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OFFICIAL JOURNAL OF NEW ORLEANS
THE COURTS.
Eighth District Court—Judge Dibble on
.Metropolitan Warrants—His Opinion
of Juries in Clril Cases-The Verdict
of the Jury Set Aside—The Contested
Recordership of the Fourth District
New Trial in the Chattanoogn Railroad
Bond Controversy Refused.
In the case of Esnard vs. the city, m
which same $86,000 in Metropolitan Felice
warrants are involved, the jury last week
returned a verdict to the elieet "that the
plaintiffs are bona fide holders of the war
rants in question, that the warrants are
genuine and to he recognized as lawiul
obligations, and should be paid." The ver
iliet was taken under advisement by Judge
Dibble, who, yesterday, delivered the lol
lowing opinion on the same:
The plaintiffs, who are holders of a large
amount of Metropolitan Police warrants,
brought this action to compel the city of
New Orleans to make provision for their
payment. As a means to that end a wiit of
injunction was prayed for, and the eonrt
was asked to restrain the Council of New
Orleans from passing any ordinance or
resolution until they shall have provided
means for the payment of these warrants.
The petitioners'nrged that the relief should
be granted, by rem-on of the provisions ot
section five of act No. 64, special session of
1870. This statute made it the duty of the
councils of the municipalities, and the police
juries of the parishes within the Metropoli
tan Police District to provide means for the
payment of the proportion of the expenses
due from each municipality and parish for
the Metropolitan Police. The fifth section
aforesaid declares that all ordinances and
resolutions passed by said councils and po
lice juries shall be null and void until such
provision shall have been made
In the cast ot Lafon vs. Administrator
Waltoh, I examined the history of those
warrants issued by the Board of Commis
sioners of Metropolitan Police. The action
was brought to compel the city officers to
receive certain of such warrants for taxes
due the city. 1 had occasion to construe
section twenty-seven of the act No. 74 of
1868, under wtich the issue was made, and
the acts No. 44 of 1869 and No. 41 of 1870,
requiring the city to receive the warrants
for taxes. I fonud from that examination
that the city of New Oi'e ns was obliged to
receive the warrants tendered in payment
for taxes, and judgment was rendered
accordingly.
The dispute in that case, as in this, was
in relation to the obligation of the city to
receive the warrants issued during the first
fiscal yearof the Metropolitan Police, end
ing September 30, 1869. I found from the
several statutes aforesaid—and so ex
pressed in the decision—that the city Vas
obliged to retire such warrants by receiv
ing them for taxes, to the amount of the
quota of the expenses of the police for that
year due from the city.
lu the answer of the city of New Orleans
to the present suit, several defenses are set
up. The plaiutitt's ownership of the war
rants is denied, the genuineness of the in
strument disputed, and it is alleged that
flio city is not obliged to pay them or pro
vide for their payment. It was especially
urged, and particularly insisted upon dur
ing the trial, that the city has already paid
the amount of the assessments lor the
years 1868 and 1869.
A jury trial was prayed for. and a trial
by jury was liad. Two days were oceu
pied in'taking the testimony. In charging
the jury, at the request of counsel for the
plaintiffs, the decision given in the Lafon
case was read as the opinion of the court as
to the law of the case.
The jury, after some delay, and after re
turning for instructions as to the form of a
general or a special verdict, found the fol
lowing: "We, the jury, find the facts in
the case—first, that the plaintiffs in the
case are bona fide holders of the warrants
that were produced in court; second, from
evidence of witnesses and the stub book we
have come to the conclusion that they are
genuine, and to he recognized as lawful ob
ligations, and should be paid."
This verdict, though appearing to l>e gen
eral, is and was brought in as a special ver
dict upon the facts. It is, therefore, left to
the court to give judgment upon these facts
and the law applicable to them. C. P., arti
cle 519. The ease wai thereupon taken
tinder advisement. C. P., 542.
When the verdict is special cn the facte
of the cause, those facts which the jury have
found are consider! d as true, and the" judge
must render the judgim n accordingly. C.
P., 521. In making lip his judgment the
judge, I take it, has nothing to do but apply
the law. He has no power to review the
finding of the jury, or to determine other
facts which they may have neglected to
find. Therefore, if the facts found are not
sufficient to authorize a judgment for the
plaintiff, there must be judgment for de
fendant. This judgment against the plain
tiff maf be a non-suit. 7 M., 569.'
After considering the pleadings and the
several statutes which must be construed,
I am satisfied that the jury have failed to
find the fact which is material to a judg
ment for the plaintiffs. Has the city of New
Orleans actually paid the amount assessed
against it to sustain the Metropolitan Police
during the year which ended September 30,
1869, the jury have not determined. I have
no power to do so.
Under the jurisdiction of our State the
trial by jury in a civil case is a nondescript
affair.* I'lie system of jury trials is from
the common law, but except in our criminal
jurisprudence we have only preserved the
name and certain forms. At the common
law it is said that no man shall be deprived
of his life or property except bv a judgment
of his peers; the petit jury was made t«
symbolize the country.
The idea that the officers of the law could
not pronounce judgment upon the issues of
fact essential to a final judgment found ex
pression in the seventh amendment of the
constitution of the United States: "And no
fact, tried by a jury, shall be otherwise re
examined in any court of the United States
than according to the rules of the common
law." The verdict of the jury finally deter
mines the facts. In Louisiana it is not so.
We say to the jury in a general way: "Gen
tlemen, you are the judges of the law and
the facts," while in truth they are left to
determine neither. The superior court re
views the facts and the law, and frequently
sets aside the verdict of the jury because
both the law and the facts have lieen mis
apprehended or perverted.
I mention this only to show that although
the judgment now to be entered will he one
of non-suit, the ultimate decisiou of the
cause luay be a fiual determination of the
issue.
It is therefore ordered, adjudged and de
creed that there be judgment against plain
tiffs as in case ot nonsuit; that the case be
dismissed, and that the plaintiffs pay costs.
Judge Dibble has refused a motion for a
new trial in the case of C. H. Slocoinb et al
vs. Graham, Auditor, et al. The reasons
assigned are the (Same as (hose expressed in
the recent opinion delivered by the court on
the first trial of the cause.
William Weber vs. E. A. Billings.—
This suit, in which a rule nisi had issued
on the application of Recorder Weber on
A. E. Billings, to show cause why he should
not he enjoined from interfering with him
in the discarge of his duties as the Recorder
of the Fourth District, has been discon
tinued.
His attorneys. Braughn &. Buck, have
filed a petition praying for a mandamus
against Simeon Iielden, Attorney General,
to compel him to institute suit iu (lie name
of the State and join relator, William
Weber, a person interested as party plain
tiff with the State, against A. E. Billings, as
intruder and usurper of the office
of Recorder of the Fourth District,
city of New Orleans.
The petition alleges that relator has given
due information of said A. E. Billings' ille
gal intrusion, and that lie required the At
torney General to bring suit iu accordance
with act No. 199 of the acts of 1868, better
known as the "Intrusion act," that the At
torney General refused to bring said suit,
although it is made his express duty in such
cases to sue in the name of the State when
requested to do so. Hence the application
for a mandamus to compel him to do so.
Sixth District Court.
Before ajury in this oourt is being tried
4he f&W of Thom#} v«. the city, ia
which the plaintiff claims $23,093 28 on a
contract to deliver oyster shells to the city.
Seventh District Ceeru
Joseph Walker, a resident of the parish
of St. Charles, about four mile6 above Ken
nerville, has tiled a suit against the Louisi
ana Levee Company, claiming $7590 as
damages in consequence of the overflow ot
bis riee plantation by reason of the Bonnet
Carre crevasse.
Fourth District Court.
The third week of the jury term com
meficed in Judge Theard's court yesterday.
The following cast's.were fixed for trial by
jury: S. L. Langdon vs. New Orleans Insu
rance Association; Maignan A Laborde vs.
A. C. Pierpont & Co.; J. A. Thurber vs. S.
C. Whitcomb.
Second District Court.
The will of the late George A. Freret has
been probated in this court. He leaves all
his property to his wife and appoints her
testamentary executrix.
A codicil, dated November 2, 1870. ap
S oints W. C. Lipscomb joint executor with
Irs. Freret, and iu the event of Mr. Lips
comb declining to serve, appoints "his old
friend" Theodore Thieneiuan. Th-re are
also private instructions left for his ex
ecutors.
United States Circuit Court.
In the ease of Myra Clark Gaines vs. F.
I). Delacroix, a decree was rendered by
Judge Bradley iu favor of the plaintiff. The
bill of complaint charged that defendant
had in his possession, in the latter part of
the jear 1813, certain slaves, which were the
property of the complainant's father, and
for the value of which property, with accru
ing interest, suit was brought. The suit
failing in the lower court, was appealed to
the Supreme Court of the United States,
where judgment was rendered in favor of
complainant. Upon the mandate of the Su
preme Court, Judge Bradley rendered a
decree whereby the case has been referred
to Hon. J. B. Weller, master in chancery, to
report upon, at the earliest time, the amount
with interest which will be due the com
plainant uuder the judgment of the Supreme
Court.
In the case of H. Fellrath vs. the Liver
pool, London and Globe Insurance Compa
ny, tried before Hon. E. H. Durell, a verdict
was rendered in favor of plaintiff for the
sum of $34tiO, with legal iuterest from judi
cial deniaud till paid.
Commissioner Weller's Court.
A man named Wright, first mate of the
steamship Lord Lovell, was arrested upon
the charge of hindering and obstructing
Deputy United States Marshal Ayres in the
discharge of his duty as an officer. The mat
ter grew out of a seizure of the Lord Lov
ell, which Mr. Ayres Went on board to exe
cute, when Wright refused to reuder pos
session of the vessel. The accused was
held to bail to answer for the oflense before
the United States Circuit Court.
Charles Miller was arrested, charged
with violation of the internal revenue laws
by having iu his possession a lot of cigars
not stamped in accordance with the inter
nal revenue regulations. He was held to
bail.
The case of the crew of the bark Caribou
came up for trial. It appears that the crew
had signed shipping articles at Liverpool
for a two years' voyage, bur, before the
vessel left the Mersey, they became dissat
isfied, and the result was that the captain
agreed to discharge them at New Orleans
if they still remained dissatisfied. They
claimed this promise which the captain
accorded, but refused to pay the wages
claimed. Judgment was given against the
vessel,
The Iberville South says of the crops:
The very rainy season which has occurred
for some time back has come very hard
upon the crops. Field works have been
suspended, and very few planters can now
say that their fields are not grassy. It will
require much work to destroy the grass,
and in order that this may be done, there
mnst be dry weather for a couple ot weeks
at least. With two or three weeks of dry
weather the crops may yet he made com
paratively good.
The Terrebonne Republican says:
Notwithstanding the immense quantity ot
rain that has fallen since our last issue," we
learn that little damage has been done to
the growing etops in this parish, and with
dry weather for a few weeks, our planters
will have no reason to complain, and they
will look with confidence to an abundant
yield of sugar, corn, etc., which will make
them and all around them happy and pros
perous. So far, the prospects are very satis
factory.
It is announced that Miss Kate Stanton
will enter the lecture field next fall with a
lettuce entitled "Whom to Marry." As
she has not been married, there can be no
doubt of her ability to lecture on the above
theme.
LEGAL NOTICES.
THE STATE OF LOUISIANA.
SEVENTH DISTRICT COURT FOR THE PARISH OF
ORLEANS.
LOUISA WESTHOLZ, WIFE. ETC , VS. FRANCIS
Siewerseen—No. 8013.
I HEREBY CERTIFY THAT ON THE SIXTH
dav ot March, 1871, judgment was rendered
in this court iu tlie following entitled suit, in
the words and figures following, to wit:
Louisa Westholz, wife, etc., vs. Francis Siewers
sen—No. 8013.
When after hearing pleadings, evidence and ar
guments of counsel by reason of the law ami evi
dence being with plaintiff, it is ordered, adjudged
and decreed that ther»* be judgment herein iu
fa^or of plaint iff. Louisa Westholz, against defend
ant. Francis Siewerssen. decreeing a separation of
property between the said parties and a dissolution
of the community of aquests and gains existing be
tween them; and that the plaintiff do have and re
cover of her said husband, Francis Siewerssen, the
sum of nine thousand four hundred and fifty dol
lars and twenty-three cents, with legal iuterest
from judicial demand until paid and costs of suit,
with mortgage upon tlie property of the defendant.
Judgment signed March 10.1871.
T. WHARTON COLLENS, Judge.
In testimony wlicTeof I have hereunto set my
hand and affixed the seal of the said court, at the
city of New* Orleans, on this eighth day of June, in
tlie year of our Lora one thousand eight hundred
and seventy-one, and the ninety-fifth year of
the independence of the United States.
jelO 3t* A. I>. BERNOUDY, Clerk.
THE STATE OF LOUISIANA.
FIFTH DISTRICT COURT FOR THE PARISH
OF ORLEANS.
MARY LOUISE BRYAN VS. VICTOR HEBERT
Her Husband, No. 2053.
I HEREBY CERTIFY THAT ON THE TWENTY
ninth day of May, 1871, judgment was ren
dered in this court in the following entitled suit, in
the words aud figures following, to wit:
Mary Louis* Bryan vs. Victor Hebert, her hus
band. No. 2653.
This cause was this day taken up for trial, Joseph
P. H*rnor for plaintiff, F. W. Baker for defendant.
When, after hearing pleadings, evidence and
counsel, aud the law* and evidence being in favor
of plaintiff, it is ordered, adjudged am! decreed
that there be judgment in favor of plaintiff, Mary
Louise Brvan. and against defendant, Victor He
bert, her fmsbaud. decreeing a separation of prop
erty and a dissolution of the community of acquests
and gains heretofore existing between the said
parties, and that the said plaintiff have the sole
administration of her separate estate. It is further
ordered that defendant pav the costs of suit.
Judgment rendered Mav 29, 1871.
Judgment signed June 2. 18; 1.
(Signed) CHARLES LEAlMONT, Judge.
In testimony whereof, I have hereunto set my
hand and affixed the seal of tlie said court, at the
city nf New Orleans, on this -tenth dav oi June,
in the year ot our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and seventy-one. and the ninety-tilth
yearof the independence of the United States.
PHILIP POWER. JR.,
jell 22 jyl 9\ Deputy Clerk.
IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF THE
UNITED STATES.
DISTRICT «!■ LOUISIANA.
IN THE MATTER OF HENRY O. COLOMB
Bankrupt.
In Bankruptcy—No* 1118.
T HE UNDERSIGNED HERE BY* GIVES NOTICE
of his appointment as assignee of the estate of
Henry O. Colomb, of Newr Orleans, parish of Or
leans and State of Louisiana, adjudged a bank
rupt upon his own petition.
je3 1aw3t E. E. NORTON, Assignee.
IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF THE
UNITED STATES.
DISTRICT OF LOUISIANA.
IN THE MATTER OF ALFREu RHODY, BANK
rupt.
In Bankruptcy—No. 1135.
T HE UNDERSIGNED HEREBY GIVES NOTICE
of his appointment as assignee of the estate
of Alfred Bhody, of New Orleans, parish of Orleans
and State of Louisiana, adjudged a bankrupt upon
his own petition. .
je€ Igw 3t & E. NORTON. Assignee,
^ 1 HAKTEK.......................CHARTER.
STATE OF LOUISIANA, CITY OF NEW ORLEAN8
Be it known that on this twenty seventh day of
May, A. D. 1871,before me,George William Christy, a
notary public in and for the city and parish of Or
leans, State of Louisiana aforesaid, duly commis
sioned ami qualified, personally came and appeared
the parties whose names are hereunto subscribed,
and who did respectfully declare, that, availing
themselves of the provisions of the laws of Louis
iana. iu such case made and provided, they have
covenanted and agreed ami do by these presents
covenant and agree, and bind tin mselves and those
whom they represent, to form themselves into and
constitute a corporation for the 'objects and pur
] >oses hereinafter named, aud agreeably to the stip
ulations contained in the following articles of incor
poration:
ARTICLE L
The corporate name of this company shall be
CUBA AND LOUISIANA MINING AND PAVING
COMPANY. It shall have a seal, with the corporate
name of the company engraved thereon.
ARTICLE IL
The legAl domicile of the corporation shall be in
the city of New Orleans, State of Louisiana. The
charter shall remain in full force for the 6pace aud
term of twenty-five years, unless sooner annulled,
and tlie corporation shall have rights of succession.
The president of the company shall be the proper
officer oil whom citations and other legal process
shall be served, and iu his absence service shall be
made on the vice president.
ARTICLE III.
The objects and purposes for which this eorpora
tiou is established are to work the Asphalt urn
Mines, oil the island of Cuba, known as the^'Minas
de Roberts," "Minas de Rodes," aud "Minas Balina
B»da," to ship tlie aspbalturn to different parts of
the world, aud to lay pavements constructed of
asphalt mu iu the island of Cuba and in the State
of Louisiana, a cording to certain patents known
as Van Camp and O. Hodgmau's patents.
ARTICLE IV.
The capital stock of the company is hereby fixed
at one million dollars, to lie represented by ten
thousand shares of one hundred dollars each. All
stock shall be considered fully paid up at the time
of subscribing, with the exception of six thousand
shares, representing six hundred thousand dollars
of tlie capital stock, which shall be issued to the
owners of said mines and parents, as preferred and
fully paid up stock, on their making a valid trans
fer ami assignment of all their rights in ami to the
said mines, andot their rights in said patents lor
the island of Cuba and State of Louisiana*
ARTICLE V.
This charter may be altered or amended by the
consent of three-fourths of the stock represented
in a general meeting of tlie stockholders convened
for that purpose, after thirty days'notice iu two
daily papers published m the city of New' Orleans.
ARTICLE VI.
All powers of the corporation, except as herein
limited, shall be vested in a Board of Directors,
consisting of seven stockholders, each holding at
least fifty shares of the capital stock of the cor
i Miration, and no stockholder shall be eligible as a
lirector unless he lias held said fifty shares in his
own name at least sixty days prior to said elec
tion : Provided, however, that until tlie first elec
tion of directors under tliis charter, the Board of
Directors shall be composed of the following named
seven persons, viz: A. Van Camp, Tlios. F. Kerr;
Jas. R. Hastings, P. B. Fouke. George Herbert, A.
B. Seelve and Z. Taylor; aud A. Vail Camp shall
lie president of said board, and A. B. Seelye shall
be vice president of said board, who shall remain
in office until their successors are duly elected in
accordance with article seven.
ARTICLE VII.
On the first Monday in January, 1872. and annually
thereafter (fifteen days' previous notice thereof
having been given in two of the daily newspapers
of tta« city of New Orb-ans), au election for direc
ts s for the coming year shall lie held by the stock
holders at tlie office of the company, and a plu
ral.t.v of votes, counting one vote for each share
of stock voted on (either by the holder thereof or
his proxy), shall be sufficient for the election of a
director; and if. from any cause, said election
should fail on the day appointed, the meeting of
stockholders for that purpose mav be adjourned
fifteen days, and. if nectssarv, every succeeding
fifteen davs thereafter: notice thereof being in
serted in the daily papers as above provided, until
a valid election of directors is effected.
All elections shall lie by ballot, superintended by
three inspectors chosen by vote among the stock
holders (not directors) present on the day of elec
tion.
The directors thus elected, shall, at their first
meeting, choose (bv a majority of the w hole board)
one from among themselves as president of this
corporation, aud one as vice president.
It shall be the duty of the president to preside at
all meetings of the board. Iu case of his absence
or inability to act. the vice president shall perform
all the duties of the president, aud be vested w ith
the same powers.
At all meetings of stockholders for tlie election
of directors or tor other purposes, each stockholder
shall be entitled to one vote (either directly or by
proxy) for'every share of tlie Stock held by him,
and ior which his name api»ears on the books of
the corjioration.
ARTICLE VIII.
A majority of the board shall constitute a quorum
to transact all the business of the corporal ion.
aud any director who shall fail to lie he present at
four consecutive meetings, without the consent of
the board, shall be considered as having vacated
his office. The board shall have power to fill any
vacancy that may occur among the directors from
death resignation, absence or otherwise.
The board shall elect a secretary, a treasurer
and all other officers, clerks and ageuie of the
corporation which they may deem urine am it
shall define their duties, fix their salaries, and
remove them at pleasure.
The board may grant (for the transaction of the
business of the corporation) to committees of their
own body, or to their office is or agents, such pow
ers as they may deem expedient, and may also ap
point agents within ami without the State of Louis
iana, under such conditions as to said board may
seem proper, and tlie lioard shall have full power
to make by-laws, rules and regulations, and to
alter and amend the same whenever they con
sider it necessary.
Minutes of the proceedings of the Board of Di
rectors shall be kept by the secretary and signed
by tlie president.
ARTICLE IX.
Whenever certificates of stock are issued to
stockholders, they shall be signed by tlie president
and tlie secretary. All notes, drafts, checks, con
tracts. and all evidences of debt, shall also be
signed by the president aud secretary. Books shall
be kept open for the registry and transfer of shares
of the capital stock of the corporation, subject to
tin* regulations established by the board. Transfers
shall be made in said books and signed by the share
holder or his attorney in fact.
All transfers of stock shall lie valid and recog
nized by the corporation if signed on the back of tlie
certificate by the shareholder aud two witnesses.
ARTICLE X.
No stockholder iu this corporation shall ever be
liable or responsible for tlie contracts or faults of
tlie corporation, nor shall any mere informality in
organization have the effect of jenderiug this
charter null, or of exposing a stockholder to any
liability beyond the amount of his stock.
ARTICLE XL
The liouidation of the affairs of tlie corporation
shall be made by three commissioners, appointed by
the stockholders from among their own members, at
meeting convened for that purpose, after thirty
days previous notice in two newspapers published
in New Orleans. The duty of said commissioners
shall be to liquidate finally all the business of the
corporation, on such terms and in such manner as
shall be determined at the meeting by a majority
of the stockholders present or represented; and it,
at any time prior to tlie termination of this char
ter, two thirds of all the stockholders iu number,
representing two thirds of the stock in amount,
shall at any meeting of the stockholders called for
.that purpose, after thirty davs previous notice, for
the liquidation of the affairs of this corporation,
and elect commissioners, ami determine the mode
and manner iu which said liquidation is to be
made, then the liquidation sliill be made immedi
ately. »
ARTICLE XII.
The names of the stockholders, tlieir residence
aud the number of shares held by each are de
clared to be such as are subscribed to this act of
incorporation and set opposite each of their names
respectively.
The United States internal revenue stamp ot
five cents per sheet required by law* for this act
lias been hereunto duly affixed and canceled.
This done and passed in m.v office, at the city of
New Orleans, aforesaid, on the day and date above
written, iu the presence of Harry T. Hays and
Samuel M. Burnett, witnesses of lawful age and
domici'ated in saia city, who hereunto sign their
names, together with the parties subscribing, and
me, notary.
(Original signed) A. VAN CAMP.
THOMASF. KERR,
P. B. FOUKE,
Z. TAYLOR.
J. R. HASTINGS,
GEORGE HERBERT.
SAMUEL H. HOUSTON,
A. B. SEELYE.
W. F. DUNHAM.
HARRY T. HAY*,
S. M. BURNETT.
GcORGE W. CHRISTY,
Notary Pub'ic.
I hereby certify the foregoing to be a true copy
of the original act of incorporation extant in my
office. Iu w'ituess whereof I grant these pres
ents under my signature ami seal of office.
GEORGE W. CHRISTY, Notary Public.
New Orleans, May 27, 1871. mv28 je4 1118
AUCTION SALES.
By R. M. & B. J. Montgomery.
——. *-
HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE. PIANOS, CARPETS.
ETC., AT AUCTION.
B Y R. 31. A- B. J. MONTGOMERY—R.
M. MONTGOMERY, Auctioneer—Will be sold
on every SATURDAY TUESDAY, and THURSDAY,
at the Old Auction Mart, 87 Camp street, at eleven
o'clock—
A GENERAL ASSORTMENT OF NEW and SEC
OND-HAND FURNITURE, such as Rosewood
Mahogany and Walnut Bedsteads, Arinoirs, Bu
toaus, Washatands, Parlor Furniture, Marble Top
Centre Tables, Carpets, Flench Plate Mirrors,
Mattresses, Cooking stoves, etc.
ALSO.
A large invoice of Cottage Beds, Cane and Wood
Seat Chairs. Also. Upright aud Square Pianos of
Pleyel, Favre aud other manufactories.
ALSO,
AN IMMENSE STOCK OF NEW FURNITURE of
all description at private sale.
Terms—Cash no3
FURNITURE! FURNITURE! FURNITURE!
SUCCESSION OF JOHN H. WILLIAMS—NO. 34,522.
B V G. DE FERIET, AUCTIONEER. OFFICB
No. 50 Royal street.—WEDNESDAY, June21,1871,
at eleven o'clock A. M., will be sold on the premises
No. 48 Piety street, between Moreau and Ddiiphiue
streets, Third District, by virtue of an order from
the Hon. Louis Duvigueaud, Judge of tlie Second
District Court for the parish of Orleans, dated
June 6, 1871, the following described furniture, to
wit—
A GENERAL ASSORTMENT OF HOUSEHOLD
FURNITURE, consisting of sofas, chairs, centre
table, curtains, carpets, rugs, clock and mantel or
naments, mirrors, what-nots, vases, pictures, liat
racks, oil cloths, bureaus, bedsteads, arinoirs,
towel racks, sideboard, dining table, lounges, easy
chairs, lamps, shades.
ALSO,
Stove aud cooking utensils, scales. Moss press,
truck, on© small desk, etc.
Terms—Cash on the spot. je8 10 17 21
FURNITURE! FURNITURE! FURNITURE!
SUCCESSION OF JOSEPH VINCENT—NO. "4,507.
B Y G. DE FERIET. AUCTIONEER.
Offlce No. 50 Royal street—WEDNESDAY,
June 21, 1871, at eleven o'clock A. M., will be so!a
on the premises, No. 67 St. Peter street, between
Royal and Bourbon streets. Second District, by
virtue of an order from tlie Hon. Louis Duvigueaud,
Judge of the Second District Court Tor the parish
of Orleans, dated June 1, 1871, the following de
scribed furniture, to wit—
A General Assortment of HOUSEHOLD FURNI
TURE, such as chairs, tables, curtains, carpets,
rugs, clock and mantle ornaments (real bronze),
mirrors, bedsteads, washstauds, extension dining
tables, cornices, etc.
ALSO,
Glass and crockery ware, stove and cooking
utensils, etc.
Terms—Cash on the spot. j©8 10 17 21
COMFORTABLE TENEMENT CORNER OF WASH
INGTON AVENUE AND GOOBCHILDREN OR
ST. CLAUDE STREETS.
SUCCESSION OF JOHN HENDERSON-No. 34.562.
B V G. DE FERIET. AUCTIONEER—OFF-CE
No. 50 Royal street—THURSDAY. June 22. 1871,
at twelve o'clock M., at the Royal Street Auction
Exchange, late Bank of Louisinna, comer ol Royal
and Conti streets, will be sold by public auction,
by virtue of an order from tlie honorable the Judge
oif the Second District Court for the parish of Or
leans, dated May 16, 1871, the following described
real estate, viz—
A LOT OF GROUND in the Third District of this
city, in the square hounded by Washington avenue,
Goodchildren or St. Claude. Morales and Music
streets, measuring 33 feet 9 inches and 7 lines
front on Goodchildren street, by 75 feet 2 inches
ami 4 lines in depth and front on Washington
avenue. The buildings and improvements consist
ot a comfortable wooden tenement, containing two
rooms, side gallery and kitchen, new cistern and
privy, and carriage entrance on side.
Terms—One half cash, balauce ou a credit of one
year, in a note or notes secured by special mort
gage and vendor's lieu, aud bearing eight jier cent
interest i>oi annum from the day of sale until final
payment, the buildings to lie kept insured, policy
transferred, aud the mortgage to embrace the
clause of five per cent attorney's commission in
case of suit.
Act of sale, with United States internal revenue
stamps attached, before W. J. Castell. notary pub'ie,
at purchaser's expense. my20 27 je3 io 17 22
VALUABLE COTTAGE IN THE FOURTH DISTRICT,
FORMING THE CORNER OF COLISEUM AND
JOSEPHINE STREETS.
ALSO,
TWO VALUABLE LOTS IN ALGIERS.
SUCCESSION OF JAMES M. PENNEGER,
Second District Court for the parish of Orleans
No. 34,149.
B V G. DE FERIET, AUCTIONEER—Office
No. 50 Roval street—SATURDAY, June 17, 1871,
at twelve o'clock M., at the St, Charles Auction
Exchange, in the basement rotunda of the St.
Charles Hotel, will be sold by public auction, by
virtue of a judgment rendered by the Hon. Louis
Duvigueaud. kludge of the Second District Court for
the parish of Orleans, dated May 9. 1371. the ltd
lowing described real estate, for account of said
succession—
1. A LOT OF GROUND in the Fourth District of
this city, in the square bounded by Josephine,
Coliseum. St. Andrew aud Prytania streets, measur
ing 31 feet 4 inches and 5 lilies front on Coliseum
street, by 120 feet depth and front ou Josephine
street, together with the elegant cottage house,
covered with slates, containing on the first lioor
tw o parlors with marble mam els, hall, front, side
and rear galleries; on the second thior two bed
rooms with closets, front, side and rear verandas.
A two-story frame building covered with slates,
containing on the lower floor diningroom, store
room, pantry aud water closets: on the upper floor
two bedrooms, bathroom and water elosets. A two
story frame building covered with slates, contain
ing kitchen ou tlie first floor and bedroom above.
A large tw o-story wooden shed covered with slates.
Cistern, etc. The yard iu front is flagged, ami in
the rear paved with brick. The gas is introduced
throughout the whole buildings. The oroperty is
leased at $100 per month, to the first of October
871.
2. TWO LOTS OF GROUND, in tlie Fifth District
of this city, iu the square bounded by Olivier,
Peter, Gosselin and Alix streets, and designated by
tlie Nos. iUand 11, measuring each 28 feet fronton
Olivier street, by 100 feet in depth between parallel
lines.
Terms—One-third cash, and the balance at one
and two years' credit in notes of the purchaser,
bearing interest at the rate of eight per cent per
annum from tlie dav of sale until final payment,
and secured by mortgage, and vendors privilege
ou the property sold, and five per cent attorney's
fees, in case of suit on said notes. The policy of
insurance to be transferred to the vendor, ami the
premium ol insurance for the unexpired term to be
refunded by tlie purchaser. Tne taxes of 1871 to be
assumed by the purchaser.
Acts of sale, including United States internal reve
nue stamps attached, before A. D. Doriocourt, notary
public, at purchaser's expense.
myl7 20 27 je3 10 17
IMPROVED PROPERTY.NO. 202 UNION STREET
BETWEEN PROSPER AND SOLIDELLE
SUCCESSION OF MARIE LOUISE JEAN LOUIS,
No. 34,036.
B Y G. DE FERIET, AUCTIONEER—OFFICB
No. 50 Royal street—SATURDAY^ June 24,
1871, at twelve o'clock M., at the Royal Street
Auction Exchange (late Bank of Louisiana), corner
Royal and Conti streets, will lie sold by public auc
tion, by virtue of an order from the Hon. Louis
Duvigueaud, Judge of tlie Second District Court for
the parish of Orleans, dated May 22, 1871, the fol
lowing described real estate, belonging to said
succession, viz—
A LOT OF GROUND, with the buildings and im
provements thereon, in the Third District of this
city, in tlie squarw b* unded l»y Union, Prosper,
Bagatelle or Bourbon and Soltdelle streets, measur
ing in French measure 30 feet front on Union street
by 115 feet in depth, between parallel lines.
The buildings and improvements consist of a
small wooden house, N-*. 202 Union street, contain
ing two rooms; a backbuilding, containing two
rooms; slicd. privy, small cistern, well, etc.
Terms—Casli in United States treasury notes.
Act of sab*, w ith United States internal revenue
stamps ait ached, before Edward Barnett, notary
public, at • iichaser's expense.
mv24 r, 10 17 24
By E. A. Deslonde.
---» • »——
SUCCESSION OF WILLIAM G. BROTHERS.
Second District Court for the parish of Orleans,
No. 29.499.
B V E. A. DESLONDE, AUCTIQNEKR
Office N 9 Union street—THURSDAY.
June 2p, 1871, at twelve o'clock M. t at
the Merchants and Auctioneers' Exchange,
on Royal street, bi t ween ('anal and Customhouse
streets, by virtue aud in pursuance of an order of
tlie Honorable Louis Duvigueaud, Judge of the
Second District Court for the parish of Orleans,
dated Mav 25, 1871. will be sold, for account of the
succession of William Brothers, deceased—
A LOT OFOROU NL>, situated on Constance street,
descrilied as a certain lot of ground situated in the
suburb Laeouise. in touare No. 39, bounded by Con
stance. Basin. Edward and Annunciation streets,
measuring, in English measure, 34 feet front on
Constance street by i00 feet in depth, between
natallel lines beim; composed of the whole of lot
No. 22 and a strip ol 9 feet taken from lot No. 21, iu
said square 39. as per plan of C. F. Zimple, dated
third January, 1833. and deposited iu the office of
Jules Mossy, notary. Together with all tlie im
provements thereon.
Terms aud Conditions of Sale—Three thousand
($3000) dollars cash in United States treasury notes,
balance on a credit of one aud two years, m the
notes of the purchaser, bearing) eight per cent
interest from date until final payment; payable to
his own order, and by him indorsed, the notes to be
secured by special mortgage upon the property,
and the mortgage to contain the clause of five per
cent for attorneys' fees in case of suit to enforce
payment; the buildings to be insured to the amount
of the notes aud the policy of insurance to be
transferred.
my27 j©3 10 17 24 29
CHOICE CANAL STREET PROPERTY,
CORNER OF JOHNSON STREET.
SUCCESSION OF OCTAVE H. DESFORGES.
C. M. TARL'T, TUTOR, VS. MR. AND MRS. H.
ROLLING.
SALE IN PARTITION.
Second District Court for the parish of Orleans,
No. 34.485.
TJY C. E. GIRARDEY Sc CO., AUC
J3 tioneers—Nicholas J, Hoey, auctioneer—
Office No. 17 Exchange place.—SATURDAY. June
24, 1871, at twelve o'clock M., at the Merchants and
Auctioneers' Exchange* on Royal street, between
Canal and Customhouse streets, by virtue of a judg
ment of the honorable the Second District Court
for tlie parish of Orleans, rendered Mav 19, 1871, iu
the above entitled matter, will be sold by public
auction, in order to effect a partition, the following
described property, to wit—
TWO LOTS OF GROUND in the First District of
this city, iu the square bounded by Caual, Jack
soil (now' Gasquet), Prieur and Johnson streets,
designated as lots Nos. 9 and 10 on a plan annexed
to au act before Theo. Guvol, notary public, on
May 29, 1857. Said lots adjoin each other, and
uieasuie as follows, in American measure, to wit:
Lot No. 9 has 29 feet 8 inches aud 7 lines front on
Canal street, by 159 feet 10 inches aud 3 lines in
depth, between parallel lines; aud lot No. 10 has 29
feet Sim iles and 4 lines front, on Canal street, by 159
feet 10 itich+s aud 3 lines in depth and front on John
son street.aud forming the corner of Canal and John
son streets. The improvements ou said lot com
prise a small one-story house on the rear of tlie
lots, curb and brick bauquettes ou both streets
ami lots uuder a good fence.
Terms of sale—Two-eighths in cash, and the re
maining six-eighths on a credit of one, two and
three years in notes of the purchaser bearing inter
est of eight per cent per annum from date of sale 1
until final payment, with penal clause of five per
cent attorney's lees, in event of suit to enforce
payment of the notes, and secured by special inort
gage and vendor's lien on the property sold, and
purchasers to assume payment of all taxes forth©
year 1871.
Acts of sale and United States stamps at the ex
pense of the purchaser, before A. Doriocourt.
notary public. my23 je3 10 17 24
PROPERTY ON 4 POY'DRAS AND HOWARD STREETS.
SALE IN PARTITION.
MRS ALEXANDER TAYLOR, LATE WIDOW OF
Michael Downey, vs. Hugh McCloskey, under
tutor of the minors Richard JameB and Mary
Eliza Downey.
Second District Court for the parish of Orleans—
No. 34,564.
B Y C. E. GIRARDKY & CO„ AUC
TIONEERS—Nicholas J. Hoey, Auctioneer
Office No. 17 Exchange Place—SATURDAY'. June 24,
1871, at twelve o'clock M., at the Merchants
and Auctioneers' Exchange, on Royal 6treet, be
tween Canal and Customhouse streets, by virtue
of two judgments rendered by the honorable the
Second District Court for the parish of Orleans,
ou tlie ninth aud nineteenth days of May, 1871, will
be sold by public auction, iu order to effect a par
tition iu the aliove entitled matter—
TWO LOT.> OF GROUND, with all the buildings
and improvements tliereou, iu the First District of
this city, in the square bounded by Povdras, La
fayette' (late Hevia). Liberty (late St Paul) aud
Howard (late Gironde) streets, and designated as
lots Nos. 4 and 9 of said square.
Lot No. 4 measures 26 feet 10 inches and 5 lines
front on Povdras street, by 110 f**et in depth, be
tween parallel hues. The improvements comprise
a one-story and attic frame cottage, witli front gal
lery, hall aud three rooms; a two-story wing to the
exieut of six rooms (this portion damaged by fire);
yard paved, bath house, hydrant, etc. The prop
erty is known as No. 308 Povdras street.
Lot No. 9 measures 27 feet 3 inches and 5 lines
front ou Howard (late Gironde) street, by 107 feet 10
inches in depth, between parallel lines. On this
lot is a one-story building aud sbed, known as No.
180 Howard street.
Terms—One-third cash, the remainder at one and
two years credit iu notes of the purchasers, bear
ing interest of eight per cent per annum from date
of sale until final payment, with the penal clauie
of five per cent attorney's fees in event of suit to
enforce payment of the notes, to he secured by
sjieeial mortgage and vendor's lien on the property
sold, the improvements to be kept insured aud
policies transferred to holders of notes, and pur
chasers to assume payment, over aud above tneir
bids, of all taxes for 1871.
Acts of sale and United States stamps, at the ex
pense of the purchasers, before W. J. Castell, notary
public. mv21 j©3 10 17 24
By Neville & Van Solingen.
MORTGAGE NOTES, SWAMP LANDS, LOUISIANA
STATE BANK STOCK, BANK OF LOUISIANA
STOCK AND NOTES, ONE IRON CHEST AND
ONE DESK.
SUCCESSION OF JUAN Y DE EGANA.
Second District Court for the Parish of Orleans—
Ne. 16.632.
B Y NEVILLE & VAN SOLINGEN, AUC
tioueers — Office, No. 171 Gravier street—
WEDNESDAY, July 5. 1871. at twelve o'clock M.,
at the Merchants ami Auctioneers' Exchange, on
Royal street, between Canal aud Customhouse
streets, will be sold at public auction, by virtue
of an order from tlie Hon. Louis Duvigueaud.
Judge ot the Second District Court for the parish of
Orleans, dated Mav 19, 1871, docket No. 1(5.632, the
following described property, belonging to the suc
cession of Juan y de Egana—
All and singular the RIGHT, TITLE and INTER
EST of the late Juan y de Egana, or his succession,
in and to:
1. A judgment of the Fourth District Court
of New Orleans, rendered June 20, 1866, in
swit No. 16.770, entitled Charles Baquie and John
G. Gaines. Syndics, vs. Trasimon Landry, against
the defendant, for $80,250, with interest,"costs and
fees, as stipulated iu said judgment, aud privilege
aud special mortgage.
2. Eleven notes of Hugh M. Keary. amounting in
the aggregate to $44,577 13, secured by mortgage,
and upon which executory process has beeu issued,
the whole as set forth in suit No. 3029 of the docket
of the Seventh District Court for the parish of
Orleans, entitled "M. J. de Lizardi, liquidator, etc.,
et als vs. Hugh M. Keary," which mortgage was
granted on a certain plantation known as tlie Ash
land plantation, situated iu the parish of Rapides,
ou Bayou B<cuf, containing 595 superficial arpents.
being one-half of a tract of 1190 ariients formerlj*
ow'ued by H. M. Scott.
3. Twenty-tour notes of Keary Brothers, amount
ing iu the aggregate to $89,000, secured by mort
gage, and upon which executory process has been
issued, the whole as set forth iu suit No. 3030 of the
docket of the Seventh District Court for the parish
of Orleans, entitled "Manuel J. de Lizardi, liqui
dator, etc., et al vs. Keary Brothers," which mort
gage was granted ou a certain plantation known as
the North Bend plantation, situated iu Rapides
parish, containing about 1604* acres, more or less.
4. A note of Hugh M. Keary, amounting to $4000,
secured by mortgage, aud upon which executory
process has been issued, the whole as set forth in
suit No. 3023 of the docket of the Seventh District
Court for tlie parish of Orleans, entitled Manuel
J. de Lizardi, liquidator, etc., vs. Hugh M. Keary,
which mortgage was granted on a certain planta
tion situated iu the parish of Avoyelles, on Bayou
du Lfc, containing about 1250 acres of land.
5. The following swamp lands situated in the
parish of Avoyelles, in tms State, in the south
western district of Louisiana:
West half and fractional southeast quarter of
fractional section thirty-seven, tow'iisliip one south,
range two east, and lots one and three of section
thirtv-six, township one south, range two east,
572 25-100 acres.
South half and northeast quarter and east half
of noi tliwest quarter of section thirty-two, town
ship one north, range three east. 560 42-100 acres.
West half and southeast quarter of northwest
quarter, and northeast quarter of southwest quar
ter of section thirty-one, township one north, range
three cast, 159 92-100 acres.
Lot four of section three, lots one, two, three,
four, five and six of section four, and lot one of
section five, township one south, range three east,
637 acres.
Lot eight of section thirty-seven, and fractional
section sixtv-one, township one south, range two
east. 54 88-100 acn s.
These last 54 88-100 acres not confirmed to the
State.
ALSO,
6. Twenty-two shares of the old capital stock of
the Louisiana State Bank, certificate No. 4683.
7. Ten shares of tlie capital stock of the Bank of
Louisiana, certificate No. 3010.
8. Notes of tlie circulation of the Bank of Louis
iana, amounting to $5196 53.
also,
On the same day. at 10 A. M., at the office of the
auctioneers. 171 Gravier street,
One iron chest.
One desk.
Terms—Cash. my30 31 je3 10 17 24 jy5
By A. Huston.
HORSES AND MULES.
Tri weekly sa.les of fine saddle aud harness horses
work mules, top aud open baggies, harness
etc., at auction. 3 ' tBa
B Y N<^ ' 1 i , V^ TON ' . AUCTIONEER — OFFICE
No. 199 Gravier street—Will he uij
TUESDAY THURSDAY and SATURDAY of eve
week, at eleven o'clock A. M„ at stables corner of
Gravier and Baronne streets— corner 01
Fine saddle and harness HORSES and M4RU9
good work MULES, new and second-hand top and
tended Z 8 '**' " ag0n8 ' etC ' 0ut door sales B at
7e e i r to~ C " hia United State8 notes.
MODEL SUBURBAN FARM,
AN EIGHTY-ACRE SUGAR PLANTATION,
WITH
A COMMODIOUS AND PRETTY RESIDENCE,
On the Mississippi River.
ONLY SIX MILES ABOVE CARROLLTON;
A Delightful Summer House, with splendid road to
the city,
ON LONG CREDIT AND EASY TERMS,
FOR ACCOUNT OF A FORMER PURCHASER,
AT PUBLIC AUCTION.
B Y NASH & HODGSON— YV. f. HODGSON,
Auctioneer—Office No. 170 Gravier street—On
WEDNESDAY. June 21,1871, at twelve o'clock M., at
the St. Charles Auction Exchange, for account and
at the risk ami expense of J. M. Peyton, who failed
to comply with the terms of au adjudication made
to him ou the twenty-seventh day ot May,1871, at
public auction, \vithout reserve, wUi be sold—
A VALUABLE SUGAR TRACT OF LAND, with
the improvements thereon, situated on tlm left
hank of the Ylississippi river, in the parish of Jet
ferson six miles above tlie city ot Carrollton,
which measuies about two arpents front on the
said river, by about forty arpeuts in depth, being
about eighty arpents in tlie entire tract, aud
between parallel lines, AineiU'an measure, as per a
plan ivade by Louis II. Pilie, surveyor, dated May
The' improvements consist of a COMMODIOUS
AND WELL-BUILT ELEVATED FRAME GO IT AGE
hOl'SK, with large ball in tlie centre, twelve by
forty feet, and some seven lar^e rooms, all very
handaomelv finished, witli lii^n ceilings, aud ill
■rood order aud repair, with kitchen, neyro quar
ters, stabling, «ood fences, etc. The Louse bus
about one hundred and titty running feet of ten
foot gallery, aud stands about sixty by seventy
feet, aud is a delightful summer residence, and is
built of the best cypress and material.
The yard is embellished witli choice and beauti
ful shrubbery and shade trees; lliere is a line
vegetable garden in full blast and growing condi
tion, about fifty orange trees aud about ten acres
of ground plauted in cane.
This charming little" Model farm" will be sold on
the following terms and conditions: The sum of
$Z500 to be jiaid in cash iu United States treasury
notes, on the spot, aud tlie balance at one and two
years, with eight per cent iuterest, aud the usual
clauses for special mortgage, attorney's lees and
insurance.
Act of sale before James Fahey, notary, at the
expense of the purchasers, including the stamps
and the taxes for 1371. jell 16td
ELEGANT FAMILY RESIDENCE
OX THE
Corner of Third and Camp streets,
WITH
EIGHT LARGE, CHOICE LOTS OF GROUND,
Opposite the elegant residences of Messrs. A.
Montgomery, W. H. Hogan, Mason Pilcher, Esq.,
and others.
A CHARMING HOMESTEAD, WITH BEAUTIFUL
GROUNDS,
On from Two to Seven Y'eais Credit, with only Six
Per Cent Interest.
SUCCESSION OF DUNCAN N. HENNEN.
Second District Court for the parish of Orleans—
No. 29,397.
B Y NASH Sc HODGSlON-W. I. HODGSON,
Auctioneer—Office No. 170 Gravier street—On
SATURDAY, July 1, 1871, at twelve o'clock M.,
at the St. Charles Auction Exchange, in the base
ment rotunda of the St. Charles Hotel, by virtue
and in pursuance of au order ot the Hon.
Louis Duvigueaud, Judge of the Second District
Court for tlie parish of Orleans, dated May 26,
1871, docket No. 29,397, for account of the succes
sion of Duncan N. Ilennen, deceased, at public
auction, will be sold—
EIGHT LARGE AND CHOICE LOTS OF GROUND,
together with the buildings and improvements
thereon, situated in the Fourth District of this city,
iu tlie square hounded by Camp, Third, Fourth and
Chestnut streets, designated as Nos. i to 8, inclu
sive, aud lueasureas follows, to wit: Lots Nos. 1 to
4 adjoiu each other and measure each 31 feet front
ou Third street, by a depth of 127 feet, lot No. 1
forming the comer of Gamp aud Third streets.
Lots Nos. 5 to 8 adjoin each other aud the above
described lots in their rear, and measure each 31
tcet front ou Fourth street, by a depth of 127 feet
lot No. 5 forming the corner of Fourth and Gamp
streets: all between parallel lines, American meas
ure. according to a plan made by Louis H. Pilie,
surveyor, dated June —. 1871.
The improvements on lots Nos. 1 to 4 consist of
a well built, commodious and stylish oue aud a
half story elevated brick slate roof cottage resi
dence, retired from the street, with wide front
balceny side aud rear galleries, with wide hall iu
the centre; large aud elegant drawing and bed
rooms. dining room, cabinets, closets, iiaturoom
and all family conveniences for a large family,
with gas throughout. There is a two-story brick
slate roof real' building, with kitchen, ironing
room, servants' rooms; also a two-story brick slate
root carriage house, with all necessary dependen
cies. wash-house, chicken houses, three large cis
terns. etc. The grounds are handsomely laid and
Ragged, and embellished with choice shrubbery,
fruit and shade trees; the whole in good order aiid
repair.
Lots Nos. 5 to 8 are Tacant, except used as a
nursery, and will form together one of this
choicest building sites iu tlie city.
This charming aud valuable' property will be
sold in block on the following desirable
Terms and conditions—The purchaser will assume
the sum of #6658 37, due ou the twentieth day of
September, 1873; the sum of #6658 37, due on the
sixteenth (lay of September, 1874, and the sum of
#6658 37, due ou the nineteenth day of March, 1878.
with interest at the rate of six per cent perannum
from June 1.1871; the interest To he pain annually
on the first of June in each year nnti! the princi
pals become due, aud for the balance, cash in
luited States treasury notes, on the spot. The
purchaser will be required to keep the premises
insured for a sum uot less than #12.000, and to
transfer the policy to the vendor.
Act of sale before George VV. Christy, notary, at
the expense of the purchaser, including the stamps
and the taxes for the current year 1871.
niy31 je 10 17 24 jyl
By S. Guinault.
IN THE MATTER OF FRANCISCO PARODI, AN
INTERDICTED PERSON.
B \ H. fU'INAl I.T, AUCTIONEER-OFFICE
comer Exchange alley and Bienville street—
SATURDAY, July 1, 1371, will be sold, at twelve
o clock M., at the Royal Street Auction Exchange
corner of Conti and Royal streets, bv virtue of an
order from the honorable the Second District Court
tor the parish of Orleaus, dated Mav 30, 1871_
A Lo l OF GROUND, situated in the Third Dis
trict of this city, in square hounded bv Good
children, Love, Frenchmen and Union stieets
measuring 30 feet front on Goodchiidren street hv
w.w 111 ll ''l' ttl ' Freneti measure, together with
all the improvements thereon.
Terms—-Cash.
Act of sale before William H. Seymour, notary
of 'V" Purchaser, including
t nited States stamps aud the taxes for 1870 and
ifLll _ _1I1V31 je8 15 22 jyl
SUCCESSION OF JEAN MAl'MUS—NO. 33,400.
B Y S ' GUINAULT, AUCTIONEER-OFFICE
rr rV,* v 01 ami Bienville street—
''•A 11 Kl>A\ . J ill \ 8, 18 41, will he soli) at \t ♦
Auction Exchange,Corner of Conti
and Roval streets, by virtue of an order from tlie
honorable the Second District Court for the uarish
0 \ Or .l < :'; u ' 8 ' dated March 10 1870- P h
A CERTAIN LOT OF GROUND, with the Build
mgs aud improvements thereon, situated in the
iaulmurg Treme, Second District ofthUcitv in
square No. 31, comprised between Marais G ; o'nti
n, , «ur a e , ' d 43 S feet U i^ treet l' and ^tTg^meric^
measure, 4J ieet lo>2 inches in fronton Mnaia
ronti ' J, a d t ei V lh ° T ^ feet 11 iurll( ' s ami 2 lilies on
Conti street—together with a two-storv brick
house, with a veranda on both streets and con
taiuiug tliree rooms and ball ou the ground door
The earner room is larger than the two
Others, being used as a store. Three rooms 'Hid
ing and hack gallery on the second floor.' Two
alHive 'r Sl >n °« bu i ldin " adjoining the
three w Wi ' Marais atieer, and having
three roems with an entrance door- tlie other
having four rooms, double two story brick privy
tenements! 1118 ' tUe wUol « divided ini ^ two
tlT^hange ffree * Wy t0 " " lan *° * P * b ' blt "d at
,,T'' r[ ns Two thousand ($2000) dollars cash, and
Gnm a ,'j at "."edit of one. two and three years
fmuia 11 ! 0 da.v of sale, in notes or coupons, if re
quired to suit the convenience of the vendors for
their respective shares, drawn by the purchaser o
liis own order and by him indorsed, bearing interest
at eight per cent per anuiim from date until flu il
payment, payable at the Bank of America in this
city, secured by vendor's privilege and morVal'e
ou the property sold; the purchaser to assume"
sides the price of adjudication, the payment of
taxes of the running year, 1871; to keep eiustaiit v
insured against the risk of tire, up to the amount
ot said notes, and Be until their final payment the
buildings erected on said property to transfer the
Robey of insurance to the tutrix of sald^, V
i»wve b 'T n s : Tin 1116 P0fe!ms,r ,r pay n au; all
judicial p'roceediugs s'lmuld^become'ifeiessar^to
recover the amount of said notes. nttessar -Y to
lic A at c "villier, notary pub
AUCT I O N SALE S.
By Placide J. Spear.
IMPROVED REAL ESTATE ON ST. PHILIP
STREET, BETWEEN ST, CPAUDE sup
TRKME 6TREETS.
•ESTATE OF CATHERINE MO UREY, WIDOW OP
MARIUS FLORY,
Second District Court for the parish of O: cans
Court Docket No. —
B
5 Y PlaACIDE j- SPEAK.. AUCTIONEER
Office 46 Exchange alley—SATl RDAV. Ja]j
1871 at twelve o'clock M., will be sold at pubac
auction, at the Royal Street Auction Exchange
(late Bank of Louisiana), corner of tout; an8
Roval streets, by virtue aud in pursuance t*
■in' order from the Honorable Louis Duvigueaud,
Judge of the Second District Court tor the panne
of Orleans, dated June 6, 1871, the following de
8l A CER^TA fs "po R i°I ONOF G RG CN D, situated in the
Second District of this city, in the square bounded
bv St Philip. Ursulines, Ireine and St. Claude
streets, making part of a lot designated by the
number three, on a plan drawn by J. Pilie, late City
Surveyor aud deposited in the office of Felix ,fe
Armas, late, notary in this city, per act passed
July 28, 1826; said portion of ground measures, .n
French measure, 2. feet trout on St. Philip street
by 120 feet iu depth, bounded ou one side by the
other portion of said lot number three, and on the
oilier side bv the properly ol Vietoire Wiltz or
assigns, together wrth the buildings and improve
meats l hereon. _ . ,, , , ,
Terms and Conditions—One half cash, and ihe
balance on a ciedit of one year, tor uotes divided
iu coupons, bearing interest at eight per ceut per
annum from date till paid, ami secured by roort
■■a„e on said prajiei tv the buildings to tie kept m
sured anil the policy transferred to the ad mini*,
trator. aud in ease of sutt to recover payment ot
said notes the attorney's fees at live per cent shad
lie paid by tlie purchaser.
Act of sale, together with internal revenue
stamps, etc., at the exjiense of the pure(■•-er. be
fore O. Dronet, notary public. je8 lo 24 jyl
VALUABLE IMPROVED AND VACANT PROPERTY
IN THE FOURTH AND SIXTH DISTRICTS.
B Y PLACIDE J. f*PEAR. AUCTIONEER—
Office No. 46* Exchange alley—SATURDAY,
Juue 17 1871. at twelve o'clock M.. will he sold, at
tlie St. Charles Auction Exchange, the following
very valuableproper tv. to wit:
1. NEW DOUBLE COT r AGE, Nos. 84 and 84(4
First street, oetween Chippewa anil Fulton streets.
2. DOUBLE GiOTTAGE, No. 86 Fiist stieet. be
tween Fulton and Chippewa stieets.
3. DOUBLE COTTAGE. No. 88 Fiist street, be
tween Follon and » hippewa stn-ets.
4. NEW DG4UBLE COTTAGE Nos. 405 and 407
Annunciation street, between Jackson and Joseph
1U 5. 8 NF>V "tWO-STORY FRAME HOUSE, No. 497
Annunciation street, between Phil p and Fust
streets.
6. TWO VACANT LOTS OF GROUND, on Chest
nut street, between Philip a,.d F'irst streets.
7. EIGHT VACANT LOTS OF GROUND, in Sixth
District, bounded by Bacchus, Apollo, Amelia and
Peniston streets.
Terms and conditions—One-third cash, and the
balauce on a credit of oue ami two yeat'B. for
notes bearing eiglit per cent iuterest per annum
from dale until final payment, with mortgage aud
vendor's lien and privilege, the clause of non
alienando," as also the clause of five per cent at
torney's fees in case of judici-1 proceeding; the
premises to be kept insured by purchasers, aud the
; amount of tire woueapned term of insurance to be
j reimbursed to vendor, and jmlictet transferred to
parties interested; purchasers to aasume all taxe*
for 1870 and 1371 over aud above the price of adju
dication.
Acts ot sale before W, J. Castell, notary public,
with internal revenue stamps, at the expense of the
purchasers.
N. B—The above list will he sold according to
plaus now exhibited at the St. Charles Auction Ex
change without any limit wliat.oever. jell
By J. B. Walton.
STOCKS AND SCRIP.
BANK OF AMERICA, LOUISIANA STATE BA5I,
CRESCENT CITY RAILROAD, SIX PER G ENT
BOND OF THE STATE OF LOUISIANA, MEE
CHANTS' MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY
SCRIP.
SUCCESSION OF EDWARD MHINKLE, DECEASED.
Second District Court for the parish of Ot lea*,
No. 32,895.
B Y J. B. WALTON, AUCTIONEER—OFFIC1
No. 162 Common street—WEDNESDAY, June 21,
1871, at twelve o'clock M.. at the St. Charles Auc
tion Exchange, basement rotunda of the St. Chariet
Hotel, by virtue aud in pursuance of a judgmeot
of tiie honorable the Second District Court for the
parish of Orleaus, iu the matter of Mrs. Fllizalieth
shinkle. wife of Amaudus Brvde. vs. Felicite Shin
kle, natural tutrix,et al, No. 32,895 of the docket oi
tin- court, will tie sold by public auction—
Twenty-five Shares of the Capital Stock of the
Crescent City Railroad Company.
Fifteen Shares Capital Stock Louisiana State i
Bank, old stock, equal to #2 55-100 per share stock
of the State Na'ional Bank of #1 0—the tractions! |
share redeemable by the hank for $55.
Twenty Shares Capital Stock Bank of America. '
All the above ex-divideuds declared to the day 0! !
sale.
Scrip of the Merchants' Mutual Insurance Com- (
pony:
No. 2110, year 1863..............................$W
No. 1587, year 1864.............................. 80 j
No. 1429, year 1865.............................. 160 I
No. 2004. year 1866.............................. ItO 1
No. 1390, year 18b............................... 601
No. KUO. year 1868.............................. to |
No. 888, year 1869 ............................ 1» j
All the above with tlie accrued interest, and tbs 3
advantage of collecting the years that are nov I
being paid iu cash.
A Boml for One Thousand Dollars of the State of l
Louisiana, known as a six percent Levee Bond,
signed by Bcnj. F. Flanders. Governor, dated May ■
1, 1867, with theeoupous from November 1, 187], j
Terms—Cash on tlie spot at the time of adjudica
tion. Transfers made llie dav after the sale.
jelO 17 20 21
By Sheriff Sauvinet.
-
SUCCESSION OF THE LATE PETER H. OLDI&i
Deceased.
Second District Court for the parish of Orleans
No. 34.022.
B y virtue of and in OBEDIENCE to a*
order of sale rendered May 25, 1871, ton*
directed bv the- honorable the Second
trict Court for the Parish of Orleans, in the abort
entitled matter, I will proceed to sell at public auc
tion, at the Merchants and Auctioneers' Exchange
Royal street, between Canal aud Customhouse
streets, in the Second District of this city, on
r R1DA\, June 30. 1871, at twelve o'clock M., for
account of said succession, the following described
property, to wit—
1. FIVE LOTS OF GROUND, with all the building*
aud improvements thereon, mailing part of Ker
nion's property, situate at Geutillv. iu this parish,
suburb Treme: said lots are designated by the ncn>
bers oue. two, three, four aud five of square number
fourteen, bounded by Browl, Aubrv. Orelly and
White streets, on a plan drawn by Allon P'Heme
court. late surveyor, ou tlie twelfth of October,
184<, deposited in the office of Lucien Hermann.late
a notary public iu thi9 city, and measure, in Amer
ican measure, according to said plan, as follows
Lot number one, forming tlie corner of Aubry and
. dte streets, measures thirty-one feet 9C v en
tm lies and a half front on White street, by one
hundred and five feet deep and front on Aubrt
stieet. Lots numbers two, three, four and five ad
join each other aud measure each thirty oue feet
seven inches front on White street, by one hundred
and five feet deep, between parallel lines.
Saul property was purchased by the late Peter
Henry Oldis from Gent illy Dreux, by an act passed
before A. Ducatel, notary, ou the twelfth Jayw
July. 1854.
2. A CERTAIN LOT OF GROUND, with all the
improvements thereon, situate in the faubou^
Treme, Third District of this city, making part° !
the property formerly belonging to M. Kerniott
said lot of ground is designated bv the number
twenty-six, of the square number fourteen,
bounded by Broad, Aubry, Orelly and White streets,
on a plan drawn by Allon D'Heniecourt. late srt'
veyor. on the twelfth of October, 1847, deposited- D
the office ot L. Hermann, late a notarv public in tin*
oit.v. ami measurt-s thirty fYi t trout on Aubrj
street, by one lmudreil ami fifty seven feet eiCf"
niches and four lines iu dentil, bet ween naniiM
lines. 1 '
Said lot of ground was purchased by the late
ter Heury Oldis from Geutillv Dreux, bv an art ''C
tore A. Ducatel, notary public iu thw citv. on tw |
twenty-first of March, 1866.
Terms—Cash on the spot.
^ . C. S. SAUVINET.
mv30jel3 30 Sheriff' of the Parish of Orleans-^ >;
SUCCESSION OF THE LATE PETEK H. 0LPI-''
Second District Court for the Parish of Orlean*'
No. 34,022.
B Y VIRTUE OF AND IN OBEDIENCE TO ^
order of sale, rendered May 25, 1871, and to®'
directed by the honorable the Second District g
for the parish of Orleans, in the above entity |
matter, I will proceed to sell at public auctiop>
the premises hereinafter designated, on TUK^ 1 ^
June 13, 1871, at five o'clock P. M., for account*
said succession— . .
THE FURNITURE AND HOUSEHOLD ARTICl£ 1
etc., in the premises lately occupied by
and situated at the corner of White and
street®, in the Third District of this city, as I* 1 ' 7
ventory on tile,
lerins—Cash ou the spot.
^ . C. 8. sauvinet.
1,3 Y3° je6 13 Sheriff of the Parish of Urlt*®*

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