are to be commenced forthwith,
that there will be a sale
^ilwa lots early in the fall. The
ssioners congratulated the public
found a Sp0t Wel1
buying stone though they could
^ffl whether it was granite, marble,
limestone. Indeed Lyell
told which, for it
plf could not have
neither. From their de
,-m published of it, for I have not
that it was steatite.
2icc confirmed in this opinion from
shown a piece of that stone
!,T'pes Moines river. It will not thcrer
^!be so good for building as it was sup
probably will not be used for
public edifices, though it will be valu-
:'ieretwas incorrect, not being
inscription of any stone, and my conjec
f. may therefore be no better than the
fc are indebted to the Clerk of the
rHERO, foliate paper.
jUl men desire happiness and a con
of that happiness during their
.hole existence. Whatever they do is
done in pursuit of happiness. When a
matt does that which is not the most cori
happiness that his circumstance
allows* be errs in judgment, or acts the
part of a madman. Therefore when a
asa iiphts a duel, he does the best for
Hsoffn happiness, errs in judgment, or
i the part of a madman. If there be
jo God, and no future state of exiatenee
be right. If there be a God who
is pleased with such conduct the duellist
las done well. But if there be no God
displeased with it, and that God
bethe just Ruler of the universe, every
Ban who engages in a duel will find it to
jijg own disadvantage. If the Christian
idigion be true, duellists incur the dis
pleasure of God. He that falls dead in
adael roust bear that displeasure hereaf
ter and live survivor must repent, and
fish the deed undone or follow his an
tagonist to a region of sorrow. If this
sot true all who profess Christianity
are knaves or fools and every Bible
ought to be committed to the flames.
Men may boast of their courage as
they please: but a wise man will not rush
into combat with a full convictien that he
must yield to his antagonist. If the com
of an army should do so, he
would deserve to be branded with infamy.
How then can a man be thought wise who
lis his hand in opposition to Almighty
GoJ. Happiness is all we desire and
our boasted courage deprive us of hap
piness and sink us in misery, away with
fich courage forever. As sure as the
Bible is the word of God every duellist
rill, either in time or eternity repent of|
lis conduct: and ho has no just claim to
ifason who does that which he is sure to
Fish undone. ^'s
But some profess not to believe the Bi
He. Such men ought never to use it in
swearing or administering an oath. If
they have the honor wjhich is necessary
to act the part of officers, that honor
should induce them to reject a book they
do not believe. And if they cannot fill
those offices without being sworn by this
old book they ought nobly to decline.
Should they enter into office by affirma
tion without the Bible, if a just and holy
God be not acknowledged, such affir
mation is senseless and ridiculous, if not
hypocritical. And if a just and holy God
he but acknowledged, all the sad conse
quences I have
mentioned may be ex-
see men whose passions are flaming with
all the fury of demons, and even blasphe
ming God, thus in a moment plunge into
eternity. What must be the character of
,e,-^mighty if he will instantly receive
their souls into his favor and admit them
He who has been killed in a duel is in
estate of happiness, or of misery, or of
feasibility. Let the survivor think
ich of the three is most probably true,
hen a man has no family or friends
family depending on him for
pport is inexcusable. His bosom friend
gave him her hand with the tender
ful ^on ^as
right to the most grate-
0 he can raake 80
Mm with life. If he have chil-
bind him to sup-
hem in the best manner he is able.
wij3 filling to risk making his wife
l* P.ay to pine in want, and
ye® fiends, to drag out a misera
ifurrnw ??e' ti\l life is worn away with
to be brought in
JtrantrJ 7en' anl cruelly beaten by
^ave pleasure of
has perhaps, in-
something that offended
ould hc be
successful it will
the eyes of the world:
hinlT, ?erson wiU think better of
ka« had fallen. At the most he
Pr(?ven that he knows how to
4e baa .lnstruments of death, \T
know. The man
tftlitan f°r this brutish pleasure
sorrow and misery OBI the inno-
Jhokinff the river and town) cent wife and children of his antagonist
IflW .1 i ia nP ilin mAof 1
in the act
^®the place was named
,-ided for establishing the seat
is capable of the most consummate wick
edness,, Whatever false reports may
have been raised against him, nothing
worse can be said than what he has pro
ven to be true. There may indeed be
crimes he would not commit but a man
often scorns to commit the crimes of
which other men are guilty, and yet com
mits other crimes which they hold in
equal abhorrence and sometimes really
worse, than those he condemns.
When it is not necessary as a means of
defence, nothing can justify us in coolly
wishing to take a man's life, unless we
are fully convinced that he is so far des
titute of good principle as not to deserve
a place among the living: and then the
civil law must be deficient if it does not
condemn him to death. But surely duel
lists will not always say that the law
ought to have been so made as to punish
their antagonists with death.
When a man does not deserve to, die it
is a shocking crime to kill him. And
when one does deserve to die, it is mad
ness for the injured person to risk his
own life against that of the injurer which
may only add injury to injury on the part
of the innocent. Were a man convicted
of a capital crime by the law of the land,
and ^ome friend to the public would offer
to risk his life against the criminal, who
would be pleased at the combat? But is
it not often the case that a man attempts
to kill one whom he acknowledges to be
in his. general character a gentleman of
honor, because he happens to commit
one error? In such case the assaulted
may defend himself. Should a difference
take place between another person and
me, if I can believe I am wrong I ought
to acknowledge it, and as far as the cir
cumstances permit to make amends for
the injury. It may be thought a mark of
meanness humbly to confess a wrong, and
try to make reparation. I grant it. But
wherein does the meanness consist? Sure
ly in the wrong that is done, and not in
making reparation. And if we would
have the least meanness possible attached
to our character the only way is to wrong
others no more, and give all satisfaction
for what we have done. And the man
to whom due acknowledgement is made
must possess a brutal feeling if he still
insist on taking revenge. But if I do not
believe I am in the wrong, and the man
with whom I have a difference makes no
acknowledgement I should still remem
ber that he may not see his error as I do.
Who knows that we may not sincerely
and honestly differ in opinion? Every
man of generous feelings would rather let
a guilty person escapc than to punish an
innocent one. And let the case be as it
will, to take his life cannot repair the in
jury he has done. In all cases we have
a right to forgive injuries unless some
person have a right to forbid it and such
a case I believe cannot be found. The
law which requires us to resent all inju
ries is a barbarism, unfounded in the will
of God or in the conduct of the most hon
orable characters that ever have lived.
Shall God forgive unnumbered crimes
and shall we who are guilty of ten thous
and ourselves refuse to forgive one in a
fellow sinner? Surely it would be more
noble to follow the example of Heaven.
Some will probably plead that duelling
is'fashionable among those who are con
sidered gentlemen of honor and conse
quently to decline a combat would in
many instances disgrace a man in the
eyes of the world. Many see the evil of
the practice, confess it to be in itself
wrong, that it has no just foundation in
nature but they are so pitifjlly afraid that
others will think slightly of them that
they will comply. Thus they become
the dupe3 of fashion and while they are
fighting for the name of HERO, they prove
themselves fearful in the lowest degree.
Let a mathematical question be proposed
to a man who knows how to answer it
correctly if he should be in company
with a hundred ignorant persons who
agree to give an erroneous answer, will
pected to follow the practice of duelling, he give up the known truth, and acknowl
If men be tired of life and wish to leave edge them right? If you should happen
ihe world reason seems to say they ought! with a company of drunkards who burn
as much as possible to have their minds their clothes would it be wise in you to
imposed to peace. How shocking to follow the example? A man of a truly
noble spirit, when he knows what will
be most conducive to happiness, and that
which will receive the approbation of
if he be willing
nsk the consequence of Tushing into
God and alljntelligent beings when view
ed in the glorious light of eternity, will
pursue that course though all the world
should now consider him a fool. If he is
right the day will come when all the
world should now consider him a fool.
If he is right the day will come when all
shall confess the superiority of his judge
When once a cause is universally ac
knowledged to be good, he that first en-
right toj gaged in it may expect the greater ap-
wplain. Suppose this true the man} probation: and he that was slowest in fol
lowing the good example may expect the
least applause. Therefore when we see
the impropriety of a practice we should
do every thing to discourage it and if we
prove successful we shall be the benefac
tors of mankind if unsuccessful we shall
at last appear in all such cases to have
been among the wisest of men.
«UJ9 I1UC) lilt llidlij
A. FKIEND TO MORALITY.
OTJTRAGES AMONG THE CHER
OKEE INDIANS NEAR FORT
Murder of John Ridge, his Father, &c.
The Natchez Courier of the second
says:—"By a letter received in this city
yesterday, from one of our citizens at
Fort Gibson, Arkansas, we are informed
that about a week since the celebrated
chief John Ridge and his father, two of
the most prominent persons in the nation,
were most brutally and savagely murder
ed, and that John .Ross, the leader of the
opposition party has, in consequence
thereof, been compelled to take up his
quarters at Fort Gibson for personal se
From the same soiwceVe also lezgrn
that a Mr. Wright and four children were
inhumanly murdered, about the 26th
June, near Cave Hill, Washington Coun
ty, Ark., for money, as it was supposed.
It was generally believed at Fort Gibson,
that the perpetrators of this act have been
pursued and taken with many others of
notorious character, and that the law will
be disdensed with, and they be disposed
of very summarily by judge Lynch.
The Natchez Free Trader thus states
the. same report: "The steam boat John
Jay arrived yesterday from Fort Gibson,
Little Rock, &c. having left the former
place on Tuesday last. There was some
disturbance among the Indians, arising
from dissatisfaction in regard to the trea
ties made by their government. Major
Riggs, his son, and Boudenot, were kill
ed by one of the three parties into which
they have divided. Ross was at the head
of about 1000 men. He was offered ad
mittance into the fort by Gen, Arbuckle,
but deciined unless his whole party were
included, which was refused."
VISIT OF THE PRESIDENT VIIB NEW
YORK.—The Journal of Commerce of the
3d gives the following account of it:—
"The President of the United States
arrived in this city between 12 and 1 o'
clock, and met with a very flattering re
ception. The order of proceedings, cor
responded with the programma, publish
ed in our last. On passing from Jersey
City to the Battery, he was saluted by
the Forts, and by the U. S. ship N. Car
olina, and other vessels. On landing, he
was saluted from the Battery. We had
not the honor of being at Castle Garden
while the addresses and congratulations
were going on, but we dare say they were
appropriate and cordial. The Garden ap
peared to be crowded with ladies and gen
tlemen. In the mean time several thou
sand persons were collected on the Batte
ry, in addition to the military, who were
out in great numbers, including the first
division of artillery, under Major General
Stanford, and a division ol infantry under
Major General Floyd. They appeared
After being reviewed by the President
on the Battery they escorted him up
Broadway to the City Hall, where he
was received by the Common Council
without distinction of party. The pro
cession was very long, and sufficiently
splendid for a republican country. Com
pany after company, we know not how
many, each varying from the rest in its
style of uniform, followed in long success
ion, till it seemed as if the last would ne
At length, however, at the very heel of
the military procession, appeared Mr Van
Buren, on horseback, with his bald head
uncovered, accompanied by the Mayor
and other distinguished citizens.
A civic procession followed in the rear.
When the President reached the vicinity
of Tammany Hall, (which as well as all
other buildings in the vicinity were crowd
ed with spectators,) a general and hearty
cheering rent the air, which he acknowl
edged by sundry acts of obeisance to the
Altogether the affair went off in excel
lent style, and we are sure he must have
been more than satisfied with his recep
tion. It was such a reception as was due
S .« Ann nnn
to the Chief Magistrate of 16,000,000 of
people. And we are happy to say, that
although the programme appears to have
contemplated little else than a party cele
bration, it was not such in fact. The po
litical opponents of the President were
disposed to pay him respect on account
of his station, if for no other reason.
The following Candidates have been an
For Representatives of Des Moines Co.
J. C. HAWKINS,
L. N. ENGLISH,
GEO. II. BEELER,
JAMES M. MORGAN,
JNO. B. NEWHALL,
SIMPSON S. WHITE,
WM. R. ROSS.
WM. T. HUTCHINSON
RICHARD M. PORTER
Col. LEVI THORNTON
WM. L. TOOLE,
J. D. DRAKE
D. W. KILBOURN
County Commissioner of Des Moines Co.
GEO. W. HIGHT.
JOHN C. SLEETH.
For County Surveyor,
We are requested to say that the present
County Treasurer, THORNTON BAYLESS,
is again a Candidate for that office.
MR. EDWARDS—Permit me to' recom
mend to the citizens of Henry and Jeffer
son counties, Mr. JOSEPH JEFFERS,
an intelligent and industrious mechanic,
tas a suitable person to be supported for
he office of representative in the next
Territorial Legislature. SYDNEY.
NOTICE.—There will be a two days meet
ing at the M. E. Church in town, commencing
on Saturday next. The Rev. Mr. Window—
Methodist clergyman from Qaincyr-^will bo
the occwfoa. It
FOR THE IOWA PATRIOT.
Heraan P. Graves, Bentonsport Van Buren
Co., I. T.
S. Slianklin, Mount Pleasant, I. T.
Isaac Beeler, Howard's Settlement, Lee Co.
John J. Smith, Esq., Henry Co.
Hawkins Taylor Esq., Westpoint, Lee Co.
Robert Lecper, Denmark, Lee Co.
William Barrows, Rockingham, I. T.
J- C. R. Mitchell, Esq., Davenport, I. T.
Fry B. Hazeltino, Esq., Keosauqua, Co. I. T.
E. D. H. Swazy, Esq. Farmington, I. T.
Henry Eno, Esq. and Dr. Walker of Fort
Howiand & Brady, Bloomington I. T.
Jas. M. Clark, Wapello, I. T.
Charles Coffin, Meredosia, 111.
Joel Catlin, Esq. Augusta, Hancock Co., 111.
D. McNiel, P. M. Monmouth, 111.
J. D. Holmes, Quincy 111.
D. B. Ayers, Jacksonville, 111., Morgan Co.
Wm. H. Brown, Esq., Chicago, 111.
Hart Fellows, Esq. Rushville, 111.
Col. Bailejr, Macomb, 111.
George Holton, Alton, 111.
Dr. Joseph Wilkinson, Warsaw, 111.
WHOLESALE PRICES CURRENT.
REVISED AND CORRECTED WEEKLY BY MESSRS
BKIDGM1N AND PARTRIDGE.
THURSDAY, July 25,1839.
Business rather dull—river falling-^nonebut
the smallest boats coming over the rapids—
market well supplied.
BACON—Ilog round from 8 to 9, limited de
BF.ANS—None in market.
BUTTER—12£ cts, good demand
good supply on hand.
Mould 16, Dipt 14c, a
35c sales, in demand
Green 15^ a 16, Rio 15| a
16, Java 17 a 18, good stock.
per M. 18,00 a 20,00, Prin
cipe 20 a 25.
FISH—Cod 8,00, no Mackerel or Hgrring in
FLOUR—Ohio and St. Louis, Superfine 8,50
IllinoisT a 8,00
FRUIT—None in market of any kind.
PELTIIES—Deer Skins long gray 20c
Red and Blue 30, do. shaved
Malaga 75c, Tcneriffe 1,00 a
1,50, Madeira 1,50a 2,50, Old Port 2,00 a 2,25,
Port 1,00 a 1,50, Sherry 2,00 a 3,00, Chain
paigne $12 a $15
French 50 a 5
a 25, English 25 a
WILLIAM H. STARR,
Beaver 2,50 a
Muskrat 10c, Raccoon 30 a 37£.
GRAIN—Corn 31 a 37 A, Wheat 87A a 1,00
Oats 31 a 37£.
IRON—Bar 8 a 9, Round 10 a 12, Hoop 10 a 12
Plough Wings 10 a 12, Castings 6.
sale, 8 a 9.
Pig 5 a 5£, Bar 7 a 8.
MOLASSES—63c, in demand.
OIL—Sperm winter strained 1,37£ a 1,50,
Summer strained 1,25 a 1,31, Tanners Oil $'22
a $25, Linseed 1,37^ a 1,50.
SALT—Kcnhiwa 1,00, G. A. Sack 5,50, L.
B. $6 a $6,50, there is a scarcity in our market
of Ground Allum Sail,
SUGAR—Good Sugar* have a tendency up
wards, we quote N. O. 10 a 11, Loaf 22
SOAP—Eastern No. 1. 8 a 9, country made
6 a 8c.
TOBACCO—Manufactured Missouri and Ken
tucKy 15 a 20, Virginia 45 a 50.
TEAS—Yourg Hyson 65 a 68, G. P. and Im
perial 87-£ a 90.
TAR—bbl 6,00 a 7,00.
9,00, 12 16 12,00, 12 18 13,00.
BURLINGTON DRUG STORE
HE entire Stock of Drugs and Mcdicincs,
Paints, Oils, &c. kept by William S. Ed
gar, ^nd comprising every thing usually kept
in such an Establishment, together with the
appurtcnancesi, lease, §-c. is now offered for
sale on the most reasonable terms. To any
person with a small capital, at home or abroad
an excellent opportunity is now afforded for a
thriving business. Enquire of Wm. S. Edgar
or of the subscriber, his Assignee.
WILLIAM H. STARR.
Attorney and Counsellor at Law and
Solicitor in Chancery.
BURLINGTON, I. T.
jp1* Office in the Middle Brick Building on
Water Street, over Moore's Store.
hereby given, that on the 3rd day of July
letters of Administration of all and
singular the goods and chattels of WILLIAM
J. HENDERSON, late of said County, deceas
ed, were obtained from the Judge of Probate of
Henry county, by the undersigned. All per
sons indebted to said Estate are hereby request
ed to make immediate payment, and persons
having claims against said Estate are request
ed to prcoent them duly authenticated for set
tlement. JOHN KEPHART,
July 25-Gt, Administrator.
FARMERS LOOK AT THIS.
WHEAT FANNING MILLS.
subscriber would respectfully inform
the farmers of Iowa that he has Located
himself in New London in the above business
where he is now constructing Wheat Fanning
Mills, on the latest New York and Pennsylva
nia improved plans. They will be decidedly
the best article ever offered for sale in the Ter
ritory, and not inferior to Mills manufactured
in any part of the United States.
A Sample of his Mills may be seen at Da
vid and Kitchen's or Bridgman and Partridge's
Burlington City, or at his shop, in New London.
New London july 25 l839-5t
ROOM, suitable for an office, pleasantly
situated over the Store of the Subscriber.
july 25 1339.
CHARLES J. STARR.
Y virtue of an execution to me directed
from the Clerk's Office of the district court
of the County of Muscatine, Iowa Territory, is
sued upon & judgement rendered at the June
term 1839, against James Chambers and Mar
tin Sutherland, in favor of Joseph Henderson,
I have this 24th day of June 1839, at the coun
ty aforesaid levied upon the following real es
tate as th3 property of James Chambers, to
wit:—the West half of the South West fraction
al quarter of Section thirty, (30) in Township
seventy-seven north range one East of the fifth
principal meridian containing seventy-one
acres and f5x|hundredths of an acre more or less.,
and will e:tpose the same to sale to the highest
bidder, on the 5th day of, September, A. D.
1839, at the Court House door in the town of
JAMES DAVIS, Sheriff-MvlCo.
Xul£ J8,! 1839.
W. HENRY STARR,
Attorney and Counsellor at Law, and
Solicitor in Chancery,
BURLINGTON, I. T.
Law Partnership, heretofore existing
in place under the style of Rorer &.
Starr was dissolved on the 11th inst. by mutual
consent. All business in which the undersign
ed hare been employed as partners, will con
tinue to receive their joint attention.
W. HENRY STARR.
Burlington, I. T. July 18,1839.
A W N O I E
Attorney and Counsellor at Law*
IIURL1NGTON. I. T.
attend the Supreme Court of the
Territory and the District Courts of the
counties of Lee, Van Buren, Henry, Louisa,
Muscatine, Scott and Des Moines, and to the de
fence of criminal cases in any part of the Ter
Office east side of Main Street, three doors
south of his Dwelling.
rpHE undersigned respectfully informs the
JL citizens of Burlington and Planters of
Des Moines and the adjoining counties, that he
has at his store on Front Street, opposite
the upper landing, a good assortment of
JPffiSESHFS ^TS) ©©SEEESMI®®,
Also a general assorment of
GROCERIES AND PROVISIONS
of the first quality, which he offers cheap
Cash or Produce at cash prices.
Burlington, July 4. LUKE PALMER.
rjMWO Barrels first rate Sassafras. Bark, dry
I and in good order
For sale by
Bed Cords 3,00 a 5,00,
Grass 4,00 a 6,00, Coil Manilla 18 a 20, limit
DOMESTICS—We quote for $ 10 a 12,4-4 13 a
15, in demand.
taken from the root.
wanted to the PrintiEg business. Enquire
the Patriot office.
QUINTEL'S ITCH OINTMENT,
For the cure of Scabk's or Itch and all
diseases of the skin.
medicine has long been celebrated for
the cure of Tetter, Ringworm, £c. £c.
always with certainty. For the Itch (or Illi
nois Mange as some call it,) it will be found
an effectual remedy. Each box has .a paper
of directions on which will be written the!
name of the proprietor.
DR. SAND'S VEGETABLE TONIC PILLS,
An effectual remedy for FEVFR & AGUE.
they operate mildly upon the bowels,
the aid of other medicines, there-!
by removing the exciting cause of disease and
without producing' the least sickness at the
any other medicine of the kind yet offered to
For sale at the Drug Store of Robertson Sf
Armstrong, sole agents for the proprietor.
CURE £OR PILES OR HEMORRHOIDS.
A NliVER FAILING REMEDY.
universal efficacy without having experienced
it themselves:. Such are its soothing and heal
ing properties that those afflicted with the Piles
have but to try it and they will know for
Of the certain efficacy of the remedy could
be exhibited, but the proprietor deems it unne
cessary. None are genuine without a yellow
wrapper rouod the box and the directions sign
ed by the proprietor.
Sold Wholesale and Retail by Robertson «?,
Armstrong in Burlington who are my sole
agents for Indiana, Illinois, Missouri, Iowa
and Wisconsin Territories.
persons are hereby cautioned not to
bargain for or purchase any lot or lots in
the town of Farmington, and county of
Van Buren, of Henry Bateman or any part of
of a certain claim situated east and adjoining
the said town of Farmington, which the said
Henry Bateman purchased of William Brat
tain sen'r., as a writ of injunction has been is
sued upon the petition of Joseph T. Holmes,
enjoinirigand commanding the said Bateman not
to make sale of any part of said premises until
the further order of the court thereon, and the
title of such purchasers would therefore be
void. WILLIAM H. STARR,
July 4,1839. Plaintiff's Solicitor.
TiRIDGMAN & PARTRIDGE.
just received from Cincinnati per
S. B. Burlington, for sale on commis
100 bbls Superfiine Ohio Flour,
1 case super super Ohio Jeans,
5 bb's first quality Cider Vinegar, also just
18 German Silver Castors, a prime article,
for sale low. June 18.
DRUG & CHEMICAL
admirable predion, tl,c happy re. ©So So £2o
suit of much research, the proprietor with! 13 ESPECTFULLY tenders his services to
confidcncc, offers to the public as a certain cure,' XV the citizens of Burlington and vicinity,
he has used i", long in private practice and since! Office in the room hack of the Drug Store of
he has ollered it to the public aea remedy, its! Bobertson & Armstrong. Residence in the
reputation is such that no one would credit its' same building.
Mcdicincs, Paints, Oils and Dye
Stuffs, Window Glass, Glass Ware, Sur
gical Instruments and Patent Medicines, just
50 oz. Sulph. Quinine, best quality, also
50 oz. Carpenter's ext. of Bark, Peruvian
Bark and various other Ague and Fever
30 lbs Cream Tartar,
30 Alexandria Sepna,
200 Epsom Salts,
1 bbl Copal Varnish,
30 lbs Sup. Carb. Soda,
30 Tartaric Acid,
6 Gross Vials assorted,
2 Doz. Lemon Syrup, superior,
5 Thousand Principe Cigars,
50 lbs Gum Camphor,
100" Superior Glue,
50 Kegs White Lead,
at St. Louis prices, for cash. A liberal share
of public patronage is respectfully solicited.
Store in a two story Brick House, ne^r the
Wisconsin Hotel, Burlington, I. T.
J. D. LEARNED,
Counsellor at Law and Solicitor in
He is to be found at his rooms,- at the Bur
lington House, Iowa Territory.
Burlington, June St, 1839.
C. J. LEARNED,
Attorney and Counsellor at
Burlington, June 27
JAMES W. GRIMES,
ATTORNEY AT LAW,
W. W. CHAPMAN,
Attorney and^ Counsellor at LAWf
WM. J. A. BRADFORD.
ATTORNEY AT LAW,
OFFICE CORNER OF WATER & JEFFERSON S1V
Attorney and Counsellor at Law,
FORT MADISON, I. T.
BRIDGMAN & PARTRIDGE,
Wholesale, Retail, Forwarding and
BURLINGTON, IOWA TERRITORT.
HENRY W. MOORE. JOHN O. FAQI.
H. W. MOORE & CO.
Dealers in Groceries, Hardware,
Paper, &c. &c.
At the middle Brick Store Water Stmt.
BURLINGTON I. T.
LARGE and lull assortment of QEENS*
WARE for sale by
June 6. BRIDGMAN & PARTRIDGE.
I ENTIRE set of Saw Mill Iront^-Castinga,
&c. for sale by
July 4. BRIDGMAN $ PARTRIDGE.
BBLS Superfine Flour, a choice article
for family use, in store, and for sala by
June 25 H. W. MOORE & CO.
The Specific can be had of most of the Drug
gists in the west and of Robertson $• Armstrong
Agents for Illinois, Missouri and the Iowa
Burlington, I. T.—6y
Burlington, I. T.—6y
superior Grass fc-cythes,
do Hay Forks, for sale by
June 25 H. VV. MOORE & C&
RMS large size heavy wrapping Paper,
20 do do do Dry Good do do
10 do do do Tea do do
20 Crown do do do
Received direct from the manufacturer and
for sale at St Louis prices by
June 25 H. W. MOORE & CO.
WHOLESALE A RETAIL
OBERTSON it ARMSTRONG ar®
.. jtw now opening two doors south of Lamson.
i Bridgman & Co., a general assortment of
Medicines, Paints, Oils, Dye Stuffs,
Mcdical Furniture, 5rc. ^*c.
all of which they expect to keep on hand and
gell upon the most accomodating terms.
Orders from Physicians, Merchants and Man
ufacturers are respectfullj' solicited.
Burlington, I, T. June 24,1839.
BRIDGMAN & PARTRIDGE
just received per S. B. Malta, 60
bbls family Flour, said to be the boat
article brought here this season, also
5 bbls Cider Vinegar and a lot of Iron Cart
ings and Window Glass of assorted sizes.
W. S. BOYD.
Bridles, single and doable Har
3 Large double Wagons,
Log and Trace Chains,
Cast steel, Stone Masons and Blacksmiths
Hammers and Stone Mason's Wedges, for
sale by BRIDGMAN & PARTRIDGE.
Preservers, Plough Moulds, Fur,
Brush and Beaver Hats, Grindstone*
Tea, Feathers and a thousand other articles
for sale by BRIDGMAN & PARTRIDGE.
and Loaf Sugar,
Rio, Old Java and St. Domingo Coffee,
Ground Alum and Liverpool Blown Salt,
Molasses, Cider Vinegar
Imperial, Young Hyson and Pouchong Tea
Bar and shaving Soap
Cavendish and Fine cut Tobacco
Segars, Pepper Suuce, Lemon Syrup
Raisiins, Cassia, Pepper, Spice.
Salcratus, Mustard, Pipes, starch,
In Store and for sale at the lowest prices br
H. W. MOORE & CO.
Burlington, June, G, 1839-1
Hoes, Hind and Wood Saws*.
Coffee mills, Files German Silver and
Britannia Table and Tea Spoons,
Britannia Lamps, Globe Lanterns Nail ami
Hatchet Hammers, Broad and narrow Axes,
Augers, Chisels, Brick and plastering Trowels
Locks, Latches and Bolts,
Screws, Nails, Tacks and Sparables,
Tea Kettles, Squares, Rules, Pen and
Pocket Knives, Table do and Forks, Razors,
Razor Straps, Trace Chains, &c. &c.
Just received and for Sale by
June, 6-1 H. W. MOORE & CO:
SALMON AND SHAD.
FEW Kits of first rate Salmon and Shad
just received and for sale by
June 13, CHARLES J. STARR.
AMS, Sides and Shoulders, for Bale br
H. W. MOORE & CO.
BRIDGMAN & PARTRIDGE
IfJAVE just received per S. B. Brazil, a
•IB few pieces of Summer goods for Pataloons
ALSO 6 ps Cadet gray cloth for Military coats,
ALSO 2 cases superior pcrasols
Topther with a good assortment of Summer Territory, on the ninth day of July inst. Al
Fall Drug3, all of which will be offered! so—to employ several good common Labour*
ers. Also—on or about the 20th of July inst.
he wishes to employ 6 or 8 good Stone Cutters
and Stone Masons,
WM. S. EDGAR,
Agent for Sappington's Pills, Moffat's Life Pills
.and Phoenix Bitters., fdso Dr. Milcs's extract
of Tomato Pillr, •.
.. v *r:. .-i-
subscriber wishes to contract for the
Quarrying and delivering of several
hundred perch of Stone, at Fort Madison Iowa
Persons wishing to get employment as above,
can find the undersigned at Fort MadiSon, on
the 9ih and 20th of Jniy inst.
Superintendent of Psuiteatijuy."
arlington, July 4,1839.
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