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PUBLISHED WEDNESDAY AND SATURDAY ' MORNINGS. -. WEEKLY, $ iS PER; ANNUM. VOL. I. RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA, WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 1851? : r -: - : f i - iNO: 9L THE NORTH CAROLINA STANDARD ,S PUBLISHED WESK1T A3D JMI-WKK1I, BY WILLIAM W. HOLDEN, EDITOR AND PROPRIETOR. Terms of the Wekkxt. Two dollars per aunum idvance, or within the first month , Two dollars and fifty cents, if payment be delayed six months ; and Three Dollars, if not paid within six months from the time of subscribing. , , Tehms of the Sejci-Wkekxt. Four dollars per nnum, in advance, or within the first month ; Four dollars and fifty cents, if payment be delayed six months ; j five Dollars, if not paid within six months from the time of subscribing. rp" The above rules will be inflexibly adhered to. Advertisements not exceeding fourteen lines will be inserted one time for one dollar, and twenty-five cents for each subsequent insertion ; those of greater ennh in proportion. Court orders and Judidicial Ad vertisements will be charged 25 per cent higher than the jbove rates. A reasonable reduction will be made to those who advertise by the year. Advertisements inser ted in the Semi-Weekly Standard, will also appear in tbe Weekly Paper, free of charge. Subscribers, and others, who may wish to send money to the Editor, can do so at all times, by Mail and at hie risk. Receipts for all sums will be promptly transmitted. Letters to the Editor must come free of postage. MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY, RALEIGH, IT. C- THIS Company has been in successful operation for more than five years, and continues to take risks upon all classes of property in the State (except Steam Mills and Turpentine Distilleries,) upon favorable terms. Its Policies now cove-r property amounting to $4,500 000, a large portion of which is in country risks; and its p'resent capital is nearly Six H undred Thousand Dol lars, in bonds properly secured. The average cost of Insurance upon the plan of this Company has been less than one third of one per cent x-Viinnum.on all grades of property embraced in its ope rations. THE following persons have been elected Directors and Officers of this Company for the present year : DIRECTORS. Dr. Josiah O. Watson, Jos. G. B. Roulhac, Richard Smith, John Primrose, Henry D. Turner, S. W. Whit ing, T. H. Selby, of Raleigh ; Geo. McNeill, Fayette ille, Joshua G. Wright, Wilmington, Jas. E. Hoyt Washington, James Sloan, Greensborough, John Cox, EJenton, Joshua Boner, Salem, Joseph H. Pool, Elizabeth City, Michael Brown, Salisbury, Alexander Mitchell, Newbern, W. N. H. Smith, Murfreesborough, H. B. Williams, Charlotte, John B. Barrett, Milton, and A. T. Sunimy, Asheville. All Directors arc authorized to receive applications. OFFICERS. Josiah O. Watson, President, J. G. B. Roulhac, Vice President, Richard Smith, Treasurer, J. C. Partridge, Secretary, John H. Bryan, Attorney, 1 J. Hcrsman, General Agent. i S. W. Whiting, i Richard Smith, Executive Committee. John Primrose, J All communications in reference to insurance should e addressed to the Secretary, post paid. J. C. PARTRIDGE, Sec'y. Ruleigh, June 16. 1851. 65 NORTH CAROLINA Mutual Life Insurance Company OFFICE RALEIGH, N. C. THIS Company continues to insure the lives of all healthy White persons and Slaves. The greatest risk taken on a single life is $5000. Slaves are insured for a term of one to five years for ih their value. OFFICERS. Dr. Chas. E. Johnson, President, Wm. D. Haywood, Vice President, James F. Jordan, Secretary, Wm. H. Jones, Treasurer, Perrin Busbee, Attorney, Dr. Win. H. McKee, Examining Physician. J. Hersmm, General Agent. AH losses are paid within 90 days after satisfactory proof is presented. Blanks and Pamphlets, showing the plan of operation of the Company, may be had on application at the Of fice, or any of the Agencies. All letters on business should be addressed to JAMES F. JORDAN, Secretary. April 23, 1850. 51- Important to MILLERS & MILL OWNERS ! 'HI HE Undersigned would respectfully inform those M. engaged in the Milling Business in N. C. .that he keeps constantly on hand, and will supply at the shortest notice, that almost invaluable article YOUNG'S IMPROVED PATENT SMUT AND SCREENING MACHINE. The only Machine of the kind that has stood the test and given satisfaction to the public. It has surplan'ed every s"ut Machine yet offered in the State, more or less of which has been taken down to make room tor it. The pubiic need fear no imposition, as there are now some 280 Machines running in N. C; and I wish to offer no other references than the gentlemen who are using them, whose expectations have been more than realized in their performance. It not only thorough! v cleanses the Wheat ofsmut.but also purifies it of all other substances, !k Derfection- I' takes up but 4 feet square in ine Mill, and requires but little power. It is warranted lorhve years against breaking or wearing out, and also to retain its cleaning qualities for that time, inn ne tare.a number f these Machines through which iuu,000 bmhels of Wheat have been cleaned, and they have never been out of order one day. 1 here was awarded to it the Premium at the Maryland aiaie air,and a Premium with a Silver Medal, at the i air ol the Maryland Institute, at Baltimore, last Fall. , . are'sth,e Subscriber at South Lowell Mills.Orange county, N C. jN0. A. McMANNEN. December 21, 1850. 15 tf. m ROANOKE LANDS. fplIE Subscriber, having four Plantations containing l about 4,500 acres on this River, is disposed to sell one of them, and to a good neighbor, who will continue ine system of improvement, the terms will be made ery advantageous. The estate contains about 1000 acres, consisting of the usual portions of low grounds, wcond low grounds, and uplands, part of which has oeen greatly improved by Liming, Plaster and Clover. NnTii3 e.ery alvanta5e of River communication with soon oilt md Plymouth ; the Railroad to the former will is r?l .C0P ,ele1 and if the Raleigh and Gaston Road hir !i , 681316 wiU accessible from Raleigh in ml,, r 8,Vde- The heaIth of the 'w Country has unquestionably changed within the last ten y ears, bo it is noonger unsafe to reside there. . of tho .? "information, enquire by letter, post paid, iKkLTx'r"' r in abnce of Tho'.. Sterling! July S9ni i H- K' BURGWYN. u'y 22nd, 1351. (ta$5) . . . . 2m 76 TaTulT W: M- GILLESPIE. The Philosophy UcZt Tranrfated from the F f W?WAullhl.0rfthe Maid of Orleans." The Gold RetX,9 D"y "eUvein-aNovel. , Raleigh. jX? HENRY, D., TURNER. AVERV " nne Syrnp. of niCwar?lele Jus t n t the Drug Stoe December iq LLIAMs HAT. WOOD, fc CO. 16 SMITHFIELD ACADEMY. THE Second Session of this Preparatory School will commence on the, 1st Monday in October next, under the Superintendence of Mr. Wixua.31 Ciisol, a Gradu ate of a University of Pennsylvania, who comes recom mended by Dr. Wm: A. Smith, President of Randolph Macon College. Tho Trustees now flatter themselves, that the School is permanently established, and hope since they have taken every pains to secure the talented services of a highly educated gentleman, to be sustained by the friends of education in this portion of the State. Smithfield, once looked upon as an unhealthy location, has for the last 6 or 7 years become entirely regenerat ed ; and will now rank first in healthfulness and beauty of appearance, among the Villages in the eastern half of the State. . Tuition per Session of 5 months: Reading, Writing and Spelling, $ 6 00 Geography, Grammar and Arithmetic, 10 00 Higher Branches and Mathematics, 12 00 Greek and Latin, 18 00 -ooaru can oe ouiaineu for Irom lour to six dollars per monw. jy order of tho 1 rustees, H. J. BELL, Sec'v. Smithfield, August 25, 1851. 882 tf. The Subscriber has for Sale Low, CHINE Fig'd, and plain changeable silks. Black Groe De Rhine. Silk and Bl'k Alnaca. Silk and cotton Trimmings, Hyacinth and other ;sMk .DUUU1I3, ' Bonnet, Cap, Neck, Belt and Taffety Ribbons, French, Cambric and other Linen Cambric Handk'fs., While, Black, and coPd Kid Gloves, sewine aillr. Jaconettand Swiss Edgings and Insertings, spool cotton. .. mji & sua couoa nose, a greac variety. Brown and White $ hos, Merino i hose, Jaconett, cambric, checked and Dlaiu Swiss THnslm Cambric, Dimity and paper cambrics, Brown and White nouanu, 100 pieces Calico, various prices. 100 pieces Bleached and Brown sheeting and shirtings, Kentucky Jeans, cottonades and Bed Tickino-. Aaron check, brown and bleached Jeans. White Granite and other Crockery, a great variety. Loaf, crushed, clarified and Brown Sugar, Old Java, Laguira and Rio Coffee, English Must aid, Summer and other Hats. Collin's Axes. Expected soon, by the R. Sc. G. Rail Road a eeneral as- 3UUIUCU1UI naruware ma nailery. Call and examine my stock, J. BROWN, No. 9, Fayetteville St. Raleigh. April 22, 1351. . 49 NOTICE. Mi THE Subscriber, as successor to Cooke and Buffaloe in the Livery business, will continue is opnerations in all its branches at his Stable on Wilmington Street, aud solicits tbe patronage of his old friends and the public generally. - His prices must be arranged agreeably to the prices of produce and labour, and will do trom and alter the 1st day of February next, as follows, Pairs of horses per month 18 00 Single do do 10 00 do do week 3 50 do do day 75 Quarterly settlements will be required in all in stances, end persons having horses now in my care are requested to take them away immediately, ifunwillng to comply wunau tne aDove conditions. JERE. NIXON. January 23, 1851 24 FARMING IMPLEMENTS. I HAVE just received from the Man ufacturers a large lot of flows of van ous patterns, Cultivators, Corn Shel ters, Hay Cutters, Corn Mills, Churns Harrows, Fanning Mills in fact, every thing compris ing a complete stock of Farming Implements. My sample room will be arranged in a day or two. when I will be most happy to see all who are interested in such articles. ALEX. McRAE, Jr. Wilmington, N. C, Dec. 24, 1850. 848 WILLIAMS' Traveller's and Tourist's Guide through the United States, Canada, &c. This book will be found replete with information, not only to the traveller, but likewise to the man of business. In its preparation, an entirely new plan has been adopt ed, which, we are convinced, needs only a trial to be fully appreciated. For sale by HENRY D. TURNER, N. C. Book Store. Raleigh, June 8, 1851. 63 Valuable Land for Sale. A Valuable Tract of Land containing 208 acres, lying between four and five miles West of Raleigh, on both sides of Walnat Creek, and adjoining the land of Rev. Thos. Meredith and others, will be sold on reason able terms. For further information apply to M. A. BLEDSOE. Raleigh, August 21, 1850.- 829 JUST RECEIVED, C)f PS. Marlborough Stripes and Plaids (for servants,) svyBleacbed and Brown Shirtings and Jeans, Crushed, Brown, Clarified, Refined Loaf Sugar, Old Java, Laguira and Rio Coffee, Cut Nails and Brads, Swede's Iron and Steel. For Sale by J. BROWN. Raleigh, 1st April, 1851. 43 Kendall's Great Work. THE War between the United States and Mexico Illustrated ; embracing Pictorial Drawings of all the Principal conflicts, with a description of each Battle. By George Wilkins Kendall, author of the Texan Santa Fe Expedition. Received at TURNER'S Bookstore. RaleiVh April 2d 1851. 43 JOHN C. PALMER'S DAGUEKR1AN GALLERY. JN his finely furnished Room warrants the Likenesses perfect, and to please. His reputation is so well known in North Carolina, it is useless to say more. Call at Pal mer and Ramsny'a Jewelry Store. Raleigh Nov. 25, 1850- 8 tf. Willis' Jew Work. HURRY-GRAPHS, or Sketches of Scenery, Celeb rities, and Society, taken from life by N. Parker Willis. " Filled to the brim with graphic descriptions and brilliant word paintings of men and things, (just the men and things, one likes to be posted up withall.) The Hurry-Graphs cannot fail to find ten ' thousand ' buyers and a hundred thousand readers," Price $1 25. Also, by the same Author, " Rural Letters," " People I have met," &c, &e. Just received and for sale by W. L. POMEROY. Raleigh, June 11, 1851. ' -63- XEW SUPPLY OF CLOTHING E .li. Harding, & Co. Have just received a new lot of Black Lustre SACKS, Grass and Brown Linen Sacks, and FROCKS, White and Buff Marseiks VESTS, ' Fancy Cass. PANTS, &c. July 28, 1851. " , ' " 77 SHIRTS! SHIRTS! T") ADDED Yoke Seam .Shirts a few dozen just re T ceived, fine quality. E. L. HARDING, & Co. Raleigh, July 26th, 1851. 77 New American Hovel. , THE MOTHER IN LAW by Miss Emma D. E. Nevitt Southworth, Author of The Deserted Wife," Retribution, " ." Shanoondale," &.c. j The Author of this volume has won golden opinions in her'literary career. . The present tale js destined to b widely popular. It is told with dramatic interest. Just received and for sale by . . - r -' - " W. L. POMEROY, -S'jccessor to Pomeroy & O'Neal. . Raleigh, May 23,1851. 68 Thim Annual Fair of the SOUTH CAROLINA INSTITUTE. THE Third Annual Fair of the South Carolina Insti tute for the promotion of Art, Mechanical ingenuity and industry, will be held in Charleston, South Carolina, opening on Monday, 17th November, and continuing during the week. Specimens in every branch of Mechanism, Art and industry; also of Cotton, Rice, Sugar, Tobacco and al other Agricultural Products, is solicited, for which uitar bit premiums will be awarded. The following special Premiums are offered For the six best specimens of Steel made from Spar tanburg or other Iron, the product of a Southern State, and manfactured into edge Tools of any kind A Gold Medal. N. B. A specimen of the Steel in Bars to be sent with the Tools. For the largest quantity of Cocoons raised on one plantation, not less than ten bushels A Gold Madel or $30. For the largest quantity of Spun Silk the produce of any one plantation, not less than ten pounds A txold Medal or rremium of $5U. For the best Sea Island Cotton Gin, on some newprin cipie, superior to that now in general use ; or tor any real and important improvement on the present one A Gold Medal. For the invention of a suitable machine for Pulveris ing Red Pepper A Gold Medal. For the best Steam Engine a Gold Medal. For the best model Steam Fire Engine A Gold Med' al. A large and commodious building has been selected for the exhibition, and every care will be paid to tbe re ception and care of articles sent to the Fair. ; All Speci mens must be in by the 13th of November. Contributors to the Fair are respectfully requested when they forward Specifications for Exhibition, to send full descriptions of the Articles, and such information in general as may be of use, and proper for publication, Address J. H. TAYLOR. Chairman of the Committee of Correspondence. June 16, 1851. 65 td. NORTH CAROLINA FASHIONABLE JEWELER'S STORE, Jewelry. Q DOZEN gold lever Waches, from 40 to $ 150 doz. Silver " " " 20 to ' 50 ,00 A large Assortment of Fashionable Breast Pins, Finger rings, Ear rings, gold Spectacles and Pencils, Watch Chains, Seals and Keys, Lockets, Cuff Pins, and Pens, Silver, Pearl, Tortoise Card Cases, 'Plated Spectacle Cases and Napkin Rings, 6 dozen silver spectacles; spring steel and plated do. 26 doz. silver Spons, Ladles, Sugar Tongs and Cups, A large assortment of G. S. plated spoons. . Forks and Knives for table use, A large assortment of Razors and Knives, Plated Castors and Candlesticks, Plated Waiters and Baskets, Assortment of Clocks from 6 to $30, Perfumery, Extracts, Cologne and Soaps, Shaving, Hair, and Nail Brashes, Money Purses a.id Pocket Books, Tea Setts of Waiters, Table Knives and Setts, Revolving Pistols, best quality, Chinese Fans and Boquet Holders. Walkinpr Canes, &c, &c- The above Roods have just been purchased North and we think excel any previous stock in Beauty and Fash ion. We are better prepared to repair an Kinas oi Watches and Jewelry, having purchased Tools and Ma terials for doing every thing in our line. xAL,MJSK fc KAMSAY. Raleigh, June 11, 1851. C2 FRESH DRUGS, MEDICINES, &C. WILLIAMS, HAYWOOD, & CO., ARE now receiving large additions to their stock of Drugs, Medicines, Chemicals, PAIXTS, OUS, DYESTITFFS, XlVndnw Glaus, Perfumery, &'c, A'c from the most reliable Houses in the Northern Cities, which have been purchased with an eye single to their pur.ty, and are onered lor saie ai sucn prices anu on such terms as shall compare favorably wilh any bouse in the State. Physicians. Country Merchants, and Dealers gener ally, will do well to give us a call before purchasing, feeling assured we snail not tail to please ooin in point of price and quality. Orders promptly attended to, and particular attention given to packing and forwarding. Family Medicines and Prescriptions compounded at all hours of he day and night, by a competent person with neatness and despatcn. We lender our most sincere thanks to the citizens of Raleigh and the surrounding country for the long and liberal oatronase we have received, and trust by untir ing zeal and energy to please in the prosecution of our business, to merit us continuance. Raleigh, April 28. 1851. . 49 Copper work. Turpentine Stills, ate, fTlHE Subscriber informs tbe public that heis still car- rying on his business in all its nrancnes, at nis Shop near the Kaleigh Depot, t urpentine Stills made to or der, in the best manner, arid warranted to work well : and all kinds of work promptly done in copper, brass steel, iron, &c. Constantly on hand and for sale locks of all sorts and sizes, guns, pistols, dec. Tne subscriber only asks ol the public to give him a full and fair trial, as be is deter- mined not to be surpassed in his line. I he Subscriber s establishment being the only one of the sort in all that region of country, he confidently appeals to JNorth Caro linians and to the mends of home industry, to sustain him. Now is the time to Save Fuel. BUCK'S Patent Improved Cooking Stoves, also, Stan ly's Air-tinht. suitable for Parlors or private rooms. I am the only Agent in North Carolina for Buck's Pa tent Improved Cooking Stoves. Any person wishing to purchase I would respectfully refer them to the follow ing gentlemen, who have them in use : Messrs. Charles Dewey, Dupree, D. Cameron, W. . H. Haywood, Col. Yarbrough, E. P. Guion, and Geo. W. Mordecai. JOSEPH WOLTERING. P. S. His Establishment has been removed to Fay etteville Street, Raleigh,N. C. Raleigh, Sept. 1st, 1850. 797 tf. .? Parasols and Umbrellas PLAIN, Changeable Figured and Cheni Parasols, va rious colors Green and Black, Cotton and Silk Um brellas. Also, Chinese and other Fans. For sale by J. BROWN. ' No. 3, Fayetteville S Raleigh, April 28, 1851. , 51 E. L. HARDING, & Co, DEALERS IN GENTLEMEN'S CLOTHING, Ready, Made, of tho -First -. Quality.. " Also, a complete assortment of ' - : . GEN TS. DRESS GOODS, Telesraph Buildliigv '-'' 1 sTayettevIll St. e, i. itimvsv - , . . Raleigh, July 30, 1851...; r ,s. dcx. l. isorr fc i ;. Mtut ReceiredV ;f"r Hhh. Refined Brown Sugar. 1; "BROWN". No. 9, Fayetteville St. , Watches, &c. T. R. FENTRESS, MERCHANT TAILOR. No. 15, Fayetteville Street, Raleigh.' -J THE undersigned intends visiting New York in the course "of a few days, for the purpose of select--JLIUing his stock of Fall and Winter Goods, which he is determined shall compete with if not excel any stock that can be introduced into the Southern Market. He would invite the attention of his friends and cus tomers to a beautiful lot of READV-MADE CLOTHING manufactured in his own Establishment, which cannot fail to please, and which he will dispose of on he most favorable terms. During the absence of the undersigned his business will be conducted by his Foreman, Mr. Bourbox Smith, whose long experience will enable him to attend to every branch thereof as well as though the . under signed himself were present. He can safely recommend Mr. Smith to his patrons and friends an having few equals in the science of cuttiig and manufacturing cloth. No one, therefore, need hesitate for a moment to visit the Establishment on -account of the absence of the sub scriber. Ever thankful for the patronage heretofore so liberally bestowed, the undersigned will endeavor to merit a con tinuance and extension of the same, by renewed diligence and the promptness with which the wants of those who may honor him with a call shall be supplied. ' T. R. FENTRESS. September 8, 1851. 89 4U A CARD. THE Subscriber respectfully informs his friends o Oxford and its vicinity, and former patrons of Ralei that he has changed his place of residence and is now in the employment of Mr. T. R. Fentress as a Foreman and hopes that he will secure for the Establishment in which he is engaged, at least a portion of the patronage of his former friends and customers. He therefore in vites them, one and all, to call on him at the well known House, No. 15, one door above the Post-office, where they will find him at his post, and ever ready to give his entire attention. He can say, with confidence, that he will offer to those who may favor the House with call, as great bargains as ran be had in the State. He would return his sincere thanks to his old friends and customers in Oxford for the liberal encouragement bestowed on hiin during his stay there ; and he hopes, by prompt attention, to merit a continuance of the same. BOURBON SMITH Raleigh, Sept. 8, 1851. , 89 4t The Raleigh Register, Star, aud Spirit of the Age. will each insert three times. MILTON FACTORY AND MILLS. J. IS. Darrett & Jf. 1 Newsom Having purchased Mr. Thomas W. Holden'i interest in the Milton Cotton Factory and Mills. Lands, Tenements, and debts due the Firm of Barrett, Newsoin andHolden, will continue the Manufac- turins and Milling business. They are now putting in operation a set of Woolen Machinery, for the purpose of manufacturing ii o o k m Goons, and will also have two good CARDING MACHINES in order the ensuing season, which will not only afford market for the sale of Wool, but enable planters to get Domestic Woolens, Cotton Goods, and also Wool Rolls of the first quality. They have in their employment the most experienced mechanics, and will endeavor to merit public patronage. BARRETT & NEWSOM. Milton, March 25. 1851. 41 tf. Baltimore Piano Manufactory. Important Improvement ELASTIC UNIVERSAL TOUCH. llAsE & BROTHER, Manufacturers of Boudoir, j Square and Grand Pianos, Tequest those wanting a first rate Instrument one that Ladie s can perform on with the greatest possible -advantage, that is chaste of style, of superlative touch and tone, that will stand in concert tune, and last a life time, to call and see for themselves a sample Instrument at the Agent's office Dr. W. R. Scott's. These Instruments are more in general use in the City among the first critics of arts and science, and to whom we have the honor of referring. Stee the manufacturer's circulars, which may be obtained of the Agent. AH In strumcnts warranted five years. J. J. WISE & BRO. Dr. W. R. SCOTT, Agent. Raleigh, Jan. II, 1850. 20 6m. Iluinorom American Works, With Illustrations by Darley, Price 50 cents. POLLY Peablossom's Wedding, Wild Western Scenes, Simon Suggs, Chronicles of Pineville, Drama at Pokerville, Mississippi Scenes, Adventures of a Southern Medical Student, Big Bear of Arkansas, Major Jones Courtship. For sale by HENRY D. TURNER. Raleigh, April 1st, 1851. 43 rHlHE Fruit, Flower, and Kitchen Garden, by Patrick JUL Neill. A practical Treatise on the Cultivation of the Grape Vine on Open Walls, to which is added a descriptive account of an Improved Method of Planting and manacinn the roots of Grape Vines, by Clement Hoare. For sale by H. D. TURNER, N. C. Bookstore June 25, 1851. CIGARS, CIGARS. rfTHOSE Cigars have arrived, and old and coinpe JkL tent connoisseurs, have pronounced them the most superior cigars which have been brought here for sale, r- -n. t 1 1 r I - r ' ior many years, i ney consist oi oiu negana, rriiicipe, cheroots, London size havanna, and German of various brands. P. F. PESCUD. BP! have also in store and am daily expecting fresh Congress Water. London Dock Porter and Brandy, Sher ry, Madeira and Port Wines, selected for Medicinal pur poses of the Importer warranted pure. P. F. P- April 22, 1851. 49 ALEXANDER MACRAE, JR., IMPORTER OF CHINA, GLASS, JlND EARTHERN WARE, And Wholesale fc Retail Dealer In all kinds of . FARMING IMPLEMENTS, . South Side of Market St. - Wilmington, N. C. Wilmington, Nor. 27, 1850. " 8 BonnetsS pring Style, 1851. JUST Received, a varied assortment of Misses' Flats, Boys and Infant's Hats, &c. Artificials &c, &c Also, a handsome lot of Parasols and Ladie's Umbrel las. . HEARTT & LITCHFORD. . April 8th, 1851. . 46 Till .ISuptist. Psalmod', . a Selection of Hyms. By Basil Manly, D. and B. Manly, Jr., University of Alabama. .' Published by the Southern Baptist Publication Society, Charleston, S. C, 1851. . m. ! e ti . . :.... -i . --. i- : j Harpers magazine ior oupieuicr. . . . Also, a few copies of the International Magazine.' By Stringr& Townsend, N. Y. i r : "f - J ' Just received by ;-..,-!. ,t .j Wi UfOAUSKUl Raleigh, September 10th, 18501.. - ; ... - 89 -J BLAKE'S Fire "and Water Proof Paint is now used ir. tost exclusively where its virtues are knpwa. It a the ceaDest and most desirable paint ever used, and any person wishing to try it, can see specimens and pro cure circulars containing a full-account of its merits t my store." I shall shall keep constant aappiv-lot eaie. rAlso, cheap Paint Oil at a rery lowprice.' s r 'utu7 Raleigh, May 9, 1831. fj I Si "WHERE AT?" e Van s & c ook e; s , . No. 29 Fayetteville Street, RALEIGH, N. C, - YOU will find a beautiful assortment of -Staple and Fancy Dry Goods -" Embracing every article usual in Dry Goods Stores. Also, Hardware, Hats, Caps, Boots, Shoes, Groceries &c, &c. " In addition to the above, the subscribers are daily re ceiving their Fall purchase, which is extensive, and, in point of cheapness, cannot be surpassed by any in their line. We are ever grateful for past favors, and beg a continuance of the same. H. L. EVANS, GEO. T. COOKE. August 30, 1851. 86 P. F. FE30UB, WSioZesale and lietuil Hruggisl, aeiAx.sxGrc, nr. e. ?Z HE has in Store aud is now receiving his Spring stock of English, mediterranean and American Trus, ' janoiciJVEs jina pjbhfpjuemv. Also, Paints, Oils, Window Glass, &c. &c. Which were selected by himsei! of the Importers and manufacturers, in the Northern cities, and purchased almost exclusively for cash. From his increased facili -lies and large purchases, he is sure he can sell all arti cles in his line at as low rates as they can be had this side of the Potomac, after adding cost of freight.. Physicians and country merchants would consult their interest by giving his stock and prices an examination, feeling confident that he can please all who patronize his establishment. Terms Six months credit or six per cent, deducted for cash, on orders amounting to $50 and upwards. All accounts must be paid, or closed by note the 1st of every year. . P. F. PESCUD. Raleigh, April 19, 1851. 49 IfeW Confectionary &. Grocery Store. 3 Jioorm below the Post Office. TTTM. GRIFFICE, & CO. have opened a Confec W tionary and Grocery Store, in Raleigh, 3 doors below the Post Office, where they have on band, and will sell on reasonable terms the following articles : Sugar and. Coffee, Crushed Sugar, Do. St. Croix, Havana do. Candles and Soap, . Pepper and Spice, Black and Imp. Tea, Copperas and Ginger, Saleratus and Snuff. Brooms, &c. &c. Myers' Best Chewing Tobacco. Confectioneries. Best Segars, -Dolls, Accordians, Fancy Candies, Citron,' Almonds, Filberts, Water Crackers, Butter and Soda, do. Prunes, Cocoa Nuts, English Walnuts, Palm Nuts, Figs and Raisins, And every thing usually kept in a Confectionary Store. They will say to the public that they carry on the Candy Making Business, and without boasting they can assure tbe public that they will sell the best Candy as cheap as any house in the place, and warrant it to be as good as can be made. Merchants and others, buying by the wholesale, will find it to their interest to give them a call. - Raleigh, October 9, 1850. '836 tf. BOOKS! BOOKS! BOOKS! Henry D. Turner, K'uolislicr, Bookseller and Stationer No. 1, Fatetteviile St. Raleigh, N. C. HAS always on hand a large and general collection of Law, Medical, Theological, Classical, Voyages, Travels, Novels and Miscellaneous Books.' Also, a very extensive assortment of School Books, &c, -Blank Books, Ledgers, Journals, Day Books Pass Books, Bank Books, Record Books, Blank Check Books, and any other kind that may be wauted manufactured to order. Together with a general assortment of Stationery. Particular attention given to filling all orders complete from Booksellers, Merchants, Teachers, and private indi viduals. And every article in his line sold at the lowest piiccs for cash or approved credit, either at wholesale or retail. , . - AH new works received as soon as published, ' : Raleigh, August 27, 1850. 830 Successor to Pomeroy & O'Neal,) No. 16, Pay. Street, opposite Post Office. Raletgh, N. C H AS on hand a large and valuable collection of The ological, Law, Medical, Scientific, Agricultural, Miscellaneous and School Books ; Blank Books and Stationary of all kinds. Prices very low. Call and Examine. Orders filled with despatch. Raleigh, May 24, 1851. - 58 American Flower Garden. I DIRECTORY, containing practical directions for the JCulture of Plants in tho Flower Garden, dreen House, Rooms, or Parlour Windows, for every month in the year, by Robert Buist, Nurseryman and Florist For sale at the N. C. Book Store by - , H. D. TURNER. June 25, 1851. 66 "new book. THE American Miller and Millwright's Assistant, by Wm. C. Hughes. Illustrated with cuts of Ma chinery. &c. in 1 vol. 12 mo. 1. Just received aud for sale by W. L. POMEROY. Kaleigh, June 20, 1851. - 66 SHOES. LADIES Black Lasting half Gaitars, do. Bronze Moroco do ' Black Kid and Bronze Slippers, . Goat, Moroco, and Kid Walking Shoes, ' - -Misses' Shoes, children's do.- : ; HEARTT & LITCHFORD. Raleigh, April 12, 1851. ; ' 46 mohr Redtroott & Procter's Pharmacy PRACTICAL Pharmacy the Arrangement, Appa ratus and Manipilaifons of the Pharrnacetical shop and Laboratory; by Francis Mohr, Ph. D. .and Theoph- lus Redwood: Edited with extensive additions, by William Procter, Jr , Professor of Pharmacy in the Phi ladelphia college of Pharmacy ; Illustrated by 500 En gravings on wood. For sale by ' HEnKr X). lUKflEK. Raleigh, April 25, 1851. .. SO-'. .MUSTER ROLLS Of the Soldiers of the War of 1S12, DETACHED from the Militia of North Carolina in 1812 and 1814. Published in' pursuance of the resolutions of the General Assembly of Jan. 281851, under the direction -ef the Adjulant-Seneral.-' . & ' t Cories can be: sent'-bv mail. Postaee most be nre- I w.LrpaXiEROYT: lAiui i-i i- p a 'j. ; 86i .T---tnv BABBIT'S Soapl Powder7an(i Crain Soap for wash itrg without labor and warranted to rake the Mains out of table Linen and Napkins, i. A fresh nppljiustta hand and for sale by r -s. P. F. PES.CUDJ, Raleigh, May -7, 1851. " - 62.. NEW FALL' WIHTER GDODS, . Just arrived and Xally 'arriving. H."& R. si TIJCKER ' RESPECTFULLY announce to' the pubiic, that many of the most desirable articles embraced in their large and extensive assortment of Fall and Winter Goods, selected with care by one of the firm, in the best Northern markets, have been already received and opened ; others are daily arriving, and .they flatter themselves ihey will be prepared to meet the demand for eocds of every description, on as Rood terms as they can be sold in this rnarkeu Thankful for, and encour aged by the very liberal vatronage bestowed upon them since their connection ia business,. they have ventured to lav in a very heavy stock, to which they invite tne attention of purchasers, hoping their effort to accom modate will not fail to please.. . . n ' L I . , The.altention ot the Ladies; is respectfully invited to tho following desirable Dress Goods : Super Brocade and Chameliott Silks, ,' Blue, Bl'k and While Watered Do., Bl'k GroDe Rhine and Italian Do-, r;- . Solid and Fancy Late String' Do.r .J,' Brocade Pocill DeSoi, 0,v?. , Cashmere De Ecosse, .. . ' Fig'd Brilliantes, "'. ''f'" r" I Lupins' French Merinos "5 ' . "' ' -English and German Do., "- ' Solid Paramettas, .. . .i . . ,. Rich Fig'd Paris De Laines,- ,' Plain and Fancy Poplins,- 1 Bl'k Silk Laces, . . c:' . Deep Silk Fringes . ; i ;; -,- i Paris Kid Gloves, .-is,. . .. Buttons and Trimmings, Scolloped Embr'd Hank'fs, ' . ' Swiss, Jackonet, and Tarltao Muslins, Chemisetts, Collars, Undersleeves and Cuffs, Muslin Bands, Edgings and Insertings, tc, Ste. 6 W. H. & R. S. TUCKER. Raleigh, September 8, 1851."' 87 w. H. & R. S. TUCKER, Partners and Successors to ':" " R. TUCKER & SOIV, Nos. 6 4 8 Fayetteville street, ' Raleigh FASHIONABLE HAT EMPOMTTM. AT this Establishment will be found, at all times, one of the best assortments of FINE GOODS in the City. The Stock is entirely new. and is comprised of Fashionable Moleskin and Beaver Hats; of the manufacture of N. V. Warburton.and N.H. Beebtf & Co. .'.T . . . : ! ' FE1.T, SJPOBWJVe, lillVSIf, . JIGOL.IJ1, -tf.VZJ SEJilj DRAB MATS Army, 5avy, Ariel, Riding, Travelling, Dressy and Opera Caps. ' - The utmost efforts will be exerted to maintain for the Merchandise of this Establishment the rank of superi ority and relative cheapness which has hitherto com mended it to the approval and preference of jgentremert of taste. ' "". "? 87-a LADIES' DRESS GOODS. ; ....- BROCADE, Chamelion, and Satin De Chine Silks Plain and Black Silks ; - ;'. - y , ' Brocade spun bilks ; French DeLaines and Cashmeres f ' ' " and English Merinoes A large lot of DeLaines and Chamehonsv v 2; Alpaccas from 17J cents per yard upr-.' r'i-' .'i ALSO, - : r- Emb'd L. C. Hdkfs. ; French worked Collars and Cufts Ribbons. Silk and Kid Gloves, Black Silk Lace, r . Velvet Scarfs, Trimmings for Ladies' Dressesy - ' Gents. Sup. Cravats, black and colored. ' " Just received by i EVANS & COOKE-.' August 30, 1851. 86 JUST TO IIAIVI. O' NE half Pipe Cogniac Brandy, Dark, - 4 " "... .' - .rale, ' ' Golden Sherry .Wine, ; : 4 Madeira Wine, . . ... .... .'! 8 Cases Claret Wine, all'of the parest quality, and1 selected for Medical purposes. , , . j. ...,- 15,000 Superior Havanna Cigars, . ' 14 dozen Congress Water, ' ". p ' 12 " Seidlitz Powderey ,12 " Soda do. ; ; .: ' i And a large supply of , .-, ( ... . .,LJ' J3sseuces, Spices, Cooking Wine, Drugs, Paints, Medicines, Chemicals, Tobacco,... . . and Perfumery, which I will sell very low. '.- p. f. pescud. : ' " WaotESAtE is: Retail Druggist.1 -: No. 16, Fayetteville 8f- ... - Raleigh, N. C1. August 20, 1851 '' - . ,84 A Hew Law Dictionary - ' ' Glossary containing' Definitions -of th princi- A ND 1Y pal terms of the Common and Civil Law .together with translations and explanations of the various techni cal phrases ; embracing also all the principal Common: and Civil Law maxims. Adapted to the jurisprudence of the United States, by Alexander Burrill, Counsellor at Law. 2 vols, 8vo. 08. . ' ; - ! r. Also. Adams' Eauilv. $2 50 ; Storry's works on Law; Chilty's works on Law; For sale al the lowest prices W- L. POMEROY ' ' (Lale Pomeroy & O'Nkal.) W. L. P. w'ill receive subscriptions for the new series of Lnglish Reports in Law and Equity, now publishing in parts by Messrs. Liltle & Brown. Price $1 per. No. ; $10 pery.?ar : 13 Nos. bound iu six, $2 per vol,' Raleisjh, May 26. -y - ' SzJisT PUBLISHED. A New Digested Manual of the Acts of the General Assembly of North Carolina,'- from the year 1838 to the year 1851 inclusive (omitting all private, local, and temporary acts.) with references to Judicial decisions. By James Ihedkii. , Price $3., Persons at a distance desiring the work; can have it transmitted to them by mail, rB or-reaxACK, Op'ori their inclosing the price to the subscriber.,..-; . , .. .0. H. PERRY, ! .'Agent for' the FropfTetorv Raleigh. Sept. 3, 1851. . " ' ; i7lm. iricITIaliou's A merican . Gardener. - ADAPTED to the climates and seasons. of the Unit ed States ; Containing a complete account, of all the' u .ooo,, fn h ilnn in th - '" 1 , .'?."?-' 'f. 7 r Kitchen Garden, i Pleasure Ground, Fruit Garden, -. . Orchard, '.-:- ' i . Vineyard, A ., T , . Flower ' uarden, . ; , Green; House, , f t Hot House, sjiafV f K ursery. r orcingr rames. For every month in the year, ninth edition, greatly' improved. ' ' -' " This is an invaluable wora co ui w no. wren xo eotain any information. on the -subject ot trardeninc in all its various branches. Also, the Ladies. Flower Garden Di- rectory by Downing. , For sale at , : ... " - i. . . . . '--c.vBook'Stoore. Raleigh, Marefc 2fl,' 1851; J-'-T i 'J ' AO . ROBMSOW'S 8HOE8; ,. T ADIES' Kid and Goat Austin's ; , , ". I j";" tSoafwelt Boots;"' .VI . Misses and ChBdreu'sGoa welt Bsrta.'- J - .Just eceive4by.tii-Jf EVANSA.COOJEo ' i-. 1 : r,. "D -1,- -" r , ,"DIGESTED"MANUAL."6f thft Atts.V f&Ge -f-. .M nf Ncrtlr-OaYoRrra- from i -year 1838 fo 'the rear t946t inwteemitot AhiAU eft a-private and lecaVsiattttejnawresjc nwuiin 99'