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THE FELI-CIANA DEM CRA TAI'.
BY G. W. REESE. THIE CONSTITUTION.--STATE RIGHTS. .EtMS..-48 PER YEAR.
OL. I. CLINTON, LA. SATURIDAY MORNING, SEPTEMBER 1, 1855. NO. 21.
VOL. I. CLINTON, LA~. SATURDAY MORNING, SEPTEMBER 1, 1855. NO. 21.
Tan "FELICIANA DEMOCRAT" will be pub
lsbed every Wuwxsaonr AoN SAhnoTr, at THREE
Dollars per annum, payable in advance. Two cop
lee will be furnished for FIVE DOLLARS.
Aovaarasumwtr inserted at One Dollar per square
(T W E L V lines or les,) for the first Insertion,
and fifty ounts for each subsequent one.
The Fee for announcing a candidate for once will
be TEN Dollars, payable in advance.
CARDS, PROFESSIONAL, &c.
Joa. MoVZA,Clinton. CIlAs. McVIA, Jackson.
JOHN & CHARLES McVEA,
Attornies at Law,
CLINTON & JACKSON. LA.
W. FERGUS KERNAN,
Attorney & counsellor at Law,
DRACTICES In tbe Parishes of East and West
Fleliclana. a 14
JAMES B. SMITH,
Attorney and Counsellor at Law,
ITILT. attend business in East and West Feliclans
TVand St.Ileona. a 14
JOHN M. ROBERTS,
Attorney at Law,
OrrIes: MAIN STR1mr.
BOWMAN & DE LEE,
Attornies and Counasellors at Law,
DUSINESS entrusted to their care will be prompt
J ly attended to.
Rslvmaanc.--Mesrs. Oakey & Hlawkins; J. B,
Byrne & Co.; New Orleans. a 14
HAYNES & ELLIS,
Attornies and Counsellors at Law,
JAI. o. FUQUA. J. O. KILBIOUIR
FUQUA & KILBOURN,
Attornies at Law,
PRACTIO8 In the courts of East and West Felicl
aIa, and t. Helena. a 14
ATTORNEY & COUNSELLOR AT LAW,
T lIE undersigned, hatving enutred into, partnership
in the practice of their profession, will attend to
all In±inces entrustced to them in the parish of East
Alud. t, any hI,"iness. entrusted to either, in the
ad.iacent P'arishes, they will attend separately.
Office in Clinton. La. JAME.S II, .IlUSE,
a 14 D. C. IIARDEE.
I). B. S.AMFORI),
Attorney and Counsellor at Law,
W II.L atteln to, any professiont l hIsi.ellM ,'trust
ed to him l i, Ir ast :iild We\'st letliciuna. East
Baton Rouge, aln St. Hlelenoa Plarisles,. je9
Jutioe of the Peace & Notary Publio,
Office on the North sidle of the Public Stluare.
Notary Publlo and Auotioneer.
'IT ILL attend promptly to all business entrusted
11 to hiscare.
Orrlcs: North East corner of the Public Square.
DR. F. R. HARVEY,
CONTINUES the practice of his profession, and
Srespectfully tenders his services to the citizens
of Clinton and vicinity. a 14
Da. C. H. PORTER,
RESPECTFULLY offers his professional servicea
to the citizenus of Clinton, and its vicinity.
He can always be found, when not professionally
engaged, at the Drug Store of Win. Sadler, on Brick
Row. a 14
E. L. HAYGOOD,
DROMPT attention will be given to the sale of
Real Estate and Personal Property within thl
Parish of East Feliciana. Office, n Cilinton. a 14
april 14 JACKSON, LA.
OAKEY & HAWKINS,
Factors anil General Commission Merchants,
No. 90 GRAVIER STREET,
BEG to offer their services to P'lnters and Mer
h ants, and promise attention and promptness to
all consignments entrusted to their ciure. a 14
Cotton Faotor & Commission Merchant,
No. 58 GRAVIER STREET,
1. H. DALET. E. E. A. TAI.ARIE.
E. M. DALEY & Co.
Commission k Forwarding Merchants,
AND WHOLESALE DEALERS IN
67 Tchoupitoulas Street,
CHARTER OF THE
Clinton Branoh Rail Road Company.
AN ACT to incorporate the Clinton Branch Rail
WeRaanu, a corporation, styled the Clinton Branch
Rail Road Company, has been created under the
Act of the Legislature, entitled "An Act for the
organization of Corporatlons for works of Public
Improvement and Utility." approved, March the
twelfth, eighteen hundred and fifty two, which
said corporation was enacted in the following
words, to wit:
Wa, the undersigned, agree to form onrselves into
a corporation under the laws of the state of Loulsi
ana, hereinabove set forth, for the purpose of con
strueting a Rail Road from the town of Clinton.
Parish of .ast Feliclana, running through the Par
ish of St. Helena, to some point of intersection, on
the line of the New Orleans, Jackson, and Great
Northern Railway, and for that purpose we hav
formed the annexed Charter, and have signed the
CHARTER OF THE COMPANY.
SeernoN 1. The said corporation shall be called the
Clinton Branch Rail Road Cbmpany, and its domicil be
fixed in the town of Clinton, in the Parish of East
See. 2. The said corporation is established for
the purpose of constructing, working, and maintain
ing a Raial Road from CIInton, In the Parish of Fast
Feliciana, eastward, through the P::rish of St. lic
lena to a point of iatersection on the New Orleans.
Jackson, and Great Northern Railway, which shall
be deemed the most favorable after satisfactory
Sec. 3. The capital stock of the company is fixed
at Five Hnudred Thousand Dollars, divided into
twenty thbusand shares of twenty-five dollars each.
Payments shall be made in such sums and at such pe
rlods as shall be fixed by the Board of Directors.
Provided, That the subscriptions may be paid in la
bor or materials, when such mode of payment is pre
ferred by the subacribers. Provided, also, that no
call shall be made for more than ten pr cent at one
time. and sixty days notice of each call shall be giv
on by publication in one newspaper in the city of
New Orleans, and one in the town of Clinton. Not
more than four calls shall be made in one year.
See. 4, The said corporation shall go into opera
tlion and be organized, as soon as shares of stock
to the amount of seventy-five thousand dollars shall
have been subscribed.
Sec. 5. The business of the Corporation shall be
conducted at its domicil in the town of Clinton by a
Board composed of twelve Directors. A quorum
shall consist of at least live Directors. The dire,,-
tors shall elect one of their body. as President of
their Company, at their first meeting alter their
election. No person shall be eligible as a director.
who is not a share holder. At all elections by stock
holders, and all their meetings, each share shall he
entitled to one vote. Votes may be given in person,
or in proxy. The President of the Company Is the
olficer designated as the one on whom legal service
of all process or citation against the Company, may
he mail,e. and the Company agree to be bound by
service ofl' process or citation whether made on theII
President in p'ron. or tIf11 to hisdtldressat theotlce
of the Company, in fhl hlanldy of any of its officers
See. i. '1he i'st lioarrd of Iiirectors shall hlie cho
sen ts Soo,,n as the list of se lc'riptlion shall Ibe closed.
'The nities of the electionf the firt of ihe lirst iloniid of I)i
rectors, shall be giv'en by publication madle lilteen
days in advance in one It-wopapelr in Ihle city of1 New
i)rlns,, andi one in the town of Clinton, andl the
election shall Ib held at the time and place lesig
nahld by the c'nunlissioncrs charged with receiving
the strl I i t ;li t s.
The lirst election shall be held under the superin
tendeti'.ne of the coII uisill oncre aforesaid, who shall
select three of I heir unmber, for that purpose. All
subsettiiint elections under the superintendence of
thlre i 'iti onuelonissioll to be appointd 'ritin among
the st,,tkhlolder biy the Bloard of Directtors for the
time being. l Ih, lirst Board of Directors shall hold
olncIi -nmtil Ie hrstl Monday of'lay , ol'theyelr elgh
teen hunired and fifty-six. The election shall hoe an
Inul. and each subtstlnel ent board of directors shall be
elected on the third .ionday of April. A failutre to
elect directors. shall not dissolve ithe corporation. hit
the B1oard in oice shallll coultinle the ext-trcisoi of it:
functions, until ca new Ioarld can e ilotied. All
notices of electionis antd met.ing of sharehohlder;s,
after the first election of directtor above provided
for, shall ie given by publittion.t lifteen diayes in
advance in one newilpaper in the city o1' New Or
leans, and one in the town of CIluiton.
See. 7. The following named persons are hIerCy
appointed commlissloners lior the pitrpoise of retelyis
lug subscriptions to the stock of said corporattion
IMessrs. Baynard & Hamilton,...... Clinton, La.
" A. Levi, Bloom & Co.,.....
" Isaac N. Lemon,..........
S Win. Gurney ..............
" James N. Stokes,..........
C George A. Neafus,.........
" Gen. A. G. Carter,........ Port Hudson,
John Ml Keowen ......... Jackson,
" William Sondel,........... Kellertown,
4 Samuel W. Riley,..........
" John F. George.......... Illutr Creek,
" Dr. Wo:. C. Williams,......
ST. H ELENA.
John Burton, C. I). Strickland, jr. John Wheat,
John M. tach, Wilford Williams, Sum'l Davis,
EAST BATON ROUGE.
Wm Kelley, W. A. Crenshaw.
Levi Spiller, Jacob I. Watts,
WILKINSON CO, MISS.
Dr. D. L. Phares, Philip IluIf, John Whitaker,
AMITE, CO. MISS.
Eli J. Capoll, I1. G. Street, Robt. Germany.
Col. S. W. Oakey, W. II. Garland,
The said commisslonrs shall have power to ap
point deputies or agents in other places for rcoiv
ing subscriptions. Seven shall form a quorum for
doing business In the town of Clinton.
The lists of subscription shall be closed on the first
day of December, elghteen hundreid and ll'ty-five,
or if the subscription shall not amount to eeven.yr-ive
thousand dollars at that date, then they shall be clrk, ,I
as soon as said amount shall have been Wes erriled.
As soon as the subscription list shall have bjeen clo
sed, they shall be returned to the town of Clinton fir
registry in the office of the Recorder of Mortgag
es of the l'arish of East Feliclana, as required by law.
See. 8. Immediately after the election of the first
Board of Directors, the subseription lists shall Ibe
opened for a period of four months, In such places
as the said board of directors may deem advisable,
and public notice shall he given thereof in a news
paper pubhlished In the places where said subscerip
tion books are opened, and the hoard shall have
power to appoint agents for receiving the subscrip
tions. At the end of the said four months, if the
amount of nhrecription shall exceed th e apltal raenl
red, a meeting of stockholders and subscrliers shall
be held to determine whether the capital shall be in
creased to the whole amount of subscription, and If
the capital be not so inoreased, then the number of
shares subserlbed shall o reduced by deduction from
the largest suheoriptions so as not to dlminish the
number of shares of any subescriber whilst another
remains with a larger number of shares If there
le lany 'deflciency in the amount of capital sub.
scribed, the said subscription books may be reopent
ed and closed from time to time till the whole cap
ital shall have been subscribed.
See. 9. In case of a failure on the part of any sub
scriber, to pay tile instalments on his stock asrequir
ed, the board of directors shall bnve the option after
thirty days written notice to the defaulter, of for
feltinit the stock. and selling It for thebeneflt of said
stockholder, or of compelling by suit, the payment
of such installment, and no stockholder shall be
permitted to vote while in default.
Se. 10. All meetings of stock holders called for
the purpose of increasing or diminishing theeapital
stock of the company or for any of the purposes
enumerated in the 5th section of the Act of the
Legislature of Louisana, entitled "An Act for the
organization of Corporations for Works of Public
Improvement and Utility," shall be composed of
persons holding in their own right, or as agents of
others, at least three-fourths of the stock of the com
pany in order to make valid and binding their ao
tions inll the premises: at all other meetings of the
stock holders and at all elections a majority of stock
shall be represented, and in this latter case, if such
majority be not present, nor represented, the meet
ing shall be adjourned for one week, and the vote
of the majority of the'tock present, and represent
od at such adjourned meeting shall bind the compa
ny in the same manner as f-a majority of all the
stock were present and represented.
See. 11. Any vacancy in the hoard of directors,
occurring during the year, may be filled by a vote
of the hoard of directors.
Sec. 12. The president and directors of said cor
poration shall have power to make and use a com
mon seal, to elect a newspaper which shall be known
to the stockholders as the official paper of the com
pany, and in which all Its advertisements shall ap
pear, and to do every thing, neceseay for the con
struction, repair, and maintenance of the rail road
hereinbefore descrlled., with as many tracts as they
may deem necessary, to determine the line of the
road, and the depots that may be necessary to make,
and contract for all works whatsoever, for the prop.
p, r and complete working of said road, to contract
specially. for all work. labor, or materials to be fur
nished to the company, and to agree. whether the
ohole or any part thereof shall Ies payable in the
eapital stock of the company ; to appoint a secreta
ry. treasurer. superintendent, engineer, solicitors,
,nd other officers or servants, necessary or proper
for the faithful performance of any duty necessary
to the constrnction and proper maintenance of the
said rail road ; to make all contracts for the fur
nishing of Iron, or otlher necessary equipments or
supplies of the road, and on such credits as they may
deem proper, and to mortgage the said road for the
payment of the same; to borrow money for and on
ac'"nlunt of said road, In.any sum not to exceed Ien
thousand dollars, unless authorized by a vote of two
thirds ,of the stockhohldre to exceedl that sum, andl to
mlrigagOre the snlid road alld its appurtellences to
s.cll'e the pnaymen t of the :alne : to nlake all con
tracts neceseary f.,r Ithe pnrpose of speedily and
properly constructing ellld rad : toi purchase witl
thle funds of the company, all the locomnotives, en
gines, cars, v'ehicle's, teams, and other equlipnlents
dieemed by them necessary or useful to the purposes
of the company : and whn slaid roaUd or any part
thereof is finishe'd, to fix the rate of foll for passen
gers and mr'hanidize ; to make all rules and regin
latious, and other by-laws deemed necessary, for the
pr"opr. safe. and regular transaction of the business
of the company; hilut such rules, regulations, and
by-laws shall i,,e snliject to repeal, chauge, amend
mIellt or modifleation by the stockholders at their
meetings, or by the President and Directors in the
intervals; they may accept donationsin land or mo
lney, or such matelrinal or labor as may be useful to
the- company ; they shall declare semi-annually the
dividend arising from the working of' the road after
t'e payment of ill necessary expenses ; sidl divl
dh-nd shall be declared and payable to the stock
hoII ers within lifteen days of1 the mollnth of Janualry
and July of' each year; they shall ma:lke a report in
full detail to the ctocikholers to the first days of
IJanulery nand July of each year, of' the workilg of the
rand nmid its exinsCes andI prolits. ts also a detailed
statement of all contracts durinlg the process of con
structing the road and its bridges, &e., with alln no
count of' tihe pru'ogress made; they shall keep, or
causes to be kept, a regular set of' Iolks, In which
shall bi ente''red, in the regular ordier of their several
idatoe, nil tbusinesso or other tramactions of' the cooi
puny, which said books shall be open to the inspec
tion of lay stockholder, at the ofisice of' the eompa iy
dlurhg the bnsi ices hours iof' the llly; a stoc.k iook
hail ,be kept, andi certilhcates of stock shall be lssued
to I he stockhohlers, and no transfer of stock sihall be
iil.linlg Oin the company ountil mlade, onl its stock
book: aiind to call a meeting of stockholders, on tile
written reqolisltion of stockhoil'ers reproesating
one-iiflth of tl'e stock of the company.
,Sec. 13. If any suBescriber for stock shall be taxed
by virLela of arny law or ordinance for the, payment
of' subscriptions. o thI ct mlpl.ay, he shall have the
right of reducing the number of his shares by an
amlunt eqial to e hat of' tI tax impllosd. but this
right must hie exercise within tix!/ ldaysl from the dlate
of tile tax receipt, ifter which, it shall not be allowed.
Ste. if1. An annual nmeeting of the stocklhollers,
shall he hold on the third Monday of each April, to
receive the annlual report of' the Iast year's operea
tiono lland blosilio.ss of tihe coImpaI)y. at which nm:et
llg, ia full statement of the illalncial afllairs and olh
or bluincess of the omlapany sbull be submitted by
the rI''i'dent aid directors for cxamination by the
stockholders andl thellr ageints.
See. 15. At the. expirationof the Charter. or when
evelr the dissolutlon of the corporation shall render
necioslry its liquidation, three comllnissiIlners shall
Ie s'lc'ted Iy the stocknolders whose duty it shall
he to take liossessioni of the property of the comipa
Iny, anld conduct its business to a filnal liqulidation
on su lch tleris and In sulch manner as shall b.e deter
milned by a mleeting of stockholders reglaryly coll
vened or tlhat purpos.; land if' at thie expiration of
the, prsCent charti'r i n majoirity of the stockholders in
illllnhi'r i1id atlOllllnt iishall ds'ire to rnewl thle same
for i 'iirtihir leru, the stickholdrs dissentinsg from
iithe Ilnecwal, shall be boiiiunl to triiulfs'r their sltock
to those disi'ilig a 'renewal, at its faisr value, to ibe
fixid biy appraiers amutually drawll fior tlhat pirlose.
(Ilinton, la., Aug. II, 1835'. It -3Osis
G1N rERl BIRANDY.
(l OR SALE. by the AIuItirlhrP r Ih 'I r"rated Gin
lgir' Imrandy. an excellent Atnmichic, and for pnr
A nnv affluicteLd withi tie I lypepes)ia, it is valuiibile.
jell WVM. (W)IANLY.
A FRESHll eupply of pure Liquors, for medicinal
lliisca, jiat received rnd for siaIe by
rug 4 _ LANGWOIR'IIY Y & TILDON.
IA3 LI . Calonel, warrantei, for sale hy
jel. I. N. TLPIn.
The State of Louleaaa-Parish of east 1PleiaU.
10th Judioial Dietriot Court of New Orleans
Oakey L Hawkins, ,
L T. Simms A. J. Wright & Co.
DY VIRTUB of writ of 8. Wlaad from the boa
1 orablecourt albreasid, directed to the hellF of
East Fellotaa. said state, I have seizeld and will o0
for for malo at the court house door In said perish of
East Feliclana, on the
FIRB. BAfTURDA OP WEPIBMZSD,
LA. 1855, between the hours of 10 A.M. and 4o'clooh
P.M., all the Interest of the delsndants, A. J. Wright
& Co. in and to a certain Judgment obtained b tho.
in the seventh judicial district court for aid parish
of East Felloluaa, against Mr L. Gaulden and hus
band, for the sum of three hundred and twenty-five
60-100 dollars, with eight per cent nlaterest thereon,
from the 4th day of January. 1858 known on the
docket of said 7th district court, by No. 2175.
lrrMs of Sale.-ash, with the benefit of appraise.
ment. 0,0.0. COMSTOCK,
aug 18. 1856. Dq,,'. BAer8 .
The State of Loulslano--l'arish of East lellolan.a
7th District Court. No. 2215.
Minerva A. Rogers, wife,
William J, Chapman, husband.
B Y VIRTUE of a writ of . fa. I sued in the above
entitled suit from the honorable court afbresald.
directed to the sheriff of said parlsh, I have seized
and will offer for sale at the plantation of William
*. Chapman, in said parish. on the
F. ISh SATUJRDAY OF, SEPTEMBER,
A. 1855, between the hours of 11 o'clock, A. . and
4 o'clock P. m.. all the right, title, Interest, and claim
of the defendant W. J. Chapman, husband, in and
to the following named and described property, to
The undivided Interest of said W. J. Chapman in
and to the succession of his deceased mother, Mrs.
Maria Chapman, now in the hands of Alloen Obapman,
One bay horse, ton years old.
One boy horse, seven years old.
One pleasure buggy. 12 head of cattle,
20 head of hogs. A lot of fhrming utensils,
A lot of household and kitchen furniture,
Also the growing crops of corn and cotton, now
on the plantation of said W. J. Chapman.
lins of S.e.--Cash, with the bewneit of appraisoe
mont. GEO. C. COM.TOOK,
aug 18, 1855. D'ly. Satr.
The State of Louisiana-Parisih of East Fellclana.
7th District Court.
.Mary Sturges & husband, )
vs. No. 2035.
Jnmes F. Blnckman.
B Y VIRTUE of a writ of A. fa. issued In the above
entitled suit, from the honornale court aforesaid,
directed to the sheriff'of said parish, I have seited
and will offer fgsale on the promises of BUoenjamin
Lyons. Esqr., In the town of Clinton, on the
F18'RST ,ATURDAY OF 0 E8/'kThlBER,
I. P. 1855, between the hours of 10 o'clock. . a. and
I o'clock, P. u.. the following property, in which by
a decree of said court, the plaintilf's have a prirv[
lege of Ret ; to wit:
One cerluin I'riuting Press, thirty.eight cases,
more or less, seven stands more or loes, one mtarble
latb, together with ull the types and fixtures thereto
Ielonging, or in any way appertaining, it being the
same printing press, types, awl lixtures, that was
Iltteiy in the possesclon of the defendant, James F.
irms of Sud.--Cash, with the benefit of appraise.
aug 18 G. C. COIISTOCK, Depyp. Sherit
CLINTON MALE ACADEMY.
T.HE Fall lirm of the above .hool will commence
on Monday, October 1, 1865. The course of
studies embraces all the branches of an English and
cl.ihical dlcation, so far an requisitu fur an on
trance in college.
The following in a list of authors and sublects pnr
sued by the school during the past academic year:
Lartin.--latin grammar, reader, and composltion
Vlrgil, Ciesar, CIicero, and Livy.
(IJrk.-Greek grammuar and reader, Xenophonl,
anlld lomer's Iliad.
Mat.lematie.--Arithmetic, algebra and Rgometry.
Eni'lish.-(;ramumar, geography, history, astrono
ly, latural philllsophy. . &e.
PATiIRONS OI' TIIE nMCIOOL..
Chief Justice Merrick, Rev. Isnae Wall.
Muj. C. W.Muiuday, lion. .Johnl MuVna,
RIv. Thos. Adams, David Pipes, Kr.
Mrp. Col. Lyons, M. Harris, and other,,
EMMETT I). CRAIG, A. M.
Clinton, La., Ang. 18, 1855. Principal.
VALUABL: LAND FOR SALE.
T HIE undereignd offlers for sale, Three Hundred
Acres o'f Land, eltuato in the Parish of East Fe
liciat.a, six mile fromn the town of Clinton, within
two of the Clilton & Port lludnso Rail Road, and
half a mile frm aL st-rm saw and grIst mill. There
is a quantity of vilalibhle Pine timber on the tract
and a stream of running, never falling water, runs
dlrectly through it.
One hundred acres are cleared and under cultiva
tion. The Improvements are, a good dwelling, out
hoises, cabins, stables, and gin house, nla good and
For terns, &c., apply to J, W. Taylor, who tI my
duly authorized agent to dispose of the same.
ang 18-:t FRANK DIXON,
INMAN'S PATENT DOOR & GATE
"R W. INMAN, from Sheflleld, England, manuf:c.
turer of ' Innum's' 'Paen fl oor and (late Springa,
to which was awarded the first prmium at th,
World's Fair, in London, 181, annoulnce that he ha.
constituted W. W. Chanpman, an him solo uaget for
For neatness, simplicity, full performance of all It
is Intended to do, its exoeeding usefnlness, its dura
hility, its cheapneas, it certainly takes its position
In the front rank of modvrn linvenutlos.
I do not Intend to pull-a short examination will
convlnce the judgmeant of Its utility.
aug 18-2m R. W. INMAN.
FURNITIT RE FURNITURE!!
T"E ,.,nderig.ed hu, oponed in the
Tl'owll of Clinllton, a large ansort
menlt of 1urniture, consletling of
Blrusilli, lfidsteads, Chairs, Sofau,
A rmoires, LounIges, Cribs,
and almiont every other article of Furniture, sulta
ble for the market, which he will sell low, for cash.
Ilsa store Is on the south side of the public quLare.
aug 11 II. B. GAY, Agent for M. liluilis.
24 DOZ. Jordan's superior Lemon syrup, for sale
by I. N. LIIMON,
SDOZ. Lime Juice, best quality, for ale by
Tý 1 N TX, ,X.
J. G. DvARlMOND
Suooessor to AUlR a& DelAlN D.
IfA8 on hand, Bacon, Flour, Lard, Hams,
1 do. gar cured, Corn Beef Molasses,
Mlr Potl oacp, 6utlery,
Silt, Tobao, Woodware,
Axes, "ars, Crockery,
do handlkt G powder, Glassware,
Cow peas, Shot Tinware,
Oils, Pickles, Brooms,
Yeast powders,Splces, E@e,
Coffee, Starch, Spade, shovels
Teas, Sal od ace chains,
Sugar, brown Nails, Porter,tokdon
do crushed Well rope, V negas,
Rico, do buckets. Wines, a.'d
Candles, Wash boards, Fruits, plesv'd.
Lime & cement Castings,
Domestics, calicoes. blankets, linscys, bay and
BAGGING, ROPE, AND TWINE
Liquoas, assorted; and many other articles.
In fact, a general assortment of such srtileos,
as are usually found in such houses, to which
attention is particularly Invitd,
Terns being strictly cash, prices will be pro
portionately low. Additional fresh, slljptes
w.ill be receive d weekly. j_ '
THE co-rartnership of HAnans & DuAxrosn,
is dissolved by mutual consent, M. uarrls
withdrawing from the firm.
Those indebted, will please come forward
and settle, as the outstanding business must
be closed without dslay,
The business will be conducted at the same
store by J. G. DIARMOND , who will carry
Out business arrangements made with H. & D.
PROVISIONS AND GROCBRIES,
will constantly be kept on hand, at the lowest
Clinton prices. The purchasing arrangements
being the same, enables the advertiser to
offer great indueoments to cash dealers, who
are respectfully invited to price and examine
articles before pIurchlsing elsewhere.
Cash advances will be made on Cotton con
signed to Micajah Harris, 58 OGrvier street,
New Orleans. ry 7
o. Pr. .AnawOrtYV. [1855.] nonwoon Tu.onu.
LANOWOORT'IIY & TILDON,
Druggists and Apotheoaries,
AND DALEASI TVN
BOOKS AND STATIONERY.
A WELL selected assaortmont of Perfume.
ry, Toys, and Fancy Goods.
Music and Mnslcal instruments.
Paints, Oil, Lead, and Varnish,
Brnshlm of ill kinds,
Fine Cutlery, Razors, and Soap.
U..Sco Advertisement on fourth page.
a14 I)RICK _JOW--CUNFON, LA.
FIR I S D A- VA.I .
AVIN(; procurd the necessary lixtures, and made
o1 rrangemaents for receiving regularly, fountalns
or rresh Soda Water, the same, with such .yrups a
may be desired, can be procured of
jy 7 IT. S. B.lECIENO &CO,
Saddle, Bridle, and Harneum Manafactory
S. LOO MIS,
North side of tile public Square.
IT OU LI) respectfully inform his patrons and
7v the public in general, that he has just re
ceived a large and well sehlecteud assortment of
LEATllHER, HARDWARE, &e.
suitblle for the manfaUctuire of any and every
article that may be wanted or called for in his
line of business : vIz.
SADDLES, BRIDLES, HARNESS, &c.
His stock of Leather has been selected with
great care, and is of the best quality.
The Saddlery Hardware Is direct from New
York, and is of tle latest style and pattern.
With competent and experienced workman
to manufucture this material, he hople: l give
perfect satisfaction, and will warrant all work,
both as to quality and executlion.
fii CALL AND EXAbMINE. -r4t
N. B. All open accounts must be settled
on the 1st of November. Je 9
ICE! ICE!! ICII!!! ICE I!!!
T Hl suibcrilPr is now reeelving a regullar supply
of this necessury and nldlispenabul, article, and
is prepared to furlih lth saie to a nu lilies, anld all
olthers wanllting the sanle.
23týlus tUar.u Ars Ice s,JLEMosnu, to be had at
bla store. M. UIEYMANN.
NH W BOOKS!
Julia 'I'remmcrilu, Coammonl place? book,
Ioaves from a Family Journal,
Star Papers, My BIrother' Kceper,
Two Guardlans, 1VIokles,
Just received at
aug 4 LANC'WORTII Y & TILTPON'S,
CLOTiH1NG, HATS, BoO'T'S,& SHOES.
TI Ijj LATI.'T sMylo oI flItoet mIItijrial and best
flniB, on Ihand and I',r stile by
a U MILLS, UC1LEV 1ELAND, k Co.
SPRING AND SUMMER GOODS.
A LAG i1 Invoice of Ladlas and Gentlemmen ash .
lornable Dress, Spring and Summer Goode, justl
rcc(Ivd and for Isale by
a21 MILLS. CLEVE1,AND : Co.
T .I underigned bhas the following varieties of the
most doliclous syrups, viz.
VANILLA, ORAN4'(. LEMON, GINOER, BANA.
NA PEAR, re. 64c.
which he offers at a lower rate than any other house,
and In quantities to suit the buyer.
je 2 .. WM. GURNEY.
excellent stomachlc and tonDi, for salCe b
A 'Is 4 TAN4eW RTIRY k 'rTlT,