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LE PRIX de la farine étant Cinq Pias tres,edimi, par baril ; Les Boulanger» donneront 35 onces pour dix sou», la semaine courante. J. R. DUFROCQ, Main Sept 11, y. \n\n DAILY COMET. PUBLISHED DAILY, (MONDAYS EXCEPTED.) VOLUME IIL BATON ROUGE, LA., WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22,1852. NO. 19 H Drags and Medicines. B. VIBBERT, thankful for th« put patronage extended to him, announ ces to his friend«, and the publie generally that they can always find at his store on Lafayette a few doors from Church Street, the most extensive assortment of articles in his line ever offered in the Town ; upon terms the most favorable. He will endeav our to maintain the reputation he has ac quired for carefullnees, in filling prescrip tions and preparing medicines for family use. Also a supply of the belt Port wine and Brandy, for Medicinal purposes. Physicians, Planters and others will please call and examine for themselves: and they will find that they can be supplied on terms as reasonable as they can purchase in New Orleans. Physicians prescriptions, accurately pre pared at all hours of night or day. mar. 33, yl. SPANISH LILLY WHITE, and Meen Fun, are beautiful smooth Vegetable prepa rations, for imparting to the face and neck, a natural life-like alabaster white, with» out injuring or discoloring the skin, sold by may 13y. H. B. VIBBERT. TIME FOE OENINO AND CLOBINQ TH3 MAIL AT BATON ROUGE. (Any change will be immediately cor jected as soon as made.) Mails for New Orleans, Donaldsonville and all Lafourche Interior, closes daily at half past 3 o'clock, PM. Coast Bklow —Brusle Landing, Man. chac, Iberville, Bayou Goala, New River, Donaldsonville, Convent, Bonnet Carie, Taylor's, Edgar's lie., Every Monday, Thursday, and Saturday at 3 o'clock P M. Coast Above —St. Francisville, Water loo, Pt. Coupee, Pt. Hudson, Lobdell's Store closes every Sunday, Wednesday and Fri day at 5 o'clock P. M. Natches, Vicksburg and all Red River Parishes, closes daily at 5 o'clock P. M. Louisville, Mempnis and Napoleon, clo ses Tuesday and Friday at »o'clock P. M. Greennburg, Springfield, Coelk, Stony Point and Burlington, Closes every Monday at !) o'clock A. M. Clinton, Jackson and Mt. Willing, closes Monday, Friday aud Saturday at 5 o'clock P. M. JOHN C. La NOUE, Port Matter U. S. MAIL COACH. FROM Baton Rouge to Clinton ma Jackson , will run iri-uxtkly, a« follows : leaving Baton Rouge, Sunday, TueuUup, and Fridays at 5 o,ctoek A. M., and mm ving at Clinton, at 3 o'clock, P. M-, Leav ing Clinton Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays, at 5 o'clock, A. M., and arri ving at Baton Rouge at 3 o'clock, P. M. kates of charges. From,Baton Rouge to Jackson, $2 00. jo. » u u Clinton, 2 50. The subscriber has taken great pains to fit up a Coach worthy of patronage, and hopes to retain the patronage he has here tofore received. Seats can be engaged at the Harney House, Baton Rouge, at the Port Office, in Jackflon. and at Carman's Hotel.in Clinton WILLIAM ELDER, ProprUtor, may 11th y. lut ut f Ml BaUi K»|( Perry. THE Ferry Boat connecting with East and West Baton Rouge, is constantly plying—making tripe at intorvala of fifteen and thirty minutes. CHARGES. Foot Passengers, 30 Man and Horse, ...... 75 Buggy and u - -•-•$150 Carnage and Horaes, - - - - 2 00 Horses per Head, ----- 50 Cattle u " ----- 50 Droves of horses or mules, each, 30 Cash, and Cash only, are the term. s Jan. 12, y. R- BEAL, Proprietor. tw T ceaweek^ U. S. MAIL PACKET GIPSY. For the Coast, Plaquemine, Baton Rouge, Port Hudson, Waterloo, Bayou Sara, and all intermediate landings—The steamer Girsv, J. H. URE, Master, leaves New Orleans every Saaday, at 9 o'clock r. m .. Returning, leaves Bayou Sara, each trip after the arri val of the cars. For freight or passage ap ply on board. may 14y. JUST received per steamer Eliza, from Cincinnatti. 25 Bbls Mess Pork. 50 S. F. Flour. 13 Casks Bacon. 25 Kegs No. 1 Lard. 5 Tierces S. C. Hams. 12 Boxes, 5 lump Tobacco For sale, low for cash. July 12th, tf. S. M. HART, & Co. INDELIBLE Ink, prepared and warranted by James Tarrant, and for sale by H. B. VIBBERT. CHOICEWINES k LIQUORS—100 gallons of best quality French Brandy ; 125 gallons of Old Pavillion ; 80 gallons Sazarac Brandy; 10 Casks Common do ; .V) boxes wines assorted ; 10 barrels fine Old Rectifi ed Whiskey ; <0 gallons Jamaca Rum ; 60 «allons Holland Gin. Also, a great variety of fine liqnors and coidiala for ftle by july26-ly J. PARRY, « Co. MAYOR'S OFFICE. r|E PRICE of Flour being $5 50, a bar rel, Bakers will give 35 ounces of bread for ten cents, the ensuing week. J. R. DUFROCÜ, Mayor. Sept. 11,1852, y. ® j. j. burk. IbATf Cûl£Q<39® ŒkÛ COURT HOUSE, OVER SHERIFF'S OFFICE, june 29, It. Baton Rouge, La. James Madiaon Elam, James Eaaex Elam. j. m. & j. e. elam Attorney! and Counsellors at Law. Baton Rouge, La. March 27th, v. "j 7 w 7 s¥y mo i T r~ JtTTORFEY AT LAW. Office on Laurel Street. Next door to George M. Heroman, maylly. BATON ROUGE LA. t. o. davidson, k, e, mchatton DAVIDSON & McHATTON. QUtorncs« at Can. OFFICE ON LAUREL 8TB. BATON ROUOE. Apr. 30th ly. JOHN O. LUDLOW ,M. O. O. H. MANN. Drs. LUDLOW & MANN. Surgeon and âUcfymical dentists Baton Rouge La. Q^Gratuitous Services to the poor every afternoon from 2 to 5 P. M. May 1 m. joshua beal. General Produce dealer &c, House on Church, between Third and Lafayette Streets. okoage a. pike. georgf. p. brian !. george a. pike & Co., ©cncröl Agents, BATON ROUOE, I.A. We wi ll atte nd promptly to the collection of all claims entrusted to us, either against the State, or individuals residing in the par ishes of East, or West Baton Rouge. The libeial patronage we have met with, as General Agents ; has not only enabled us to increase our facilities for the transaction of business, but also to Gkeati.y Reduck our former rate« of Commission. Our charges for collecting claims against the State, will now be as follows : On sum« under SI 00 2 per cent, do $100 and not over $250, 1 1 -2 pr. ct do $250 and not over $500, 3-4 per ct. do $500 and not over $1000 1-2 per ct. do $1000 do. do. $1500, 1-4 do. do $1500 do. do. $5000, 1-8 do. Rates op E xchange on N kw O rleans O n sum« from $10, to $250, 1-2 pr. ct. do. do. do. $250, to $150(1, 1-4 ilo. do. do. do. $1500, to $0000, 1-8 do. ny Information given Gratis. Address letter« pu* paid, to G eorge A. P ike kco. may 8y. General Jiçcnt», charles simon. joseph simon. C. SIMON & BRO. 118 Old Levee, New Orleans, La WE have constantly on hand a very large and superior stock of the most lash ionable Clothing, to which we invite the attention of dealers and others. Gentlemen visiting the city, can at a short notice have clothing made to order, in a superior man ner and warranted to fit. Our prices are as low m the lowest, and we oiler greater inducements to the trade generally, than any other house in the city. |july 18-y. AVERY LARGK and choice assortment of Glassware, Queensware and Kart li en ware of new patterns, together with 2500 gallons stoneware at ten cents per gallon for sale by J. PARRY it Co. E R. STEVENS, BROS, k CO~ 24 Common Street, New Orleans, HAVE the most extensive and varie«' stock of Stationery in the city. Let ter and Cap paper of every brand and qua) ty ; printing materials, kc. All of which are sold on the most reasonable terms Copying Ink, 2 DOZ ARNOLD S fine Copying Ink, Just received and for sale by J. C. LANOUE. may 14 6m. Post Office C" ONFECTION ARIE S —A large and varied assortment by J. PARRY & Co. J PARKY & Co., have just received a • fresh stock of Almonds, and Reasons, Butter, and Cheese, Pickles, and Preserves. Call for superior articles at july 2$ j. J PARRY, k Co. e. McKITRICK. Architect* Builder. I« now prepared to take all contract* in his line of business, and will execute with neatness and despatch. N. B. All kinds of Job Work attended to. Plans and specification* given gratis when required. Shop on Main St., between Florida and Convention Streets. Orey's Ointment. RECOMMANDED as an excellent im plication to "old sores," cuts, brasiea and sprains. For sale by aug 8-y H. T. WADDILL. New Arrivals. Q C Boxes Star Candles: 25 Boxes Soap ; /&*J 10 Boxes 8 LumpTobacco ; 10 bar rels Prime Sugar. JOSHUA BEAL. aug 24-y Opposite Harney House. Billings' Aatringont. NOW thought to be the best remedy of fered to the public as a remedy for diseases of the bowels, in all recent cases, a cure is -warranted " For sale by aug 18-y. • H. T. W addill. , Thompsonian Medicine*. COMPOSITION, Lobelia, No. 6, Bay Berry, Boneset, nerve powder. For sale by H. T. Waddill. WHEEL AN1) DIRT BA* HwS. A full supply on hand and for sait v maylly. W. F. TUNNAh~ New Wheat. JUST received, a small lot of extra Saint Louis Flour, ground of new wheat. JOSHUA BF.AL. aug 2 l-y Opposite Harney House. QH AAA PINF. SEGARS. for OUjUUU by J. PARRY k Co. ale SHOE AND BLACKING BRUSHES— 5 doz. Best Shoe Brushes and 6 gross ol the Best Blacking for sale by JOHN C. LaNOUE. Harney House Row Ray ! Hay ! ! Bales Timtohv Hay. For sale bv JOSHUA BEAL. PERFUMERY — All the celebrated French, English anil German brands of Cologne at J. PARRY k Co. REAMS Letter Paper, assorted, for sale by J. C. L a NOUE, Harney House Row. DOZEN Preston and Merills celebrated Yeast Powders. J. P j IRR Y $ CO. 400 200 4 Dr. Jayne's Patent Mcdieiies. ALL OF DR. J DYNE'S Patent Medi cines may be found at Geo. M. Her oman's, comer of Main and Laurel streets. SHOE BLACKING & BRUSHES—20 dozen shoe blacking; 4 dozen shoe bushes. J. PARRY ÇCO. Mineral Water. FROM St. Catherine's salt wells in Ca nada, one tea-spoonful in a glass to common water, makes a drink, in all res pects equal to "blue lick water." For sale by H. T. WADDILL. For Sale A FINE Turning Lathe, with all the aparatus necessary. Apply at the Comet Office. CRAVATS—A fine assortment of Black and colored silk cravat«, for sale at cost by J. C. L a NOUE. Sundries. BARRELS choice sugar; 15 bags /OtJ Rio Coffee; 50 kegs cut nails; 10 boxes Ingiuhain Tobacco; 1 cask bacon shoulders. Just received and for sale by JOSHUA BEAL, sept ^v. opposite Harney House. rpHIS DAY RECEIVED—A large stock JL assorted Wines and Liquors at N. O. prices. J. PfiRRY $ CO. Hoflands German Bittora. THOUGHT to be the best Tonic in us« a inost excellent repnidy for Liver Complaints. For sale by aug 18-y. H. T. Waddill. O Smith's Tonio. NE of the most effectual remidies known for the cure of chills and levers. For sale by H. T. Waddill. " a Samson Snake Root. A FEW pound of Samson Snake Root, the best native remedy for dispepsia known. For sale by H. T. Waddill. Leeches! Leeches!! BEST LEECHES. For sale by H. T. Waddill. 500 FOR SALE—A United States Land War rant for 160 acres, that can be located anyw'ueie in the United States. Enquire at the Comet office. june 4.tf. M AC k MAC TOBACCO—10 boxe just received and for sale low, by iine 16, y JOSHUA BEAL This day from Oineinaati. n Grosse Mason k Dixon's No. 1 mus tard ; 3 grone pound blk. pepper ; 4 do. ground spice ; 2 do. Sinamon ; 1 do. Clove*. All of which is fresh. aug 18-y. J. Pakbt k Co. BS t, Rad ways Ready Relief. THE peat "Pain Killer," said to com alt Pains, known to man, (except that from the inconvenience of an 'empty purse.' For sale by H. T. Waddill. Lacne's. Tooth Wash. PREPARED expressly for soar, or bleeding gums. Scurvy, 4c. For sal« by * H. T. WADDILL. S flHLORIDE of Lüne, and various " > disinfectants, for sale by H. B. VIBBERT. TAGG, Shay, and Duflleld Hams at re ' tail or by tierce, by JOSAUA BEAL other TOWNSEND'S, Sands', and Bull*» Sana, parilla, warranted genuine, and for sale by H. B. VIBBERT. W by HITE KID GLOVES-« dozen of Superior white kid gloves for sale J. C. L a NOUE. Jut Received from St. Louis. 22^ ^ LBS. Bacon, Sides and Should aug 18-y ers. For sale by J. Pabxt k Co. Jayne's Family Medioine«. PILLS, Expectorant, Alterative, Balsam and Vermifuge. For aale by aug 18-y. H. T. Waddill. QO A Q LBS. Sugar Cured Hams. A V/VT* O Fresh article at twelve and a half cent* per pound. J. Parky & Co. INICKERBOCIEk MAGAZINE POE 186! LEWIS GAYLORD CLARK EDITOR AND PROPRIETOR. The KNICKERBOCKER is now in its thirty ninth volume. The price of sub scription has been reduced from five to three dollar* a year, to clubs of ten S2 50 each. The publisher has much pleasure in informing the pnblic that the "Sequel to St. Leger," and " Meister Karl's Sketch Book," will be continued regularly during the present year. In addition to these and a host of highly esteemed contributors, Ike Marvel the jtopulsr author of the " Reve ries of a Bachelor," will contribute a new and original work, which will be given in every number of the Knickerbocker lor 1852. It will be entitled the " Fudge Pa pers'—being the Observation* at Homo and Abroad of divers members of the Fudge Family, rendered into writing by Tony Fudgq. The contributor's depart ment will be more interesting than ever. Booksellers and Poet-master* are requested' to act as agents, and pill be allowed a libe ral discount. Specimen numbers sent grat is, on application post paid. All remittan ces and communications on business, should be addressed post paid, to SAMUEL HUES TON. Publisher, 129 Nassau street New York. ap28th 6m. I.O. O. F. DE OTO LODGE No . 7, over H. T. Waddill's Drug Store, Church street. Meet* every Thursday night at 7 o'clock. Magnolia Encampment No. 4, meets 2d and fourth Saturdays in each month, in Odd Fellow's Hall. MASONIC. ST. JAMES LODGE No. 47—corner of Levee and Church streets. Stated meet ings, first Saturday night in every month. Washington Royal Arch hapter No. 5, first Monday night in every month. ORDER OF THE LONE STAR. PUTNAM DIVISION No. 8.—Regular meetings of this division wil be held every Monday Evening at half past seven o'clock, over H. B. Vibberts drug store. L. W. CADY, R. S. SONS OF TEMPERANCE, CAPITOL DIVISION No. 20, at the Odd Fellow's Hal every Monday night. YEAST< POWDERS. THESE Powders, intended a* a substitute for yeast, to making all kinds ot butter cakes, posesses several advantages over that article. The butter with which they are mixed is instantly rendered light and ready for baking ; thereby enabling house keepers to furnish cakes in any season at the shor test notice. The cakes made with these powdeis are lefj-likely to i'isagree with the stomach than those made in the usual way For sale by H. B. V IBERT. BKERS and others supplied at reasona ble prices with Carb. Ammonia, sup. Carb. Socia, and Oils for Savoring, Spices H B. VIBBERT, kc, by 500 Bushels Oats. For Sale by JOSHUA BEAL. TINWARE, WUloware, Brooms, Wiliest waggons, Cradles, and Wijjow-chairs Sugar boxes, Tf a canisters, Coffee canisters &c., by J PARRY k Co.