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McArthur, April 20.
Buttei per lb.. 15
Smoked lWv :0
" Shoulders,- 9
" Sides, 9
Beans, W. 2,00.
Eggs pel doZ"
Flour per him.
Flour .per bid
Lard per lb. 8
Molestes prgal. 60
Niils, 3d to lOd, 6a 12
Potatoes, IrUh.' "125
20,Porkrircwt " 4.1)0
issuer N. O.. 8
' Loaf,..." 12 J
Salt, fer bbl- -S.50
'i able, pr Suck, -aa
Soao net lb - 3a5
.75;Teas. Y. li; 75
' Imperial' 6100
eTalloW. j 12
Wheat per bu. 1 .60
Portsmouth Price Current.
CORRECTED WEEKLY, BY
BUSKIRK, & DAVIS.
No. 1. Buckeye Block.
PORTSMOUTH, April 20 1855.
. rirooms prctoz f.JnJOl
liacon Hams per lb
" Shoulder "- C
" Sides " b
Beans, W. per bn. 1,75
Candles, mould-. If.
Cottou Yarns- !8i
Coflee, Rio . 12ul2
Hour pi bbl"'
Feathers pr lb."
Flaxseed, pr bu
Fish, Cod prlb.
" Mackerel 6122 1
Lard pr lb.
Molasses, N. 0. gal. 3ui
S. 11. " 40
G.S. " 51:
. Nuils. 10 to 8d 642
Sugar N. 0."" BJuG
lOiSalt, Kanawha, bu. 55
leas, loose at in packs.
" Y. H.,lb. 45al00
" lmper'1.. 75
" Ounu'wder 55
Tobacco M&K. car.25
" Ya. cav... 20a45
Oil, Lard ureal... . 80
Oil, Linseed " : 90
Oats pr, bu.
allow pi lb..
Tar pr bbl..
Timothy seed, 63ti325
H heat pr uu.. 1,25
Whiskey, Common 3o
" Mou'hala, 5fj
" Eye, ... . C0
p. A -
- v , uf j' it. ujia at1
la-pted MjSoiw, meets
every Saturday preceeding earli full luooii
Next remilar incctiiiji. April 2lsi.
Scioto & Hocking Valely Railroad
r nilE STOCKHOLDERS OF THE SCIO
JL to and Hot'kiiH' Yulley Ruilroud Com
pany, ere hereby notified to meet at the office
ol the Company in the city of -Portsmouth,
on Wednesday the 9th day of M.iy nrxt for
the purpose of eleclin;' nine Diiectoi3 for the
ciiKuing veat and also Icr ll:a tntitucljou of
auv biiaineis liiut may le prWciited,'
Apr.ld.'SS.lw. C. A. M.DAMARIN.
CfcLriJKA'l ED lIOlfbE
U TiM i VT r rv
VM I 18 1 IS I IJ 1 IJ II I Hi
TILL be found the ensuing season at
A i M . A M ' TiM i T rA ' f
ii in is
the lollow.ng pa.es, to wit:
sand Iwadayaat Liberty Hall Sta
hies. MuArthur, O., on Wednesdays at Prats
ville, on Fridays at MonisOgau's, Swati tp.,
on Saturdays ut the reside iilc of the subscri
ber in LIU tp. ,
Tekms: Four dollars for insurance; ; Run
attendance oi purling with the animal !v fore
known to Iih wiih foul forfeits Ihe insurance.
I'EDIUUEE. 5m:cl!ii'icr is a beauti
ful duppla dun, black lc;s muuf and tail, 17
hands hig'i,7iearsolil, a l.n.l walker and ?;iit
ed, well calculu led for ti e- i-mMIe or hiinuss
He is of a strttin of l.nr.-cs il linr.-m t.'ml ore
among the-Lest in th Union; he recommends
himself when Eeen, uud had iu ken a Picniium
every Tear but two since I'nuhlcd: his site was
a thorough bred horse. John T. Colter.
apr. 13, 2 in.
Fine Farm for Sale.
am authorized to sell a good fih.
Furni of'OS acres, Ivingim- vf
'mediately west of Praltsville:11-
25 acres cleared, a cabin house, stah'e, good
orchard, and an excellent well of water; the
land lies well lor tilling and is well a tired,
Leingiu a good neighbuihood.aiid only about
three miles from the Alarrietu iSc Ciu." U. U.
For Teuns and price call on me at Mc
Arlhur. E. A. Bhatto.v.
April 13th. 1S55. tf. '
1,1 AM1LY FLOUR. JUST RW'KIVKn
X a lot of Fiesh Flcur. fiom Holland's
Mill, Ross co., O., Liid lor sale at tne lowest
r.gureat E RATION'S.
JOB W OltK. ofevery description neatly
eiewi'ert. at this Oice.
'J lie Mitlcof Uliio, I in Ion County.
John Winters, Plain-
egainst S Civil Action.
Lucinda Miller, and
THE unknown heirs of James Miller,
deceased, are hereby notified that
tne said John Winters, on the first day
of February, 1855, filed his petition
against them and others, in the Court of
Common Pleas of said county of Vinton;
the objict and prayer of which, is to
correct a mistake iu the description, of
the following premises, towit: The south
west quarter of Section thirtj (30), Town
ship eleven (11), Range seventeen (17)',
in said county of Vinton, in a deed exe
cuted by said James Millar, deueased,
and wife, Lucinda Miller, to said John
Winters, on the 16th day ol August,
1843; said mistake consisting in. the
substitution iu the above description of
the norlh-nesl quarter; for ihe . . south
west quarter of said Section, and the
said unknown heirs of said James Mil
ler, deceased, are further notified that
they are required to answer said peti
tion on or before the 9th day of June,
A. D. 1855. ,
E. F. BINGHAM, . ,
April 13.'55. Gw.' Atl'y for PlYftV
The Mute of Uliio,, Vinton I'ounty.; -.
V 'Court of
John Wiuters, Plaintiff, ! C o bi mon
Lucinda Miller and others
f P I e a a of
' Vinton o.
I Ohio, f i i
J Civil action.
' THE said Lucinda Miller and the un
Vnown lieira of James Miller, deceased,
are hereby notified that depositions will
be taken by the plaintiff in the above
case at the office of the Probate Judge,
in the town of JacksbrJ, Jackson county,
Ohio, on Saturday, the 5th day of May,
1655; between the hours of 8 o'clock A.
M. and 0 o clock P. M., of said day.' ;
i : E. F. BINGHAM, i
apr 13 2 w - Atl'y for PlYflV
Un,tlllioll wil, be made b lh gaiJ a.
lion(!r1 for , lir, , ' .,,;,- a
The Stale of Chio, Tinloii Conntj-.
TU E defendants, Rebecca 'Dixon,
daughter, of Joseph Dixon,, deceased,
Jane Dixon, Willtam'Dixon, Jacob Dix
on, Ruth Dixonk Joseph Dixon, Mar
Dixou, Margarei'Diion.Eiriily Ann Dix
on, minor heirs of 'Joseph Dixon, dee'd;
John W. Graves and NancyGraves, mi
nor heirs of William Grares, deceased,
Eleanor braves, widow of William
Graves, deceased, and Rebecca Dixon,
widow of Joseph Dixou, deceased, all
of the county of Vintuu and State of
Ohio, will tako notice, that on the 24tb
day of March, A. D., 1855, the said
Alexander Vanderford and Nancy Van-
deiford, filed their petition in the Court
ot tommon Pleas of Viotou county,
aforesaid, where the 'sa me is now pend
ing, demanding partition of tlie follow
ing premises, situate la said lou'nty, to
wu: .the west half ol the north-east
quarter of Section fifteen; the north
east quarter of the north-west quarter
of Section fifteen; the south west quar
ter of the north-west tjuarttr of Section
fifteen; the south-easi quarter of the
north-west quarter of Section fifteen,
the east half of the north-tast quarter
of Section fifteen; tlie north east quar
ter of the north east quarter of Section
twenty-two; the south east quarter of
lha south west quarter of Section ten:
the north west quarter of the south east
quarter of Section ten; the north west
quarter of the south west quarter of Sec
tion ten; the north east quarter of the
south west quarter of Section ten, and
part of the south west quirier of the
south east quarter of Section ten. be
ginning at a stone at the south .west
corner of said quarter, thence running
norm sixteen poles and ten feet to a
stone on the western line of said quar
ter; thence starling at the aforesaid
Dioiic, turner oi siiu quarter, running
east twsnty-one rods and four feet, to o
stone oh the southern line uf said quar
ter, thence on a straight fine across the
corner uf said quarterly th'e same stone,
on. i tie western line north ol the corner
stone, sixteen poles and lea 'feet. All
of said tracts of land lying and being
iu Township nine (9), ai.d Range nine
teen (!8.) of said county, and being in
all about four hundred and eighty-two
acre and 47-100 of an acre, more or
The said petitioners demand that par
tition be made of said premises as fol
lows: To said petitioners, Eleanor
Graves, and the said miuor heirs of Jo
seph Dixon, deceased, each one equal
fourteenth. To the said raiuor heirs of
William Graves, deceased, each three
equal twenty-eighth parts; to Rebecca
Dixon, widow of Joseph Dixou.deceased,
dower in the whole, and to Eleanor
Graves dower in three equal undivided
fourteenth parts of said premises. And
snid defendants are further notified that
U't the next (erm of said Court an apuli-
" " w..va iiiu v u I klIVSi uiwr
be made, &c, of said premises, and for
all other orders necessary and proper iu
the case. . E. F. BINGHAM.
' Alt'v lor Demandents,
April 13, "05. 6w.'
Court of Common flMcas Vinton County, Ohio.
John Lord, PlaiutilT.-j
Eiii rd's. rau Weyii i Civil Action.
Cathdiii.e Van Wey,
Defciidoii'..'.. , j
THE oh id 'defendants vvho reside in the
cou'ny of Panola and State of Teic
as, are hereby notified tat the plain-till',
John Lord, on the liHh day of April A.
D. Jfir5, tiled his petition agaTiiBl them
in the Court of Common Pleas, of said
county of Vinton, the object and prayer
of w hirh is to compel the said defend
ants to itiiivey to the plaintiff all their
right, title and claim, by virtue of the
heirship of the said Catharine to the
estate o! Nathan Lord, deceased, i'n the
following premises, situate in tlie coun
ty of Vintoii and State of Ohio, and
described as follows, to wit: Being a
part of the west part of the south-east
quarter. of Section twenty-eight, Town
ship eleven, of Kauge seventeen', and
being all the land contained in the west
part of said quarter, section designated
aud marked as belonging to John Lord
upon a plat and survey made by Samuel
B. Frudeu, formerly Surveyor of Athens
county, Ohio, dated February 6lh, 1834,
except eighty acres .theretofore convey
ed by Nathan Lord, deceased, to John
Lord; coutaining fifty-two (52) acres,
more or less, or that in default of said
defendants conveying their interestand
estate in said premises to the plaintiff
by a snort day to be named by said Court,
then that the Record in this cause ope
rate as such convejance in the hands uf
the plaintiff, his heirs and assigns. The
plaintiff demands -a conveyance from
defendants as aforesaid, by virtue of a
certain bond, executed by said Nathan
Lord in his lifetime, for the conveyance
of the aloresaid premises to the plain
tiff, for a valuable consideration then
paid by the plaintiff to said Nathan
Lord, since deceased.
The defendants are furllier notified
that they are required to answer to said
petition on or before the 9th day of June,
1853. E. F. BINGHAM. ,
aprl3 6w Atl'y Tor Pl'fff.
ABRAHA M LISTON'S ESTATE.
IV OTICE is hereby given, (hat Wilson Lis-
L 1 ton, Administrator of the estate of
Abraham Lision, Ute of Vinton county, de
ceased, has filed, in the Fiobate Court of said
county, his accounts, and vouchers for in
spection and vartiid settlement, and that
the ame will be passed upon by said Court
ii, ufiii. t i
uu uiq A-wtLi vi nyiii, i,oou
B. P. HEWITT,
March 30, 1S55. 3w. Probatt Judge
TTHE co-partnership heretofore existing
JL between the subscribers, tinder the firm
of S.' S. Demuth & Co.,was this day dissolved
by mutual consent; T. . Demuth having Sold
his entire interest 6 E. A. Brattdii, by whom
all claims will be settled and alt debts collec
ted. - S. S. DEMUTH,
April 1st, 1851. . ' " . A. BRATTON,
Lave a small Stock of Ready Made Cloth
ins left, that I will sell out at Cost. Call
and see. at - :. j , . ; J3RATT0NS.
L'lie Cobxer Erect!
E. A. BRATTON.
TV7 ILL keep constantly en hand a large,
IT .'well selected, and seasonable slock of
Such as Clolha,. Ca&bipuys, Yct'tingi, Sati
netlt, Mcrinot, Alpaca?, lit Lainrj, Cush
ure, Lawns, Ginghams, Calicota. Laces.
ISrocadts, oj-e,, Je. A choice selection of
HARDWARE. Saws. Axes, Hatihets,
Knives and-Forks, Pocket Knives, Rarps,
files. Augers in stiorl.everylhing in Ibis line.
BOOKS, School Books, Song Books,
Miietaneous Books of all kinds; Prints,
Quills, Paper aud Stationery of every variety.
HATS AXD CAPS!
The finest Silk and Fur Hats and Caps;
also, Cashmere, Wool and Cotton Hats and
Caps, (mens' aud boys',) at prices t suit cus
tomers. . .
BOOTS and SJOSS.-Menb' end Boys,
Womens and Child reus, of every possible
quality and price.
Rio Cotli-e, Loaf Sugar, New Sugar, Rice,
Imperial, Young Hyson, and Black Teas. best
quality; New Molasses, Pepper, Spire, Gin
ger, Sulcralus, &.C., all of the best family Gro
ceries. E. A. BRATrON.
Spring Trade for 18S5.
,1 wih to announce to the customers of
1. S. S. Demuih & Co., and ttia public, that
I have bought Mr.Demujh's ip teres tin said
Firin.'and that the same business at the
Blue Corner will "push along and keep mov
ing" with the times. I wish to make as luige
a SnriiiR purchase as prudence will permit
these times, and iu order to do so must have
money; I don't want 10 per cent. Judgment
notes, nor anything . of Ihe kind; 1 neither
cive nor take these notes from our friends.
1 hope those who will tep this n.o.lice.wilt raise
me a part if not all of their indebtedness in
the next three weeks, during which time, 1
will sell out at cost, and lower than ever
Goods weie bought in this place, for cash,
epril&.tr. E. A. BRATTON.
MAIN STREET, McARTriUR, OHIO,
. SADDLE AXD HAEXESS MANl'FACTLTO,
At hi eld Bund oppoitl J. K. k D. Will't,
RFSPE CT F U L L Y in- ft-A
forms h I s numerousV.
Customers and the public, generally.
mat ne is now ore a rat to supply an demand
in the way of Saddle; Buggy, Coach, and
Team HiiriicssiC'ofars.HViips and Srnin.
and every other article connected wiih the
Iradc; all ftlanttlartured out of the best Ma
teria Is nml bv the best nf Workmen. Pull
and examine Work and Pikes, before you
purcnase eisewnere. . . ,
fX3 lllI)LS,cc.,.t'ikfrr in exchange for
i. .1... l. :..!.... m i...
wura.at iik; uignrAi iviarnei prices,'
Marietta & Cincinnati R.
'WODaily Truins between Chillicotlie
X and tir.cinnati Leaves Cbillicotbe at
6 o'clock- a. m., ami reach Cincinnati at 1 1
o'clock, a. m. Leaves Chillicothe at Hi o'
clock, a. m., and reaches Cincinnati at 5 : 40
Returning, leaves Cincinnati at 9 o'clock
a. in., ami reach CluMlitothe at 3 :25 P, M.
Leaves Cincinnati at 3:20 P.M. aud reach
Chillicothe at 8:2: P. M.
April 6, 1655. tf. Superintendent,
10 'IMlllJU! A.l) SJM '1KADL1
R. BELL & GO.,
Wholesale Manufacturers and Dealers i'
J500TS, SHOES. HATS, CAPS,
LEATHER, SHOE FINDINGS, rtc.
No. 5, Enterprise Block, Front St.,
HAVE the pleasure of. announcing to the
trade in general, that they are now fill
iug.their large shoe warehouse, with a more
abundant, slock than ever, d'uect from the
hands of tfie best manufacturers East, and
theii own workshops at home; consisting of a
great, variety of Ahe bestolass of goods suited
to the wants. of this country for the Fall Trade.
All dealers at WHOLESALE are earnestly iu-
vnea to can. Deiore purchasing, and examine
for themselves their extensive stock now on
hand, and still coming in, as thry feel assured
of Jtheir ability to please in quality and price.
Their largely increased trade a fiords one ev
itlence of tne lavoj with wfiich their manner
of doing business has been received, and while
they testify to the liberality, of their natrons
and friends, they reiterate the assurance that
they will spare no pains to render en tire, sat
isfaction. Their Block is large, 'manufactured
mostly in their own shops, and by contract
to theis order. Their facilities for doing a
Urge business are) abundantly ample. They
sell only at wholesale, have but one pmce,
and will warrant all their coods as they rep
resent them, An examination uf their goods
aim prices, is respecuuiiv soiicicu,
September 22, 185-1. 3mo. . . .
CHAS. A. M. DARlARIN & Co
RECEIVED direct from New Orleans,
575 hhds fair to prime N. O. Sugar;
20 " clarified do.
1C9 bis loaf, crushed & pulverized sugar
5-1 bxs while Havana, for candy and syr
2337 bis N. O. Molases:
75 do "St. James" choice sugar II, mo-
100 do Common sugar II. molasses.
10 do Golden syrup;
. 55 Tes- Rice: '
300 bags Rio and Java coffee:
Which, together with, a full and completed
Woobw.AHE Buckets, tub, zine washboards,
brooms, ore. .
Fbcits & Nuts Figs, rasins' almonds pe
cans, E. Walnuts, filberts; Brazil nuts; &c.
Spices 'Grpund and unground Pepper;
alspices; cihnamon; cloves; ginger; nutmegs:
FiBii mackeral; dried herring, codfish; sar
Teas large atdek. of fresh impenal; f:
Hj sou; gunpowder aftf black tea:
Tobacot Fives; eights and pound plug of
good Virginia, .Missouri and Kentucky brands
also, Gedge cj- Bro'a and other good brands
of 6 twist tobacco: , v -
Dve-stuffs Indigo copperas madder and
Sundriet Soap; candles, starch, chocolate;
salaerattts; super carbonate of soda; epsom
salt; leadjsho; warpping'paper;&C.,&c.
,We will sel at the ragulat Ciiiciiinatti
C. A. M. DAATARIN & Co.
Portsmouth. April 11, 1854.-
CCT Officii iii Hulbert&Sisson's Hotel.
Fe rif; (855, ly.' ' ' -
1S55. NEW STOCK OF 1655.
I bare just received my Spring StocV
comprising a great variety of FANCY
and STAPLE NOTIONS. Dealer., and
others ar invited to call before purch
asing elsewhere, as they will find a com
plete assortment, and at prices that will
compare with eny-Establish.-neat pf the
a iuia icciiou ui wio cuupir.
The follow ing. articles comprise a part
of my extensive assortment:
153 packs pins.
600 dozen apqol cwlmi.
50 gross buttons.
50 dozen suspenders.'
150 lb skein cotton.
12 lb setring silk,
5 lb twUt silk.
500 cross hooks snd C)e;
30 dozen razor strops. '
300 dozen combs, all kinds.
50 reams cap, letter and note paper.
30O cozen tapes,
130 dozen soaps.
40,000 fish hooks.
25 gross fish lines.
20 gross lead pencils,
100 bundles wafers.
40 dozen knives.
30 dozen scissors.
10 gross spoons.
20 gross jews harps!
3 gross French harps.
30 dozen slates.
3000 slate pencils.
30 gross thimbles.
100 dozen porte rr.onaies.
200 lb patent thread. :
Cornelian charms and rings.
Ladies' work boxes and ra'.icules.
Fine hair brushes and combs.
Gutta percha, puff and long combs,
S, S Sand S S S fine combs.
Skirt ar.d dress whalebone,
CoTset and shoe laces.
Stilettoes, elastics and sleeve band;,
Teeth and nail bruahei.
Steel pc'iiB and holders.
Alabaster ornaments. A ,
Linen 6c cotton, floss crochet cotton
Zephyr worsted and needles.
Gold finger aud ear rings.
Gold, plated and common jewelry; and
other articles too numerous to parlicu
CIGARS AXD TOBACCO!
Dealers and others purchasing Cigars
w ill find the largest Slock in the City,
varying from 5 to (30 per M. As all
the fine cigars are manufactured on the
premises, purchasers of fine cigars may
depend upon getting the quality of ci
gar they pay for, as satisfaction is guar
anteed in all cases.- Also on hand,
Cavendish and Fine Cut Chewing To
bacco, Pipes, J c., at the Cheap Notion
Store next to the Valley Bank, Second
Street. R. DAVISON.
Chillicothe, O., March 2, 1855.
Masonic Library, .
tME call the attention of the Craft to
Iff the fact that we have received
quantity of the following Works, and
offer them for sale low:
THE LIGHT OF THE TEMPLE,
Uy Kev. &tbicklapd, one ot the most
eminent Divines in the West; bound in
good style. . . , .
By C. Moobe; bound in Morocco, Pock
et Book form. ...
I MELODIES FOR THE CRAFT,.
. This Book should le kept in. numbers
in very Lodge, and every Mason should
have one. Call and see '.he works.
E. A. BRVTTON.
Apil 6. tf.
E. A. BRATTON.
MAIN STREET, McARTllUR, 0.,
KEEP constantly on hand, the following
Genuine and Popular Medicines:
Seller's Liver PiUs. Dr. Lee's Pills.
Seller's Vermifuge. Drs. Jones McL's do.
Seller's ImpT C. S., Dr. Jones-Cough Syrup.
Lyon's N. & B., Jones' N. B. Liniment.
Sloaii's Ointment, Sloan's Inst. Relief do.
., u..FOR THE HAIR.
Lyon's Kathairon, Vegetable Hair Oil,
Bears Oil, (pure,) Eau De Cologne.
Castoi Oil. Sweet Oil,
Brittyi Oil, Oil of Spike,
Harlem Oil, Medicamentum.
Also. Godfrey's Cordial. Batesman's Drops.
Sloan's Condition Powder; and Essences ol
all kinds. .Alt of the above Medicines we
received direct from the proprietors, and war
ranted to be genuine. .
- April 6. 1856. tf
tShakespearei. large .ryrs:
tfine Morocco, with- Ji"
beautilul plates; containing Venus and Adon
is, and other poems.. , . . .,. .-. ..
Byron's Life and Writings, bound. 111 good
style, with numerous engravings. ......
History of Ohio, with plates, tf-c.by Howe
Life and Writings of Mrs. Partington.
Young Man's Book of Knowledge.
Life of Christ, by Fletcher.
Robert BrucP, the Hero King; together with
a general assortment of Books and Stationary
of all kinds; for sale at
E. A. BRATTON.
April 6, 1S55. tf
STORE & DWELLING FOR SALE.
I WILL SELL the Store Room JI!t3v
Dwelling House, located infft.vCt
Pratlsrillo, Vinton co., 0.,and
now occupied by J. 0 S. Sivepston.2L&
Pbattsville is situated six miles east of
McArlhur, on the Athens road, and about
two miles north of the Vinton Furnace; it is
a rich and fertile neighborhood, and is .one of
the bast locations in Vinton county for a
Store. The house is well finished and very
convenient, and I will make the terms to suit
the purchaser: J. J. ALLISON. .
April 6, 1855.-3 w.
500 Rides Wanctd!
(GREEN OR DRIED.)
For which we will pay 18 Cent per lb.
S.S. DEMUTH & CO.
December J2nd; 185 1. if.
R LLOYD & CO.
Hh5lEs ALE BOUT AND SHOE WAKEHOliSE,
NO. 3. RIJCKEYR M.OCK. FRONT STREET. PORTSMOUTH, OHIO. J -..'
IIAVE just received their extensive FALL STOCK, consisting of a'l the fa (est .-Ivies ani
I fashions, Our stock having been purchased direct from the nenufactiir(a, j tiiii.ipatly J-J
for cash, w ith great care in the selection of quality anJ sizes adopted to the Western trade, we
are enabled to offer superior inducements this Fail, and.are determined not to be undersold
by any rcRulaihouse either in New York. Philadelphia cr Taliiinore. - .-'.'
Iu addition to our extensive stock of Rowland Shur w ill be found a large and well sclec- ' "t
led stock of HATS AND TAPS, ''
Suitable for the Fall and Winter Trade. Merchants an J Furnace Owners visiting our city, .'.
are invited to call and examine for themselves. ;
. .TO niK LADIES.. , . t V
We arriibtv maiuifLcUirinfa superior article cf. Ladies' and Mifics' Gaiters, Buskir.s and
Slippers. lLaving procured some of the best workmen in the West, we are prepared to sup-1-".'
pty uiose u uo want custom woik.
Jj t. A i ll
ONE THOUSAND lbs. Red Sole Leather, 13.00
French Calf Skins, V dozen Crawford's Skins,
Fmdingii always on hand and for sale at the lowe'.t market price. ... .
January 20. 1851. ly.
Jj K . - ; - 1
lbs. No. I '.VhiteSole leather, 30 dozen '
10 dozen Kip Skins. Upper leather aud Slice "
E. P. BOTilWELL
McARTllUR. OHIO. '
WISHES to . inform die citizens of this
community, that . he is no" nianufac-
lurinc, keeps on hand', a, vety superior article
of beadstrads, also a good assortment'! of -
CABINET WARE CHAIRS MATRASSES
&c all of which he offers for safe on reasona
Tl'UMXG of all kinds that is likely lo
be needed in this Country executed with neat
ness and dispatch; he is also prepared to man
ufacture beuch screws and hand scre-vsof var
ious sizes. Tne patranage of the Public is
July 21 54 limn.
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PQOKS & STATION EltYJ
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J. R. WIIITEMORE,
No. 1, Union Block, Second Street,
KEEPS constantly at wholesale and re
tail, a complete assortment of
MISCELLANEOUS AM) SCHOOL
BOOKS. BLANK BOOKS, STA
TIONEU Y,A It TIS TS' MA TE
RIALS, WALL PAPER,
ARTICLES, ojc, Jc.
New Books, Magazines end Newspapers
received as soon as published.
Countrj Merchants are invited to examine
Ins slock, and consider his terms of trade.
January 19, J85J. tf.
No. 1, Fiont Street.
rnjIE co-partnpiship heretofore existing
JL heuveen tne subscribers, under the ilrm
of Oakts & Buskirk, was this day dissolved
by mutual confent, r. J. (Jukes having sold
his entire interest to Messrs. George & Clias
tl. JJavis, all claims will be scttled.aud debts
collected by Buskirk & Davis, our successors
if. J. UAKtS, -A.
A. W. BUfcKIKK, GEO. DAVIS, CIIAS. II. DAVIS.
RlSKHiR & DAVIS,
(Successor of Oakes & Buskirk.)
Buckeye Block, Front Street.
January 19, 1854, -tf.
C. B. COG9WKLL.
SWETLWl) & COGSWEL
BOOT & SHOE MANUFACTURERS,
AND TANNERS &. CURRIERS,
MAIN STREET, McARTllUR, OHIO
ANNOUNCES to their friends and the
public, that they have formed a co-partnership
for five years, in the above business.
BOOTS AND SHOES;
Mens', Womens', Boys' and Youths', of every
variety will be kept constantly on hand, and
made to order at the shortest possible notice,
and on the most liberal teims.
TANNING if- CURRYING. Leather
of all kinds; Sole. Upper, Kipand Calf Skins,
kepi constantly on hand and for sale at the
lowest figures. Persons bringing Hides can
have them Tanned on the shares.
fX2 Hides and Tan Ba.rk wanted at all
times, for which the highest prices will be
given. . .
December 22. 1551. tf.
of School Examiners, of
I Vinton County, will hold their re
gular mee'.itgs for the examination of
candidates on the FIRST SATURDAY of
each month, at the school room of O. T.
Gunning in Mc.Vr'.hur, commencing at
10 o'clock A. M. At every examination,
a certificate of good moral character, re
cently signed by at leas' two responsi
ble person;, will be requirer ofeachcan
didate, and the Examiners would espe
cially guard individual' tdiust recom
mending any j erson wlo is in the habit
of using profane language or indulging
in intoxicatiug drink, or in any other
social vie, or immorality.
O. T. GUNNING.
Clerk Board School Examiner's, V. Co.
Feb. i, 1855 ly. ,
A FEW BOARDERS CAN BE ACCOM
modateo by applying soon at LIBERTY
HALli. . A. UAMl BtLL.
Marck30, 1354. 3w.' - .
L GIFTS FOR. THE PEOPE !
CAPITAL CITY ART-UNION, '
COLUMBUS, OHIO. , i ..
B RUN ELL 6c CO'S., SECOND GtVEAT.
GIFT DISTRIBUTION. ' ,. .,
The proprietors take great pleasure in '
announcing to ihe. citizens of the Union,
that in consequence of the. great sat'i
faction manifested by '.he ticket-bold- -ers
of their first great Distribution, and. -the
many thousand solicitations Irom all i
parts of the country, in relation to t
whether they intended getting up anoth. V -.v
er Distribution of Gifts for the people, '
they have, an immense outlay, been n-' ''
abled to offer to their thousands of pit-" '' t
ions the following valuable, magnifU' ' ' -cent,
and unprecedented BRILLIANT' '
SCHEME, to be distributed as soon '
the 300,000 Beautiful Engravings of. the ,
Capitol ol Omo are distributed among
their Patrons. The price of the Engra
vings is but Oue Dollar, and as a parlor ' ;
ornament it cannot be surpassed
Read attentively the following list of
benuti.'ul end costlj gifts, 'which will
be satisfactorily distributed by a com- ;
mit(ee of ten,, selected one fiom each t
State where the largest number of sub- ,
scribers are obtained: 1
1 Farm iu the Slate of Indiana 810,000 i
1 do' in Ohio 8.000 . . ;
1 do do ? -B.OOCI ; : .
2 Four story Brick Dwelling and -Lot,
in Columbs.Ohio J .6,503
I do do do do- .6,500
1 Beautiful residence in the ' '
townof Mt! Vernon .5,500
1 Two-Story Britk Building in
1 Brick Cottage and lot in Col-
. umbus 3,008;"''
I . do do do 3,000 '
1 F.-atne do do do- - v -2,500. ."'
I Handsome country residence iq .
Sego, Perry county, Ohio- 1,500 V;
4 Splendid building lute in Col
umbus, at 62,000 8,000 -,
10 do do . do 61.500 15,000 :
4" . do dj Cleveland 6,000 " '
1 Grand Action Piuno (Chicker- '
1 Gold Watch, set with Die.
monds f 1,000
5 Gold Watches, at 4500eich"2,50O '
10 Rosewood Pianos, at 5,500 5,000
10 do do at 400 4,000
10 do do at 300 3,000
50 Gold Valches,at 8150 ..7,500
100 do at 100 10,000
100 do at 75 7.500
100 do at 40 4.00.0 )
300 Siver do at 20 ...6,000 '
500 do do at 15 7,500
1000 Ladle's Gold Breast Pins) ' '
at U '4,000
200 do Brocha shawls at 825 5,000
5UI) do Silk Dress Patterns,
t $20 ....10.000
5000 Gold Pencils, at 63.. ... 15,000
tOOOOGold Pens, with Silver . ;
Cases, at ft2 20,000
20000 Gold rings.at 61,50 each 30,000
12084 do at 1,00 each-. .12.084 ,
Every purchaser of the splendid largo
Lithographic Engraving, will receive a
Certificate of Membership ' entitling
them to a chance in the above list of
valuable and costly Gifts for the Peo
ple. The Engravings can be sent by,,
mail (without being damaged,) to any,
part of the country. ,'. .,
(CTFinST COMK FIRST SEBVED,0 '
Persons wishing to act as Agents for
us will please send a recommendation '
signded by the Postmaster or some other
influential and well known person in
the place where they reside.,
To those persons who. have been act.
ing as Agents for us in our former Dis
tribution, this is not required.
All orders with the money encluued,
free of postage, will meet with prompt
In order to prevent mistakes, scents
and others .transmitting money to us
will please have it sealed .in. the pres
ence of the Postmaster, and tha amount,
entered on the way bill. . , '
We prepay all our letters, circulars,
Oc, to our agents and correspondents,
and expect them to do the same with"
us. . . , ... , . . rt' ,
Agents wanted in evsry town, whom
we will furnifh mlth posters, circulars,
Echelules, instructions, &.C, ou appli
cation at our oflice, or by mail post paid
For further particulars see the descrip
tive bills, &c, or enquire at the offic
No. 2, Walcuti's Block, Town Stieel:
BRUNELL' & CO,'
, ' PaOPRIETOBS. .'
LIBERTY HAIL. . ,
MAIN ST., W ARTHUR, 01110.
AN0UNCES to the . traveling public and
citizens of Vinton county, that he has
opened a new Hotel in the buildings formerly
occupied by Mr. James Dodge, as a store and
residence. Extensive additions and repaires
have been made to the houte. and.stabtw.
The house has been newly f jriiiihjtt, ;
HisTAfiLE,' . ' . ; ;
Shall be supplied . w ith the best viands the
market affords. Jn short no . means w ill be
spared to make the guesU -of Liberty U&U
comfortable and at home. ; -;..,-
The public are respectfully invited to give
him a call. . . ,, .
N. B. Bills as reasonable as 'the' timis'
will permit. ...A, CAMPBELL,
March 16, 1859. lTr. v 1 '
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