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Original MSS. Copy of" The Star-Spaa-gled
Uanuer" by the Antnor,
It will he gratifying to the public to know
that there is an accessible copy of Francis S.
Key's national soul-stirring poem, in his o-.vn
hand-writing a copy prepared, to, many
years after its composition, and evidently in
the cruet language intended liy the author, ns
it was presented Ivy him to the late esteemeil
James Malier, tor "mom than thirty years the
gardener of the Executive Mansion, well
known for his extraordinary enthusiasm on
the suhject of American victories over the
The copy referred to has for some days
Leon on cchihition in the window of Messrs.
Phillip and Solomons, and the identity of the
1 . . - ... . -w t . T 1 I
handwriting is certihetl ny judge win.iop.
Nicholas Calia-.i, 11., lion. Peter Force, and
Jos. II. Bradley, Ksij., all of whom were in
timately aciptuintea with Mr. Key, and per
fectly familiar with his style of penmanship.
In fact, his stylo was so peculiar, anil so uni
form, that it would he almost impossil.le
for any one who had ever noticed it with or
dinary care to be niist.ikcn.
The peculiar circumstance in which the
author was placed at the moment of the in
spiration that resulted in the immortal song,
and during which it was partially written,
add pertinency to the language and force to
the thoughts so musically expressed.
The American Cyclopedia contains the
following paragraph: "Francis Scott Key. an
American lawyer and song-writer, horn in
Frederick county, Maryland. August 1,1770,
died in Baltimore, January 11, IS l;. lie
was educated at St. Joh.fs College, Annapo
lis, and commenced the practice of law at
" Subsequently he remove;! to Washington,
where he was for many years District Alto . j
ney of the District of Columbia. As a song j
writer lie is chiefly known lv his Star-pan- j
gle l Banner, a popular nation d lyric, st;g- j
gested and partially written while tlw author !
was detained in the British, fleet ilr.riiu: the
bombardment of Fort McHenry. near Balii- j
more, of which he was an interested wit- !
Adcording to the host information within
our reach, he was picked tip in a small boat
while going to the British licet to obtain the
release of a friend, and. having been detain
ed over tvght as a prisoner, v. us an unwilling
spectator of the bombardment : and by the
light of rockets and bursting shell, he and
his companion, to whom it would seem hi
addressed himself ;:i the poem could caieh
occasional giimpses of the loved flag stiil
flying defiantly over the fori that protected
Baltimore, lleuce his language," the elmuls
of the J'-jht."
He also heard the vaunting boast of a Brit
ish oificcr, that the fort would be reduce.! in
n brief period after the attack: and this cir
cumstance explains the use of the pronoun in
tue singular nmnoer in
ha.i irtffthi J out h 'x jii'i? '"'.
The chaise of on " to
iu'r ..".'( . on th-' xfet
unpardonable, as it does
trlorifving picture intende
." in the line,
n the stii face
viz; the ivHeetionot thetiagiro;
ot the water.
deck of the vessel a
was inspired to the
"t:r the be.:
use of the
jjuage, " 27; biool has washed out."
Vi"e give below ii verbatim eny. italictslmr
the words that have been changed by various
compilers, an 1 referring by numerals to some
of the changes that are most common :
The Star-Spangled Banner.
O ! say, can you sec, ly the dawn's early llglri.
What so proudly .ve hailed at the twilight's List
"Whose broad tripes and br'ght stars, through '.h;
cni'j. ' f t'i. tr,-7:f,tii
O'er the rampart? we watched, were ;o gallantly
And the n.eket s red glare the bombs hui;!ug
Gave proof through the night that our lluir wa?
still there ;
Oh!saydoes the Star-Spangled 13.ir.ner yet wave
O'er the land of the tree and tho home of the
On that shore, d'naiy seen
the mists of
Where the loe's haughty host
Yl:at is that which the breeze, o'er the towering
As it fitfully blows, hn'fyi) conceals, l:-:'f-J)
Now it catenis the gleam of the mornings first
Iu full glory reflected, now shines o,t (:)) the
'Tis the Star-Spangled Banner Ollong mav it
O'er the land of the free and the home of the
And where is the? Ih.it (4) so vauntinglv swore
That (5) the havoe of war and the "battle's
A home and a country should (Ot leave us i:o
ZVii-s (7) blood has washed out UU (b) foul fuut
No refuge coahi rave the hireling and slave
From the terror of flight or the irloom of the
And the Star-Spantrlcd Banner in triumph doth
O'er the land of the free und the home of the
O, thus be it over ! whenvt (9) shall stand
Butween thuir (10; loved homes and the war's
Blest with victory and peace, may the Heav'n
Praise the Power that hath made and preserv'd
us a nation.
Then conouer we must when our cause it isjust,
And this be our motto, In God is our trust :.
And the Star-Spang!ed Banner in triumph shall
O'er the land of the free and the home of the
For Mr. Jas. Maher, of "Washington citv, from
Washington, June 7, lsli. F. S. Key.
1. "Perilous Pght." GrUwold Dana, common
2r " Now.'V-Dana.
3. "O'er "Several versions.
4. "Baud who." Grioivtdd Dana.
5. ".Mid." Griswold Dana.
(. " They'd." Griswold.
7. "Their." Griswold Dana. Common version
8- 'Their." Griswold-Dana. Common version
9. "Freeman." Griswold.
10. "Our." Griswold Daua. Common version.
We publish below the Civil Rights
Uill as it receirtly passed the Congress
over the President's Veto :
"lia it enacted b,j tlx Senate and House .f Jt-ore-"tatu.ftl
Uiie4Sltc of America in 'v.,,,rc
ametiibtfJ, That all persons bom iu tho United
States and not subject to any lo'igu Power ex
cluding Indians, not taxed, ar', hereby declared
to bo citizens of the United States; and such citi
zens ot every race and color, without regard to
any previous condition of slavery or involuntary
servitude, except as a punishment for crime
whereof the party shall Ave been duly convicted,
shall have the same right in every State and Ter
ritory in the United Slates to malic and enforce
contracts, to sue, be pariies, and give evidence,
to inherit, purchase, lease, sell, hold, and convey
real and personal property, and to full and eipjitl
benefit of all laws and proceedings for the securi
ty of person and property as is enjoyed by white
citizens, and shall be subject to like punishment,
pains, and penalties, and to noue other, any luw
statute, ordinance, regulation, or custom to the
Sec. 3. Ami be it furtlier enacted, That any per
son who, under color of any law, statute, ordi
nance, regulation, or custom, shall subject, or
canse to be subjected, any inhabitant of anv State
or Territory to the deprivation of any right se
cured or protected by this net, or to diuercnt
punishment, pams, or penalties on account of
such person having at any time been held in a
condition of slavery or involuntary servitude, ex
cept as a punishment for crime whereof the party
shall have, been duly eonvieted, or by reason of
his color or race, than Is prescribed for the pun
ishment, ol white persons, shall be deemed "uilty
of a misdemeanor, and, on conviction, sllall be
punished by line not exceeding onethoiisand dol
la re or imprisonment not exceeding one year, or
both, in the discretion of the court.
Sec. :l. And lie it fnrt.'utr i'mirlt'1. That the dis
trict courts of" the United States, wilhin their re
spective districts, shall have, exclusively ot tho
courts of the several States, cognizance of -ill
crimes and offences committed against the provi
sions ot this act, and also, concurrently with the
. circuit court of the United States, of all causes.
civil and criminal, affecting persons who are de
nied or cannot enforce iu the courts or judicial
tribunals of the State or locality where they may
be, nny of the rights seen red to them by the first
section ot this act; and if any suit or prosecution
civil or criminal, has been or shall be commenced
iu uuy State court against any such person, for
any cause whatsoever, or against any oincer, civil
- or military, or ouier person, lor arrest or linpri
sonment, trespasses, or wrongs done or commit
ted by virtue or under color of authority derived
from this yet or the act establishing a bureau for
lire rcnci oi ireccuncii ana reiugecs, unci un ncis
amendatory thereof; or for relusing to do any ae
upon the ground that it would be inconsistent
with tliis act, such defendant sliull have the right
to remove sueh cause for trial to the proper (list
trict or circuit court iu the manner prescribed by
the 'Act relating to tuittetm eoiyui and regulating
.judicial proceedings m certain cases, approi
-March tiiree, eighteen hundred and sixty-thr
and all acts amendatory thereof. The jurisdic
tion in civil and criminal mutters hereby eonler
red on the district and circuit conrts of the Unit
cd States shall be exercised and enforced in eon-
loi nuiy wuu tue laws ot the united Mates, so tar
as such laws are suitable to carrv the same into
elieet ; but in all eases where sueh laws tire not
adapted to the object, or arc deficient in the pro
visions necisary to furnish suitable remedies and
punish offences against law, the common law, as
modilied and changed by the constitution and
statutes ot the Stale wherein the court having
jurisdiction of the cause, civil or criminal, is
held, so tar as the same is not inconsistent with
the Constitution and laws of the United States,
shall be extended 10 mid govern said courts in
the trial and disposition of such cause, and, if of
a criminal nature, in the iiulietiou of punishment
on the party found guilty.
Si:c. 4. Ami (V it further emietf.l. That the dis
trict attorneys, marshals, and deputy marshals of
the United States, the commissioners appointed
by the circuit and territorial courts of the United
States, with powers ot arresting, imprisoning, or
bailing ollcndcrs against the laws of the United
States, the otlieers and agents of the Kreedmen's
Bureau, and every other otliccr who may be spe
cially inipowercd by the President oi the United
States, shall be. and they are -hereby, specially
authorized and required, at the expense of the
United States, to institute proceedings against all
and every person who shall violate the provisions
of thi act, and cause him or theni to be arrested
and imprisoned, or bailed as the ease may be,
tor trial before sueh court of the United States or
territorial court as by the act has cognizance of
the otfeuee. And with the view to affording rea
sonable protection to all persons in their consti
tutional rights! of equality before the law, w ithout
distinction of race or color, or previous condi-
lion of slavery or involuntary servitude, except
as a punishment lor crime, "whereof the party
shall have heci: duly convicted, and to the prompt
discharge of the duties of this act, it shall be the
duty of tiie circuit courts of the United States
and the superior com ts of the Territories of the
United States, from time to time, to increase the
number of commissioners, so as to afford a speedy j
ami convenient means lor the arrest and examina
tion el jK-isnns charged with a violation ot this
act. And such commissioners are hereby author
ized and re-mired to exercise and discharge all
the powers and duties eonferrcd o i them by this
act, and the same dmies with regard lootliiicis
created by this act, as they are a-it'ioricd by law
to exercise with regard to other odeiiees against
the laws of the United States.
Sec. . Ami . itfii.-!.,,;- , ..'. 7. Tiiat it shall
be the duty of all marshals and ae, ,.ty marshals
to obey and execute all warrants and precepts is
sued under the provisions of this act. when to
them directed ; and should any marshal or dep
uty marshal refuse to receive" such warrant or
other process when tendered, or to use all proper
means diligently to execute the same, he shall, on
conviction thereof, be lined in the sum of one
thousand dollars, to the use of tiie person upon
whom the accused is alleged to have conimittid
the offence. And the better to enable the said
commissioners to execute their duties faithfiillv
and efficiently, iu eoni'oiinity with the Constitu
tion of the United States and the rinuircmcnts of
this act. they are hereby authorized and empow
ered, within their counties respcetivilv, to ap
point, in writing, under their hands, aiiv one or
more suitable persons, from time to time", to exe
cute all sueh warrants and other process as inav
be issued by them in the lawful performance of
iucm resneeoic c.u'.ies; anil the
to execute anv warrant or :is
aforesaid hall have au'ihority to summon and
e.ill to their aid the bystander's or the oi.,
it.it., of the proper "count v, or Mich portion of
the land and naval forces oi" the United States, or
the militia, as may be necessary to the perfor
mance of the duty with which thev are charged,
and to insure a faithful observance" of the clause
of the Const:! tit on which -prohibits slavery, in
conformity with the provisions of this act; and
said warrants shall run and be executed bv said
officers anywhere in the State or Territory within
which they are issued.
See. ii. And he it further eiiartfl. That any per
son who shall knowingly and willfully obstruct,
hinder, or prevent an" officer, or other person
charged with tit'.- execution of anv warrant or
process i -.-ned under the provisions of this act,
or any person r.r persons lawfully assist ip.- him
or them, from arresting any perron for whose ap
prce.cnsiou sueh warr..nt or process may have
been issued, or shall risctte orattempi to'rcseue
sueh person from t ic custody of the otliccr, oth
er persons or persons, or those lawfully iisststiii"
as aloresaid, when so arrested pursuant to the
authority herein giv n and declared, or shall aid,
abet, or assist any person so at rested as aforesaid,
directly . r indirectly, to escape from tiie custody
ol tue otliccr or other person li -ally authorized
as aforesaid, or shail harbor or conceal anv person
for wlu.se arrest a warrant or process shall have
been issued as aforesaid, so as to prevent his dis
covery and arrest after lioticeor knowledge of the
tact liiatu warrant has been issued for the appre
hension of sucli person, shall, for either ot said
ollenees, be st:!:jcet to a line not exceeding one
thoussiid dollars, und imprisonment not exceed
ing six months, by indictment and conviction be
fore the district court of the United Stales for tin
district in which saiil otunee may have been
commuted, or before the proper court of crim
inal jurisdiction, if committed within anv one ol
the organized Territories of the United States.
Sec. 7. Ami h: it farther c.tctrtid. That the dis
tiict attorneys, the marshals, their deputies, and
the clerks of the said district and Territorial
courts shall be paid for i heir services the like
tecs as may be allowed to them for simih r servi
ces in oilier cases; and in ail cases whei-j the pro
ceedings are before a commissioner, he shall be
entitled to a fee often dollars iu full for his servi
ces iu each case, inclusive of all t crviecs incident
to sueh arrest and examination. The person or
persons authorized to execute tho process to be
issued by sueh commissioners for the arrest of
oift-ndcrs against the provisions of this act shall
be entitled to a fee of live dollars for each person
he or they may arrest ami take before any such
commissioner as aforesaid, with such other lees
as may be deemed reasonable by such commis
sioner for such other additional services as may
be necessarily performed by him orthem, such as
attending at tho examination, keeping the prison
er in custody, and providing him with food and
lodging during his detention, and until the final
determination of such commissioner, and in gei -oral
for xi:rlorining such other duties as may be
required in the premises; such fees to be made
up in conformity with the tees usually charged
by the otlieers of the courts of justice within the
proper district or county, as near as may be prac
ticable, and paid out of "the treasury of the United
States on the certificate of the judge of the dis
trict within which tiie arrest is made, and to be
recoverable from the defendant as part of the
judgment in case of conviction.
Sec. 8 Ami lie it further eiiaeted, That when
ever the President of the United Slates shall have
reason to believe that ollenees have been or are
likely to be committed inrainst tiie provisions of
this ne -witniii any judicial district, it shall be
lavfu. for him, in his discretion, to direct the
juuge, marshal and district attorney of such dis
trict to attend at such place within the district,
and for such time as he may designate, for the
purpose of the more speedy arrest and trial of
persons charged with a violation of this act ; and
it shall be the duty of every judge or otherofticer,
when any sueh requisition shall be received by
him, to attend at the place and for the time there
Skc. f). And be it further enacted. That it shall
bo lawful for the President of the United Stat es,
or such person as he may empower for that pur
pose, to employ such part of the land or naval
forces of the United Slates, or the militia, as shall
be. necessary to prevent the violation and enforce
the due execution of this net.
Snc. 10. And it further enacted, That upon
all questions of law arising in anv cause under
tue provisions of this act a final appeal may be
taken to the Supremo Court of the United
pKIME NICE HERRINGS.
20 Half-Barrels, of superior Herrings, lust
received and for sale by
B. P. WILLIAMSON & CO.
March 23, 1866. 2 tf.
TJORSES STOLEN I
STOLEN FROM MY STABLE, ON STUR
day night Inst, a Horse and a Mure, described as
follows : The Horse is alight bay, hind feet white,
fore feet dark, and set out awkwardly shod on
fore feet. The Mare is dark roan, white face, with
a black spot in centre of her face, white feet, hea
vy set, streaked just above the tail, and shod on
A fair reward will be given for any information
that will enable ine to recover these animals
, 1- miles southeast of Raleigh
march 27 4 tf.
The Sunday School -Banner."
., A NEW ENTERPRISE t
rpiIE UNDERSIGNKD, THEMSELVES MEM
X bers of the Sabbath School, propose to com
mence in the city of Raleigh, oil or about tho 1st
of next May,
"THE SUNDAY SCHOOL BAN NEK."
And in the commencement of this little work
of love, being boys, ourselves, may wo not appeal
to every fcunuuy ciiooi noy, uuu gin in in on n
Carolina to come up promptly to aid the under
taking. In our own State, there are very many
Sabbath Schools, and from the best information
we have, the scholarship is large und Increasing,
and it is from them we look for that patronage
which is necessary to improve and keep Hunting,
this native standard which we propose lor uicir
benefit. It is not for occuiilarv train that the
"Hannek." is established: it bus lor Its aim
higher objects, and if we succeed in our enter
prise, it will be to us in alter life a source ot great
satisfaction to know that, in our boyhood days.
we cave a helninir hand to Sunday Schools, the
prenarutorv Nrimtts for places of high trust ami
oosition. iu the work of our Heavenly Father.
lis name sutlicleutly indicates tho object which
is to control its editorial conduct. there is ne
ccssitv however for the remark that It will not t
denominational, but alike open to nil the Sabbath
Schools ol this Stale lor contributions, in wuieii
t here is no sniee of sectarianism.
The " Hannek " will be issued monthly on hand
some tvne. clear while paper mid wtll conlam
fourteen columns reading matter, quarto lcngih.
We trust sufficient encouragement may be of
fered to justify the undertaking.
TEKMS IN ADVANCE t
copy twelve months,
Any person sending ns a club of 30 for three
dollars and a half will receive one cony gratis
W. .1. KIAVAKDS,
inarch SI 0 tf.
O CHATHAM lUUM l. )
Court of Pleas ard Quarter Sessions. February
William A. Barbee and others, 1 r., x.,
I A lilt ll'll ll'l M. 1
ex. .,.:.. .... i ,
eliry Castl :berry s heirs, )
It appear ii g to the satisfaction of the Court that
the heirs o!" Uenrv Casticbcrrv, and wife Patsey,
ei'eiidants in this cause, reside beyond the limits
f this State: it is, therefore, on motion, ordered
'V the Court, that advertisement be made for six
weeks, successively, iu the Kaleigh Standard,
notifying the said defendants of the tiling of this
petition, and that unless thev appear at "the next
term of this Court, to be held for the Countyand
State aforesaid, at the Court-iloiisc in Pittsboro',
on the second Monday of May next, and answer
the petition, the same will betaken pro eonfexxo,
and beard rsmrU as to them.
Witness, K. C. Cotton, Clerk of said Court, at
olliee in Pittsboro", the 3nd Monday of Fchruarv,
ltiti. 10 wiitpd. 11. C. COTTEN, C. C. C."
LEATHER AND HIDE DEALER,
No. 50, SYCAMOKE STREET,
EEPS CONSTANTLY ON HAND A GOOD
assortment of Leather for Boot Makers and
Tamil rs supplied with Hides on the most favor
JIBBLE, WOUTII & CO.,
113 MAIDEN I.ANB,
WING ASSOCIATED WITH ME MK. B.
G. Worth, late of Wilmington, North-Caro-
iina, and Mr. Geo. M. Dewey, who has been long
connected with mv business. I can promise, with
I increased confidence, immediate at teiilioii to con
signments, and prompt returns ot sales. Mv
DIBBLE .fc TUKNAGE,
GEO. '.I. DEWEY,
liberal advancements on consign-
COTTON, SPUN COTTON, NAVAI
STORES, GRAIN, FUUIT,
Orders for goods will receive prompt at
CALVIN B. DIBBLE.
1 1. VI 11 ) AllE !
1866. SPRING TRADE I86G.
DUXN, PLOIMER & CO.,
NO. 4, IRON FRONT iiUir,TINO,
SYCAMORE STREET, PETERSBURG, VA.,
IXX & SPEXCEtt AXI) S. A. PLUMBER & CO.,
IlE NOW RECEIVING DIRECT FROM THE
IX THIS COUNTRY AND EUUOPE,
A large and well Assorted Stock of
Cutlery and Carriage Materials.
Our loner experience in the trade enables us to
get up a stock particularly suited to
Virginia and North-Caroliii
And we arc determined to make prices and
terms to our old friends, and all others buyiiW
eo.'ds in our line, as favorable as any regular house
in the trade.
anduew ncss. s.
A. ri.TTMMER. M. N. J. YOUNG.
G. II. VENABI.E.
a'prilS, 18(50 7 Ct.
W. T. PiCMMElt.
JpiNE HORSE FOR SALE.
I offer my Stallion, DICK, for sale. Dick is
nearly thorough bred, kind in harness and easily
Any parties nccdiner such a horse, can buy him
for 1,000 cash, or$l,2ooin six months, with
Raleigh N. C.
Feb. 5, 1805.
is without doubt, the onlv known remedy for
BRICK DUST DEPOSITS
IRRITATION OF THE NECK
INFLAMATION OF THE KIDNEYS
CATARRH OF TIIE BLADDER,
Certificates of cures from well-known persons
from all parts of the eouutry in circular, will be
scut on addressing '
MOUOAN & ALLEN, Agents
No. 40 Cliff St, New York.
dec 19 tf
OR SALE I
OLD STEEL. TV T fiTa i-n
lor IMantntirm wnt-ir na ,a
cheaper, than Iron, and much tatter
Apply to J. C. R. LITTLE,
-i ALBERT JOHNSON,
apnl 10-10-tf. .S1)erintende,t.
- (Successors to BenJ. Blossom & Son.)
COTTON, NAVAL STORES, GRAIN, ,
TOBACCO, COTTON YARNS, SHEETING, &o.
A. I3U Front Sti'tet,
CiiAs. W. BLOifeou. 1 NEW-YORK.
Jas. B. Blossom, J
Josi.ni B. Blossom. J
Liberal advances made on consignments, on re
ceipt of Bill of Lading.
Refehknukh: The Rank of N. C.-Mind other
Banksat Wilmington, Newborn, Washington, Tar
boro', Fiiycttevlllo, Raleigh, Salisbury, Churlotto
Cotton consigned to us will bu forwarded, free
of Forwarding Commission, at the various ports,
W. II. McllAUY & Co.,
GEO. H. BROWN .j Co.,
S. T. JONKS A: Co.,
T1DDY, FLEMING .fe Co,
Wilmington, N. C,
Washington, N. C,
Newborn, N. C,
Who will pay taxes, iScc, at the shippinir ports.
N. B. Consignments to us are covered by Fire
unti .Min nie insurance as soon as ireigineil, lrom
all places on all Railroads and Rivers in North and
South-Carolina, Georgia and Florida, and from all
soutneri. Shipping l oris, through to New-York,
whether advice, of shiinueut Is received or not.
June 27 iki ly8
JAS. L. HATHAWAY & UTLEY.
(PUKMKHLY HATHAWAY & CO., IMPOBTEKS OF HO
LASSKS AND SUGAK, W1LMINGYON, N. C.) -
StllPPLVG Wli C01IMiSSI0. MEUIUASTS,
WE SOLICIT CONSIGNMENTS ot Cotton,
Naval Stores, Sheetings, Yarns, Tobacco,
and other Southern Products, tothesule of which
our prompt personal attention will be givcu. We
will make liberal advances upon receipt of In
voice and Bill of Lading. All Merchandize and
Produce shipped to us for sale arc insured from
point of shipment, with or without advice. In
voices should always accompany each shipment.
Both of us having had over twenty yearn' ex
perience in business in the South, and our J. L.
Hathaway three years in New York, we feel con
fident we can secure full prices for our friends
who will favor us with their consignments.
JAS. L. HATHAWAY,
WAI. K. UTLEY.
February 19, 1SG0 Cm.
Cyrus P. Menii:niiai.l,
Greensboro", N. C.
('. V. JiEXDEM! ALL i CO.,
COTTOX ,t- TO DA CCO FACTORS,
And Genera! Commission Merchants,
15G Pratt Street V.'futtf,
, . BALTIMORE.
Shipments to us are insured immediately at
point of shipment, mid through to Baltimore
whether advised or unadvised " '
oct lit OinlO
"XTO. 41, FAYETTEVILLK ST.,
RALEIGH, N. C.
Spring Trade, 1866.
Large additions to imr Stock nf Vk.(.llniJ
Hardware, Wooilwarc, Crockery, Glass and China
ware; Hollow Ware, Tin Ware, Swedes and
American Iron and Steel.
A commanding stock of Buggy Materials,
Lamps. Lanterns. Lnino Wielcs i.n."l f':ii,i..-a'
Kcro:-ineOil, White Lead and oilier Paints. Spirits
lurpentme and Linseed Oil. Window (;1m limn
S x 10 to 30 x :li, Puttv: an extensive Htoek of
Builders Materials, Locks and Nails,
Family Groceries nnd II ouse-Furuishiiiir
-OCookinir Stoves, of various annrovpl i..itt,.i-i,c
Plaited Knives. Forks. Tea :mil Dinner
Call and examine our Slock.
., J. BROWN, with
apnl 10 10-tf. HART tV; LEWIS.
rjHE SUBSCRIBER MAY BE FOUND WITH
HART & LEV.IS,
No. 41, Fayettevilie street.
He respect fully invites bis old customers, and
the public, to tiie extensive assortment, of
HurdnarJ, f'atlery aau iioas;-: uiailiing Goods
now in Store,
april 10 10-tf. J. BROWN.
yyTE STRIVE TO PLEASE !
FARRISS & LACK,
Merchant Tailors and Clothiers,
Fayette ville Street, Raleigh, N. C.
Have just received their Spring Stoek of
READY MADE CLOTIING,
Gentlenieu's Furnishing Goods.
l nese tiood were purchased at low rates for
c-su, anil will tie sold at prices which will
euaoie us to live aim let our patrons live.
TF YOU WANT FINE
. and Cassiiueres,
FARRISS & LACK'S.
TF YOU WANT FINEGERMAN OR AMER
JL ICAN Goods, call at
FARRISS & LACK'S.
GOOD READY MADE
FARRISS & LACK'S
I IUU WAST CHEAP CLOTHING, CALL
m. 1' AKKISS & LACK'S
ii- iwu WAST (iOOD CLOTHING MADE
in good Style, call at
FARRISS & LACK'S.
We say nothing of our STYLE AND TASTE
as we prefer that our work should speak for us!
anu not, we snould speak for our work. We refer
any one ueairing luiorniation on this point toour
oui I iiiin.
We do not say wc have more monrla limn on,.
one else, and that we will sell lower than any one
else, but we do say we have a good stock, and
are receiving weekly accessions thereto. Y e will
scy iiiiiuui ami we nave bought these goods and
If you want bargains, GIVE US A CALL.
motion, i uorn, jiacon. Hour and Lard takcu in
l.iumicr nil WIIJUS. 1,1 V 14 L IS A CALL
april 10 10-tf. FARRIS & LACK.
T7INE PIANO FOR SALE X
Apply at tho
18GG. 7 tii.
The Brooklyn Life Insurance Co.
HnSCLArvl?-D. ,TO ITS POLICY-nOL-DERS
a cash dividend of forty per cent,, to
be paid at the next settlement of tbci annual pre
miums, will, an ample surplus, sufficient to lmvc
of directors' looking to the security of the Com
pany and to the interests of the assured, deemed
this large dividend of forty per cent, ample with
the assured, and prudent men seeking Life Insti-
Snrov, dkTr course should
be approved. The excess over the 40 per cent,
So3 dlvSs!0 tbe am to bu
Dividends are paid AnniiaUy.
POLICIES & PREMIUMS NON-FORFEITED.
Thirty dags grace given inpatient of premiums.
Montague St., near tonrt, Brooklyn, and 141,
Broadway, K. Y.
CHRISTIAN W. BOUCK.
A BR AM D. POLHEMUS.
3UCHARD H. HARDING?
D. P. FACKLER.
ANIEL AYRES, M. D.
1. X. PltiCUD. Ao-ont
i, Medical Examiner,
Raleigh, N. C.
april a 7-t-tf
Bows Adamantine Candles,
por sale at '
I E. A. WHITAKER'S.
Railroads Steamboats, &Cr
WILMINGTON &" WEIiDON RAIL
: - w b;;,!-UOA1).-'v1;ii
Office Chief Ensinkeb and SuPERrNTENDENT,
' Wilmington, March 22, 1800. ; .
. CHANGE OF SCHEDULE.
Od and after tho 35th inst., TRAINS will run
over this road as follows :
, MAIL AND PASSENGER TRAINS.
Leave Wilmington dally at 9 30 P. M.
Arrive at Goldsboro' at ..8 46 A. M.
Arrive at Wcldon at. . . ; , 9 45 A. M.
Leave Weldon daily at 1 80 P. M.
Arrive at Goldsboro' at 7 12 P. M.
Arrive at Wilmington at 1 45 A.M.
FREIGHT AND PASSENGER TRAINS.
Leave Wil ml ngton daily except Sundays at 6 A.M.
Arrive at Goldsboro' at 1 30 P.M.
Arrive at Wcldon ut 8 45 P. M.
Leave Weldon daily except Sue days at...0 A. M."
Arrive at Goldsboro' at 13 47 P. M.
Arrive at Wilmington at 8 45 P. M.
The Mail trains make close connections through
to New York and Charleston by inland and Bay
routes ; also with Raleigh and Gaston trains.
Trains leave Goldsboro' at 4 A. M and R T r
going West, and 8 15 A. M., going East. Train's
iroui tue west arrive at, uoioshoro' at 13 40 A.
M. and 7 45 A. M., from the East at 45 P. M.
All dry goods and light groceries will be carried
by these daily Freight trains, and close connec
tions will be made with trains on the North-Car
olina Railroad, daily except Sundays. Goods by
steamers will be sent forward the day after they
are received into the Warehouse. No extra charge
by this train, which we hope our patrons, old us
well as new, will notice.
We do not underbid our neighbors, but work
as low as any, and will deliver as promptly as the
best, and claims for loss or damage will be adjus
ted at once, if presented according to our rule.
S. L. FUE IONT,
march 295 lm. Engineer and Superintendent.
Change of Time.
On and after Sunday, January 7, 1806, Trains
will run as follows :
Mail Train. Freight Train.
5.10 P.M... 4.15 A.M.
9.00 " 9.00 '
11.48 " 13.25 P. M
3.10 A.M... 4.40 -'
7.00 " 9.15 "
9.50 1.00 A. M.
Leave Goldsboro', . .
" Hillsboro, ...
" Greensboro, .
Arrive Charlotte, . . .
Mail Train. Freight Train.
i,cavc tjnariotte il.OO P. M 4 :-:n A
Salisbury, 0.05 ' 8.40 "
" Greensboro, ... 10.00 " 1:3 50 P M
" Hillsboro, 1.20 A.M... 5.00 "
" Raleigh, 4.o0 " 8 45 "
Arrive Goldsboro,, 7.45 " 12.40 A.M.
Mail Train connects at Raleigh with the R. &
G. R. R. train for the North ; at Goldsboro', with
the A. & N. C. and W. .fc W. T?iiirn,u- .,t
Greensboro, with the Piedmont R. R., and runs
Freight Train has a passensrer ear attached for
the accommodation of passengers, and runs daily,
Sunilavs cveeoti d.
jan 10 tf En.,'. & Sup.
EW LINK FOR BAIriMORK.
arrving the GREAT HARXDEN EXPRRSS
iivLK.lir, leave Norfolk at 5kT o'clock, o. in.
The new and elegant steamers
EORE LEARY, Capt. S. Blakeman,
i uesilay, ihursoay and Saturday.
T. BRADY, Capt. D. C. Landis,
Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
The steamers of this line have unsurpassed ac
commodations, being all new and constructed
with great regard to speed, comfort and safety,
and the tables are eipial to tirt class hotel fare.
Travellers giing North via Seaboard and Roan
oke Railroad, can purchase tickets to Portsmouth,
wlu-rc coaches will be in waiting to convey them
and their baggage fkee of ciiARfiE to the New
Line Steamers. Ample time is ailorded to make
sure connection, and the fare under any circum
stances as low as by the Old Bay Line.
Travellers going via Weldon and Petersburg
aim -onoiiv anu t 'eiersliurg Kailroaus can procure
through tickets at Petersburg and have baggage
checked to Baltimore, Philadelphia aiulNew
This line connects at Baltimore with the Rail
roads for all Principal Cities North and West
Through Tickets sold on the Boats, and Passengers
and Baggage-transferred from Bout to Cars Free
Passengers, Baggage and Freight transferred tn
and from Portsmouth aud New Line Steamers
free of charge.
Leave Baltimore from Snenr'a "Wlisirf f.-r. .i
Gay Street, at 5 o'clock, p. in.
II. V. TOMPKINS, Agent
sep 23 104 lyS At Norfolk.
Raleigh and Gaston Railroad,
April 6, ISoO.
rpnE PUBLIC ABE INFORMED THAT THE
-I Speed on this Road has been increased, and
close connections arc made with all trains going
North and South. Passengers do not chan-e
ears from Charlotte to Wcldon. To Baltimore
and other cities North, the fare as low as by anv
other route, and time as itiick. Through ticket's
to all places North by both Petersburg, Richmond
and V asliiugton Citv. and bv Norfolk and Bay
Steamers, and to the principal" Cities in the North
West via Baltimore and Ohio Railroad. Baggage
To Shippers very great indnccnicr.ts are offered.
It is the quicktst, safest, and as cheap as by any
other route. Freight is shipped through without
breaking bulk from Charlotte to Norfolk.
The connections at Norfolk, with superior
Occmi Steamers, commend this route to all intcr
estcdi n shipping. A. JOHNSON,
1 8 G G .
RlC'dOXS, MHXIXKRY AM) STRAW GOODS.
ARMSTRONG CARTER &, CO.,
Importers and Jobbers of
RIBBONS, BONNET SILKS AND LACES,
VELVETS, ROACHES, FLOWERS, FEATHERS,
Ladies Hats, Trimmed and Untrimmed,
SHAKER HOODS, &c. &c,
0. -Ml AND I.OT3 OF 2o'J BALTIMORE
Olfer a Stock unsurpassed in the United States
in Variety and Cheapness.
Orders solicited and prompt atteution given
February 27, ISOO. 2mpd.
JpORTABLE GRIST MILLS.
Having been appointed Agents for the sale of
Portable Grist Mills, manufactured in New York
we are prepared to receive orders for, and will
furnish the same at the following prices, viz :
24 inch st one f 250 will grind from 8 to 10 bushels
per hour from 6 to 8 horse nower.
30inch stone -325 will grind from 10 to 15 bushels
per hour from S to 10 horse power.
33 inch stone (fa5 will grind from 15 to IS bush
els per hour from 10 to 12 horse power.
30 inch stone 6425 will grind from 15 to 20 bush
els per hour, from 10" to 12 1 IDINl' noi-er
30 inch stone 500 will grind from 20 to 25 bush
els per hour, from 10 to 15 horse power.
43 inch stone $550 will grind from 20 to iid hncli.
els per hour, from 12 to 15 horse power.
"We will also furnish "enrmr counter clioO-
tight and loose pulleys for theseMiils at the fol
lowing prices :
men ssoU Sfi inch 8100
30 " 75 39 120
33 " 90 42 " 130.
Cheaper Mills, of lessenoneitv run Vve fnnilj.
if desired. B. P. WILLIAMSON fc CO
march 20, 18G6 t tf.
Wines and Liauors.
No. 25 Market Square,
I have constantly on hand, and offer for sale : '
POK 1 , SHERRY AND 1 '
. MADEIRA WINES,
Russ St. Domingo Bitters1"" LAG?R' &c-
St. Domingo Punch.
do Wine. -Ginger
Cordial. " '.
Lemon Syrup, &c. . v. ,
These Goods onn h inmtoi,nj -u-i
SSs: Jork pwith'thT 33t5
8-Country Trade is invited.
oct 1f 11 i GEO. SANGSTER,
oct 12151 ly 10 Norfolk, Va.
New... York Advertisements.
- NOW 44T BROADWAY, . ;
; WINDOW SHADES,
FRESCO, - , " , .
AND ALL OTHER STYLES OF
Satin db Laine,
PIANO AND TABLE COVERS.
PALMER'S PATENT UMBRELLA MOSQUITO
inA.Mt.fi, Jiusyunu -TS.EIS, LACES AND'
WPTT1V! I . 1
.11. 1 1 l.lUj IX, . , X. .
G. 1.. & J. B. KELTY,
J-ATURE S OWN REMEDIES.
CONGRESS SPRING WATER.
FMPIRE SPRING WATER.
COLUMBLA.N SPRING WATER.
No natural or artificial cotnnonnil lma vit li,.
discovered or manufactured that equals these wa-lei-s
as a preee.ntive, relief and permanent cure, for
many temoorarv and chronic diseases. n mnvwi
by the experience of many thousands who have
drank them for years, with the most beneficial
Is a cathartic, alterative and tonic, nnrl is n val
uable remedy for afrectio is of the Liver and Kid
neys, Dyspepsia, Gout, Chronic Constipation and
Cutaneous diseases. Is a most powerful preven
tive of the Fevers and Bilious Comnlaintff. so
prevalent iu warm climates.
Is a cathartic, and a valuable remedy for Rheu
matism, Derangement of the Liver, Diseases of
the Skin, and General Debility. Its effects are
most salutary in Lung Diseases. It is an almost
xure care for Scrofula, and the most agravati d
forms of Dyspepsia. As avrecentive and cure, for
all Biilious Derangements it stands unrivalled.
Is a tonic and diuretic of a hiirhlv beneficial
character, and is a iitiee remcdi'ior Diabetes,
Gravel, Calculus, Irritation and inflammation of
the .Kidneys and Bladder, and has most simrularlv
active effects in restoring these organs when de
bilitated by long disease. Females who have suf
fered toryears lrom lrreira'aritv. and the distress
nig diseases known onlv to their sex. have been
entirely cured by the faithful aud judicious use of
These waters are bottled fresh and Dure, from
each of the above named Springs, in so careful
and secure a manner that they preserve all their
medicinal value for years, aud will be found
equally eilieaeious when drank thousands of miles
distant, as when taken directly from the spriii"-.
Jjeicare of imitation and xnjenor Waters, the
coriis ot ail genuine Congress, Empire and Co
lumbian Waters are branded on the side of the
j Congress Water, ) ( Columbian Wateb, I
I uixx,. S3, vo. ) I u. X Ii S3. CO. )
( Empire Water, )
C. & E. S. Co. 1
Packed safely and seenrely, in boxes suitable
for shipment to any part ol the world. Congress
anu iianpire . aters in Ooxes, containing 4 Dozen
Pints, or 2 Dozen Quart Bottles each. Colum
bian Water in boxes containing 4 or (J Dozen Half
t'liits, or 4 Dozen Pint Bottles each.
Sold by all Druggists' Hotels, Wine Merchants'
uuu nrsi-ciass tiroccrs.
Sold only at Wholesale, by
IIOTCHKISS SONS, Prop's,
t Beck man St., N. Y.
Orders by mail receive prompt attention,
march 20 1 am.
P. jS on S
s rs to
For th.e Handkerchief.
A Most Exquisite, Delicate, and Fra
grant Perfume, Distilled from the Bare
and Beautiful Flower from which it
takes its name.
Manufactured only by PIIAL.01V &. SON,
BEWARE OF COUNTERFEITS.
ASK FOR PHALON'S-TAKE NO OTHER.
Bold by Druggists generally.
dec 11 tf
TIIE NEW TRAIL! 1866.
Skirtf with nOTulty in Criuoline, and most stylish
FRENCH ELASTIC SPRINGS!
f.?!0 KI,aicity- "Shtness, El eganee, Com
fort and Durability, cannot bu excelled
The Crown .Skirts i. .
throughout Europe, as well a! America and are
thSargSS? 4138 Eents through
THOMSON, LANGDON & CO.,
Sm t i "lanulacturers,
uway, mew York.
i AuoMsctN-s Fkescu Elastic
5 gross Best Parlor Jfatclics, at
march 20 1 tf.
B. P. WILLIAA1SON & CO,
.New York Advertisements.
FEMALES, OWING TO THE " PEC'ULT i
and important relations which th . . '
their peculiar organization, and the 'offices tl
perform, are subject to sufferings and nilm ' ,7
peculiar to the sex. Freedom from these
tribute! ' - Binnll rltnf... tr. 1 . ''ll-
welfaie7ri-none cau be happy who arc ill v'.
1 i ai
onlv so. but no one of these vm-i.i r...,...i"
..i..r.. ' i ... ir . . "-""an: ci,i.
ennuis can long uc suuerea to run on witlmnt
volving the geiierai health of the in.iiv; , 1 "':
erelong producing permanent ki(.l... ..." I 11,111
nature decline. Nor is it pleasant to"c, "..VJ-''
physician for the relief of these vm ;,., ., ,. " a
affections, ard only upon the most in-cut , ,.
sity will a true woman so far sacrifice her -.-r
charm as to do this. The sex will then tf-nii-if
for placing in their hands simple specific' ir.
will be found efficacious in re i..vi Il.u "
almost every one of those troublesome com,, "S''c.
peculiar to the sex. """I'l-unts
IIELMBOLD'S EXTRACT OF BUCIIU
Hundrcdj) suffer on in silence, and huiub-...i c
others apply vainly to druggists'andd!;"
either merely tantalize them with t... i... ' ' . "
cure or apply remedies which make then, ,a
I would not wish to assert anvthintr tl.-.t 1
do injustice to tho afflicted, bill I am ohlii".aU.
say that although it may be'produccd f "onl- ?
sive exhaustion of the powers of f ife, b" 1
ous emplowment. nnwl m,. 1 - V ' ui-
Xusc menstruation, the use of tea and eir....'
frequent childbirth, it is oftener caused bv .,
vagina Itself:1 "U"UU8 of the
When reviewinsr IIiumii.m nfti,,. .t.
complaints, it is most painful to contcmph.teTl!?
attendant evils conseonent. imnn ti.,n i. :; . L
I simple justice to the subject to enumerate a v v
ot the many addit ional causes which so largclv al
feet the life, health and happiness of woman I,, ,
classes ol soeietv. in,l u-i.ioi.
- ' "...v..., vxii&eiiiieiiiiv. al-
ect, more or less i directly, the welfare of thecmin.
uuiiiuii lamiiy. IUc mania that exists lor i.rcc
cious education and marriage, causes the veais
that nature designed for corporal dcvelopemeut
to be wasted and ncrvertcH ;.. ti... .....!.... .
dress, the early confinement of sehool, and cm..
ciahy in the unhealthy excitement of the b'll
room. Thus, with the body half clothed and tla
mind unuuiy excited by pleasure, pcrvertiii- in
miduight revel the hours desi, .-,,.,! t.. '
sleep and rest, the work of destruction is hail ae
In consequence of this early strain upon l , r
system, unnecessary effort is required bv tiie eVi
t-ate votary io retain her situation iu s-liool u
in.! u.v, iiius aggavating the evil. 1.,,
excitement is over, another in imsi-s,.i, -,. . . .'.
the mind morbidly sensitive to impression wl.iV.
the now constant restraint of fashionable' iiw
absolutely forbidding the exercise indiM,ci--l',i,'.
and strength; the exposure to night air the mkI
den change of temperature, the complete prosi-,
tion produced by excessive daueing must of nec
essity, produce their legitimate effect, t ' , t
an early marriage caps the climax of misery anil
the unlorttinate one, hitherto so utterlv n .'-id
less of the plain dictates and remn.ii. -,,,,..
delicate nature, becomes an unwilling siihi, ! .f
meuicai treatment. This is but a truthful pic
ture of the experience of thousands of our vo un-r
Long before the ability to exercise the fini,lis
of the generative organs, they require an c.lm a
tion ot their peculiar nervous system ; coiin;
of what is called the tissue, which is, in co.lna,,,
with the female breast and lips, evident!,- ui ,ier
the control of mental emotions and asM.'ciaii,,',
at an early period of life, and, as we shall s.il.-e-quently
see, these emotions, when excessive hail
long before puberty, to habits which sim the v. rv
life of the victims ere nature has 6clt-comi.lc-tc-d
their developemci.t. 1
For female Weakness and Debiliiv, White er
LcucortHa, Too Profuse,. Exhausting, To. J.,n.
continued Periods for Prolapsus and Be.h."
Down, or Prolup.us Uteri, we offer the most i.e
feet speeihe known :
Ilclmbold's Compound Extract liucliu.
Liieciious lor use, diet, and advice accomnanr f
i!cinales m every period of life irmu ;r",.,-;.. f
extreme old age, will lind it a rcincdv to aid'na- I
ture in the U'scharge ofils fmietioi.o "
oirengtu is tiie
,rlory of manhood and woniaii-
IIEL irjJOL&jS EXTRA CT RVCJIir
is more strcngtheubur lli:m .mv ,.
tious of Bark or Ii ou, infiiiitely safer, aud iiu.Vc
ITELMBOLIf S A'Vn.'J r-r nrr-irT-
Having received flic eiidorscuicnt of the moi-'t pra
nimeut Physicians in the ITnitwl stni..
oiicred to alllictcd humanify as a certain 'cure Ihr
tiie ledow mg diseases and symptoms, lioni whai-
tjr'er cause originating :
Mental and Physical Depression,
Determination of blood to the Head,
Com used ideas,
(;,-i,,.- ii Tii-;i.i;i;t,-
Rcstlessness and Sleeplessness at niht.
.usenee oi .Muscular ISllicieucv,
Loss of Appetite,
Disorganization or Para
lysis oft he Organs ot
of the neart, and, in fact, all the concomitants
ot? nervous aud Debilitated state of the svttiu.
io insure the genuine cut this out.
AUK roii UEL3WOLW8, Take so othek.
luarcii i, HSbli. Stvws-2m.
p. COTTON AND WOOL IIANI CARDS.
Sargent As Co.
Successors to John Whittemore & Co., New York,
uuu joiin n.. wmttemore !c Co.
HARDWARE & CARD MAXUFACTVRICliS,
AO. to Beekmau St., A'cw Tori.
Sole Sueccssoi-s to the W,;ttmnn. ui. itvvt
SET," and only manufacturers of the
Oenuiue AVhittemore Cotton Cards.
Dealers are cautioned
tiOUS. . . ( riv 1i(":s liia
C ;' v PiCIFIC HOTEL,
I70, 1T2, 174 &. 176 Greenwich Street,
(ONE SQPAftE WEST OF BBOADWAT,)
Between Courtlhndt and Bey Sts., Xew Yuri.
JOHN 'PATTEN, Jr., Proprietor.
THE . PACIFIC ' HOTEL IS "WELL AND
widely known to the traveling public. T!:e
location is esoeciallv snitahlp tn mm. i; .ma1
rtRiJiness men ; it is In' dose proximity to the h:i-i-Utess
part of the City is on the highway ol Scailli-
v-m tuU nraicm travel, ana adjacent to all tue
principal Railroad and Steamboal depots.
The Pacific lias liberal accommodations for over
300 guests; it is well furnished, aud posscs-a s ev
ery modern improvement for the comfort and en
tertainment of its inmates. The rooms are spa
cious and well vedtilated; provided with jras ami
water; the attendance is prompt aud rc-speciful :
and the table is generously provided with every
delicacy of the season.
The subscriber, who, for the past four yea's,
has been the lessee, is now Bole, nrnnrii-tnr mi
intends to identify hhnself thoroughly with the
interests of his house. With lonjr experience as
a hotel keeper, he trusts, by moderate charges
and a liberal policy, to maintain the favorable
reputation of the Pacific Hotel.
N. B. To prevent overcharge bv Hack men, the
coaches of the Hotel are owned by the proprietor,
sept 30 241 ly 10 JOHN PATTEN, Ja.
- E. REMINGTON & SONS,
Revolvers, Rifles, Muskets and
For the United States Service. Also,
Pocket and Belt Revolvers, Repeating
Pistols, liide Canes, Revolving Killes,
RIFLE and Shot Gun Barrels, and Gun Ma
terials generally. Sold by Gnn Dealers and
the trade throughout the country.
In these days of House Breaking nnd Robbery,
every house, store, bank aud office, should liftve
one of Remington's Revolvers. Circulars
containing cuts and description ot our arms will
be furnished upon application.
Ji. .KJVUi.Mil UN ic SONS, Ilion, N. 1
. JUOOKE K -NICHOLS, AlTClltS
Jiaarcn o am JS o. 40, Courtlaud S
RESII GROUND FAMILY FLOl'K.
,ln amls, Sacks and quarter Sacks, of C''c
quality. In store nnd for sale by
march 2W-, 5 tf B. P. WILLIAMSON & CO.
m i m