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The new from New Orlrans and Cuba lias
liccn very exciting for a week pasl. Accounts
from Now Orleans to tlio 2otli ult., state that
the riot lind produced the resignation of the
Spanish consul, and thnt before his departure he
had lcrt the Spanish residents under tho protec
ts, ) 4ion of the consuls of Great Britain and France.
A dispatch to th St. Louis Intelligencer,
dited Philadelphih, August 29th, stated that Lo
pez and his force were safely entrenched in the
hills hack of Havana, and that they were hourly
increasing In numbers.
, The New Orleans papers of the 23d ult.,
contain a number of letters written home bv
several of the fifty-two invaders who were taken
prisoners, and awaiting the hour of their execu-
tion. We select the following, from the Delta.
It contains a brief account of the circumstances
of their capture :
Letter from Adjutant R. C. Stafford,
Another of the Victims of Cuu an Cro ei.tv.
The gentleman to whom the following letter
was addressed, has, nt'our request, politely furn-
islicd it to.us for publication. It is the first
publication that explains the manner in wVlcli
Crittenden's command were made prisoners1
Havana, A'.igust 10.
Dear Haling: We arrived on the Isand of
!Cuba, after the most horrible passage you can
' conceive of, cooped on. board with 400 or 500
We arrived on Sun.'my last, I believe dates
I have almost forgotten. The next morning,
Lopez with General Paraguay and all the com
manding officers left us (I mean Crittenden
and his battalion. We iward nolbi. ..f
him for two days, when Crittenden dispatched lhe '"T? and u"JU8t coursc ,thal'he conduct,
a note. . He then requested we should join him ors of th.!l Press Jlave punned. W e most sln
at a little town some six or eiirht miles olf, leav- c.Prc'y. ,,"".,'"t .the calamity that has befallen
ing us in the meantime to take care of all bag
We started for him on Wednesday morning.
fit !.. ft'sli-lltr A M nll.l ll'lil Tri-inn tA mi mil.-
i ' nn. i..., mm iiiiii iiiui ii.iii;ii ,m 1 1 .
and nights the most miserable you con imagine,
. in the chaparcls, without anything to eat or
We made the best of our way to the sea-shore,
ami found some boats with which we put to sea.
ripeni a nigiil upon the ocean, ami next (lav, a-
t - . . . i . . . .
ooui it o clock, were taken prisoners hy the
I.. i. ii i- i - : l.
iiuu.ii.itri c uiuiil' ii in ii.ivniii hi iiiniii.
ana condemned Iodic this inornin
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three miles when wc were attacked by 500 j'11", t,n"ury ' nothing less than abuse.
Spanish soldiers. In tho first'eharge, I received . 1 ,p ,"" proceecled m their work of demoli
a very severe wound in the knee. We repulsed , t,0V caImI' ,aml '-'-'; tnpy mri,,e ih t
them, however. They made another charge, lfk, "T" ! Ln Umm aboUt 4 '
and eomplelely routed us. We spent two days I c (K'k' V'e honr doslKnil-C(1 in placards posted up
all bd shot in an hour.
Ktooii oyc,anu irou mess you.
M.iaoiiif! nieihi em. oioi lit. ll.w hiilnn.riiiiF irt rn-1
lamer, convey it 10 my sister, M rs. r n,
ntnl tell her ol' my fate. Once more. God bios
r tl- T. . r - ,
"1 "i iviiciiit iv nil
From ihf. Picayune.
The Havana Tragedy.
A young gentlemar. of this city, who went
riassenirer to New Yolk ou ilm Ci.-i ukcu. !..!.-
pened to be in Havana on the day of he execu-
tion ol' the American prisoners: lie wrote lyjot urpi'ise, niortificution and indignation pre-
the Empire City a letter descriptive of the hor-i vailed among tl:e spectators, that there was no
riUle event, Irom winch wc are permitted to
wc are permitted to
make the lollowing extracts, which are the more ; interpose, or suppress the disturbance, ns at one
powerful us intended only for the eye ofhislthne might easily have .been done. The next
brother, to whom it was addressed :
Havana, Aug. ID, imn:
mere were nity-iwo ot jjopez s men stun ;
to-day about three-quarters of a mile from the '
city. They were taken yesterday, brought in
to-day and shot. ' I became acquainted ,vith a..
number ot Americans, and we went to soei".""""' . . . .
them, as 1 knew a good many ycre'fruin Mo
bile, but. I could not get near, enough to recog
nize them," the soldiers -and citizens .were so
thick.' I was up within twenty steps of them
when they were shot. Their hands wci'e tied
behind, and they had to kneel, and were shot by
sections in the back.
Afterwards the soldiers marched in the same1
manner and run their bayonets through their
i. v i .... i .1 .i I i . 7L i .i
bodies and struck them on the head with their
muskeU. It was an awful sight, one that I
Khali never 'fore-el. After all was done, the
soldfers and citizens inarched into the city, ma
king a procession of several utiles, in length,
some with the caps, of the dead 'inert on poles,,
also tjieir shoes, parts of their clothing, cvc",
&c., as trophies, and in this way weitf through
the principal street of the city! I had left Uie
place m what they call a "volante," and drove
very fast, and went through another gate in time
to see the whole ailuir.
I do not think there weveo less than 1JU00 or
1,500 soldiers. 1 is very dangerous times for
Americans to go ashore, and the Americans in
the city advised u to get aboard as soon ns pos
sible, which I assure you T did in a hurry. I
never saw tufch an excitement in any city in my
me. iney insult utmost every American tney
meet in the street, and I "kept very quiet, and
did not give them a chance nt me. The Falcon
" is in and we will be oil in a few minutes.
o One Day Later from Philadelphia!
SPANISH ACCOUNT NOT liELlKVED.
We take from yesterday evening's Intelli
gencer, the following dispatch from a privatecor-.
. t Philadelphia, Aug. 27.
. Nothing later than the news furnished yester
day has been received here .from Cuba. The
wires South are down. c
The Empire City will be tine in New' York
on Saturday, with Cuban news five days later.
' Tho Spanish accounts of tho late occurrences
are totally annihilated here, and are not believed
by any one.
New Orleans, Aug. 27.
The excitement upon Cuban all'airs is still
great, and no signs of any ubatement ; the prin
cipal streets, arc thronged with rioters, and the
property of Spaniards destroyed iij every direc
1 tion. The Spaniiji Consul has bi .::i 'burned ju
cfllgy, and in the meantime the authorities do
nothing to check the lawlessness uf the mob.
Philadelphia, Aug. 28.
Richmond papers 'state that Alfred U;nilet,of
Grayson county, having lately been murdered
by negroes, and John Clemens dangerously
wounded the citizens of Wythe have held ipcet
ings, und rest lved to expel from South-Western
Virginia ull pretended missionaries hailing from
tho Free Sates who liae preached abolition
V. S. Revenue cutter Forward, Cant. Jonet
. has been ordered to cruizo olT the coast, to in
tercept any expedition which limy be lilting out
with hostile designs upon Culm.
The steamer City of Manchester sailed for
Liverpool this morning, with a valuable cargo
and 2tH), 000 in specie.
Tho friends of tho Cuban patriot held a
juccling ut lkdlituorc und another at Jersey city.
The meeting called at ' Washington was so
thinly attended that no organization was effect
ed. It is stated to-day, on the authority of a dis
patch from New Orleans, that the Spanish Con
sul has been killed j but it is generally doubted ;
he was burned in rfllgy on the night nf tho 23d.
Late last evening a private dispatch was re
ceived, stating that the Spanish Consul was not
killed, but has resigned his post and left for
ItlOT AT NEW ORLEANS.
Mayor's Proclamation. We find the
Mayor's proclamation in regard to the riot, da
ted the 21st hist., 1 1 o'clock, r. m., published
in all the papers, but it is merely in the usual
form of such documents, and we will not occu
py space by copying it.
rThe following account of the riot is from
the Commercial JtuUelin of 22d hist :
The Riot. We are pained to be under the
necessity of chronicling an occurrence which is
perhaps .nnre rare in Ncv Orleans than any city
in the Union. Yesterday morning it was antic
ipated that an attack would be made upon the
ofhec of La Vii(r, a Spanish paper published
in the First Municipality; the grounds for this
expectation were, the intemperate and injudi
cious course pursued bv that paper durinir the
agitation of the Cuba question, which has been
occupying t fie public mind for some time past.
We have latterly prudent ially avoided any allu
sion to the articles which have appeared in that
sheet, because we did not choose to incur the
reproach of fanning the fiame of excitement, or
expediting a result which was sure to ensue
sooner or later; they, have, however, been most
1 Kingiy insuiiiiig, ana we cannot extenuate
11 t 1
them, but they have brought it upon themselves;
tor they luive exercised a license by indiscrimi
nately abusing individuals, and stie-matiziner them
with the most opprobrious terms, which even in
. , ,
about the streets. Thev took out the Dress bv
peace meal, which they carried about the streets
as trophies, first destroying the cases, tvpe, fur-
niture, fixtures, etc.
i ney nam a visu to me
Spanish Consul, whom they treated with rough
courtesy. The cause of provocation, ns we tin-
.n.ff i, wi iii. in.- i, in ..r i
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i " '"''i "r oiihsmou, iu w , -
liver the letters I mm trie mnrth'rml virilitita lm.
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t ii... w I h.... . ...I....I. 1 1 .i: .
'.'r'""" which naa Jiieen directed lo linn,
T 1 1 i s ' . . .
iu in ury was uone lo.inm nersona v. or Ins
I send the!rrol)Ln.V- i ney men proceeded to St. Lliarles
mm eiiieu uicir nosuuiv upon llic ten-
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.HUH n ifi niirmir n ' i:p.i.. ... W I "1.
s:reet, wtio are p:llllarUs, rnd noted as venders
of choice t igiirs. It is said that some provoea -
tion was giveiriiy the occupants of the building,
wiui'ii cxeueti me crowu lo acis ol violence,
which might have been avoided. Of this, we
know nothing, only by report. We. however,
. t i . . n i
w'th h nitmher nf our
citizens, wiluesseil the
outrages that were committed, and one sentiment
oemoiiMr.iuon maue uy the piinue nutliorities to
demonstration made bv the public authorities to
I place, or places ot visitation, were divers cof-
i f., i r-..i t?
; ; ; "'"; ' lK,n"
mjuui , uissin nnu
furniture of these, tire rancor of the crowd
seemed to have spent itself, und by-12 o'clock
quiet was restored, and "order reigned in New
llus is .tne lirsr riot that has occurred in
New Orleans' for a number oi years'. In the
early part of the Afternoon it assumed an ugly
aspect, and serious consequences were appre
hended, .particularly as the rioters seemed lo
have it all their own wav, without &nv let or
hindrance. During the evening the authorities
cre on the alert, ami eilicietil steps wen; taken
1 10 ''uro order. . " .
I Wo Innrn lli.t t. rt ..r":li:l i
Up u!lr.n "'at but few M the. 'Fillibustcrs'
were luirticinant in these outrages, and we
know that many of them condemned the violent
proceedings of the mob in the stroti'est terms.
No buildings were destroyed or even defaced,
and the destruction of property was inconside
rable. We have no apprehension of a revival
of the disturbance.
tl We call attention to the Prices Cunent of T. F.
Bfiltingham ii Sons, in another column. These pr'Cei
ill be altered from tinre lo time, as they will be u6v
erned by the rise and fall in the Si. Louis r.iaiket.
ft Another Silmiltic Wondei
Pepuln, the True niciilt.
r nun. ur uimric Juice! A
Steal ll)(ii paia Curer, nri pared
ixiutrtl nt ih r .iu. .i.,. i
lrm Rennet, nr llictiHirtl rh ..I
01 roal.v,i .Hie treat l'liy,ttc. ,-,,, h j g '
. ir'V Nnr'" K'eh'h .ireet. Pliilnd..,ihl. P. Th L
"'uly wnndeilul r.,ii,iW rr in.. .. ". I'111
l.ce..,ve, Coinplaliil. r ,,';,! "ru '',V'"''J''"
jaliir, ', we n,. .l,.vd. hv Naiure'. nw ajjem, the GaatrVe Juice
Feailvertlieiiicnt in another coluin a 1 Ju,ce
WWl-ESALE IMHC1M. . .
H'-Jum'" A'renlity, Septemr 27, 1851.
PROVISIONS Bacon Sides per lb
" '-Shoulders per b
" Hams per lb ,o .
Lard Vo. 1 per lb 0
" Infefiorper lb
Ituller per lb
l-'Kgs per lio.eu
0 Flour per bbl
Meal per bus
YEUETAilt.KS Potatoes per bus s
Onions per bus
TOuACCO luf per lb
HI'.MP Uew Hotted per cwl
HAY Per 100 lb?
BKKSWAX Per lb
- 0 alO
4 a ft
10 a 12
4 00 8 400
4 a H
12 a 2 ?
3 50a I
3.1 a :I5
20 a 21
HIDES Dry per lb
lireen ier lb
FK AT 11 KKS Prime Geese per lb
Interior and mix ed per lb .
FRUIT Pried Apples per bus
Pried Peaches per bus
Given Peaches per bus
Green Apples per bus
GHD:KU1Ks Siiji .r pel lb
' t'ollee per lb
Mulattos I. '.)'. pe - gsl
S. H. per
Pepper per lb
AlUpice per lb
YVhikky per fal rectified.
Window Glass, per box KxlO
Raisins per box
baleratil I per lb
SalJ per sack"
S'all pur bus '
Hire per lb
Cheese per lb
c i .. ? I
" 10! aU'J
46 a 51
10 a 15
134 a 10
3 75 a 4 4sj
4 (MJa 4 5
3 30 a 3 5,
300 a 4 0"
65 a 7"
IS a i
Candy iwr vox .
CHAIN Wheat pet bus
Com per bus
lieaus per bus
SF.F.DS Haxseed per bus
Timul'iiy per bus
Blue Giasi per bus
Cloverseed p'r bus
75a I no
JOURNAL AND UNION HANNIBAL, MUO., SEPTKAlli Ett 1,
1,000 II. extra oak tanned and Spani-li leather, for
sale by ang4y M. A. LINUS). LY.
160 PS. extra fine Wall Taper, for mIo by
augty M. A. LI.NDSLEY.
E. M. MOFFETT,
Wholesale Grocer and Commission
ME RC 11.1 XT,
JVo. 1, Isvee, Hannibal, Jlf., in the house
formerly occupied ly X. tuqua,)
"IT7ILL constantly keen supplied witti a general stork
II of Groceries, which he will be enabled from lits'
facilities lor purchasing, to sell at wholesales:. Louis
prices, expenses added, IT Will also give bis per on
al atlenlion to the commission busineas and will make
liberal cash advances on consignments. sop tit'
McCREERY, ESSEX & CO,
WHOLESALE DEALERS IN
at HATS, HPS, BOXXETS,
VARIETY AND FANCY GOODS!
No. 94, Main st St Louis,
C AM. the attention of the country merchantato the
' largest stork nf good in this line, to be found in
the inaiket, part of which will be found enumerated
Hats and Caps.
Men'a fashionable & B.B.silk Boys" fancy ai.d plain soft
beaver, angols, br'!;h and wool hats,
musk hats. Boys' fancy and plain
Mens soft blk. white A eT:d solt lur Hats
Jenny l.ind & Parodi brush Infants' fancy plush, sat- ;
hats. in and fur hats. - I
Mens congress. Kossuth and Mens' and boys' cloth
artists' soft wool hats. caps ofvarious patterns ;
Men's silk.and Muhair plush Children's silk velvet and!
caps. ether fane, tuibaiu.
Boys' silk and mohair plush
Ladies' Florence braid, fancy straw, silk, satin and
Fancy and Variety Goods- Dress
Blsek mntteoni lustring, Giode Rhine and embossed
silks; ciiaiiKeanie pnci, "ig" cuiun,"".- "
Bonnet silks and satins, florences, fcc.i
Alo, a general stock of cashmeres, de laines, velvets,
liiaires. fancy nlaiils and worsted and silk embroider- 1
ed merino robes. I
White Goods. j
Cambrics, jaconets, mu'l and Swiss muslins, satin
...fne face t?oe and tape check do: victoria and bish-!
on lawns- plain and laucy bobbinets, l.ateut sot and :
OP Ittwns, litoHi uu -J f I I
fancy lace nels
Shawls and Handkerchiefs
Fine colored long shawls, black do,5-4, 6 4,7-4,8-4,1
i ...... i. .. ..! ainhinn .nrt Aineriraii riuin uu. v
ami io 4 niu u n. --- -. . '
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linh plaid doi plain and em-,a
,! printed merino do;
' UIU Ulll U IBUiiii' iv w-i
r ,,iaid anl flt wool ha'b
i hd'k'fM plain end fancy silk
i hd'k'M ladies' lancy ure:
scans. j ti,Jir.,i,!ifa
vmiaw - -- -rTT.. 1
I n ... I. II. I i. ..n.lB tl If I nilin. H HlUt'lU
uetliy Ills lusuiiic uoimij"- ,1
,tp,neU.oi. dot fancv neck ties.
j rol,' , shanghair. cora, bandana, embossed and
! Spi'tlctield silk pocket hd'k'is ladies' and gents' linen
Hoods comforts, coats, Laces and edgings, veils,
Shirts, drawers, hosiery & Gimps, tnnges, dress tnm-
Ribbons and artificials,
! Umbrellas, combs, buttons,
Woolen din, ca. .ctbrgs
Thread, needles, pins,
t-'''"Pes bindings, brushes,
Band boxes, beads and
Razors, scissors & shears
Soaps, perfumery, hair
oils and colognes,
. i,..i :',.;,,:
iiead-bag.looking glasses &
Mahogany frame mirrors,
I " aU 81111 widow PaPer
I Wraninnc and writing do
I Wrapiiing and writing do,
- cw, whtps and over shoes,
' ' ... in,tt. :
Gun caps, powder nasks
Inkstands, cedar penc. s,l
Razor strops, stales ana ,
j Crapes, ciape lisse, collars,
Lace capes and berthas,
., ,..l, .,,J
We are prepared to show to our old customes aim
merchants generally, a larger stock and gteater variety
ol goods than any othor house in out line in the city,
which weotl'ur upon the moft liberal lerms. f sept 2m
QUEENSWA11E, CHINA AND GLASS,
' rFHF.'sulicribcrs arc now receiving their
tln ir I ricnds and the public generally, to llieir
UUUJJ, in their line, wnicn, ror variety aim
' ,....i-L-.. I,, 4 hi. Puifnrii nr UWern fnnntrv
Their stock comjiriscs ull tlic varieties of
. . ENGLISH AND: FRENCH
G.II IN-A AND E A R -T II E N AV ARE,
Including all the most select patterns and styles, Viz : o .o 0
I N -C II I N A.
1iite, Enameled, Blue and Lustre Figured,
T JV EARTHENWARE. 0
C. C. Blue Edge, Dipt, painted Printed FLOWN, Blue and Mulberry, Matt Blue, Japanned
and White Granite Plates, Dishes, Jugs, Ewers
JJV GI.4SS 1 1 VI RE.
American, Bohemian and Belgian Glassware,
r'int, Hall' Pint tnd Quart Flasks and Jars, Packing Bottles, Rhine Wine Bottles.
' . . A complete assortment.
WAITERS AND TEA TRAYS.
An elegant assortment of finest Japanned, Common, Gothic and Convex, of our own importation,
.t which will soon be mad? complete hy fresh arrivals.
English T. D. and Missouri Pipe Heads.
BRITT ANiMA WaRE.
An unusually large and complete assortment,
Coll'ee Pots, Puchers, Ladles, Castors, Punch
Plated Castors, very low. '
We keep constantly on hand, n complete
- CORNELIUS &
P A T E JV T Ii
Gilt, Olive and Damask Girandoles; Chandeliers, Hall Lanterns, &e with cut and plain Globes
and tdegunt Cut Prisms.
The articles enameratcd, comprise a part of
and we can assure purchasers that every pains
Our goods are alivays packed with the greatest care, us our numerous regular customers can
testily. . .
?f-Ciill and see us, all who are in want of Good Articles at Tair Price. .
K. II. MILLER fc CO.,
(Successors of N. E. Jahwiy tv Co.,)
No. 34, Main street, betw. Pine and Cliefctout,
sei4--t ST. LOUS, MO.
rfWeare authorize! to anno.mee D. K. JACKSON
as a c Mid ill ale lor rjiierirf, at the ensuing election. Id
We are authorized to announce the name of W. I).
M ARM ADUKti as a candidate for the office of City
Marshal at the approaching municipal election, an lid
flHIK More House at the corner of
A Front and Bird streets, in the city of
Hannibal, will be for rent on the lUib bay
next month. Apply lu
Hannibal, Ana;. 28, 1851. aug28lf
N E W S STORE.
fPIIE subscriber would call the attention of his for
L mer customers, and the public, to Ilia large and
well selected sloe It of dry goods, boots and shoes, hals
and caps and gioceries, which he is now receiving and
opening at his old stand, the Great Western, well
known to the public in its former d.iyt for good and
cheap goods, and solicit a share of eusloin.
augiWif M. A. Ll.NDSLEY.
Chewing and Smoking Tobacco. .
13" All oiders will be attended to if the money is
sem ay man or otherwise,
augawf H. LEER fc A R BOO ART.
Palmyra Avenue, Hannibal, Mo.
MITCHELL & REMINGTON,
A T ANUFACTURERS of Engines, Saw and
J.A Homing Mill ivioclunery ol every tie
scription, Turning Lathes, (hone power I, Ate
All kinds of repairing and job work done in bines or
iron. All Hie above work will be executed with dis
patch and on as accommodating terms as can be had
', (he western country
tCJ-N. B. Old cast iron, copper, and brass bought at
the Foundry. ugitf
, . '
ry F. WETZELL, fc CO
No. Pine streeL
between Main and Second streets, are now
receiving ond opening an entire new and fresh stock of
Drugs, Painls, Oils, Dyestiiffs, Varnishes, Spices,
Chemicals, Window Glass, Glassware, Instruments. Ate,
embracing all I lie articles usually kept in a Drug House,
allot' which have been purchased wi'.hln the last two
months, diieet from the importers and manufacturers,
anu as we anticipate reiiiniiiiug in our prrsenf locahou
but a short time, will be sold much below the usual
ratei. We warrant all the goods that w sell to dIiM
(he purchaser,' both in price and quality, otherwise to-
be returned snd the money will be reunified. Pcisons
the city witn the intention of pnrrbasSng gocli
' M''? ''f"' .' .call
"l'"" ' u.ose wisrnng lo pur
rhnBA hv nritii. r.in linve mir nnp. ft..a..l . t
chsse by order, can have our price current sent them
by forwarding their address. We hope by close atten
tion to business, promptness in the execution of orders,
dealing in nothing but fresh and pure articles, and sell
ing at a very small advance on eastern prices, to receive
nuerai suaie oi iraae.
auS2o- t. t . WETZELL, 4 CO.
ATjOt of Hpaclv.iyiarlf nntViin
uoi ox neaay-xviaae iiotning.
lot of Readv-Made Spririg and Summer Clothing '
lal of the latest styles, just received and tor sale cheap, i
the latest styles, ius; n
1 uuua uuiiuings. myzzy ,i.ii.uwii,u. t
WHOLESALE DEALER IN
BOOTS, SHOES AND HATS,
No. 95, Main at, St. Louis, Mo.,
HAS just received by recent arrivals, and now
in store, a large and desirable stock of
g"od in the above line, well adonled to the fall
and w inter ttade, embracing all the new und frViJi..tj!e
styles, to which constant ad-il ions will be made during
the season, all of which have been selected with great
c.-.re and will be ottered to the trade at a very small ad-
jvance on manufacturers' prices.
j o JWk.KL9&9
, , aortment or Rubber Goods, consisting of
Mel.'s, Ladies', and Mistes' Overshoes, Boots, Buskins,
Md g(.i dals v
M(,rchan visitin. ,heei(y are rreifiy ,0icited
(j ,xlIlina, ion 0f Iny stock before pUrcuasig. j
,.,, , , , .,.?.
lOUMluiriiiiiiKU ivmi ici, iun.lU ICCI VfllllUCUk ,11 a,
fron ,he vari nd co letPne,s of m ,gsor,ment. I
b( Me (j offer , flian Mslla, !,,.,.
o Wlf LIAM NORTH.
Anir. 20. 1851.
Supplies, and desire to call the attention of
very complete and extensive assortment of
quaiuy, canuoi De surpassea in this or any other
Gold Band, and Decorated Tea, Breakfast, and
and Basins, Bowls, Teas, &c.
Plain Pressed and Cut-
comprising every article
of the very best Eastern manufacture: Tea und
.Cans, Cigar Lighters, &.c; ulso, elegant Silver
A U 1 Ij a n P s .
our Stock, to which we cull particular attention
will be taken to give satisfaction as to quality and
u t'k i
TiiWiti oi' s. stingy.
THE MAMMOTH STAU CIrrillNU
ntori: i or thk houndm"
Large Stock! Latest Style! LOW PRICE81
. ureat ItargHiian! i'receaeiiifn
t ti i' c i; M I
THE uronrii-ton of the S'nr rlofMng
r- f. 1 ..I fVia. lilnt.
innuriiiin. imvn iTinwrn n .-.r
the west side or i.iam sireei,
door to the "City Drug 8tore,' and
respectfully announce to the pub-
HJ h . 1 lie in generul ami every Doiy in paiuc-
ular that they have now nil haml me
largest anil ,no.-,t complete assotlinent
rashionaiile and Durable lollilng ev
Inililiig. lint mid Cap, r?
.if i lrniiKs, l arpei sihks. jpm
thmiLXSLL AT KASTF.ItK CfMTIH
er b ron lit Ve I!!
which they oiler at pricej actually cheaper than the
imagination can conceive. This is no blarney, believe
it, friends, those Alio are skeptical on the subject can
call and see for themselves, and if we can't sell then,
clothing a teetle cheaper than the cheapest, (.'ley ran
take our head for a foot-ball. We are naturally of a
sympathetic temperament, and thct is a sullicieut rea
son why we enn sell clothing cheaper than any of our
competitor. This fact is self evident, and abundant
nroven bv every dar occurrences.
ilii "Temple ofK ashion'" may be justly styled, the
"Oak Hall" of lhe West, on the same piuicipleit is
tippled lor Dimness- quick sales. small pioms j;ool
bargains and exeeedinly low prices.
Then lei it be heralded to lhe world at large that thl
clothiers of "U estern Oak Hall" utter a splendid assort'
meat of every kind of
it 11 r fore lhe M'eoitteJf
that the in am moth Star Clothing Kmporiuin, alias the
Western Oak Had, located on main street, Hannibal,
is acknowledged by gentlemen ol the most fastidious
and infinite taMe.to be the ne plus ultra clothing houw
ol INorlhern Missouri, end persons by calling at the
iuii of the Js'.aM B St. can readily iterceive
that this is the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but
me i rm n.
H"llemember, we have but one house in this cit v
It is the three story brick store house, situated on the
n est side of main street, at (he sigu ol Uie
it Mti S T.I It!
t?" Bear in mind our motto 'Bound to sell twenty
per ceui lower man any oui'r nousei
We remain, fellow-citizens,
with sincere regard, yours,
nov'2Syy MARKNTHAL k BLOCK.
') WW f bu.hels of Oats wanted for which the
h w ill be paid by
A . iv. o it .i r. a.
QUEK.VSWARKputup in packages to suit the trade
just received by oci-ly T. R. SEiMES.
and new Fashio'naMe Reaily made
Come and see how we can beat the
loci 24 I
T. R. SELMES
A LL cmdilors and others interested in the es'a'e of
Mrphen I1. Cook, deceased, ate he -by noiilied
llhat I intend ro make final settlement of my a.iin'inslra
llt o( , , , .... .,.,... .lio..re,A .. r ,h
Kails couirt court, to be begun and beid at the court
house in lhe tojin of New London, in the said county
oi nans anil siaie oi .i
Missouri, on the firt Mondav in
Septeinbet Dext,oras soon theieafler as i can be heard.
jy31 4t iJRANCil HATCHER, Adm'r.
J HlSKKY, 60 bbls best Cincinnati brands just re-
t I ceiveu per ( o riecivvoou ana tor sale cy novil
ROPE-Manilla Rope, Bed Corda, plough lines, lie
in store and for safe qy G.W. CA PLI NGKK.
PErP EB-A latee lut of ground atul wed pepnet Tor Rale,
PAKASOLS A very laise assonmeiil fiuut !uc!c.v
est price to the finest, which we are selling remark
ably cheap. apr2fy COLlLVSAt KKEKD.
DIRECT fiom ther'Iinporters, a new supply oftlios
fine old Brandies, among which are choice Seig
iiette. La Roc he lie, Castillou k Co's. and O'ard Brands
Cherry Bounce, Wild t-'herry, and Fine Peafa Bran
dies. I'uie old I'orl ina, viutag ol I la, lor me
dicinal or other purposes. Also, Claret, Maderia, and
Sweet Malaga, of the' first quality, and at low prices.
by J. A. I.N5LEK Jt CO.
Hannibal, July 2tih, 1851;
rpHR undersigned Segs leave to tender his sincere
thanks to his many customers and friends for their j
i-.tu liheraLnnlromiir. H!"J U'OuKl take tllij OietllOll bf
tnlormiiig ltiein ttiat ne is in receipt oi a very large
slock of Groceries comprising everv variety of article
in out line, which I will sell as low" as can be sold this!
. ,.J ..i ..Pi . . ' . . r .
iiue of SI. Luiiii. Just give Hie a call befor purchas
ing, as 1 am confident I can make it to your advantage
lo purchase cf ine. Al kinds of marketing and produce
wanted at the highest cash prices.
Remember the place on the we-.t side of main street
a few doors north of the Brady Hou-e. A continua
tion of pattonajje is respectfully solicited.
novily G. W CAPLINGER.
ATOTICF. is hereby given to all creditors and others
i. interested in the estate of Sarah Hill, deceased,
that letters of sdminFstiation on said estate, bearing date
Aue. 4, 151, have been (-ranted to the urdersigued by
the" Ralls county court. All person indebted lo said es
tate ate requeued to make payment immediately , aud
all pei-sons having claims against said estate are required
to pie-ent Ihem, properly authenticated, within one
year from the date of said letters, or they nay k pre
cluded from any benelit of said eatalfc, and if Dot pre
sented within three years, they will be forever barred.
IUU AMOS HILL, Adm'r.
7ROM Hannibal, on the night of
X Thursday, the 14th hut , a
six years old. with heavy mane aid tail, S ?)
and somewhat pigeou teed, and lecenll) Slti1ii lisas
sliod before. She had with her a
Strawberry Roan Mare Colt,
about tin re months old. She had round her neck a
short piece of rope. .
Any persou taking up said mare and colt, and deliv
ering them at the liiady House htablt, or giving me in
formation concerning them at I'l iladelphia. in this
county, so that i can pet them, shall be liberally com-
lienaled lor any trouble ami ex pen mey ii.ai ui .
' JESSE MALLOHY.
rhiladtlphia, Aug. 20, 1S5I. aug28-2l-paid
CIG1R AND TOBACCO STORE!
rVMIE subscribers would lespect-
JL lulty inlorm tne cm em oi
Hannibal and country merchants
Aoms biuir.e.i thioueu Hannibal, 4l"i.4rii
that thev have orened a wholesale aud tetau tobacco
and Cigur rstablishmeul ou Hill street, opposite lu-
slee . u.'s Liquor store, iney win ensure inose
who will livor them witn tueii patronage goon oar
gains, lor ci-h, and in every case will give satisfactory
leturns if Uie article bouclit does not suit Ihem. 'I bey
will keep ou hand a vanety ol laucy articles, sucn as
snutt boxes, cij;ar rjses, pipe ami every oilier innijf
heloiieiiiir tri ,iieli in. ei.tu1ililiinent. inevwill nave
imported as well as American cigars: and also, the best
Ql'liAll 10 hhdsptiine N O Sugar, just received pel
KJ Kate Kearney , ai. I lor sole ny novziy
Shoes & laiters.
1 t'ST received, a lare lot ' ladle'
J Km. Kid Jenny Liud txcebwr 1 1
Plain and Fancy Gaiters for ladies, at .rjly
T IN EN Checks, Frown Liueiii, Table Linens and
li lowelings, t otlonaJes and Jjulliogs suuauie 101
Uent's wear, fur sale at
COLLINS 4 BUKtU'si.
kUl.MY exti-a mpeiline Avur, ;ut t,i i.ms AV 1
Act a splendid lut lot sale cheap by ;-
u.cL21-y T. K. CLi.tla..
j. n. SICKLIES, & CO.,
No. 144, Main attest, Bt Louia, op-"
polite the BanK.;
nisruACTrarai . vmoirsAi.t' ttillii lie
Saddles, 1 1 ajitess, Trunks, .
Carpet HfiRs, VJufkto Shoes, Saddler'
Trees, Vtc. Also,"
iMPnarrs ast Sottas is'
a f 1 1' v ti n v v v v rf'rt: j,1 1 ri"
U J I i ll II, D li A 11 I' I U. t U,
WHOLESALK DEALERS i.Vx
Boots Shoes, Hats and tfap, ,
No. 101, Main street, St Louis EEwftniri,
ARK now receiving Iheii fall supplies of the 'f '
bove goods, embracing a greater variety iV
qualities and sfyles than Ihey have ever before
Many ol" their goods have been manufactured lol eir
order, and especially for lhe St. Louis market, in wh.f
Hcial attention liu bceu paid to jiies,as well as qual
ities. It is their design, it all times to have (he most Com
p'e'e stock in the market, and sell to prompt aoen om
lhe most accommodating terms, battering themselves
(bat they can oI0:r inducements to Western buyers, c
iiaI to that of an Eastern: market.
Their arrangement with a very large eastern ntann
factnring company, for a heavy stock of Men's, Ladies',
and Miss's Rubbers, will enable them to sell at lhe
very lowest prices.
Purchase w!( eee)!nly find it for their interest to
give our stock an examination.
P. S. Special attention paid to orders. au2S-6t
C A R P E T S,
FALL THADE, 1851!!
Ms. v. Torn.va, jr co.,
No. 158, Main street, St Louis, Mo.,
HV J"1!0"' '1 eoi.stantly receivin their
I A new and elegant slock ol Carpeting,, Oil Cloths.
fVe., cons.ist.ng in part of the following varieties!
Royal Velvets, Wiltons. Taneslrie.. K..U. i.
Oil Cloth, Itnzs, Jtc.
.EI,V? tarirty "J'8 oT r,uor oil Cloths, from
2 to 25 feet wide; Cbenelle Rugs. Velvet and Tufted
do, Mats, Floor Rocbings, Table and Piano Covers.
SUir Rods, 4c '
We would alro cell the attention of merchants to our
largo stocic of VV.-II Tapers, Window Curtaio Papers,
1,000 paira transparent Window Shade
Which we offer at Wholesale at extremely low
os'Harviug imported and purchased onr good's from l!ie
most celebrated Factories, and being: of th
gtm improved styles ,0ir friends & strangers iitini th
any will find it greatly to their advantage to examine
cit goods before purchasing.
ur U C. TOP PINO, CO.
rp B. STEVENS, opposite the City Hotel, has jist
X received, in addition to his form-r slock, lb
largest assortment of Jewelry ever brought to Hanni
bal. He invites his customers to call at the above
establishment, where they will a I way.- find the richest
er! eiriensive assortments of Watches and Jew.
elrv, Silver and Plated Ware.eonsmin j mpan ol u.ut
Und Silver lever Watches, Breastpins, Partings, Fin
ger Riugs, Pencils, Lockets, Gold Fob, Vest and Guard
Chains, Bracelets, Uold and Silver Spectacles, Card
ses, Silver Combs, Tea Pots, Castors, Candlesticks.
nuiucuii, uwui, ouoi naps tiua roue net.
TTFGood Watches of ever deserinli
juiifu aim warrameu 10 Keep time u well used
the money returned,
AT Sauser's old stand, where he will always be
found in person, ready to wait ' ou his customers
and purchasers generally. The five years' business
which he has done here has how rtovcD that his on
price cash system has met with universal anrroval. en
abling him to sell cheap while it attracts regular cut-
I f a n nuii.:nM . Ui- . L. w ..
". ,,.a num iu uo me oeuer policy, I will
not resort to iHroin" puffs and extravagant promises,
which no one believes, but will simply announce thai
my newly Dure up t'loitiluf Roora la now blind Ub m aadt
amjilo Bssouuieui oi ttiaouable Clothing, and
Gentlemen's Furnishing GcodSy
Too numerous to be here detailed. The attention
which has been given to style, cut, quality and variety,
will not permit either to be surpassed. As for my
prices, 1 have always believed that the best place to
prove if I do sell cheap is right at my counter, whera'
uiy customers and purchasers generally are respectfully
invited to come and judge for themselves. (apt 24 1
Attorney at Law, -
HAVING located himself at HANNIBAL, Mo.,
will practice in the Court of Common Pleas, at
Hannibal, the Circuit Courts held at Palmyra, Paris,
New London and Bowling (jreen;in lhe Supreme Court'
of the fetale, anrf in the United States Circuit Court.
LOrhce on east side of Main, bctwesa Bird ad
Hannibal, Aug. 38th, 1851. aug&U"
UEENSWARE, glassware, sugar, coffee, Ui,(zff
coicmmon and sugar bouse molasses, rice, sa sjf
laram?, iiMngu, uiaut.er, ac, lor hwu iu lowuzx
prices auu warranted good, of
a i$E e?!
A Further Supply of
N consequence of our ral-s far exceedint our tx-'
X pectatations, we have been obliged, within the last
week, to add largely to our stock, w hich addition was'
selected by our senior partner in person, f'om-ext.nsire
stacks direct from the manufactories in ,
Our assortment is now large and complete, and con
sists of eveiy variety of Uowia for the teudeawB,froa
the finest f ilk hat, taper crown down to th feet."
Of every destription a large assortment mini's, fcoy'r1
and iulaufs bts; leghorn, Panama-, palm, wool, and
rough aud ready, fur, silk, fee, ftx. Gent!emfcs silav
under sliuts, cotton and wool ditto, Zadiee1 silk vtiU.
I ruHkt or every quality, from $123- to ltv. Saddle'
bags; extra and common mixed and brc eotlton hoeef
exu-a quality red and yellow bandanna b'kfs, 3b iix-he
square; a large assoi luien t of
lioy'B Clot bine.
Consisting of sup. caslimarette, Euglisn and f re net'
merino lckel, cut ana tiimM in the Kit city Ktsnioat
ilk ami wor'd vests, bro and b leach 'd One drill Pants;
cottonade, plaid and plain caaa. mere do; alpaca coats-
oro linen rouiulabo-ita in lact.rxir esaoroawai cau'l o
beat this side ef bt. Louis; and we say la conclusion,'
wa w ill sell as low as the lowst,quality,cut,aak.,4e.,
considered. Cear in mind, oui is a Utt f ricei
House, and that prica but a small advance on tirst cont,
believing in the old adage 'A Nimble Penny is better
than a blow tfhillti.it ' sbv9
WO I Aat koiel, tli. bast ever brought to
i just r-teivu direct ft em Koston in baneU, bait
barrels aud kitta for sale by TV It h:i..M ('.8.
TJ AN AM A, straw, Irguorn,
falsa leaf, eili, 1
rvujh and ready, Jecuty Kn.ttb aa4 -ay
j i o;bei new st lea ut Matt for sate