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Vear Herculaneum, in Missouri,abodt the • " n of December ln«, Daniel Addis, Esq. j'.Jjy yj New-York, and formerly of Pbila rte.pnia. Counsellor at law. Mr. Addis was overtaken by a snow storm, in which be V vr'.y perished; a traveller passing by sa> vi ! him, but he had bis ban is and leet so UilK|, mjured by the cold, thi t there w*s ne ,‘..s,;y tor amputating all his lingers and u^s, except one of bis little fingers. He w «s attended by Dr. P. Findley, of Herculaneum, Missouri, to whom hi.- reta in, or friends may apply for lurtuer inlor inulion. ^ ^ Jdsi Published . \ l) for sale at Jo*:u A. Stewart’s book k store, Till-. HISTORY t or ms RK FORMATION, p,oii.j ‘i> abr dgment of Bmnet’s History ot tb-* ReiVi!nation oi tiit Churrhoi England. To-e:b»*r ai.b sketches oi the lives ol Lu t'.t;, C iv i.,, .,n.‘ Zuingle, he three c^lebia* t. i ’reform* i* »l the continent-—By the Kt-v. Bfc.vjaMrsi Allkv, Hector of the Palish u; St. Aundre, Vngiuia. Kkcowmodation. Having been favoied with the perusal of an abridgment ol the history ot the retorma tion. prepared for publication by the Kev. Alien, i with pleasure comply v\ub ms request, in giving it my humble rtc-inmeu d. tiou. It coniams fhe history ot all the important tacts as narrated by Burnet, and to those who have not the time or the means ciconsulting that writei, must prove intei esting oid valuable. Iher oeing a consi derable class ol persons unuei tb.*se circum stances, such a work ha; l>*tn w r’ed. and 1 think, the pres-lit ooe will o* highly ac ceptable, as seiving to inert the existing ex igency WILLIAM H. W 1Lv?LK. february 8___ Coal for sal*—forias1*. V CONSIGNMENT of ^ooil >V nches _ . »erCO\L, to close the sale, will be sold lew for cash, m : >ts to suit purcha ser*. Those wanuiK? »or grates «>r smith’s U'ut in small qua:»t: * will find it to tleoi init r»*>t to »i. is -onediate appli cation to me, as II. • i- about a thou sand budiels unsold January 30 .Vv yruART. bt All HN S PttlZiS LIST. OIUMl NSTMNA!.LOTTERY, ForRTI! CLVS8. N«s**10,8S1 I‘j73b Slow o",! 15 - 500 CS4T - 100 •Said at A Hens’. Id. Ul> numbers drawn, and 1000 dollars is the highest prize yet drawn. Undrawn frizes are i JIIIZC of of »> <1 > of of of d5»ui»o dolls. 10,000 5,ono l,ooo 5oo loo Whole tickets 12 dols. shares in proportion. For tickets in the above apply at ALLENS' Lucky Office* Pennsyfvrtnia Avenue. Washington City. Orders bv n ail or otherwise, enclosing cash or orize tickets, promptly answered, and every iuf-rm ’given gratis. A7««- street, betzvcen tiouaib j airfux-streets, r suh-criber having opened the above I ♦ rh.e. I:»? ?>e»*n appointed sole agent f.r vending ' e UK \\D NATIONAL I A ^ \L h(> 11 ?•' V r rk,*ts in this town, res pectfully in * Mends and the public generally, ’ :.<.■* > on hand a variety of Number*t • . » p»e .;bove lottery.— ’l im-e who - :r» ••■•cure chances at the present or < • ' • a whole ticket, sti.m - i.i • ,p. . .re desired to make 1'ii .ie :.-rl i, ti .n as the price must Jo) i trance. Owing to the lew tickets r« ih.ii.hm: unsold, and the very great gain «•: ,l‘« .vheels, and as the lottery is now drawing twice a week in the city of Wash ington, an I will soon be completed, all tli"?e who are disposed to enroll their names ♦ n tin list ol Fortune’s favorites, are solici ted to p »\ her a visit at (ii itnd Xa’ional /sjtt*ry «V Ka:change OjJice, Whurt* he doubt* not they will meet her J'lnies—and per adventure the capilaf pri zes of 40.000 Dollars OR 50.000 Dollars v> this splendid lottery, may crown the ad* 'eniurer's brow. ! hi* following splendid prizes remain yet to be drawn. lo«»o dols 1 oi o dots looo dols beside.*, a gte.it number of 500 dols. 100, ^r- \!J p l« in American gold. Cash advance i t »r prizes .,«» soon ns drawn. 1 rs enclosing cash, or prize tickets ad.ii. vsed to J. H. Runners, Alexandria * '*1 be promptly attended to. All lottery in •10,000 DOLLARS. ^o.ooo lJULfJMiS. looo dols luoo dols looo dols looo dois looo dols looo dv-ls looo dols loi.u dv.ls looo viols looo dols looo dols looo viols looo dt Is looo viols IviOOl’ iU I “on dols looo .s looo dois looo dole looo dois looo doU looo dols looo dois looo dols looo dols looo dols looo dvds looo dols lt.oo viols looo dols looo dols looo dols looo dols looo dols oraiatiou given gratis. teb 7 Notice. THE President and directors of the Me chanics' bank of Alexandria hereby give notice, that an election will be held at therr banking house, on Monday, the I2lh day ot Marco next, toi fifteen directors of said in stitution. J. MORGAN, Cashier, tebruary 6_ l»n Wanted to Hire, BY the year—a Negro GIRL, from 12 to 16 years of age ; for which liberal wages will be given. For turther informa tion apply to the Printer. | February 2tt Wanted to Mire or Purchase, \N industrious, sober, and honest negro man, well acquainted with farming,and the management of horses, and who has some knowledge ot gardening, jau 30A.C CAZENOVE. Lost., N Saturday morning last, in or near the „rtn market, a memorandum pocket book, taming about TVi'ENlY DOLLARS, *" Ortiik notes. The finder shall receive Five Dollars by leaving the same with its contents at this office. jatiuary MO Whiskey, Clover Seed, 6jc. J FIFTEEN barrels 1st and 4th p whiskey 2o bbls beet and poii; l5oo lbs (jod)<*n cheese: received for sale by SAUL. MESSERSMITH. ALSO, I Id bushels Penns) Ivauia CLOVEK SEED.jan. 27 UillSfUg. (11NSENG purchased by M SAMLEL MESSERSMITH. January ‘^7___ Sugars $ Plaister. JOHN H. LADD & Co. have just re ceived byschr. Pmramoiid, lor sale, 15 hhds first qual. iVlusco Sugars y tierces do do GO tons piaister Paris._ jan- 3 Cor Sale, A LIKELY young NEGRO MAN, a bis ! x. m c»iit Baker by trade I-or terms apply | at this office. tt_.lan d ; J. tj. Ladd 6) Co. FFER for sale the cargo of schr Joseph, *1000 bushels oats, heavy and of su ior quality bi barrels apples January __ Notice. k BIJAH ADAMS has this day taken his /\ brother Andrew H. Adams into copart nership—the business will he conducted un der the firm of A. & A. H. ADAMS, january 2 _____ Transfer Tobacco, PURCHASED RY decpmber 23 S. ii D- REED. Wm. Fowle & Co. 1.1 AVE received per ship Jane, direct fm 1. Bordeaux, 20 pipesofnrst quality Cog: nac Brandy, which can he sold at moderate prices. decernber 4 Maryland Tobacco. WM. FOWLE & C->. will purchase a few hogsheads Maryland iT'^AC CO, if immediate application is made. December 7 __ hour years tdd 5th proof \\ his key, OF a superior quality, just received and for sete by KERR 61 FITZHDGH, Who have on hau l a well selected assort ment o! GROCERIES, which will be sold low for cash. dec 5 Cheese and Apples. FORTY" ca^ks Goshen cheese, and 50 Ms Newtown pippins .JOHN' POPMAM, Thompson’s wharf december 5 _______ Hus'i i Goods for Sale. M. FOOTE ii Co. offer for sale. Id ton< fiist quality St. Petersburg Hemp 250 bolls l«t 2d fr 3d quality duck. 60 pieces Ravens, 100-sheetings.dec 1 For Sale, \T Fort Washington, (Potomac) about three hundred pork, flour, and whisky RARRJvLS. tf dec l Wants a Situation, 4 YOUNG MAN qualified to take charge A of a set of books, and conversant with business generally The best recommenda tions can be had. Enquire of the printer. m>vp*nberl8 dtt To Rent, ^|^HE house at present occupied by Mr. I. Josiah Watson, as the Post Office. Pos session may be had immediately- For terms apply to THOMAS BROCCHUS. October 3tt Brandy, Shirtings, £50. JUsT received, and tor »ale, 6 pipes 4th proof cognac brandy 4 cases power loom shirtings and sheet ings, very superior I case fine sattinetts ; and an assortment of America!) cotton goods. nov 15 A C CAZENOVE&Co. A Livery Stable ■ S now opened on the premise? formerly I occupied by Thomas Triplett, on Wash ington strep*., between King and Prince streets, where citizens and travellers can oe accommodated with a careful Ostler, ar. i hay and grain three times a day for fif ty cents, or by the month at ten dollars.— As there is a large lot attached to the pre mises, with the accommodation ofa pump. Drovers, and those that have horses for sale, will find it to their advantage to call, as they may get hay by the small, «$• grain as they may want it ; and tbo*e disposed to purchase Horses, bv leaving a descrip tion shall have the earliest notice. ./AMES ALLISON k Co. February 1 | The Steam Boat Potomac » CAPTAIN MirMlelnn—front tlie ap* pearanre of the Ice in the. River, will | lea\e this place for Norfolk on Thors day morning next* the 8th iust. at 9 o’clock. If the weather should he such as to render it probable that the River may again close, and induce an earlier de parture. Notice will will heghen in the newspapers, and at Brown's Hotel in the city of Washington, feh 3 Allegany Butter £5 Whiskey. JUsY received, 2,000 ibs. of Alleghany BUTTER, in small tirkins, suitable lor family use, which wil' be found on trial, of a very superior quality* Also, SO bbls. choice WHISKEY", an-i a quantity of ex cellent PORK ; which, with an extensive supply of Groceries, will be sold low for cash. JAS. H. ANDERSON & Co. Best Family Flour selected as usual. January Sl»__ House of Industry. rl^HE House of Industry i9 now in opera L tion for the delivery of Work & Soup to the poor as u^ual—donations from ihe benevolent will be most thankfully received either in money, wood, vegetables or arti cles ot clothing, and will be faithfully ap plied. Private families can be supplied with good Soup at six cents per quart, januaiy 93 Ladies’ Walking Shoes. 4 FRESH supply of ladies’ morocco and xV leather walking shoes, with a general assortment of other kinds, just received, and for sale at low prices tor cash, hy S. <$- D. REED. In Store, Men’s and hoys’ low priced fur and wool hats. December 28 Plaister, Salt § Wine. JOfIN H L\DD and Co. have receiv ed for sale, loo tons plaister Paris 879 baskets salt 5 qua. ter casks Malaga wine 6 quarter casks Malaga Sherry wine 6 boxes containing 6o bottles cold pressed castor oil._Dec. 29 Orphans’ Court, Alexandria County, ) February Term, lb21. £ Ordered, FT^HAT the executor of John Turpin i Brooks, eeceased, do insert the usual notice to debtors and creditors three times a week three weeks in the Alexandria Gazette and Herald. A copy. Teste, A. ftlOORE Register. 7 liis is to give Notice. THAT the subscriber, of Alexandria county, in the district of Columbia, has ob tained Irum the Orphans’ Court of said coun ty letters te-tamentary on the estate of John Turpin Brooks, hie of the county afore said deceased : All persons having claims aerainst the said decedent.are hereby warn ed to exhibit the same, with the vouchers thereof lu the subscriber, passed by tbc or phans’ court, on or before the 6th day of Amru>t next, or they may, by law, be ex* elud'd from all benefit to said estate ; and those indebted thereto are required to make immediate payment. Given under my hand this 5th day of Feb ruary, 1 b21. EDMOND EDMONDS, Executor of John Turpin Brooke. february 5 _ Grand National Lottery. AUTHORIZED BY CONGRESS—FOURTH CLASS* \*>th tlay*S lh nwhir Nos, 091 & 27173, prizes of Iooo do's. No. 3l)33 a prize of loo dols. \ °-tfi tin ifs *!rmvin <r. Nos. 10801 & 18738 prizes of looo dols. Thirteenth day’s drawing over* Mhe following prizes yet to be drawn : 1 of 35.000 Dollars 1 of 10,000 dolls. 2 2 of t.000 besides a large number of 500, 100 and 10 dollar prizes. Tickets and shares in a varie ty of numbers, at KEKIl & FITZIWGH, Draws again THIS DAY. (U* Tickets 811—shares in propor pnrti n. feb 5 Notice to Farmers and Others. 11W1LL SELL at public auc'ion, on Thurs day, the 15th inst, if fair, if not, the next (airdav, on the premises, adjoining Ches nut Hill farm, all my stock, consisting of horses, cows, sheep, hogs, farming utensils, <S*c. Also some household and kitchen fur niture. P S. Among the horses are three good sad dle horses ELISHA SOMERS, february 5 _rotwt 15 No. 27115 a prize of No. 2847 6oo dols loo dols. of 5,800 Notice. T^HE subscriber having assigned to Ben jamin Taylor, James Fassett and Al len Armstrong, ot Philadelphia, his goods debts anil eftV.cts, for the purposes therein mentioned, being by them appointed to sell the goods on hand, consisting ot a pretty general assortment Ot Hardware* Cutlery, Looking glasses, Combs, §’C. and to collect the debts—and being desirous of closing the busiuess as soon as possible, he offers the goods at reduced prices, and solicits those indebted to him to pay their accounts a9 speedily as possible, to prevent any unpleasant measure he shall have to re sort to it pay should be delayed, son p y THOMAS MOUNT. jannuary 11 tMim3w A. C\ Cazenove Co. Have for sale Lon Jon particular Madeira wine, do do Bui gundy, do do Market, Malaga, In pipes, hnljpipes, an quarter casks, Cognac brandy. 1th prool, old k genuine', > New England Rum, Retailing Molasses, Baltimore window glass, Dupont's gun powder Cameras, Flotant indigo, very Superior. &c. &c. 4*c. december l.'i To Rent, f- A fhrer story biick DW ELLtVG HOUSE,suit .hie for a genteel lami * £!l ly. at pre-ent o< cupied tty Mrs. Eli - ^»»Lzabeth WiLon, situate on Water-st. opposite the resilience of James Keith. sen. Esq. Possession may lie hail on the first ol April. Enquire of JNO. C. VOVVELL. february 5 HIM (lit Kor Rent* . >7^ TWO three story Brick DWEL. Jrn| LINGS and STOKES, at the cor. 3, Miner of King &, Washington streets, one at present occupied hy the col lector, and the other hy .Mr. West Ashton. _.1. MORGAN, Cashier. To Rent, And possession given between the present time and March n« xt, that I a I i elegant and commodious three sloty brick house, the Union and .Marine Hotel, situated on Union-street, near the Potomac. It is admirably calculated lor the accommo dation ol travellers Iron. Mai viand, and sea faring gentlemen. It has Seen occupied as a tavern for many year>» past. For terms apply 10 ANTHONY RHODES. nonary if in* v ■ t 1 To Lit. That t>vo story brick store, and dwelling house on Union 'street, late JiJj the residence of Mr. J. Leap. ALSU, One other two story brick tenement, ad joining the above,well oalcula'ed for a small store and dwelling. Ihe situation of the above property (being near the wharf) ts well established a3 a place of business, being occupied as such lor ma ny years. For terms apply to ANV> LEAP, or WM.N. MILLS. To Rent, That large and elegant three sto q ry brick dwelling house on the south | rj|i side ol King street, between Pitt and *1, JLilSt. Asaph streets, now in the occu pancy of H. Clagett. Possession may be hail immediately. For terms appily to Mr. Clagett, or A. LYNN, decern her 4 If * rv For Freight, v THE schooner LEVANT, H. Grif. _fcfith, master; burthen abcut 75o bis. She is a fast sai'ing, first rate vessel, not two years old. Freight for Brazils or the West Indies would he preferred. Apply to JOHN H. LADD & Co. Who have for sale on board that vessel, 75 tons plaister I cask of blocks. For Freight, . u*.^> The sloop HELTA. O. B. Wright, master, burthen about 600 bids ; Hie is an excellent vessel; about lour years old, now in readiness to load, in preference to the West Indies ora southern port Apply to JOHN H. LADD 4* Co. jan 5 For Pernambuco and back to Alexandria, The superior hrit*; FACTOR, .^George Brewster, master, is now loading, and w ill sail inajfew days: ISO his flour or small articles will hr* taken on freight. Apply to WM. FOWLE & Co. Who have for sale the cargo of schnr Will iam. capt. Hearing, from Portsmouth,of ‘2000 bushels Liverpool coarse salt 5000 lhs green coffee January 3 For Portland, TIm? srlmr. SYKKN. captain Emery, will sail in a few days, and take some freight if offered immediately.— App*y to WM. FOWLE & to: H’ho have for sale said schnrs. cargo of 60,000 feet merchantable lumber december 27 Vessels Wanted. Eotir VESSELS of about loot) bbls. ^i^Ueacb, lor Halifax. St. Johns, Eastport and New bury port. Apply to dec II JOHN H. LADD & Co For Freight, THE superior Brig OLIVE, Isaac ^Lincoln, Master, burthen about 2000 She is now retv:iy for a cargo. Also, The Schooner ELIZA, Garret Phillips, Master, burthen about 1000 bis. She is a good vessel; and will be ready for a cargo in one week. Also, The Sohooner CAROLINE <$• NANCY, j F. Fisher, Master, burthen about 760 bis. j She is an excellent vessel, only two years . old, and will soon be ready lo load. Apply to JOHN H* LADD & Co Who have now afloat, for sale, rec’d by said vessels, 2500 bushels, best Manchester coal, quality that will be approved. 2500 bush. Liverpool coarse salt. 5 M. clear boards^ For Freight, to the West-In dies or a Southern Port, aflfc: T'lie superior sc hr ANN. Bar 3H£»nabas Webb, master, burthen fooo bbls. will be ready to receive a cargo in a few days. Apply to WM. FOWLE Co Who have received, for sale, by the above vessel, 7oo casks Thomafltown lime aooo feet merchantable lumber Valuable Property for Sale. IN obedience to a decree of the bon. cir* . cuit courtdt lbe district ot Loiumhia lc*r the county ol Alexandria, made in April term, in the year eighteen hundred & twen ty, to satisfy a claim ot Richard R. Alex ander, against Daniel burners, will be ex posed to public sale lor cash, at the Mer chants’ Coffee-house, in the town of Alex andria, between the hours ot ten 4^ twelve o’clock, on Wednesday, the 7th day of Fe bruary next, if fair, if not the next tairday, one moiety of a tract ot land, containing nine hundred and ninety five acres, more or less, or so much thereof as will pay the sum of five thousand nine hundred and se venty dollars, with interest thereon, at the rite of four per cent, per annum, from Ihe twenty first day ot September, J8itJ, and the costs of suit. i ms iraci is aooui one anu an nan mnes from Occoquan aini twelve trom Altxau dria, is well situated for cultivation, and the greater proportion covered with wood and timber, which is supposed to yield a bout twenty cords per acre. The soil is good. From its vicinity to the water, and the great facility of exporting word, timber and produce, to Washington, Alexan i,;a and Georgetown, this tract would be a desirable purchase to fanners, or persons w ishing to embark in the wood o» timber business.— The sale will be pmempt* ry. ALKXANl)J:U MOOKF. AUGUSTINE NEW ION, Commissi );• :is. january 8 m<Hr.l7F For Freight, Coastwise, new «nd fast sailing sloop JMMfcFAlVlE,Ensign Baker, master,burthen about 55u barrels; a frei^h' »o the southward would be preferred. Apply to 2 mo 7 3t T. H HOWLAND. 3)asoris Wanted. E VENT Y-FIVE stone masons wanted to work at Fort 31 on roe, Old Foint Com fort, where constant employment anJ good wages will be given for the lirst rate work men, and none others need apply fifty able bodied laboring men, black or white, to attend on the workmen. Apply at the above Fort to Bolilha Laws, who has lived at the place for a long time, and ran say i! is very healthy. dec 6 The National Intelligencer. Raltim-ie Fe dt ral Gazette, Leesburg Washingtonian, and Winchester Gazette, will insert the above four months, and send their accounts to this office. Notice. IV/TRS. MUlR, wishing1 to contribute in IvX some measure towards the support of her family, embraces this opportunity of no' tifyiog her friends, and the public in general, that she proposestaking boarders, and would be happy to accommodate a number from the age ol six to fourteen. The terms, which are moderate, may he known by applying at her residence on Royal'street. tin 18 lied ITouse fiAiuMii;?. P~|^HE subscriber having lent®*! H»*t cele X bra ted Herring L •tiding, Known by thp name of the lied House ■ r Lear's Land ings about four miles below ^.icxandr'a, gives notice to persons desirous of putting; up Herrings, and to waggonera in «>ai*icu lar, that every attention wifi be paid to supplying them on the lowest i< rms and shortest notice, as'this landing has never been known to tail. The road to the land ing is good, and the distance so r! that it mast be an inducement to it. e who want good, sound, and fresh fish ;r prefer it to the Alexandria market. Persons wishing Shad or Herring put up for family use, by giving timely notice, will have them warranted of the best quali ty. JILSON HOVE, january 31 Genuine Garden Seeds. WM. YEATES offers for sale, at redu ced prices, at his garden, near Alex andria, a general assortment of GARDEN SEEDS, mostly of his own raising, and all warranted o( first quality; also an assortment of fruit trees, choice kinds, flo^eiing shrubs, dwarf box, I or edging, cabbage plants, cau liflower do. with other variety, with an ex tensive collection of green house plants, of the most rare kinds. fehruary 5 T'he Leesburg Washingtonian, and Win chester Gazette, are requested to insert the above three times, and the National Intelli gencer three times a week for six weeks,and send their accounts to this office. Laud for Sale. HE subscriber offers for sale from one to five hundred acres of land, in the coun ty of Fauquier, Virginia, a great proportion of which is w ell limbered, and possessing all the advantages of water, with the capacity of easy improvement by the use ol piaster, to which it i9 most admirably adapted.— (Fere i» destitute ol every o‘her advantage than an abundance of wood, its locality would render it veiy desirable, being adja cent to the town of Salem, which affords a ready market lor that article at all seasons of the year— ns well as for bay and other pro ductions of a farm. Within one mile, is an inexhaustable quarry of lime, which sells acre, a great part in cash, is now offered at a very low price—one third in bonds now due, and the balance at easy instalments of one, two, afld three years- Any person wishing to purchase such property, will Le well rewarded for his trouble by riding to see it, where, in the absence ol the subscri ber, it will be shown by Richard Rixey, near the place. A. B. SCOTT, feb 6 tuths4w 1 be editor ol the Leesour* vyasom^o nian is requested to publish the above lour times, and send bis account to this office fof payment.