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'.. TO FELI CA1A DEM ..AT.
BY G. w. REESe. THE CONSTITUTION.- TATE i.HTSe... , b º ' Ai i
L. I. CLINTON, L. SATURDAY MORNING, NOVEMBER 3, 1&5. "'< NP, 29.
Tan "thLcAlU NA D"VOO.At" willf e b.
iItrad etrry W AT o A txo 3nSATs at THE
DoqTfra w n lh Tor P _VE D B. . Two oop
ADuenamuws slneerted at One Dollar per equrt
I(TlW LV lines or Ie,) fort the ot insertion,
iand bO otta for ech sbequent one.
oTe to" sannounslag a emdld tobr o4oe will
be TeN Dollat, pyable in advance.
CARDS, PROFESSIONAL, &o.
Jour MoVIA, Cllnton. OC. McVs, Jackson.
JOHN & OCHARLES MoVEA,
Attorniea at Law,
OLItTON £ JACKOeO. LA.
W. FERGUS KERNAN,
Attorney & ounoellor at Law,
PBAOTIOIlB In the Patlhes of B3et aad West
Felliolans. a 14
JAMES B. SMITH,
Attorgy and onmellor at Law,
lILL attend beuiness in Emt and West Fellclana
and St. Helena. a 14
JOHN M. ROBERTB,
Attorney at Law,
Orns: MAI 8stassl.
BOWMAN & DE LEE,
Atterar e and Couaellors at Law,
BUSINES8 entrnuted to their care will be prompt·
Lly attended to.
IR.rasxoa.-Mesere Oakeq A Hawkine; J. B,
lyrne A Co.; New Orleans. a 14
HAYNES & ELLIS,
Attornies and Counsellors at Law,
JAM. O. FUQUA. J. G. KILBOURN
FUQUA, & KILBOURN,
Attornies at Law,
PRACTICE ia the courts of East and West Felici
anu, and t. Helena. a 14
ATTORNEY & COUNSELLQR AT LAW,
TIIE undersigned, having entered into partnership
in the practice of their profession, will attend to
all business entrusted to them in the parish of East
And, to any business, entrusted to either, in the
adjacent Parishes, they will attend separately.
OlMa In Clinton, La. JAMES H, MUSE,
a 14 D. C. HaRDEE.
D. B. SAMFORD,
Attorney and Counsellor at Law,
W ILL attend to any professional business entrust
ed to him In East and West Feliciana, East
Baton Roule, and St. IIloena Parishes. jc9
Justioe of the Peace & Notary Public
Oimce on the North side of the Public Square..
Notary Publio and Auotioneer.
1W ILL attend promptly to all business entrusted
V to his care.
Ornes: North Eaut corner of the Public Square
DR. F. R. HARVEY,
:ONTINUIE the practice of his profession, and
J rsspeotfully tenders his services to the citizens
of Clinton and vicinity. a 14
DR. C. II. PORTER,
DESPECTFULLY offers his professional services
to the citizens of Clinton, and its vicinity.
Il ocan always be found, when not profelsionally
engaged, at the Drug Store of Win. Sadler; on Brick
Row. a 14
JE. L. HAYYGOOD,
PROMPT attention will be given to the sale of
Real Estate and Personal Property within the
Pariah of East Feliolna. Oloo, inOlinton. a 14
april 14 JACKSON, LA.
OAKEY & HAWKINS,
Factors and General Commission Merchants,
No. 90 GRAVIER STREET,
Di) to offer their services to Planters and Mer
Do obsts, and promise attention and promptness to
all sensignments entrusted to their care. a 14
Cotton Faotor k Commission Merohant,
No, 58 GRAVIER STREET,
X. N. DA4T. E. E. A. TALLARIU.
E. M. DALEY & Co.
Conmissoan k Forwarding Merohants,
AND WHOLESALE .DELERS IN
67 Tchoupltoulae Street,
J. G. DUARMOND.
Soussoar to ana*R & DeAHNmOND.
IUAS on hand, Bacon, Flour, Lard, Hams,
L do, sugar cared, Corn Beef Molasses,
Mess Pork. Soap, 6utlery,
Salt, Tobacco, Woodware,
Axes, Cigars, Crockery,
do handles, Gunpowder, Glassware,
Cow peas, Shot, Tinware,
Oils, Pickles, Brooms,
Yeast powdersSpices, Roes,
Coffee, Starch, Spades, shovels
Tess, Sal soda, 'Tace chains,
S.gar,brown Nails, Porter, London
do crushed Well rope, Vincgar,
Rice, do buckets. Wines, ass'd,
Candles, Wash boards, Fruits, presv'd.
Lime & cement Castings,
Domestics, calicoes. blankets, linseys, hay and
BAGGING, ROPE, AND TWINE
LaQuoas, assorted; and many other articles.
In fact, a general assortment of such articlos,
as are usually found in such houses, to which
attention is particularly invited,
Terms being strictly cash, prices will be pro.
portionately low. Additional fresh supplies
will be received weekly. jy 1
Saddle, ridle, and Harness uanufastory
S. LOO MIS,
-- North side f the public Square.4
.ITOULD respectfully inform his patrons and
tV the public in general, that he .as Just re
ceived a large and well selected assortment of
LEATHER, HARDWARE, &c.
suitable for the manufacture 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 the latest style and pattern.
With competent and experienced workmen
to manufacture this material, he hopes to give
perfect satisfaction, and will warrant all work,
both as to quality and execution.
li CALL AND EXAMINE.
N. B. All open accounts must be settled
on the 1st of November. Jo 9
COACH AND CARRIAGE MAKER,
- CLINTON, LA.
I STILL oontinuo to build all
kinds of Pleasure Carriages, on
the most approved plan, at the old stand, on
the main street, running east from the Pqlic
Thankful for the patronage and public confi
dence extended. I desire to retain and increase
the same, by industry, promptness, fair prices,
and good work, which will be guaranteed to
I am fully prepared to furnish at short notice,
METALLIC BURIAL CASES,
and WOODEN COFFINS, on such terms as will
insure in against any charge of extortion, from
1SiPersonal attention given on all Burial
a 28 It. BOWMAN.
Carriages & Buggys made and repaired,
BY CHARLES P. JARRETT,
HAVING superior facilities for
the prompt and faithful execution
of a strictly Carriage and Buggy making and
repairing Business, I invite public attention to
my establishment. None but finished work
men are in my employ, and no inferior or old
fashioned work will be found on hand.
Arrangements have been made for receiving
the best material now in use, for completing
every style of running gear, body, painting and
trimming, which taste or wealth can desire.
Designs for Carriages, Buggys, Sulkys, &c.
on the latest and most fashionable plnns can be
seen at my shop. Call and see them.
An assortment of Northern made Buggys,
always on hand.
All kinds of repairing done at the shortest
notice to insure neatness and durability. All
work warranted, with proper usage.
a."My terms are cash, or approved city ac
FISK'S METALLIC BURIAL CASES.
I have procured the special and exclusive
right of sale, for Fisk's PATENT METALLIC CoF
FINs, for the Parish of East Feliciana. Any
infringement upon nmy right in the sale of these
cases will subject the violator to prosecution.
Samuel Decker, is my authorized agent, in
Jackson, for the sale of the same.
Wooden Coffins made to order, and ever)
tatention given on Funeral occasions. A fine
Hearse always in readiness.
He can be found after night at the hotel of
EvAns WrITE. s 22.
may 5 C. P. JARRETT.
FURNITURE I FURNITURE II
THE undersigned has opened In the
Town of Clinton, a largeassort
ment of Furniture, consietlug of
Bureaus, Bedsteads, Chairs, Sofas,
Armoires, Lounges, Cribs,
and almost every other article of Furniture, sulta
ble for the market, which he will sell low, for cash.
ills store is on the south side of the public square.
aug 11 H. B. GAY, Agent for M. HAnrus.
70 LBS. Blue Mass, for sale by
I. N. LE.ON.
DY VIRTUE of a Proclamation from P. .,
Hebert, Governor of the State of Louis
ila, addressed to the herif of the Parih of
last Felioirna, dated Baton Rouge, July 1.,
1856, ordering an Eleetion fr the herelnafter
named officers, I, in accordance therewith, Ls
sue this, my proclamation, that an election
will be held, at the several preelnts, in the
parish of East Felilana, State of Louisiana,
on Monday, November 5, A. D. 1866, for the
following named omcers:
A Representative to Congress from the
Third Congressional District, Governor, Liea
tenant' Governor, Secretary of Stat., Attor
ney General, State Treasuroer, Auditor of Pub
lic Accounts, Superintendent of Public Educa
tion, two Representatives to the State Legis
lature District Attorney for the Seventh Ju
dicial District, Clerk of the District Court,
Sheriff, Coroner, Assessor, and, in each ward,
the number of Justices of the Peace, to which
they are by law entitledt one Constable for
Also: a Poll will be open at each election
precinct, for the purpose of receiving the votes
of the qualified voters, for, or against, the re
moval of the seat of government, from the
town of Baton Rouge to the city of New Or.
leans. Every qualified voter, votiug for, or
against the removal, shall have written, or
printed, on his ballot, the words, for removal,
in he be in favor of such removal, and the
words, against removal, if he be opposed there
to. The Commissioners of Election, for the
several precincts, will hold said Election, and
make due returns, thereof, according to law.
THOS. L. McGHEE,
sept. 26, Coroner and Ex-Officlo Sheriff.
The state of Louisiana, Parish of East Felicaas,
seventh Distriot Court, No. 2981.
J. W. Boatoor, vs.. R. Harrell.
BY VIRTUE of a writ of l fa, to me directed, by
the honorable court aforesaid, in the above enti
tied suit, I bare seized and will offer for sale at the
door of the court house In said parish, on the
FIRSTSATURDAY OF NOVEMBBR, 1855.
between the hours of 11 o'clock A. M. and 4 o'clock
P. M., all the right, title, Interest, and claim of
the defendant H. R. Harrell, in and to the follow
Ing described property to-wit:
A certain tract of land situated, lying, and
being, in the parish aforesaid on the waters
of Pretty Creek, containing 1200 acres more
or less with all the improvements thereon,
hounded on the north by lands of of Mrs.
Duun and Eli White, on the south by lands of
Cassandry Harrell, and Townsend, on the east
by Seymour Taylor, and on the west by lands
of Mrs. Gray.
Thir of Sale-Cash, with the benefit of appraise
ment. THOS. L. McGHiEE,
sept. 29. 1855. Coroner and Ex-Officio Sheriff.
The State of Louisiana, Parish of Eaat Feilciana,
Seventh District Court, No. 926.
Sarah 8. Gayle, vs. Caleb 0. Gayle.
DY VIRTUE of a writ of if. fa. to me directed
. from tbe Honorable court aforesaid, in the above
entitled suit, I have selsed on and will offer for sale,
at the door of the court house in said parish, on the
FIRST SATUDIIA Y' OF NO VEMBER, 1858,
boetween the hours of 10 o'clock, A, x. and 4 o'clock,
P x., all the right, title, Interest, and claim of the
defendant, Caleb O. Gayle, In and to the following
named and described property, to wit.
A certain negro woman named "VIOLET."
of black complexion, about t2 years of age,
and her four children, " Militta," about 9
years old; " Martin" 7 years; "Adaline" 5
years, and " James," 3 years.
obrr qf Sale.--Cash, with the benefit of appralse
ment. T1108. L. McGiFaE.
sept 29, 1)55 Coroner and ex.olticio sheriff.
TILE STATE OF LOUISIANA, Seventh Judicial
PlIlisu OF EArr ,LICIANA. f District Court
In the matter of the succesion of Albert Wilson,
deceased. No. 2369.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that H. H. Hanes,
has applied to this Court for lotters ofa dmnl .
istration on the aforesaid succession, which Wl
be granted in ten days after the publication of this
notice unloes legal opposition be filed theroto.
oct. 6, 1895. 8. E. HUNTER, D'y Clerk.
THE STATE OF LOUISIANA, Seventh Juficlal
rAmI.u or KAIr ,LpIOIANA. f District Court.
In the matter of the estate of Enoch Vanosdale, doe
ceased. No. 2280.
N OTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that John T. Heath
Sba applied to this court for letters of admlnis
tration on the aforesaid estate, which will be
granted In ten days after this publlcation, unles
legal opposition bo made thereto.
oct. 0, 1855. S. E. HUNTER, D'y Clerk.
THE STATE OF LOUISIANA, t Seventh Judicial
PAIuHe oF lAWr LtCIAA. j District Court.
In the matter of the succession of Mary Kelly, de
oqgased. No. 2370.
NJTICE J8 HEREBY GIVEN, that Alfred Has.
brd bIe applied to thli court for letters of ad
ministration on the aforesaid suoooeslon, which will
be granted in ten days after the publication of this
notice. unless legal opposition be made thereto.
oot 6, 1855_ S... .. UINTItR, D'y Clerk.
THE STATE OF LOUISIANA, ( Seventh Diltrioc
I'AninM or vAnT VnIrMILou, Court, No. 1780,
In the matter of the succeeson of R. L. Boll, dec'dl
NOTICE 18 HEREBY GIVEN that Jann E. Hel.
has filed al account of her administratlon of the
aforesaid successilon which will be homologated in
thirty days after the publioation of this notice un
less legal opposition be filed thereto,
sept. 8, 1855. 8. IE. IIUNTER, D'y Clerk.
6 LBS. Gum Camphor, for sale by
U I. N. LEMON.
IIIIERMAN'S PATIENT TRUSSES, and rupture
k remedy, shoulder braces, lace and elastic abdom
inal supporters, body braces, &c., for sale by
a28 I.ANGWORTIY & TILDON.
SD)OZ. ,ime Juice, best quality, for sale by
ae I. N. LEMON.
.5 GALS. Paregoric, for ale b O
!1 ~ I. N. Laf0NOP.
suosac sroz ' ia l ,
The State of Leoelalans a'a-l s e iE PeM g
7thDist urie ,ark . 4S6S,
Snoue on of Mat ilsab. y,
= 1IUIýaNT to s order o. the
ksmiion to me ba
the late redend of the deomaed, In this
labh, atpu11l auctlot on o
:saeiriaro, ue44 t14, 1845,
between the hors of 11 o'lok,a. a., sa A
sunset of the ame day, the'bllowlag p opet
real and personal, appertbinkg to ji eoil
sion, to wit :
ONS TRACT OF LAND,
Being the same whereon the deceased resided
at the time of her death, containing' 640
Negro man Stephen, aged 6 years,
" " Qeorge, " .6 " defective
" " Cato " 48 " defective
" woman Viney, " 89 " and her fay
mily ; viaz.
" woman Ailsy, aged 19 years,,and her
child Beu, aged 11 months,
girl Mary aged 18 years,
girlOaty , 9
" oy Moses " 16 " I
" boy Jack " 11 "
" boy George, '1 "
" bo etr " 6 "j
" boy oe " I " defective
" infant child of Viney,
" man Abe aged 9 yearn, defective
" woman Vicey, 46 "
" woman Judy 81 "
and her four children ; via.
" girl Mary aged 19 years,
" girl Paty " 9 "
" boy Alfred " 6 "
" boy Tom " 18 months,
woman Rose 65 yeal9,
" woman Hannah 065 "
" man Jim " 29 " defective I
man Old Charles 51 "
" woman Leah 48 "
" man Charles " 26 "
man Milford 28 "
" boy Mike " 19 "
" boy Sam " 17 " defective ]
" boy Ned " 12 "
boy Daniel " 8 "
boy Simon " 6 "
woman Lucy 21 "
" girl Cassandra 16 " '
" girl Matilda 14 "
" girl Ann " 4 "
ALso : at the same time and place, the follow.
ing personal property belonging ro said suc
Three fourths of the growing crop of cotton.
corn, and potatoes.
Eight head of horses and mares,
Five yoke of oxen,
Eighty head of cattle,
Forty head of sheep,
One hundred head of hogs, more or less,
One ox wagon,
A lot of farming implements,
A lot of bagging and rope,
A lot of carpenter's tools,
One corn sheller,
One straw cutter,
Two old cutting boxes,
One old loom and spinniag wheels,
A lot of medicines, cupping glasses, &c.
A lot of bedsteads, beds, and bed furniture.
A lot of household furniture,
A lot of kitchen utensils,
A lot of coffee and one a half bbls, of sugar,
Forty head of geese,
Sixty head of chickens and ducks,
Three fourths of Six thousand bricks.
TERMS OF SALE,
The personal property, for all sums' of twen
ty dollars and upwards, on a credit of twelve
months from the day of sale, payment to be
secured by notes of purchaser, with approved
personal security, and to draw eight per cent
interest per annum, from maturity, until paid.
For, all sums under twenty dollars, CASH.
The slaves on a credit of one and two years
from the day of sale, in two equal annual in
The land on a credit of one, two, and three
years from the day of sale, in three equal annu
The purchase price of the land and slaves to
bear eight per cent interest per annum from
maturity until paid. P'urchasers to give their
notes with approued personal security and con
sent that a mortgage be retained on said lend
and negroes to secure the payment of sald notes,
oct 18 JAMESWELSH, Auctioneer.
A. FINE PLANTATION FOR SALE.
JAM now offering for sale, the Tract of
Land, on which I reside, (known as Robin's
Station,) situated in the Parish of East Feli.
clana, La., eight miles from Clinton, on the
Clinton and East Feliciana Rail Road, con
taining eight hundred and eighty acres. Two
hundred and fifty open, the most of which is
fresh and in a fine state for cultivation. The
place is well improved, having a comfortable
Dwelling, good Gin and Mill, and all necoessa
ry out buildings, and is well watered.
ang 4 TIOS. W. ROBINS.
A N excellent stomachic and tonlc for sale by ,
A aug4 LANGOJGTOR & TILD.
The State of, i aleM -P tril ,WIsM iama.
7th District Coqt. NolL u$1
a. 0. Catgpb.l,
B Y VIRTUE ofa wa t ofL . (hIuiNd In the aboe
Sentitled ntll hor the beaoabldeoarttaldeinld.
eend will o r for sie dut Wrica k to L a IJ'
A. 8 188t5, Vw h 1 4>. so
4 o'olook r. u., all the flght, , Iltest, ead olaim
of the defendant, Eunios.-. ield, ln uad to the fbl
lowing e n da m !bed ieand,
E l<t Baton Ig, and ppWl I i l
clans, on 4 n 485610 tre, Wo
or lee#, and th ureals b u
L.-Field of Jobh 0, Walker d wife and
thle same wbereoqn e alid . LI.PFi sw
reidoe, with ill the impr tim theteon.
htrews Bela-A oe1 fl f th; poer
ohaser will be required oi dio h dpproved
personal security, and. mort l' will be retalned
on the property, until p a 4l 1 fllpl bonda
and laterest, which Wll* li a thd tllI h per
cent per annum. TIjOS, y fo ,
Oct 18, 1866. Cior ºAll.xet oo ioher fr.
The State of LenmlaM-AP it h. adt Fellt.ao.
7th District Courtli
Mary Sturges A husband, No. 20.
. No. tO.
James F. Blahm , p, .
Y VIRTUE of a writ of ft. h. iseued In the above
eatitld mait, from the honorable oourt afosemli
direted to the sheriWlof aod parli, I have ~efei
and will offer for sale on the premises of Boeqamin
LyonsEr n th owpA do io, V on the
A. n. 1855, between the dr of 10 o'oldek, a. x anUd
4o'clock, . u., the folelwing woper&t,4lmlvlh by
a decree of said eoaul, the plantlff batir privl
lege of Rent ; to wit:
One certain Printing Press, thirt-elght, cases,
more or lose, seven stands mot eor , 'uoe marble
slab, together with al.the typesatd arese thereto
belonging, or in any way appertaining, It being the
same printing press, types, and bxtures, that was
lately in the possleen of the defendant, James F.
Thrma qf Sae.-A credit of twelve months; par
chaser will be required to give bond with approved
security, with interest in accordance with the)udg
ment. THOS. L. McGlHEE,
oct 18, 1855 Coroner and ex'ofloio abheti
PRINCIPAL OF A FEMALE INSBTI
THR "Biliman Feisalo Institdte," at Olin
L ton, La., by the realgnation of the Re
8. Taylor is wlthoot a Prlnelpal.
This sa p legily incorporated laatitutio.e
and has been in suedessfull operatlotfor about
three years. The number of paptis ~hs Aver
aged about seventy-five of all ages. The buil
dings are of brick, beautifully located and in
The Trustees have fixed the first of Deeml
ber, as the period at which they will make,' an
Applications may be rddressed to J, B
Smith, F. Hardosty, and Wm. Silliman, wh
will give any desired information.
oct 18 WM. SILLIMAN, President.
DRUGS, MEDICINES, PAINTS, OILS.
fI¶HE following catalogue embraces a partial
I list of articles constantly on hand aid for
sale by LANGWORTHY & TILDON, at the
Drug Store in Clinton, to which the attention
of the trade generally is respectfully solicited.
Aloes, alcohol, Muratlc adid,
Assafcetida, alum, Morphia, musk,
Aitrow oot, Number SBx; half pint
Ammonia carl. quart bottles,
Ahiesive plaster, Nutmegs, oil bergamot
Allspice, Pink root, piperine,
Balsam, Fir and Tolu, Pot ash, paint brushes,
Bay Ruin, blue stone, Quinine, sal soda
Blue mneas, black lead, Soda bicarbonate
Black Snake root, Seldllts powders
Borax, blister plaster, Sarsaparilla, sponge
Calomel, Eng. & Am. Syrup squills, starch
Calcined magnesia, Varnish, venetian red
Camphor, Castile soap, Whiting, gum drops
Castor oil, per gallon Brandy, Port wine
and bottle, G in,
Cayenne pepper, Brushes of all kinds
Charcoal powder, Lily white, pomatum
Cloves, chrome green, Black lead, hair oil
Citrate of Iron, Brown's ess. ginger
" " Quinine, Yeast powders
Cod liver oil, Scales and weights
Colombo root, Copaiva capsules
Composition powder, Thermomotors
Copperas, cream tartardnuff, Scotch
Dovers powders, " macaboy
Elm Bark, ergot, Searficators, catheters
Epsom salts, Lancets, spring do
Extracts of all kinds, Cuapping glasses
Flax seed, for sulphur, Patent medicines
Ginger, glue, Thompsop's eye water
Gum guac, gnm myrrh Wistar's balsam of wild
Gum arable, do opium, cherry
Houmau's anodyne, Oraefeaberg Pills
Henry's magnesia, Batchelorb hair dye
Iodide potassa, indigo, Barry's tricopherous
Jalap, Ayer's cherry pectoral
Lamp black, litherege, Fahnestock's vermifuge
Lunar castic, Winer's "
Lemon syrup, Hofland's bitters
Matches, mace, Fancy soaps, variety
Fancy perfumery, ass'd Tapers,
Playing cards, &c. &c. a 14
UPERIOR letter paper, of all sisap, 0.n 5b-1E
at the drug store of I. N. LMO N.
TOILET soaps, extracts, bay rit, tooth pow4ers,
toee brushes, &e., fbrualeby I. N; rMON.
S -t. loms, warrn , for o
Jl,, l, N. 7 OmW.