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ALEXANDRIA GAZETTE, COMMERCIAL AND POLITICAL.
jjLU. ■ . m i , »■ ■i-"* ■ ■ mm" ■■■i!'"., . —i- mi m __■ X-L-1. -./^SSSSSS. - ^===g 1 -^--gg TUBLISHED ( DAILY J BY S. SNOWDEN £? J. D. SIMMS, ROYAL-STREET, ALEXANDRIA. VOL. XII.'] MONDAY, October 12, 1812. [M>. 3771 \ _ ^■—^*^M**^*"—^rmmm—1—i—— SALES AT VENDUE. On every Tuesday and Friday, • WILL BE SOLD, At the Vendue Store^corner of Prince and VViter street*. A Variety of Dry Goods, Gro ceries, &c. Particulars °f which will be expressed in the bills ot the day. AH kind of goods which are on li mitation *nd the prices of which are established, can at any time be viewed and purchased atthe lowest limitation anu prices* . P. G. Marfteltor. Joseph MandevTlIe, Corner of King ami Fairfax Streets, HAS FOR SALE, - ‘ ■ 145 Chest 1-2 and 1-4 Chests new 'l eas - . Gunpowder. Imperial, Hyson; loung llrson, Hyson Skin and Souchong 25.000 ib. Coffee 75 hhds. Mu oavado Sugars 100 barrel* do. 15 0 0 lb. Unf and lump Sugars 170 barrels New England Rum 25 puncheons \vesi India do. 120 hur-cls Whiskey 4 pip?* French Brrndv 30 Hogsheads retailing Molasses 80 ba:;j Pepper and Pimento 600 lb. Spanish Indigo 1,000 lb choice Madder 500 lb. refined •'’alt Pe.ro 75 casks Guo powder. Which with his usual general as I .A flip best Wine*, Liquol* uni !;ro.'erit*, he will dispose oi' on reasonable terms. Aug. 31. __ __ Five Dollars Reward. STRAYED or stolen tVofh Gen. Lee’s su.de in Alexandria, on Wed nesday night, the 26th of August lnsi a bay Gelding, the property of Walter Jones Junr. Esq- about 15 hands lugl. 4 or 5 years old, a good head and neck, slim bo ly, a long bushy tail with some white hairs about the to at—he look?, like a colt, but has been broke to the saddle, is easy in hit gaits and hat an airy appearance when mounted The a ove icwartl and all rc-isonabb charge* will he paid to »ny person who -will deliver him lo the buhscri’oer in Alexandria. Charles Lee. Srptem’* er 4 MR*. ANN GAivVLi. You will please to take notice, that on the fir-.tday of the Circuit C-oun, ot me District of Columbia, to tic held for the county of Aleianciri«, in Apri r.ext, or vs soon thereafter as counsel can be' heard, 1 >;‘,H move that cou i to award judgment against you in favor of the Common Council oi Uexan iria for t&e sum of Fifty Nine D >‘br« Sixty Eight Cents—being: the amount qj ’ihxcs line tiom y* u to me Common Council ol Alexandria upo - your Lot? situate at the corner ot Queen am Fairfax streets, for the years 18'4 5 6, 7, 8 9. 10, 11, IE According to act or Congress, parsed o<th Kehrmnr. 1804 John D. Simms, dtt.fur the Com. Count. </ Alexandria. Anif.ist 27 ' *»» Rice, cotton, com, &c 160 .vliole »6(1 half tierces new Ric«. 1*200 bushels Corn, 25 Wales Uplanu Cotton, 20 boxes British crows Ameri can Glass, oi different sizes, 20 ditto Fancy Snaps, Lui.ies* iashionabl. Shoes 1 Aconstont Cojnmon ditto, and r supply. Trunks of all kinds J E. Gilman, April *0 Valuable Proberty to Let. 1 OFFER on rent, for a term of years, the Brick Tavern, lotts Sec. thereto attached, situate at Fairfax Court House —to those who are acquainted with this property, and its situation, a description is unnecessary, to others it may be proper to observe, that the tavern is a Brick building, large and convenient, with a kitchen, a family house and large stable, on an acre lot, with one acre adjacent for a garden, and a pasture lot ot 4 acres_That to a person calculated to keep a Tavern on a large scale, and in a proper manner, no stand in this state, or perhaps elsewhere, holds out more flattering prospects of gain to such an occupant. Those who wish such an es tablishment,are invited to view the premi ses, which (on application) will be shewn by Mr. John Ratcliffe, or the Sub scriber. Possession to be had on the first day of November next. ; Rd. Ratcliffe. I September ft Itawtf WINES, TEAS, &c. 6 Pipe* old London P. Madeira") 11 do. Sictt£Madeira ljO do Lisboti c 2 8 pipc$ and 40 qr. casks Sherry j 30 quarter casks Malaga 25 cases Clavet J 40 chests gunpowder, imperial and younghysou Tea*, of a very supe rior quality, 20 puncheons 3d proof Antigua Rum, 10 do. northern do. 30 hbds. Molasses, 10000 pounds Loaf Sugar, 1500 pounds bright Madder, 40 pounds Nutmegs, 70 bags Pepper and Pimento, 40 kegs race and gound Ginger, 50 bales Upland Cotton, nice quality, 700 pounds Bengal & Spanish Indigo, 80 boxes mould and dipt Candle*, 40 do. No. 2 Chocolate, 100 do. Pipes, containing 3 gross each, 500 reams writing and wrapping Paper, 200 sack* Liverpool fine Salt, 60 hhda. N. Orleans and W. India Sugar, 25000 lbs. green Coffee. With a general assortment of other GROCERIES, FOR SALE BT Bryan Hampson & Co* August 25 » FRESH MEDICINES. WILLIAM HARPER, jr. IPOTHKCARY and DRUGGIST^ Alexandria; Fairfax Street, ofifiosite BRYAN HAMPSONS. and next Door to JNO LI O YD’S— HAS just received in addition to his former Stock, a general i\s sortrnent of Medicines of the first qua I l'ty, allot wnicn ne win scii-wmuw <ale anrl retail, on as good terms as ocy can be purchased in Baltimore or Philadelphia Country Merchants ano Physicians c*n be supplied on the >cst of terms for cash, or on a pood credit.— He has also received a ge neral assortment of Surgical Instru ments, likewise The following latent Medicines viz «Vlieaton's Jaundice Bitters, Co Itch Ointment, 'ooley’s Vegetable Elixir, for Coughs^ Cold#, Asthmas, Consumptions, kc. kc. law son’3 Worm Powders, Phompson’s 'Pool lit Pasto, r.sscnce of Mustard, Sing’s Itch Ointment, kc. kc. jO“ The highest cash price given f >r Miake Hoot. \Urch 7 . _ :>USPEMJ*.R $. An assortment of the above article mav be had at the Manufactory, lower end* of Prince Street—Handsome pat terns and low prices. Richard Horweil. August 24 d3m N. lb A few of Horwell’s patent and extra quality Nett Suspenders, fi nished in a very superior stile._ PUBLIC SALE. PURSUANT to a decree of the cir cuit Court ot the United Stales lor the County of Alexandria, will be sold at public Auction for ready money, on fK*. 9j.ih rl:»v ol October next on the nrc mises, a piece or parcel of ground with u Brick House «nd othsr improvements thereon, situated on the south side of King Street and to the eastward of Pa trick Street in the Town of Alexandria. It being the house in which Mr. Charles Love, decased, resided for some time previous to his death. The premises may be viewed by application to either %f the Commissioners. Jacob Heilman, \Cem>r, Thomas Swann, J September 21. * dts For Boston, The Schooner COMBINE, Ca/itam 7 rift. Has commenced loading—will sail in four days, and take a few Barrels on Freight tf immediate application is . made to Lawrafon & Fowle. WHO HAVE FOR SALE Landing frwra the schooner Ruby, Capt. Sawyer, 50 barrels Mess Beef / 10 do prime Pork 100 boxes Mould k Dipt Candle* 120 kegs Family Butter ALSO, FOR SALE, The Cargo of the schooner Boreal, Capt Howland, 2000 bushels Liverpool coarse and fine Salt 200 reams Wraping Paper 10 cases Sweet Oil SO boxes Chocolate October 1 United States of America, Dmi’kicr or Cqlvubu, ro wir ; \|T HEREAS a Libel hath b< en filed 'j in the District Court of the Unit ed Slates for the District of Columbia, by the United States Attorney for the said District, against the Ship ARGO, her Tackle, Apparel and Furniture and her Cargo, stating, alledging and pro pounding that after the passage of a cer tain Statute or Act of Congress, enti tled w An Act to interdict\hs commer cial intercourse between the United States unci Great Britain and France and their dependencies,” and after the pass ingthe Statute or Act <( Congress, en titled w An Act concerning the commer cial intercourse between the United : States and Great Britain and France and ! their dependencies and lor other putpo j ses;” and after the passing of one other | statute or act of Congress, entitled “ An . act supplementary to the act entitled an act concerning the commercial inter course between the U. States and Great Britain and France, and their dependen cics,and for other purposes”; andattcr due notice of the said acts, at the Cus tom Houses respectivelj, that is to 6ay, on the twenty second day of September, 1812, a certain cargo of goods, wares and merchandise, of the growth, produce or manufacture of Great Britain, was Im ported from the port of Liverpool, situ ated in Great Britain, into the port ot Alexandria, in the District of Alexandria, within the proper jurisdiction of this Court, by Hugh Smith, Thomas Jann^y, John Loyd and others, in a certain Ship Culled the Argo, wholly owned by Tho mas C. Amory and Company and Henry Peterson, residents within the United Statee, and commanded by Henry Peter son, which said ship departed from the aforesaid British port subsequent to the second (lay of February, 1811, contrary to the aforesaid act of Congress, by reason of the violation of which said act* of Congress, and by virtue thereof, the said Ship, Tackle, Apparel and Furni ture, and also her Cargo aforesaid have become wholly forfeited and liable to be seized and condemned in this Court. And pursuant to a warrant from the Hon William Cranch, Chief Judge of the United States Circuit Court, of the District of Columbia, commissioned to hold the District Court of the United States, in and for the District of Colum bia—I do hereby give public notice, that the said information and libel is filed by Walter Jones, Junr. Esq. attorney of the United States, for the said District, and trial will be had on the said libel and in formation at the District Court oi the United States, to bt holden on the third Monday in Nov. next, at the Court House in Alexandria, at 10 o’clock. a m. of which all persons interested, are to take notice and govern themselves ac cordingly. Given under my hand at Alexandria, this 23d day of September, in the year of our Lord, 1312. Walhington Boyd, Marshal, District Columbia. September 24. FOR SALE, V CONSIGNMENT of a few hhds. and quarter casks ot Murdoch, Yuille, Wardrop St Co’s, best LONDON MARKET MADEIRA, warranted ge uuine as imported. Apply when L am not in town to William Wilson, Esq. Wm. Hodgson. August * For Sale or Freight — The good fast sailing Brig Rising Sun, Burlhen about 1100Barrels, Now ready to receive a cargo. Apply to Geo: Coleman. Who has received and Jor Sale, 400 lbs. Seine Twine Lisbon Salt Boston Beef, No. 1 Whale and Spermaceti Oil in tiereee j and barrels I September 28 __ __ “' For Sale or Charter, The fast sediiag Schooner Three Sons, , Eight months eld; bur then 1200 barrels, and will • be ready to sail in two days. Apply to i the master on board, or to Cook & Clare, Ramsay’s wharf. Who have Jor Sule, A few barrel* OLD R\L WHIS KEY. * October $____ toK xENt, ji well-situated and convenient Brisk dwelling House.---Apply 10 John G. Ladd. August SO. ® John Gardner Ladd, has ton hale, Muscovado bugars in lit iL. tie:cos and bbls. West India Rum in puncheons, Coffee and Pepper in bags. Imperial, Gunpowder,. Young Hyson Skin, and Hyson Teas ot the lat est importation'*, in quarter chests nod boxes, Russia Heivsp and Iron, Swedes Iron assorted, Russia Sheetings, Duck and Ravens Duck, 1 bale Spanish Wool, 8 by 10, 7 by 9, 9 by 11, end 10 by 12 Bristol Glass, in whole and haili boxes, „ 1 Soap, Candles aud Codfish in box Figs,e*, Lisbon Floor Mats, Whiskey and Apple Brandy in tierce* & bbls. Few qr casks old Sherry, London Par ticular Madeira and Sireighi* Red Wine, Cordagefand Lin$s of various sorts, Writing and Wrapping Paper, Vl§n\ Women** and Children’* Shoe* in’barrel* and boxes, Bottle Cork* in bales, Sole Leather. rew sacks Liverpool Blown Salt, ! Chalk and Plaister ef Paris. Aiu), PLOUGHS of the most approved coh-traction and one pair French | Burr Mill Slone*, j oc’-’hrr 6 i — ■ ■ -- ■ - ■ ■ *" Singing cvcnool. THE subscriber proposes, \£ suffi cient eecouragnment offers, open ing a School for teaching Sacred Mu | sic, in the Town of Alexandria. Parents and others desirous of having their chil dren or persons under their care taught, tire respectfully requested to attend «t the Episcopal Church on FRIDAY E VENING naxt when the terms will Ue made known, and a specimen of the mode of teaching and other arrange ments preparatory to opening the school made. 1'homas Essem. < October 8. 34_ THE CHRONICLE, OR AIC ANNUAL TIEfy OF HISTORY POLI TICS tP* LITER AT URy, ^ 1 FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC. i 13y John E. Hall, late of Baltimore, Assisted by several Men of Letters. This work will be devoted to the fol lowing subjects 1. An Annual llisto ! lory of Europe—2. A Congressional History of the United State*, with oc casional notices of important proceed ings in the State Legislature*—3. Pub iic Documents—4. A Register ol Rt matkofrle Occuirencos—5 Biographi cal Sketches of persons distinguished at the Bar or in tho Pulpit, in the Closet or in the Field—6. Proceedings ofleani ed Societies, at home ,and abroad—-7. An Annual History of Literature, fo reign and domestic—!. Essays on Mi* cellaiKous Topics & Poetical Effusions —9 Statistical Reports. Price six dollars per annum—Te be published in four quarterly numbers. —a> 'Pl-.fi P'nilAft a( ftfrlr-pnl are requested to notice this advertise* mtm ; to receive subscriptions, and transmit them tt Mr. jMosss / ffoxAi, the publisher, at Philadelphia. Philadelphia, Oct. 5—9. KUNAWAY. 7 AS committed to the Jail of Fair* ▼ f fax County, Virginia, on Fridny the 2d day of October—a negro man who says his name is JOHN, and that he is the property ©f a Mr. Win. Haile of York County, atat© of South Catalina, and that Mr. Haile was taking him to New-Orleans, and he absconded from him and was taken up and put in Mil ledgevill Jail, and that he was stolen out of said Jail by a Mr. Edward Dolley, who brought him toGeoi getov. n, chang ed his name to Edward Davis be pawn ed him for 60 dollars to a Mr, Adams, who hired him to a Mr. Lawrison to work aboatonthePetomac. He is about 25 years of age, 5 feet 9 er 10 inches high ; k has a small scar ever his left eye ; h© is of a yellow complexion, tuick lips, and has an impediment in his speech ; had on when committed, a blue country cotton coat, white Mer sailles vest, a coarse linen shin k pan taloons. The ownei is requested to come forward, prove his property, pay charges and take him away ; otherwise he will be dealt with as the law directs. Robert C Kedwell, J*ilory Fairfax County, Virginia. October 9 FRLXTWG mkATLT *X*«*T» AT T*I* ©FFI«». FOR FREIGHT, rjr* mir Ten Brothers, S. Downs, Master; burthen _about 2300 barrels ; is nearly a new vessel, in complete order, with her crew on board, and ready to receive a Cargo immediately* Apply to Lawrason & Fowlc. October I Notice to Merchants. A YOUNG man wishes for employ ment as Supercargo te any part of Europe. He has sailed in that capacity, and can produce satisfactory reference. Application by a line addressed to B. A. and left with the printer, will be duly attended to. October 10 d3t» Juft Received A few thousand of Richard Humming k Sons' highly improved Silver Eyed Cast Steel NEEDIjES? Warranted not to cut the thread, AND FOR SALK BY 1. II. HAMILTON October 10 3t just received; FOH SALK BY JAMES KENNEDY, Sen*. English Slates Of various sizes, by the dazen er other* wise. STATIONARY ARTICLES, Of the very best quality, viz : FOLIO k Quarto Post Paper, Fool** cap and Wrappiag do Drawing Paper, Quills of all prices, very best black Ink powder, Sealing Wax, Wafers, black and Pewter, Wcdgewood and Pocket Inkstands, Reeves's Water Colors in boxes, Camel's hair and black lead Pen ciU, Sind Boxes, Penknives and Scis* sars, lady's and gentlemen's Pocket Hooks—a variety of PAPER HANG INGS for rooms, and veTy best PLAY ING CARDS. ALSO, ALMANACS, OF DIFFBKKNT KIXDS FOR ISIS. And some oi the Newest SONGS So PIECES oi MUSIC, with Books vf Instruction for the German Elute, Clarinet, Vi* lin and Fife. tar BLANK BOOKS on the me# appro*.ed plan mane to any pattern will! Patent Ruling and Binding October Jecd6t Bank of Potomac, OcroBE 7rny 18 If. 'l^'OTICE is hereby given, the Stock J^j holders of the Bank ol Potomae, that Rn election will be held at the Court House, in the Town of Alexandria, on Monday the 2d day of November next, tor twelve Directors for the ensuing year. C. Page, Cashier. October 8. ^ _ d3tc«t«; ^ PINKERTON’S COLLECTION ' 0F yi Voyages and Travels.;^ The 2bth & 26lh Numbers completing* t< the European Account. P Arc received and ready far d^itery to Subicibers, who are particuhuly re* quested to call lor them. tames Kennedy, sen. October 8. 2\\ eo. District of Columbia, County of Alexandria, l*> wit.jf July Term, 18 J i Joseph Mandeville, Com/tUinant^X r aguinst l gf/ Daniel HixJjy, and Charles A't;* ; ji ' Knight, DtfendanU,J The defendantDamelUixlv - not hav.ng entered his appearance_ given security according to th'*~ tute and the rules ol this court it appearing to the satisfaction court, upon affidavit, that the saitDuke* fend ant Daniel bixby.isnot an inkellept ant of this district: on motion of tbg to. it* complainant by his counsel, it is ed, that the said defendant Daniel didria by, do appear here on tbe first day N#v. term ne*t, and enter his mice to the suit, and give securif?>^» C performing the decree of the court; that the othe* defendant Charles M©y Knight do not pay away, convey of' SRcreie the debts by him owing to. or the estate or effects in his hands lit* louring to the said absent defendant Daniel lUx by until the further order or decree of this court; 8c that a copy of this order be forthwith inserted in one of the public newspaper* published in this county for two montlfs succcssho ly, and that another copy be posted at the front door of the court-hou»e of the said county. A copy: Test, G. Dcneale, c. e. August 19. 2»w 2*