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The "Democrat" takes us to task for our
remarks of last week, on the subject of the
tariff, &c Speaking of the tariffs of 1842
ond 1846, he soys "Tobacco, we bolicvc,
is the only article on which the prices have
lowered sinco tho repeal of that odious
tariff, and the Boon's Lick Times will not
pretend to say that the reduction of the
tariff had any effect in producing a fall in
the price of that article. On nearly every
other article, the production of tho farmer
and planter, the prices have gone up 20, 40.
60, and as high as 100 per cent." We al
luded to no particular objects, or the price
of any particular commodity: our remarks
wero general, and in making them, we did
not propose to sustain our position by
showing the evil or good effects tho repeal
of tho one or the establishment of the
other might or might not exercise upon
any particular object. But as the "Demo
crat" has given the banter, wo think we
can very readily muko it see the error of
its way. We will admit, then, that the re
duction of tho tariff had no effect upon thr
price of tobacco. Our homo market will
not consume tho amount produced, and
there is no demand in the foreign market,
it being glutted, and foreign funds find a
better investment in breadstuff?, for which
there is great demand, consequent upon the
failure of the grain crops of Europe, the
disease of tho polatoc, &c.
Now if tho "Democrat" enn demonstrate
that the blight of the potato crops of Ire
land and Scotland, and the short harvests
of grain throughout Europe, wero produced
by tho establishment of the tariff of 18-10.
then we will admit that the repeal of the
tariff of 1842, caused an advance in the
price of the products of tho planters of
this country, excepting tobacco, of "20, 40,
50 and 100 per cent." If the crops of Eu
rope had been fui! ones last year, the pro
ducts of our planters, with a few excep
tions, would range in prices with tobacco.
Tho tariff of 1810, has no moro bearing
upon the present prices of bread stuff-5 in
this country, than it has upon the weather.
Providence visits one nation with a calami
ty, and another profits by it, by having a
surplus of the necessaries of life which
have fallen short in the afflicted country.
Is it not wrong, nay, impious, to attempt
to make our citizens believe that the pre
sent prices of tho products of our soil, are
the legitimate results of a civil law?
If the harvests of Europe, tho current
year, should be abundant, a different state
rof affairs will exist next year; but if they
fhduld again be short, prices will be higher,
j and in that event, we doubt not, as now,
there will be those who will attribute it to
the repeal of the tariff of 1842 1
Borrowers. We hear great complaints
of borrower of newspapers. What, says
the honest subscriber, who pays regularly
for his paper, are there those who borrow
a newspaper, when it can be had for the
trifle of two dollars per year? Yes, good
friend, there arc such. Men, who leave
their homes and business', and go to stores,
shops, and offices, and disturb their neigh
bors, by borrowing their papers, which
they pay for, to get the privilege of reading.
Ohio Wheat. Two-thirds of the crop
of Wheat in Ohio is stated to be in the
hands of the farmers. There is alone on
the table lands, through which tho Western
Railroad will pass, at least two millions of
bushels which havo yet to go to market.
The Washington Union of the 20th, ex
presses the opinion, founded on the last
news from Mexico, that the President can
conclude a satisfactory treaty with that
country, if the three million bill shall be
More Money. It is now stated that the
Secretary will need a further loan of ten
millions, as no estimate was made in the
former loan for the expense, bounty, &v..,
of the ten regiments to be raised under
the late bill.
Colonization. The told receipts of
tho American Colonization Society during
the year 18 16, were 39,900.
Eleven vessels cleared at New York on
Saturday. February 20th, for England,
Ireland and Scotland, all chiefly laden with
breadstuff and provisions.
The rate of exchange, against England
is nearly 5 per cent, or 4 per cent., after
deducting interest. This an unusual state
of thing", but highly favorable to thiscoun
The London correspondence of the Bos
ton Traveller says thcro is some prospect
that tho present enormous duty upon to
bacco imported into England will be con
siderably reduced. Our Minister to that
court has. it is said, already brought this
subject before some influential members
of Parliament, and has urged the import
ance of a great reduction in the duties.
ST. LOUIS MARKET March 4th.
Tbe news by tlio steamer Cambria, from Liv
erpool, has come lo linnil. and an will be seen.
Ii9 produced a great decline ia Flour and Grain,
and quito unsealed the market.
Flour The publication of the steamer Cam
bria's news laid the market cold, and caused a
decline or 7oc per bbl. 1 ia very freely ottered
for country brands, but holders decline soiling'.
Grain Wheat is worth "75 toHOc. Corn 10
to 55c. per bushel, in sacks. Oats 37 J to 40e.
per bushel. .
Provisions Holders of Porlc are asking 11,
and 13 for prime and mess, and we quote JU'
10 M and f 14 a li SO, as the limits of buy
ers, delivered here.
hams, at 8icand5c.
Hemp The market is nearly bars of iW.rnt.
for which there is a steady demand, and good
article will readily sell at f 05 per ton.
NEW ORLEANS MARKET Feb. 22d.
Hemp There is at present a fair stock, and
we notice durinir the past three davs. sales 11,1
bales Cow Rotted, at $95, and 170 at 'M per
Remarkabl curl of Consumption, furnish'd by
Messrs. Coleman y Co., liuffaln, N. Y.
This is to certify. Hint mv wife has been, for
eight years past, severely afflicted with an affec
tion of the Liver, and, during lhat time, has suf
fered beyond all description. After trying medici
nal skill, and a vnriety of advertised medicines,
without relief, she was induced to use Buchan's
Hungarian Balsam of Life, which produced a
beneficial effect immediately, after using three
bottles. She has nowr regained her health, and is
confident of a permanent cure. For the benefit
of sutTering humanity,. I am now happy to givo
puuuuuy iu me uuuve lacif.
Talbot District, U.C., Dec. 11, 1143.
Pamphlets respecting this Great Eoirlish Rome.
dy may be had gratis of Wt. R. Smelson, Drug
gist, only agent in Fayette, Mo.
rena me advertisement in another column of
An exhibition of tho Philoinathcan Pocicty, will
tulia place in the Coil"ge Chapel, on Friday even
ing, tho l!):h inst. It is expected that the young
Ladies of Howard High School will favor the
Society by adding to tho interest of the Exhibition
with appropriate pieces of Music played upon the
At the close of the Exhibition, the Rov. J. Boyle,
of Hoonville, will deliver an address before the
All persons are earnestly solicited and respect
fully invited to attend.
E. IC. ATTERBL'RV, Committee.
Fryette, March Uhh, 1H17.
A'cw iir.: Furniture Store.
Not. 40 and 43 Olive Street, corner of 2d
St., St. Louis, Mo.
THE undersigned, successors
to tho late firm of D. C. Tnttlo &
Co., wouid respectfully advise the
public tint thrv are engaged in
the I'URNITI-'RE nnd 'HOUSE
FL'RMSIIING business, in nil
its various branches, and invite the
attention of those wishing to pur
chase New, Substantial, Durable and really CM EA P
GOODS, to their extensive assortment of PA RL' )K
& HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE, embracing cv-ry
varictyann unsurpassed in quality, style and rich
ness of finish, by any establishment in tho West
All they ask is, that those wishing to obtain Furni
ture and house furnishing goods of any descrip
tion, either whole-ale or retail, will call nt their
spacious Ware-rooms, examine goods and judge
in quality and prices, as they are confident that
that is all that is necessary to convince all wish
ing to purchase of the advantage of making their
selections and purchases of thnin.
JEROME & HARLOW.
Olive Street, opposite the Merchant's Hotel (for
merly IJlflsrJOW House M. Louis, ilo.
(t-Orders from dealers and others promptly
attended to, and goods delivered on board ol
Steamboats with despatch, in good order and free
St. Louis. March, 0th, 1947. 52-Grn
S i RAGS SUPERIOR RlU COFFEE,
JLU 12 bhls. New Crop Sugar,
20 barrels Ohio Whiskey this day re
ceived and for sale cheap, for cash, by
DAVID W. HICKMAN.
Fayette, March 13th, 1 847.
r"IHE Spring examination of the students of
Jl Jloward Jlnri ISrlitol, will commence in the
College Chapel, on Thursday, the 18th inst., at
8 o'clock, A. M. and continue two days.
Ihe examining Committee consists ot Dr. J.
A. Talbot, Rev. W. Perkins, Dr. J.J. Lo wry,
Rev. A. W. Lewis, Rev. J. Boyle, Rev. J. Ebbcr!
and Rev. A. Monroe.
A punctual attendance of the members of said
committee is very desirable.
All other persons, and especially the parents of
the scholars, are invited to attend the examina
tion. LUCKY &, SCARRITT.
Fayette, March Gth, H47. 52 2t
(Glasgow News, copy.)
Howard Hisli School.
riMIE Semi-Annuul meeting of tho Board of
JL Trustees of Howard High School, will be
held in tho College, on Friday, tho 19th inst..
at 10 o'clock. The following persons constitute
trie una rd ot iruetees: A. Leonard, A. W.Morri
son, C. F. Jackson, J. Riddlcsbarger, R. Huirhcs.
S. C. Major, W. D. Swiuney, Rev. W. B. Waits,
W.Ureen, 11. W. Kring, J. Sears, A.Mitchell,
IV. T. Lucky, Rev. N. Scarrilt, Rov. T. Johnson.
A punctual atteudancc of tho members is earn
estly solicited. T. JOHNSON, Agent.
Fayette, March, 0th, 1S47. 52 2t
(Glasgow News, copy.)
SNOURSE, C-J Main Street, Hat and Cap
Manufacturer, has received the New York
spring fashion fur hats; (Beebee& Costar pattern.)
and is now prepared to furnish customers with
hats of superior workmanship, and made of the
best materials. The satin beaver, or moleskin
silk lint, is worthy the attention of those wishing
to purchase a guild hat; the late improvements in
making this article, render them the most lasting
hat. now in use; and no hut can be introduced,
more goulcel or beautiful. Silk, Beaver, Nutria,
Ca-sitnere, or Brush hats, made to order; style or
shape of crown either bell, yeoman, straight or
taper, with brim in width and shape to suit the
tasto and fancy, and fitted to thu head with perfect
ease, by tho celebrated Cruneonicter. Gentle
uirns' Cloth caps, wilu covers, and nil the varie
ties of hats and caps usually kept in a genteel hat
and cap store. St. Louis, March lith, 1317.
WpriMS Myle lints tor 1 8 17
BEEBE & COSTAR'S NEW YORK PATTERN.
I'hi) subscribers will introduce tlio above style,
This Day, Saturday, gOlh inst. The nc.v model
is peculiarly French iu appearance, and eminently
Just received and now opening, a large and ex
ceedingly tic-uutilul assortment of New York made
caps, embracing the following styles; l'oin' Isabel,
tiinggohl, ltinggiild glazed, soil guard, extra navy,
uruiy and navy, youths', polka, infants' pjlkn,
and infants' bouneis.
JOHN McNEIL. &. Co., 23 Market St.
St, Louis, February i-tnli, IS47.
UiM)!:!tio!a of (Jo-Fartiierhiit,
f M1E Co-rurmership heretofore existing he
J tween John B. Allen and David W, Hickman,
under the namu und stylo of Allen & Hickman,
is this day dissolved by mutual consent. Ail
persons indebted to the linn either by note or
account, now due, will come forward immediately
am settle up witii tho undersigned, who is alone
authorized to settle them.
D. W. HICKMAN.
February 10th, 1347.
We will remove to the store house, on tho north
east side of thu public equare, formerly in the
occupancy ol Kunkle y Kriug, so soon as the mi
provtiinents now in progress can be completed.
HUGHES. BIRCH &. WARD.
Fayette, January 9th, 1847. 44 4t '
"" "" ' DR. SMITH'S ADVICE.
The Measles appeared in Europe about the
same time with the smull pox, ond have a great
affinity to that disease. They both came from the
samo quarter of the world, ore both infectious, and
seldom attack tho some person but once. The
Measles are most common In the spring season,
and generally disappear in summer. The disease
itself, when properly managed, seldom proves
fatal; but its consequences are often very trouble
some. Our business is to assist nature to throw
out the eruption. Blood-letting is almost certain
Nothing ever discovered has done the work so
gently and effectually as DR. SMITH'S (Sugar
Coated) "Indian Vegetable Pills." You need not
force them down either.
Dealers furnished at the New York College of
Mcolin, 171) tireenwich street, New York, and by
Dr. Easterly i Co , No. 70 Chesnut street, St.
Louis, Mn., General Agents for the Western States.
For salo in Fayette, Mo., hy W. R. Snelson,
Druggist, agent. O. Henpeiison, ogent for Glas
gow. CAUTION ! As a miserable imitation hos been
made, by tho name of "Sugar Coated Pills," it is
necessary to he sure that Dr. G. Benj'n Smith's
signature is on every box. Price 25 cents.
February 27th, 1H47. 61 3t
"VfOTlCE is hereby given that the undersigned
L has obtained from the Clerk of the County
Court of Randolph County, letters of administra
tion on the ctate of John W, Elliott, dee'd., bear
ing dnto January 20th, 1817. All persons indebted
to snid estate, ore requested to make immediate
payment, and those having chims against, it, to
present the-n, properly authenticated, within one
yenr from the date of said letters, or they may be
precluded from having any benefit of snid estate,
andj if not presented within three years, they will
bo forever barred.
RORERT WILSON, Adm'r
February 27th, 147. 51 4t.
Art a;ii(titrntr'M A tier.
TVTOTICE is hereby given that. I have odminis.
tercd on the estate of S. B. Parker,
dee'd., bile of Howard Coun'y. Missouri, bearing
date February lth, 147. All persons indebted
to said estate, are requested to make immediate
payment, andtlii.se having rlnims aguinst it, to
present liiem, property authenticated, within one
veur from the datn of said letters, or they ir.ai
he precluded from having any benefit of said es
tate, and if not presented within three year, ti.ey
will be forever barred.
SAMUEL C MAJOR,
Public Admini-'.rator of Howard County.
February 27' h, 1"! 17. 51 4r
Ail til in a.itra tor' s A otiee.
NOTICE is hereby given that I have adminis
tered on the estate of George Adarn'i, doe'd ,
late of Howard County, Missouri, hearing da'e
February 251b. 147. All persons indebted to said
estate, ore requested to make immediate payment,
and those having claims against it, to present
them, properly authenticated, within one year from
tho date of said letters, or they may bo precluded
from having any benefit of said estate, and if not
presented within throe years, thev will be forever
barred. SAMUEL C MAJOR,
Public Administrator of Howurd County.
February 27ih, l '47. 51 4t.
jVJ'OTICE is hereby given that the undersigned
L't will apply nt the May term of (he County
Court of Howard county, for a final settlement
of their administration on the estate of Benjamin
Givens, dee'd. A. LEONARD, I r
W. L. REEVES. I Ex"''t0"
February 20th, 1S47. 50-4t.
Money iu Ueiunml.
AS we are bound to collect a large amount of
money in this present month, and again
from 1st to 15th March, wo very earnestly call
on all persons indebted to call and liquidate their
accounts in whole or in part as early as possible.
Wo want money now and will continue to have
more and moro need of it until 15th March. Don't
wait for any particular duv "he helps doubly who
helps quickly." S WITZLEll dj- SMITH.
Fayette, Feb. 13t.h, 1147.
OiT-Our present stock of goods though not large,
is very general and being nnxious to make as
much room as possible tor an etirlij Spring supply
we will sell great bargains.
1ff Sacks G. A. Salt, at $3 50 per sack.
J Forty Barrels Kanawha Suit, at 02 J
cents per bushel for sale hv
DAVID W. HICKMAN.
Favette, Marb 13th, H47.
ROPE. Halter a nd Bale Rope, for sale by
J. R.'I'DLESBAEGER 4- Co.
Fayette, May 10th, i4.'?.
Cilsh or Hemp.
THE subscribers, in preparing agairt to re
.L plenish their stock of Goods, find it acces
sary to call, without distinction, upon all 9?
Iqose who are indebted to them to make imme
diate payment: No other notice need be looked for.
H 12 .TIP
Will be received in payment for ftccounts, and
money paid for it at all times.
J. RIDDLESBARGER &. Co.
Fayette. January Kith, 1847.
very choice additional supply of BOOTS
X A. AMU SHOES'
just opened and for sale very
iSWlTCLLt; & S.UU'H,
ust 22d, 1-slii.
Admin aerator' Aoiiee.
NOTICE is hereby givm that I have adminis
tered un the elates of William Smith and
Agnes 7uls, dee'd., lato of Howard county, iMis
souri, bearing date December 11th, 1"I0. Alt
persons indebted to said estate, are requested to
niako immediate nuynicm, and those having
claims 'nguiust it, lo present them, properly tin-
then'icaied, within one year trom II. n dated
said letters, or they may be precluded from hav
ing any benefit ot aiJ estate, anil it not pre
sented wi'.liiu thiee years, they will b" forever
barred. ft Ml El. C. M.Jtlt.
Puhlic Administrator of Howard County.
January lOih, 1-17. 45 It
Itoot and fl(oe-AJal.i:i.
fPHE subscriber respectfully informs the citi
i. 7.ens of Favette uml viriuity, lhat ho is pre
pared lo niuke Boots and ..Minus of every descrip
tion, at tho shortest notice, und in the unit sub.
stuiitinl and fashionable lu iniier. He has on hand
a superior lot of French nnd Eastern Leather, and
a good assortment of fashionable lasts.
Fine l'utent Leather Boots,
Napoleon Clump sole do.
Double sole do.
Cork sole and water-proof do., and all kinds of
Ladies' work made on reasonable terms and war
ranted. Bees-wux and dry hides taken in p.iymrnt
for work, at cash prices. HENRY NABItlNG.
Fayette, July lHlli, 1840. 19 if
N. B. Two Shoe-makers named, to do strong
EXTRA Superior Rectified Whiskey,
Sugar House ond plantation Molasses,
Loaf and powdered Sugar,
And all other groceries, just received hy
Fayolte, August 22d 1810.
BY THE QtRr.VS PA TEXT.
. TRIUMPHANT SUCCESS OF
Ruchan's Iliiiasnrian llaisjani of
The (treat English RcmeJyfor
COLtS, COI.-OIIS, ASTHMA, A.MJ CONSUMPTION!
The most cr.i.KHRATr.u and iNrALum.E remedy
for Colds. Coughs, Asthma, and every form of pcl
MnjtARY cNsusirnoN, is the Hungarian balsam
or life, discovered by that eminent Medical Chem
ist, Dr. Buchan of London. England, and exten
sively known as the Great English Remedy.'
It has hcen tested fur upwards of seven years
in Great Britain and on the Continent of Europe,
whern it is universally considered the great and
only remedy for this awful malady, and is now
introduced into tho United Slates under the im
mediate superintendence of the inventor. Within
three years it has been distributed from Maine to
Florida, and from Canada to Wisconsin, and its
effects are every where alike
ASTONISHING AND TRIUMPHANT!
As a preventive medicine, ond an antidote
."gainst tho Consumptive tendencies of tho cli
mate, it is invaluable. Asa remedy for severe
and obstinate Coughs, Inflammation of tho Lungs,
Croup, Slc, it is unrivalled. But the American
Agent is socenSdent of the merit of this great
Remedy, in the worst forms of Consumption, thut
ho prefers to have it used by tho
rnthorthan by persons aiilicted with soma simple
nnd less dangerous disorder of ll.c Throat am!
Lungs. Tiin may tee n stroll,' langu: -gr ; but it
is the result of e.vmTirnc1 in thousij nds of rnsrs,
sustoin"d hy the most intelligent and unimpeacha
blii tesiirnony. Vv'a lit no: pronounce it an inl'ulii
ble remedy in all ease, but it i.s
Tin: war infaltjiif.!
Remedy known to tlio civilized worM. It is the
best proven:!-, e of hereditary Consumption it, i
the best u.-i.-njer against, tl.o intlnenees of cli
ueite it. is tl.o best, remedy for incipb-iit ln
sinv.pti.m and it is the great and only remedy for
that f. .i,-:'iii
sji-Tr.Ni:.e. or T:ir. lvnc.i iNFLAMJiATny ok T;:r.
ntJiRRAxr. Ar;n tclehct'locs ntciv!
Which are the last clf;cts of that awful scourge,
and -v!iich are erroneously supposed to he bevund
tho reach of medical aid. The Agent or Proprie
tors of n'.li'jr medie'ines, dare not claim for their
preparaiions a power like this. They know thu in
no case have such effects been produced. Tho
grand object and purpose of the common 'remedies'
is simply to give rki.ief not to li;p.e. This i
easily done by any intelligent Physician or Dreg-
gist but while uallymg with tnoo delusive com
rou.Nljs, the patient riinidlv declines, and every
day places him farther and farther
beyond Tim liii.icit cf itnrr.!
Such is not the case with the Hongirian Bal
sam. It i- always salutary in i's e'.l'jctsne'-er
ini'iriotw. I', is not an Opiate It is nit a To
nic it is not a mere Evp-jctorant. It is not in
tended to lull tho invalid into a fatal security. It
is u great remedy a grand healing and curative
compound, the great uml only rjinedv which med
ical science nnd skill has yet produced for the
treatment of ibis hitherto unconquered malady.
It is, in 1'uct, tho
EF.ST BEMKnr I" TitS WOULD!
And no person, atllicted with this dread nattoal
disease, will be just to himself and his friends,
if he go down to the grave without testing its
virtues. A single hott'e, in most eases, will pro
duce a favorable cliangi! in the condition of ant
rATir.NT. nowEvnii low, though there are cases,
wo admit beyond its power to cure.
Tho American Ag;nt of tho Great English
Remedy, having full confidence in its extraordi
nary eiricnev in tho wurt forms of Pulmonary
disease, boldly solicits for treatment, not the
common nnd ordinary cases of simple Colds or
Inflammation, but what ara considered the most
Arr.vLUNQ c.tsns of
CONFIRMED AND ISCUKAfiLE TUBCr.Ctr.0fS DTsE.tsc!
If ihero is a remedy in the world, it is lo be
found in Dh. Blciian's Huvoauian Balsam. It
has cured cases supposed to be past all hope. It
has raised invalids, as it were, from tho very
grave. It has cured after all oilier systems, med
icines, nnd methods of treatment have failed. It
is found to ho superior to all the effects of Medi
cated Baths. Inhalation, change of climile, or any
of the thousand experiments that wealth and inge
nuity have ever attur.iptcd. It stands alono and un
rivalled, OS tho GREATEST AND HEST or ALL REM
EDIES. The obstailes which even the well-founded in
credulity of mankind has opposed to the success
of the Hungarian Eulsam, are now fast disappear
ing, as its triumphs become more widely spread
over tho land; and it is rapidly reaching the envia
ble position of a STANDARD M EDK'INE, which lliav
6e K'Uiid in all rcseectnble Medicine S'ores and
Anothec'vy Shops in ihe country recommended
by Physicians, where their own treatment fails
and kept in numerous respectable families, as a
preventive medicine, to be used upon the first ap
pearance Of this FEAIirUL DEiTKOVER.
.Void by McDonald 0i- .Smith, iVo.'o Agents for
the United Kingdom, at the Italian Worehouse,
Regent .Street, London, iu Bottles and Cases, tor
Ships, Hospitals, ifcc.
Ily Special Appointment David F. Er.APi.r.E,
Hi) Court iS'iroet, Bu-ton, Mass., A'ole Asenl for '
tho United .Suites and British American IV fvinces
American price, l per bottle, with full direc
tions fur the restoration of Health.
Pamphlets, containing a mass of English and
American certificate and o'her evidence, shoivin"
the unequalled merits of this Grout English Re.n
edy, may be ohiuinedof the Agents, gratis.
Aone gt 111:1110, without the r'nt 'ii si -nature of
t'nn American gen:, on a gold and brunj l.i'icl,
to countc? leit winch is forgery.
A'if.nts Du. E. Eatei:i.v V Co., No. 7'i
Chesnut street, .S't. Louis, .Wo., General Whole
sale Agent fur the iVesltrn States and Territo
For salo hyW.ii. R. Snelkos, Druggi it, Agent
for l-'ayelte, iWo. AU j, by O. HUNiiiuiso:;, Drug
gist, lii'l'g lW, Mo.
l i'bruary y7ili, li'17. 51 4m.
To the. C'iS.e:;s ol' ESounrd.
The subscriber returns
liis sincere thuuks to the
Citi'."ns of H c'.vurd Co ,
for their liberal rntronfge
I ereti.l'ore ho n him. and
v h fi-'-L
slill oilers his services to
? i'7 is theei as repairer of all
&T,V" kinds of WATCHES,
from tho Ship Chronometer, dowu to the old and
faithful Bn.i.'s Eve. New Jewells re-sett in
Woiches, anil all kinds of work done in the line
of Watch Making, at the sign of the large Watch
and Spectacles. G. W. COOKE.
Boonvill., December (1th. Hlti. H!l lv
rHAVE now on hand as good an assortment
of Jewelry as these "diggins" will justify my
keening consisting of all that is FashimnVie:
Such ns ilne Breast Pins for ladies; Finger Rings;
Ear Rings; Gold Chains; Pencils; Shirt Studs, for
gentlemen: Watch Keys, &c. Also, a few strong
W'nlding liins left, but selling very fast. Please
call boon of they will all be sold.
O. W. COOKE.
Bocnville, December Gth, 140. 30 1 y
At tho sign of tho Watch and Spectacles, I
have on hand and fur aole as good an article of
genuine Sihtr .Spoons, as was ever put in the
mouth of any one. I hove from the Soup Ladle
toiho Suit Spoon, which I will sell cither forold
Silver.or Cash not particular.
O. W. COOKE.
Boonvillo, December 0th, 1940. H9 ly
BY virtue and authority of an act of the Leg
islature, and by nuthority of Margaret Ilran.
nin and her heirs, the undersigned will sell to
the highest bidder, on Saturday, tho SMMi day of
March next, at the residence of Richard Bran
nin, Sen'r., near tho road leading Irom Franklin
to Fayette, e'gbt valuable
to-wit: one woman, CARY,
aged about '15 years; three
girls SARAH, fourteen; MA
RY, twelve: CAROLINE, ten;
three men ADA.M, twenty
one; CHARLES, nineteen; GARLAND, twenty;
ana one boy, ic.jn.ijc., seven years old.
gfo4,.wicil Utensils, Household
and Kitchen Furniture; also, at the fame time and
place, unless sooner disposed of, the FARM on
which said Brannin resides, containing two hun
dred acres, about eighty acres in cultivation, and
is equal to any lmd in ihe county f,r he:ou or
tobacco; on which there is comfortable building-,
good orchard, and excellent water spring an:
wclN; nlso, eighty acres, being too e.i-,t half of
the- n"rth-ent qtiartr of section thirty-six, in
town-hip fifty nnd range seventeen.
Terms um-lo known on the day of sale. Du'
attention will b'. given hv
J i.KE KINGSEURY, Trustee.
Febriary 7 li. i- ;7. 51 4t
Di 'i Goods, Ribbon r A
r, . . i-
Xu. 101 Main Strrrt, Si. Louis. ZZj.,
Wcild r.'sp?c:fi,i: cr ll tl e nutrition ci"
chan's, risiiing the city, for the purpose
chasing i;..oil., to a very" line asorii.;i-nt of i
Dry Goods. St comprising in part:
Engliaii and Ainencin f-.m-.y Ptir.'.j,
" " St-o'ch iyw.n.
Tans Wool Biregus, ,!: ."Moslln,
uluci Itniian Siiits,
Tr. Su iss Robes,
" rari'i'iiiii do.
L. C. Mdkfs, in folds and cartons,
Gents Pr. Pongee do.
Eng. Turkey Red do.
5-4 to 10-4 black Thibet Shawls,
b-4 to U-4 ' D Lair.u do.
Rich black Silk do.
" lig'd ik. do.
Li-!-1 nr.d 'i l.rnni L'i :es.
r;rcr,.-a, Pedal. V.nj . i NennoUtaa Bonnets,
Rich Uonn"t and Lap Ribaons,
Ladies Bill. Silk Gloves,
" ' Kid "
" Whit ' nnd col'd Kid Glovon,
Long. Fllot Glmes nnd Mitts,
" and col'd TulVetta Ribbons, which wi'h
a full afscrtnicnt of o.hrr stiles, too numerous to
particularize, will be sold u't very low prices ai.d
on fnvorab',-) :er;ns. An early call will s-uUi'y any
one Unit they can make it lie ir interest tj pur
chase of me. Call nnd examine for yourselves,
A. F. W. WKBIJ, 1G1 Main Street.
St. Louis, Feb. (j'.h, 1-47. !- 0m
-T, V H M. MA UJ II 7 M
Are now receiving their
Which makes an extensive, general and desirable
ALL kinds of GOODS.
The attention of Ladies is respectfully asked
to our very tine and astonishingly ch.'up assort
Cashmeres de Cosse,
Calitornia an I LamaTlaius,
Fancy and Klack Robes.
Alpacas, Bavarians, Limit Cloths, liombaziues,
Merinues, Muslin de L-iiiies,
New Sivle Pr.ixTs,
All kds or White Guoi s,
Bonnet Velvets and Velvet Punnets,
All.of beautiful style, in interesting variety, and
at astonishingly low prices.
A great variety of very desirable
Mantles and Fancy Handk'fs.,
Worsted ar.d Silk Muts,
All sorts of Gloves,
New style Combs,
Hair, Cloth and Tooth Brushes, ic.. ie.
A beautiful assortment of Extra Sup'r. French,
English und American
Plain and fancy Cssiwr.urs,
Velvet, S.iti.n ani i ancv Vr.srixst,
Heavy Winter Plaids and Stripes,
S itlini tis and Jean".
Coat Idankits and Rlanket Coatings,
Tub Alto Ctts-dmerrs,
L'envir ar.d Pilot l lolhs. &c, &c., '.li'ii
every iirticlu lor t.: -niit men's and Children's weir.
Trom the lincst to tiie very cheapest desirable Win
Proivn end Tleaclied Domestics,
Dicpcrs and towellings. !
Nei.-ro Clotiiiiig a:l b:i.ni.
lltd nnd c';.J. lie P.liinkeis,
Xr'hite and col ireil i-1-iniii.ls, j
iinu uii i.-i.i r iMiioa ii ciuinc -1 y VJUl'US a 1 1
ciit'i', iiiiu son1! liltt-afJi. :i l.i ill i:. Jl. I
uur oiock hi i
liootsi ftSltl !(Iirs, i
for qna'iiy, workmanship cud low prices;, cor.not
be i,rpaMd. i
i'.len s very snpericr thick Roots,
Kip, Call and Waterproof do,
Ro)'s coarse n:d Calf do.
Coarso nnd Kip Rmgans,
Calf and ivi,i Monro",
Mi-,e, -bo), and Cliildron's Shoes,
also a great variety of
Lalils Shoes and Si.irrEr.s,
of many kinds, among which is a beuutiful style
Fhfm 11 K-n Si.iiTi-.Ks,
on the whole a choice, well selected and desirable
Slock, at uci prices as will be satisfactory.
Our Stock is Unusuam-V Exitss'ivn,
an! being somewhat Into in the market jve must
mako rapid sales, and will bo content to do so at
very small profits.
please call, see, and judge for yourselves and
in aiding us promote your own interests.
SWITZLER & SMITH.
Fayette, October 31st, l.i4U.
(t-L!eesux, Tallow, Joans, Linsry, Tow I.in
n, Dried Fruit, ,c, want'ii.
117. Tuesday Packet, 1817.
Fur Portland, Jefferson Citif, Dooncille
find Glasgow, Missouri River.
j&Tdf Tho new nnd splendid double
K-T-i-'.n engine- steamer ROWENA,
J-tr?vzi f Wm. C. Jr.WETT, Master, will
run us a retiolar weekly packet to Glasgow, com
moncing on the opening of navigation, and wilt
leave St. Loui every Tuesday, at 0 o'clock, P. w.,
and w ill be at Herman. Portland and Jefferson City
every Wednesday: at Marion, Nashville, Frovidence,
Rochepoit, Boonville, and Glasgow every Thurs
day. Returning, the ROWENA will leavcG!agoir
every Friday, ot Yi o'clock, M.s will be at Arroif
Rock, Boonville, Rochep'Tt, Providence Nusli
villp, Mnrion, Clnysville, and Jefferson city, samo
day; at month of Osage, Cote Sans Desscin, Smith
and Young's Landings, Portland, Loutre Is:and.
Hertnnn, Washingon, South Point, Augusta, and
St. Char'es on Saturday, and arrive in St. Loui
early on Snndiy morning.
Th HOWENA is huiiding expressly for tha
Missouri river, and being of light draught, pas
sengors ond shippers moy rely upon iier remaining
in tho trade both in high and low water, and
upon the regularity of her arrivals and departures.
Her officers confidently hope, by attention to their
business, to merit a share ot the patronage to
liberally bestowed upon her favorite namesake.
For freight or pasng? apply on board, or to
11 ANNE Y Co., 25 Front St.
February 0th, 1-17.
lletrtilar Weekly Packet,
For Jefferson City, Booneillc, Glasgow, and
all inlermediale landings.
Gej"i Tii" sioonch hni!t pasengf
Vr.;j stealer T'.'li.V. CO PLANT,
" - r?rrit i.e.'". .n. J. ivnon, wia com-
ineni ,, i,,:r reour t
oni-ning of navl-.e.'i
every Sat-irnn y A'ii.
gow every Tue-d'-.y
her (Ida ti'.vnr.! t' i;i
iltl-go'.v. .',).. on tho
y. ill leave St. Louis
t -1 o'clock-, and Glas
uf. 1C oVlocl;. On
n i';,.I,t will 1"? at
. Co' :
:"s l- i..
' H. ; I::;
- h-.i-jrt, .Mount Vtr
il :. on Toe-jay; nt
j.i Ci:.v, .Montli of
"i:i, S:- li's L-.'iuirg,
ol, ir--rn:n, I.ulrt? Is
' .n, Soi;t: l'onil and
i;c-duy. and wili resell
r.o'v on board or lo
V- ,. l-ei'I.Vi!!c,
A.'.ii' iV J , Ola'r-.-.v.
t. I. Mis r-.r!
P.. V. !i
R. p. r
Fi r::r.ry U !.-, 1
For Ji j'jr-K.a (.'in;, Bojm Ji
; -..-,-; ;,-,
! a";V r"f ' ''
I ks4 :": rr"
a, id GU:ssr-u,
- w.r r . 1 iOei A,
:.li ...i:.:. Jr.,
.1 ' :.. ,i . iier r--i
i n the ei-'-:ii ir "f r-'i'.'
r t1l) i.i liu ibo. j
On tie: l.j
I.o';i on ev
.':'. ::.. -ri :
i the A 1 .
ill leave -S.
. p. ii -, nnd
jn. On tho
Silii Will bo
!'r." i .1 r ce,
rs ju city,
S:i.i- o's or. J
t. Louis ou
. -i -
cl; i i
, T.-i. 'i'.e. or'.
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!, Hero. in,
nrriie til .
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MARSHAL r.. Roche port.
i'P vV. i.'i'.. Ji.-li'ersnn City.
C. Ail ESS I'orl lan-l.
.:S, fc:. L:uis.
r.?.s. j. c. tar:
V.l & A. PATT1S0N.
iS. h-iving permnpenilv 1"-
:iC I lysic
iV-iwhrx nrar l-i
ivrtte, on the placo
:fi e'y n-rop;. .l i.y V. ashiiigt,.,! 'i,sh--r. r-'. tiboiit
oi 1 ij.,1-'.' r -it' ;i mile north -i- t of V. illeugiibv
Williams', oll'.-r their pru'cs-ional services, in all
its v.ir;0'-. hr -inches, to t!:n cidz:;is of lij.vorl
county. Tiiey rospect'ully bi.'icit a sharo of puolic
CC-i .- J
.i.r.r.s't w.il r.l-T p;a.-:l-e Denial
February fith, 1-17. tim.
J. S. CLARK,
tn r iX e o ii Si e- ia ( i t ,
4 doors north tj lac Plant tr's House,
SAINT I.OL'IS, MO.
"V.R. CLr.K rec,.rs j his r-.ienti. if the last
irs. 1:1 tne city
..brii-jrv titii, 1-
john; i. i:i.i.r.r. ins;:i.i, fc.nr:iTT,
t'.iiet & Se.tt i lUN
r I" 1! M T V K E A S D CPU JLSTER Y
Planters' Tobacco Warehouse, vp Stairs,
(South-west corner nf Second Street and Wash
ington Avenue.) St. Louis, Mo.
X. B Hsving the largest
lv" mock, ami tue most spacious
r:o'::r- nod L'liol-':-,
e'i-n !" 1.1 Is. W..rfc
1:-. V -. o. S;i-inish
. S:c.; u. Very 1 e.v for
iei'e-M,; and Retail,
r w. ' -,o sirjricst notice.
i c .... ; , Tl--.l
turner j ,N;oJ."(? raid 0.,re Streets,
-j- LOUIS MO"
t y s, j
3 t' n.'iise his
ruliy, thut ho bus
'- '- h .use, and
!. f tvurder.
s 1 - on : .i: iii thu
ni.noi! v.iuns, ,u
ii;, er'iiiiiing to a
r '..) any kiinilar
-V Inc-nos, nr. I t.. : ni'. -
'. ircei'.e ll.e ) ;-.. p-i , ." i ( i,.,
that it i;s iw.v i ;.,-n for li e r.- -.;
'I'll-! bull.iiili. llll'llliol;!,
most co.- .. ; rder, i;.n! l o
I uelli.i ci, w.. ih.t (in lt;-.l;::
: i'.rt rale I: :-. !; ii (t::v.i inf.
i c-i:.'..!.-l.'i.i.oL in tr.c el: ;.
1 Piiru".ih:r a'.icn:iii Ux I r- ii ti!:
j spr.eious roo'os am! p .:! rs f .r ei:-' ...
!. n visiiing
'c. i.uuis ui-.i i.nir Ki'iiiocs, tj anassur.
ai.ee is 4,'ivcii that, Lot i n y will their speL-iai
comfort aiid coi-.venlcnc- 1. consul. (.J, Dut (jjut
juie! u;;d ord'-r s'l ill at all times be preserved.
Thrf tuhle i f tho "Merchants' Hotel" will bo
supplied with the best vi nids the city and vicinity
can pioduce; ami in the bur attached to the house,
(wl. ich has bien removed to the base, nent story,
mi Secor.d strtci.) will bo found ihe ruuiccst wine
This house is in the most central port of tba
city, couvenient to ull the extensive business
houses, plr.ccs of amusement, and thu steamboat
l uu'.ing, rendering it a desirable reorl for busi
ness men in ihe iieinity, as well as to merchants
visiting the city on business.
JOSHUA P. JEFFRIES.
St. Louis, February Otb, 1d47. iHOm.
i l0! Ware-Rooms n tho Wist, the
j rsxvl I'ronrie'ors a-e' prepared to fur
i V ! ''ii'ir". Stemiboais. Pi,!,;;c
I Xj '.'l "! 'i-es, liivl.inrr. and L,al-
tj f'- v l-l'F-"in central, with a rou-plrte
i J A ii- siirie.e'r.i of f.ae, ipo.-liufn, and
iv-'.ini n f
is-eri-; nNfi. r.-ir- --s. '.'ol 1.'
l p.fo.'.n.s. v.-y.. .', w,:: ..v
I lorict-,- s, Tr io-ps-i r' :in .1 V
Hoxes, C! .,-(:!. r..-;.,li. i):
.'io-s, I,, ll.-.lili;i
i C;i -1 ' . in.l i-i-i.v, i
I T;.'. i i oocn ri.j i:-i to ox
I St. Loui, Fcbruarv l)