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A. GLORIOUS EECORD ! ! !
Let all read Hie following testimoiiials
of Harrisofi's worth.
General Harrison, lias done
more tor ins country mii less
compen sation for it than any man
HARRISON BY THE
OF HIS DEEDS.
The following tribute of praise
was paid to General Harrison in
18Ll.br 11 of the officers who
fought under his banner at the
Public Opinion from whoso decision there is no
appeal, has been so often and so loudly manifested
in iavor of BRANDRETH'S VEGETABLE U
NIVERSAL PILLS, that it is not surprising there
should be iound in almost every city, town, and
LADIES' C03MPNION. '
New VolxCine commenced toilh the Nov. Number.
A Circulation of 20,000. e
THE Ladies' Companion, established in Mav
1834 a popular and highly esteemed, maerazine o
General Literature and the Fine Arts ; embellish
battle of Tippecanoe :
Should our country again
quire our services to oppose a civ
ilized or savage foe, we should
march under General Harrison
with the most perfect confidence
of victory and fame."
."Joel Cook, Josiah Sneeling,
R. B.Burton, O. G Burton,
Nathan Adams. C. Fuller,
A. Hawkins. G. Gooding.
H. Burchstead, .7. D. Foster, -liosea
village in the United States, persons so depraved with gorgeous and costly engravings on steel, and
at heart, and so utterly devoid of the principal of the Quarterly fashions: and also with Fashiona-
moral rectitude, as to manufacture a spurious arti- bio and popular Music, arranged for the Piano
cie, and palm it on on the unsuspecting public as I'orte, and Uuitar.
the genuine medicine, from the result ot which so femce the publication of the number for May
many happy results have been accrued to humani- the demand for the Ladies' Companion has been
ty. It is painful to think that an inestimable good unprecedented and beyond the most sancuine
siiouia ue proQuci oi aireci anu. uumeuiaiecui anticipations, iu me commencement ol the vol-
but so it is. - ume an additional number of comes were m-interl
The very excellence of BrandrctWs Vegetable which was considered at the time adequate to sa-
Univcsal Pills, has in some respects,, opened a spe- tisfy all the orders which micht be received, ami
sies of high-way through which cupidity and ava- leave a considerable number on hand for subse-
ricc carry on their depredations without check & quent calls. The publisher is more than gratified
notwithstanding the frequency of exposure alrea- in stating that the whole of an edition of six thou-
dy made notwithstanding the indelible disgrace sand, five hundred copies, was completely exhdus
which has been heapedfupon counterfeit druggists-- ted before the issuing of the third number of the
notwithstanding the large amount of human suffer- volume: and, consequently, he was comnnllfid tn
,.i T. .1 ..r.u- : . . ' , -V . . '
ing wmcn na uueu uiu uuiic4ucuub vi ims unpu- repnni a secona eumon oi two thousand copies,
sition and fraud, druggists continue to carry on making the circulation of the Ladies' Companion
tins revolting irumu : uuu cuuiuuricns aro as nu- emht thousand live hundred, at the tfirm nnt nn n
i .. : .1. :r j I . .i i r ' . -
raerous aim as v.meu in uib uidihui a n hu uu-ine lenin volume, in consequence ol this ureal
uuuciuiiuu au uewu uiauu, uuu puwiu muiy- and unparaneieu increase oi new subscribers, ho
nation never oeen expressed. has determined to commence the new volume for
bince, however, this destructive evil still exists, the ensuincr vear with thirteen thousand lmniim
i :.i T rij r ui ., . . i , . . ... "-1----0
ana iiuiuier wiu leoi ui uuu, uui ui uaruuy pumsii- mat he win thus De enabled to supply all the de
ment, can entirely put it down, it becomes my im- mands for the Ladies' Companion', as well as those
perativc ouiy again ana again to caution the puonc disappointed in commencing with the tenth vol-
agamst purchasing pills ol a druggist, prolessmg ume. The proprietor feels grateful for that en
to be Brandreth's Pills for as under no circum- courarrfiment which has been so lavishlv hnstnivirl
stances is any ot this class made an Agent, it lot- lipon his masrazine, and at the same time he bens
ows of course that the Pills sold at such places to assure the readers of the Ladies' Comnanion.-
r : i. u t:ii : n.. I . ... . " "
uruu.-SMUi' iu uc uraiiuiuuia jtjjis are universally that it js rlPtfrminfri rpsn utinn tn itippI it with
base counterfeits, highly injurious to the health of corresnondinff liberality to merit its continuanr.fi
the reopie. The work appears in beautiful new type, printed
r! 3 ..i j a r - - rt 1 - , --'
uj iibiauusiiL-u --vguuii, ior me cte.uie jiran- on thc finest paper : smoothly pressed, and neatly
drcth's Vegetable Universal Pilh, are Lnvamablv stitched in a handsome cover.
To the Senate and House Ot TJen-!furmsned with an engravod certificate, signed, B. The Ladies' Companion contains a larger quan
. s , Tt i o. I BRAa'DRETH, M. 1. m my own hand tity of reading than any other magazine issued in
resentailVOS 01 tile United StatCS. writing. This certificate is renewed every year in this country, and its subscription price is only
I lav before Congress, two let-
ters received from Goverror Har
rison of the Indiana Territory, re
porting tbe particluars andtlie is
sue of the expedition under his
command, notice of which was ta
ken in my communication of No
"While it is deeply lamented
that so manv lives have been lost
in the action which took place on
the 7th ultimo. Congress will see
"with satisfaction the dauntless
spirit and fortitude displayed by
every description of the troops en
gaged, as well as their collected
firmness which distinguished
their commander on every trying
occasion requiring the utmost ex
ertion of valor and discipline.
and when over twelve months old, it no longer
guarantees the genuineness of the medicine. It
would be well, therefore for purchasers carefully
to examine the certificate, the seal of which is neat-
three dollars a year, while the great combination
of talent secured for the coming year will render
it unequalled by any other periodical.
Snlenriid Slrrl Enfrrfivinps. nrenarpd hv ATr A
ly embossed on the paper, in order at least that the Dickj ornament the work one of which accompa
. safeguard of imposition may not at least be suscep- ilies each nUmber. These plates are entirely new,
tible of imitation.
B. BRANDRETII. M. D.
KP Philadelphia Office for the sale of the above
Valuable Pills is at No. 8 North-eighth Street a
few doors north of Market street.
At Milford uonx Hi Brodhead.
" Stroudsburgh, Hichard S. Staples.
" Dutottsburg, Luke Bhodhead.
" New larketvile Troxell & Schoch.
May 8, 1810.
THE FAUIIJLY NEWSPAPER.
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teresting the general reader, and enhancing the
value ol the work, lor its superior pictoral embel
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ces that the Ladies' Companion is the only maga
zine published, in which new and elegant steel
plates appear regularly. Those accompanying
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out in annuals. In addition to the engravings
mentioned, a correct plate of the Quarterly Fash
ions for Ladiesf will appear in the June, Septem
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of the usual embellishment. It is the determina
tion of the proprietor, that these fashion plates
shall appear in a style hitherto unknown. It lite
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f in AGSrtT.c ni-rtft-r- Iiivncn : one, ine ant wuuure, Temperance, Jtmmiy urcie, sen
mo uiuoti a5 wvocpL iiiiv-Ajcated Men, List of Insolvent Banks. Letters from Europe,
i . i uiassics. ucaun. commerce. .Micraiure. uomesuc iniuin
Ollvy U U L i Education. Amusements. Facetia. Humorous Poetiml
The Richmond Enquirer, now
next to the Globe, high in
the confidence of the administra
tion, said :
l General Uarrisons letter tells
us everything we wish to know a-
iie does justice to eveiy
Harrison and the world
therefore do justice to thc man
who is too modest to do justice to
GEN. WAYNES ENDORSEMENT.
General Anthony Wayne in
a letter to the Secretary of War
giving an official account of this
sanguinary Indian Battle in 1792,
"My faithful and gallant Lieu
tenant HARRISON rendered me
most essential service by commu
nicating my orders in evrey direc
tion," and by his conduct and bra
very exciting the troops to pres6
James Madison, in
message to Congress in 1811, con
cerning the battle of Tippecanoe
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following : Mrs. Holland, Emma C. Embury,
Liyoia Jti. oigourney, ranees o. usgooci,
it is deenlv lamented cases, if it meet their pleasure, to act as our agents
(hat so manv valuable lives have
been lost in the action which tcok
place on the 7th ultimo, Congress
will see with satisfaction the
rl'wuif hfis snirit of fnrfifnnV viVrn-
m - M. MS V. WW m w m w v -w V . X
&rious.!v disnlaved bv everv des-
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the collected firmness which dis-
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rt i . t
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May 29, 18 iO.
Ellet, Caroline Orne, oba Smith, Ann S. Stevens,
Miss Hannah F. Gould, Mary Ann Browne, Char
lotte Cushman, Mary Emily Jackson, Henry W.
Herbert, author of 'Crormvell,' &c. Professor J. H.
Ingraham, author of ' Burton,' ' Capt. Kidd,' &cn
Professor H. W. Longfellow, author of ' Outre
Mer,' Wm. E, Burton, Chief Justice Mellen, John
Neal,'Park Benjamin, Grenville Mellen, N. C.
Brooks, A. M., George P Morris, Rot. Hamilton,
Isaac C Pray, Wm Comstoclc, Hiram B. Dennis,
Rev J II Clinch, JameS Brooks, Albert Pike, F.
A. Durivage, C. F. Daniels, former Editor of the
N. Y. Gazette, together with several others, with
whom negotiations are pending They will here
after be announced.
Mrs. Ann S. Stephens, 5
William W Snoivden, ) Editors.
The Musical Department of thc Ladies' Compa
nion has ever commanded a large share of atten
tion, and has been looked upon with no little in
terest by its readers, and more especially thc La
dies, whom the publisher is anxious to please. It
will continue to be a Subject of more than usual
care to him, and to the Professor under whose su
pervision it is placed, to make that portion of the
magazine deserving of the countenance of every
lover of music.
Tae Work in General. Of ever' department an
equally careful supervision will be strictly exer
cised by the Editors, and all appropriate expendi
tures will be liberally bestowed, as it is the de
sign of the publisher, with the aid of his contribu
tors and the advice of his friends to make the La
dies Companion distinguished for the beauty and
accuracy of its typography, the variety and high
tone of its literary articles, the quality and value
of its music, and the unequal splendor of its pic
toral embellishments, and the accuracy of its quar
terly fashions. The proprietor pledges himself to
use all honorable means to maintainthe superiori
ty which the Ladies' Companion has obtained.
lor five years he has steadily pursued a course of
improvement, and he flatters himself that his pre
sent facilities are such as to give the work eminent
advantages over ali other publications.
From the foregoing it will be perceived that the
Ladies' Companion embraces every department
within the range of Belles-Lettres and the Fine
Arts: and no exertions or expense will be deemed
loo great to render the work equal to any other
extant. The flattering and general testimonials
of nearly every contemporary journal in the United
States, and in fact, many on the other side of the
Atlantic, have strongly asserted the undeniable
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Address WM. SNOWDEN,
109 Fulton street. New York.
THE RATES.X5.F, TOLLS,
. - i
1LX Tlie &st -column-shows the Rates where the Rules anded'ati'ona are-
eonttjlied with '
p?he second, the Legal Tolls.
not to exceed $1 50 fci any dis
tance,) Ship Timber,
Maple, Cherry, "White wood, and all
timber not enumerated. (buCndti.
iu u.ceea ior anyaistance,;-;
- ;TI.M1?KK I.NTSA'ETS. . '
per 100 c. feet per mile.
3111 timber not enumerated,
BOARDS, l'LAXK OK SCANTLING IN
per 1 000 ft. board measure, per mile.
Pine, plain maple, and bass wood
for for first L'o ihiles, (thence l y ' "
cent per mile, but not to exceed
61 for any distance.)
Hemlock for first 25 miles (thence
1 cent per mile, but not to ex
ceed 75 cents for any distance,) ,
Cherry and white wood, but not to
exceed 81 75 for any distance,
Curled and specked maple, but not
to exceed 2 tor any distance.
ilsh, oak, and all timber not enumer
ated, for first 25 miles, thence 1
1-2 cent per mile, but not to ex
ceed $1 25 for any distance,
HOARDS, PLANK OR SCANTLING RAFTS
per 1000 ft. b. m. per mile.
Pine, plain Maple and Bass wood,
Oak, ash, and all not enumerated,
SHINGLE IN BOATS.
per 1000 per mile.
Pine, for thc first 25 miles, (thence
3 mills per mile for remaining
distance. Hemlock, for first 25 miles (thence
2 mills per mile for remaining
SHINGLE IN RAFTS. -
per 1000 per mile.
Pine or Hemlock,
WOOD IN BOATS.
per cord per mile.
Cord wood, from one to ten miles,
(and for every additional mile 1
cent per cord, but not to exceed
50 cents per cord for any distance
on the canal.
Articles not enumerated going from
tide water per ton,
irticles going towards tide water,
Pleasure boats, on the capacity of
MILEAGE ON BOATS, LADEN OR EMPTY.
per mile on the' boat,
Going towards tide water,
Coming from tide water,
Articles, vcr ion, vcr mite, i Gis.tCts.
Merchandize. Susar, Molasses, and
Liquors, , . 4
Flour, Meal, Grain, Salted Provi- -
sions, Pot and Pearl. Ashes. J 2 4
Gypsum, 1 1-2 4
Salt, 21-2 4
Hay in bundles, pressed, 1 4
Hydraulic Cement, going towards -
tide water on thc capacity of boat A - . iiemiock 3
carrying tt, 4 4 tine, . 31.2
Do. do. Stone unburn t on the capa- binp limber, 4
city of boa. carrying it, A 4 AW timber not enumerated, 4
Hydraulic cement going from tido
water, -"-11-2 4
Ground Tanner's Bark, - .24
Unground do. do. 1 1-2 4
Iron Castings. (3 4
Iron up the canal, j 3 4
Do. down-the canal. H ' 2 4
Pig Iron up the canal, - 2 m 4
Cotton, bales or bacs, 3 4
Hides (not to exceed $2 1G for anyi
distance) per ton, per mile,
Common Brick, Stone, Limo, Sand,
Potter's Clay, Ashes & Iron Ore, ' 1.4
Brick and Fire Stone, ' 1 1-2 4
Anthracite Coal down the canal.
per ton, per mile, 1 1-2
Do. do. up the canal on the capaci
ty of the boat carrying it, per ton
per mile. J 8
Charcoal (not to exceed $1 50 for
Marble, Mill, and other manufactu
ring stones, 3 4
Hoop poles, in boats, 11-2 4
Fence Posts and Rails, in floats.
per ton, per mile, 1 4
Hoop poles, split or shaved in boats, 2 1-2 4
Lath, split or sawed, in boats, 1 4
Staves and Heading, sawed or man-
ulacturetl, in ooats, 3 9-10
Do. do. rived or split in boats (not
to exceed 1 dollar per ton for any
distance,) per ton, per mile, 1 1-2 4
Staves and Heading in rafts, 4 4
Hoop Pole, posts, rails and lath in
Manufactured wood for the first 25,
miles (thence 2 1-2 cents, but not
to exceed SI 75 for any distance
Materials for making crates for
Glassware per ton, per mile, 1 1-2
TIMBER IN BOATS.
per 100 c. ft. per mile.
Pine and plain maple, for the first
25 miles (thence 1 1-2 cents per
mile, but not to exceed $1 for any
Hemlock for first 25 miles, (theece
i nt Im.i hm mtcoh s 75 fnr iLroiiiir towards tme water. ' . o.
anv distance,) 13-4 4 iComing from tide water, 4
Oak and Ash, for the first 25 miles, 1
(thence 1 1-2 cent per mile, but
N. B. When toll is charged per ton on the capacity of the Boat, 110 adc! L
onal charge will be made for mileage on said boat.
I hereby forbid all persons trusting my wife
Dorothy, on any account whatever as I will pay
no debts of her contracting after this dateu
Stroud tsp: June 5 1840
For sale at this office.
Wholesale and Retail
AWJD jLOOKIffG-GIiASS MAWUFAO
rjpiIE subscriber respectfully informs the citi
JL zens of Slroudsburg and the public generally,
that he has taken the shop recently occupied by
James Palmer, on Elizabeth street, nearly opposite
the Stroudsburg House, in this I3orough, where
he intends carrving on the Cabinet Making busi
ness in all its various branches.
He shall keep constantly on hand or make to or
der all kinds ol fourniture :
Sideboards, Bureaus, Sofas, Cenlrc
!aS!e, HreaKfast and Dining' Tables,
Wasli Stands, Bedsteads, &c. &c.
together with every other article usually kept at
such establishments j all of which lie will sell at
the Easton prices.
As his materials wiil be of the best quality, and
all articles manufactured at his establishment will
be dono by first rate workmen, he confidently as
sures the public that his endeavors to render gen
eral satisfaction will not be unrewarded.
He respectfully invites tho public to call and ex
amino his stock before purchasing elsewhere.
Chairs, Settees, &c. will bo kept constantly on
hand and for sale.
Stroudsburg, Jan. 15, 1840.
THE Copartnership heretofore existing be
tween the subscribers under the name& fitni
of Sanford and Dimmick, is this day by mutua I
'consent dissolved. All those having claims again t
jsaid firm, are, requested to call and receive theic
'pay ; and all those indebted to said firm can set -
tie their accounts with either of the subscriber
until the first day.of September next.
Bushkill June 1st. iS40.
Notice to 33oatmaii
THE Delaware and Hudson Canal Companyl
will pay tho following freight for transporting
boal Irom lldnesdalo te liondout, on their cana,
thc ensuing'season, viz :
Running Company's boats with an
agreement to purchase and paying
$10 each trip on said boat, and -making
not less than 16 trips with
said boai during tho season. $1 40 per ton.
Running Company's boats with an
agreement to purchaso and paying
8 1 0, each trip on said boat and ma
king a trip in ten days or less, $1 40 do;
Running Company's boats with an
agreement to purchase and paying
$1 0 each trip on said boat, and ma
'kitig a trip in 11 days, 1 35 do.
Running Company's boats with an
agreement to purchase and paying
$10 each trip on said boat, and over
11 days making atrip, $130 do.
Individuals running their own boats in tho coal
business will be paid the same ireight as company
Application for boats can be made to tho Collec
tors and Superintendents on tho lino of canal.
R. F, LORD, Engineer.
Office f Del. &Hud, Ca. Co. )
MarchOth, 1840. 1
Of all kinds nealty executed tft
T523D Co-partnership heretofore existing "be
tween the subscribers trading under the jBrm
of STOLL & BRODHEAD, is this day dissolved
by mutual consent- Tho business of the late firm
will be settled by either of the subscribers, ei flier
being duly authorized to settle the same.
JOHN II. BRODHEAD
All persons indebted to the firm of Stoll & Brod.
head are particularly requested to make settle
ment on or before the first day of April next.
ALBERT S. STOLL,
JOHN H. BROADHEH.
R E W A RD .
Was lost on Thursday, the 21st inst, bo.
tween Stroudsburg and John Brown's Tan jiery,
a large fair grain Calf Skin Pocket Book , con
taining one $50 bill on the Easton BanU, ono
$3 bill on the Goshen bank, one note of hand
against John Brown for one hundred dnf Inrc.
payable one day after date, and dated 2S?d of
March, 1840, and one note of hand against
Samuoi Bogart for ttrentv dollars, dated' Mnv
9th, 1838. Any person finding said pocket
book and returning it to the subscriber at
John Brown's, shall receive tho above Tet.ard,
MICHAEL BROWN, jr
Smithfield, jUay22, 1840. 3t
All persons arc hereby cautione4 niini
cnasing eitnor 01 tne aoove notes, from ; v 1
son, as said, notes were obtained im a V x
SAMUEL BOGa UT,
May 27, 184Q.
For sale by tho subscriber,
, , WM. EASTBU-7RN.
Stroudsburg, Feb. 14, 1840.
100 Cords of Wood.-In lots
Enquire of HENRY, JORDAN Cf
June 10. 1810. '