Search America's historic newspapers pages from - or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present. Chronicling America is sponsored jointly by the National Endowment for the Humanities external link and the Library of Congress. Learn more
title: 'Daily Nashville patriot. (Nashville, Tenn.) 1857-1858, March 21, 1857, Image 2',
meta: 'News about Chronicling America - RSS Feed',
Image provided by: University of Tennessee
All ways to connect
Inspector General |
External Link Disclaimer |
'Cjc las)l)ilif JJalrifli?
DAILY $8. TEI--WEZSLT $5: WEEKLY $3
W, BT.MITW. TEOCCkLLCKBlCK. I.V.JONCS.
S2HTH, CA2H5 & CO., Proprietors.
. vr. nr. sxrrn and xsjl p. jojris, zsiton.'
Offlco No. 10, : t j t i - Drtierlck fstreet. "
IV Brevities. . ' i
The Fp'tngQH (Mi.g.) Republic of the 10th
lost., my: "The train from this city to Bnttfe-
boro, yesterday afternoon, was signalized by tha
marriage of a living couple, who by a series of mis
..., r, ,A , m.v. ... -r ....u . jk
pltcefjrthe c-Jtisummstlonof their Ion" desired
nion. Th brUegrootn live Jo Illinois, the bii Id
at WhateW, sud at ber home ibe marriage should
bare occurred on Monday even in?; but when the
evening came no triJegroom or clergyman came
with it, both beii left over by the cars, the on a at
Springfleld, aod tbe other-at Xortbsmpt'yn. The
next morning the unhappy lover hastened to What
ly by tbe car; and as bis stay ia the east was lirni.
ted, it was finally agreed to proceed to B Hows Falls
the same afternoon, be married there, and from'
thence continue the journey for tbe West and for
life. At tbe depot the waiting pair met the del'm
qeent pastor stepping from the, verj train they were
to take, and witliout hesitation it was decided that
be should go oa with them and perform the cere
morj fa ti. csr?. This was done to' the emi'ient
atifactioo o( the ptrtteaand the great entertain
ment of the other passengers."
.... A correspondent of tbe Herald says that it
is abeokt ly certain tbat Hon. Daniel S. Diokioson,
of New York, will be the first man to lak tho !pU
on tbe Presidential contest in 1860; he bas sppoiot-
d already bia Collector, Surveyor, Marshal, 4c., Ac,
for New York city, aod that credulous gentlemen
re at work to aecare delegates of their color for
the ConTention of the above-named year.
.... iu legislature ot .ftortii Carolina bas im
posed a tax on bowie knives. ' Every person who
keeps a bowie knife must pay a tax for the privi.
"vfleffeT The tee ia lilr
W1 L T . , . .
.... In consequence of the recent stringent en
actments InFIoiiJa tooching their Interests, forbid
ding trade with them and appointing guardians over
them, a large number of free" negroea of Pensa
cola, mechanics, jCc, have determined upon char
terlug Tefsl ia the spring and emigrating in a
body beyond the confines of the United States,
WW O a .It.
larapico oeing their immediate destination. The
West Florida Timtt say many are persons of pro
perty, and not having the privilege of appointing
their own arnts. their enbaUnee mar ha r !- H at
the mercy of dishonest and desiguing parties.1
, . An Ahbama correspondent of the Cbsrles
ton Courier argues, warmly in favor of the new
mode of baling cotton. Tbe principal advantage ia
that wire will not born like rope, aifd, bursting,
catter tbe cotton to the flames and tbe wind, caus
ing tbe detraction of every other bale within its
. wawu. wivwu WUUU 1.U WIIC, UJUIL U ' " ' , COUJQI
scarcely be made to blw, and if combustion be
carried on at all it must be in a smouldering condi-
'tion. ' The wire would hold. tbe coiton more firmly
than rcp,in t compact mass," so -that air rouli
(scarcely reach the parts on fire. Tbe danger from
the devouring ilement beino lea. th inanrna In
tore or on shipboard ought greatly to be reduced.
Wire also is cheaper and lighter than rope, and
could afterwarJs.be used in balling goods or or
other purposes. It should be very rualleable and
galvanized or dipped in coal fire, so as to prevent
the possibility of its rusting. Like rope, it can be
ujuiwi wj muj biscu uaie, oQio in pacKiogaou com-
a- 1 .
' .I . . Mrs. Ray, an actress, ia New York recently
recovered a verdict of $200 against Miss Laura
Keene, in tbe Supreme Court, being tbe amount of
salary from December 1855 to June 1856. The
lady was engaged for tbat period, but was discharg
ed after playing two weeks.
; i .... A Paris letter says that s'reujig man, i stu
dent of decided talent and great promise, went into
the store where the murderer,' Yerger, bought tba
. knie of tbe same kind and fueling its edge, he ask-
tucui iu jaiyu it., n one to is wss oeing a one,
f. be talked cilmly to tbe master of the house on tbe
most "indifferent affairs. After the knife was again
. uiuj, no icn us euge, sai ti would ao,
paid for it, and then plunged it su ideuly into bis
' .V.. The Richmond Difpttch states tbst all tbe
f jraii acd bridging on the acction of the Central
Kilroad west of illliooro,' are nearly completed to
a point withbj nine miles of Coringtun. One cargo
of seven hundred and fifty tons of iron bas been
received, and also a bill of lading of another caro
of tbe same quantity. . Four new engines have been
ordered, and all arrangements look to the opening
of the road to Jacksou'a river by the first of July.
Ilere tbe terminus of the road connects with a good
turnpike running from Covington down the valley
of the river. At this piut tbe Central Railroad
may be considered as beiug brought in practical
connexion with tbe fine counties of Greenbrier and
MobreeV tbirt.f-eigbt miles from .Lewisourg, the
ouaty seat of Greenbrier; teDy-.gur.milei only
trm the White Sulphur Springs; thirty miles from
the Sweet Springs, 'and about forty-fivs miles from
Union, the cjuuly .seat of Monroe. After the 1st
of Jaly next the cities of iRicamond,, Petersburg,'
Wasbingtoa, and Baltimore will be within one day's
rids of the White Sulphur and Sweet Springe. The
Ceoir.l Riilroad Company will then put the visitor
ithm at Iiibt lin.nriT vaJ aI l. Amtl . s I- Iw
" - "vwiw saw vi Ms urslMUSlktVU. VJ lUUl
V clock la the evening of the same day he havis
either of those cities, . -
.... JacoU Prker, an engiaeer, shot W. B. Ben
Beit, proprietor of the "Gaiety" Coffee House, in
an affray in Cincinnati oa Sunday. Bennett lin
'geredtjtilil midnight, when he dljd. The murder
er, was ertvsted the same night ia s bouse of HI
lame.' . .l r f f .
. ., .Oae of the editari of tbs Mid Jletowo, (Conn.)
Repnblxao bus, by the death of a' relative, come
into po;jrg,ioa 0f prop" rty valued at liO,000.
Ie was formsrly eaiiooary in Asia ilinor, and af-'
tarwarda an eJitor in" Ilartf xd.
I . The London Timt$ deprecates a renewal of
negotiations on the Central American question.
.... Uera is another terrible waring against the
larrylng'of fire-arms habitually. - A company bad
.gathered 1u Lebanon, Obia, for ft wedding, when
eoa of le gsu took off his overcoat, from tbe
pocket o( wbich (rypp4 a small pistol. A young
ladj pre s lit r I iked 4p the weapon, when'Freder
t. k Spohr fkd her to ban J it bin, la doing which
it .was discharged, and ths ball entered the left cor
nef of Hie rlbt eye of.fpohr, ciiuicg death U.
Stsatly. ' ' ; . , ' . ,
.... A new line of steamers has been rttablitbed
from L;verpfH ti Portland, KainA. ThePonUoi
Advert sr of the 10th, says: "The splendid Iron
etesmer Circassian, belonging to the "North Atles,
,tio Steaa Navigation Company, was to bava sailed
from Liverpool on Saturday last for this port, tou
ching at Si. Johns, N. T. so l fla!ifax. The shipU
Slid to be a model ct.r, and the owners expect that
.Sbs will make the ran to St Johns, so that ber are s
'ioaybe telegraphed froni'iut piace in oae week
fresn tbsHime she Iaves LIvetpooL ,TliS IJ'otting
-tssaiJ to be lbs dimeasioas of the- Cireasalan:
'Length 2'VJ feet, b itta 40 fiet, detU 2) fact, -.
' ajtge 1 K. She is biU in the most thtroufch
miaaer with water-Jgbt eomperttnents, aed bas
tw steam es gliies, iBsnufartarei! in Glasgow. II-
'arriugeiuruta for the sc9t'uioJatbn of passecgets
are excellent the brriii bclog placed i the amid
snips, ao as to avoid the mouon aci colss of tbs
prop l'er. IIer ritura trip will bi oais CB Ealar
day, April iX. ... ...
. . . LU'O'. t!!clxtl S. Giou, late cf tbs Nicart.
g I m army, Ui. d I lu4iepoUa o if onday, from
d .-ase contracted In that country. Us resigned
bis co.Tiaiioa tai fetun.t d la ft: ksj.b sons
m .uit.s sirxe. Lie ws a gnllait ft!'.oir, sa4 Jtl
trk'uJsUaJ'-'fctl.uialli.... - '
' SATTJEDAY, 1IASCH 21, 1857. r
The Caeerf Drcd Scott Tie Seath Tbe
Democratic Party," ,
We liuve heretofore , puUistcd the sub
stance of the dpinion delivered by the Sa
preme Court of the United States in . the
case of Dred Scott. .... Inasmuch as it prom
ises to be the pirot upon which the future
discission cf the subjects . embraced bj it,
will hinge, we here give a condensed state
ment of all the material facts involved in it.
In 1834, Dred Scott wa3 a slave owned
by Dr. Emerson, of. the TJ. S. Army, then
stationed and residing in Missouri- In that
year he was removed by his master to the
military post at Pwock Island, in Illinois,
and was there held . as n slave until April,
1830.' In 1836, Dr. Emerson removed
from Rock Island to Fort Snelling, on the
west bank of the Mississippi river, in the
territory of the United States north of
Missouri', and north of the line of 35 deg.
and 30 min., usually known as the "Missou
ri Compromise line." Dr. Emerson remain
ed at Fort Snelling- until the year 1838,
still holding Scott as ft slave.
: In the year 183C, Major Taliaferro', an
officer of the U. S. Army, also removed to
Fort Snelling carrying with him a negro
woman, Harriet, likewise a slave, and in
1836, sold her to Dr: Emerson. Thereaf
terand while at Fort Snelling, Dred
and Harriet were married, with the con
sent of their owner, Dr. Emerson. In 1838,
their master retnrned to Missouri, bringing
with bim Dred and Harriet as well as a
child Eliza, born in the meantime to them,
still holding them as'slaves another child,
Lizzie being bora after their return to Mis
souri; V;' .'. ,' ' ' : " '
Between the year 1833 and the time of
the filing of this suit, Dr. Emerson sold and
delivered the said negroes, Dred, Harriet,
Eliza and Lizzie, as slaves to the claimant,
Sanford, who claimed them as Elaves.
Scott first commenced proceedings to ob
tain freedom in the State Courts of Missou
ri; but having faildl to establish his right
to be free in these, he filed the present suit
In the Circnit Court of the U. S. for the
District of Missouri, claiming his own and
the freedom of his wife and two. children,
above named. ' . . ,
'To the declaration of the plaintiff, the
defendant, Sanford, filed a plea ia abate
ment, alleging a want of jurisdiction in the
court on the ground that the plaintiff "is
a negro of African descent, his ancestors
were of pure African blood, and were
brought into this country and sold as slaves;
and that the plaintiff is not a citizen of the
State of Missouri ; and therefore, not enti.
tied to sue." To this plea, the plaintiff,
Scott, demurred, and the Court sustained
the" demurrer."" Thereupon the "defendant
pleaded over," justifying the alleged trespass
on the ground that the plaintiff and his
family were his negro slaves. The fact3 as
above detailed were then agreed upon,
and the court instructed the jury to find
for the defendant, which they accordingly
did on the" 16th May, 1854. Defendant
excepted to the instructions of the Court,
and prosecuted a writ of errcr to the De-j
cember term, 1854, of the Supreme Court
of tho United States. ,
At the December' term 1855, the case
was elaborately argned, and held under ad
visement by the Court until tba December
Term 1856, when it wa3 reopeued , for ar
gument,' and was again argued with great
ability and elaborateness. On the bth of
March, 1851, tho Court announced its de
cision, which we have already placed be
fore our readers in the Patriot of the 16th
Of the importance of this decision to the
country at large, there is no room for cavil.
Upon the main points in the controversy
between the North and South, the opinion
s full, unequivocal and well sustained; and
considering that it wa3 concurred in by
seven of the nine judges on the Bench, it
may bcTestcetned as settling and putting to
rest the very grave and exciting questions
which it adjudicates at least so far as that
tribunal, as at present constituted, is con-
cured. So far as Chief Justice laney inti
mates the power of a State to make citizens
of aliens, independently of CoogressionaJ
egislation, we think, he traveled beyond
the record, and that such intimation, was,
as a question of law, erroneous. e may
also add, that, under a more strict rule of
practice, the single question on the demur
rer to the plea of defendant, would have
been amply sufficient for. a decision of the
caso. .7Ve do not, however, impugn, the
power of tbe Court to express an opinion
upon the entire merits of the case. It has
that power, and ia the expression it has
given we heartily concur; and cherish the
hope that the great body of the people every
where, will adhere to and sustain it. lt
embodies the doctrines of constitutional lib
erty, and so' long as the Constitution, shall
continue to be "respected, we think the de
cision oaght to be likewise, respected and
observed as a just and conclusive precedent.
It would thus become a strong and power
ful support to the permanence and peace j
and glory of the lUpubuc; and thebupreme
Court would become what it was intended
to be, a strong," unyielding break-water as
against tbe outside storms of wild popular
tumult and fanatical madness; while the
States and sections, reat andsoisH, bouyed
aod sustained by the Constitution, would
ride the political sens in security and
safety. - ; -
But while tho American party of the
who'o Union regards th'u decision as a
binding and aataoriuUveaJkii ctntiot
uf constitutional guaranties and coastitu
tioaallatr; aaJ arc cheriihin? and expres
sing tlo lope tlat.it will gi re peace and
cuict to a love 1. but distracted country,
what do we e in progress oa tht pari of
our adversaries, of rtry hue and color, in
belli sections of the Union? The' iuad-
dtuad pirit of Freesoiiism is everywhere
dccrjlutr, through the North, the decision,
as a political job," preconcerted and close
cp, to tnoct tta views cf uthra" po,'Iti
c!.viadthe Interest of Southern slave
hellers; " denouncing a intjoritr of tao
Juujca as Koauart.- ana uutrailwortiij
and striving toexc:is tiuivrrsal discontent
by ill th nitmrcs cf tbase, tied h tLU
way, not only to prevent the so-much de
sired quietude, but to inflame the feelings
and passions of that people to a pitch of
still more deadly hostility towards this peo
ple. In short, they seek to renew, increase
and aggravate the unholy strife and dam
cable agitation which has so long , hereto
fore afflicted lis," and in this way to achieve
the ends which constitute their hope and
aim.' In the promotion of this object the Dem
ocratic pressof the South is, in effect, strik
ing hands with these agitators of the North.
They already claim the "decision" of the'
Court as a triumph of the peculiar'princi- ;
pies held and advocated by their party for I
the last twenty' years. They parade their
felicitations' and self-gratulations in their
columns before the people, as if to say :
''upon all these questions we are endorsed
by the' Supreme judical tribunal of the
land, why therefore, any further opposition
to the democracy?" : To oppose democracy
hereafter is to oppose the Supreme Court 1
This is all that is craved by the "Tforth, it
is all that is asserted by the North. It is
denounced and spurned by the North a3 be
ing precisely what the democracy of the
South claim it to be, a triumph of a politi
cal party. And we are now and always
have been told by this democracy that they
are the non-agitating party, the peaceful,
quiet loving party, and the party in which
all good men seeking to restore the Union
to concord and fraternity, must repose
their trust. "Do we want examples of these
truths; take the National Erathe'N. Y.
Tribune, and the Nashville Union $ Amtri'
can. ; r . , '
On the other hand, the American party
have always left these questions where they
properly belonged. ,They have never un
dertaken either through their conventions
or their presses to determine either the con
stitutionality of the MissouriCompromise,
or the power of Congress to legislate upon
the subject of slavery in the territories. In
their very first national convention of the
party, held in June 1855, they expressly
"pretermitted" the expression of an opinion
on the legality of the question; but fraukly
and freely gave their views as a matter of
policy, and so far as politics or politicians,
as such, had any power over it. Still that
party was again and again ridiculed from
the stump and by the press, as unsafe and
not entitled to confidence or support, for
this very reason. The stem " logic of
events " is rapidly unfolding the wisdom,
and conservatism which, so far, have maiked
the career of the American party. We
have as great hope and confidence, to-day,-
in its final triumph, as we have ever before
had. We have uot lost our confidence in
the virtue and intelligence of the people;
and we believe that they will unite and re
buke and silence the accursed agitation,
which is now again about to sweep over
the country. ' . ' - ' -
Ittr. Bncbanan-the Pacific Hall Road
" Alleia SuffraB. . '
Mr. Buchanan, in his inaugural address,
favors tho construction of a Railroad to
the Pacific by the General Government. In
this he is not inconsistent, having at an
early period of his political life, voted for
works of internal improvement, whilst in
Congress; amongst them the celebrated
Maysville Road which was strangled by
the veto of Gen. Jackson. But, his posi
tion is in direct antagonism to the creed of
a very large proportion of his party, in the
South especially. They cannot with any
show, of, consistency, support the views of
their President touching the constitutionali
ty -of the Pacific Railroad proposition,
Our contemporary of the Union ty Ameri
cauy although in oar Judgment,- no very
persistent advocate of ; strict construction,
represents the anti-internal improvement
portion of the democracy when it dissents
rom these views of Mr. Buchanan. v e
may add, that we were gratified to witness
a t journal so thoroughly wrapped up in
the support of the sham democracy of the
day, such an exhibition oi independent
tliougnt ana speccn, as mat wnicn cnarac
terized its article taking issue with tho Pre
sident, at a time when the great body of the
party were shouting hozanna3 to the rising
sun: . We neglected to chronicle Us words
at the time. To-day wegiv3thcm the bene
fit of our circulation. . Here they are:
Upon the subj ct of the PaciSc railroad, we, In
common with "the great body of the Democracy,
trptct to find ourtelvt rtidtly differing mith th J'rt
tident; and. whenever tbat difference become, prac
tical -, xWi eotttrtt the ttxvt irith Ai4, trilh as
much tenacity if hi rrprenented in political
itruK, the party that ha altray ana eoiHy -xted
internal improvement by th General Uot"
erwnet. We shall endeavor to da so, however,
wiih deference and respect. We cannot fthio our
opinion to nit tht ntcertain humor of the time, but
on this question stall adhere to toe old land maras,
as laid down and successfully maintained by all our
former democratic Presidents.
Well said, neighbor. . The "humor of the
times," as Indicated by the proceedings of
Congress, is extravagance and profligacy-
a wild and reckless expenditure of the
public treasure. Mr.' Buchanan may
" fashion kis opinions to suit " this hu
mor you cannot. But, neighbor, the un
certain humor of the times' locks to more
than the enlistment of the General Govern
ment In 'the construction of a Railroad to
the Pacihc ocean a good thing, per tt
and eminently worthy the' encouragement
of the Government. .' Ia the Senate Cham
ber not one month ago, an expression of
opinion was given against the doctrine of
Alien SaCragejyet, a few dayi subsequent
ly,' the "uncertain humor of the times"
manifested itsc!f m reversal of that ex
pression, and the espoasal of tbe doctrine
by the great Northern leaders of the de
mocracy in conjunction with the IIalss, Wil
sons, and other light of black republican
ism, and a delegation of Southern democrat
ic lraders." And on the 4 th of March, yoar
President elect, standing at the altar of his
cuuntry, a'ul assuming tha robe of cftce,
ojxjuly avowed his belief la the Leresy.
Here is his confession of faith:
- X different cp'o'toa lias arise in regard to tbe
time wbuo the people of Trrritoiy ha1 decie
ibis (alavrry) j ieaiioofjrthi'Uis. Ires. Tkii i hap
pily a euauer vf but UUe .rrikal imruoc, and
beaiJ, it U a jid.cial j:k, which l.'t! natelf
bf!onj lo iii- Supreme Court vt the Liusl Si an a,
Ufjee woia it U tow p tiu.r.jr, aul wUi, it ia aa
dervXMl, t peii J fiiuly s td J. To It'f
d-jci.iie, is ronjaio.1 w.i!j a'i tiaiva, I sSaU
ebef'ly u!irr.i(, whatever tti.e irtf U; llieuh it
bas b'si my JudMIaJ opi,k tbatjBBJr lV Se-fcraeia-k.auae
ac ise appspriu ptoJ wi.1 t
mhau 8'abr ei-u rJ?if ja te Teit
' tf abaJl aulf tUe fvrn.aiWa tt a Cwotittttkn i a
i lesr w ka a-Jiriia iu itt Li!oti;
tut N tl-isss it m?, H H i'- tnipranvs aiid indU
ptcsatU i' J Cj'rtUH-t.t tf lie UalteJ
Cities I n-rs ta rjr Miet itminn tht
.. ... .-1 V
free and independent expression of hi opinion by
hi vote. Tin taered right of acH individual
must be preerved. This beiog accomplished, noth
ing can be fairer than to leave the people of a Ter
ritory free from all foreign interference, to decide
their own destiny for themselves, sutject only to
the Constitution of the United Stater. ;
No more unequivocal avowal of the doc
trine of Alien Suffrage could be desired by
the most ardent worshipper of this false
God. We have expected that our coutem
tempcrary of the, Union, if- American, so
prompt to take issue with Mr. Buchanan op- j
on the Pacific Railroad, in the construction
of which the whole nation, the South par
tially, bas -a deep and all-pervading inter
est, would, with equal promptness, condemn
this anti-republican doctrine. .It has not
yet done so. It has ignored the subject al
together. Why? Can it be possible that
our contemporary is inclined to approve
and defend Alien Suffrage? ' Its silence up
on this great question of the times would
6eem to iudicate as much. "We pause for
a reply. . ;
Personal. Gen. Jas. JI. Quarles, of
Montgomery, the late standard-bearer of
the American column in this district, ar
rived in Nashville yesterday, in fine health,
and looking as if he wa3 good yet for a
hundred battles with Alien Suffrage De
The Richmond Wig of the 13th inst.
President Pierce was in Fredericksburg a dsy or
two ago havicg come hither to pay a visit to his eld
friend, Col. W. P. Taylor, bat returned precipitate
ly io consequence of the Col. being from home. - It
appears that ho considered himself in some danger
from the "Know-Nothing Council" ol tbat ancient
Inch was tbe real ciuse of bis having
in such a hurrv.
The IVcjjro, Ac.
Tlie Albany, N. Y. Argos, says :
"So far as the main question is concerned, the
decision of the Supreme Courtis not new. The fact
that Africans and their descendants cannot be
made 'citizens' is one that bas been acted upon by
many of the States, as well ss by all the depart
ments of the federal government. ,'
"A tree nroof the Northern State bas tlways
been refused a passport as a 'citizen' cf the United
States ; and the precedents in the State depart
ments include the term of John Q lincy A Jam.
. ' It was made an objection to the admiViou of
Missouri, that iti organic law forbid the remdonce
of free negroes within its boundaries. Henry Clay,
and the other advocates of the admission of the
State, who h ll to the right cf the Stale to ex
clude, consented to the adoption of a proviso, in
the word, we btlieve, of ibe Constitution, that
nothing ia the act of admission should be construed
to forbid the citizens of tbe States from bavin:; at
the rights there of citizens of the United Sutes
follo wing the requirement of the Constitit on, sod
reserving tbe wbuL subject of citizenship as a judi
cial question. "
"Congress has acted upon the precedent ever
since ; and several of the btates Pave copied the
provision of Missouri, and excluded theblaiks from
residence on the ground that the are not.citUens
of the United States. Even the TopeJca constitution
which gave the riiflit of tuff rage to ''every civilize I
male Indi'tn tcio hud adopted lite habit of the white
man" refused to admit tiegroe or mutattc$ to vote.
"Fifteen years sgo Chief Ju.-tL-e Dag.-t, of Con-
neclicut, declared that Africans acd their uescemf
unH were not citizens ; and tbat it ia still the liw
of that State.
- One of the Courts of California bas decided tbat
tne Chinese are Indians, and are t bo treated as
such : that they canoct bo naturalized into citizen
ship, and they have those inferior ri-I t, in t tie
Courts of Justice and in regard to frarchisi, which
the law cives to the savages whom it holds in pu
pilige. The decision is based on the I iHorical
fact, tbat Columbus and hi-" ft 1'owers s tiled in starch
of Iut'ii, which ituluded China and ail the Cast, dig-
covered this continent and recognized the abonl
nsl rare, ss a part of the ureter S'oi k sprea I over
Asia; and our laws have followed tho example and
ctLcd all those savage tribes Indians.
"Ureads it Likk a Dog." In the Court of
Special Seseiona thi morning a ruan Dinned
Smith wss arraigned for stealing a demijohn
containing three gallons of whisky. "Are yon
guilty or not guilty?" asked the clerk. "Wall,
yju c'n call.it what you like; I tuk the whis
key, that I anu.K, and drinktd it too." "You
took it vvi'.liont leave, did you not?'? "I never
wn'it to be ntked when that article's roood."
"You drink nil you run get?" "Try tne and
see, Judge; I reckon I'm experienced in that
line o' trade." "I think from your appearance
that no one will doubt vour word on that
poiof." ' I can prove a character if any body
doubts it." "Nobody doubts thaft ard it will
be necessary to seTid you lo the penitentiary
three months to get the whirky out of yon."
"uan t jfan' it, Judge! I ve lived on tho crit
ter fr fifteen years; it's been, my meat and
drink, and you'd better hang me and be done
with it' "It's a pity, but there's no help for
you; it will do you good to get sober." all,
if I must I innst; bnt I'll tell yoa what 'lis,
Judge, dread itlikt a doyV1. J . L'ott.
3P The Cincinnati Commr rctal records a fear
ful accident which occurred in the town of Brook -
'to, Ky., a short ci6tnre above Newport. Mr.
ifr cker, bis wife and a little daughter were toceth
i r in their apartment, when a I rge camphene lamp
which. was burning exploded, and the blazing Quid
was scsttered over every part of the rxm. and up
on the drees of the cl.il I. The mother csught her
in her aims, and flinging her underneath her ou the
ground, succeed d 'id smothtring the Ore. Thus
She g uarr'ed her until h r own dress became ignit
ed, which in exlintuirliiog, sir. Bricker was seveie.
ly burned, bia arms and hands being ab-olu'ely
charred. The poor woman lingered in hopeless sg-
ony ur.til tundty rint, wneo the cVd.
t?T Jobn E. VedJer, a respecUble maa resid
ing ii Chicago, who bad been sbyin several days
at lb Metropolitan Hotel, io New York, left that
bouV on Wrdnea lar, the 4th inst , for the n irpoe
as he tol l theel . ra in the bflice,of tomg to Brook
lyn to coll, el about $10,000 which was due bun
lb era. This was abont 11 o'clock in the moruine
and Bcfiinf whatever bis been hearj of liim since
This is the fourth mysterious disappearance from
this bouse recently.
Biaitia in bis room.
Mr. Vedder's baggage stiil ri
m a u it 1 1: n ,
la Bwlir.OrTB. v.. kv Iht Rav. John f. SouiV Mr
Jom . HroHW olt larktville. Trnn to tbe aromctl hd
Mm Fabiis C form, orlv danthtcr of Dr. Tartar af Bw-
Uof Oren lluftnettl Jrfermmuin.
' On tie 1fth lost., la thla I laea. at th vtHetiea of g. ft
Ntrlleet. t-., y Hav A. M aall, Sav. Job a C Nwaua and
aira. u. a. rarura. jfia.
On Toeadar bat. the lTth lnf ., at t radmea f Mrs
X. C. FartwT, io 'Kiirlir,,b tier. Wro. Mack. Mr. Oiomgi
Kskis. et Nuhvlte, to M m rPMa B Fitr. mnnvat
dugUtcr of tba lata Cap-aia Joha rroej.ColunMa. Jfir.
D I K D,
Thurxlajr evanlot-, the 19th Inaf Mary Jan, tnfaftt
tiof htf-r of E. W. m4 Lows M. Colo, jrd tlevea monlha
ana tweatj-lhreo dara.
Tne friends aod orqialatuMwaof theftroHv anreqooitad
to attea4 lie laawat, at It roddane of Mr. Ool, thrta
aoiMalron thooitr, ea the Lebanon Tarnplke, thUSatorday
irmef, t!3t laU., at 10 o'clock. Divia artric ftjr Itv
EMPORIUM CF FASHION I :
rOl'LO rr ctf4i; aaaaoac to U Ltd ra of 3a
If tuaaai rtao4ijr. thai ak ha last MaittMtios
Xcw York Tarls Fashions
F L tfM'aod HnMn'Omw, MaatU!aa, . So w d
a lana t!iei that Uenma Mia DMiornt'i In.
it' htf aab ri cot Or. MM wok tht aot ariutio
t-tae and aorey. &(( l.ia ali a wet (4tra
Ut. At No. M tWMt, Cataootl'a S)t'taf
;.- - WMLtAI.K J."vl KETtll.
- f Itootis.it as v rirtst u4 apcblci U
ae rpntig 9 ( ( ; , . . f
kwet.aatt a4 tMiibaw-a wit Sad it ta chat lawrwM a
giva tuia a tali, aa wk to fe mt'i i aay k
iA.a aav.y wa tvs anal ow.aL.ta.ta a att t
aaaftniiwnlfil M was- f b a. it ta a. ta ret
u u-t . li um fkWai S wavasaMrs tit stow &al Mrs
I' u4trt.let.s4 ttiu itjra, ad wtiH malaitt'iiv
a a laif- tsivo pi). lh piVie atsy r f apsai
b' aoaaaity fit wrt, & a a raiisesa a
a.. . . .. - ftat&U
1UU U.I.UI AJIjljlid Altai VU-lil.lU .
" TWELFTH ANBUAL T0XTS.
ODD FELLOWS' HALL!
COMMENCING MONDAY, J3D, AND ITERT
IVENINO DCRINQ TUS WEEK.
PEEL'S old and oripiml C AMPBFI.L MtNPTRrL under
tha di'rcioD of lIATf PKfrL. the beat Kthiopean 1-e-
liorator cf the njre, aatiited by twslts talenitd performer.
YTy i or parneulrs, aee billa of the cay. Cbaage or
Projrratnme oihtlv. , ... -
t J7 Ticket 50 cevi. Dsora open at 7 o c oe uon-
eert to commence at .
manhai tr DR. v. A. jn-r.f, A rent.
' For St. L.ouis.
'T'HB plenHift steamer SALLIED '
a. wtsr ORSkT. Mister, will learv
for theabore port and a?l inter an ediataa
landing, oo 8TLKJAt, th 2ltinU,at It a'cluct, M.
For fr-il.t or pi5i apply on board, or to
aarchij A. HAMILTON, Areat,
XKI :.k! Tilt :SKSM
TAM in recj'pt of a freaa supply et beU Eog'Uh SCLE
It VV 1KII IRITNKS. ia a 'atvea orimeai tomwn
TRVNKS, Lad:e IIAf-BOXES, hlV., IRWKLISO
BIWII11 eAltiitL.3. . JUtl. HAUAUfc,
mt'C 1 21 43 College atreet.
T Acrrs fine rsGLifii ctt? coxgresj heil
B- MiTS. Auottier Hior ly jo.-t otened by
JOHN HtMAGK, 43 Oollef : tret.
TENNESSEE & ALABAMA RAILROAD
ON aad after Wednesday, April 1st, f raina will
ran as lo lows:
mail a Pissixsia. raxiSBT rassoaia.
Leave Nashville 6Va.tn. ' 8 45p.n.
Arrive at Thompson T bi a. m. - bAO " .
Leave Thompann S.SO a. tn. " ' 6.f0
Arrire at Naehviile 10.13 a.m. ' 78
Passengers from Nashvillo bv th Moraine train. break"
fast at Kranklio.
Ft fresonne:t with the Trains at Thompson's.
Through Tickets for Memphis. Waynesboro'. Jackson.
Tascunibia, Florence, Pulaski and Colombia, can be pre
eared at the General Stage Office, under the Verandah
mr, h Jl tf
tiianci-ry Court at rvashrllle.
Margaret ttewart vs. Adam Cos et als.
AT the ofEceoftheclerkand master of the chancery court
atNashnile.on the 11th dav of Slarch, 184T, on mo.
tioo of compUindDt. by counsel in the above cause, and it
appearing to the sathfaotion of the clerk and master, that
defeadatit, William Stewart, ia a non-resident ol the
Mate of Tennessee, and therefore, the ordinary process
of this court cannot be served opon himr it is therefore, or
dered by tha clerk and master tbat publication be made lor
foar weeks in succession in the Nashville Patriot, a news
paper f uhlL-hcd in the city of Nashville, requiring tbe said
defendant to upper at tbanext term of th chancery court lo
be huHtn for the county of Davidson, at Iheeourt-hon
inereor.in the city or Nashville, on the first Monday in May
next, and answi r said bill, or the same will be taken fur
confessed as to him and set dovn for hearing ex parte.
roarcnn waipr srieta l v. EK1K.N, . V M.
DRUSGISTS.GROCERS, LIQUOR DEALERS, &C.
SELLING Off AT
TWEMTY PER CENT. LESS
TBAN NEW T0RK PRICES.
IJ'OR the purpose of closing np our partnership, we shall
effer, for the succeeding ten days, cur atock of
IMPORTED WISES, BRASDIE3 AND LIQCORS,
at twenty per cent, Uti tban Srw Tork price.
1S VE.-MOUE A CHASLE8,
Odd Fel ows' Hall.
EICTITCXY JACZ FOR SAIE-I hare a No. 1
-IV J At K, 8 yearj o.a ia July neat. He was sired y
marrengo Waniinuuth, dam by tlack Hawk. Prdigrt
thrcuxhout perfectly pure. CaU at ft. . Porter's ft.r in
formation. Lmlil W. N. FiSHBACIt
fTVTR TWtCSrV-HIITtl ANN-HAL 8KSiI0S OP THI
X Tennessee Medical So;iety will meet in the Firrmen'a
Hall, on V!l-ee atr-et. in the titv of Nhvili.. on h
FIRST TCHCDAV IS APRIL.
It wl!he re-nemHered that the Presldrnt
Cf each ni'raner of the tio.icty to read a paper on som
uicuicii .uijcc., or report a cae to tne next meeting.
ntdicwsu w. r. JONti, Roc. ec'y.
ron prjsiismxa, is the city o? nash-
yiLLF, JTHE TENNESSEE BUSISESS DI-
SECT'ET asdgeebal advertises.
f"PHK KOI.LOWINQ ORJKCT3 ARE EMBRACED TS
I the plan of this work:
1. l olefpaiwars In the tM-ec'nrv aronplefe and c'si
fled list of the namer. leition anrl rii.ina. nro'outnn
ol all business men who may pa'ronit the work, an1 car,
filly correct tl.it list eve'y month, which cannot. of course,
be dore in book Dire :tores, which caa he uaued cn'v at in-
tervKM or years, so keeping the pub'ie ful'v pixted with re-
toe ousinessanu Dus.ne a men or thscity and coun
try at a l ti-nes.
i. To Veen a cim-lete sihedi ls an 1 deerin'!nn nt hnmM
UiN, firms, wild lan'ls, etc., for salt or exchange, so far as
the stnie may be reported toihe publisher, with prices and
terms wi ahiiirufc.
8. To lurnih the Prices Current of a'l imDortnnt com.
molities in te priocipaj markets of the cmtntrv. Alfo,
Bank Note List, Rates of Exchange, ic Carefully corrected
in every issue.
4. To give a mmmary of Interesting news and Important
'. To serve as a convenient and advantairennv idvrrtls-
ing medium f r tie while country and for every d-p irtaeat
of business transactions.
The s'iperior a1vantaies of inch a vehlc'e of Intercom.
munic.it on rannot fall to t perceived and appreciated by
every one at tint view.
TIIK DIRECTOR AND ADVERTISER will be nrinlel
en god paper ni d clear 'ype, in common new-parer ftrm,
anJ ill he mil'lL-he I abojt the first ef every month, at the
lo price of On-, collar a ear, to bs paid, is all cabs, on
inr ut nery oi me first numoer.
Kvrry per on patronising the work wi I b entitled to
hae his namj, I icality and business ism recorded ia
the Hinc ory without any additional charge.
Advrrtitrm 'n's, in the una fcrm, aad emended Pasi
ns' ard til be inserted by th year, or tor any shot tcr
P'rto.i.on very troierate terma.
Persons sub c itir g for the paper and w'sl.in? to have
a p'ao- In Ihe Pirecu ry. will specify their husinws and lo.
cainy opposite their nntres on the sob.-cription paper.
rrra n. procu'irg suosmoers ana oollt og thetroney
wwi dc anoei a iinerni eommiasioo, ara tubtcriptioo pa
pert should he returned, soon as pss:b e, lo
m n. uijttLt, ja., 43 theiry at.,
Landrclh's Extra Earlj Peas.
1 BUT, Landreth'. Txlra Far'y Peas, warranted fresh
A aDfl cenuine. this day received and fur s br
KKRNAS A KAtNS.
QQ CAFK3 pur Aothracita Ceal. from Pennsy'vsn.
3X lor sale by ImltJ A. HAMILTON.
3Ionday, Blarch 23d, 1S57.
(Purcerly 1Hj C. McCokev,tf 7 Cnion S r;tt.):
T bsvejust arrived from tbe kat with a full assortment of
X the Latest styles or
FRENCH ANO ENGLISH MILLINERY GOODS!
I revpeclfi Ty lovlf the files of Nhvt!'e an! vicinity
to examine n.j i'.k k.and wi'l be bappy to ice n y d cus
tomers; and no pains will be siarcd ia eideavirmg to
lembermy irot'o: '
V Qdck tales and IlgM ProiU. "
Don't (org -t lo give me a call at
IVo. 20, Union Street,
np stairs, nearlv opposita Campbell's biklltgi.
Buggy Horses for Sale.
(HATk, a select lot (f Kenucky-raid Her-es, alt yoong,
acd well broke, whkh 1 iah to se J. I sbali ctf-r ti ea at
pnblioral on SATtaoAV next, th 2Ut lost,. if not '(p-d
of before. They can b acta at hoax's tbie, n College
I wi 1, at the same tl-ne, eff'r a Cb yonng JACK, Kea
tocky-r ilsert, by Varrrs-J Mammoth, dant by H.ack Hawk
X Isovrr dft-. n hsnlahth, thr years tid in Juaeiexl;
ole black. He can h seen at atcnisn s m Chrr-
y St. mvlv.l E. W P iRTlK
10 PUBLIC SQUAItK,
T0W In sl-ira, over twa ihcasand pvkages af any Wleter
A 1 and eprtng 'mpru t ons of rich iin, Ola.vs, Fiiver
ptatad. T.rra Co ts, Hriia, B.hewlasi, Janaaord and
BiUUuia aad k'ngti-h Qeea-war ef th hues and
stylraod quabtv, aod at hape p.trw thaa Kerwftwe.
The auent-oB f u public la parMoiarly aad raspartraliy
aJlrd m this sicca aoa prie. a.
marrtl--lo A. R. HICKS.
t JUILIKI.-, H MishoUra, e., ar rvqaestaal I Uh as.
XI Ucn 'h IM mtrf oe4, haviag Bia lb tu aary
ariaogrmaata, aod aacarwd III aervtcas f otmpaunl
workMMS M so prrwvl I tak
L AK3Z CO?CTI ACTS
la th Da ef his vorat'on, In all Its varices braact ra.
Is Hepartma-ol ol K f AIH TIMtS. ibe sintriW
U we ara i s witb th greatnt pv-nntnua. aH
emiirwcu lwtt' Ues wbirh utM Ui Wsd, 't. dst
iH apwa Ut wtsea eaaaotaii m S've aatjir.c-f-a).
.Hm hp"PrM to at ad aaattoce ef Sib f "D
OkN AM k t AL VAl K fl Mi,b S AIi stii AXDJAtkfJSO
having ia that d'partascat aacarwd tkwrvieewf Um mat
it ea sad alirno-! atts.
Ti sul'MU'rr d resaa.t arr baviag arcrk la bis
Has to ( tm a c.JIxivfaoia;i.g Caal arradteswots.
- a. T. ILaal.ti,
to. r j caa nsxtvaea Uwn;ad
n trchl 7 - tl
CONLEY & JOHNSON,
Copper, Tin, Sheet Iroa Warts, ic.;
H 9 10 srwid st , and 94 Scutli Kukstst.
AHV I.l.i:. ti:-
HAVS cow la t.or, md ;,,.. W eMa, e-omp'at a
aortBwai .f C'UXt, (r irw f 9nrr mm,
Wro aid arte-; UHatisiu AluiaS. t intf varv. n
du.i.., r urcb, s, scK-vju, iosa.a4 Oraaaaviuaj aad
li.a MA TLX ti Al4. fcf Bit ; 11M rt. a kkaltav
featcakral. sr.HM aa I tl.H MAt w1a a
rv-.&iU COf i't 'l MOaUltor aj fcasi tcfciurr?. tatea a
a, (U. aVMwa, fr.iii. tae asrWa, aatw M g:aM auiia. e.
ta tact, every -ti.tj tbA M n.irw ky isHMai ham atveat
k, a 44 1 tai ia u t ta'rt W git at taut w
?or e.lrti.ig iskna, Aad at (are tins wratt Imm
C Lull, i aiitaTvef lb v eta
. b lu ttrfu. ir if ru(.ij tr t t t.io,
I A I Ai. i ! Jvtt H ara ataat UTUSI Mtv.
n.-Ji, cn-jstad 4d ysv tj SLicaV
r ' asl .U i H JSksaataeevitn
, stsretll t - j . .
.r ; ' - -.
FOR SAT.7? A tin ton
aUi- CANADIAN ETAULIOS, foir yeartoW.W
hind ZH inches hih; b.tck ai a mm .nd (m mover.
Keferto tO. rU t,llHd. at Noel's Btablo.
fV RAGS. I will pay 3i cents
liveredatmy Ray Store on the North-eaat earner el tbe
qaare. W oolen ano cm uaga arenot wanted.
deelia w. 8. WHITEMAX.
fr TO I'll I NTE US. W e have
liiJO,ill a (rood Super Royal Press, nrarl? new and
in perfact order, wtuch wa will tell at a horgaio.
doci tf OMirrt.UAMP A CO.
HAGAN & BS0.,
Book Sellers and Stationers,
So. 39 Market &io. 6 Union St.,
LESLIE'S OlZKrTE Of FAJUlO.NSfor March, asplen.
did number, jiut rcceiv.k by - HAQANAEKO ,
marchS 89 Marketafd S Untonatreeta.
HAKPH.& F0& MARCH
HARPStl'S NEW MOXrULY MAGAZINE for March,
t received by If. HAQAN A BRO.. .
f. b2t No. SS Market street. -
GODEV'i LADY'S BOOK, for March, just received by
)eb2t HAQAN BRO.
NOTIONS, for January and rehraaryjatt
reeeivedby feblft " IlaGAf A BRO.
Aevr Books by Expre69.
EIXRTLTLX, or Life and Exi'tence.by Cmilla Mar-
TQX PaoOLEFORO PAPERS, or Hamort of the We.,.
by II. H. Riley. With Original Ulaitritiooe.
THE QOADROO". or A Ldvt's Adventor In Louisi
ana, by Capt. Mayce Reid.
The Laughable Ad'eoturesof Meura, Brown, Jones and
Robnwn. WithOotnie Enaravinrt.
DOS BSRSAROO'S DACOHrtCR. or Love. War and
Adventure. by W. Harrison Ainsaorth. '
Jatt received and for sale by HAG AX 1 BRO
ftblO Z3 Market t.
H ARPER'S NE P.4PR.-Z7 t7r' WneJbly, a Journal
of Civilization, first number; 300 copies Just received. Sub
scription received aod single copiessold by
feblO HAQASf k BRO., Ajonts.
THE SS V YORK L507SR, Weekly Nevspiper. Sub
scription! received and single numbers sold by
fe10 H 1GAS A B IO., Agents.
PORT rOLICB, for sal by
C3ARLSS W. SMITH.
BANKERS' CASES, for tale by
C'JARLES W. SMITH.
CITAHLT3 W. SMITH.
CnARLS3 W. BM1TU.
LETTER PAPER, for sale by
CAP PAPER, for sale by
NOTE PAPER, for sale by
CHARLES W. 2MITH.
GOVERNMENT ENVELOPE?, for sale by
CUIF.LS3 W. gMlTff.
HCC1LLAGE, for sai by
CHARIE3 W. SMITH.
LIQUID GLCE, foria.by
"arcb2' C1MRLK3 W. SMITn.
A CL'm'UKfl BUPPuY OP KiXfi ARJTIO EXPE
DITION Just received by CHA3. W. SMITH.
mil a a
New Sacred Music.
THE NEW CAM ESI A 8ACKA. for sale by
CHARLES W. SMITH.
TUB SOUTUEi'.N HARMONY, for tale by
CHARLES W. vnTH
THE NATIONAL PSALMIST, fr sale bv
cimrlfs w. svrrn.
11 ASO.M'S SACKt)Q HARP, lor sale by
CHAKLSo W. SMITH.
. Hymn Books.
THE CHCBCri P3ALMI3T, used by th New School
Presbyterian Cuurch, a large supply for ta' cheai ky
CHARLE? W. MIT.
I have also a lot of th Christian Uyma Book oa hand.
mln a o
15a j noli a Gar si ens.
C1HA1 MILT KR CO. have opened Ihe nb-ve 0rdens,
J west of the Prvklln Tcrnnlke. ncr the Cit Tl,..ni;i
here refreshments niay be ohta ned. tnarcl 4
THE undersigned keen a Hoarding House on Cedar
street, ne t to the Verandah Hon I. where he is ready,
at all times, to accommodate transient or permanent
Boaders nt fairrates. His table ia alwai s provided with
the bestthe market affords.
janll OEO. W, COLEMAN.
Trust Sale of Iana3
IN purnnc of a rte'd of tnitt eserutrd o vne by John
8. Hadiy un the 15;h ."lay of Pee-mbr. 1S5V and reir.
Merel in the Rt-irteter'a otlice of bavirlsnn count v, in Book
No Xt, pages 5iS acd 5t , I w ll, on Isxturday .the 4:h dav
of April next, at tha rou.it-Honse Yard, 1:1 t't city of
Na'hville, sell to the 1 ighest h J Irr for eifb. two sma'l
tracts of land, one containing Ol & teres and the other 23
seres, situated lu DaUdoa county. In l'Is:r;ct No. 19, In
It. Rmbry's plan of lot, for the purpose mentioned in said
deed of trust. For more particular bound'ties rf raid lacd
re'-renc is mule to raid deed f trt. Psle within th
hoiiri prscrib-d by law. DAM1 L S. FARM AM,
mar'-lilii trwtd Trustee.
House and Lot for Sale.
BT virtue of a drcree pronounced by the County Court
of Hed'o d county, at th Mart h lei m. W T. in th
case of J. f. Calhoun and ethrrs. ex pait. 1 wilt re I ia th
cityot .- nmue, on skiuat, ir.a 1st day if Hay seat,
one Knuss and L. t iu the City of Nashville. ItoanasLot
i'J, in tfie plat of lot mado out for L. H. Lan er, and regw-
ttrtl in t ie Itrg.'ter'i on c ol Davidson ccuoty, in Book
No. 11. pages iii and U.X Said lot is Situated on th eor
ner of Washiugioa atreet.
Taro4S.Suid Lot wul ba loM a fu'iom: Tha purchaser
ill b required lo pay one-third in rash; the bianc in
quill uments of six anl twelve months: puictuuer giv-
irg nonn an i iwo apirovea securities.
C f7 h e ti be niaJe t the rorn-r of the Marktt-heos.
Diui.irchltJ-u JO. II III MH.-4IN Coinaiiss oner.
1IKIIIGVS 1MTK1T Cllini'lUM
UT1TH HALL'S PATEN P POWDER-PROOf LOCK?,
1 he nm that were awarded separate Medals tt tn
World's air, Locdon, li-4 and th world's fair, New
KorkliM; aod are th on y American f-afe that wer
awarded Medal at It Lond on World's Fair.
These Safe are now admitted to be superior to any ever
offered to tne public; and the sno-crioer challenge tho
world to produce an lostacee of the Safe failing pre
set re their tonteuu tLr' u.b the hottest Ires, or a burglar
picking th ka.
1 he sulMcrioer and their agents are th n'y psrsoi
authoiised to make and sell H.rrtrgs Pateat Lhauiplon
bale, wi.U Lii's PaUot Powder Provl L k.
tL r. Iik.lt UNO A CO.
MACiaxzi A vVitaojl, Agents for Tenusx. marH
A TWO STORY PRAMS JWELLIXtU situated In
iX McUaviVk't Aduliion, cobU;n:ug live ruoros
and k tcheu l a. Uuly beta tM lor a BoaHingLit
tlnose for the bands tuipiod n tbe hallrtad br.U
I fie turuitur lu lt. hnu.e caa be bougl.t ivw, ai d uta a
.tnl used for the ism. purpose, aad tht iiai ban Uera ca
be sieurert. A weil is low being cu.-, in I will soon be Bo-
lali.i. Apply to W. & McAKtAM,
march:) il TJ Cieg street.
FaoM ST. Lot' IS, MO.
ilO KCS5KLL A CLAIBJRSE, Ageota.
P. H. KDWAUDS,
Attorney at Iauav,
SFBICrUlt, HO ,
Will attend to all b atlaete entrusted to Ms car in Fonth
BY vlrta of v Fi. Faa. la mo -lirctd from th Clerk
of in Criminal tiu of Davklaoo Uoaaty al M Dtr
cemWr term, I "-'. I will on th. llih day of April weal,
expo. lo sa e tu the highest b.dd.-r ft.r ra.k, at Hi Coort
kou yar I gli, ia Na.nviHe. aH tie r ght, tlu, e!j'm ad
laieiel thai raraaeila Pt-eel has io aad to I rruia rro
parcel rr I t of ground, lying and twirg In the County of !
vMntn, Sw of r.nar.aee, aod I ity 5 ahvii, irontmg
17 M on Cherry Street teas tide thevea.) and runntac
back to OrtJJIe rtreet, lyuindsJ on Ibe axrth by tbe Uautaof
t'arnvbVoti and oa th south by the laadt of t-iisabetk
Rathbon. u on wMch k-t there It iltualcd a two awry
bout. .'. within legal kourt.
J. K. CDMlTXI-OS. FheCff. J
mlt By a. U. Caaraaix, Dp. fsbertl. .
CARrr.STYR AXD SCILntVrtv-Krtf JJrr,ao-l
too riiweaa of Xaabvtn, thai he it a sorat4 too
ooroer r CbttreH and Saosraer airvou, oppst ta St.
Cioud Huil, ob.r ho tt rryre J to eiet ait ki wda of
Crreo W ant J vitr'i Wor. oor, tri and stUod,
rUa r U',Micf Cea, I tfco Paa, F.tt-og ap otorot,
Jooatigan aparicg,A , piBijtiy aitanded to.
KANS0:ai. EaiEN h M. M BiliEf., ja,:
N AS STILLS, T5SI3tI2.
CSoe, Ka. 47 Htbdol' CO wry a, Cmjs BaUdiaf,
iseatorly oroepieo by Id. twlog.
IB AYK taka la eo-eariuer-hv t M. B; :, ta
1st r-ac-i-se of Law ia tl it. Cirt u ivhI o eoaa
ty o or kt'k a g -nrtttr be Kaa I ia 'bs o3ico.
Pmsvt and errcii alter'.: in aitsje ft" lo tccortag
anl ei srijng jl eiaiaia. (M mej a-.ajft ready wheat oa
I bavt bee eoeetaBtty aad rr'J'ar'y eigtf! 'a aty
Sewttoa, ' t-". Hwutiia fn r'.tf tSsliit twrnty years,
and w I' coat cos to a-eod to tee-Jr-ng and Oi !A!of ail
rits tabavtedto kiy ear la Iks wAaUaa tf I'aaooo,
1'rKak, h.to, FaOVeat, OeorWa. Pitiatdl aad Jaesaoa.
I k a geaenal asotoiJioo o.t tho aaorakaoaS aa4
buKB na ia ihsw tt's.
Ir V wehatiU al Nhtit, aa i of W 4aoa, a(fl
Sad tt to tawir latrroat to oolar with mm ia rwiotio tAav
I roroe to any aa! al porson wiw ka nw, lor aty
abll.lyad prwayla tcatMatlO
aarra!I-lv V-0S U. Utt.
OiO XUOW A BT).
JOr a ta a haw ate .r aherr. M bar a4 IS
J fetad ' Ir ata-krS X." At", 4 aoa
. -I '-s.sae-v. " A "' (alelTftimrt
fckv)t at Ca." Slf rniriie t&at Will htadlota
rcjrv of itealsiv wiu uiio ao lieeewar
oa ,:.--wiU M- U UARkVisC-v,
-if tUtoJOkoaA tnl
Ca iZAmAim tti.3 )t rt-eos
. ... i:iap EAl-r.
Tom Hoore'slife Complete
W. Ts Eerry & Cciupany
JTA T JCST RECEIVED
MEMOIRS, JOURNAL AND CORRESPONDENCE -T
110 M A S 31 O ORE;
EDiTrr. inr ird john rcsell.
S vo'a. royal S vo.,eloth.
Oj-icions c i lie Prria. - -"'Who
hstrjet heard tf Tom Mcore, tke Iris Pt ? T '
alt who kave eve r read 1 1 I opahsr SIeVd, this work
will pmv exceedingly Interesting, especially tl aatotrog
raphy of th Poet, from his earliest rvwwUectlons f man
hood. W heartily reconiinend ." Jf. T. Courier.
"Throat Moore Is tbe last ef the great peets that flour
ished ia the btgirnirg ef tk cectary. A blogrvphy,
ably written trust be eeger'y totght fr. Tk pabli
are g eat y Indebted to the Keaur. Aawleloa t th cheaa
and elejrant manner ia which thev kave tout H." X T.
. This work baa been maeh lookeJ tor wl;i Lutervst by
th admirers of the sweetest bard of modern tines. Thw
nw work bas not dlsarpoln ed w. Tke srjarkliDa vivacity
of Moore's letters wj; recommead 'kens a mdfs ot atyl
to tbcai ' who a'm at emit tr.ee ia tpiste'ary sorreapend
snc." M7y Se'jiUer. . .
T E vry on who ha the leant Us! for sTewaat Htevatur
will at one procure a copy of ta work." Charleston,
H It seems to as that Lord Joha sVtseetl baa prepared a
very creditable work indeed. He evidently entered upon
it eonamore, and ha, w thir k, pursued It I tke end with
fidelity, enthusiasm and tnartej."Jtriti-h Cbliyniti.
The work has two great attractions na oath taMect
-th other th ed'tor. Bat one cannvtlock Into It without
teemlcg that ft answered the highest expectation that
coord b legit Iroate'y formed of it. The work will, el course,
be a gem in the literatar of the day." A&any Arput.
" That is edited with ability, tbwaa-na nam of England's
frat statesman j a fuaraty." y. T.Chvrebman.
" Moore's Life, by RjssjeP, peeentj a str'kinf picture 0f
English fife, och a earn wifin th obvemtioa and ex
perieuce of tht poet,"- Sim Item ChrWian At treats.
" We seen th miautiat, facet:?, et cetera, f en, of th
meet versatile, voiupluous aad meter! eons bards whoever t
tang. Ilia Intimacies with all the geniuses of th day,
whether they were poet, artist. r statesmen, and th
naivete with which he honestly rattles away, about every
thing In M own literary life, r hi social either, io which
tatter wecaa but he amused at his boa vivant propwnsfties,
have In hi style of narrating them much morof a ehann
torus than we generally find In the private life cf men ef
genius, even where the euratn Is at dexterously drawn aaid
aa w find it here. Saturday Bud git.
TV T. It. tc C.n. hav alv on le
THft I6Lln RDITION fP MOORE'S LITE JINI
CORRESPONDENCE, in S vols. 1) mo., doth.
Napoleon at St. Helena.
IV. T. JJERUY K CO. have jast recslvetl
17AP0LI0N AT ST. HEIE5A; or, itteresllaf Aaes
dotes and remaaksble CoBversatkN sef th Fmpeter dur
ng the Sire and a Half Years of bis Captivity. Collected
worn the Memorials of Laa Casas, O'Meara, Montholaon,
Antommacchi, and ethers. By Aoha C. AbbotU Vith II
lustrations. 1 voL, 8vo , cloth.
Extract frota th Pre Use J
Thegenin of Sapolren is astounding. Allbrarehes ef
human Knowledee seemed alike fan il r t hi. gigantio
mind. Hitieuver.ation- at St. Helesa, .ratt red tt roarh
th sum-fin aod volunvnrua rrrae'lsls ef these !
gleaned them, are irplete wi.'atessrttlLterrst.
There I-ao mind ahichwitl set be invigorated by famili
arity wiihthoe prmei ad tl oupl , j rcuttl itb to
much glow ofheliag and energy i djclioa.
T. T. BERRY A CO. bar ahtc n ta'e
MEMOIRS OF THE IITF, AI?D C057EBSA
TI058 F TEE IMPiECR KAI0II05- ByCouat
DeLasCaaa. . With Portrait and otter Illustration-. 4
IfAPOLEOX'S CAMPAIGNS IN IGTPT A3D
SYSIA, 1703-1799, dictated by the ftcrerer atSt. He
lena, and published by (ivteral Uertram'. vola., 9v.
WithanAtla- ofH Plate afthc Plan of Battle. Paris,
K05THCLC5-S EISTOKT OF TBECAFTI'vITT
OP NAPOLEON AT ST- HELE5A. 4 vol... ha f calf
NAPOLEOS'S COSEIBESTAL C0BBESPC5-
dtnes with, bis Brother Joseph, t ala.lm.
LAST DATS OF NAPCLEON. Memoin of tho Las
Two Tears .1 Napo'eon's Ksile. By Dr. F. Antommacchi,
forming a Sequel to the Journals of :r O'Meara aid Cutis t
Las Cass. 8vo.
MEMOIBS OF THE INVASION OF TBANCE by
the Allied Armies, and of th Last Ma Months of th tteiia
of Napoleon, including Ms Abdication. Written by com
mand o'th Empercr. By Baron Fain, Brst Secretary of
theCabinet. 1 vol, 8ve. Wuha Map of th Campaign p.
ABBOTT'S LIFE OF NAPOLEON. Jvola.
NAPOLEON IN EXILE. By O'Meara.
NAPOLEON AT ST. HELENA, from th Letter.
and Journals cf Sir Hudson Lowe)
MIJdOIES OF NAPOLEON. By th Duches D'Abraa-
tes. livot.. 'With Portraits.
HAZLIITTS LITE OF NAPOLEON.
NAPOLEON'S KEK0IS5: Evenlnga wlta Prioe
Cambs ceres, Fecond Consul. By Bafoa langon.
NAPCIEOX'S EXPEDITION TO XXTSSIA. By
THE NAPOLEON DTNASTT. By th Berkley Men.
With JO Portra-ts.
NAPOLEON AND HIS HASSHALS. By H.adiey.
NAPOLFON'S OLD GITEA3- By ndiy.
NAPIEE'S PENINSULAS, WAX.
ALISON'S HISTORY OF EUS0P2- with aa Atlas
of lb. Plans of Bst'.hs.
TEIEBS EISTOST 07 TSE FXENCH EEVOLTJ
TION. evol..with Portral'.t. febtl
fN eomrt'ancs with a deeiee af the thanrwry Court al
Ni-hvilii-, at th. N'-rv-mher Term, It 6. ia the ease of
Albert Drryfov tt al by sc., tm ftrt. I sba 1, an ihe 4th
dav of April next, ti-mie f'r pub'ie aaJe, to tbe hiahett
bidder, at the t'ourt yard Hate, in said city, th following
deterihed lot or parcet ef Lnt. lying on tho North side ef
Lira branch, being .art of Lot 31 In Pakh A Whiteside's
A-li.itrn to Na.bvil'e, and bnaadsd atfiilow.: Commene
in at A. L. Samuels' picket fence and running to U? laid
d. k branch, and thence running with th meander ef said
btaneh doan th tame to a point hilf-way between Chary
aad College atreet', these en a line half-way between a:d
streeu (aad la a parallel hn wlh 'beta both) to po at
at rist angle wuh the beginning;, theae la a straight tin
ta th beginning. Thr- it on or me-r tenement ea t'd
property, a eor para:ar oVorriptioa of which will bo
given n th day of sal.
Tan..-On and l year, with w! aeenredana
a lien rvtalned. (ebi.V-tt C. D. BR1EN, C. A M.
CH AS CI2T SALE-
BY virtwoof a deereeef theCbaaeery Cart, at Wash viP.
ai tt May term, I si 4, ia th. cat f Jaa Wuiiamtet
lava, earak a. Jor.Ua et als, I will, oa Ihe tin davaf
Waixa n. at, at th Court-yard 6ate, In said city, eipvw
fur pibietale, to tbo ktgbest bidder, a Lotiafaxall
whitetide'a A'iditioo, described ae Isnlons: Beginning t
th. eosner af Vis and Craa And atrvtu, tftcaco atoog Vino
creel S3 feet to Una!: art's rtrcer, thence with Lockkart'S
Nee owe baadreo feel tea state, Irene by a lino thrcagb
a lo 19 fret n a ttat. a Cra.ford street, there wit
Wial.n o( Craw fold tret on kuadrtd U.t t lb btg n
aing. laxattL f aM p.ayefiy wtl .td ea a eredil f tla.nlr
and twelve aiootks.b. Us w. B strwrea sb4 lien retaiwoa.
lebll id C. D. BR1IN, C A at.
BYvwt .fa deet.eef Iho Chaneorv Caort, at ftb
vit'e, atita Nve ber t. r w. In,-, in Ik. ea. af Bar.
tba M. Vtyatt ft WiebUaa Kaigrt aad ether, I will, oa tbo
tvadayof Harrk iixt, al tbe Co'! laid aiato, ta sold
eity, (arose fir pvblie taie.to tbe arches bid ttr, arrnot of
Land, tituatr I in Cteallxsa raon'y.baHraaiag ta ibstato .
of Pinter Wiatt. dre d, aoa.a-uuig luov kaaired aa4
thirty arrea. more or Was.
Trans - Fnarandais muuU. credit, aotea wall tawnrad
and a -leareieiiitJ. U. D.
frtt Ckark aadMaaUC
SALE OF T ALU ABLE TSOPEETT.
I oeasphaae with sn rdr f tt HrorafcI Clrenlt
Cowrt al kts-rttoo Cotwty, mad at It Fabraary Term,
Isil, ba tbocaa ol K. Payso't kelr., by their gaardan,
ao. A. Fay no, la tU Ho .od to. I wiB cff.r w aalo,
AIOSDAY. li Sth ay VH t,g Cwanly
t oar I Say J ra tk town ol frrloaSeid, B.aartsoa) Scanty,
leaaaeae. aa a woiS of , two ano threo start, that
v lav.ra Hooae, larg and favortWy known asak
riNSjfiLl1tl I La iaaiiaaur .a lb BorU
rati tTer af .b Pub.. f oar,fruauna ! aw ktaia
and YTSea May atr., tal l aevsa.) Th Uoaat wa
neat aod sakatasi al li tl iteue, weil uiid to Ido'ory,
S4 mtghiavnted at a besiatM he as rprtva'. rsince;
contaia. thvarea voo, otHar, A. o tka U-l ar. aj
a i naa r y Mt-baitisga. law-ltoavo. b4a , aasauat, As,
rasd avepawiy wu So aoa4 oa a eea.lf v, two and thro
ytur; a ilk taloeaal Voat aio. Two goad Movtrnie will
ko rocajsods tk psarefcaesr, aad a ben retained aa Us
arapert oatd pa a lor. lash 4e eoaisof ala ta advanoa.
on AA 1.1 Jitw . H!'TMiMt..
rW I HDMrJTYAD CP M ATTHIW S tL0, .
This watt la asaa..'i-uy t..ua!4 aa thw X. A C. .
lailroad, It aiW fVaot ."i;ie, and it kaown to no to
ey beat lead la aU'br&d eaoaiy. aCO acra oasiasr a
K M leaco aal mM.it tbo Saassao
tt i.i-:ir4. JtJ r t. t-rst root laruega la anura
iraat atfaediOg a a au a taooo "I ar thsdryeat tit I no,
Thar at ae a stater prptai -na, waiavk aaako
it a very aWsiraU . fU'l Faa. lo a,i fca lick oooaga Sa
apral tar larwit.aaJ i. - aJapUd to tttM frowvlAwl oousmnj
Wcoa, go o am. '
Ttitik:.iMii't cvaeUt ai freDwai!lrg with, at vea
mesa, alt out-buei i90it'.t, giu, bara, aMUa, ta.
Tt aabvnba wil t ta . sji law wottt, and will
tab S-katoort ia the;Jis lb pieautoay Ohowagaas.
atroio pu.ru.aa. Tr ea.yj aii.at.u a givoa imaa
wM fviivtf 0 L. NtLAti.1l.
COTTOIT COED. . i'
. yj aerseae af Witt ef flock dunr j the ! Certain th.
I a--e i tita W mach'nery, by ire, at a cf our prta-i-i
("eticn Fartoitet, Urf amy eu tontk Cotun-Cor4
.t mavta to tupp.'v th a'drrt ahuk I rroeiv hV OiO,
rik.. t di'Bg ta bt laaa to H'i "i vua?ra
to ig a F't ol t orders aa iae c:m,inum;aJ pub
atk tkiby oaf al tiaaAMa lo .':.-- oho kv sataraw
on thai r 0 vi era. BARKKTT, r
....... W4-Wirv aad C -' rlr.