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FASHIONABLE DRY GOODS.
For the Fall and Winter Trade, 1850
rTTHE Subscriber ha vine lost received from New
JL York and Philadelphia, an eleuanf and extensive
supply of STAPLE AMD FAJVCY DRY GOODS,
embracing every variety of Slvle and Fashion lor (he
Season, would respectfully invite his fiiends and cus
tomers, and the public at large, to an early examination
of the same, being fullv persuaded they cannot foil to
admire and be won bv their superior Richness and
Beauty, and still more delightedttith the good bar gains
ne inienas to give mem.
The assortment comprises, in part. the following viz
Super Black Gros-de Rhine Silks, :
Chameleon Satin D'chine do. :
Plaid and Figured Changeable dor
' Lupins finest French Merinos,
Plain and Embroidered Cashmeres and Delaines.
Silk Poplins, and Mohair Lustres,
Chameleon Lyonese Cloth,
Super Black Merino Cashmere and Atpacca.
Plain, Polka, and Chine Delaines,
Hungarian and Jennv Lind Cloths, ffor Dresses.)
Slue. Brown. Green and Mode coloied Satin striped
Changeable Thibet, and 'Cherry color'd Paramatta
New Style Calicoes and Ginghams,
Irish Linen, and Cotton Shirtinsr.
Rich Velvet Trimming, and Silk Braids and Laces,
Inserting and Edgings,
Beautiful Bonnet, Belt, and Neck Ribands,
Fine Kid and Silk Gloves, and Mits.
Together with many other desirable aiticles, among
Cloths, Cassimeres, and Vestings,
Sattinets. Tweeds Cloth and Kentucky Jeans,
Fine Moleskin and Fur Hats,
Fur and Cloth Caps,
Gentlemen's Boots and Shoes,
Ladies Walking Shoes, Slippers and Gaiters,
Jenny Lind and Leghorn Bonnets,
Kersey's, Linsey's, and Blankets,
Silk and Cotton Umbrellas.
T. A. MITCHELL
Raleigh, Nov. 6, 1850. 840 tf
State of North Carolina, Martin County.
Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Oct. Term, 1S50,
Elizabeth Hvman and others, vs. Simmons Burnett
Adm'r. and others Petition for Settlement.
IT appearing to the satisfaction of the Court that James
Burnett. Thomas Burnett, Reddick Hyinan, Archi
bald Hyman, Cullen Moore and wite Abigail, John,
William. Jane, and Lova Louisa Moore, Children ol
Asa Moore, and Minerva, Marion, William W., George
W., and Hugh Hyman, Children of Wiley Hyman, are
non-residents of this Male : it is ordered Dy tne uouri
that DubTication be made for six weeks in tne North
Carolina Standard, for said James Burnett, Thomas
Burnett. Reddick Hyman, Archibald Hyman, Cullen
Moore and wife Abigail, John, William, Jane, and Lova
Louisa Moore, Minerva, Marion, William vv., ueorge
W.,and Hugh Hyman, to appear at the next term ol
this Court, to be held for the County of Mai tin at the
Court House in the Townot Williamston, on the second
Monday ot January next, and plead answer or demur,
or the Petition will be taken pro coryesso as to mem.
and heard accordingly.
Witness, Lawrence Johnson, Clerk of our said Court
at office the second Monday in October, A. D., ISoO
L. JOHNSON, Clerk.
Nov. 16, 1830. (Pr adv. $5 62$.) 5 6t.
State of North Carolina, Martin County.
Court of Pleas and Quarter Session, Oct. Term 1850.
Patsey Harrell and others vs. George W. Hyman, Exr.
and others Petition for settlement.
IT appearing to the satisfaction of the Court that Red
dick Hyman, Archibald Hyinan, Cullen Moore and
Wife Abigail, John, William, Jane, and Lova Louisa
Moore, Children of Asa Moore and Minerva, Marion,
William W George W. and Hugh Hyman. Children of
Wiley Hyman are non residents of this State : It is or
dered by the Court that publication be made for six
weeks in the North Carolina Standard for the oaid Red
dick Hyman, Archibald Hyman, Cullen Moore and wife
Abigail, John, William, Jane, and Lova Louisa Moore.
Minerva, Marion, William W. George W. and Hugh
Hyman to appear at the next term ol this Court to be
held for the County of Martin at the Court House in
the Town of Williamston on the second Monday of
January next and plead answer or demur, or the Petition
will be taken pro confesso as to them and heard accord
ingly. Witness, Lawrence Johnson Clerk of our said Court
at office the second Monday in October, A. D. 1850.
L. JOHNSON, Clerk.
Nov. IS, 1850. (Pr. Adv. $5,6J.) 5 6t.
State of North Carolina, Martin County.
Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Oct Term, 1850.
Nancy Ward against W. W. Ward and others Petition
tor Division of Land.
IT appearing to the satisfaction of the Court that Thos
J. Ward is not an inhabitant of this State : It is there
fore ordered by the Court, that publication be made for
six weeks in the North Carolina Standard, foi the said
Thomas J. Ward to appear at the next Term ol this Court
to be held for the County of Martin, at the Court House
in the Town of Williamston, on the second Mondav ol
January next, and plead answer or demur, or the Peti
tion will be taken pro eonfesso as to him, and heard
Witaess, Lawrence Johnson, Clerk of our said Court
at office the second Monday in October, A. D. 1850.
L. JOHNSON, Clerk.
October 16, 1850. (Pr. adv. $5 62J.) 5 6t.
Public Sale, and Negroes to Hire.
ON Tuesday, the 17ih of December next, 1 shall
sell by Public Vendue, on a credit of Six months,
at the late residence of Joel Harris in the County of
Franklin, 350 bbls. ol corn, 47 stacks of Fodder ; 25,
000 lbs of Cotton in the seed ; a quantity of Shucks and
Peas ; 16 bbls. New Brandy ; the stock ef Hos ; Two
yokes Oxen ; 1 Ox-cait ; a large quanlityof Tools of va
rious kinds ; 1 Cotton Gin ; one Wheat Thrasher ; two
Siiils complete ; a quantity of cider barrels, and many
At the same time and place, I will hire for the ensu
ing year, Forty or Fifty Likely Negroes.
N. B. MASSENBURG, Ex'r.
November 15, 1850. 5 4tw.
Grand Ledge of North Carolina.
THIS MASONIC BODY will convene in this citv
on Monday evening the 2nd of December next, "at
7 o'clock, and will continue its sittings until all busi
ness which may be submitted for its consideration
shall be disposed of. All individuals concerned in the
deliberations of this, body, are respectfully requested to
Lodges which have been working under dispensations
will not fail to apply (or Charter, if they i to se
cure a permanent existence.
WILLIAM T. BAIN,
,., Grand Secretary.
Raleigh. Sept. 25th, 1850. 835 it.
TAKEN up and committed to the Jail of Rowan
County, N. C, on the 1st of October, 1850, a Ne
gro man, who says his name is BOB, and that he belongs
to Wtn.Crosstic of Kentucky, and that he was purchased
by said Crosstic from John C. Moore of Raleigh. Said
negro is of a light complexion, about 35 years of age, 5
feet 8 or 10 inches high, and has two of his upper teeth
cut in front. The owner of said slave is requested to
com forward, prove property, pay charges, and take
him away, or he will be dealt with as the law directs.
.. L r . C. KLUTTS, Sheriff
Salisbury, N. C. October 15, 1850. 3 tt.
READY MADE CLOTHING
SEE! . SEE ! SUE!
Sism. R. R. R. R.
FROCKS and Dress Coata from $2 50 to $14 ar.d
820 ; Sacks from $2 60 to SI 1 ; Over coats from
$2 50 to $25 ; Pants from 91 50 to $9 ; Vests from $1 75
to 95 ; Shirt from 7a cents to $2 60 ; all made up un
der oar. own inspection, and will be warranted in every
particular. OLIVER So PROCTER,
R. R. R. R
Rleigh, October th.
-. t Received ,
lj DIE3 B,ack Wi.r Gaiter.. superior article,
Raleigh. Oct. SO. No; Fy'"y St.
; NORTH CAROLINA
MUTUAL. INSURANCE COMPANY,
RALEIGH, R. C-
THE following persons have been elected Directors
and Officers of this Company for the j resent year
Dr. Josiah O. Watson, Jos. G. B. Roulaac, Richard
Smith, John Primrose, Henry D. Turner, S. W. WhiU
ne TT tt jaw m m SkT n . .
ing, I a. oeiDy, 01 Kaieign ; lieo. Mcrtein, rayeue-
ville, Joshua U. Wright, Wilmington, Jas. i. iloyt,
Washington, James Sloan, Greensborough, Wm. Bad
ham, Eden ton, Joshua Boner, Salem, Joseph Pool,
Elizabeth City. Michael Brown. Salisbury, Alexander
Mitchell, Newbern, W. N. H. Smith, Murfreesborough,
H. B. Wflliams, Charlotte, John B. Barrett, Milton, ana
A. T. Summy. Asheville. .
All Directors are authorized to receive applications.
Josiah O. Watson, President,
J. G. B. Roulbac, Vice President,
Richard Smith, Treasurer,
J. C. Partridge, Secretary,
John H. Bryan, Attorney,
J. Hersman, General Agent.
S. W. Whiting, )
Richard Smith, Executive Committee.
John Primrose, )
This (Inmnanv is now in successful operation, -nd is
prepared to effect insurance against fire on all kiuus of
property, 15 lea ru jviuis anu i urpenuue inniu.n;
cepted.) . .
All communications in reterence to insurance siwiuu
lie addressed to the Secretary, post paid.
J. C. PARTRIDGE, Sec'y.
Raleigh, January 2, 1850. 793
NEW GOODS FOR 1850.
riHE Subscribers are now receiving their FALL
J. AND WINTER SUPPLIES, consisting in part
of the following : .
Black Gro DeLyon and Silver Grey Silks,
Fancy and Black Brocade Silks,
Black, Fancy and White watered do.
Chameleon Silks, Super Chene Silks,
Levantines, Brocade Sernidors,
Plain and watered Poplins,
' Lyonese Cloths, Paramettas,
Silk and wool Chene Muslin De Lanes and Cashmeres
Cnamcleon Turks, ,
Engligh, French and German Merinos, .
Striped, Printed, and Plain Muslin DeLaines and
Cashmeres, Chameleon Alpacas,
Ribbon, Velvet, and Hair Ball TrimmingB,
Black Silk Lace,
French work Capes, Collars and Cuffs,
Jackonct, Check, Swiss, India Book,
Dotted, Tarlton and Nansook Muslins,
Bonnet, Cape, Neck, Cuff and Belt Ribbons,
Paris Kid Gloves,
Shawls and Visites,
Ladies and Misses Paris Embroidered Linen Cambric
Real Valencia Thread Edgings,
Tapes, Bobbins, Edgings and Insertings, &c.
R. TUCKER & SON,
Raleigh Sept 11, 1850. 832
Copper work. Turpentine Stills, Ac.,
THE Subscriber informs the public that beis still car
rying on his business in all its branches, at his Shop '
near the Raleigh Depot. Turpentine Stills made to or
der, in the best manner, and warranted to work well ;
and all kinds of work promptly done in copper, brass
steel, iron, &c.
Constantly on hand and for sale locks of all sorts and
sizes, guns, pistols, &c The Subscriber only asks of
the public to give bun a full and lair trial, as he is deter
mined not to be surpassed in his line. The Subscriber's
establishment being the only one of the sort in all that
region of country, he confidently appeals to North Caro
linians and to the friends of home industry, to sustain
Now is the time to Save Fuel.
BUCK'S Patent Improved Cooking Stoves, also, Stan
ly's Air-tight, suitable for Parlors or private rooms.
I am the only Agent in North Carolina for Buck's Pa
tent Improved Cooking Stoves. Any person wishing to
purchase I would respectfully refer them to the follow
ing gentlemen, who have them in use : Messrs. Charles
Dewey, Dupree, D. Cameron, W. H. Haywood, Col.
Yarbrough, E. P. Guion, and Geo. W. M orders i.
P. S. His Establishment has been removed to Fay-
etteville Street, Raleigh, N. C.
Kalei-h, Sept. 1st, 1850. 797 tf.
A. B. STITH,
Agent, Commission Merchant and Dry Goods
Broker, New York.
TENDERS bis services to the Merchants, Planters,
and citizens of the Southern States, and will attend
to any business in his line either in the sale of Produce
or Merchandize, or the purchase of Dry Goods, Groceries,
Hardware, Crockery, Shoes, Hats, Furniture, Carriages,
Musical and Agricultural instruments, Baggiug Rope,
Drugs, Medicines, &c. He flatters himself as a purchaser
of goods for Southern Merchants, his experience will en
able him to give entire satisfaction to the Merchants who
may entrust to him their orders.
His Excellency Charles Manly, Raleigh.
William Hill, Secretary of State, do
G. W. Mordecai, Pres't B'k of State, do
Dr. J. O. Watson, Pres't Mu. In. Co., do
B. F. Moore, Esq., Attorney Gen., do
Matthew Shaw, Esq., Washington.
Hon. J. K. J. Daniel, Weldon.
Andrew Joyner, Esq., do
R. H. Lewis, Esq., Greensborough, Ala.
Raleigh, February 6, 1850. 796
BUFFALOE & COOKK, "
Wholesale and Retail Grocers, Ac.
Old Market St. Raleigh, N. C.
THE Subscribers having connected themselves in bu
siuess, under the Firm of BUFFALOE & COOKE,
take this occasion to inform the public that they will
keep constantly on hand all articles necessary for the
uses of the Family or Farm. Their stock consists in
part of the folowling articles :
Bacon and Lard,
Iron and Nails,
Flour, Meal and Com,
Loaf, crushed, clarified and
Coffee, Molasses, and Salt.
Sperm, Adamantine, and
Cast and German Blis. Steel
Castings, Trace Chains, and
Sole and Upper Leather,
Powder and Shot, and Lead
Tallow Candles, Soaps,
Tobacco, Snuffs, Sec.
Country produce particularly com, fodder, and dry
beef-hides will be taken at fair exchange.
The above articles have been carefully selected and
bought with cash, and the subscribers are determined not
to be undersold by any dealers in the City. .
J. G. M. BUFFALOE.
GEORGE T. COOKE.
April 9, 1850. 807
N. B. South side Old Market Street, fourth and fifth
doors East of Williams, Haywood, & Co's Drug Store
THE Subscribers take occasion to inform
the public generally that they will carry on
the business in all its branches, at the old
stand, and that no efforts nor expense will be spared on
their part to accommodate the travelling community.
Conveyances, with good horses and careful drivers, will
be furnished at all times and at short notice ; and ia fact
every convenience for travelling, in the wny of
Horses, Carriages, Bugles, &c.
Will be supplied on the most favorable'and accommo
dating terms. .
The Subscribers also expect to keep constantly on
hand, Horses, Buggies, Carriages, &c. for sale.
Any persons wishing to put out their Horses by the
week, or moiith, or year, will have them well attended
to, at moderate prices. Their Stables are on Wilming
ton Street, just to the east of Market Square.
Hoping to receive liberal encouragement, the under
signed pledge themselves to do all in their power to mer
it public patronage. BUFFALOE & COOKE.
Raleigh, April 5, 1850. , 808
ALL sizea Cloth and Tweed Sacks and Frocks for
Sunday and every day wear, at from $2 50 to $4
Pants beautiful at $2 60, Vests $2 50 Satin and all
frts, and all colors. Persons , at a distance can
be supplied by forwarding their measures and stating the
ge of the boy OLIVER Sc. PROCTER.
November 9. . 842
WE have a large assortment of Negro Clothing, all
kinds or Jackets, Over Coats, Pantsand Vests, that
we will sell cheaper than the goods can be purchased,
much less to have them made. To which w invite the
heads ef families who have their servants o supply.
. ,oc OLIVER-& PROCTER.
Oct. 7, 1850. 83 tf.
.7. TO THE WOBlD GENERALLY,
North Carolina Specially,
And Oar FTlenis kmd Patrona Particularly I
The Largest Assoxtment of Goods
In the State of North Carolina, both in the Piece, and
READY MADE. .
To which we invite the attention of the public
nT.iTTRrl & PROCTER.
ME33.6B:-aJsrQ? r-a.xi.033.8, -aroi.
- m -mm -arm . wm wm
Sign Of ine mm. m mm. a.
Ugly Bow Fayettevllle Street, Kalefgb.
rmUE Immortal Insect, alias the Bugg, alias Oliver,
' H ' a D,irtM. haa inat relumed from the
u 01 Oliver .. j .
City of Gotham, otherwise New York, the London of
America, opem oia - -oa
atortment MMl! Vrl
surpassed, ana rareij c- -- -
aThana and ready for exhibition. VVhilst.absent said
JisUnguished peonage lor the benefit of the firm par
SallvXt lor the public more particularly, had cut and
made under his own ipecial direction and supervision,
a very large and .s
General Assortment of Clothin
. u.-i. i..m ir,,w.ir r.nats. til sizes and
emoiaciiiK oic .;-
prices, Brown, Green, Blue, Drab, &c,&c, 'ne
1 . ... . . ..A IMnnlia- all COlorS.
sacks ana v tucks, o--
Pautsand Vests all kinds from the low vulgar to the F eru
or hightalwtm. Dress Shirts, under Shirts, all kinds.
" 6 . , :,,.. uuuv Si k under Shirts.
Urawers 01 every uco- J 7 . , .., ;;,
Net cotton D.awers, a new article, to which we invite
special attention, mocks, ravais, s -zr, ,;
Gloves, white, black, ana coloiea uspeuuc. -
' JENNY MXO SHIRTS,
direct from Stockholm, &-C. &c.'
Also whilst absent heard Jenny Lind sing sat with
in tour feet ot Geuninthe Hatter, the man wha .paid
JU luui w ......, Pliant lor bis ticket and
made money at that ; presented Jenny wilh a riding
1--:.... 1. . 1 1 iri.fiicii tal. as no rauv
tJap. thereoy renuenug uim' - - -
. .... u.. .. u 1 i nH i:mi. hud made too by
cau rifle unless sue " " r - - , -.
Geunin, precisely as the Ladies genera
heara of our lame for making them coat- consider
their Lords much handsomei and ore lashionabte men,
when rigged out at tne oiore wnere tw"6
ed by art.
.r I.eulslatnre, te.
.. .. Au:.... I ouialalure 1U want Ol
Members 01 ine aipi.iM"5 f
Clothing this Winter would "";ly"$
not nltv by postponing uic jjuivn-a.-e, -- -
Tn i. L, a'rrival here. Be sure and dont m.s.ake our
establishment, doiit let any body persuade you, inai 1 ne,
can do as well by you as we can. Dont fi"0"
to be humbuKged-that is a commodity wedou deal , i0,
and our friends know it. Gentlemen living in this couu
uroroutot it, would do well to give us a call, as we
' : 1 ... n .h.9i.i.r than ihe cheapest. Jrer-
.n. no loneer couiolain ol hiKh puces. II jou
want clothing for yourselves, your children or your
... f! .. .II k..... nhaanor than VOU Call
neighbors, can, we nn en mem v..r--
buv tne gouas mucn less uae men. ...-"w. - ,,
' 6 OLIVER &. PROCTER.
Raleigh, Oct. 9, 1850. ' R- R- R- R-
P S. We take this occastou to render our most grate
ful acknowledgements to a geuerous public for the very
lil.eral i.almnaue bes.owed UD011 ussinceour commence
ment in business, and trust that by promptly executing
their orders and spreading oveiselves lor ineir uei.cu.,
not only to merit but to teceive Ihe appelation 01 " well
Hone irood and laiihtul servants " bv a continuance ol
Iheir custom. Our friends and cusiomeis at a distance
will please read our advertisement and seud 011 tlieir
orders; we are anxiously waiting lor them.
Latest London, Pans aud .Northern lasnious jusi 10
Cutting of all kinds attended to immediately.
Raleigh, October 9, 1S50. 836
X UN AWAY from the subscriber, residing in Edge
JLVcombe county, four miles north of Tosnot Depot,
and about a quarter of a mile from tbe Railroad, on or a
bout the second 01 September last, bis negro man named
HARRY. Said Harry is about 40 years of age ; 5 feet
5 inches high, or thereabouts ; yellow complexion ; stout
built; has a scar on his left leg, from the cut of an axe; has
very thick lips; eyes deep sunk in his head; forehead
very square ; tolerably loud voice ; has lost one or two ol
his upper front teeth ; and has a very dark spot on his
jaw, supposed to be a mark.
Harry is a Carpenter by trade, and has been in the
employment of a Railroad Company, in whose service he
was when he runaway. He is well known along the line
of the Road. It is supposed that he has obtained, or will
endeavor to obtain, free papers from a free colored man
living in .Nash county, by the name of Moses Hagens,
and assume his name, in order to make his way to a free
The above negro was once th property of Mrs. Co-
page, ot CiUgecomb county ; aitcrwarus ne icii into me
hands of Asiel Farmer, from whom he was purchased by
Mr. Barnes, of said county, from whom I purchased him
about six years ago. He will be certain to alter bis name :
probablyto call himself Harry Copage, Farmer, or Barnes,
He was last heard from on the 11th September, on the
Newbern Road, about a mile and a half from Wilmington
enquiring the way to the Sound.
I will give the above Tcward to any person who will
deliver him to me, or lodge him in any jail in the State ;
or One Hundred Dollars if lodged in any jail out of the
State, so that I can get him again.
Captains of vessels are cautioned against taking the
above negro away, under the severest penalty ot tne law
Edgecombe county, N. C, Oct. 5, 1849. 814 tf.
Valuable Ileal Estate for Sale.
jf I offer for sale my entire Real Estate, upon which
are thirty -five sets of Boxes; the most of Which
have only been in use from one to two years ; with a suf
ficient quantity of round trees to cut at least twenty sets
more. The lands upon which these are situated is not
easily surpassed by any piney lands in Ji. astern Carolina
There is upon tbe premises two Distilleries neatly and
conveniently fitted up, with all necessary out-nouses.
Upon the farm, I think the buildings altogether are sel
dom excelled. Those wishing to purchase are invited
to examine for themselves. Terms shall be low, and
payments accomodating. Come and see.
Any person wishing to purchase, can be furnished
with a sufficient number of teams and wagons to carry
on both the operations of Farm and Turpentine, and
with a year 8 supply of provisions.
JOHN A. AVIRETT,
Catharine Lake, Onslow Co. N. C
July 22, 1850.
CITY OP RALEIGH.
A Desirable Residence for Sale.
THE Executrix of the late Louis D. Henry, offers for
sale his late Residence, near the City of Raleigh. The
Dwelling-House is a large and commodious one, and
remarkably well built, with all out houses complete. It
has about 15 or 17 acres of land attached, under tbe
highest cultivation. The premises being out of the
limits of the Corporation is not subject to the City Tax,
and still the situation is convenient, and within fifty
yards of the Governor s Mansion, in an excellent neigh
The terms of sale would be liberal.
D. K. McRAE.
Raleigh, July 15, 1850. ' 822 tf.
EUROPEAN Life and Manners, in Familiar Letters
to Princes, by Henry Colman, Author of Euro
pean Agriculture, and the Agriculture of France, Bel
gium, Holland, and Switzerland, 2 vols. 12 mo. For
sale by HENRY D. TURNER.
. Raleigh, Oct. 24, 1850. 839
' Unseed Oil.
8Bbs. Mountain Linseed Oil just to hand. 8 bbls. ex
pected next week. All warranted pure and lor sale
at a small advance by P. F., PES COT).
Raleigh, September SO, 1850. 835
1 CCORDEONS 100 Prices French Accordeona,
XV ot superior tone and finish, selected expressly from
a large lot by a competent judge, for sale low. " '
SAM L. H. MARES.
Petersburg, Sept. 19. ' 834 -
A Supply of Fresh Phoszene Gas
TUST to hand and for sale at
Raleigh, August Tth, 1850. - ; : vv s27
Kfjfin lb' Pore Lead in 25 and 180 1- kegs.' jus
fLFUUU received at - PESCUD'S.
Raleigh, September 30, 1850. 835
Oto Door Abevel Richard Smith's Old Corner.,
ETAICS 4c WIIAIAITIS would respectfully in
form their friends and the public generally, that they
have opened a Store on FayetteviUe Street, one door
above Richard Smith, Esq., where they will keep con-
stantly on hand a full supply of . .
Dry Goods, Ilard-ivarc, Cutlery;
and indeed every thing usually found in similar establish
ments, i hey present tne loiiowing as bjkuuicu.
Brocade French Cashmere, ,. -
Embroidered Silk and Crape, and Norwich Lustres,
Chameleon Turk's Silks and Poplins,
French Cashmere and Delaines, . . ;
Chameleon, figured and black Alpacas,
Velvet neck Ribbons and Belts,
French worked Colors and Cuffs, ,
. Embroidered KJbbon and velvet Trimmings,
Scalloped linen-cambric Handkerchiefs and Gloves,
Bonnets, Ribbons, and Artificials, .
Ginghams and Prints a!rgelot,
- French Cloths, Cassimeres, ard Vesfings, , ,
Beaver-cloth, Tweeds, and Kentucky Jeans,
Red and white Flannel, and Linsey ?d Plain Shawls,
Kerseys, Negro and bed Blankets,
Brown and bleached Domestics, Bed-tickit-g, Table
cloths and Diaper,"
Ladie's cotton, merino and silk Hose. Also, Ladic s
fine Walking Shoes and Gaiters,
J. Miles and Son fine Pegged Boots, ,
Calf, Kip, and coarse Brogans a good assortment,
Hats and Caps of every description,
Cutlery, Crockery, Spades, Shovels, trace-Chains,
Java, Laguira. and Rio Coffee,
. Loaf, crushed, clarified and brown Sugar. .
Together with a number of other articles not enumerated.
The subscribers respectfully solicit a share of public pat
ronage. They will sell good bargains for cash, or on
short time to punctual dealers.
H. L. EVANS,
JOHN G. WILLIAMS.
September 18, 1850. 833
SALE OF NEGROES, STOCK, &C.
HAVING qualified at February Term of the Court
of Pleas and Quarter Sessions of the County of
Wake, as Executrix to the last Will and Testament of
the late Cyrus Whitaker, dee'd. I shall proceed to sell
to the highest bidder, at tbe late residence of the said
Testator, on the 16th day of December next, several
horses, one large mule, the entire stock of hogs,- one yoke
of large oxen, likely cows .and calves, twenty-five bead
of sheep, crop ot corn, wheat, oats, fodder. &c. Togeth
er with a large assortment of household and kitchen fur
niture. Also, a portion of the land on which the said deceased
I will also sell, at the Court House, in the City of
Raleigh, on Saturday, Ihe 21 of December,
Fifteen Likely Negroes,
Among whom are several good cooks and washer wo
men, house servants, several very likely yellow boys and
girls, between the ages of ten and twenty years.
Tkrjis Part cash and part credit of six months ; but
more particularly made known on the day of sale. The
purchasers to give bond with approved security before
the property is changed.
MARY WHITAKER, Exr'jc.
November 14th, 1850. 843 Stw.
PIANOS ! PIANOS !
THE Undersigned respectfully informs the
Ladies and the Public in treneral. that he
U U y 7 anj hjg Agents are almost daily puting up
Pianos in some part of North Carolina, on trial and for
inspection ; and all Instruments that do not give satisfac
tion, will be taken back and Z10 charges made for trans
portation or carriage. Persons wanting good Pianos will
please send their orders. Address
No. 75, Greene st., Baltimore, Md.
Ttist of Prices.
With metalic or iron plates.- Entire metalic frame.
6 octave 180 to 250, . $250 to 300,
6.) " 250 to 300, 275 to 350,
7 " 300 to 350, S50 to 500.
Grand Pianos for 500 to 1000 dollars.
The above named Instruments are elegantly Manufac
tured in Beautiful Mahogany and Rosewood cases, of
soft and sweet, or powerful and brilliant tone, as the
purchaser may wish, with all the Litest improvements
that constitute a good and serviceable Piano. Nc hem
lock or toywork connected with thero. I would particu
larly recommend the metalic frame; tbe climate or change
of weather has no effect on them, and are well adapted
for the Southern climate; andean, with all safety, be
carried by water or land to any part of the United States.
Tbe manufacturer is able to give any number of refer
ences for 15 years back, of the durability of the Instru
ment, by Professors, Amateurs, and in Seminaries, where
they have-been 10 to 13 hours daily in use for a number
of years. '
April, 1840. 806 eow ly pd.
I HAVE just received a splendid stock of American,
French, and English Soups, consisting in part as fol
ft doz LowVi old Brown Windsor,
6 Large Omnibus Brown,
6 " Palinyrene, (a new variety,)
1 box Barber's Soap,
21 Hotel Soap,
4 doz. Assoi ted. Rose, Almond. Portrait, Imitation
Fruit, Poncine, Spring Flowers, Honey, Jinney Lind,
Wash Balls. Military, and Almocd Soap. '
6 dz. Creams, and Olophane, assorted,
AH of the best quality, and for sale low, by
. P. F. PESCITD.-
Raleigh, Oct. 2, 1850. 835
Steam Saw Mill!
I BEG leave to call the attention of builders and per
sons wishing to purchase Lumber to my
Steam Saw mill Near Raleigh,
where they can be supplied with any kind at the short
est notice. Also sawed Laths of the best Quality, at
$1 00 per M.
Raleigh July 13, 1850.
Valuable S-and for Sale.
A Valuable Tract of Land containing 208 acres, lying
between four and five miles West of Raleigh, on
both sides of Walnut Creek, and adjoining the land of
Rev. Thos. Meredith and others, will be sold on reason
For further information apply to
M. A. BLEDSOE.
Raleigh, August 21, 1850. 829
More Land for Sale.
KAA Acres of Valuable Land, lying two miles
v Vr South of Raleieh.on the Favettevil'.e road.
will be sold on a long credit notes well secured being
all that is desired Persons wishinit to examine the land
and premises can do so by calling on M. A. Bledsoe, who
who is authorized to sell it
October 9, 1850.
Dress and Frock Coats.
WE have 011 hand a beautiful assortment of Black
Dress and Frock Coats for twentv dollars. rnttn
up by ourselves and cannot be bought any where else in
ine uniieu oiaies ior me money. Kecouect that. We
have also fancy Frock and Dress Coats for fifteen, air.
teen, and eighteen dollars, the like of which never
was known before. OLIVER &. PROCTER.
Raleigh. Nov 9. 842
F;RESH supply of (.Saddler and Firtles,) English
Mustard; just received, and for sale by
;P, F. PESCUD.
Raleigh, August 7. 827
Cod Liver Oil
AFRESH supply of Rusbton, Clark & Co's, which
we believe to be superior to any we have seen. Just
received and for sale at the Drug Store of "'
WILLIAMS, HAYWOOD & CO.
Raleigh, April, 1850. . 887
Scotch Snnff and Tobacco
THOSE who are fond of a nice dip or good chew of
the weed, will find a superb article of Snuff and To
bacco, at Pescud's Drue Store.
T5 1 ' 1 . , .
naieigq, .august 7 th, IHnO. 827
- r -, ,; . Porter ; -. :,
FURTHER supply-, of , London Brown Stout in
Pints. ; Jus recieved at the Drug store of
WILLIAMS, HAYWOOD & Co. '
Raleight, Aug 21st, 1850. " ' ' 828
V. ; NORTH CABOXINA-. -v r
Mutual Insurance Company
BALEIGH, X. C. -1
THIS Company I now taking insurance on the lives
of healthy persons and Slaves, at their" established
rate of premium; This being the only Life Insurance
Company in the Sjtate, and working under a charter suit
ed to the condition and circumstances of all, the Direc
tors feel no hesitation in saying that it affords greater
inducements for the insurance of Uvea than a Dy other
Company in the country. " : -i ' '': ' " i '
The 5th Sec of the Charter provide"Thattho husband
may insure his own life, for the sole use and benefit of
his wife or children, free from the claims of the repre
sentatives of the husband or any of his creditors."
It is conducted on the mutual plan, eacn person in
sured becoming a member thereof, and not liable beyond
tbe amount of his premium.
Policies for SlOO to 5000 will be issued on ine me
of a wliite person : and on Slaves for two-thirds their
market value, for a term of from one to five years, as
the owner may desire. ', -.- .
AH losses of the Company are paid within aw flays al
ter proof of loss is furnished. No California risks taken.
I he business of the Company is conducted under tne
immediate supervision of
. . Dr. Chaa. E. Johnson, President, ,
Wm. D. Haywood, Vice President,
James F. Jordan, Secretary, '
Wm. H. Jones, Treasurer, " " '
Perrin Busbee, Attorney, , .
Dr. Wm. H. McKee, Examining Physician.
J. Hersman, General Agent
All Communications on business should be addressed
post paid, to JAMES F. JORDAN,
Nov. 1, 1850. , 1
READY MADE CLOTHING,
At Wholesale and Retail.
WE have just received from one of the largest and
best established Houses in the United States,
one of the largest and best assorted Stocks ever brought
lo this Citv. a Stock that would favorably compare wilh
tbe Custom Work ot any Establishment in the Union,
which we are instructed to sell at unprecedented low
prices, and to which we invite the attention ot Country
Merchants, citizens of Raleigh, th surrounding Coun
try, and Members of the next General Assembly, and ask
them to call and examine our Stock before purchasing
elsewhere, as we are determined to sell at prices that
will defy competition.
Country Merchants need have no fears of finding us
with a broken assortment, as we shall continue to have
laree additions throughout the Season.
In addition to the above, we have a full assortment of
fine Shirts, Jenny Lind and other patterns, together witn
Silk, Merino, Lambs wool Shirt and Drawers.
All of which we will sell as low as they can be pur
chased of any Establishment in New Yolk or any otn
City. A. B. STITH & CO.
Raleigh, Nov. 6, 185a 840 w tf. ,
COTTOU YARX AIf SEINE TWINE
MADE BY NEW MACHINERY
BATTLE AND COMPANY,
Rocky Mount, JVash County, JVorth Carolina.
ARE now manufacturing of excellent quality, Cotton
Yarn and Seine Twine, w,hich they will sell at the
Their Machinery is New, and they feel n hesitation in
their manufactures to give satisfaction. Merchants xvith
in 50 miles of Rocky Mount, ordering not less than 500
libs, shall have Yarns delivered to them free ol addition
. Rocky Mount, Nash Co. N. C 1 Rfn
March 3d, 1850. 5
THE SCHOOL. AT HAMILTON,
jri.iari.v co. w. c.
"1TR. J. H. HORNER resumes charge of the School
iVlat Hamilton, the 1st Monday in January next.
In the Classical department the studies, as heretofore.
will be strictly preparatory to tbe University.
Board in the Principal's family and Tuition per ses
sion of five months, - - - - SB 55 00
Hamilton is situated on an elevated plain near Roan
oke river, twelve miles above Williamston, and is consid
red a healthy location.
P. P. CLEMENTS, Sec Board Trus.
Hamilton, October, 1850. - 839td.
t FALL TRADE.
JETEJtSBW'H.G,. StJfttember 20, 1850.
Samuel H. Marks,
VyS70ULD tespectfotlty inform his numerous friends
w V and customers that he is now receiving per sun
dry Steamers and Packets from the Northern cities his
usual large and varied assortment of CONFECTION
ARIES, FANCY ARTICLES, Cigars, ate. which ad
ded to his stock before on hand, and the regular weekly
suppiy 01 iresn r oreign ana aomesricr itui 1 s. renders
his assortment particularly worthy tbe attention of
country dealers. ,
In the line of IGARShe flatters himself that be can
present a larger stock and finer assortment, and at lower
rates, than any other house in the trade. - v
Petersburg Sept. 25th, 1850.
. FALL STOCK, 185Q.
s4 P F. PESCUD is now receiving his Fall Stock of
SSI MEDICJJVES, PALXTS, OILS, PERFUME
RY, DYE STUFFS, Sf FAJVCY ARTICLES.
which he oflers to dealers at a small profit ; and assures
them that the quality ot his articles and prices will give
satisfaction. Those who have been buying in the
Northern and Eastern cities are particularly invited to
examine his stock and Prices before purchasing else
where. ' P. F. PESCUD.
Raleigh, Sept. 17lb,1850. 834-tf.
Fifteen Dollars Reward.
RUNAWAY from the Subscriber, residing in John
ston County, a negro boy hamed Dave, or Henry.
Said boy is about 22 years of age, yellow complexion,
weighs about 165 pounds. He may be lurking in the
neighborhood of Mr. Penny's, in said County, as I bought
him from that neighborhood. Said boy has a down look
when spoken to. I will give the above reward to any per
son who will deliver him to me, or lodge him in any jail
in the State, so that I get him.
A. W. RICHARDSON. .
November 9, 1S50. . 4 4tpd. '
To the Ladies.
YOU will find a most beautiful supply of Children's
Clothing at our House, just to hand, consisting of
Jackets single and double breasted, to button up to the
neck, Blue, JJlack, Oreen, &c., &c. Pants. Black.
Blue, Brown, and every variety of fancy color. Over
coats all kinds. We have made such arrangements as
will enable us to furnish any of the above articles at
prices' less than they can be obtained for in any of the
Northern cities. 4Measuies taken and Children supplied,
1 necessary. UL.1VEK &. PROCTER.
November 9. 840
STOLEN on the 13th November, a gold lever watch,
with a gold guard chain attached. - My name is writ
ten in full within the watch, and the initials J. A. W.
are cut on the back. - . -
Whoever brings this watch to me, or will trive me anv
information concerning it, shall be amply rewarded.
' JAMES A. WASHINGTON.
Chapel Hill, November 14th, 1850. 7 3u
Committed to Jail.
7AS committed to the Jail of Wake County, on
Tt the 20th instant, a negro girl named Mima. She
says she belongs to William Smith, of Johnston County.
The owner is hereby notified to come forward, prove prop
erty, pay charges, and take her away ; otherwise she will
be dealt with as the law directs. ;
I 'J 'WILLIAM H. HIGH, Sheriff.
Raleigh, Nov. 21, 1850..: . , 7-Jt-
WIL,Z,I.1,n J. CLJ1RKE. '
ATTORNEY AND COTJN8Bt,i.on, AT UW,
Raleigh, N. C.
SOLDIERS of the War of 1812, and those who have
served in Indian Wars since 1790. their widows or
children can have their claims for Land Bounty under
the act of Congress passed September 28th, 1S50, at
tended to on moderate terms by appplying to f , -
..-.-. , j v WILLIAM J. ULAKKE,
Attorney at Law.
Raleigh, Oct. 16, 1850, 837
regr Siloes. :
I HAVE a large lot of heavy Negro Brogans, which 1
will sellon as good terms as any other person in the
City. Call and see before you buy elsewhere.
- - -Oi' h. B fJRCH.
Raleigh, Oct. 2, 1850. . 835
HAIUHIUFS' TCLOTEmi STORE,.
NO. 1, TELEGRAPH BUILDINGS,
' ,-. . 1 RALEIGH N. C"
AT HOME AGAIN,
WITH tbe largest assortment of Gents Ready made
Clothing and Fashioaable Goods ev er before offer
ed in Raleigh. Being connected as most of our cosij
rners are aware, with Messrs. Scott, Keen &, Company
Manufacturers at Newark, New Jersey, one of the
Largest and best. Ilonsc in the V. g
a fiords us facilities for conducting oar business which
others do not possess.
Let it beaisnnefy understooalherefore, that onr Goods
Jtre Superior to any other offered in this Market,
We are our own Manufacturers. We import most nr
our Cloths, Cassimers and Vetting, and pay no second
or third profit on these articles, which enables us to of.
ler tne same quality ol uoous, mucn Jess than those
Establishments whose purchases are made from Whole.
We ask only an examination of our Stock to coovinr
those who are judges of styles and fabrics.
- Ci. Li. tl AKDIJN li & Co.
Raleigh, Ost. 14th, 1850. 838
THE MOUNTAIN BANNER.
rfMIE Subscriber having become sole Editor and Pro.
J. nrietor of the Mountain Banner, will continued.
publication in the village of Rutheifordton, N. C.
The Editor is a'Democrat, but owes no allegiance lo
any party further than its measures are calculated lo
promote the gooi of the country : and troth, justice, and
fair dealing will be Ihe three cardinal principles by which
he win be guiaea in nis euiionai course. 1 ne nonesi
masses of the people, no matter hew they may differ
witn him in opinion, will ever command his respect
and reason and argument shall be the only weapons with
which they are assailed by him. Abusive tirades and
opprobrious epithets are as foreign to pis disposition as
they are useless and unbecoming;- end nothing ol the
kind will be indulged in towards political opponents-
and wffile he zealously advocates the principles which
he thinks conducive to tne wenare m me country, he
will do so wilh due respect to inose wno ainer with him
in opinion, making it his constant endeavor to maintain
a high and respectful tone.
Free Suffrage, and other salutary reiorms will be ore-
ed with all the ability of the Editor; and all judicious
schemes of Internal Improvements will find in him a
On the Slavery question, the Banner will be true lo
the South, contending for equal rights and a strict con-
struction of the Constitution.
But the Banner will not be wholly devoted to poli
tics. Agriculture, News, scientific Discoveries and
Improvements, useful Receipts, and whatever will con
duce to the amusement and instruction of the public,
will receive due ' attention. Tales. Poems, Essays,
Sketches, &C will make up a choice variety in which
every one may find something to please and instruct.
Care will also be taken to collect the incidents that
may transpire throughout the country. This is a feature
too much neglected by the country Press in general,
and one that cannot fail to prove highly interesting.
The Subscriber takes this opportunity to inform Ihe
public that his paper ;is permanently established, he
is dependent upon his own exertions and a generous pub
lic for asupport, and will faith fully anddiiligently endea.
vor to deserve public favor ; and as soon as his means
will allow, he will enlarge and otherwise improve his
It is a lamentable 'act that tbe North Carolina Frees
is suffered to languish, while our ppnple pay thousands
of dollars for JVorthern papers, edited by men who
abuse oor institutions and are constantly endeavoring to
destroy the tenure by which we hold our properiy '.
This ought to be remedied ; and with a little nflection,
doubtless will be.
. The Editor appeals to his friends, and to those inter
ested in the success ol his paper, to aid in increasing his
subscription list, pledging himself that all such favors
will be met by increased exertions on his part 10 merit
$2,00 per annum, in advance, or if paid within three
months ; $2.50 if paid within six months ; and $3,00 it
not paid within Six months. To Clubs, Seven copies
will be sent for $12 ; Ten copies for $17 ; aid Fifteen
copies lor $25. The money for clubs must always be
paid in advance. These terms will not be departed
from. Address FRANK. I. WILSON.
Ru'hertoruton, xn. v. iov. it. 8-12
Hardware and Cutlery, Ac.
COLLINS & Co's Axes, Handsaws, Files, Augers
Hammer, Curry Combs, Knives and Forks, Pocket and
One Set Balance Handled Knives and Forks, 51 pieces.
Balance Handled Carvers and Forks, and Steels.
Brass and Fancy Cast And-irons.
Brass Headed Iron Shovelsand Tongs.
Spades and Shovels, Trace Chains, and Halter chains.
Cotton and Wool Cards, No. 6, 8, 9 and 10.
Toilet and Swidg Looking Glasses.
Superior English Mostaid, sup. carb soda, cloves, mace.
Spanish Indigo, copperas, Fresh and salt snuff, powder,
shot, and lead.
Turpentine and toilet soap, starch, shoe thread and
Prime green and black Tea.
Nails and brads, cast german and blister steel.
', . , No. . FayetteviUe St.
Raleigh, Oct. 30tb, 1850. 839
JARPETIVG,Trfted Hearth Rugs and Carpet Bind-
7LNeg, B,nkers. Negro Kirsy, Marlboro Stripes,
100 ps Dark and Lieht Prints. Dnhl, . ,nH N-,n,in.
Sup. Table and Towel 1 ine Dianer. Ri.a'a 1;.
With a general assortment ol Crockery and Glass wars
w hue Granite Dinner and Tea ware. Ewers and Basins,
White China Tea Setts. and CTiit.n nl
Cut and Moulded Goblets, Tumblers and WineGlasses,
,..'" No- , FayetteviUe street,
Raleigh Oct. 28, 1850. 839-
Cloths, Cassimeres, See.
At No. 9, Fax ette vi lie St.
BLACK French Cloth,
Black Doe Skin Cassimeres.
iancy Cassimeres, a general assortment.
Good and Common Vestings.
Black Satin do
Silk and Worsted Serge, Padding and Canvass.
Bed Blankets, various sizes.
White and Black Cotton Wadding.
Gentlemen's Marino Shirts and Half Hose.
For Sale low by
, . , , J. BROWN.
Raleigh, 28th Oct., 1850- - 889 tC
Robinson A'Co'i Shoes.
Kid and Morocco Walkine Shoes.
do and do Ladies Slippers,
Misses and Children's Bootees,
White Kid Slippers.
. . , -. .,, No. 9. FayetteviUe St.
Raleigh, Oct. 2d. 835
- Just Received,
A PCf8,r Men and Roys Heavy Brogans,
M. J VJMen and Boys Kip Shoetees,
Woman's Leather Shoes and Bootees,
. . ALSO, .
. Men and Boys Wool Hats,
' Dundee and Hemp Bagging,
Bale Rope and Twine.
For Sale by
October 2, 1850. - ,835--
Extra Black moleskin Hats.
FASHION for September, 1850. '
For Hats, a General Assortment,
Men and Boys Cloth Caps, . . . . , ;.
Just Received and for Sale by
' 4 ' ' ' J. BROWN.
Ne. , FayetteviUe St
Raleigh, Oct. 2, 1850 . 835
" " -t' . Unfa 9 nf rniu
MOLESKIN, Beaver, Otter, California,' A nge
VIbI. ..j u r t 1 n.:Aroti
iM0ii, puu m mi xjts, ucHit, doj9, nu vmiu'
Sup Cloth, Prince De Joinville Fine Military, aoo
Jeuay Lind Caps, just received and for sale by
1 uttbn ez. oui"
Fine Over Coati.
OF THE BEST QPALlTTof Bine Black
a crown ana urao iioins. i ne prettiest s"
Brown and Drab
ever offred in this market.
L. HARDING tt Co.
.. - 838
October 12th, 1850.