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THE DAILY APPEAL.
THURSDAY FEBRUARY 19, 1857. 5?" The Kftratka brought up yesterday over uw sirs or irea fr tae nasefKe vimu uaiiroaa. TO ASSOCIATED PRESS OF MEMPItlS. "0wlig to some cause or other, the Ball utiti oil to be given en Tuesday evening last, t Odd Teews' HaM, by the " Ooachmster.," M not come oS Baebibre &. Co. will let off at auction a -tee set ef fa.Bttare-ti-ts swratee, oonsi.Ung or roaewood UMes, wardrobes, burraas, tofts. Ice. We are usxler obligations to the clerics ; ih steamers -Vrfrreets jTaWr Ctfy far ate New Orieaa papers. gf We are indebted to Mr. Bugher, the ieuert.ii.ar ay.-: et tk steamer Qtendcle, icr fall files late C-Bctesatt sad LMtsvWe papfri. We learn from Mr. Tucker that he win wnmce. st fto eriy day, tbe tmiWlsg et a lares water laak asteatbe Matr, hiviEg received permission Ina tk CMy OmbcU te do so. g" Miss Maggie Mitchell, accompanied by ber setter, testes for Ckteaga this e rente j, on board tbe slar Daniel Borne. sKaK&in at the Clcaro Ifeeaire next Mtaaay Bight. IiATEB FB02I KTCABAGITA. Mer Battles General Walker Tictorlons. AURIVAli OF THE STEAM EE TEXAS. 'New Oklxaxj, February 17. The steamer Texas bas arrived, brlrglng later dates f reta Nicaragua. The steamer Tennuxtt bad arrived out with, recralts. Cols. TUuj and Lockrldge proceeded tp the river and attached and routed three handred Cost Blcans. The American lc I was trifling. Tbe steamer's machlnsry getting out cf order, ah returned for rspalrr. She will to back, and, doubtless, dear the river In a week. Dates from Gen. Walker to the 34 Inst., Tla Panama, state that the Costa Rlcans appeared near Rlras, and were driven bsck. Col. Hecnlngsen, with fonr hundred men, attacked fif teen hnndred of the enemy, at St. George, driving them from th.lr position, after which be rstcrned to Rives. Gtn talker's forre numbers 1.C00 men, 1,100 of when. are In excellent health and spirits. -lie has provisions and ammaaltisn scadest for three months. MEJIPniSDAlLTAPPEAL OFFICE, i - .TiiruiAT. Febmarv 19. 1857. i ' t 1 - . j j COTTON The maraei yesteroay miaiieilea a teierauio Inquiry and sales reached about 600 baits at fall figures' The weather Is dry aad f sir, anibcslniss geaerally brlik ia a'.l departments of trad. TVe cantlnu quotations without change. MEMPHIS COTTON QUOTATIONS. Inferior .. I Strict Mlddllng.12 12 V Ordinary 8M810 lOood Mlddllng.l2X0l2Jf GoodOrdlnary... lOXCjIlOK' I Middling Fair.. 13 frj.. Low Middling ....11 (J1IX Fair (scarce). ..13J.13. atiiuung.... 11XOI1HI NEW ORLEANS MARKET. OPF1CR OF 1HB1FI0ATUNE. Thursday Evening, Bebru.ry 12, 1857 J Cotton Tbe Inquiry has again "been fair to-day, aid the sales amount to about 9500 bales..Priees are with out any material cbange, and we repeat our last quotations. Inrerltr 8 9f Ordinary 10 10X Hlt.lng..l2 J. 12K fcl2 K Good Middling.. 13 Middling Fair...l3.l3.; Fair 13j,S13K jpff''e lara that Miss Logan' was to have Mil 2ew une&cu, jsaisir, an me steamer "lasts CHy Mr Miiatils. If e artlws ta tlae she wti appear at ttetfaectteaBSatuafty Bight. 3e ptay setacted, we nn dss4aad, is tbe Buadtttk. SrT The necrro arrested en Monday night Ht, ekargeB wttk beta ctaaected with tbe murder f Mr. Takkek, wm dicbard frosa th calaboose on Motrfsy last. ttM besag ae avMeaca jgatast bim to war raatMs teagcr fetenttsn. WASHiNflTos's Bibth-Day. The Wash- iagtea RHsoc wm parade oa Maaday 1 ext, in bener of VTiSKI!iT6.v Mrtb-day. They will give a ban at BxeiwBge DalHIugi ia the evealac. Mr. Epxcht will sK the saaaer. ApteasaBt Vast aay be expected. Ca.iMi.VAL Cobrt. Wm. Porter, charged wiib nmeay, was eeraay se aoa aoqatiiea. Pet rKeifey, tbag4 witk lareeay, was feand cuiKy, aaa seaasaeta im reeneetiary jar eae year. A so- ttea wn bjjrtiLNk-aagw trial this Bsoraisg. ,3: AfecAL Msic. !t affords us nleagare to an Eoaaae tkajajii ar Br. A. B. EVERETT wiR-lec- taaeaa arsy'nassf sefaa seeoaa rretayleriaa Ctmrcb at 7h atseet H.nljlsl,1 II Iw wilt, bo aaaat, be a Urge aUiDiaaee, af taa- ssafcragatioa, aad a deep lntereit awakaae by tbe tectare. Mble Thief. On Tuesday last, Mr. Bkakck, OoaMaaie at the Seventh Dittriet, arrested a aaa la tU cUy. ea the charge ef stealing a mate trem a Beatlesee rasMlas; ia tbe seixbeorbeed et Weft's Sta tion. He was tabea oat ia the afterBeea train of cars.i' We 4M aat team tbe aease at the aecased. "We received, on yesterday, from Mr. H. H. Potter, Mala street, above Adams, a large bat tle of " Beeth & Eeagwiek'e Saperior Medicated Gin," maaafactarrd ia Lenslan, for which we return thanks. We hsva Bat "sasapleJ" it yet, bat as it bears a high re patattoa elMwbere, we take it for Sri a let! that it is an execttaat artacte. It wm be "sasaplerf" ts day. Cencressloaal Proceedings. Washinqton, February 17. Tb'e Senate passed the Hou;e bill, increasing the pay of army efflxra, without amendment. Koatt. The corruption committee will report to-morrow, recommending the rxpulsloncf severs! membiri X bin was passed, annulling all laws of the Xantas Legisla ture. TTASHiaoTOS, Tebruary 18. Stntlt. A bill was tn- 'trodnced to secure a muble'bjit'of Judge Wm. Cushltg. BHIs were: passed to prevent counterfeiting ccln and settle land claims. House. The Committee reported back tbe telegraph bill with Ih amendment Uut dtlsens of the United States shall have the right to uselt for all tlme..and re- Gotd Ordln. ry..HX(911K Low Middling.. .12KCS12X STATEMENT OF COTTON. Stock on band 1st September,lS56 Bales 7.1S3 Arrived past three days 1,1:2,823 Arrived previously 3,836 I,I25,CS9 Exported past three days.l. Exported previously.. .i.i,i J-.b ... rr.r. . A--nsi oi.iris soia ,iper 1.1S3.S57 7 73. 6,393- TSijTT Stock ea hand and on shipboard baits, ."3796S0 Friday, February 13, 1 J."l Cottos The demand appears modsrate and e hear f only aoma 1500 bales sold thus far. . " ScOAB Prices are easy without any material ctaaga. The ssieithls morning embrace about 400 bhds. Molasses The market is dull with sales of some 100 bbls. at 65363; for lermeotlni to fair lota and SI61Hc. ? gallon for prime and 300 half bWs. t62xG6icI.it tie or no choice odering from first hands. Floub The market continues dull, yesterday 150 bb!a. Indiana superflae were sold at $6 60 bbl. Coas The aaarktt is unsettled. We nolle sales of about 600 tacks at 6165c and 6000 on private terms. u ats t inner ana loo sacks sc. Lorls in niiattcer'y at'Memniiis. STATE OFTENNESSEEi-'At'Rulei held in the Clerk's office, Chascery-Sideiof tbe Common Law and Chan cery Court of tth'e City ofjifemFhU Monday, February 2d, 1S57. ag i , . . Av J. White, ; Complainant, Geo'ce Clxon. A. X. Edmonds, George W. Che-kaia Waziener. " Defendants. It appearing from amdavlt filed in thltcause, that the Defendants,eorge W. Cheek and Jnhn H. Waggeoer, are non-residents of the state of Tennessee; It is ordered that they do enter their appearance hereinbefore or with in tbe first three cajs or me nexi term or saia nun, iu be held on the fourth Monday In Mai. next. tlS57,l and plead, answer, or demur to Complainant's bill, or tbe same win be taxea ror conirsM as io mem, ou m iur hearing tx-varte, andthatacopt otthls order be publish- . . . . 1 V -. I. V. ir.mnVI. Cuonce a wees, lonvu iuimjii c&, u u,.ii Acopy-attestf JOHN C. LANIER, Clerk and Master. Jas B. Thornton, Sol'r for Compl't. feh!2.1aw4w In Chancery at Meiupliis. STATE Of TENKESSEE At Rules held in the Clerk's office. Chancery Side of the Common Law and Chan cerr Court of tho city of Memphis, Monday, February 2J, 1557 , . . William TJ. Brown, Complainant. James Johnscn, V. A. Jetnton, Dempry Weaver and Thomas James I innle Defendtnls. It appearing from affidavit filed in this cause tl-it the defendant, W . a. jonnion,is a nojj-rcsiccni oiioqhi'-vi Tennessee ; It is ordered that he do enter his appearance ihereln before er within the first three days of tr.e next iterm of said Court, to be held on the fourth Ml udj In May next, (1867) and plead, answer, or demur to Complainant's bill, or the same will be taken for confessed as to him. and set for hearing ex-parte. and that a copy of this ordeT be published once a week for fonr successive weeks In the Memphis Appeal. A udt attest r JOHN C. LANIER, C erk and Master, A. Wright, Sol'r for Compl't. febl2-lawtw 103 107 260 with it. President's Proclamation. Waihixotos. February 18. The LV.ion contains the President's Proclamation calling tbe Senate together on the fourth of March next. Cincinnati Representative Election. Cincinnati, Februsiy 17. Horea, independent, beats Slough, Demecrit, for the Leglslsture, one hundred votes In Ham 11 ton county. Poke Mess t tltt retailing at S20S20 60. and round lots are held at $20 1 bbl. whisky About ) this. Saw sold at Sc.? gallon. CorrEE We heir of no traBsact.ons of importance thus far. Spts. TtrarEXTixE (0 bbls. sold at Se fl gallon. Rosin About 300 bbls. have been sold at S3 10 and $3 37m ? bbl. for Que white. Exchange and Bank Note Xiist. Marine. New Tore, Febrcary 17. The tihip J. L. Warntrt mm Orleans, which went ainore some time since on ine I SUTINO RATX; coat of Ireland, has been got afloat, and was ready to be towed toXirerpoei. BANKING HOUSE or O. W. CJSZEBEZJcVSr cts OO.r I toil, iiiiiui nun au iiiAJJiso.-sr. In Chancerv at Meninhis. STATE OF TENNESSEE. At Rules held in the Clerk's office. Chancery Side of the Common Lawand'Chan cery Court of the city of Memphis, Monday, February 2d 1857. 1 Job . M. Tijlor and Thisphllus Paulding, firm of Taylor and Paulding, uompiainanisj WUIUm nui. John M Powell and J. J. McMurray, Dsfendants. - It appearing from affidavit fllei in this cause that the Defendant, John MPoweH,is a noa-resideniof the State of Tennessee: It l ordered that he do enter his appear ance n-rem Deiore or wiinin tne nri inree oays or tne next term of said Court, to be held on the fourth Monday In May next, (1657,) and plead, answer or demur to vompiainanis' Din. ot me same win be lasen lor con fessed as to him, and set for hearing ex-parte, and that a copy of this order be published once a week for four successive weeks In the Memphis Appeal. A copy attest: JOHN C. LANIER, C i M. A. Wright, Sol'r for Comp'lts. frbl2-liwi w Inerease of Army and Aavy Pay. WAsniRCTOX, Xebruary, 17. UaJer the new law. Gen. Scott's pav Is Increased to $10,020 per year. Aver age increaie of iffleera-pay, $530 p:r yearj.tolal, $525,000. By an eM law it Is provided that Increase In the army pay shall relatively effect lbs marine corps. belli 2fo batei. I in uuancery m xucmpms. EXCHANGE. I OTATE OF TENNESSEE At Rules held in the Clerk's 1 tirera I L J office. Chancery Side of tbe Common Law and Chan- lXprem I etry Court ot the city ot Memphis, Monday, February 2d, 1 139 1 .prem 1657, " 23 comptatnact. 1 prem KewTork Kprem I New Tcrk New Orleans...... Kprem I New Orleans..... LoulsvilleJt Cln. Hprem I LouisvUie 4t Cln. St. Louis Kprem St.Louls BASE MOTES. New Orleans Kprem i New Orleans 1 Kprem North Carolina.... 2 dis. All large Upper Miss. Mut. Ins. Co.. par. Csuntry Kprem STECIE. American Gold I Kprem I Gold.... .....2 prem Silver IV prem (silver 3 prem Highest markets rates paid for Land Warrants. Mississippi Land Scrip for sale. Ms. Lawler's BesEriT. This deservins artar take a tiataU ta-aiehc, at tbe Theatre, and if Jb- tioa is aee- Ve the bu aad tbe actor, tbe beese will be crowsM. Mr. Lawbek is a very preaisiste yoteaer, and he has SUM the leading parts at the Theatre since tbe ceasseaaesBsal at the seated with ereeit te 1.1ms elf aad aattcteeWan ta the aaeUences. He stadss hard, and as a seaaeaee he i- always perfect la bis iaagaage. The pieces asTared t-Btght are aaasaer. aad Brian O'Lyn-i. Ia the (eraser he persosataf the " Birbariaa." We bajie he wiObave a tag hew it, and kaow he will If bis dainu cpoa the tBeatisaatag I "oplt are raeeected. Fatal Accidbxt. On Tuesday of last week, Mr. Achbbsme, an attache of lis Memphis and Ohio RaBraa, awt with an accident at so serwas a na ture that he aM Bight bafori last from tbe etn-cts ef hi i waaaas Tie was stttiag aa the ease of a car, as the trJn pasaea over a aride Bear Ihe depet, and bis bxk was iajared by ossalag ir eaatact with tbe-tiabers of it. A saHtiter f ran a atatk at wead, wWcsj became aisataeed by hii awviag, passes! threagh the Sesby part at hi. leg, latoriae; htat sa severely as ta eaaee aieath. Ills sasTr- lngs iar the twa days previaas re his decease are described by oee whe kaew htm persaaaBy, as Iliac ietease, and he died ia great eaaay. River iews and Markets. LocisviLLE, Febraary 17. The ateamer Paul Jones from Pittsburch to New Orleans, with Government stores. Is fast on the rocks. The river bas fallen U inch- "13 ( T f I 1 T3 A T rT Q es. There are 6 feet 1 Inch wateren the Falls. Departed, - -J - bWA1 si. Js k7 teamers Battle and Queen of the West. New TORE, February 17 There Is only a moderate business doing ia Cotton prices are in favcr of buyers. New Obleaks, February .16. Cotton market firm; holders demand an advance; aales to-day, C5,009 bales; middling 12SeS121.'; receipts 9,000 bales. Sujsr 10KC Frights on Cotton to Liverpool 9-11; to Havre 11-16. L.ife-Size, in Oil Colors. WM. F U ! David M. Currin, r. John MeSheely and Thomas Peters, Defendants. It appearing tromaffldavit filed In this cause that the D;fendant, John Mcsbeely, Is a non-resident of tbe State of Tenncsee: It is ordered that he do enter his appear ance herein before or wuhln the first three days of the next term of said Court, to be held on the fourth Monday in May next, (!b&7.) and plead, answer or demur to Com plainant's bill, or tne same win at taken far confessed as to him and set for hearing parte, and that a copy of this order be ruMlshed'once a week for four snicess- ive weeks in tbe .Memphis Apptai. A copy Attest: JOHN C. LtNIER, Clerk and Master. Wright, Currin and Erdrldge, Sol'rs f cr Complainants. renia-iawiw In Chancery at Memphis. 120 100 150 200 15 Statement' -FlhewtwUloiiof the iETNA INSURANCE COMPA J lT,on moist Jan-ry, iB07maaei.tnestateof Tea nessee, as req uirea oy me lav or aiarcn l, isoe. .The name ot it lie Corporation is JCmi 'Insurance Com nany. located at Hartford, conn. Th-Capital Sfcck U Five Hundred Thinjand Dollars and is palibcp. The Assets of tleCompsny are: Cah In hand and In Fhceoix Bank ft C3.733 8 i on specisi iieposit in iianrora mux. with accrued interest if,-. 226,125 Of Cash in the hands ot andduefrom Agenis and other 121.860 OS Real Estate unincumbered 47,635 01 44 Mortgage B.adj,7percent. semi-annually 41,000 OT 23 " "6 " 28,000 00 9 Income 7 " " 4,600 00 in jersey tiny rater Bonds, 6 per cent, semi' annually 10,200 OC 10 Hartford City Bonds, 6 per cent, seml-an- nualy.... 10,000 00 o aiuwausee uuy uonds, 10 percent semiannually.. Money due the Company secured by Mortgage Bills Receivable ' 600 Shares Hartford and New Haven Railroad Company Stock HartlordP & F. Railroad Co. Stock preferred, 10 per cent interest... Boston and Worcester Railroad Co. Stock 9,630 00 vonnecucui Kiver cauroaa t. Stock Connecticut River Company Stock StafDrd Bank Stock...; Cititens' " Waterbury.... Eatle " Providence.... Phoenix " Hartford Farm. & Mech. B'k Stock,Haitford Exchange Bank " " State Bank " " - City Bank " " B'k of Hartford Co. ' " Conn. River B-nk " " Hartford Bank " Charter Oak Bank ' ' Merch'UEx'ge B'k Stock, New York North River " " " Mechanics ' " Bank North America " " of America " " " of Republic " " cf Ccmuawealth " " " of New Tork " ' Broadway Bank " People's Baak " Union Bank " Hanover Bank ' " Ocean Bank ' Metropolitan Bank " " Butchers' and Drovers' Bank Stock. New Tork Importers' and Traders' Bank Stock New Toik Arcerican Exchange Bank Stock, New Tork.... American Exchange Bank scrip Stock, New Tork Merchants' Back Stick, New Tork Market Bank - Phoenix Bank " " rights " Manhattan Company " City Bank " ' Nassau Bank " United StatesTrust Co" ' NT Life Ins. i " " Ohio " ' " " " ' Mechanics' and Tradi rs Bank Stock Jersey City 1,600 0C 60 " 60 ' 60 " 36 300 " 200 " 303 " 240 " 100 " 100 " 159 " 2?5 " "100 " 200 " S00 " 160 " 2C0 " 200 " 100 " 160 " 430 " 400 " 400 " 100 " 13 " 200 " 413 " 200 " 200 133 " 6,000 00 6,751 OS 20,109 9 J 60,000 0C 6,260 (Xf 11,250 00 1.250 W 6.150 CO 5,160 on 183 CC 32,400 01) 27,000 00 16,016 CO 31,110 00 12,300 OP 10,600 00 10.050 CO 39,363 0C 12 000 00 10,800 00 10.6CC OR 23 400 00 16200 00 23.600 Oil 21 600 03 10,200 0C eases and deformities requiring Surgical aid, TRJM-R DR. FENNER also attends to all Diseases ot the Eye and Ear, and Is prepared to Board Patient! from a usaiauvc. Peters' Residence for fi.iii: T)LZiKiati?n51'IcmslTetoSorDlseaMsT salethe EeMdenctand I83K acreitoflaad nii?, 'iTU,ulaB 10 An. Strictures, StoneIn jMbeIo''OniC!o Thomas Peters. Eiq.. lying oa the State rAdder. Ulcers. Cancrc. pnv.n o.t ... .jrL.lRi.RAA.ianH ih.UH.ht....! . . Doaet and Joints. Dmr-m 1 1 1.. ... . Tnitec ir.n.M- c .- . . rAntr.r.A(T,Un. JZ. .T." i . " . "--JIVT -.VJt -."-.''"'.' "'P. . iueimprove- iide k- i." J. . .I "p ' tne: Eje. I couj bis a awe iing, tmit in Gothic Style, s large "Jl, . " , f'auon, ana au other dia-1 "u "man c.es, wiia cioseu, store rooms, fcc .iicaen, a serraata' rooms, cistern, well, stables and barn, carriage houe, wages. shed, &c.,fce. ia short, it ..v.v4 ui.w mroTu -Luxi in a!inr riT-nTv ;i new and la perfect order. I will sell the Improvements And 83 K acres of land, or a' I together. If desireIwm " vi sneep, nogs, ana eatue, corn. foder, oats and pork, slaughtered and packed in the smoke hoase. A bargain will be given. Apply to Thos. Peters, en the Vituiuc,grw u. b. LOCKE, "ecai Auctioneer and Real Estate Broker. DR. JOHXSO.VS IATIR3IARY. -PO& DISEASES Or TBE EYE AND EAR. cs3aEa.Tic3xrsf issEATioir or ARTIFICIAL EYES, &c. NO. 15 JEFFERSON STREET, wo Doors East of Commercial Hotel. mar27dw MEMPHIS, TENN. F'oir 18S7. T UK strength or ear firm was increased on the first da of the pres it rear br the addition or lhre.nl onr assistants FRANK G BINGHAM of the S!es deT,rment; SAM. M JOBE. Of the Watch derortment GEORGE W DICKINSON, ef the M.nnf.rtnrlr.. partment. We aredetermlned not to be fonrd laekinr In rnmr . accommodation tor the benefits and wanta of our customers. Our slock will alwavs be found lire. ri n-.ii Our means are amnte fnr the minf,ptnr.nr ... i eles as belong to our line and are net ujna.lv kept lc atore, saeh artlCes as are somewhat foreign to the fash ions, or such articles as may he needed to suit any pecu- The slyle of our firm will be, as heretofore, fM J E MKRP.IM AV fc frt -?,uJfiurl,an Kesidence. for Sale. f UPPER for sale, upon good terms, the former Rest. A-OenceoiC.P King, Es?., lying on the north tide oi Jr. Z. ""-"be road, a mile and a half east of the . -P'btAlas 11 aeres, and is lmprovid with - . , -Mcice or ire rr-nm. wn . . . Hia.im.mH. nents. ' i.'trVtl' llnT lcre wood ,et' arlr opposite. ThU tract ZZi?.n?'l,MLt'not DHeo' Mod church and school, and is in n. . th.-k... i ,... ,. . hood, in thericLaiy 1 Semphl, G.TVoZZz, Anctiuneer and Real Estate Broker. Piano Fortes for Sale. itr '- , ..TrTa. Jnsi received direct KrFfFirri i'-JZ tv Tort TWELVE PIANO U 3 y 0 T FORTES, from 6 1-3 to7 ave, of sape " 11 " rior finish r! rli -.. .' "t i J . .. . m law. luci w ill urn mntn ar trvcta rrr rmnr prices. This preienu a most favorable opportunity to fTV r r. Ba m e -a.: i . . . . imiiuanii ai a Dargaia. Terms msde to suit purchasers. g B. LOCEE b-ll tf Auctioneer aad Real Estate Broker. Lea vis THIS DAT, February 19th, at 4 r 34. For NasliTille. Hegular Nashville and Memphis Packet. DANIEL BOONE JAMES Lis, Master. THIS fleet and elegant steamer wlli ply regularly la the above trade, connectlnr wll th. -I. V. ..,... -, . 'with the Illinois Central Railroad. For freight or passage apply oa hoard or to feM9-lt LATALLSTTE fc M0RR13, Ageat. Leaves on FRIDAT, Feb. 20th, ,at 4 r . Jt. For Ohio River, Cairo, Louisville and Cincinnati. GLENDALE, Jas. Bcgher, Master; John Bugher, Clerk. j55235Wtv THIS magnificent passenger and freight 'lkel packet, wui leave for the above and ail Ld:fsrr& Intermediate norta asahov. lor freight or passage apply aa beard or to f.bl9 A. C. WTJRZBACn. No 35 Front Row. or 1 ATALLETTE fc. MORRIS. Agents. Ieaves SATCBDAT, Febraary 21tt, at S r. ar. FOR VE1V ORLEAVS. NEBRASKA Capt. ALZX. Iawra. THIS splendid Soithera packet, ofir tnj. the best accommodations for casaea- L f.r. wilt l,ff. ahuiM !.. t.i-hi . r - -. . m w. uitfMk U feb!9 It passage apply oa board or to Agents LA VALLETTE M0RBI3, Agents 11.000 Ol 23.600 Ot 10,000 00 11,907 00 22,000 00 13.C62 60 21,600 00 22,800 00 3.331 47 27,265 10 16,500 CO 6.700 Ct 200 TO 9,621 fO 3 12,960 00 10 800 00 24.009 or 19,200 CO lieoooo ENCOURAGE HOMR HVniTSTRV. 15,600 Ct , , . xasjASCiiL a ? l.rvj, 1,71A. 4 , ASD CABINET MAKERS, Irlain-St., 3d Door below Union. ARE prepared to fill all orders la the uouse carpentering and Farcttare busi ness with neatness and dispatch. Repairing and Varnishlae executed lnL cHii an wore uoneiaour snep; fcb7-4m VTaufed. THREE or four good MATTRESS MAKERS wanted immediately. .Good wages given, at ii5i? McKlNNET h. CQ.'S. JYetv Furniture. MeKINNEr h. CO. have lately receiv ed a constderabie lot of floe FURNITURE from sew xork and Boston, to which they invite the attention of nsreh.r. - - - - -. -mti, jh.-yn. Jani7 Regolar Memphis and TTTiIte Rlrer PACKET. JTamcs JLatiglilin, P. MAINGATJLT, Master J. P. BOOKER, Oerk. THIS fast running, f relghtanj pas sea. ger packet, wui leave Memphis for Jsck- f sonport and all Intermediate landings, 3 erery Wednesday, at 4 o'clock, r. St. For freight or passage, apply on board or to W. W. HODGE, Agent, dec30-3m No. 3 Howard's Row. the best stvle. Give ae a call. AOT1CE NEW FIRST. r2 X7E,hlTe ihu eT "oclted with us In business Mr oa. nn I J J C tbuitjsk, late of Soraervliie. Tena. Tbe oi oar a 's win ne HANCOCK, CLARK CO we wonld rerpectfullv solicit from Mir ntrn. . nn.ttn. nation of their patronage, as we wiH, at all times, keep a .. uu . .n.tieu nars: or ureceries and Prod ace. nuica wc seu cneap. call and see its. TTA3 opened his STDD j0 1 la Clark's Marble BuUdlng, riTATE OF TENNESSEE. At Rules hefcfin the Clerk's jju w - - ficucu vj w luuio IDH W13U IO I U office, CC employ his pencil. C3- Portraits also painted from Daguerreotypes and Pbotographa. Janl7 Louisville, February IS.-The steamer Paul Jones Is CarpCtS, CnrtainS, Wall PapCf, &C. WTNSTOH, CHTJBCHILI. & CO. off the Falls. The river bas fallen four Inches. Naviga lien ever Ih: Fall's chate is closed. There are .even feet ot water In the canal. Arrived, Florida; departed' Twkhell. XEW Obleaks, February 17. Cottcns tales, 9,000 bales, 12K X sdvance. Receipts for past three days, 2S.E03 bales. Pork daH, decllalng. New Tore, F-bruary 17, r. it. Cottoa msrket firm. sales 3.000 bales. New Tone, February IS. Flear Inactive, drooping. $6 CO Wheat, drooping. Mixed Corn, gjod demind, tend ing upward, 73c Mess Pork, Inactive, drooping, 2IN, Balk Pork, xnoJrrale, firm. Lard, active demand, salts 6,000 k-gi, chiefly to arrive. Whisky, goal demand. teadlag upward, 29e. Cl.vciKSATt. February 18 Whlskyactlve, advanced He 23X- Bulk pork, demaad gocd ; more buyers 'bn seBers, prices stiff; Lard, active, advanced K , quoted 12K. Mr. C. BarcM.3 proposes to contribute fifty ceafe ea every Asneeetyp, and one Mlcr aa every itto-etce PtMSoarensi takea ay him an caaves aad catered in oil, sail the Wth ef March tar the beaetK at fearing aad 1pnu.ag the Faalic Square. X&ilt AitertUcr. Mr Barnes credit. Have we n Mr. Barnes' ia oar city? Oar paHic saure waats a fesoe aiaaad it much aiare thaa the Mississippi waats a bridee aver K ; or ear tiflghhtrs waat ptaak roads ; aad as aar city f a- theraahaw .Je diepesitjea taeaaaply with the pntUcwieh, that ayWaaHil featee shoa'd be buitt aroaad tbe pab- lic sqaass. wec-JI aa the " Baij.es' " af Meatphis te conetaH-t reseat. TheewditieB at tbesqaereat the preees-tai9sasUegracetothe city aad if the eaeaeH Wl r aalUac W rewdy tbe evil, tbe citiz ilweM tVe tbe a atber is haad theateeives. Arrivals and Departures. WedtesDat, F4hraary"l8. Faslleer, New Orleans to Tennessee River. J. S. Prtngte, Cincinnati to New Orleans. Fails Cilv, New Orleans to St. Louis. E. Waif h. St. Loals to New Orleans. Wm. M. Morrisen. Cineiunati to NewOrleans. A. B. Chambers, New Orleans to St. Louis. Glntia.e, Cincinnati to Memphis. Cumberland New Orleans to Nahvlfle. Nebraska, New Orleans to Memphis. Selma, from New Orleans to Louisville. For he OaHy Aaeeil PrTNAJt's M.sazike. There seems to be a great shew af Bervae Irritability aaagt as teurhlng ike abwe aad viOUcatiea of as by tbe editor af Put nam's Afuf sj-iae. JPJky imbrte the poitenat elil do w invite thehneef the aneqatta, ar the asp, or tbe msd d-g? Is the lather NphHs I iter its re ef tbatmacazlne necefMry taear happiaeec; dees set the press grass with better reaanag, asore thaa oee can keep sp vrith even if we coaM read by el com? Very praaehly, we Bight iaqalre at every bookstore In tewa wttbaat Sadiac a slagle nasber at the Southern Lttererf Mtttetger, as good a journal asd at the came price as Piifnaa; bat it is paaitshed at Sichsaeod, aBd oar sUvteh depesdeoee es the North caases as to eschew SoatheiBMieratare M. Dissolution. rrt HE pertaerehtp heretoiere existing betweeu3EVPE- L WOLF fc GITTBR wa dissolved by mataa! ouseat on the ISth lestaat, and all the drbia wbichTwere con tractat. ei'berasri-Kt ar far the Una w beetfla by A. UtlH-JSKOL-f. To ihe PiiTiliC. THE aacersleaea. reeprctf ally inronas tbe rab'Jc thst be still nianiaaLS tbe UNsON RESTAURANT, and i thankfa tor tbe fttrmct ef tbe put, and will be bappr to receive a eoatraaeace if tae same by bis oM friends, ana as maev anr aaes as may make it coaveaieBt to sat- rnise bim with the promise on bis part to keep oa band wnaiever tne jaempan, jsew uneaas er St. Ie-Bl$ mar kets aBordfertke apfietites. febt7 A. DEMPEWOLF. L.OCKETS! EOCKETS! TU ST rec ived, a Hae asaarttaeat et seperlar GOLL O J-OCK-BTti, Bsatte exptvsslv for Mt.eiBitrpes, by W. H. DB3HONG. 1SI Main street, febl3 Opposite the Worsbam Hoase. River Matters. Affeal News Box. We have placed upon the Wharf Boat a News Box, ter the reception ef pspers from our friends on the river. We trait the olficers of hosts will drop papers therein, for this offioe, and We will return daetkanks for soefa favors. S3 The river continues to rise, and the current Is new very strong, rnaaiag at tbe rate of eight or tea miles an hear. Tbe w alber yesterday was warm and dellghtf al. Last evening there were Indicatlsns ot rain. The oa-j ar ot the Ctendale report the Ohio falling as far down as Padacah; and tbe Mississippi tiling above Ciro. J3Tne flue steamer Olendale, aader command of Capt. Bugher, arrived early yesterday moraing from Cincinnati, loaded to tbe guards. Tbe Glendale Is a popular packet and always bas a large number ot passenger on board, a hen she leaves port. The Glendale will have to-mor row afternoon at fonr o'clock, and will ticket through to HOLD themselves In readiness from this time forth, to fundi!, any ot the above article", and all others In their line, et their new stand. No. 221 Mala street, one door south of McKiaaey fc Co.'s, (Rohlasja fc Clinton's oia siana ) inciuuic PIANO FORTES. PARLOR FURNITURE, TRANSPARENT SHADES, COCOA MATTING, fcs., he., At the lowest cash prices. 3" Tbe balance ol onr Mnslcal Goods will be closed out at a trifle above cost such as floe Guitars, Flrtes, Flutinas, Accord eons. Claiionetts, &c. f ebl2 S3" Enquirer and Evening News copy. CHAS. D- FONTAINE, ATTORN ET AT LAW, Pontotoc, Miss., will attend strictly to a.1 professional business which may b? entrust.d to him in any of the Courts of -North Missis slppi. feb!7 ly JAiiIES -LOW Sc CO., -US Main Street, Louisville, Ky.. A RE now receiving their Stock of Dry Goods for the aXcoming Spring Sales, to which they lavlte the atten tion of dealers. Their pnrcaases of American domettli goods have been made under the most favorable circum stances, for cah, befere the advance, which will ena bte tbem to off.r Inducements i . the purchase of these goods net to be surpassed by any dry goods concern in tne united stales. We flatter ourselves to be able to sell Domestic Goods folly as low as they can, at present, be purchasid iroui th Dry Goods Commission Houses in tbe Eastern mar ksts. We will have on hand of our own direct Importa tion from Europe, a large and well-selected stock of Jac onets, Swiss Mulls. Nainsook, Ma lias. Cambric, Linen, eambris. Handkerchief s. Hcelery, Gloves, English Black Black ami White, and Black and Gray Prints. French Plat Prints. English 4-4tbs, Purple and Chocolat Print., togtther with a full assortment of Goods suitable for man's wear Examine our stock before making jour pur chares, and you will find that we haremado- no state ments that we aro not folly able to make good f eb7-d2at Chancery Side ot the Common Law and Chan cery Court of the city or Memphis, Monday, Febraary ia, ibo.. The Memphis aad Little Rack Railroad Company, Complainants, r. Tose, Llvlngaten fc Co., ard F. H. Cossltt, Defer dants. - It appearing from affidavit filed la this cause that tbe defendants, "Yese. Livingston fc Co.," and r. II. Cossltt, are non-residents of tbe Stale of Tenn'siee: It is ordered thst tbey docnterthtlr appearance hereinbefore or with' In the first three days of the next term of said Court. to be held on the fourth Monday a May next, (1857,) and plead, answer or demur to Complainant's bill, or the same will be taken for confessed as to them, and set for bearing er-parie, ana mat a copy or ims order ne patushed once a week ror fonr successive week, in the Memphis Appeal. A copy attest: JOHN C. LANIER, Clerk aad Master. A. Wright, Sol'r for Compl't. feb!2-law4w In Chancery at Meranliis. STATE OF TENNESSEE. At Rales held in the Clerk's office, Chancery Side ot the Common Law and Cban oery Court of tho city of Memphis, Monday, February zu, sooi. William Garvin, John Bell. Samuel Getty and Samuel Garvin, firm of Garvin, Bell fc Co , Comp.alna.nts, vt. A. T. mil. The JEtna Insurance Company, of Hartford, Conn., and J. K Cbadwick, Defendants. It appearing from affidavit filed In this cau.e that the Defendant "The -JEina Iasarance Company, of Hartford. Connecticut " Is a non-resident of the State of Tennessee: It Is ordered that sakl Company do enter its appearance hereinbefore or within tbe first three ays of ihe ntxt term of said court, to be held on tbe fourth Monday in .nay next. (ito j ana pieaa. answer, or demur to Com' plalnants' bill, or the same wth oe taken for confessed and aet for hearing ex parte, and that a copy of this order be published once a week for four successive weeks In the Memphis Appeal. A copy attest: JOHN C LANIER Clerk and Master, nayes fc Turnagc, Sol's or Compl'is. febl2-lawlw $1,307,903 42 11A11,11I.S. The amount of Liabilities due or not due to Banks or ota r creditors nothing. Losses adjusted and due nothing. Losses adjusted and not doe ......8.lS S3 i-otses uuacjusicu or centesiea, ana walling prooi $158,443 30 ah iHuer claims against ine uomnany are smalt. lot pii-tuug, ac Agents instructed to take no risk exceeding SI0.OCO. The greatest amount Insured tn any one city, town ei vmape, varies. ine greatest amount allowed to oe insured in any one Mock also varies; the intention Is to limit the loss by aty one fire to SI0.OQO. Tne amount of its Capital or earnings deposited in anv other State, as security for losses therein ; no part of the lapuai or earnings or tnis tjompany are thus deposited. Tne tnarteror Actot incorporation and amendments. is tne same as niea in July, itms. tho. A. Alexander, secretary. if a vr.rw.c. .. rr mr Memfiuj. February 1,1857. ftb3 A. S. HANCOCK... Late Williamson fc Hancock. OEO W.TBOTTEIt. Late of Somerritte. .R. a. CLARK... La.- Aydlett fc Co, HANCOCK, CLARK & CO.. Wholesale and Retail Grocers. DEALERS IN BAGGING, BOPE, BACON, LABD, PORK, F LO U R j AXD W "11 rcincla of nroclncr. jj. io r BU.M RUW, MEMPHIS, TENN. feb3 Chamber Fnrnimrp. BEAUTIFUL black enameled, piaia and ornamental Oak Chamber setts. Just received bv MeKINNET & CO., 'Bl7 191 Main street. 1VANTED, A SITUATION as Beok-Keeper or Shipping Clerk, by a Toang Man from St. Louis. Goad refer, nee given. Address c. H. MARTIN, P. O. JanlT J"ew Eilqiior Mouse AND . STEAMBOAT BAB STOBE. THE subscriber begs respectfully to inform bis friends and the public generally that he has opened tha. large and handsome baiWlni, Ne 3 Adams street, three doors beiow tbe Worsham ileuse, where wBl be -oaad at all times toe choicest of battled Brandy, Whisky (Scotch aad Irish. 1 th finest French wIom. TT-Utt rcin t .. doa Porter, aad Toangers celebrated Scotch Ale.' Also oa haiaH a large stock of fine Tai. Pnum. m.-. Tbaeco, fce. Steamboat Barkeepers are respectfallv aa netted to can aad examine my stock befere parchaslng eisewhere. febl-lm J. K. MeDONALD. SUIPPING, RECEIVINO AND DISCU ARGINO 2UT 3E3 jEt O JSC jS. N T , AXD STEAMBOAT A GENT , NO. 3 HOWARD'S ROW, WILL attend faithfully to all butineis eatrastad to Ms care. declS-2ni C. r. St. POLAND. NOIiAND & CO., . Sabscribtd and sworn before me, this 7th day of Jan- M"I?'TT7I'D AT A f1 T? M.rp O nary,1857. JLJ il JLJ AbXk JU Z3k.VXOi.XT XO HENRT FOWIER, Jujfff of the Peace. State or Teksessee, Comptroller'! OrrtCE. ) asiivjlLe. January. 1S57. ( Tins tSTOCERTirr That the AZTSA INSURANCE COMPANT OF HARTFORD, located at Hartford, ia the State of Connecticut, has complied with all the reaaire- mcnts of an act passed by tho General Assembly of the State or Teatesser, in March, 1S56. entitled " An Act to regulate the a.endes of Insurance Ccmpanlesnot lacor- purati a By tne state of Tennessee." and that J. E. CllAliwiUK is tbe legally authorised agent ot stld Com pany in the town of Memphis. Mateof Tennes.ee. J. C LUTTRELL. Comptroller. Policies Issued la the a'Mve old and reliable Company on as reasonable terms as is consistent with solvency and fair profit. Losses equitably adjusted and promptly paid at this agency j u. iuauwhk, ,lyfnr, f eb7-d6la r3t Madlion strett, opposite Union Bank. Collectors, a ITTI afcS-.vr . n mr j-xaai akuvii) iaiaaa. REFER TO J. Knox Walker, MUes Owen and Capt Omley Church. feb7-tf EJ-News, Enquirer and Fowlkes' Express copy till forbld.-ly ' at buugh 500 Candles. BOXES CANDLES, for sal: by febll-lw STOCKLET, NELSON & CO. 10 Rice CASKS RICE, for sale by febll-lw STOCKLET, NELSON fc CO. FOR SALE. mWO DR ATS also two Dray Llcenses.whlch have eight X ana nine montns to rnn. App.y to feb4-tt GWTNNE & GIBSON. UiEMFHIS ISSURASCE COiUPANY, Memubis, Tennessee. CAPITAL -$150,000. In Chancery at Memphis OTATE OK TENNESSEE At Itnle. helrt In th. ri.rV O office Chancery side of the Common Law and Chancery tsourt ox tne city cr Mempnis, Monday, tbruary2d, icoi. Moses Bamberger, Adm'r of Wm. Goodman, decM, Complainant rs. William Goodman, Calvin Go dm;n and James Goodman, J. S Ward and others, creditors ot the etate " f Wm, uooaman, aee'd, 4 Defendants. JJilf tuggetting Insolvency of Ext ale. Ire. It appearing from affidavit filed Ih this cans that tbe Defendants, Jaat.s Goodman and J. E. Ward are non residents of the State of Tennessee: It it ordered that tbey do enter their appearance herein bef. re or wlthio the first three days ot the next term of said Court, sad plead, answer or demnr to Comolainsnt's b.il, or the same win oe tacen ror confessed as them, and set forbearing ex pane, it is runner ordered that all pertoas interest ed or claiming to be creditors ot the estate ol William Goodman, deed, be notified and renal, ed to cane forward, exhibit their demands and have themselves made parties tJ the bill, and file Ibelrclalms with the Clerk and Mas terof said Court, properly authenticated, on or before the fourth Monday In May next, (1857,) or the same will be for I m "TTT TTTilt-i. nnn Tl.- t T3ni Vaw Da. ! ever barred, and thev tiriblbile-l frnm beArtmlnff Tvrlle. Chicago and Eastern cities. She will make a quick trip I """ A A co' thereto, and that a copy of this order be published once to Cincinnati. I """" ajji-.. DIRECTORS. H. 0. Walxeii, Sam. Moibt, Q. 0. ATEtKSOir, T. W. WlLKINSOJT, W. B. Greenlaw, t. h. Aixxn, J. J.. BAWLI30S. msrlMf ' M Co-Partnership Xoticc. MILTON Mc NIGHT, late of X--w Orleans, ba teoaaae an eclated with as ia tbe Grocery aad Oem- mis'ioa Baeiaees dating from ibelt i-tst. Tbe style of the ana will Beraatter be GATES WOOD fc MCKNIGHT Mess-phis, Feb. M, 1857. GATES fc WOOD. I. X. GATES A. M. WOOD X. M'EXIGHT GATES, "WOOD & McKETIGHT, Grocers, Produce ATfD 3" The Jamei Laughlin Is the regaljr packet for White River, this afternoon. She bat excellent accom modations on boar! for passengers, and Is prepared to carry a large quantity ot freight. She l the first packet that kaves pert for the White River country . X3 The EvamviHe Is now due lrom White rlrer. She will probably arrive to-day. t3"The fleet and popular Kate Tritiee. having arrived last night 12 hears ahead ot .time, will be founl at the landing this morning, fcot ot Monroe street. She Is the regular Friday mail packet ior Napoleon, where she con nects with the White river mall boats. CJ-The Jocn of Arc his abandoned her White river trip: she passed her freight over to the LoujJUin. We understand that Capt. Deerieg Intends rnnnlcg bis boat up some of tbe Southern bayous. The Joan leaves rtte South this afternoon. 53-The Belfatt, having the most of her cargo already eagaged, will positively leave this evening far New Or leans. Jj-The popular -Yefrr-uta, Capt. Alex. R Irwin, com mander, arrived yesterday afternoon from New Orleans with a large kal of freight, aad a good many passengers. The Xebratka goes up the river as far as Randolph, for the purpose of taking oa beard between four and five thousand sacks ef corn. She wiH leave this port for New Orleans oa Saturday afternoon, at five o'clock. J3"The Northerner did not leave Louisville until a week for four successive weeks in the Memphis Appeal. jl py attest - JOHN C. LANIER, Clerk and Master, James Wlckeriham, Sol'r for Complaiaant. tebl2-law4w Sheriff's Sale. T)T virtue of aa order of sale Issued by the Clerk of the JJ Commtn Law and Chance y Court (Law side) of the t-iy or jtempois, jtoveraocr term, iooo, ana to meat rected, lwil.cn MONDAT. the 2d day of March, IS57, proceed to sell, in front of the Court House door, city ct Memphis, for cash, to the h gbest bidder, the following described Real Esl ale, to wit: Lot ot Laud ia thecity of Memphis, countv of Shelby, and Stale of Tennessee, be ing part of Lot No. 470, on the map cf tbe said city, on tbe south side of Market street, the same conveyed by u rn. -teuci) to Kacnei uougniey.Dy need dated Oct. troth, 1843. and by said G ucbley cxnreyed to Amos B Crane. by deed dated Nov. 8, 1851, and recotded In the Register's cmce tn said countr, tn Book No. IS, pages. SOI and 205, and hererefeired to beginning fo.tbe N. E. corner on the N. W, corner of a certain Lot owned by one Maroney, anu oy ner purcnssei irom one iucas. ana lrm-nv own ed by one Felix Dooley ; thence westward along the south line of Market street, 15 feet to a comer with McLtght; thence southward 157 feet, and thence northward 157 feet 3 Inches with ssld Maroney to the beginning, as tbe pro perly ot a. a. crane, t sans ry said order of sale, in it. vor of J. & A. WoodrntT. Sale In legal hours. J. E. FELTS, Sheriff. By Geo. R. Powell, Deputy Sheriff Sielby Co. Jan31-d3t CQITETEIgSIOrtf ITIERCI5 ANTS, Tuesday. She will arrive this evening and leavVwlth w1 NO. UNION STREET, MEMPHU. A GENTS Hazard Pewder Company; CeUiera' White Xk Lead ana (HI company, St. Loais ; for sale of Lie erpooi sen fel13-tf Ptovrs! peovts: rE are bow ia receipt of a toll sopoly of Avery's UvtesMo'i county aad ataer patterns ef Plows. ALSO. Kelt & Spear's aad AI.eo's Wrought Iran Plows and Sc-apers. MCCOMBS fc TRICE. fcbl7-w Received per steamer JTXempuis. BEDSTEADS, TM, Safas, Bar -on,, Desk., Chairs, at every vartetj aad style, ladading fifty dozen Split Caatra, best qaallty. bead In yoar orders to. GEO. FLAHERTT fc BRO-, feb!4 C rner Main and Union. Memphis Gas Eight Company. rpHE eteetsoa for Directors of tbe Memphis Gas Light jl c Bspaay win ae bom at tue oace on satukdat. -Sta instant. The jwrttct-lsr attention of all Fitters and Consumers ot 6m is called ta the 4th. 6th. 9th and 1 0th sections of the By-Laws, as they will be npidVy eatorce-. Iebl7-w WM. RUFFIN, President, COFFEE! COFFEE! TUST received, per steasaer Siaonde, aad fr sale low tf ta use aaae 9m sacks CoBee; J6 " Java Caffee; 16 " Maeca " DOWSHESTT fc ATDLETT, fehU Ne. 83 Frestt Bow. SUNDRIES! O C BBLS. Pewderrd Sagar; CO Oraehed " lOVaxes Leaf " S tieecea af Rice, M bMe. Porter aad Ate, Watch we offer tDaatl lew ta Ike trade. D0UGHERTT fc ATDLETT, f ebl 1 No. 23 Front Row. dispatch, t3 The fine steamer Daniel Boone, passed Hickman, yesterday morning, at 10 o'clock, and will be found at onr la-din; this morning. -TheJSoene will depart for Cairo and Nashville, at 4 o'clock, this afternoon. She is one of the fiecst packeta that comes to this port, and Is "as swift as a deer." Her accommodations for passengers are superior, and she hss oae ot thsmost accommodating captains and gentlemanly clerks that can be found on tha Western waters. Captain James Lee, the prince ct Jes ters, Is her commander, and Mr. Charles Souutagg Is her aceo-npllsbed first derk. Those w-o wish to travel to tbe mouth ot the Ohio, er say point on the Cumbtrland river, could not choose a better boat. Improvement or Westers Rivers Mr. Seals. mla has reported a bill la the United States Senate, m .k ing appropriations f.r the lmprovement.Jby contract, ot the Mississippi, Mlssoori, Obio and Arkansas rivers. The bill proposes to have the Western rivers divided into convenient sections, and then advertise by contract for the removal pf all obstructions to the navigation of each section, whether from stumps, snags, sunken wrecks, rocks, legs, or ot whatever nature, either ia the main channel ot the river or in the channels lesding to the va rious ports and landings. It provides that so money shall be pall oa any contract until tbe entire work under taken shall be cemtf eted and inspected by sultsble oncers of tbe topog aphlcal corps of engineers. The bl'l Includes various appropriations, wucu do not exceed $150,000 per annum ror are years, formal sum tne committee have ascertained that contracts could certainly be made, by which all these Western rivers could be kept entirely clear of th obstructions at present so destructive to life and propertt. At tbe eadof fire years, when these rivers are to be delivered up to the Government entirely free from obstructions, a continuous appropriation of one-third of that sum wHl keep them dear. HOME INSURANCE COMPANY. OP MEMPHIS, TENN. AUTHORIZED CAPITAL I GUARANTY CAPITAL $200,000. I . $100,000 - CHARTKRK J b the Legislature of T nuessee. Session of 1855-6, to make Fire, Life and Marine Insurance aad to cause themselves to be re-lnsnred when deemed expedient. In view of wklch they have arranged with the following Companies, for re-Insurance by means cf open policies: British Commercial Life, London Capital $3 000,000 Equitable Fire, " 2,000,000 intmattonal Life, " " 2,f00.000 Knickerbocker Life, United States, " 200.0t0 Great Western Marine, " 'c 1,000,008 Howard Fire ind Marine, ' " C00,000 Consolidated Fire and Marine, U. S. " 300 000 Alliance, " " " 260,000 LomDira, ' r " 300,000 At tae annual ejection oa Tuesday, the iota instant, the following Directors aad Committee were elected for the ensuing year : directors. JAMES B THORNTON, L J. DUPREE, GEO R. GRANT, TnOS. McADAM, STEPHEN B. CURTIS, J. H. MULFORD, HENRT S. KING, JOS. BARBIEEE, Jr., JAMES BORO. FINANCE COMMITTEE. S. B. CURTIS, L. J. DUPREE, H. S. KING. jueaicai ijxamineratv. R. GRANT, M. D. Attorney J. B. THORNTON, Esq. AuMedby S. P. BANKUEAD1 Ew. And at a meeting ot the new Directory en Wednesdav. tbe 11th tnst., the following officers were chosen for the year: JAMES B THORNTON, PretUent. GEO R. GRANT, Vice President. THOS. McADAM. Secretary. OTFICE No. S, Madisoa street, corner Front Row. feb!7-dly ESTRAYS SHELBY COUNTY. TAt-h.s up by Surk y Reddlt, oa the 19th .day of January, 1857, a sorrel MARE, about f fifteen hands high, supposed to I ahont twelve ' thirteen years old. blazed face, both hind -.. wu.ic up .9 is buck a . man aaaie mark on her left side and wind broken Valued at $12. Atso, a light hay HORSE MULE, fourteen hsnds high, three years old. a strip running down e .ch shoulder and along the back, maae reached and tad shaved but grown out acaln. Vat. tI?-.S?.,?Ult re,W" ' Gretn Bom, five street 25 feet, and running back on Commerce 70 feet, In Taien TSSSsia r..i. -n .,. l7.! iwrrt, of O. Daley, lafavor Sheriff's Sale. TJT virtue of forr orders of sale, Issued by the Clerk of Xf the Common Law and Chancery court, (Law side,) city or -uempms, iso.emoer term, ieoo. ana ton.eai rected. I will, cn MONDAT, 2d day of March. 1857. Dro ceed to sell for cash, to the highe.t bidder. In front of tbe Court llouie door, city of Memphis, Tenn., the fol lowing described Real E.tate, fo-wlt: Lot No. 2. Block No. 25, fronting fitly feet oa Beal street, running back 115 reet. In South Memphis. Also, Lot No. 6, in Block No 46. irontlog 110 feet, on Linden street, a' d fronting sixty reel on uesoio street, in the city of Memphis, as tae p operty or a. at i ergnson. saia orders of tale are In favor of W. ft. Miller and J. E. Merriman pi. said A. M. i erguton. sale ta legal hours. J -E. FELTS, Sheriff. By GEO. R. POWELL, Deputy Sheriff, Shelby county, Jan31-d3t Sheriff's Sale. T virtue ef an order of sale Issued by the Clerk of the Common Law and Chancery Court (Law side) of' tbe City of Memphis, November Term, 1856, and to me di rected, I will, on MONDAT, 2d day of March. 1857, pro ceed to sell for cash to the hlshest bidder, in front of the Court House door, cl yof Memphis, Tenn.. tbe following described Real E.tate, to wit : Part ol Lot No. 189, on the corner of Main and Commerce streets, fronting on Mala to i1: 'UKUiTO! The Madison Street Sash, Door and Blind Factory. rp HE aodersttga"l has takes tbe stand reomtlv occa- JL Pled by Moore & HaHtead. over tbe Plaster Mill of Whipple. MeOaflagh fc Co., sad Is prepared to fill all or d rs fnr Saeh, Doors, Blind., Frames, Casings, Mould- lags, ataniKt, itc. Particular attention paid to dressing and ripping Ixm ber, for the Carpenters aad Builders. frr-M daat R.TIRGESON. LOOK HEBE, EVERYBODY I The Madison Street Sash. Boor & Blind J?Zl- O T 0 2C"S": rpHEaBdereteaedba taken the stand rerentlv oecn. I plfd by Meore fc Halstead. over th" Planing Mill of Whippe, MCCBIleeb fc Go., and is prepared to fill all or d rs fjr Sash, Doors, Beds, Frames. Casings Base lloa, fcc. AH orders trem .the cscntry attended to with pteraptneis aid dispatch. )u3--Za P.. TIEGESON. DIED, At North Mt. Pleasant, Mirs , on the 6lh of February, Cordelia CAROLfrA, daughter of John and Frances J. Albright; disease scarlet fever, age fonr years, eleven months and twtnty.three days. Fine Teas and Chocolate. TTTE hsve received a supply of Teas and Chocolate V V which we can recommend aa flue. For sale by f eb7 2w WARD fc JONES. 22Mata-st. Cooper's Isinglass and Gelatin. A LARGE supply ot Cooper's Isinglass snd Sparkling Gelatin, far sale low to close the lot. by feb7-2w WARD fc JONXZ. 229 Msln-t. Chemicals. rynn OZS. Sulph. QHntoe, (Fare's.) I UU 26 ess. Morphine, " ry, 1657, a brown MARE, seven years old, 14K hands htgu, white spot on tbe nose, both hind f et t white. Val ued at $35. Said Catb resides in the 10th Civil District, about three milesEast of Germantown. Taken rp by K. J. B. L. Winn, on the 10th day of Ptb ruary, 1857, a bright bay HORSE, about ten yeara old, sixteen hinds blzh, left hind foot white. Talued at $65. Had on new saddle and bridle. Said Winn resides In the city ot Memphis, 6th Civil District. A. S. TnOMAS, feb!5-w2f Ranger Shelby county. Sheriff's Sale. BT Ttrtui of aa order of sale, issued by the Clerk of the Common Lawand Chancery Court, Law side, city u. uc-apais, -ovemoer Term, i&re, and to me directed, I wilt, on MONDAT. the 2d dav of March. 1S57. sell to the highest bidder, for cash. In front of the Court House door, In the city of Memphis, Shelby county, Tenn.. th following described Rear Estate, Block No. IS, ai d Block No. 21, situated oa Shelby and Gavosi streets, as dealt- nated on the plat and plan of South Memphis, and being sltiated tn the city of Memphis, in Shelby county, Tenn., as the property of Silas Buck, to satisfy laid order of saicmravoror jno. v. scott and Silas Learlng, firm of scott s. ieanng. sale in legal boors. J E. FELTS, Sheriff. By Geo. R. Powell, Dep'ty Shtrlff Shelby county. Jan21-d3t Sheriff's Sale. of II. II. Mette. Sale In legal hours J. E. FELTS, Sheriff. By Geo. S. Powell, Deputy SherlffShelby Co. jan31d3t Sheriff's Sale. BT virtue of an order ef sale Issued by the Clerk of the Common Law and Chancery Court (Law side) of the City ot Memphis, November Term, 1856, and to me di rected, I win, oa MONDAT, 2d day of March, 1857, pro ceed to sell for cash to the highest bidder, In front of the Court House door, city of MemDhls. Tenn.. the fo'luwins described Real Estate, to wit ; Part of Country Lot No. 06, about an acre in the Rice Grant, In the northeast portion ot is. ciiyot aiemphls, near the Alabama Road, as the property of Philip Garvin. A more particular de scription will be given on the day of sale. Said order cf sale in favor tf M. Bamberger. c. Thomas Hocan. B. Wright and Philip Garvin. Sale in legal hoars. J. B FELTS, Sheriff. By Geo. It. Powell, Deputy SherlffShelby Co. Jan31 d3t Sheriff' Sale. BT virtue of a Fl. Fa. issued by the Clerk of the Com mon Law and Chancery Court of .he Citv of Memrhie. and to me directed, in favor of Dale, Ross fc Withers, ri J. G. Finnic and J. D. Goff, I will proceed to sell to the highest bidder for cash. In frcntot the Court House door, city of Memphis, Shelby county, Tnn., on MONDAT, the 24 day of March, 1857. the following de-eribed Real Es tate: j-oi no. t, uiocc 6J, fronting 62 feet on Brat street. BT virtue of two ordersof sale. Issued by the Clsrk of na r. n2,m MCI .V3 ,n the "'F ot Mnrhls, Shelby the Common Law and Chancery Court, dtr o I -Mem- cnn'r' Tton ' " the Pperty of J. D. Goff. Sale In le phls,(Lw side.) November Term, 1856. and to me dl- l ho"pr T, Kc "LT3, Sheriff. feb7-2w 10 " acet 53 Chloro ortn. For tale by WARD fc JONES. 2t9 Maln-st. Otvellincr House for Rent. I HATE a DWELLING HOUSE of eight rooms, with good well and cistern, near the Memphis aad .Charleston Railroad Depot, which I will rent at a' fair price. w. B. WALDRAjT. febl3-C-W rected, I will, onMONDAT,2d day of Match, 1857, pro ceed to sell for cash, to the highest blider, in f rtnt of tbe Court House door, city of Memphis, Tenn., the following described Real Estate, to-wit: Lots No. 8. 9, 10, II, 12. 13 and 14, of the subdivision ot Block No 35, In Fort Pick ering, as surveyed by M. A. K.rr, as the property of Mlrhael McNamee. Said orders of rale are io fator of A. J Walt fc Co., and Morel Doyle pi. James McMaaai and M. McNamee and M. Archaid and M. McNamee. Sale In legal hours. J. E. FELTS, Sheriff. By Geo. R. POWELL, Deputy Sheriff, Shelby county. Jan31-d3t . Ofn BOXESPresh Cheese J for sale by 4)J ulyl" 0. B. WILLIAMSON. By Geo. R. Powell. Denntv Sheriff si,eih rv. Jan31-!3t ' S500 Reward! BT an order of the Board of Mayor and Alderm'no! thecltyorM'mnhla.tb Maver is anlhn-i.erf i .... a reward of Ftte Hundred Dollars tor the apprehenUov ana conviction ot tne muraerer or tnnraercrs of WM. G TANNER, on Monday evening, the 9th lnt. Now, inere'ore. i, thomas- b. Carroll, Mayor ol the city of Memphis, do. in obedience to the foreeMnr order off r the ssld reward or Five Hundred Dollars fot the spprthenslou and conviction of the murderer or mur derers of .WmlO-Ianner. febI3-lB' THOMAS B. CARROLL, Mayor. Statement rT? the PntENII INSURANCE COMPANT of Hart- Wford. Cobu , the 31st day of December, 1S55, to th Comptrol erof the State of Tennessee. 1. The nam of the Company is "The Tbrcnlx insu ranee Company," and lc cited at Hartford, Conn. 2 The amoaat ot Its Capital Stock 1 4200.CV) 3. The amount of its Capital Stock paid np Is $200,000 4. Tne Assets ot tae company are as follows, vli: a n H Bank "Ba'nk" $5,350 11,920-J i-16,410 50 2.3S0J 10,(00 50 shares United Sttej Trust Co.'s Stock, New Tork $5,000 iuu snares American luxeaange Bank stock 10,0001 68 shares American Exchange M3 3S0 Bank Stock, (Increased capital.) 1,650 j sweuaira asaaa ot i-uinerce Bank Stock, New Toik 119 abares Bank ot Commerce Bank Stock, New Terk, (In creased capital,) 200 shares Merchants' Stock, New Tork 150 shares Metropolitan Stock, New Tork 232 shares Mtcban.es' Stock, Xew Tork 100 shares Continental Stock, New Tork 0 shares Pbcenlx Bank Slock New Tork 100 shares Ocean Bank New Tork 125 shares Phccnix Bank Stock, Hartford 81 shares State Bank Stock. Hartford, 8,100 Bank Bank S oct. 10,OCO 15,000 7,050 10,000 1,400 5,000 .12,500 60 'bares Mercantile Bank Stock, Hartfoid 56 shares City Bank Stock. Hertford CO sharea Connecticut River Bank Stock, nartford 10 shares Hartford County Bank Stock, Hartford 50 shar-s Citizens' Bank Stock, Waterbury, Ct 24 shares Waterbury Bank Stock, iv aieroury, ii 4 shares Stafford Bank Stock, Stafford, Ct.... 6.000 6,600 2,500 1,000 6,000 1,200 400 16,600 7,966 60 11,100 1,563 4,850 13,600 10,530 7,200 6,832 3,250 1,070 6,100 1,320 412 Seer: Seer: - THE -ub.crlbeT Informs tu friends thit .he has received from Manrv canntv. rartv S head of the flrieat CATTJ.B ttrat bare been -In th tnirV.t t.r W. tin. -l.V. V a high price. fr Steamboat. Hotels, and ail good paying easterners, and will be utl at his Store, No. iu, iuu- ui uowaru'a uow lie would also state that. In canntxton wllh M. ua be will always keep a good article In their line, far their family customers, at his old stand, on Main street, next do to the Ice House, and also at their stall, (No. 6,) in market, where they will be happy ta see their f-kudt aad easterners, and feel thankful for alt favors c.nferrerf on them. R. MARSHALL. Sr. febl3-lw CARPETS, Curtains, Shades, fcc, at GEO PLAHERTT fc BKO'S. f e bl 4 Corner Mala and Unlin, Memphis. Tenn. BREWER & CALDWELL, N'EW YORK, GENERAL G03DIISSI0X MERCHANTS AND Cotton and Grain Factors. H. 0. BREWElTiMJO., Mobile, Alabama, GENERAL COIHIfHSSIOX AND SHIPPING MERCHANTS. REFER to J. T. Soutter, E-tq., President Bank of th Republic New Tork ; J. K. Sass, Esq.. Presiden Baak of Charleston, S. C; Mems. John Frazer fc Co., J. W. Caldwell, Esq., Charleston, 3. P.; Col. Wm. M. Church well, President Bank of East Tennessee, Knox vine; I. B. KIRTLAND, Esq., and Messrs. FALLS 6 CASH, Memphis, Term. sep27-6ts NOTICE. I TTAVING qualified at D.crmber Term, 1856, of the I JLjL County Court ot Fayette county, Tenn.. as Adminis tratrix of tbe estate of tbe late John W. Bond, deeea.ed. I hereby notify all persons having claims atalast said Estate to present them for psyment within the time pre scribed by law, and all those indebted to said Estate to I come forward and make immediate payment. jaTjn-aawim MART F. BOND. Administratrix. NEW OASIS STOKE. iT. Xju TATIiO i., 184 Maln-st., opp. Worsham House, PLANTATION. STAPLE AND FANCTI DEY GOODS, Men's and Tooth's Clothing, Hats, Shoes, fcc, ie.. Saddlery, Guns, Rifles, Cattery, Boys' Doable Guns, Fine Tobacco aad Tea. EO W FOR CASH To Consumers or Dealers. o2-dtwawly-U, v 183G. : : s r s r 13B7, MOSES MCEELEON & SUPEIUOR. James If. Smith, Master. EEGTJ1AK TJ. S. MAIL PACKET 1CTE. , ON the resumption ot en navigation a line ot first class packeta will eom- meace their regular trips" between Memphis, Cairo and Louisville, connecting at Memphis with the New Orleans packet Use, at Cairo with the Illinois Central Railroad, and at Louisville with tbe Lonlivllle aad Cincinnati packet line. These Boats are fitted ap and furnished laelegaat style, with every regard for the comfort aad coaveBieaca of pessengi rs, are officered by careful and experienced men, who, by strict attention to business, hope to merit tha confidence and patrons geof the public. LAYALLETTE & MORRIS, Agents, Memphia. oc2t BENEDICT fcSON, Agents, Louisville. X3 Eagle and Enquirer copy. rpwENTT Thousand Havana Otgars la store and for JL. saie oy Bor27.tr BOTD fc ANDERSON. TTlIFTBEN Tho ne and pounds Goshen Batter la store and jl ror saie ny nov27-lf BOTD fc ANDERSON. Q f f. SAG&3 choice Irish Potatoes in store and for J J saie by nav27-tf BOTD & ANDERSON. T?IIFrTbb-S. OM Sve TChU-r em R-.r--t w..-,nt-.t ljlt fiuc, ta store ana lorsaie Bf SU1U SA&UK-US, or27-tf No. 157 timt. DISSOEUTIOX. rTtrtE co-partnership beretofore exHting between Dn JL K P. WATSON fc A. L. KIMBRO. bas been dis solved by mutual consent. Dr. Klmbro settle the oU aBHes. N. B Dr. KIMBRO will continue business at the aM oace, oa union street. jaa2l-daw3m FREESE & FEOiYERS' NEW MERCANTILE COLLEGE No. 338 Main Street, Bet. fniun aad Gsyoeo, T3 new open for the recrptiea of Students. Everything JL iBat t tftBgut ia any insutntloa of a similar ktad ia tae oaiiea stales can ae learned here. Tbe coarse, m- braces Siaste end Doable Entry Book-Keepjag, Peamaa- iil P, Cum-nerctal lw. Commercial Forms and Calcula tions, uanstug, Wboiesale aad IUUI1, Ceeamission, Steambost, Maaafactaring fcc Students are aot taught la etaes ; they are instructed Individually and s pal ately ; so there W be no cMeeMea en account ot classes. It takes but a few weeks to com plete tae course. Ihe bears of Instruction wiH be from 9 to 12 a. M.,and irost -loor. ai. .use. Evening Lessons from 7 to 9. TERM Sr For fall coarse, time unlimited $,00 00 Far partial coarse..... 25 00 Per Penmanship, time unlimited 15 06 For " twenty lessees.. ........ ...... 6 (jo For further particular, address FREEST. & FLOWERS, febl0-6a Proprleteis. TO REXT. ON Landerdaltatre. t, outside the corporation, NINE ACRES OF LAND, which bas been oc cupied for years ly a Gardener. On the prem ises is a sman uwetnng. contain tac rear nrou and basement. There Is a good cistern near the house. Tl-ere Is alo a good orchard, and a fine grape arbor. Ap ply Immediately to Jo22-tf JOHN CANNOVAN. MUEES! MULES! I HAVE tlx A No. 1 large young MULES. , which I wish to sell elth'r fer cash or good pa I per. at sixty or ninety days. At o, two doulle URATS aad nARNESS ; license on them for twHve months from the 2Sth of January. A ba-galn may at nad oy applying soon to K. W. LEAKE. At Stratton. McDavltt fc Co 'a Cotton Shed. feb4-2w Washington street. $136,13 The Company hold the following Stocks as Collateral Security for loans, via: 17 shares City Bank Etotk, Hart ford 14 shares Phtenlx Bank Stock, Hartford 40 shares Charter Oak Bank Stock. Hartford 28 shares Connecticut River Bank Stock, Hartford shares Hartford Bank Stock, Hartford 35 shares Exchange B.nk Stock, nartford 107 shares Mercantile Bank Stock, Hartford 78 shares Hartford County Bank Stock, nartford 14 shares Waterbury Bank Stock, Waterbury, Ct 20 sbsres Citizens' Bank Stock, Waterbury, Ct 20 sb ares Home Bank Stock, Mer- iden, Ct shares New England Bank Stock. "East nadkam, Ct 80 share nartford Carpet Co.'s Stock, Hartford. ...r...... 3 PI 1,700 1.400 4,000 1,400 700 3 a r. i r 2,074 1,512 4,800 1,S20 921 W. E. MILTON, 2G Madison Street, Up Stairs, INSURANCE AGENT, FOR SOME OF THE BEST Marine Insurance Companies in the United States. Exchange and -Vote Rroker. I will attend to the negotiation ot all NOTES AND BILLS OF EXCHANGE. OCI7 Amountloaned on the above Stocks... ....... Bills Receivable for loins on other approved collateral and rersonal security Amount loaned on Morttagrs of Real Estate, Cash tn Bank ; Amount dne from A tents Accumulated Interest oa Investments.'. Total Assets... , 1,750 1,662 CO 10,700 12,810 7,800 8,316 700 770 2,000 2,043 2,000 2,260 500 610 , 8,000 S 030 $12,631 $17,'58 60 539,700 00 63.200 00 13.100 0G 27.683 02 24,427 92 3,246 00 .... $312,39594 S. No liabilities to Banks, or ether Creditors, dne for not due. 6. No losses adjusted and dne. 7. Losses adjusted and noi due... $7,332 8. ' Losses (reported) unadjusted lljoOO v. wmki ia suspense, ana waning tariaer proofs 3.e50 10. All other claims against the Company... 6,016 42 It. The rule of the comnanr la not to exceed AS 000 In any one risk. 12. The amount Insured in anv one eltv. town nr vil lage, is Indefinite. depending upon Its size, and how built 13. Tho amount lnsurek on anyone block of buildings, depends Upon Its construction aad site, subject to the auovo rule. I m 14. Certified Coyyof Charter of the Comoanv. aa filed OurVGVOr uij, ai. aikLUAtu, aecy. STATE OP COIOIECTICWT. J Q UABxrotto Couxtv. ja3- Hartpord. January 17, 1057. Personally appeared, n. KELLOGG. Secrete, v of the Phoenix Insurance Company, and made oath that the fore going statement, by tim subscribed, is true according to his best knowledge and belief. Before me, GEO. S. GILVAN, Justice of the Peace. The Comptroller ot the State of Tenne-see will please IMMENSE SUCCESS! Over Two Thousand Dottles of j. ii. McLeans celebrated strength. LG CORDIAL AND. BLOOD PURIFIER WAS sold last week, and tbe de mand Is In creasing eve ry day. The r eat sale that has so very rapidly sprang np lor this rem edy, is ow- -fiSl- music merT iTta its. Thousands ot weak feeble and debilitated perrons In tbl I city have been made healthy and strong by taking it it is tne oes t alternative in tbe world, and the on'v remedy that will purify th blood, ami at the same time strengthen and Invigorate the whole orgaolzatlon. It will effectually care all complaints of the Liver Stomach or Bowets, snch as Liver Complaint, Headache, Biliousness Bad Breath, Dyspepsia, Sour Stomach, Lo1 of Appetite, Nervous Diseases, Faintness, Weakness or any disease ot the Womb, Kidneys or Bladder ; and re move yellowness or sores froa the skin. It Is a sare preteailve against Tellow Fever, Chills, Ague and Fever, Cho'era, or any prevatlng epidemic. There Is no mistake about It. t3- Every bottle Is warranted to give satisfaction. Try It It is very pleasant. It leaves a delightful aromatic flavor in the mouth after taking it. J. II. Mclean, sole Prrprlelor of this corsu.. Also, McLean's Volcanic Oil Liniment. tT Principal depot on tbe corner of Third .nd Pln streets, St. Loals, Mo. For sale In Memphis, by U. LI. JUUK-U.1 A7m, feb3-lawl y corner Madison end Main tre. E. Wa ?TTr.ri?u? a J-.B.st-Aa.-Lf-H.a.a and Draughtsman, OFFERS his services lo the puhllc and will give - prompt attention to any business connected wh bis vocation. He may be found at bis f Oca on the wet side of Main street, south of Union, (Greenlaw's Build ing,) unless absent cn pr ifesslonal business. REFERENCES. J. E Chadwkk, Henry G. Smith, J. M. Provlne, Robertson Tcpp, B B Waddn, Philip H. Thorn p sin, John 3. Clsybrook. feb5-1y phis. Tenn, as duly appointed Agent ot the Phoenix Insu rance Co., of Hartford, Ct , who presents the foregoing s-atement of said Company in confoimlty with an act nass- ed by the Legislature ot the State ot Tenne-see, March 1, looo. tvry rcapecuuiiy, u. &-l.luliU, ftb7-2w Secretary. famish a certtiiatj or authority to w. E.Miiton.of Mem- Important to Commission Bier- man IS anu mcrs. SurEBJNTXBDE-rr's Orrics.M fco. R. R., i '- February 16, 1S57. OWING to tbe fact that many claim are presented to this office for loss and miscarriage of Freight, it has comp-Iled us to Is ne and publish the following instme tlons to ot Agent here: No article f Freight will be delivered ta any cert, dray. or Individual, on and attr this date, without a written order from the person or firm to whom th f i lgbt maybe consigned. A list will e found at the effice of the Agent of the Company each morning, showing to whom freight ha been sent and for whom received. febl7-tw HENRT COFFIN, Superintendent. CASH ADVANCES. THE undersigned, at present representing the hoase of BREWER fc CALDWELL. New Tork. will niaki liberal Cash Advances on Cotton consigned to them fot sale. Apply at 47 Front Row, up stairs. sep27-tf WM. H. BULL. If FOR RESIT, A NEAT GARDEN SPOT, ot two acres, with a residence for a small family, two miles eist ot thecily. For further particulars, apply at the ArrtAi, uince. ICD13 A GOOD COOK. ft rAT be had by applying to AVX jan9-lm MRS. PARHAM. Comer ot Exchange and Third streets. Classical and Mathematical School, I.V MEMPHIS. A SCHOOL ot the character above Indicated win be opened tn this place on the 9lh of Febraary, 1857. The course of instruction will be the suae as that panned at the University of Tlrglt la, and adapted to tbe prepa ration or yeath for the University, or the basteess pur suits of life. The different branches that wBl be taught in this School are : English Language and Literature; Moral Philosophy and Ethics; Mathematics and Natural Science; Greek Language aad Literature ; Latin LaBgaage aad Llterataie; Mbdern Languages and Llteratare. Jlavlaii attended the Lectures la the Literary and Sci entific Departments of the University of Vi'glnla; ob tained the degree ot Bachelor et Arts, and been several years esc l zed In teaching, I flatter myself with the hope that I all! be ab.e to give general satisfaction in tbe dif ferent branches which I profess to teach. As regards qualifications, moral character, and standing, I can refer to the Professors of the University, aad to the citizens of Charlottesville, Ta., from whom I have ample (eatlmo- niais. Terms. $10 per session of five months, payable Inva riably la advance. No deduction made except la case af protracted uine.s. For further particulars, see printed circulars, or call on me, at tae iiommerciai uotei. Jan 33 JOHN E. JONES, A. B. Memphis, White Rlrer and NapoIeoB TJ. S. WATT. PACKET, Helena, Friar's Point, Laconia & Concordia7 STEAMER KATE FiEE, JOHN T. SHIRLKT, Master.. ..WM. T. WOOD, Clerk. pjH U THIS new, splendid and fast steamer, fiUSrssnl having been purchased for the Packet -SKSSjgjJ Trade in place of the James Laugh-la, will """Sacontlnue regularly la the trade, leaving Memphis every MONDAT and FRIDAT at 2 o'clock e. St., punctually, connecting at Napoleon with White and Arkansas river boats, liking freight and passengers to White river at regular rates. Returning, leaves Napo leon every TUESDAT and SAXURDAT, arriving at Mem phis Sunday and Wednesday evenings. Thanxful far former patronage, the owners hope to merit a centlauance ot the t ame to their new boat, pro mising strict attention to business. LAYALLETTE fc MORRIS, Agents. Notice to Snirrzas. The Frlsbee" will receive freight until one o'clock on Mondays, and during the en tire day Thursdays, and until one o'clock Fridays. octIB MEMPHIS & NEW ORLEANS 1856. jJlll 1857. i.Oi. ht Ti rsj.ii; : IN order to accommodate the public, ihe owners aad masters of the Packets heretofore la the trade between the two cities have organized a Company to ran a Til Week!) Line ef Packets between Memphis and New Or leans, under Ihe name, and style of the .tlcmphls and New Orleans Packet Co, The Boats composing the Line are a3 ot the first cia-as. Inferior to none in the West or South, for speed, comfort and safety. Tbey will leave each place every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, at 3 o'clock p. it. particular attention una lie pain to way OMstntsu Monday Packets. NEBRASKA R.Alex. Irwin, Master. INGOMAR L. McDonougn, " Wednesday Packets. JOHN SIMONDS Wm. Wray, Master. H. E, W. HILL. .Thos. H. Newell, " Friday Packets. BEN FRANKLIN .MJC. Anders, Master. BELFAST H. L. Church, " Shippers and Passengers may rely on the punctuality of the boats ot this line. A continuance of the patronage hitherto extended to the owners ot this line Is respeetfally solicited. LATALLETTE fc MORRIS. Agents. t3r O&ce adjoining W. B. Richmond fc Co., corner Court street and Proat Bow. aepS, sep 3 PEOUGHS! PLOVGHS!! WE ate manufacturing the " Bolivar" and "Llvlags ' tea" Ploughs. Persons waatlag them will give aa a call. A. STltEET fc CO., f efeo-dawfra Poplar street. LAIVD AT AUCTIOX. OWING to the Inclemency of the weather, tha gS-'i Morrison Lapd, oa the Memphis and Ohio Rail-Tjb-road, near Mason's Depot, advertised tor the 21st i January, did not come off. Tbe sale will take place on WEDNRSDAT, the ISth March. Those desiring a healthy location, lna good. neighborhood, will do well to attend. Mrs. Alex an tier's 1 153 acres of the same survey, will be otrered at the same time, if not previously sold. Terms made known on tha day or sale. J. B. MACL1N, Agent. feb3-daw4t t7 Brownsville Journal and SomervlUe Democrat copy cur times. Pianos, Melodeons, &c. r. w more on nana, rrom Lest ma kers, lnclndlng Cbickerleg fc Sons'. Pianos Tuned, by applying at MU G0. FLAnERTT fc BRO'3 wm LOOK HERE! THE nnders'rn'dhavlBgparcbasedtheMam moth Livery Stable formerly owned bv Messrs. M C. CATCE fc SON, are now prepared to aii'uu io any ouiiness in inetr line, persons wishing to board their horses, by the month, week or day, can be accommedtted by calling at the above named place. Drovers and the traveling puMlc are respectfully invited to call, as we have ample room to accommodate all. TEBJIS. Board per month ......,........$15 00 " " Week 5 00 " " Day l fjo Single Feed fie feb3-dlm J. H. ATKINSON fc SON. Dry Goods at Wholesale. TUST received, direct from New Tork, on consignment, ej of upwards ot $30,000 worth ot seasonable Staple Dry Goods. The goods being os consignment, I can af ford aad will sell tetter bargains than ever was offered li thi city. Merchants and planters, who wish to buy by the piece will find to their interest to examine mr stock befere purchasing elsewhere. G. B. LOCKE, nova Auctioneer and Real Estate Broker. Latbs and Shingles. B0GERT & WITT are still making Laths, and are al ways prepared to supply tbe public with the best ar ticle at reduced prices. They are alo making Shlnc.es. and will keep a supply cos stantly on hand. Mill on Wolf river, above the Bayou. July 18. '56-ly Eots at Private Sale. I OFFER for sale, upon .-asy terms, unimproved Lots, 121, 122. 125, 126, 103, 104, 131, 132. Improved Lots, 169 and 170 being oa the plaa of subdivision of Greenlaw Safiarrans, Looney & Keele. G. B. LOCKS, novz-tr Auctioneer and Real Estate Broker. ROOM:? TO EET. X TRS. C E. SATTERSIEI.D, corner of Madison and 1VJL Second streets, can accommodate several families, also Day Boarders. :ar.31-d3m The Best in the "World CAN be done by those who wish to purchase City Property, or band some Country Residences In the suburbs. On some ot the latter can be bad a flue Residence, ready for occupation. Terms liberal, aad title good. Apply to OCtl7-tf CHARLES D. McLRAN GEO. DIXOIV, ATTORNET AND COUNSELOR AT LAW, Memphis, Tenn. Office, south slda ot Court Souare. one door west ot Wallace's Auction House, up stairs. feco-dtr PDBEIC COTTOIV WAREHOUSE. Factors, -taJx.o ISTotico. TnE undersigned having leased the spacious Cotton Warehouse, corner of Monroe and Third streets. lately occupi d by Messrs. Chapman fc Co., are prepared to sure Cotton, Whisky, Salt, Sugar and Merchandise generally, upon favorable terms feb3-m W. R. GUNNIS & CO. FOR REXT. THE fine residence heretofore occupied by Cot. W D. Browa. near St. Agaes Institute, con taining fire acres of ground, is for Teat. Pos- . session given Immediately. App y to HATES fc TURNAGS, t eb4-d2 sr Corner of Washington and Miln-sts. Optician, Watch Maker and Jeweler, iladison street, beiaeen ifain aruf Front Rent, OPPOSITE THE CITIZENS' BAN K, M EMPHI3, TENN., RESPKCTFCLLT announces ta his friends and the public la general that he has permanently located himself at the above stand, where he may constantly ba found, ready to give attention to those who nay favor him with their patronage. I will always have on hand a splendid assortment of various Improved Spectacles, also a variety of Watches, Clocks, Jewelry, fce. Re pairing done la every branch ot the business at short notice, and warranted. jaau-diwawiy IMPROVED SPECTACLES. TUST rece nd, a splendid assortment of various ktad J of improved SPECTACLES. CHRN. MULLER, Optician, Watch Maker and Jeweler, Madison Street, between Main and Front Row, Opposite Citizens' Bank, Memphis, Tens. These celebrated Glasses are grouad on the eja.t prlu, dpieofSpLerleal Accuracj, ota concavo-convex mirror" form, admirably adapted to the orgaa of sight, can ba. used to pursue the most minute employment, eltherbv day or candle light, with perfect easelo the eye, and never causes that giddiness of the head, or painful sen-" aat ion la ihe eyes, that many experience In using tha,. common Spectacles, bat strengthen and Improve tha " . sight, as will be seen from the following testimonials: From Hon. A. Johnson, Gov. of Tens; Mr CMucixf Sir: Having fully tested Us merits of your Improved Spectacles, I do net hesitate to say that they excel any I have ever tried, and find the pecu liar manner la which they are ground, obviates the pain I have lreoaeatly experienced In uslog other spectacles. ANDREW JOHNSON. Frotx Dr. Barton, of New Orleans. K-toxvuxr, TESX.. June 28tn, 1854. Mb. C MciiER, Optician Dear Sir: The glasses you have prepared for me exceed lndistlactness aad brilliancy of vision any I have ever ased. The principle ot a foens accommodated to eyry motion of the eye, is Invaluable, as It preveatsfatl.no to the organ, and does not Impair vision. The beautiful transparency of the glass, with 1U great hardneas, give a durability which la Invaluable toJJ those having a constant demand for them. These improvemeata are recommendation for their csa ."'- highly meriting pnblic patronage. - Very respectfaUy, your obedient servant, 1 Q. n. BARTON, M. D., ot N. O. " From Hon, A. McClelland. Ex-Meviier of Congress, Tennessee. Mb. 0. MuLi-ia Sir: I find your glasses to be far su nerlor to those In common use. A. McCLKLLAND. From Hon. W. H- HamAreys, Judge ef the Fedsrtt Court, Tennessee. I have tried Mr. Mailer's spectacles. I consider Una altogether superior to the spectacles commonly used: W. H. HUMPH RSTS. From Sand. R. Rodgers, Senatorjrom Knexand Xoont counties. Tennessee. - ' Mr. C. Mcixir Sir : I take great pleasure la statins; the public that I am using your Improved Spectacles with nerfeet satisfaction, both by daylight and candlelight;. "I consider them a valuable Improvement. a AH. tw. SUlliUU'- Wr REFERENCES. V. G. H. Kyle, Jackson, Tenn. Thomas Gamewell, Jackson, Tenn. Hon. John Read, " " - V. B. Woodfolk, M. D., Cotton Grave, Tena. W.W. Hawkins. Brownsville, Tenn. Wm. C. Brace. M. D., " " Mayor A. M. Shaw. Somervtlle, Tena. .Wm. H. Polniexter, " The Ssectade Lens in common sse. terms iooV cos- vex, have but one focus, and that being In the centre, ad- mlts of a perfect Tislca only through the centre. Now aa the eyes, in railing from side to side, depart from this point. It Is affected by the distortions Incident, and occa sions in west eyes laugae ana pain, awa m iu.hr . j a more frequent cha ge of glass for those of h Igher pews', than is caused by the simple Battening of the eye by age ; or, to use the language of many, they make the eye grow older. CoaM the glass be attached ta the eye, aa as to move with It, or the head be made to turn and accommc-J date the sight, while the eyes remain fixed, the double' convex lens would not be so objectlonib'e. But as neither of thtse plans could be very well accompli ihed, aa easier-' ; method to remedy this Important defect In all hitherto construe ed helps to the defective human vision is desira ble. This end Is obtained la these glasses which, having aot only central focus, but, for all practical purposes, cna throughout, the objection above named is obviated, as they will enable the weaver to perceive object at every, angla of vislcn, with all the correctness ot the natural healthy sight. Janll-dawSaa