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RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA, SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 1852.
THF NORTH CAROLINA STANDARD
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JtlLIAM W. HOLDEN,
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THE VARIETY STORE!
North of Yatbrough's and opposite Lawrence's Hotel
RALEIGH. N. C.
TUS1 RECEIVED and for sale at the lowest cash
) prices, trie louowing .., .
3 Barrels of Mackerel.
do. New Lard,
do. Irish Potatoes,
do. Assorted Crckers,
do. Pulverized Sugar,
do. Clarified do.
do. Crushed do.
800 Ihs. Goshen Butter,
800 " Cheese,
Rio, Laguira, and Java Coffee,
Sperm, Adamantine and Tallow Candles,
5000 Black Principe Ccgars, Regalia, Havana,
&c. &c. &c. &c.
January 2, 1852. 18 tf.
Harble Work and Iron Railings.
T0HNH. STRUTHERS SON. No 360 Market
Street, Philadelphia, Furnish all kinds of Marble
WorkMantIes, Monuments, Tombs, &c., at the most
reasonable rates, and work warranted equal to any house
in the Union.
MOORE & GALLAGHER, Corner of Broad and
Coales Street, Philadelphia, Manufacturer all kinds of
Iron Pailings, for Enclosures, Balconies, Verandahs, and
any Fancy Work, on the most reasonable terms. Orders
attended to with dispatch.
September 27, 1851. 94 6m
Something Nice! Just Received.
1 GALS, of the best Cherry-stone OYSTERS
1 UUspiced, put up in one gallon tins, and warrant
ed to keep six months.
I would just say here, that I have made an arrange
ment with a gentleman on the Eastern Shore of Virginia
to keep me supplied with them ; and the citizens may
be assured that I will supply them on the best of terms ;
and those at a distance that may want to buy to sell
ajain, have just to send in their orders, and they shall
make s handsome profit. L. B. WALKER.
Raleigh, Ian. 2, 1852. 18
Home Industry must Succeed!
1am now prepared to manufacture DOOR LOCKS
with mineral Knobs, for 65 cents a piece, warrant
ed ; also, LOCKS up to $150.
Also, MACHINERY made to order ; and file-cutting,
new and old. Old file, made a good a, new.
Ralfigh, Sept. 13th 1851. 90- 7
TAZARINE and Skv-Blue Marinos,
1 Super White and Mode Col'd do.,
Rose, Dark Green, Pea Green and Cherry Col'd Muslins.
AnadJitional supply of handsome Ribbons,
White and Col'd Paris Kid Gloves,
Embroidering Braids, &c, &c.
W. H. & R. S. TUCKER.
Whitestii.i.e, Columbus, Co. N. C.
Dec. 10, 1851. $ .
A TEACHER WANTED, to take charge of the
XlAcademy at this place. A liberal price will be givenf
Application will be made to F. George, Esq., or mysel
' this office. J. A. MAULTSBY.
Grocer and Commission Merchant,
wiYo-ovr v xr a
orders for Groceries at low prices, and gives
I 4- hi best attentinn tn th .! of Flour. Cotton. Te-
i nd other produce consigned to him.
Jfblk, Dec. 4, 1851.
I-arge StocK of Winter Clotninr
consequence of having our Store bqrned on the
lath of December last, we have on hand a much lar
jtr stock of Clothing than we feel willing to keep over
e "Pproaching Summer. We do therefore offer our
vy Winter Clothing at cost for cash.
e , . E. L. HARDING & CO.
-igh January Cth, 1852. 18
CaU for 10,0000 Bushels of Charcoal.
I am alwiiTi In want anil alwflVB mi Id.
i,:-u- . ' j' : '. rrj -
, . -s"esi prices. . Old Iron always in demand at a
Puce at the Novelty Works,
n , . . SILAS BURNS.
egH, N. C. 4 4t.
By the Author of " Nam Slick."
ULE AND MISRULE of the, English in Ante-
p0f sale by
oy Judge Halliburton.
H. D. TURNER, '
2KV Cv Bookstore
k. Not., 185,,
New Fall and Winter Goods.
TSAAC PROCTER, Merchant Tailor, (Successor to !
J.the firm ot Oliver & Procter) having purchased out i
the entire interest of Thos. M. Oliver, in the late firm I
of Oliver &. Procter, avails himself of the very first op
portunity to inform the patrons of the said firm of the
tact and to solicit from them the continuance of their
support He has just received a beautiful supply of
Roods, selected by Mr. Oliver, with great care, from
the latest importations, embracing
grade, Drcss-Shirts, Undcr-ShirU, Drawer,, Cravat,, '
Hr,Jt-f.;r. ,-, I
sianaxercntejs, grc, grc. ,
In fact, everything usually kept by Merchant Tailors
or Clothiers. I shall be assisted by Mr. Geo. L. Gould,
m experienced Coat cutter, (and a pupil of Mr. Oliver's
in fact, having been Oliver and Procter's coat-cutter
lor the last fourteen months.. . snail have charge of the
pantaloons and vest department myself, and I have had
exclusive charge of it in the late firm tor the last five
Everything will be done that can be done, to give
satisfaction and to render the establishment popular
with its patrons. Profoundly thankful for the patronage
so liberally bestowed upon us as a firm, I shall endeavor
by assiduous attention to business and a desire to please.
to merit its continuance.
ON HAND AND AM RECEIVING, daily, a large
assortment of CLOTHING, of every description and
style, of my own and Northern manufacture all of.
which, being made under my own supervision, I can
fully recommend. I. P.
Raleigh, Oct 24th, 1851. 103
Ready fllade Clothing.
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
to this City, a Stock that would favorably compare with
the 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 of Country
Merchants, citizens of Raleigh, the 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 Shi rts, Jenny Li nd and ot her patterns, together with
Silk. Merino, Lambs wool Shirts and Drawers.
All nf which we will sell as low as they can be pur
chased of any Establishment in New York or any oth
City. A. B. ST1TH &. CO.
Raleigh, .05 840 w tf.
TO COTTOUT PLASTERS.
A T HAND
i Gunny and Hemp Bagging, 44 inches wide
Bale Rope and Twine.
150 pairs of Men's and Boy's Brogans,
Men's Kip Shoetees, Wonis. Lea. Bootees,
with a general assortment of shoes,
Bl'k and white Wool Hats,
75 Point and Duffle Blankets,
Cradle Blankets, .
For sale low by
No, 9, Fayetteville St.
Raleigh Oet. 6. 1851. 97
RESPECTFULLY aonounces lo the Ladies ot Ral
eigh and surrounding country that she is now re
ceiving her r ALL and Win I ,X 5 1 UUK. oi t aim u i
GOODS, embracing China goods, fine iron-stone dinner-
setts, tea-setts, and cups and saucers as fine as ever
brought to this City.
Also. GROCERIES of every description. MUSI
CAL INS1 KUMENTS, &c, which will be sold low
Just Received, a fresh supply of CONFECTION A-
Thankful for past favors, she solicits a continuance of;
W I L HELM UNA WUL1KKIWU.
Raleigh, Sept. 12th, 1851. 90 y.
C AL H, AT PROCTER'S.
AND examine that lot of NEW AND BEAUTI
FUL CLOTHING, just arrived.
Fine Blue, Black, Brown, Urecn, and Ulivc rrock
and Dress Coats, at unprecedented low prices. .
Cheap Frock, Sack, and Over (Joats, ol every price
Paletot Frocks and Over Coals, an entirely new and
beautiful article, pronounced by all the most tasteful
garment of the season.
Any or all of which will be sold extiemelj low lor
cash, or on usual terms to punctual customers.
Raleigh, Nov. 21, 1851. 6
To the Travellirg Public.
THE subscriber is now running a two-horse Hack
from Gaston to Garysburg, about 17 miles, in con
nection with the Portsmouth Road, so that travellers go
ing North can be accommodated in the promptest mane
ner, as this line is also in connection with the Baltimor
boats. The Hack leaves Gaston immediately on the ar
rival of the Raleigh train.
Travellers will save $2 by this route, and go about
six hours ahead of the present arrangements.
W. R. PEPPER, Agent.
December 29, 1851. 16 3m.
Law School, at IIillsboro IV. C.
mHE next Session of this Institution will commence
on Thursday the" 15th of January next, and continue
until June following.
AMoot Court will be holden once in each week.
'Text books can be had here at the prices charged by
E. J. Hale & Son, of Fayetteville.
Board can be had in good families in town and in the
immediate neighborhood upon reasonable terms.
f. A ASH,
J. L. BAILEY.
December 30th, 1851. 16 lm.
rfIHE Ladies are respectfully invited to call and ex
I amine a new and varied assortment of rich and equal
Toned Piano Fortes, made by the best Manufacturers in
the United States, (Bonnell, Davis & Co.) We chal
8 TURNER'S N. C. BOOK STORE.
t o - fin. Xnt nf Piann Stnnls. and the latest
assortment of new Sheet Music, the most fashionable of j
Raleigh, Jan. 16, 1851.
Boot and Shoe Manufactory.
MR. DEPKIN would respectfully announce to the
citizens of Raleigh and the surrounding country,
that he still continues to carry on the above business, in
all its branches, at Mr. Woltering's Hardware Store.
Thankful for the liberal patronage heretofore received,
I assure the public that I will give universal satisfaction
to those who entrust me with their work.
HENRY A. DEPKIN.
Raleigh. Jan. 9, 1852. 19
TTIuiiii and Pianos.
JUST RECEIVED, at the North Caroli
na Music Store, 2,000 pieces of new and
lrant Muxir. nmonfn which mav be found
the songs- of Miss Catharine . Hayes, with correct
lithographs of the " Swan of Eriq." Also, the Bloomer
Waltzes and Polkas, with splendid colored vignettfes of
the Bloomer; also, Passadita, &c.
KV W. PETERSILIA.
Raleigh. 94 tf.
Y Enoch Powell, D. D., Prof, in the Theologica
Seminary, Bengor, Maine.
. jror sate, oj
H. D., TURNER.
October 16, 1851. 001
LITERARY Reminiscences,. from the Autobiography
of an Enelish Opium Eater, by Thomas De Quin-
cey. t vol, At H. D. TURNER'S. -'
North Carolina Mutual Insurance Co.
RALEIGH, N. C.
fTlHIS Company has been in successful operation for
I more 'than five Years, and continues to fake risks
upon all classes of property in the State (except Steam
Aims and 1 urpenbne Distilleries,) upon favorable terms.
Its Policies now cover property amounting to $4,500
000, a large portion of which is in country risks ; and
its present capital is nearly Six Hundred Thousand Dol-
, lars, in bonds properly secured.
r?J' '"ITk t Insurance npou .the plan of this
'-'Oupany has been less than one third of one per cent
pcr annum f on a gradeg of property embraced in its ope-
The following persons have been elected Directors
and Officers of this Company for the present vear-
Dr. Josiah O. Watson, Jos. G. B. Roulhac, Richard
Smith, John Primrose, Henry D. Turner, S. W. Whit
ing, T. H. Selby, of Raleigh ; Geo. McNeill, Fayette
ville, Joshua G. Wright, Wilmington, Jas. E. Hoyt
Washington, James Sloan, Greensborough," John Cox,
Edenton, Joshua Boner, Salem, Joseph H. Pool,
Elizabeth City, Michael Brown, Salisbury,' Alexander
Mitchell, Newbern, W. N. H. Smith Murfreesborough,
H. B. Williams, Charlotte, John B. Barrett, Milton, and
A. T. Summy, Asheville.
All Directors are authorized to receive applications.
Officers of the Company:
Josiah O. Watson, President,
J. G. B. Roulhac, Vice President,
Richard Smith, Treasurer,
J. C. Partridge, Secretary,
John H. Bryan, Attorney,
J. Hersman, General Agent.
. S. W. Whiting, 1
Richard Smith, Executive Committee.
John Primrose, j
All communications in reference to insurance should
be addressed to the Secretary, post paid.
J. C. PARTRIDGE, Sec'y.
Raleigh, Jan. 13, 1852. 21
Greensboro' Mutual Insurance Co.
PURSUANT to an Act of Incorporation, a Company
has been formed under the name and style of" The
Greensborough Mutual Insurance Company," and fully
organized by the appointment of the following Officers:
JAMES SLOAN, President.
S. G. COFFIN, 17ce President.
PETER ADAMS, Secretary and Treasurer.
C. P. MENDENHALL, Attorney.
' JOHN A. MEBANE,)
W. J. McCONNEL, Executive Com.
WM. S. RANKIN, )
James Sloan, W. J. McConnel, William 8. Rankin,
Jed. H. Lindsay, Shubal G. Coffin, William H. Reece,
Tyre Glenn, Jchn B. Mebane, Andrew Weatherly, C.
P. Mendcnhall, Lyndon Swaim, Jesse Shelly, Jonathan
This Company has now been in succesful operation
for several months, and will take risks upon Dwelling
Houses, Stores and other Buildings, Merchandize, Fur
niture, Produce, &c. The object of this organization is
to afford a system of Insurance which shall operate for
the mutual benefit of all its members.
1 he peculiar advantages arising from this mode of In
surance is. that the assured pay no more than the actual
losses and expenses of the Company, and experience
has proved the safety of Mutual Insurance Companies,
as well as the great saving to its members ; no stronger
argument can be produced in their favor, than the con
fidence which they receive from the entire community,
where such Companies are in successful operation.
Any information respecting the principles of the Com
pany will oe cheerfully furnished by the Secretary, or
any of its Agents. PETER ADAMS, Sec'y.
The Subscriber, having been appointed Agent, will
receive applications and make surveys to effect Insur
ance in said Company.
GEORGE T. COOKE,
Raleigb, N.. C.
December 5, 1851. 896
N.C. MutualUfe Insurance Company, ;
OFFICES It A LEIGH, N. C.
THIS Company continues to insure the lives of all
healthy White persons and Slaves.
The greatest risk taken on a single life is $5000.
Slaves are insured for a term of one to five years for
-jds their value..
Dr. Chas. E. Johnson, President,
Win. D. Haywood, Vice President,
James F. Jordan, Secretary,
Win. H. Jones, Treasurer,
Perrin Busbee, Attorney,
Dr. Wm. H. McKee, Examining Physician.
J. Hersman, General Agent.
All losses are paid within 90 days after satisfactory
proof is presented.
Blanks and Pamphlets, showing the plan of operation
of the Company, may be had on application at the Of
fice, or any of the Agencies. All letters on business
should be addressed to JAMES F. JORDAN,
April 28, 1850. 51-
SAJV1UEL H. MARKS'
WHOLESALE CANDY MANUFACTORY',
AND WAREHOUSE FOR
Fruits, Cigars, Fancy Articles, &c.
Established in 1830.
THE subscriber would respectfully call attention
to his very large and extensive assortment of CAN
DIES, of his own manufacture, of every style and qual
ity, which he warrants equal to any made in this coun
try. Also, to his assortment ol FANCY GOODS,
SOAPS, PERFUMERY, TOYS, &c, selected with
great care by himself, and which he offers on the lowest
terms. Having made extensive arrangements, he will
be enabled to offer every week tp the trade fresh supplies
of Northern and Malaga Fruits of the most recent im
portation. A call is earnestly solicited.
SAM'L. H. MARKS.
Petersburg, Oct 23. 1851. 1
. GENERAL AGENCY.
MHIHE undersigned offers his services as Agent for the
I transaction of any business in the City of Raleigb,
at the Public Departments, the Banks, Insurance Offi
He may be found at the office of the Secretary of
State. All letters addressed to him will be promptly at
tended to, and his charges will be moderate and sitis
factory. RUFUS H. PAGE.
Gov. D. S. Rsid, Wm. Hill, Sec'y. State, D. W. Courts,
Pub. Treas. Wm. J. Clarke, Comp't. of State, E.
B. Freeman, Clerk Sup. Court, Geo. W. Mordecai,
Prest.ofBank of the State, Wm. H. Jones, Cash'r.
Bank of Cape Fear, W. ,V. Vass, Treas. R. A G.
Raleigh. Dec, 18, 1851. 14 tf
At Evan's & Cooke's .
YOU will find a beautiful assortment of
Staple and Fancy Dry Goods,
Embracing every article usual in Dry: Goods Stores.
Also, Hardware, Hatm, Caps, Boots, Shoes, Groceries
In addition to the above, the subscribers are daily re
ceiving their Fall purchase, which is extensive, and, in
point of cheapness, cannot be surpassed by any in their
line. Ws are ever grateful for past favors, and beg- a
continuance of the same.
H. L. EVANS,
GEO. T. COOKE."
August 30, 1851. 86
1: LL those indebted to the firm of R. Tucker & Son
' V are requested., to come forward and make payment,
as longer indulgence cannot be given. TUCKERj
December. SO, 1831.
ACC ARON1, another supply just received and for
7 W. H. & R. 8, TUCKER.
Leather at Wholesale and Retail.
TTrE respectfully announce to our friends and the
Vy trade, generally, that we have determined to spare
no efforts on our part to give Petersburg a Leather and
Finding Establishment, whose stock shall compare favor
ably with that of any house, North or South. We are
receiving from the importers and mannfactureis of the
Northern Cities one ef the largest and best selected
stocks we have ever known in this market, and we pledge
ourselves to sell our goods as low as any South of New
York, and many articles as low, if not lower, than they
are to be had, even there, as we have now in full opera
lion a large and well arranged Tannery, from which wc
shall be receiving Leather regularly.
We have also Brogans of our own manufacture, which
we warrant a superior article.
Also, Shoemakers' Tools and Lasts, together with
many other articles usually found in similar establish
menu, all of which will be sold in accordance with the
above statement; and the only way we can prove this, is
for purchasers to come and examine for themselves, and
we shall be content to abide the result.
F. A. & R. H. FORD,
No. 21, Old Street,
opposite B. P. Harrison's Saddlery.
Petersburg, August 13, 1851. 83 tf.
A. B. STITH,
Agent, Commission Merchant and Dry . Goods
Broker, New York.
TENDERS his 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, Bagging Rope,
Drugs. Medicines, &c. He flatters himself as a purchaser
of goods for Southern Merchants, hisexperience 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'l 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. R. J. Daniel, Weldori.
Andrew Joyner, Esq., do
R. H. Lewis, Esq., Greensborough, Ala. -Raleigh,
February 6, 1850. 796
FALL STOCK, 1851.
arL THE attention of my friends and Dealers, gener
ally, is invited to my assortment of
Foreign and Domestic Medicines, Paints, Oils,
Perfumery, Itye Stuffs, A'c,
which, as legards quality and variety, is unsurpassed by
any house in North Carolina.
My Stock having been selected with great care and
purchased on the most favorable terms from
- Importers and Manufacturers,
enables me to render satisfaction to all who need artieles
in ray line.
I take this occasion to again tender my thanks for the
very liberal support hitherto extended to me, and by con
tinued assiduity, and unremitted - attention to the wants
of my friends, I hope to continue to merit the favorable
opinion so generally entertained for my Establishment.
I continue to keep a supply of the Purest Wines, and
London Dock Brandy, bought expressly for Medical pur
poses, and a large assortment of the choicest brands of
Cigars Smoking and Chewing Tobacco.
P. F. PESCUD,
Wholesale and Retail Druggist.
Raleigh, Oct. 20th. 1851 102
MILTON FACTORY AND MILL.
T B. BARRETT & J. D. NEWSOM, Having
tf purchased Mr. Thomas W. Holden s interest in
the Milton Cotton Factory and Mills Lands, Tenements,
and debts due the Firm c. Barrett, Newsom & Holden,
will continde the Manufacturing and Milling business.
They ae now putting in operation a set of Woolen
Machinery, for the purpose of manufacturing
and will also have two good CARDING MACHINES
in order the ensuing season, which will not only afford a
market for the sale of Wool, but enable planters to get
Domestic Woolens, Cotton Goods,
and also Wool Rolls of the first quality.
They have in their employment the most experienced
mechanics, and will endeavor to merit public patronage.
BARRETT & NEWSOM.
Milton. March 25. 1851. 41 tf.
North 'Carolina Book Store.
HENRY D. TURNER has for sale the Supreme
Court Reports, 40 volumes, uniform sets, or single
volumes; Iredell's Digest, 3 volumes; Swaim's Justice
and Form Book ; Iredell's Manual ; Swaim's Executor.
Also, at greatly reduced prices, in quantities or by re
tail, a complete assortment of School Books, Music
Books. IJIank Books, Stationery, and Fancy -Articles;
Juvenile and Toy Books ; all the new publications an
soon as issued ; the' Standard Publications in every de
partment of Literature, Arts and Science, and in every
language, ancient or modern.
Book Binding, in very variety, promptly executed,
in the neatest manner.
Select Garden Seeds every variety warranted fresh
and good selected from the most approved Seedsmen
and Gardeners in the Northern country.
Raleigh, January 9, 1852. 18
OLD AXES MADE NEW.
THE Subscriber begs leave to inform his friends and
the public generally that he has taken the stand
formerly occupied by Mr. Silas Burns, and that he is
prepared to execute any Job in his line -as Blacksmith,
particularly OLD AXES MADE NEW. Havingserved
his Apprenticeship" with Mr. Burns, he flatters himself
that he will perpetuate the character heretofore sustained
by that Establishment.
My Grist -Mill is in good order; all Corn brought .to
it will be strictly and promptly attended to by
RALPH M. ANDREWS.
Raleigh,' October 1, 1851. 887 wfim.
IMPORTATIONS FOR SPRING, 1852.
M. L. HALLOWELL, & CO.
IMPORTERS OF SILKS AND FANCY GOODS,
No. 143 Market Street,
TT ESPECTFULLY invite North Carolina Mer-
JTVichants to examine their very extensive stock of
Goods ; selected with great care, and purchased for cash
January 15, 1852. 18 2m p.
BREAD, who was that complaining of Bad Brelad
Oh ! that's the way ! eat that miserable stuff! when
if you would only supply yourself with Martin and
Russell's Infallible Yeast Powders you could always
have it sweet and light, something that would be worthy
of the name. .
Call and supply your Cooks with the above and never
complain again.' For sale by
P. F. PESCUD,
Wholesail and Retail
Druggist and Apothecary.
January 27, 1858. 25
Eli. IIARDIMGr A CO. have taken a Store
' in connection with Col. C. W. D. Hutchings, on
Fayetteville Street, next door to W. L. Pomeroy's Book
Store, .where they will be pleased to see their friends and
customers. .. E. L. HARDING & CO.
Raleigh, January 6th, 1852. IB
Read y-Made Clothing.
CHEAFER THAN EVER, We hare received a
a full assortment of fine, extra fine, and low priced
Ready-made Clothing,, which we are instructed to sel
at the very lowest prices, in order to close out the em
tire stock, to make roon for further supplies.
. i : . A- B. STITH, CO.-
! Raleigh, December 20.; 1851.; : I r 14
URNiyO FLUIDS ftesB supply received' this
day, at the Drag store of " -M ' ' :' s
Jan. 11; TSal. WILLI AMS ,H A WUUil tu.
TVfOW receiving at the North Carolina Music Store
i a splendid assortment of Pianos from the celebra
ted Factory of Knahe & Gaehle, Baltimore, who re
ceived the first Premiums three years in succession, in
1848, 1849 and 1850, at their annual Exhibition of the
State of Maryland. .
Comprising 6$ Octaves, Either as Rosewood or Muhog
any, Built in an Entire Iron Frame.
Grisd Piako, in a modern style, handsome
" " with carved ornaments, from
Strjiii Pi a so, splendid carving, ornamented
style, - - Drawing, No. 2,
style, - 3t
. " squaro cor. rase, ogee Tablets,
on a large fash stand. " "4,
" " round " ornam'd with
modern mouldings, " "10,
" " " . " plain finish,
of superior wood,
" . hollow cornered rase, ogee
Tablets, on a scroll stand, " fl,
modern legs, - " 7-8,
" " square cor. case, Goth, pattern
Tablet and ectog. legs, - . " 9,
" ' hollow " plain Tablet,
and octogan legs, . " 7-6,
" " square " plain legs
Comprising C J Octaves, entire Iron Frame.
' fashionable style case, orna
mented with mouldings, ...
" " hollow cornered case, and 8 cor
nered ogee legs, - . - . .
" " square cornered case, gothic
Tablets, legs to match, ....
Comprising 6 Octaves, Iron Plate and Bar,
" " hollow cornered cafte, on a scroll
stand, Drawing, No. 5,
" " " " " on turned
" " square " " fancy Ta
blet, legs to match, ....
" " ' " " plain "
Drawings of the above numbers can bcseeiatthc
Music Store, or when desired any number can be sent
to persons wishing to examine.
DRAWING AND PAINTING.
Bristol Board, superior quality, Albums.Tinted Board,
Fabers Pencils, Tinted drawing paper. Canvass in the
piece and on stretchers, various sizes. Paints, Oils, Var
nish, Brushes, Palette, Palett knives, Palctt cups, Maul
sticks, black and white Crayons, &c , Sec., in short eve
ry thing necessary for these tasteful and beautiful ac
complishments. Piano Covers. Gutta Percha figured and plain lined
with ciolh, in order to secure the Piano against the damp
ness of the atmosphere, a new and splendid article.
A choice selection of new and popular Music this day
received, and for sale by K. W. PETERSILIA. '
Raleigh, January 5th, 1852. 18
FRESH GAUDK.V SEEDS,
JUST received and for sale at the Drug Store o
WILLIAMS, HAYWOOD, &. Co., Raleigh, Jaii
uary 20th, 1852.
Artichoke Greer. Globe.
Beans Early China, Valentine Royal Kidney, Red
speckled French, Six Weeks, Horticultural Pole, aud
Large Lima or Butter.
Beets Early Blood Turnip, Long Blood, YeilowSu-
Cabbage Early May. Early York, Large York, Ear
ly Dmmhead, Early Sugar Loaf, Premium Winter
Drumhead, Large Bergen, Green Globe Savoy, Pre
mium Flat Dutch, and Red Dutch, for pickling.
Carrot Early Horn, Long Orange, and Altringham.
Cauliflower Early and Late.
Celery White Solid, Rose Coloured, and Silver
Cress Curled or Peppergrass.
Cucumber Early Fiame, Early Cluster, Long Green,
White Turkey, and Small Gherkin.
Corn Gulden Stons, M ammoth Sweet, Philadelphia
Egg Plant Purple aud Large Round.
Lettuce Royal Cabbage, Ice Coss, Brown Dutch,
and Early Silesia.
Melon Mountain Sprout, Long Island, Carolina,
Pine Apple, Yellow Cantelope, Green Citron, Nutmeg,
Skillman's fine netted and Bee:lnvood, very fine.
Mustard White and Brown.
Onion White Portugal, Silver Skin, Laige Red and
Parsley Double Curled and Myall's Garnishing.
Parsnip Large Dutch, Sugar, and Long Smoolh
Peas Early Cedo Nulli. Early Washington. Bishop's
Prolific, Dwarf Marrowfat, Suaar (Edible pods,) and
i an Marrowfat.
Pepper Long Cayenne, Bull Nose, Sweet Spanish.
Radish Long Scarlet, Early Short Top, Cheirv Tur
nip, While Turnip, and Black Spanish.
KliUDaiO Myall s Victoria.
Salsify or Vegetable Oyster.
Spin-age Summer and Winter.
Squash Early Bush, Crook Neck and Autumnal
Tomato Large Red, Round Red, Large Yellow and
Herb Seed Thyme, Winter Savory, Rosemary,
Saae, Fennel, and Lavender.
January 20ih, 1852. 22
Prime Green Tea,
Loaf, Crushed, clarified and brown Sugar,
Java, Laguira and Rio Coffee,
Pepper, Allspice, Ginger, Starch, Nutmegs, Cloves,
and Mace, Spanish Indigo, bar Lead, Powder, Shot,
and Percussion Caps, Blacking, shoe, scrubbing, horse,
crumb and hearth Brushes, tooth, nail and hair brush
es, cut Nails, finishing and common Brads, Swedes
Iron and cast Steel, cotton and wool cards, bellows,
brass and cast Irons, -Gothic Fenders, shovels and
tongs, Hods, fire carriers, Painted and brass bound
Buckets, wire sieves,shovels and spades, Collin's axes,
Augurs, saws, files, chisels, cross cut and mill saws.
Broad axes, adzs, frying pans, wafer and waffle irons,
Knob, pad, stock, till and cupboard Locks, hinges,
screws, finishing brads, cut tacks, knives and forks,
Pen and pocket knives, scissors and shears,
Iron squares, trace and log chains, wagon boxes,
Tin and Crockery ware.
For sale by J. BROWN.
Oct. 14, 1851. 99
FALL TRADE, 1851
Southern Trade will soon insure Southern Rights !
I AM now receiving from Petersburg, Richmond, Nor
folk and Baltimore, my Fall and Winter supply of
Groceries, Dry Goods, Crockery, China
and Hard Ware,
carefully selected for the season, at moderate prices for
cash, or on a short credit to punctual customers. I ex
pect to keep on hand in addition to the above. Salt, Fish,
Flour and Bacon, Iron of different" sizes. Nails of an
excellent qualitity, with all necessary articles kept in a
Village fetore. 1 will take in exchange for uoods. Corn,
Wheat, Oats, Fodder, Flax-seed, Bees-wax and Cotton,
or Tow Cloth, with any other produce that may suit in
my line of business. Uall at the Brick Store near the
Bank. THOMAS W. HOLDEN.
P. S. I will attend to any Commission business, or
forwarding of Goods, so as to satisfy those who may in
trust them to me. . ; T. W. H.
October 1, 1851. 95
Notice to Debtors.
EL. HARDING & CO. design closing their pres
, ent business as speedily as possible, and request
all those that are indebted to come forward and settle,
either by Cash, Bond or Note.
Raleigb; January 6th, 1 858..
TJLANK WTrijtSn4 BlasA gttctfrin for
rJjfor sale at the Standard office-
August S, 1851. 80 fi
Saddle and Harnem Establishment
The undersigned tenders hit sin
cere thanks to bis friends and nura'
erous customers, for the ery liber
al patronage bestowed on him sine
his commencement in business in
this city, and hopes by a strict and
diligent attention to bis business, to
attjovifrf3 merlt continuance oi ineir isvors.
Having had the misfrrtune to lose his Store House by
Fire, he has taken a Store on the West side of Fayette-
I ville Street, in Peace's Row, 2nd door South of P. F.
! Pcscud's Drug Store, where he will eontinue to conduct
! his business as heretofore. Having in his employ the
best workmen the country can produce, and the best ma
terials, he is prepared to make to order any and "every
article-manufactured iu his line of business, with fidelity
All kinds of repairing also done promptly.
The following comprises a list of goods constantly kept
on hand, and which shall be sold at prices to suit the
Gentlemen's best plain and stitched Saddles, Spanish
ditto, all kinds, Somerset and shafted ditto, full quilted
j Spanish and Washington Covered ditto, common Sad
' dies, great variety, Ladic's Saddles all kinds, Boy's and
j VVaggon ditto.
j Coach, Buggie and Stage Harness; Waggon and Car
j Harnesses, all kinds; Saddle Bags, B riddles aud Martin
I gales, all kinds ; Trunks and Travelling Bags, Buffalo
'robes; Coach, Buggie and Riding Whips, all kinds;
Waggon, Planter sand Drover s ditto ; Skirting Harness,
Bag and Bridle Leather, Sheep and Hog Skins, Sad
dle Trees, Girth and Straining Webb, Enameled and
Stirrup Irons and Bridle Bi'ts, all kinds and Patterns;
Coach, Gig and Buggie Harness Mounting, all Pattern ,
in fact, all articles usually kept in a regular Saddlery
Store can be had here.
C. W. D. HUTCHINGS.
Raleigh, January 1, 1851. 17 tf.
THE NOVELTY IROiN WORKS.
TO my old friends and the public generally, I am
pleased to say, that I am now prepared at my new
Establishment,' Ihe Novelty Works, to execute in tie
very best manner. Locomotive and Stationary Engines,
Saw and Grist Mills, Mill Gearing, Machinery of every
description, Iron and Brass Castings in every variety,
Screw Cutting, of any desired length and calibre; having
the most improved machinery for the purpose to be found
North or South.
I employ none but the very best workmen, and ex
pect to put out none but the very best work.
The Novelty Works are under the exclusive manage
ment of a practical Machinist, Mr. H. G. BRUCE, who
has no superior as an Engineer and Machinist in any
country. This establishment was erected exclusively
for the benefit of the Citizens of North Carolina, and I
can assure them that they need not go out of the State
for anything in the above line of business, as I challenge
the World to produce a finer STEAM ENGINE or a
better MILL than can be purchased at my establish
ment. I am now manufacturing several large and small
! STEAM ENGINES
for Saw Mills to whi'-h, and to my facilities for Manu
j facturing them, I would respectfully, call the attention
I of the public.
All Communications must be post-paid and directed
to SILAS BURNS,
November 14, 1851. 4
Oils, Tallow Grvaiie.und Ohio miner
3QQ BARRELS Machinery Oil. Piice 75 cts. per
250(1 gallons do. do.
in casks of various sizes. do do
200 Barrels Boiled Paint Oil. do 65
5000 Gallons do do do
in casks of various sizes. do do
350 Barrels Tauners'Oil. Various kinds and qualities.
from 35 lo 60 cents per gallon.
1500 Gallons in Casks of various sizes. Various kinds
and qualities, from 35 to 50 cents per gallon.
50 Tons Tallow Grease, for Heavy Bearings, and
Coarse Machinery, in Barrels or Casks, of any con
sistency required. Price 6 cents per lb,
150 Tons Ohio Mineral Paint, in ban els, it Ihe lowest
Machinery Oil, warranted not lo chill in the coldest
weather, and considered by those using it equal to
Boiled Paint Oil, equal to Linseed Oil, other than
I am constantly receiving large supplies of the above
named articles, and iny inotlo is, " Small profits and
quick returns." B. F. POND,
56 Water Street, under the Pearl st. House.)
New York. Jan. 1, 1851. 901 7t.
IF YOU WANT TO SAVE A COUPLE HUN.
DRED DOLLARS, send on your orders for
Turpentine Stiftx, Caps, ,9rms, and Worms:
Also. Brandy Stills, and any kind of Copper work,
B ras, Machinery, &c.
The prices of Still-caps, Arms, and Worms, are aa
follows : By the pound 37 cents ; or by contract,
7 barrel Still-rap, Arms and Worms, $400
10 Jo do do
I? do do do
14 do do do
15 do Ao do
16 do do do
20 do do do
25 do do do
30 do do do
35 do " do do
All work will be warranted for It
months, fire and
burning excepted. His work will also be delivered within
fifty miles of Raleigh, at the shortest notice ; and if I fail
to deliver Stills in the time agreed upon, I will forfeit $S
for each day lost, to the purchaser.
Raleigh. Sept. 12, 1851. 90 y.
THE subscribers have this duy formed a co-partnership,
under the name and style of McRAE &. HAR
RISS, and have taken the new granite front store, late
ay erected by Capt. G. Potter, on Front between Market
ind Dock streets, where they will always keep a com
plete wholesale anr retail stock of Crockery and Farm
ing Implements, to which they invite the attention ot
merchants and others. -
Being IMPORTERS, we feel confident we can sell
articles in our line on as favorable terms, and of as good
quality, as can be purchased in the United States.
ALEX. McRAE, Jr.,
N. T. HARRISS.
Wilmiggton, Oct- I, 1861. 87 tf.
THE subscriWr having formed a co-partnership with
Mr. N. T. Harriss, is desirous of closing np his old
business, and begs leave to urfe upon those indebted to
him the necessity of a prompt settlement of their bills.
He at the same time tenders bis thanks to his former
customers for their kind patronage, an I solicits a contin
uance of the same to the new firm.
ALEX. McRAE, Jr.
Wilmington, Oct. 1; 1 85 1. 97 tf.
iricRAF. JSc HARRISS,
IMPORTERS and Wholesale and Retail Dealers In
China, Glass, and Earthenware, and Farming Iraple-
menls, west side' Front street, between' Market and
Dock streets, Wilmington, N. C.
Wilmington, October 1. 1851. - 97 tf. '
, , JOB PRINTING.
THE Subscriber has recently supplied himself with
full ard Varied assortment of the best and most fashion
abteJoh type, and is now prepared to execute Jobs of all1,
kinUwtth neatness and despatch, and on moderate -
i Call s b 8a4sd Office, Raleigh, 1C C
W. W. JJOLDEN.
.TV, c BMKstore