I i if
, February 12f 1840:
y if r"m on t
boiy tf'proleJt n lne name of the people
cfthis Common wealth, against said rule j
that the Gener.it Agent bo aUo m
,.ructtJ to circulate said memorial in the
tamo migrer as tbeone addressed to the
fj. S. House of Representatives.
The cbrumiitee of the Board have pre
pared the following forms of petition,
which they recommend for immediate
circotiition in every part of the Common
wealth; 1. To rm of Petition to Congress.
To the Hon. the House of Representatives
of the United Stales; ' '
The undersigned, inhabitants of
in tbe Commonwealth of re
nccifully represent, ihnt.lhey regard the
.iindin? rule adoptfd by vour honorable
body ol the. 23th of January, 1840, in the
following' words, viz: That no petition,
fitnotial, resolution, or othei paper pray
inn the abolition of slavery in the Bis.
trid of Columbia, or any :$tale or Ter-
tliori; or the slave trade between the
Hair or Territories of the Tlnlie-1 it.
Slates or Territories of the United Stales
i cvxli it now exists, s.iall be received
hy Ihis House, cj entertained in any way
'uhaleter,' ns a violation of the natural
right of petition guaranteed to the people
of the United States by the Constitution
..thereof; and we do therefore most 'respect
fully pray your honorable body immedi
s:ey to rescind said standing rule.
2. Form of Petition to the General Court.
Tt t!ut Senate and House ' of Represent,
atives of the Commonwealth of
U Gcitr'al Court convened:
The undersigned, inhabitants of
Tcr-ectrully pray your honorable bodies
10 protest, in the name of the people of
thii Commonwealth, against the standing
order "adopted by the TJ. S. House of Rep
relatives on the 2Sth of January, 1810,
11 the following words, viz: 'That no ;;
iitioftf viemorUl, resolution, o) other pa
pr, praying the abolition of slavery in
tk: District of Co.'umbia, or any Stale
or Territory, or the slave trade between
Ms States or Territories of the Mailed
Sides U -which it now exists, shall be
rtcure t hy this House, or entertained in
a'ij wiy whatever? as a flagrant violation
ol the natural and constitutional rights of
ihu people; and to pa?3 resolutions, re
quiting the Representatives in Congress
of this Commonwealth to: procure 'its
im i ediate repeal.
'i'nese petitions nit shoit,1 and can be
pwdy transcribed. Wait not,-then, for
)iinted forms, but copy them with a pen,
nn I tirculate theiu in. every neighborhood,
lo.tTHwirn. j. . x
From the JWw-York Baptist Register.
K A ItTUCVUAIw E JJH ASIA.
Extract fioiii tt letter From E. Kiucaid.
On the 23J of iMarch, between 3 and 4
o'vWU in tb.e tnoming, Ava was visited
ui:Ji one of the most terrible earthquakes
m known in this part of the world. A
fouTrurabling noise, like the roar of dist
Mtthusulec, was heard, and in an instant
the earth began to reel from east to west
witH motions 50 rapid and violent, that
people were thrown out of their beds, and
obliged to support themselves by. laying
hoKl of nostS. Boxes and fjrnhure n-pr
lbrowu from side o sidv, witli a violence
imiiar to what takes place on board a
hip in a severe storm at sen. The wat
rf of ih river rose, ad rolled back for
lometime with great impetuosity, strew
ing the shores-with the wrecks'of boats
und buildinjrs. The nlain b-tween tTm.
rnpora and the river were rent into vast
vawnirijr carerns, ranninirfroni north tn
onth an I from ten totwentv feet in width.
vast qrunmies of water and black sand
were thrown unon Itiefurfii-e. pmiitinnrnt
the same tim$5 n strong sulnhtrreous snurll.
as you win suppose, the three cities of
Ay j, Umerapora, and SagainL', are vast
Vi'eoJ ruins burying in theif fall great
O'rnVrs of unfntunate people, who were
sleep nl the awful moment. The d?
uructioi rd life, however, is n..t so great
Mii'jht hava been expected from thv. en
ii.e overthrow of three lageand populous
ciiiea. The reason is, thy great mass cl
p.-ojjle live in wood and bamboo hous
. II id the hotisis in these cities been
" idt of bricks anJ stone, n Cities in Am
'fica. jhe entire population must have
perished. Everything built of bricks
Iouscj, monasteries, temple?, pagoda?, and
city walls, are all crumbled down. Of
a'l thu immense numbers of pagodas in
Am, Umerapora and Sigaing, and on
hSaguing hills opposite to Ava, not one
landing. The labor and wealth of ag
Mhe pride and glory of Boodhism, has
bt"Pn laid low. in the dust, in one nwfil
jnainei.t. To tne this is n deer-lv . afflict-
'";r thought; for in great numbers of
nose proud temples of idolatry, I have
Preachtd the gospel ; a cl while hundreds
rr bowing down before huge idols, I
jve proclaimed the pover, majesty and
fory of that Almighty ,B.-ing wh sits
throned in the highest heavens; thit
'ne day was at h ind when God would
Vindicate the honor of hb uame; and that
M these proud monuments of 'heathenism
ould bll into hopeless ruin, and be for
gotten by succeeding generations. Some
were convinced, some had their confidence
idols shaken bat the great multitude
e e .quite indifferent. Some few would
piously defend their religion. Little
1(1 I then think that the hour of God's
'qgeance was at tho door, and that so
joa those enorrnous idols, and lofty tern
pies the labor of thirty generations
to become a frightful mass of Tuins.
Letters from Ava, up to , the 11th of
P"I.mform us that the rumbling noise,
e distant thunder, had not yet ceased;
4e h ?' 0fte? c.fiJe"biy violent,'
2 k,( -V1 nSh. Seldom si'
uS. ?f lhr ?rCat 8h0ckt f' ralher the ;
)rS;fn .0ftf, ?rehocks.on,the morn
23JcrMarchis not fully as-Malui-,1.8
IttSnnZ: lU"V an SPran2 Ol bed,
into fthe house; Vet it was not violeni
enough to do andamage. As fjr us it
is 'now ascertained, Prome to the south
and Bromee to the' north of Ava, were
entirely overthrown by the earthquake;
so that from Profne to the borders of Chi
na, more .than six hundred miles north
f SrUub erT,bracing the most populous
part of the empire, not a single pagoda,
temple or brick building, is left standing
I he earthquake was severe in ArriwaS
and an old volcano on the Island of Brom
ree vas re-opened, and the long conceal
ed fires mingled vithsrnbk and ashes
rose to a fearfuj heigh'. It remains to Le
ascertained yt, how far this great earth
quake extended into China ; but as there
are several volcanoes among the mount
ains between Burmnh. and China, it is
more than probable to me that there are
sub erranean ' communications between
thmj volcanoes to the south, as amomr
me mountains between Arracan and Bur-
rrrab, and in the island of Bromree and
also nn h a.l .i . I .
a.so on the Andeman island in the Marti-
! Trie two extremes are more than cne
thousand miles opart, in a direct line from
worth to souih. But -the fact that the
wno.eMnlermediate country was shaken at
the same moment, and a prodigious sub
terranean noise was heard resembling the
roilinar of thunder, is, I think, satisfacto
ry eviJence that there are subterranean
communications between these widely
separated volcanoes. :
About 7 o'clock last evening a fire
broke out in the four story brick store.
No. 18 Front street, near the corner of
broad street, occupied by J. H. McNiesh,
commission merchant. The whole inte
rior of the building was destroyed, but
the principal pait .of the contents 'was
While the above fire was still burning-,
another broke out in the four story bride
store No. 164 South street, occupied by
Jesse R Forker & Co., dealers in junk,
&c, which was entirely destroyed, and
the buildings on each .side of it were
more or less , damaged. The firemen,
supposing that the fire was entirely sub
dued, left the ground about . 1 1 o'clock,
but between I and 2 o'clock this morn
ing, the flames were seen to burst through
thereof of the large building known as
the Thomas H. Smith store," and a
destruction of property ensued, scarcely
equalled by that of any conflagration m
this city since the great fire of December,
1335.' Of the amount of the pecuniary
loss, it is impossible to give anything more
than a mere estimate. 'It may bestated
in round numbers at from 8L000.000 to
The stores destroyed were seven in
number, as follows: The large store front
ing on South and Front streets, built some
years since by Thomas H. Smith at a
cost, as we have heard it stated, of about
8100,000. It was oneof the finest build
ings of the description in the city, and
though but . four stories in height, was
higher than most of the five stories stores.
It was occupied by J. J. Hicks, as a stor
age depository, and was filled with mer
chandize of the most valuable description,
anion? which were the cargoes of the
ship Nantasket, of Boston, which arrived
here on the 2d December, and the shin
vsovwgion.or .ijaiumore, which arrived
here on the 27th October from Canton.
In addition to these cargoes there was
a quantity of other merchandize destroyed
in the store, among which were about
200 barrels of flour, and a number of
bales of cotton. Some of the property
was rescued from the flames, consisting of
cotton, and say about two or three hun
dred boxes of teas, principally, we judged
from the marks, belonging to the caro
of the Nantasket. The building itself is
entirely gone, one only of the side walls
remaining to tell where it was standin:
N.Y.Spec. . 0
"Bill Johnson" Convicted. Neu
trality Law. At the lata adjourned sess
ion of the United States Circuit Court,
held in this city, Win. Johnson, late of
Jefferson' county known m the early
history of these transactions as the "eel
ebratfd Bill Johnson" was tried and
convicted of a breach of the neutrality
laws of the-United States, having parti
cipated -as the second in command in the
gelting up and preparing means for the
military expedition which collected at
French Creek on the 221 Feb. 1838, and
went into Canada and took up a position
on Hickory Island. Judge Conklin, the
district ju;lge of this district, presided.
N. S..Bv-nton, Lv 3. attorney, conducted
the prosecution. Messrs. Cheever and
Pepper, consel for the defendant. John
son was sentenced to one yeay's: confine
ment in, the Albany county jail and to
pay a fine of five dollars. Alb. Argus.
Fnqai UARRisBuno. A letter ..from
HarrUburg. dated January 28, says; A
bill pissed the House on a second read
ing, this morning, by a vote of sixty-seven
to 23. directing the Banks of the Com
monwealth to resume specie payments for
dll their notes and liabilities, (except such
deposiis as the Banks have agreed with
the depositors shall be paid in current
Bank.no'es,) on the fourteenth of Febru
ary next. Boston Press $ Post, x
it of the Times of -Tuesday,' says that five
banks, viz: the Philadelphia" Bank, the
Farmer's and Mechanic's Bank, the Com
mercial Bank, the Bank of North Amer
ica, and ' perhaps the Mechanic's Banly
soon resume specie payments, wheth
er other institutions dp; or not:- Boston
Press tf :Post.'f. -'A -, V '
? We understand the tills of all j the
Rhode Island Banks are now received at
the Suflolk Bank, except the' Rhode Is
Gentlemen of fortune, who are
anxious to become beggars, had better
commence publishing a'Daily Paper.
E. gr.;- - h yjX ':
. " The Baltimore Chronicle has been
recently discontinued for want of.suppoit.
One. of its late proprietors " states, -that
since the commencement of the pubiica
lion, a few years ago, theenormous sum
of one hundred and fifty thousand, dollars
has been sunk in carrying it on."
The Baltimore Post truly remarks that
lh-re is no pursuit in which men embark
with so blind a' calculation of the-chanc-es
of success as in this. And there is
none which they so reluctantly abandon,
even when practical knowledge should
convince that failure is inevitable. . Al
most every newspaper is gradually, tho'
Often verv simile . ..
f age, ana the publisher is thus lured on-
; 'r.i f,l K ..II ' . - 1 1 ' - . ...
;,u,u' relieving mat the stru2gle a little
longer continued will place him on a safe
looting. And then, when he looks over
his book of accounts,, aud sees what a
goodly appearance his patronage" makes,
as there exhibited, another irresistible lure
is presented, and he struggles on, hoping
against hope, and only years of unavaiU
ing toil, and too often absolute bankrupt
cy alone, can convince him of the difiVf
ence between his income charged on his
books, and as actually received in cash
"into his treasury." Boston Press &
Post. " 3
Mr. Richard Hildreth has sued us for
Twenty Thousadd Dollars damans for
expressing our belief that he is insane '
If suing a printer for $20,000 is not sufl
ficient evidence that a man is crazy there
is no use in having the Worcester Hos
pital. Boston Press Post.
Persons lost in the Lexington
From day to day new names have been
added to the melancholy lUt of sufferer
in the Lexington. The lives lost in this
ill-fated boat will not probably fall much
short of the first statement, viz. one han
dred and fifty. CJu Watchmzn.
' r Melancholly Accident. The
Newburyport Herald states that on Fri
day last Mr Ebenezer S.nith. aired about
25 eldest son of Mr. Richard Smith
while employed in blasriorocks with his"
brothers, near their father's house, for the
Lastern Railroad, was instantly killed by
a premature explosion, supposed to have
been occas.oned by a spnrk from the
match which he was arranging. . The
rock had previously been splitand the
opening was filled with several pounds of
powder, the upper surface of which was
exposed to the air. He was thrown up
nearly forty feet, a:.d fell about fifty feet
from the spot, lifeless, and shockingly
mangled. This melancholy event has
taken from our community an industrious
and worthy young , man, active and ener
getic, highly respected and beloved by a
large circle of friends, and a sincere
Christian. He has left a wife.
APPEAL OF THE AtttlSTAD CASE. At
an adjourned term of the U. S. District
Court, held at Hartford, Jan. . 24, on a
further demand on the part of the iMinis
ter of Spain, an appeal from the late
decision of the Court, in the Amistad
case, was taken, removing, it to the Cir
cuit Court. The Emancipator says, on
he authority of private advices that
" h.s appeal against liberty was' taken by
Mr. Holabird , U S: District Attorney
acting on behalf of the government, and
by order of the President I" Voice vf
Dreadrul Casualty. Mr. Isaiah
Huckins, Jr. was instantly killed in
Brewer's ship yard in Robbinston, a few !
days ago, by the bursting of a three
pound cannnon, while in the act of dis
charging it by igniting, the priming with
a hot iron, rod, whLh was driven into his
side under the right arm, causing instant
deaih. The gun and carriage were torn
to pieces, and one piece of the gun,
weighing at least twenty pounds, was
thrown about fifty rods, "and as several
persons were near the gun at Uptime,
there is much cause of gratitude t6 Prov
idence that no others sustained injury
Imprisonment or Conscience
Sake. Mr. Charles Stearns, of Green
field, Mass. a clerk in the Anti-Slavery
Depository in this city, was yesterday
imprisoned in the .Hartford County jail,
for refusing on account of conscientious
scruples ; in regard to military warfare, to
pay a line imposed upon him by Capt.
Merriam, of the Hartford Invinci'iles, for
neglecting to. perform military service
last autumn. Hartford Daily 'Cour ant.
The Bloodhound War. The fol
lowing paragraph is from the Tallahas
see Star of ihe 9th instant:
Colonel Fitzpatrick arrived on Tues
day at St. Marks, from Cuba, with thirty
three bloodhounds and six Spaniards,
their trainers and keepers. If these
hounds are put into service, we have
more confidence in the speedy close of the
Seminole war than 1 ever before. - We
should like to see this clique of dogs. It
must be a bully crown
We are Had that suirprnl Roninro
have come to set them on if set on
1 . .
tney are to be. We hope Colonel Fitz
patrick is not an American ; and O how
it would rejoice us to be able to state that
it Was her.aUSt nT tfI iinlar fnr thosa
bloodhounds that Governor Call was re-f
ceiuiy lemuveu Dy the f resiaent.
WTe are not (juite old enough to re
member the" tirhe when the biped blood
hounds of France sent their, bloodhounds
into the human liuptjng-gronnjds of St.
Domingo. But weT do , remember the
shuddering which' conversation, upon the
subject created when we were young.
Little did we then expect living to see the
day r that we should be called upon to
ch ron tele I i ke transactions of ba rbarity,
against a government founded bv-Wasn-tngt6ri.if.'X
Spec. ' ' ' :
lrrHE. Kidnapper. The Governor of
trginia has issued his proclamation, of
Jjfnng a.eward of 200 for the appre
hension of Francis L. .Wilkinson, the
Kidnapper of the colored boy from Mass-
(.1ni, r . . - - J. V
ope from the jail m Fredericksburg.-
-v.uociiSt wno nas recently made his es
1 llE T. A IT 1? Tvrr -T-f?- a rut t rS t
iol lowing paragraph is from the London
Courier of December 1-i : AT. Y. Spec
" His Excellency JVIr. Stevenson, the
American minister," attended yesterday at
the lreasury Department and the Bank
ol Kngland, and closed the negotiation
which has been pending so long "between
tne Government and that of tae United
states, relative to th number of slaves
claimed by American citizens as their
property, and which having been sTip
vreiksd some eight or ninev'ears ago in
the Bahamas, were liberated by the au
thorities of Nnsann. TLi
v,,. uvrf uuiuuilb KJl
compensation which we. understand her
ilajestys Government finally agreed to
pay, and was yesterday rece'ived by the
American minister, amounted to between
twenty and thirty thousand pounds stei!-
I he Lexington The loss of the
Lexington is still the theme of intense in
terest in the community, and her name,
whenever mention, d, rekindles emotions
of sorrow and mourning.
A large public meeUng was held in
this city on Thursday last, to take into
consideration the loss of the Lexington,
u lu Jopt Such ,neasures as shoufd be
thought best in relation to the subject
ine Mayor presided, and addressed the
meeting. He was followed by George
S. Hillard, Esq., who presented a number
of resolutions, which were passed, intro
ducing them by a 'thrilling picture of
the horrors iucidentto the loss of the Lex
ington.' The following is one of the res
olutions passed '.Zion's Herald.
Resolved, That the disastrous fate of so
many steamboais in various parts of the
United Stales, betrays a carelessness and
indifference to human life, on the part of
ihose who have the control and manage
ment of these vessels, against the conse
quences of which every man is inteiested
to ensure a protection ; and calls emphat
ically for th? most decided action on the
pait of the national Legislature; and that
ihis meftmg respectfully recommend to
the Legislature of Massachusetts to pass
resolves, instructing our Senators and re
questing our Representatives, to brin the
subject before Congress, and that a Simi
lar course be recommended to our fellow
citizens of other States. .
AwrtiL Calamities. A pamphlet of
vages wnii mis title has recently been
published in this city, giving a full ac
count of the shipwrecks on the coast of
Massachusetts, by the dreadful hurricanes
of Dec. 15, 21, and 2? '; and likewise an
account of the loss of the Steamer Lex
ington. We extract the following reca
pitulation, and moral reflections. Zion
Recapitulation. Prom the foregoing
account, it appears that 1 barque, 17 brigs,
68 schooners, and 4 sloops, were lost Tn
the three gales; and the estimated num
ber of lives destroyed at the same time is
from 150 to 200. It was supposed 50
were lost at Gloucester alone in the first
storm. Besides this, 23 ships and barques,
22 brigs, 163 schooners, and 5 sloops
were dismasted, driren ashore, or vreatly
injured m some other way. The destruc
tion of propeity must have been near fit -000,000.
We do not suppose we hate
ascertained the loss of near aft the vessel'
which have been deployed by these tor
nadoes. Many wete foundered at sea
and some went ashore and to pieces' so
that no intelligible record of their loss is
Alas! what destruction. What wide
spread ruin and desolation. Who can
look upon ir, without .fearing Him, whose
voice is heard in the tempest, and whose
will directs the storm? I,:o the short
period of fourteen days, the; agony of
years was pressed. There was "enough
of despair and horror felt in that lime,to
chill the blood of youth or palsy the arm
of the strongest. It has past. The wa
ters heave as calml y as ever. The winds
are hushed upon its bosom, and the gentle
heavens 00k down in Smiles on the splen
dors of the deep. Bu the shipwrecked
mariners of December where ore they?
Oh, that we may so live as to be prepar
ed even for such a death as theirs. '
Education in Michigan. In" Ihis
Mute a literary institution has been estab
ined with six branches. It i3 styled the
University of Michigan. Webster's
Spelling Book, Grammar ahd Dictionary
are the basis of instruction in the English
language. A missionary writes that" the
regents of the University have adopted
Webster's Grammar as decidedly prefer
able to any other. The Superintendent
of Public Instruction writes I can tru
ly say that this is the only grammar of
the language with which I am acquainted,
that I should be willing to see introduced
into our schools. I trust the time 13 not
far distant when worth and learning will
meet a just reward IV. Y. Spec. '
It is stated in letter fmm PhiI:,r!Uk:o.
that the bill requiring the banks of that
"' l tcsume specie payments on the
14th of February, has passed the lower
umuui oi ine Legislature, anu been sent
to the Senate for concurrence.
It is also reported that the directors of
the Bank of the United State? have offer
ed ot surrender their charter, provided the
state will refund the bonus of two mill
ions and upward. - .The state is unable to
uo.u.xv. x. Spec. ; ; N ... r
Eighty tivg - Cars. - frmf annul
among other things 1,600 barrels of flour,
and 61- tnns of iron, the gross load be-
ing ol7 tons, were brought by
locojiotive from Reading vt PhHadel -
phia, on the railroad, on Thursdav. A".
Y Sun. '
.If this statement be true, Rnd this oper
ation was on a perfect level, not on a de-
plcui, it piuce? raurouus in h most nnrnx;.
ing attitude before" the public. IWs a
single locomotive, drawing as much as
good siz.jd shins, it seeing imnossiblf
1 he statement will unquestionably receive
a good deal o( attention. If. Y. Bap.
Tun Scoau Beet. David Lee Child.
Esq. who has devoted'inuch tin.e and la
bor to the culture and manufacture of the
sugar beei, has been awjrded a orernium
of 0100 for his sugar, by the Massachu-
setts Agricultural Society--being tjr
same article for which he received a med
al at the late Mechanics' Fair in this ci?v.
Tub Stage. The last-few months
seem to have been singularly fatal to the
actors of ili. ci j... i 'cw -i .
... j I. mil nuu Jduerie
perished aboard the ' Lexington; Mrs.
Russel is in a state of hopeless derange
ment, aud confined in the Hospitalat
Baltimore. Price recently diedsuddenly
in New York. Fielding recently died of
yellow fever in New Orleans, Knight
recently died at ElUon. in consequence of
an accident; and foreign papers 'coi.tain
several accounts of the same character
" O, that they were whtVZion's Ban
ner. The Value of a Slave's Life in
South Carolina. Some months since,
a white man in South Carolina murder
ed a slave. The case was one of great
malignity, and the murderer was'sen
tenced to be hung. A petition was got
up in his behalf, but Governor Butler re
jected the prayer, in decided terms, alleg
ing that it was high time the laws pro
tective of the persons of slaves should be
enforced. His answer to the petition was
published in the papeis of the North, as
an evidence of the reign of justice in a
slave state. Every body, except a few
disbelievingabo!itionists,"thought of course
that the criminal would sufferthe sentence
of the law.
Now what is the fart? The murder
er is pardoned! We cannot be mis
taken. We have it from one who was
on the spot, and knows what he testifies.
Governor Butler reprieved the condemn
ed man; :he reprieve extended beyond the
term of his office; his successor. Govern
or Noble, being petitioned, pardoned the
This is the case which attracted so
much attention at the North, where all
the Anti-Abolition papers published Gov.
Noble's leiter with ffTf-At triiitn rri a
complete refutation of the slanders of the
abolitionists that ihe laws do not protect
the life of a slave. We again set up our
challenge for the production of a single
CASE IN WHICH A WHITE MAN HAS BEEN
executed at the South for the mur
der OF A SLAVE I
North and South. Let us not spend
our reprobation on the besotted south, but
on the cold-blooded, pro-slavery north.
The north can destroy slavery peacefully,
if she will. The South alone cannot.1
Moral influence is the Herculanean Spe
cific 'that will kill the dragon. This i?
with the North. But she exer's it the
wrong way. The northern meeting,
house is against abolition. The meeting
house is the castle of north
Slavery can never be abolished till anti
slavery takes its citadel. Let in g'ur.5
then be plai.ted against this strong hold.
And if it won't surrender on the summons
ii ri? trulh's "rliI,ery r'av on i:s
walls. Ihe enemy is at the north
Waste none of vour aniinnniiinn
distant and senseless wmih, tiil you van
quish the nonh. The sooth then yields
of .course. Herald of Freedom. '
Boston Wiioksalc Prices Current.
Alum, Ameiican, Ib.
A?hes, Pearl, pr 100 lbs.
Pot, do. do. do.
Leans, white, Foreign, bushel,
Beef, mess, barrel,
No. 1. .
Beeswax, while, lb.
Bristles, An.eiican, Ib.
Butter, shipping, .
Candles, mould,- Ib.
Bone Manure , hu&hel, i
in casks, "
FcdthaSf northern, geese, pound
southern, geese, "
Flax, (American) -
FUh, Cod, Grand Bank, quintal -Bay,
Haddock, - "
Mackerel, No I, barrel
No 2, "
Aleives,dry 6alted,No.l, bar,
Salmon, No. 1, -
Flour, Genesee, cash, -
Batumo re. Howard St.. "
- 5 54
5 75 5 87
5 12 5 25
1 62 2 00
2 00 2 0 J
14 00 14 50
12 00 12 50
10 00 10 50
2 62 2 72
12 25 12 50
10 25 10 50
6 00 C 25
5 00 5 23 I
18 00-13 00
Alexandria wharf - '
Rve - .'
Meal, Indian in bbls.
Grain: Corn, muthern yellow bushel
- souih'n flat, yellow
Rye. northein, ?- -
Barley, nominal - - -
Oats, northern, (prime)
Grinditones.t loncf2000lbs.rough,lf 00 1900
souttiern, new, - ,
uay, best Eoelish
A Eastern scruio.l
Hops, Istauaiitv - round 18
- 2d auatiiv -.. 17
Xuird, Boston, - t Kjuod 10
Leather. Phi;a. ci'y tannage 2
4Uo.cwiniry iuka 25
Baltinioie city -i'.i.ae 2G
do. dry hide .. - 22
New-Vork red, light . 21
iktoa do. sUt'g'-tcr
1 Oil, SpermrSprin
W.&ter . -,
2 f 7
Liasced. rtj.eii a.i
Fldfttr Partner ton of 2200 It.
fork, elr clesr barrel
cler - -Meu
15 17 0:
14 J h;y
2 C! 3
Seeds: Herd's Grs "
HeJ Top, t-outhrn
, . .
. ..... i j i v : 11 .w.
soap, Amcrcan Urowu lu
v.. . . - iu.
a nizies, isi sort
Am. fu! blood, washed,
4 and common,
No. 2- 1
- Silk Convention. " : ; 1
A public meeting f tha who fcej int-rM in
tho culture ami tn.mttfaeiur. of silk a rh United
vv f' Atlh? "'V'" at Dri". on lie third
"y0 February next, under the direction
or the Rtnland and Addison Count SJitk Society.
An address i expected from a gendeuian of
achusetU. A coneral attendance niuvited. ,
In Leliulf of the Ex. coinnitiee,
All persons having mrnuscripu, letters
or documents of any kind, belonsin to ihe
late Benjamin Lundy, calculated UJus
trate the arduous and dUinteresied laboTs of
ihe deceased it. the cause of ihe oppressed
and enslaved people of color, tviU confer an
especial favor upon bh relations, by seed
ing them as soon as they convenient can, .
to the Anu-Slavery Office in Philadelphia
addressed to Joseph Lundt, and they are'
hereby requestpd so to do.
Persons desiring them returned at some
subsequent period, should convey ,uch in
formation will, ibeol,. and iheir Wishes wilt
be carefully attended lo.
The different ami-slavery, and other pe
riodicals ihronghout ihe couniry, will con
fer a Tavor upon the relatives of ihe deceas
ed, by giving the above notice one or more
insertions in their papers.
The Bhando.y ANTi-SLAveay Society
Schoo?1 h tS Ann-Ual Meeti the Norm
bchool House in the vilJag?f on A!ond!.
evening next On Tuesday ereninTj?
D. Barber, ot Middleburr, will de fw fa
wnf An address from fne'nJ Darber
will be worth hear n. TIiosp rJtr
M. Benedict, Brandon,
Vr Ar.?.1?80"' Colcheter,
V- W llhani!., Bridport,
D. C, West, We v bridge,
A. Bixhy, 't'ownshend, - .
N. C. Joy, Putney,
Is Woods Passun.psir,
R. Hammond. TiconderoFa, N. r-
lb GewrPel . L. C.
W. JoIhihoii, Jamaica.
J. C.Stone, E. Birkshire,
C. Farnsworth, Walden.
E. Egsfertnn, S. Wallingford;
L. Davi, Bolton, X Y.
I Stotkwell, SaTixhurr,
E.M. Pcrrr. Plainlleld,
A. S. Hale, Passuinpsio,
A. llnynei, Rutland,.
A. Ford. u
J. Button, Wallin-forJ,
P. Hamilton, N. Trort
N. H. Down, Troy,
J. Myer, Bristol,
C. T. Barrett, Brookline,
C. Hnle, -N.
Cobb, Saxton's Rirer,
In Salisbury, on the 4lh icst.. bv C A Ti
as of Brandon, J,,hn Prout. toti M.fe
In Warsaw, Genesee Co X v JL '
Vf .rt eve by J. CUrk, fLeroy. II W
e.l, pastor of Baptist church at Palmyra Vo dIv.I
former place. OIu,a
i Al rrk're. on tho -27th tilt In u r
vof J.C. Stone, of typhus U
Vermont Literary and Scientific
Board of Instruction.
i Lansuages: WwU 1 Cacl,er Anck-nt
Denartraent. OA4-VI TeacI,er m Temal
E. B. PAUSCR; AwiBi.nl Teacher,
r i L . Tution.
tor Anihnietw, English . ,
and Hi-try f,hJ vl&? I -
I reuch. Drawiu? and Pai:i, aaclextra,
f.-. .. . Boar dime.
i 1 ,np,'i'it.u nor wetJc, - ijvi
, reqes,ed to ca I Or, t ha Princp.t, U wdl dlrr
j diem to ihe diOerent boarding noae. 1
TnMitution, are no;r iJ.TJr ,h,7 rV
luthertn. Each teacher fake, charec U p.rtieuu'r
studies, aod hi whole attention i lev0ipl , '7, '
Brandon, Feb. 10. 134:). Ulw naetpL
i P. ?5. Instrnciiou inlnsic wiltte .t
, who detire it. 4 to tW
f i m . C. r. -
; a tv, ' r
43 jor Sate. . ,
; rpHE subscriber will i
iei, with I a.k-nu'l Hs
20 . and a small turn on is. ,
IS rilhe lot. S .-,.6 JT11"'
21 ' Leicester wyfer of ch iwwi iber iti
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