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« For sale at R. PORTER A SON'S Book Wärt, 0 9^, Market-Street a general assortment of\ 0il,in elegant gilt Mding and plain, (fSIlAVdßr, FANCY ARTICLES, d|'C. J ipfaAi. reduced prices : among which arc Œwet Bibles | Websier's S;.eliing Books, English Headers Introductions Sequels j Comlv'a* G ™™ m ' ,rs Cavdell's do. C.ret-nUaPs do. •laclt Hallyard llartsofSteel Highlanders Randolph Segur's Expedition I'ranck Itcdgaunilet Matheinatkudlnstrumenls Scales and Dividers Penknives Scissors , Gold and silver Pens Windsor & Fancy soap Sealing Wax office Wafers Common do. Bided, writing k letter paper Camels Hhlr Pencils Black Lead do. do I Visiting Cards Shaving Boxes and Brushes Razor straps rocket Ivory tomba Durable Ink, inkstands Slates Do. Pencils I Parchment, fine quality, 8rc u JV%. ÉI jltf.ttl A Dictionary Ainsworth's Latin do. Virgil Delphini Horace do. Creek Lexicons Do. Testaments Paul snd Amicus Boltin's Ancient History Spectator Morses' Araer'n. Itevolution Mutton's Mathematics jGuiwnery's Surveying Playfair's Euclid Village Sermons Josephus Tree's Campai gne Byron's Works Burns' Scottish Chiefs Càil lilas Testaments, plain and gilt Psalms k Hy Morses' Gazetter Common Prayer Boole Hawkins' Plea to the Crown. do. Grimshaw's U. States England Adams' Geography St Allass Woroester's do. do. Cummins' do. do. Do. do. Smiley' Bennet's Arithmetics Jess* Pike's Lewis' do. do. do. do. Bo. Algebra Bonny castle's do. Do. Mensuration Conïty's spelling Books Copy and Cyphering* Memorandum and Receipt Books, Ac. White and Blue Bonnet Boards. Day Books and Ledgers. Writing paper, hot pressed, gilt, Xetter do. do. W raping Magistrates' and other Blanks. do. i PAVÜB XAsranoft. Great variety, from 25 to GO cents per peice. Of every size, made to any pattern, elegant du rable anil cheap, suitable for Banks, Public Offices, Merchants, 8tc. R. Porter Sr Son, having laid in a fresh and extensive stock of goods in their line, at very reduc ed prices, will be enabled to supply them wholesale retail, at Philadelphia prices generally. J an TO JILL TEACHERS AND PARENTS. EW SCHOOL BOOKS, and improved editions, just published and for sale by JOHN iillIGG, No. 9. N. Fourth street, i'hiiadelphia, and for sale by booksllers and Country merchants generally. Torrey's Primer, or First Book for Children. Second Book for Children. N Torrey'» Spelling Book, 1 have examined Mr. J. Torrey's 'Familiar Spelling Book.' I think it a great improvement in the primitive, and no less important Dranches of education, and shall introduce it into the Seminaries under my cure, as one superior to any which hasyet appeared. 'February 2nd, 1326. A Pleasing Companion for little Girls and Boys, blending instruction with amusement ; being a selection of interest ing stories, dialogues, fables, ami poetry. Designed for tile of primary schools & domestic nurseries. By Jesse Tor rey, Jr. Preferred generally to Murray's Introduction, and works of that class. Torrey's Moral Instructor, and Guide to Virtue—This work is getting to be generally adopted in schools and academies, in place of Murray's Reader and •tv orks of that class. Smiley's Geography ami Atlas, and Sacred and Ancient Geography for schools. The increasing demand for these books, is the best evidence of their value as elementary Smiley's Arithmetic, or the New Federal Calcula tor in dollars aiul cents. This work contains, among other important improvements,Questions on the rules and theory of Arithmetic, which are considered by teachers generally very conducive to the improvement ofthe pupil The being altogether in dollars and cents, will give IRA HILL, A. M. use works. The sums being altogether in dollars and cents, will give R» decided preference overany other arithmetic in use. The future editions will be found very correct. which all the Exam A Key *o the above Arithmetic, i pies necessary for a learner are wrought at large, and also solutions given for all the various rules. Designed princi pally to facilitate the labor of I juchera, and assist such as have not the opportunity of a tutor's aid By T. T. Smiley, author of the New Federal Calculator, &.c. The United States Speaker, Compiled by T. T. Smiley —preferred generally to the Columbian Oralor and Scott's Lessons, and works ofthat kind, by teachers who have ex amined it. Grimshaw's History of the United States.—-Also, ques tions adapted to the above History, and a Key adapted to the questions, for the use of teachers. •Goldsmith's England improved by Grimshaw, with ques. Lions and a kev. . Goldsmith's History of Greece, improved by C.nmshaw, with a Vocabulary of the proper names contained in the work and the prosoilial accents, in enmtormity w ith the pro minciation of Lempriere—witli questions and a Key, as above. Goldsmith's History of Rome improved by Grimshaw, with Vocabulary, Sec. and questions anil key, Stc. as above. »'etchers generally, who have examined Grimshaw's •History ofthe United States, ami the improved editions of ' Goldsmith's England, Greece, and Rome, having given them a decided preference to any other histories in use as School Hooks_and any person who will exaniine tlicm will *ind a bout 100U errors in each corrected ; and Teachers ordering these works will ilo well to say, 'Grimshaw's improved Edition.' . . . .. ... An Etymological Dictionary, or Analysis of Hie English Language, containing the Radicals and Definition}* ot UorrL derived from the Greek, Latin, and French languages, im«* tdi -the generally used technical and polite phrases adopted from the French and Latin. By W illiam Grimshaw, author of the Ufa'ited States, England, Sic. , ... r v|ie second edition is greatly improved, anil will he found a very valuable class book for academies and schools. Conversations on Natural Philosophy, in which the ele ments of that science are familiarly explained ; illustrated with plates. By the author ot ' Conversations on Cliemis try ' &c. With considerable additions, cor;ections, and im provements in the body ofthe work, appropriate questions, and a glossary. By Dr. Thomas 1*. .loues, professor ol me chanics in the Franklin Institute of the state ot Pennsyl of Ihe es vania. , Lives of Marion and Washington, by " eems. With atç»'neral and extensive assortment of all the school books in general use; all ot which will be sold on the most reasonable terms. . • • Teachers are particularly requested to examine the ab ^R lW plrt°er k & Son keep all Sale at the Publishers price. construction and çMtffinUt>amÊrneW « »iô^iï,"tBGeorgetowHiSti9S« County, ÛtSBRvare, 0 p t |, e following description and dimensions, will be received by the Levy Court CoiuÄsioners of the •***?*'% fbe forty-five feet J n front, fifty feet in width and twenty feet in height to the eaves. The materials of the walls to be of the best, bricks that can be had in the vicinity ot the place, except the show of the front wall, which must be of good Philadelphia paving bricks. The roof to j )p 0 fg„ m ) shingles. Through the House, from front to rear, to bea pas sage of ten feet in width, in each story, equally di viding the whole, with substantial doors at the ex tremities of the lower passage. yf the divisions thus formed, the one is to be the morc substantial for the prison apartment, the outer wall whereof must be 23 inches in thickness, the inner ones forming one side of each entry 23 in dies, and the subdividing walls of the several apart monts 13 inches, of which apartments there will be four in each story, and each one to have a fire place. and into the windows thereof must be ailixetl strong iron grates, and the doors to to strong ami corres ponding. The rafters and joist strong, and the lat ter not more than six inches apart. The floors of the entries, stairway and apartments, to be of 2 inch oak, and the finish ot the whole to be in a like sub slantial and corresponding manner. Of the other division, designed for the keeper's . lccommo ,i ilt ion, the outer wall will lie 13 inches in thickness, the flooring of good pine, with three rooms or more on each floor, anil a fire place in each ; the whole, to be of good and suitable materials, finished j (| a plain substantial manner, the style and construc tion whereof to be what common and comfortable , . , , ... ,, brick dwellings generally are N. 13. The Commissioners wish to know the extra F( rate that would be asked to build it of Philadelphia bricks, which may bebrought to Milton, only 8 miles 1 f i K I ° distant, Dy water. proposals will be received until the 2otn Clay Ol May next—address to HENRY F. RODNEY, L. C. Commistoner. Lewis Del. 13tf ° March 22d 1827. BOARDING-SCHOOL Jit Wilmington, Delaware, conducted by Willi am StiEitF.it, with the assistance of accom plished female, Teachers. THE course of instruction pursued at this Sem inary comprises all the useful, anil most of the orna mental, branches of female education. The daily exercises are Orthography. Reading, Writing, Arith metic, English Grammar, Rhetoric, Geography, ami History, ancient and modern, with constant refer-1 ence to the best maps and charts; Construction of | Maps; Use of the Globes; Natural History; Natural Philosophy, including Astronomy and Chemistry; Elements of Moral Science. Weekly Exercises. —Biblical Recitations; Evi dences of Christianity; Letter Writing, and other species of Composition ; Recapitulations. TERMS.—Board, and Tuition in any ofthe fore going branches, S32 50 per quarter; or if paid in advance, 830. Music including the use of a Piano, SI2. French, by one of the best masters, 86 per quarter. Moderate extra charges for Drawing and other ornamental branches. The discipline of the School is mild, parental and Christian. Particular attention is paid not only to the manners of the young ladies but to their moral and religious instruction. They are regularly con ducted losueh places of worshipand Sumlaj^j as their parents or guardians ap mid recreation beinuuisseiiljat ton ? of and recreation bem health and of menj! time n'itjkw its (lepJy^T it is hop« patrons, .jj References. —W i lining ton—Rev. E. W. Gilbert ; H m.iWillard Hall; Hon. Louis M'Lane: Philadel phia— -Hiv. Dr. Wilson; Rev. Dr. Janeway; Mr. William Janvier, Merchant; James ti. Thompson, Esq. Professor of Languages, University of Penn sylvania. March 6 0mßir(jffmtvapj nt iwcrvals of The institution, in all s conducted in a manner which, %ill meet the entire approbation of its as ltf 100,000 DOLLARS. The Delaware Fire Insurance Company. INCORPORATED by the Legislature ofthe State of Delaware, with a capital of one hundred thousand dollars. The President and Directors are now receiving applications for Insurance, at their Office, No. 21, Shipley Street, between Frontinnd Second streets, a gainst Loss by Fire, on every description of Buil dings in general ; Merchandize ; Ships in Port, anil their Cargoes ; Household Furniture, and other personal property ;—also, against loss or damage by inland transportation of goods, wares, merchandise, and country produce. Terms of insurance will be as favorable as any of Ihe Companies in the Cities of Philadelphia or New Parties assured, may repose the fuilesi con fldehre in the solidity of its capital, and that all loss es will be promptly adjusted by the company. | John Moody is'Agent to survey property to he i insured, for the town and vicinity of Ncw-Castle, in place of C I). Blaney. declined. Levi H. Evans is Agent to survey properly lu be Insured for the town and vicinity of Eikton. John Cloak is Agent to survey property to be Insured for the town and vicinity of Smyrna, J os Ecu Jones is Agent to survey property tobe Insured for the town of West-Cliester and vicinity. Directors. York. David Bush, W m. Chandler, Joseph Grubb, , Robert Purler WM. SEAL, President. John Patterson, Joseph Bail y , David C. Wilson, Joseph C. Giipin D. Byrnes, Secretary. April 12th 1827' The highest price gwm farcleanlinen and cotton Rags at No, 07 9 Juuvket-street* 13tf RAGS. Y GOODS, «fcc. OBSERVE. At No. 58, Market-Street, The Subscriber has just received, awl is now extensive variety of fresh and opening, an seasonable ttM GOODS', -Among which are London Sup. cloths &. kersimercs—assorted colours West of Eng. do. do. do. Sattinctts. drillings, yellow and blue nankeens Valencia 4" Marseilles vest'gs, bombazetts 4' bomb'ns Red am! green baizes, yellow, red and white flannels Ginghams, calicos, cambric and shirting muslins Irish linens, lawns and cambric linens Leventeens, Florences, Gros de Naples lutestring Klag 4 * bandanna hank's, suspenders, Canton crapes Crape shawls. Black, white and green Italian do. Long and short kid gloves, beaver do. Domestic plaids, stripes and muslins Pittsburgh cords, fustians and drillings Rose and point blankets London, ingrain and domestic carpetings and rugs Umbrellas and parasols Leghorn and woo! hats. See. Ac. The above goods were recently purchased at auc tion, & will besold ata very small advance for cash. JOHN M'CLEAR. 1—3m Wilmington, April 19th, 1827. SPRING GOODS. The Subscriber has just received an extensive as sortment of Spring Goods, which he is disposed to sell at the most reduced prices for cash, or approved credit— Among the variety of his goods Are—Chintzes, calicoes and gingjiams Cambric, Jaconet and mull mull muslins Grecian and Butteste stripes Irish linens, linen camlmc and long lawn Canton and company crapes and crape shawls ]i| ac k senslmw, lutestring,mantuas, Bolivar's silk butises ac senslmw, lutestring,mantuas, Light coloured plain and figur'd Gros «le nap ditto Silk flag», Mulruss and cotton flag handkerchiefs 4-4 & 5-4 black and white silk shawls ^*4» 7*4 and 10-4 table linen, ltussia Diaper and crash 10-4 counterpaines and rugs 4-4 bleeched and brown sheetings and shirtings Dorchester and' Assanpink bed licking Bangup and Pittsburgh cord Domestic plaids and stripes Furniture and apron checks White and coloured linen and cotton Drilling Denmark satlin and silk stripe Superfine bombazines, Caspian stripes and Norwich crapes 3- 4 and 6-4 cambric and furniture dimity Valencia, toillinel, Marsailles and furniture vestings 4- 4, 6, 7 &■ 8-4 merino cashmere 6t English merino long k square shawls Gros de nap gause, and cashmere handkerchiefs Blue and yellow nankeens in carpeting, and sacking bottoms ribbons . i Ingrain | Bayaderes, sattin» and inaiituu " .... do. ■ Faper hangings and bordering-for looms Umbrellas and parasols Steel and gilt coat buttons Suspenders, tnpea and carpet binding Ladies' Leghorn hats and flats Mens' leghorn and sea grass hats Pot ter sheetings, Ausnaburg and. I 4-4 and 5-4 and 6-4 oil I White and coloured coUtfpi^alta tift With hi* Inm) assortment of Cloths and Kusimait*. hose J*. ALSO KlSie best quality five geese feathers, ^tenders his thanks to hut friends and iifbr the very liberal encouragement he ibop es by keeping a good assortment and mini, he will retain the public's patronage. JosepYv Pogne. Ä CL The subscriber will sell cloths and kersimeres in particular, at a small ailvance from the auction prices. Per sons wanting cheap articles will find it to their advantage to call at his store, No. 101, Wilmington, Del. Always on h» The subscrifl public geneflHB has met selling che*p Äft the ; 1 —3m DISSOLUTION OF PARTNERSHIP, THE partnership heretofore existing under the firm of William und Samuel M'Caulley, was dis solved on the 1st. of December last, by mutual consent ;—those having demands against said firm will present them, and those indebted will please make payment to William M'Caulley. who is au thorised to settle all business of said firm. W. M'Caulley, Samuel M'Caullf.y, WI2ÆIAM BS'CAUILE-ST DRY GOODS. Cloth, Cassimers. Sattinetts, Domestic Muslins, Do. Plaids, Do. Shirtings, Do. Callicoes, Do. Checks, Dinius, Lindseys, Sewing Cotton, Thread, Can | ton Sc Nankeen Crapes, Italian do. Ginghams, Cal i licos. Furniture Prints, Shirting Muslins, Irish Lin ens, Tapes, Bobbins, Patent Lanterns, Kur and Wool Hats, &o. Will continue to keep at his old stand, near the Brandywine Flour Mills, North'side ofthe Bridge, his usual general assortment of GOODS of various descriptions, which he will sell low lor cash, accep tances or country produce. Among them are the fol lowing articles,— GROCERIES. Sugars, Teas, Mackerel, Shad, Rum, Jamaica Spirits, Wines, Brandy, Holland Gin, Common Gin, O. R. Whiskey, Cheese, Black Pepper, Cayenne Pepper, Cinnamon, Cloves, Mace, Vinegar, Tobac co, Scgars. Rappee, .Moccaba anil Scotch Snuff, Rice, Winter, Summer, and Common Oil, Ac. STONE LIME. BOOTS & SHOES. Water Proof Boots, Men's strong lac'd Boots, Boy's do. do. do. Men's strong shoes, Boy's do. do. Men's line shoes anil pumps, Bov's fine shoes, Wo men's Leather Boots and Shoes. Children's Leather and Morocco Boots and Shoes, the. DRUGS, PAINTS, &c. White Lead, Venlegris, Lintseed Oil, Litharge, Anderson's Pills. Hooper's do. British Oil, Bate man's Drops, Bright Varnish, Black do. Limp Black, Cal. and jalap, Appndeldock, Wormseed Oil, Sugar of Lead, Spirits Turpentine, Castor Oil, Cream Tartar, Laudanum, Paregoric, Spanish Browu, Vermillion, Venitian Red, Black Lead, &c. BACON. Ham9, Shoulders and flitch—Pickled pork, &c. LAUD. BRUSHES. Sweeping Brushes, White Wash Brushes, Bltdt ing, and Dusting do. Scrubbing Clamps, scrubs, &c. ROPES. Traces—Bed Cords—Plough lines—Bed Lacin| —Fishing Lines —Halters, Clothe Lines, 4' c - $-c. HARD WARE. Knives and Forks, Waiters, Butt Hinges, Screw? Sprigs, Hob nails, Sparrow-Bills, Pad Locks, Cm board Locks, Chest do. Trunk do. Butcher Kriika Axes, Bolts, Nails, 4'C- ÿt, CHINA GLASS AND QUEENSVYARK. Painted C. and Saucers, Liverpool do. Edge plates and dishes, C. C. do. Liverpool edged ami i C. Bowls, Cofl'ee Pots, Tea Pots, Pi (client. Mug* Glass Pitchers, Do. Lamps, Castors, Tumbl.cr-yOt canters, Tea setts, tyc. <5"C. GARDEN SEEDS. SALT, Coarse, ground and line Salt, READY MADE CLOTHES® LEGHORN BONNETS. ™ Men's and Boy's Sea Grass and Jersey Stra Hats, 4 - c. 4'c. He has just received an assortment of seasonal! ■roods—Thankful for past favors, the subscriber Imp 1 by his attention to his business and customers, merit a continuance of patronage, by his friends ai the public. WM. M'CAULLEY. Near Jlramh/winc Mills. April 11, 1837. 1—3 m. as to I 1 Western Tv av\8\\o\-t«AAm\ "Line From Philadelphia to Baltimore via Wilming ton and Eikton. THE Subscribers have established a line of Pat ets for the transportation of goods from Philntjelpl to Baltimore, hy way of Wilmington and Eikton, leave C. Pusey and Co's. Wharf, Philadelphia, 3d and 6th days, (Tuesdays and Fridays! <*v*' week, and Light street wharf, (opposite Gy-aid Hopkins and Moore's store) Baltimore, twite week regularly. First rate Boats are poritl, with experienced captains. Merchants residing a distance by consigning goods to the Agents either end, may rely on their being forwarded i the first Packet. Goods will be taken in sU4| . Wiliniqtiton andjorwarded to the Packet at Ijj^j attid at Eikton and forwarded in thelh iiilngton, and in alt rtapects thefi;MM| receive the usual care.' 11 WAl It is the conclusion of the prnprUfi much personal attention to the ftitRfi of the Western line, and having*lhe the most res|<ectable and able Agents at each ei thereof, they feel confident of succeeding in givil satisfaction to their friends and the public. C. PUSEY Sr Co. Philadelphia. G ER Jill D T. HOPKINS Sr MOORE, Baltimore. Agents. STOCKLY, Wilmington. HENRY RENNET, Eikton. Proprietors. Gerard T. Hopkins and Moore, purchase ar sell grain, and other produce on commission. 3d mo. 27, tet Sirs to nète il comlucti? assistance ROWLAND 4 1—3 ti Sn>'A\> & Jllanufaetorj. THE Subscriber takes this opportunity to inlbr the public, that the establishment heretofore co ducted by James Ray, Esq. together with the a counts connected with the business of that esta lishment from the first of January, 1826, have pas ed into his hands ; and that he will continue the b siness in al! ils branches, at the old stand, corner Tatuall arid Queen streets, near the Friends' Met ing House, where he will manufacture, and furnh at Philadelphia prices, Mouldand Dipt CANDLE! Fuller's Yellow and lirown SOAP, of the best qua ity. ENOCH ROBERTS. N. R.—The highest price given I'ur Talloi Butcher's Fat, and Fat of every description. Wilmington, Nov. 14, 1826 3m IBWBS TO WN KOm. THE Subscriber wishes to inform his friends, an the public generally, that he has taken, that, large am commodious establishment, (belonging to Danii Godwin. Esq.) in Lewis-Town, Delaware, which ha lieen occupied as a Tavern for several years.-— Tb dwelling is a large and commodious house with ; number ol private rooms, calculated toaccominodati fiimil ics that may, during the summer season, visi the Capes for their health. The stabling large and convenient, where with al (he convenicncy of a well supplied village tavern he assures the Public that nothing will be omittei in providing plentifully, and endeavouring to givi general satisfaction by unremitted exertions anc undivided attention devoted to the wants and de mauds of travelling gentlemen and ladies, while hi flatters himself to deserve the calls of strangers am that he will endeavour to give general satisfaction t( all that may call on him. FLETCHER JJICEY. Lewis-Town. Dim. Jan. 1st P.S. Drovers and Pedlars shall be entertained on the lowest terms. 1—tf WANTED, 1000 Labourers, and 200 two-horse Teams, ON that part of the Chesapeake and Dela ware Canal, known by the name of the Deep Cut. Good Boarding and liberal wagçs will be given, and punctual payment made at the expiration of every month. Joseph Carr, He.nrx Flannery. 1—tf March 30.