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LE PRrX de la l'arme étant Cinq Pias tres, edimi, par baril ; Les Boulangers donneront 35 onces pour dix sous, la semaine courante. J. R. DUFROCQ, Maire Sept 11, y. \n\n DAILY COMET. PUBLISHED DAILY, (MONDAYS EXCEPTED.) VOLUME in. BATON ROUGE, LA, SATURDAY. SEPTEMBER 25, 1852. NO. 22. H Drugs and Medicines. B. Vr&BKRT, thankful for the past patronage extended to him, announ •»es to his friends, and the public generally that they can always find at his store on 1 clayette a few doors from Church Street, the most extensive assortment of articles in ins line ever offered in the Town ; upon terms the most favorable. He willendeav our to maintain the reputation he has ac quired for care fullness, in filling prescrip tions and prepairing medicines for family jse. Also a supply of the best Port wine and Brandy, for Medicinal purposes. l'hysiciaus, Planters and others will please call and examine for themselves: and they will lind that they can be supplied on terms as reasonable as they can purchase in New Orleans. Physicians prescriptions, accurately pre pared at all horns of night or day. mar. 23, yl. SPANISH LILLY WHITE, and Mee.i Fun, are beautiful smooth Vegetable prepa rations, for impartial to the face and neck, a natural life-lilce alabaster * white, with out injuring or discoloring the sliin. sold by may luv. H B. VIBBERT time f(jk okning and clmsinu t1ij mail at baton rouge. (Any change will be immediately col lected as aoon as made/1 .Mails lor New Orleans, Doiu&dsonville and all Lafourche Intelior, closes daily ;.t halt past 'J o'clock, P M. C oasi' B klow —Brusle Landing, Man cluie, Iberville, Bayou Coulu. New River Donalilsonville. Convent, Bonnet Curie. Taylors. Edgar's &c.. Every Monday, Thursday, and Saturday at :i o'clock P M Co as i A movk —St. Fraucisville. Water loo, Pt. Coupee, Pt. Hudson, Lobilell : s Store closes every Sunday. Wednesday and Fri day at . r i o'clock P. M. Natihes, Viekshurg and all Red River Parishes. cleses daily at 5 o'clock P. M. Louisville, Memphis anil Napoleon, clo ses Tuesday and Friday at 5 o'clock I'. M. Greensburg. Springfield, Coelk. Stony Point and Burlington, Closes every Monday • at Ü o'clock A. M. Clinton, Jackson and Mt. Willing, closes Monday, Friday aud Saturday at 5 o'clock P. M. JOHN C. L a NOUE, Pott Master üta mail coach. i^ROM B aton R oi;«e to C linton rut J ackson , will run tri-weekly , as follows : leaving Baton Rouge, Sumlay», Tuetilay s, and Friday», at 5 o,clock A. M., and arri ving at Clinton, at 3 o'clock, 1'. M., Leav ing Clinton Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays, at S o 'clock, A. M.. and arri ving at Baton Reuge at 3 o'clock, P. AI. KATKfc or CHAKUKS. From Baton Rcuge to Jackson, 6-' 00. do. " " Clir.ton. 2 50. The subscriber Vias taken gieat pens to lit up a C oacu worthy of patronage, and hopes to retain the patronage he has here tofore received. OCT" Seats can be engaged at the Harney House, Baton Rouge, at the Post Office, in Jackson, and at Carman's Hotel, in Clinton WILLIAM ELDER, Proprietor, may 11 th y. East and Weil Baton Ronge Ferry. rpHE Ferry Boat connecting with East -Land West Baton Rouge, is constantly plying—making trips at intervals of tiftec*: aud thirty minutes. CHARGES iFoot Passengers, - - - - - - 20 Man and Horse, - - - - - - 75 ■Buggy and " - - $.1 50 Carriage and Horses, .... 2 (Ml Horses per Head, ..... 50 Cattle " " ..... r> 0 Droves of horses or mules, each, .'10 Cash, and Cash oniy. are the term. s Jan. 12, y. R. BE AL, Proprietor. TWICE A WEEK. IJ. S. MAIL PACKET GIPSY. For the Coast, Plaquemine, Baton Rouge, Port Hudson, Waterloo, Bayou Sara, and all intermediate landings—The steamer Giprv, J. H. (IRK, Master, leaves New Orleans every Suuday, at Oo'clock p. m .. Returning, leaves Bayou Sara, each trip after the arri val ol the cars. For freight or passage ap ply on board. may 14y. JUST received pel steamer Eliza, from Cincinnati. 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. CHOKE WINES «T LIQUORS—] 00 gallons of b est quality French Brandy ; 125 gallons of Old Pavillion ; 80 gallons Sazarac Brandy; 10 Casks Common do; 50 boxes wines assorted; 10 barrels fine Old Rectifi ed Whiskey ; 60 gallons Jamaca Rum ; 00 gallons Holland Gin. Also,agreat variety ot fine liquors and cordials for sale by julv 26-ly J. PARRY. & Co. MAYOR 'S OFFICE. THE PRICE of Flour being $5 50, a bar rel, Bakers will give 35 ounces of bread for ten rents, the ensuing week. J. R. DUFROCQ, Mayor. Sept. 11,1852, y . I J. J. BURK. €> COURT HOUSE, OVER SHERIFF'S OFFICE, jnne 29, lt. Baton Rouge, La. .lames Madison Elam, Jantes Essex Elam. J. M. & J. E. ELAM Attorneys and Counsellors at Law. Baton Rouge , La. March 27 th, y. J W SEYMOUR. ATTORFEY AT LAW. Office on Laurel Street. Next door to (ieorge M. Heroman, may i 1 y. BATON ROUGE LA. r L A V 1 DSON , ]J. E. M^HATTON DAVIDSON &, McHATTON. ^Uorncns at £am. lin u t: ON I.AUREL STS. BATON ROUGE. Apr. 30th ly. JOHN G. LUDLOW .M. O. G.H.MANN. Di s. LUDLOW & MANN. Surgeon anb XUctljanical Dentists lî;itoTi Kongo La. 0r7**'''ratuitous Services to the jtoor every afternoon lroin 2 to 5 P. M. May 1 in. JOSHUA REAL. General Produce dealer &c, House nu Church, Iteticcen Third and Lafoyctitc Streets. i kok ck a. i'ike. GEORGE 1». KRIANT. I GEORGE A. PIKE & Co., ©cncval Agents, liATON ROUGE, I.A. I We w ill attend promptly to the collection ; of all claims entrusted to us, either against the State, or individuals residing iu the par ities of East, or West lia ton Rouge. The libeiai patronaçe we have met with, as General Agents: has not only enabled lis to increase our facilities for the transaction I of business, but also to G reatly R edi'ce our former rates of C ommission. Oer charges for collecting claims against the State, will now be as follows : (hi sums under S 100 2 per cent, do $100 and not over $250, 1 1-2 pr. ct. do $250 aud not over $500, 3-4 per ct. do $500 aud not over $1000 1-2 per ct. do $1000 do. do. $1500, 1-4 fo do $1500 do. do. $5000, 1-8 <$. R ates ok E xchange on N ew O rleans On sums from $10, to $250, 1-2 pr. ct. ■do. do. do. $250, to $1500, 1-4 do. do. do. do. $1500, to $5000, 1-S do. Information given Gratis. Address l ett ers pott paid, to G eor<.i . A. P ike &co. may 8y. daterai Agent», charles simon. joseph simon. C. SIMON & BRO. 118 Old Levee, New Orleans, La. WK 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 ne! ami warranted to fit. Our prices are as low as the lowest, and we offer greater inducements to the trade generally, than any other house in the city. |july 18-y. \ VERY LARGE and choice assortment J. A. of Glassware, Queensware and Earth enware of new patterns, together with 2500 gallons stoneware at ten cents per gallon for sale by J. PARRY & Co. ~ E. R. STEVENS, BROS, & CO. 24 Common Street, New Orleans, HAVE the most extensive and variei stock of Stationery in the city. Let ter and Cap paper of every brand and qual ty ; printing materials, be. All of which are sold on the most reasonable terms Copying Ink, 2 DOZ ARNOLD'S line Copying Ink, Just received and for sale by J. C. LANOUE. may 14 6m. Post Office CONFECTION A RIES— A large and varied assortment by J. PARRY & Co. J PARRY & Co., have just received a « fresh stock of Almonds, and Reasons, Butter, and Cheese, Pickles, and Preserves. Call lor superior articles at july 26 y. J. PAKRY. k Co. E. McKITRICK. Architects Bnildsr. Is now prepared to take all contracts in his line of business, and will execute I with neatness and despatch. N. B. All kinds of Job Work attended to. Plans and specifications given gratis when required. Shop on Main St., between Florida and Convention Streets. Groy'« Ointment. RECOMMANDE!) as an excellent im plication to ''old sores," cots, brasies and sprains. For sale by aug S-y H. T. WADDILL. New Arrival«. £~\ Boxes Star Candles ; 25 Boxes Soap ; 10 Boxes 8 Lump Tobacco; 10 bar rels Prime Sugar. JOSHUA BEAL. aug 24-y Opposite Harney House. Billings' Astringent. 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. IL T. W appill. Thompsonian Medicines. CIOM POSITION, Lobelia, No. 0, Bay / Berry. Boneset, nerve |iowder. For sale by H. T. W adrill. WHEEL AND DIRT BAix »WS. A full supply on hand and for sai< " rnayl 1 y. W. F. TUNNAK^ New Wheat. JUST received, a small lot ot evtra Saut Louis Flour, ground of new wheat. JOSH PA BEAL. aug 24-y Opposite Harney House. Q n AAA FINE SEGA RS. for ale OUjUUU by J. PARRY & Co. SHOE AND BLACKING BRUSHES— 5 doz. Best Shoe Brushes and C gross ol the Best Clacking for sale by JOHN C L a NOUE. Harney House Row Hay ! Hay ! ! Bales 'l'imtohv Hay. by For sale JOSHUA BEAL. 200 PERFUMERY —All the celebrated French. English ami German brands of Cologne at J. PARRY & Co. REAMS Letter Paper, assorted, for sale by J. C. LaNOUE, Harney House Row. 1 DOZEN Preston and Merilis celebrated Yeast Powders. J. PARRY tr CO. Dr. Jayne's Patent Medirinc». ALL OF DR. JAYNE'S Patent Medi cines may be found at Geo. M. Her oman's, corner of Main and Laurel streets. SHOE BLACKING & BRUSHES—20 dozen shoe blacking; 4 dozen shoe bushes. j. Parrysr co. 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 a pa rat us necessary. Apply at the Comet Office. CRAVATS—A fine assortment of Black and colored silk cravats, for sale at cost by J.C. L a NOUE. Sundries. QC BARRELS choice sugar; 15 bags -v'J Rio Coffee; 50 kegs cut nails; 10 boxes Ingraham Tobacco; 1 cask bacon shoulders. Just received and for sale by JOSHUA BEAL, sept 4-y. opposite Harney House. THIS DAY RECEIVED—A large stock assorted Wines and Liquors at N. O. prices. j. parry £ co. Hofflar.ds German Bitters. THOUGHT to be the best Tonic in use a most excellent remidy for Liver Complaints. For sale by aug 18-y. H. T. Waddili.. o Smith's Tonic. NE of the most effectual remidies known for the cure of chills and fevers. For sale by H. T. Waddill. Samson Snake Root. A FEW pound of Samson Snake Root, the best native remedy for dispepeua known. For sale by H. T. Waddill. Leeches! Leeches!! BEST LEECHES. For sale by H. T. Waddill. FOR SALE—A United States Land War rant for 160 acres, that can be located anywlieie in the United States. Enquire at the Cornet office. june 4.tf. MAC & MAC TOBACCO—10 boxe just received and for sale low, bv une 16, v JOSHUA BEAL 500 This day from Cinclnnstl. Grosse Mason & Dixon's No. 1 mus tard ; 3 grosse pound blk. pepper ; 4 do. ground spice ; 2 do. SinamoB ; 1 «to. Cloves. All of which is fiesh. aug 18-y. J. Parkt k Co. 11 Radways Ready Relief. THE great "Pain Killer," said to core alt Pains, known to man, (except that from the inconvenience of an 'empty purse.' For sale by H. T. Waddill. Lacrne's tootk Wash, PREPARED expressly for soar, or bleeding gums. Scurvy. S ec . For sale by H. T. WADDILL. STAGG, Shay, and Daffield Hams at re. tail or by tierce, by JOSAUA BEAL /CHLORIDE of Limey and various other * I disinfectents, for sale by H. B. VIBBERT. TOWNSEND'S. Sands', and Bulls'Sena, pari IIa, warranted genuine, and for sale by H. B. VIBBERT. HITE KID ^GLOVES—6 dozeiT ot Superior white kid gloves for sale by J. C. L a NOUE. Jut Received from St. Louis. ~~ 22Ö5 kBS. Bacon, Sides and Should aug 18-y For sale by J. P ar« y & Co. Jayne's Family Medicines. PILLS. Expectorant, Alterative, Balsam and Vermifuge. For sale by aug 16 -y. H. T. W addill. )») A O LBS. Sugar Cured Hams A Fresh article at twelve and a half cents per pound. J. Parry & Co. KMCKEKBOCKEB MAGAZINE FOR 1852 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 dollars a year, to Hubs of ten $2 50 each. The publisher has much pleasure in informing the public 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 popular 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 for 1852. It will be entitled the " Fudge Pa liers" —being the Observations at Home and Abroad of divers members of the Fudge Family, rendered into writing by Tony Fudge. The contributors depart ment will be more interesting than ever. Booksellers and Post-masters 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, 120 Nassau street New York. ap28th 6m. I.O. O. F. DE OTO LODGE No. 7, over H. T. Waddill's Drug Store, Church street. Meets 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 aud 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 THÊ" 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. BÄibberts drug store. w 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 as a substitute for yeast, to making all kinds ol 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 powders are less likely to disagree with the stomach than those made in the usual w&y For sale by H.B. VIBERT. BKERS and others supplied at reasona ble prices with Carb. Ammonia, sup Carb. Soda, and Oils for flavoring. Spices &c, by H. B VIBBERT TINWARE, WiHoware, Brooms. Willow waggons, Cradles, and Willow-chairs Sugar boxes, Tea canisters. Coffee canisters Inc., by J. PARRY & Co. 500 Bushels Oats. For Sale by JOSHUA BEAL.