Nov. 14 140 33-5f.
Tavcttc Primary School.
vflE S'jX'J'H SESSION of this School will com
JL nience on Monday the 23d instant, and a
uunl will continue five months.
Terms ns heretofore, with this exception, viz:
Tuition fees will invariably be due at the end ol
the term; those failing to pay in (me month after
i lie session closes will be required to give a note
bearing the uual interest.
A. J. HERNDON.
November 14, 1310 35-4t
ARVEY ii LSI KCH have jeveral hundred
yii rds of the a hove article, which they offer ai
57 cents per yard worth 1 50.
ANo, a very large lot ot superior cliUdA?)
SHOES, aborted from six to fourteen inches, a-
well as UMI.MiS ot all izes. ic. in auuitu n
io the above, every article usually called fur.
Fayette. Nov. 11. H It). 3o-:n.
IS. 13. $aumh-ra & Co.
DRvacmrs axd apothecaries,
GLASGOW, .MO., ,
HAVING associated themselves together, for
the purpose of carrying on the business ot
Dkl'gg!gT8 and AroTur.cARics, will keep con-ianil-.
on hand a general assortment, consisting in pari of
i lie following articles, viz :
Brushes nf all kinds,
Which they will sell to their customers on the
most reasonable terms. Physicians and merchants
supplied with articles that, we warrant to be good.
Orders frem a distance punctually atiended to.
R. H. SAUNDERS,
J. P. VALGHAN,
F. W. DIGGES.
Glu'gow, November 14th, 1640. 33 3mo.
OTI'E is hereby given that the undersigned
L 1 having obtained letters of administration.
de Imnis mm, on the estate of Thomas C Bureh.
deceased, from the Coun'y Coun nf Howard coun
ty, bearing date the 4lh day of November, 1"(40,
all persons indebted to said estate are requested to
iniike immediate payment, and those having
claims against said estate are requested to present
i hem prop rly authenticated wilhinnne year from
the date of said haters, or they may be precluded
from having any benefit of said estate, and if not
presented within three years they will he forever
barred. JOHN ROSS.
Administrator, de bonis not.
Nov. 14, IS 10. 35-4ts
rHE undersigned having obtained of the C'erk
A of the Howard County Court letters of ad
ministration testamentary on the estate nf Andrew
Smith, deceased, bearing dale the 10th day of No
vember, 1440, all persons indebted to said estate
are requested to make immediate payment, and
those having claims against said estate are request
ed to present them properly authenticated wilhin
one year from the nam of said letters, or they mav
he precluded from having am benefit of sun! estate,
and if nol presented within three years, Ihey will
be forever barred.
Nov. U. 1940 85-4l fecu(orj.
NOTICE is hereby g'ncn that the undersigned
has obtained from I lie county court of Linn
county, letters of Administration upon the Estate
ol ti-iwling Hakr, deceased, bearing date Novem
ber the 4'h 1840, that all persons indebted tt said
estate are requested to make Immediate payment
and that all persona liaVing chums against said e
tale are requested to exhibit them properly auihen
ticated wilhin one year from the date of said letter
or they may be precluded from having any benefit
of said estate, and if said elaiinsare not prevented
with in tores year, they will be forever barrad.
, , ROBERT B-IKER, Airrrinitrtor.
. BAXft NOTE TABLE,
Corrected weekly from the St. Louis Republican.
L'nlted States, (old and new) and bran., 2 a ft or.
Philadelphia banks, ' 2a 3 no
Hank of Erie, 8 to 6 dis
Lumberman's bank, broken
All others, par to 1 pr.
City Banks, 3to4pr.
All others, par 2 a 8 do.
All city bank, Baltimore, S to 2 J pr.
Mineral bank Cumberland,
Elkton Bunk, Maryland, broken
Commercial bank Millington,
Su-queltanna Bridge and banking Co. no sale
All ui hers, 1 to 2 pr
New Orleans City banks, par
Clinton and Port Hudson Rail-Road bank.
Northern bank, Kentucky, par
Bink of Kentucky, du.
Bank of Louisville, do.
All others, no sale
Cincinnati Banks, par
Bank West U'liion, 7 to 10 dis
Bunk of Granville, 7 to 10 dis.
ueauga Insurance Company, no sale
Bank of Galliopolis,
I'rbani Ranking Company, 5 dis.
Hamilton and Kussville, no sale
Man Co. do,
Manhattan Bank, do.
Mont others, 3 to 5 dis.
.-state Bank and branches, par
All others, no sale
State Bank and branches, par
Bunk of Illinois, du.
Bank of Cairo, du.
Bank of the State, 3 to 3 J
Branch notes, 'i to :)
Farmers and Mechanics bank, 10 dis.
Bank of Michigan,
Detroit City Banks, no salt
Siale Bank, no sale
Bunk of River Raisin, do.
crie and Ki I ma zoo, no saie
S:. Clair Bunk, liu sal-
Vpslauli Bunk, no sab
Bank of '1'ecu.iisoh, no sale
Bank of Constant iue, do
All others, no sale
Agricultural Bank, lio sate
Bank of Weslbruok, closed
Bungor Commercial Dunk, do.
Calms Bank, do.
City Bank Portland, do.
Frankfort Bank, do.
Stillwater Bank, 5 dis.
-Must others, 2 to 3 pr
Most Banks, 2 to 3 pr
Generally, 2 to 3 pr.
Essex Bank, no s.c
Bank of Norfolk, no sale
Commonwealth Bank, no sale
Fanners' & Mechanics Bank South Adams, no sale
Middlesex Bunk, do.
Boston City Banks, 3 to 4 pr
Kuxuury Bank, no suit
Must others, 2 to 3 pr.
Bridgeport Banking Company, no sale
Most others, 3 a 4 pr.
Must good Banks, 2 to 3 pr.
Generally, 6 to S dis
Aaricultural Bank, to dis
Planters Bank, to dis.
Commercial Bunk, Natchez, to Ui.
Commercial Bank, Rodney, to ills.
ioinuiurciul K.. it. Bank, at Vicksburg, to dis.
Grand Gulf R. R. and Banking Cuinp. lo dis.
.Uisisippi and Alabama K. K. bunK, no aie
Cilizeus Bank of Mudison county, do.
Lake Washington and Deer Creek Rail Koud
Bankiuir Company, lo flu
Tombiirby R. It. Running Company, no
All others, do.
Slate Bank (on demand) do. du. (13 mo.) no fa
Generally. 0 to 6 dis.
' ... -
North Western Bank Virginia, 1 a
All o hers, generally, 1 a
District of Columbia.
Generally, par 1 pr
Tmders bank Alexandria, stopped
Traders and Mechanics bank, ueorg town,
Alhermarle Bunk, 5 a u dis
Bunk Cape Fear and branches, fl a 0 d
Bunk of State ot A. C. and branches, o a o tit.
Merchants' Bank, 5 a 0 du
Eank of S mth Carolina, 2a3dis.
Bank of th? State and branches, 2 a 3 do
Bank of Charie ton. 2 a 3 do
Rank of Hamhur?. 2 St do.
Bank of Camdm, 2a3du,
Merchants' Bank. 3 a A do
Bank of Georgetown, 2 a 3 do.
Commercial Bank, 2a 3 do,
Planters and Merchants Ban. 2 a 3 do.
Union Bank, 2 a J do,
Bank of Wisconsin. broke
Mineral Point Bank, par
All others. no saie
Generally, par to 2 pr
Belvidere Bank. 5 pr.
Berpcnport Bank, no sale
Medford Bnk, no sale
riainfield Bank, no ssle
Most others, ptrtoSpr.
Bank nf Jacksonville, no sale
Miners Bank, Dubuque, 1
Bank of St. Mary's.
Bank tif Hawkinsvllle,
Bank of Darieri,
Belfast Mining Company,
Georgia Rail Road and Banking Company,
Monroe Rail Road aud Banking Company
10 S 13 dis.
On New York. , - . 5 to 6 J
On Philadelphia, Sj to 3 pr.
Baltimore, to 3$ pr
Boston, 6 to 6 or
fita.ory notes', 8ta4lU
Auierlc 3!4i : , .'.-. . 6 trM nr.
' '.Jl ATS! "
DOMESTIC MANUFACTURE. '
T'HE undersigned avails himself Of this method
to inform I lie public, that baring comfnenc4
the . . ..' ;
Hatting Ilutuncs; .
in the town of Fayette, in thebop recently oem
pied by Mr. Boo Fly, he i prepared to nteruis
orders in the best manner, and with the best mate
rials. He flatter himself lhat his strict attention lo
juiness. united with a desire to pleae Ids custom
ers, will elicit fur him a sufficiently liberal pa
tronage. J08IAH WHITE.
Oct. 31st. 1840. aa S.
IV'OTICE is hereby given tht the underir;ned
1 1 has obtained of the Clerk of the County Court
'if Monroe County, letters of administration upon
the etate of Henrv H. Scales, dee'd. brarinr date
the 12ih day of October, 1S40; that all persons in
debted to said estate are requested to make imme
diate payment s and lhat all persons having claims
igHinst ,aid estate, nre requested to exhibit then
:roperlv authenticated within one year from the
dale of the said letter or they may be precluded
frum having benefit of said estate and if said claims
'ire not presented within three years, they will be
JOHN B. HA VS. Adm'r.
Oct-17th, 1840. 314t.
rIHE undersigned having obtained letters of ad
J ministration, on the estate of Thomas A tter
berry, deceased, on the 17lh day of October, 1840,
of the County Court of Howard County, hemby
uives notice to all persons having claim or de
iru,nds nuainst said deceased, to appear and prove
them within twelve months from the date aforesaid;
and if no' within three years from the date of said
letters Ihey will he forever barred.
EDWARD ATTERBERRY, Ad'mr.
Oct. 24th, ls-10. 33 4t.
N'OTICE is hereby given that the mid'Tsigned
has obtained from the Clerk of the Coun'y
Court of Howard county, letters of administration
ui the es'at-1 of John W. Rawlins, dee'd., bearing
Hate the 19rh day of September. 140, that all per
sons inriebtt-d to said estate are requested to make
immediate payment, and that all persons having
nlaims against said estate ar requested to ex
hibit them properly authenticated within one year
t'rom the dute of said letters, or thev may be pre
luded from liavina any benefit of "did estate; and
if snid clni-ns are not presented within three years,
thev will be forever brrrl.
30-4- MILDRED RAWLINS, Adm'r.
r IHE undersigned basins obtained letters of ad
L ministration, cn the 'j:Jrd day of September,
1340, of ihe county court of Saline county, on the
estate of Preston Vivion, deceased, hereby gives
notice to nil persons having claims, or demand
against said deceased, to nppear and prove them
within twelve tnon'hs troin tli.i date aloresaid: and
if not within three years from the dute of said let
ters they will be forever barred.
SlVJi.hT.ON VAUGHN, Ad'r.
Oct. 3. IS 10. !i9-4w
A farm for .Sale.
r IHE subscriber oilers for sale, on aecommoda-
.i. ting terms, a tAti.tt mng on the State
Rood leading from Palmyra to Platte City, one mile
and a hull' east of Cinlltcu'lie the county seat of
Livingston county containing 400 acres of the
best quality of lands: 100 ocres of prairie and 300
acres of excellent timber; The farm is well wa
tered and admirably situated for a stock or grain
farm. There is 40 acres or prairie broke up, and
on the premises a good log house nexrly finished.
For terms, appiy tuttie suusTiber, at Cuiilii nine,
30-4t SAMUEL FARNANDIS
TOTICE is hereby given, that the undersigned,
I administrator of the estate nf Joseph Tin
man, deceased, by order of the Randolph county
court, wiil sell to the highest bidder, at the Court
H"use d 'or in the town of Hnntsvilie, on the ttra.
lay of ihe next lerm of the said county court, (3d
Monday in Norornber. 15 10.) while the said county
couil is in session, on a credit of twelve months,
ill the right, title and interest that the said John
t'itttr.un had at the time of his death, in, and to
ihoesst half ot the north-west quarter of sectinn
number 11, in township number .)3. of range 10.
Such title ns was vested in said Pitman, will b
conveyed, and no other.
31-'.-4t JET'THA MTTMAN.
Adm'r of John Pittman. dtcVJ.
October 17, 1940.
IS hereby given, that letters of administration,
were granted to the undersigned by the'Clerk of
:lie County Courl of Randolph county, on the estate
of Mary F. Taylor, dee d bearing date tlm Sin
day of October. 110, all persnns having claims
against said estate, are required to present the
same properly authenticated 'hr settlement within
one year from the dste of the letters aforesaid, or
they may be precluded from any benefit of said Es
tate, and if not pre-ented wilhin three years they
will be forever barred.
31 4l Administrators.
IS hereby given, thai the undrrsigned has ob
tained r ro in the County Court of Howard county,
h-tters of adtninistr.'lion te.siamer.tary on the
estate ot A. SamnSun, deceased, bearing date the
second dsy of November 1-40. that all per
oris indebted to said estate are requested to niuko
immediate payment, and that all persons having
claims ngainsl said estate ara requested to exhibit
them propcriy authenticated, within one year from
ihe date of said letters, ur they may be precluded
from having any benefit of said estate, end if said
claims are not presented wilhin three years, ihey
will be forever barred.
:U-4t JOSEPH ROTER,
November 7,1 "40. Adm'r
1 LL persons indebted to THOS. A. LEWIS.
.V by note, bond, or book account, are requested
to tome forward immediately and make payment to
the undersigned, orcocrsiv measures will be pur
sued, WM. D. SWIXNEY.
THOS. N. COCKERILL.
Assignees of T. A. Lewis.
Glasgo'v, Not. 7, 1S40. 34 tf
To whom it may concern !
iVTOTICE U hereby given to all the creditor e.f
L T THOS. A. LEWIS, that he has executed a
Deed nf Assignment to the undersigned, for the
benefit of all his creditors, which deed bears datit
the 20th day of October. 1H40: And they ar
hereby requested to COMB FORWARD WITHIN
FIVE MONTHS AND PROVE THEIR RES
PECTIVE CLAIMS, that distribution may be (
io compliance with said Deed of Assigntaeet.
WM. D. BWIXMiY,
THOS. N. D)CKERIIX. ;
Assignees of Thos. A. Lrt
Glasgow. Nov. 7, 1940. 4 f
LARGE and commodious STORE fcOOM,
with counters, shelves and J r . '.jn g uesf
repair, editable to the scenntntndadon of a, Lags.'
stock cfg( e F-'. 4m., spJ ikn