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PUBLISHED "WEDNESDAY AND SATURDAY-MORNINGS. WEEKLY, $2 PER ANNUM. VOL. I. RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA, WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 1, 1851. 95. THE NORTH CAROLINA STANDARD IS PUBLISHED WtlKIT iXB SIHI-WItKtT, BY WILLIAM W. HOLDEN, EOITOR AND FROPRItTOR. Terms of tki i rr wit Wiiklt. Two dollars per ai.num r within the first month , Two dollars and Scents, if payment be delayed six months ; and Three Dollars, if not paid within six months from the time of .ubscribing Sl)(r.WlKITi Fonr dollars per nnum in advance, or within the first month; Four Hollars and fifty cents, if payment be delayed six months ; ,nJ Five Dollars, if not paid within six months from the ime of subscribing. tW The above rules will bo inflexibly adhered to. dvehtiskxkxts not exceeding fourteen lines will be inserted one time for one dollar, and twenty-five nts for each subsequent insertion ; those of greater fenta in proportion. Court orders and Judidicial Ad rtisements w;u be charged 25 per cent higher than the bove rates. A reasonable reduction will be made to those who advertise by the year. Advertisements inser ted" in the Serai-Weekly Standard, will also appear in the 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 his risk. Receipts for all sums will be promptly transmitted. Letters to the Editor must come free of postage. MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY, RALEIGH, N. 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 cover property amounting to :5;4.500 000 a large portion of which is in country risks; and its present capital is nearly Six Hundred Thousand Dol lars, in bonds properly secured. The average cost of Insurance upon the plan ot this Company has been less than one third of one per cent perannum, on all grades of property embraced in its ope- '"tUs following persons have been elected Directors aaJ Oificers of this Company for the present year : Directors : Dr. Joiiah O. Watson, Jos. G. B. JRoulhac, Richard !$'iiith, John Primrose, Henry D. Turner, S. W. Whit T. II. Sclby, of Raleigh ; Geo. McNeill, Fayette viUc, Joshua G. Wright, Wilmington, Jas. E. Hoyt Washington, James Sloan, Greensborough, John Cox, Edenton, Joshua Boner, Salem, Joseph H. Pool, Illizabetii City, Michael Brown, Salisbury, Alexander Mitchell. Ncwbern, W. N. H. Smith, Murfrcesborough, H. B. Williams, Charlotte, John B. Barrett, Milton, and A. T. Sammy, Asheville. All Directors are authorized to receive applications. Officers of the Company: Josiah 0. Watson, President, J. G. B. Roulhac, Vice President, Richard Smith, Treasurer, J. C. Partridge, Secretary, John H. Bryan, Attorney, J. Hersman, General Agent, S. W. Whiting, 5 Richard Smith, Executive Committee. John Primrose, ) All communications in reference to insurance should lie addressed to the Secretary, post paid. J. C. PARTRIDGE, Sec'y. Raleigh, Sept 13, 1851. 0 NORTH CAROLINA Mutual Life Insurance Company office: RALEIGH, sr. 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 arc insured for a term of one to five years for fls their value. OFFICERS. Dr. Chas. E. Johnson, President, Wm. D. Haywood, Vice President, James F. Jordan, Secretary, , Win. H. Jones, Treasurer, Perrin Busbce, Attorney, Dr. Wm. H. McKee, Examining Physician. J. Hersman, General Agent. All losses are paid within 90 days after satisfactory proof is presented. Blanks and Pamphlets, showing the plan of operation sf the Company, may be had on application at the Of fice, or any of the Agencies. All letters on business ihoald be addressed to JAMES F. JORDAN, Secretary. April 28, 1850. 51 Important to MILKERS & MILL, OWNERS! a "er3'Sned would respectfully inlorm those -H- 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. Theonly Machineof the kind that has stood theand given satisfaction to the public. It has surplan'ed every 5mut Machine yet offered in the State, more or less of which has been taken down to make room lor it. The pubiic need Tear 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 Iwirperfarinance. It not only thoroughlv cleanse he Wheat of smut, but also purifies it of all other substances, ihvrn0 Perfection- I takes up but 4 feet square m ine Mill, and requires but little power. It is warranted wSTeyearjagainatbrialtingor wearing oat, and also "retain its cleaning qualities for that time, inn n?,e are number of these Machines through which , ",UU8 bushels ot Wheat have been cleaned, and they uave never been out of order one day. l here was awarded to it the Premium at the Maryland pLirr 'r'anl Premium with a Silver Medal, at the i n Maryland Institute, at Baltimore, last Fall. . dre??lhe Subscriber at South Lowell Mills. Orange county, N C. Jo. A. McYlANNEN. December 21, 1S5U. 15 tf. New American Novel, THE MOTHER IN LAW by Miss E w.ft. J',t Sou,hwor,n Author of "Th p! .K'"bution," " Shannondale ." &c mma D. E. The Deserted &c her it.r volume has won golden opinions in widHljr popular. l he present tale is destined to h It is told with dramatic interest. teceived and tr sale by W L. POMEROY, Rai: u Successor to Poineroy &, O'Neal. Jwieigh, May 23, 1851. . 5S "DY PROF. AowiH.,... ' atlcs'' Translated from the French of voinie. SUPPLY OP CL.OTHIXG. tt . B- 1j. Harding, & Co." and FROpitq ?' Gras aA Brown Linen 8acks, K8, White and Buff Marsciles VESTS, TABBrrff cI7I 'ng wit ho nil k rowder,and Crain'sSoap for wash tof taWrinl I biind warranted to take the stains nd and for l. h0d NaPn' A fresh supply just Jo SMITHFIELD ACADEMY. THE Second Session of this Preparatory School will commence on the 1st Monday in October next, under the Superintendence of Mr. William. Cakhol, a Gradu ate of a University of Pennsylvania, who comes recom mended by Dr. Wm. A. Smith, President of Randolph Macon College. The Trustees now flatter themselves, that the School is permanently established, and hope since tbey 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 lst 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 S months : Reiding, Writing and Spelling, $ 6 00 Geography, Grammar and Arithmetic, 10 00 Higher Branches and Mathematics, 12 00 Greek and Latin, 18 00 xjuaru can De outameu lor trom lour to six dollars per montn. jjy order of the Trustees, H. J. BELL, Sec'v. Smithfield, August 25, 1851. 882 tf. The Subscriber has for Sale Xiow, CHINE Fig'd.and plain changeable silks, Black Groe De Rhine. Silk and Bl'k Alpaca, Silk and cotton Trimmings, Hyacinth and other silk Buttons, Bonnet. Cap, Neck. Belt and Taffety Ribbons, French, Cambric and other Linen Cambric Handk'fs., While, Black, and col'd Kid Glove9, sewing silk, Jaconettand Swiss Edgings and Inserlings, spool cotton White and Bl'k silk and cotton Hose, a great variety. Brown and Whit" hose, Merino hose, Jacnnett, cnmbiic, checked and nlaiu Swiss Mnslin. Cambric, Dimity and paper cambrics, Brown and White noi lami, 100 pieces Calico, various prices, 100 pieces Bleached and Brown sheet ingand shirtings, Kentucky Jeans, coltonades and Bed Ticking, Apron check, brown and bleached Jeans White Granite and other Crockery, a great variety, Loaf, crushed, clarified and Brown Sugar, Old Java, Lagnira and Rio CofP-e, English Mustard, Summer and other Hats. Collin's Axes, Expected soon, by the R.& G Rail Road a general as sortment ot Haidware and Cutlery. Call arid examine mv stock, J. BROWN, No. 9, Fayetteviile St. Raleigh. April 22, 1851. 49 XOTICE. THE Subscriber, as successor to Cooke and Buffaloe in the Livery business, will continue its oppcrations in all its branches at his Stable on ilimngton Street, and solicits the patronage of his old friends and the public generally. 11 is prices must be arranged agreeably to the prices of produce and labour, and will be from and alter the 1st day oi February next, as follows, Pairs of horses per month IS 00 Single do do 10 00 do do week 3 50 do do day 75 Quarterly settlements will be required in all in stances, ar.il persons having horses now in my care are requested to take them away immediately, ifunwillng to comply with all the above conditions. JERE. NIXON. January 23, 1851 24 FARMING IMPLEMENTS. I HAVE just received from th a Man ufacturers a large lot of Plows of vari 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 IMnLLlAMS Traveller's and Tourist's Guide through the United States, Canada, Sec. This book will tie 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 bv 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 Walnut 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 JOHN C. PALMER'S DAGUEKRIAN 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 Ramsay's Jewelry Store. Raleigh Nov. 25, 1850- 8 tf. Willis' New Work. HURRY-GRAPHS, or Sketches of Scenery, Celeb rities, and Society, taken from life by N. Parker Willis. " Filled to the br'm 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 J have met," &c, &e, Just received and for sale by W. L. POMEROY. Raleigh, June 11. 1851. 63- For Sale at the NORTH CAROLINA BOOK. STORE, A DIGESTED MANUAL of the Acts of the Gen eral Assembly of North Carolina, from the year 1838 to the ycai 1846, inclusive, omitting all the Acts of a private and local nature, and such as were tempor ary, and whose operation has ceaseed to exist. BY JAMES IREDELL Price $1 50. H. D. TURNER. Raleigh, 8ept., 2851. 88 ALEXANDER MACRAE, JR., IMPORTER OF CrfliYA, GLASS, AND EARTHERN WARE, Aud Wholesale & Retail Dealer lu all kinds ot FARMING IMPLEMENTS, South Side of Market St. Wilmington, N. C. Wilmington, Nov. 27, 1850. 8 mHE Baptist Psalmody, a Selection of X Hyms. By Basil Manly, D. D., and B. Manlv, Jr., University of Alabama. Published by the southern Baptist Publication Society, Charleston, 8. C, 1851. Harpers' Magazine for Septemer. ' Also, a few copies of the International Magazine. By Stringer & Townsend, N. Y. Just received by W. L. POMEROY. Raleigh, September 10th, 1S501. 89 v ROBINSON'S SHOES. EADIES' Kid and Goat Buskins; , " ' Goat welt Boots; , . ' '. . .. .. , . Misses and Children's Goat welt Boots., , Just aeceived by EVANS &- COOKE Angust 27, 1851. ' ' ' . ." 86 SHIRTS ! SHIRTS 2 , TjADDED Yoke Seam Shirs-j-a few dozen just ro- ceivea, nne quality. c,. i. HARt)ING,. &t Ct. Raleigh, July 26th, 1851, 77 Third Annual Fair of the SOUTH CAROLINA INSTITUTE. THE Third Annual Fair of the Sonth 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 all other Agricultural Products, is solicited, for which suita ble 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 Taols 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 (jrold Medal or Premium of $50. For the best Sea Island Cotton Gin, on some new prin ciple, superior to that now in general use ; or for 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 MedtI. For the best model Steam Fire Engine A Gold Med al. A large and commodious building has been selected for the exhibition, ana every care will be paid to the re ception and care of articles sent to the Fair. AH 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, Watches, Ac. 3,1 lever Wachcs. 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 Brushes, Money Purses and Pocket Books, Tea Setts of Waiters, Table Knives and Setts, Revolving Pistols, best quality, Chinese Fans and Boquet Holders. Walking Canes, &c, &c. The above goods have just been purchased North and we think excel any previous stock in Beauty and Fash ion. We are better prepared to repair all kinds of Watches and Jewelry, having purchased Tools and Ma terials for doing every thing in our line. PALMER & KAMSAY. Raleigh, June 11. 1851. ' 62 FRESH DRUGS, MEDICINES, &G. WILLIAMS, HAYWOOD, & CO., ARE now receiving large additions to their stock of Drills, Medicines, Chemicals, PAINTS, OILS, DYESTUFFS, TlVndow Glass, I'erfumery, Xe. &'c from the most reliable Houses in the Northern Cities, which have been purchased with an eye single to their pur.ty, and are offered for sale at such prices and on such terms as shall compare favorably with any house in the State. Physicians, Country Merchants, and Dealers gener ally, will do welt to give us a call before purchasing, feeling assuieil we spall not tail to please Doin 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 the day and night, by a competent person with neatness and despatch. We tender our most sincere thanks to the citizens of Raleigh and the surrounding country for the long and liberal patronage we have received, and trust by untir ing zeal and energy to please in the prosecution of our business, to merit its continuance. Raleigh, April 28. 1851. 49 JUST PUBLISHED. A New Digested ITIannal 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 Iredell. Price $3. Persons at a distance desiring the work, can have it transmitted to them by mail, free of postage, upon tbetr inclosing the price to the subscriber. O. H. PERRY, Agent for the Proprietor. Raleigh. Sept. 3, 1851; 87 lm. OTr.jTIauoii's American Gardener. ADAPTED to the climates and seasons of the Unit cd States; Containing a complete account of all the work necessary to be done in the Kitchen Garden, Pleasure Ground, Fruit Garden, Orchard, Vineyard, , Nursery, For every, month in the Flower Garden, Green House, Hot House, and Forcing Frames, year, ninth edition, greatly improved. This is an invaluable vork to all who wish to obtain any information on the subject of Gardening in all its various branches. Also, the Ladies Flower Garden Di rectory by Downing. For sale at TURNER'S, N, C. Book Stoore. Raleigh, March 20, 1851. 40 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. 9 Fayetteviile S Raleigh, April 28, 1851. 51 E. Is. HARDING, & Co. DEALERS IN GENTLEMEN'S CLOTHING, Ready Made, of the First Quality. - Also, a complete assortment of GEIT'S. DRESS GOODS, Telezraph' Bulldinsr, ' - ' ' Fajettevllle St. HALEIGH, N. C, x, i ARDIXC, Raleigh, July A. 1. SCOTT & Co. 77 30, 1851. t Juitiyeceirwi. ' . , i - "t&1i. : Refined Brown Sugar. J. .BROWN. " ; No. 9, Fayetteviile St. 1 SPLENDID NEW GOODS FOR THE FALL OF 1851. THE Undersigned has just received, from New York, a part of his Fall supply of New and Fashionable Dry Goods, to which he would respectfully invite the attention ot purchasers, comprising the following, to wit : Blue, Black, Brown and Green French Merinoes, Blue, Black, Green and Mulberry Cashmeres, Chine, Blue, and Figured Delaines, Blue, Black, and Fancy Colored Alpaccas, A large Lot of Calicoes and London Chintz, Jaconet, Swiss, and Plaid Muslins, Cotton Cambrics, and Fine Shirtings. Figured and Changeable Silks and Satins, Turk Satin and Brilliantines, Changeable Poplins and Alpaccas, Bonnet, Belt, and Taffita Ribbons, Ladies' White and Colored Hose, Coats' and Lea's Spool Cotton, Irish Linen, and Linen Hand'b'fs. Black and Fancy Silk Neck, and Pocket Hand'k'fs, Jenny Lind and Grass Stiirts, Suspenders Whale Bone, 12-4 Bleached Sheeting and Ticking, White and Red Flannels, Furniture and Apron Checks, Black aud Colored Tweeds Cloth. Coburg and Kentucky Jeans, Jenny Lind Cassimeres, Plaid and Point Blankets, Silk Fringes ol all Colors, f?3lack and Colored Silk Laces, Kid, Silk, and Lisle Gloves, Fancy Buttons, and Velvet Trimmines. Paper Cambrick, and Holland Muslin Collars and - Capes, Thread Laces, Inserlings and Edgings, Rich additional Supplies, ot all the "attractive Styles and newest Fashions to be found in the Northern Mar kets, daily expected ; tosrether with a complete assort mem oi nais, onoes, anu uonoeis. . ..- v.' T. A. MITCHELL. Raleigh, Sept. 13, 1851. 90 LATEST ARRIVALS. Fall and Winter floods, 18.71. Just Received, FRENCH worked Collars, at 30 cts. and upwards, Lace Capes, Thread Edging and Inserting, Bobbin Edging and Inserting, Lisle Edging and Laces Jaconet and Swiss Inserting and Ldgings, Ladies Kid Gloves and Linen Cambric Hdkfs. Shell, Tuck and Side Combs, Black Silk Lace for Trimming. ALSO, i Plain French Merinoes, various colors, Printed Cashmere and Englsh Merinoes, Plain and Printed Muslin De Lane, Dotted Swiss Muslin and Cambric Dimity, . Neck, Belt, Bonnet and Cap Ribbons, White and Black Silk and Cotton Hose, Brocade Colored Silk, Black Gros De Rhino Silk. Dail7 expected, a general assortment of Staple Dry Goods, Hats, Shoes, Hardware and Cutlery, Groceries and Crockery. Uought on the best terms, and will bo old low for cash, or to prompt customers on time. J. BROWN. No. 9, Fayettevillo St. Raleigh, September IGth, 1851. 91 "WHERE AT?" EVANS & COOKE'S, JVo. 29 Fayetleville Street, RALEIGH, N. C, Y 7"OU will find a beautiful assortment of staple and Jt ancr JLry uooas, Embracing every article usual Li 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 JUST TO HAND. O' NE half Pipe Cogniac Brandy, Dark, i " " " Pale, A Golden Sherry Wine, 4 Madeira Wine, 8 Cases Claret Wine, all of the purest quality, and selected for Medical purposes. 15,000 Superior Havanna Cigars, 14 dozen Congress Water, 12 " Seidlitz Powders, 12 Soda do. And a large supply of Essences, Spices, Cooking' Wine, Drugs, Paints, Medicines, Chemicals, Tobacco, and Perfumery, which I will sell very low. P. F. PESCUD, WaoLESALr. ash Retail Druggist. No. 16, Fayetleville St. Raleigh, N. C. August 20, 851 84 LADIES' DRESS GOODS. BROCADE, Chamelion, and Satin De Chine Silks; Plain and Black Silks ; Brocade spun Silks ; French DeLnines and Cashmeres ; " and English Merinoes; A large lot of DeLnines and Chamclions ; Alpaccas from 17J cents per yard up ; ALSO, Emb'd L. C. Hdkfs. ; French worked Collars and Cuffs ; Ribbons, Silk and Kid Gloves, Black Silk Lace, Velvet Scarfs, Trimmings for Ladies Dresses, Gents. Sup. Cravats, black and colored. , Just received by EVANS & COOKE. August 30, 1851. 86 A Xew Law Dictionary AND Glossary containing Definitions of th princi pal terms of the Common and Civil Law together with translations arid explanations of the various techni cal phrases ; embracing also all the piincipal Common and Civil Law maxims. Adapted to the jurisprudence of the United States, by Alexander Burrill, Counsellor at Law. 2 vols. 8vo. $3. Also, Adams' Equity, $2 50 ; Storry's wurks on Law; Chitty's works on Law. For sale at the lowest prices, W- L. POMEROY, (Late Pomekov & O'Neal.) W. L. P. will rpceive subscriptions lor the new series of Lnglish Reports in . Law and Equity, now publishing in parts by Messrs. Little & Brown. 1'iicc &I per. No. ; $10 pery.jar : 13 Nos. bound iu six, $2 per vol. Raleigh, May 26. 69 THE Fruit, Flower, and Kitchen Garden, by Patrick 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 managing the roots of Grape Vines, by Clement Hoare. For sale by H. D. TURNER, N. C. Bookstore Juno 25, 1851. , . cigsa its, 1 cicj a its. ; ' rWlHOSE Cigars have arrived, and old and cbmpe JeL tent connoisseurs, have pronounced them the most superior cigars which have been brought here for sale, for many years. They consist ol old Regalia, Principe, cheroots, London sie havanna, and German of various brands. ; - . : P. F- PESCUD. 51 hive 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. FP April 22, 1851. 49' T. B. FENTRESS, MERCHANT TAILOR; No. 15. Fayetteviile Street, Raleigh. 1; THE undersigned intends visiting New York in the course of a few days, for the purpose of select ing 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 UEADY-MADE CLOTHING manufactured in his own Establishment, which cannot fail to please, and which he will dispose of on the most favorable ti;rms. During the absence of the undersigned his business will he conducted by his Foreman, Mr. Bourbos 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 as 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 he supplied. T. R. FENTRESS." September 8, 1851. 89 -It. A CARD. THE Subscriber respectfully informs his friends of Oxford and its vicinity, and former patrons of Raleigh, 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 secuie for the Establishment in i 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 Home with a call, as great bargains as can be had in the State. He would rctu.n his sincere thanks to his old friends and customers in Oxford for the liberal encouragement bestowed on him 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, and Spirit of the Age, will each insert three times. MILTON FACTORY AND MILLS. J. O. Barrett & X. t RTewsom, Having purchased Mr. Thomas W. Holden's ISSt f.l.raot in In Miltrtn C.nitrkn PiiHnrv an1 f ilia Lands, Tenements, and debts due the Firm of Barrett, Newaom and Ho! Jen, will continue tho Manufac turing and Milling business. TLey are now putting in operation a set of Woolen Machinery, for the purpose of manufacturing and will also have two good CARDING MACHINES in order the ensuing season, which will not only afford a 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. BARKBTT & NEWSOM. Milton, March 25, 1 85 1 . 4 1 tf. Baltimore Piano Manufactory. Important Improvement. ELASTIC UNIVERSAL TOUCH. WISE & BROTHER, Manufacturers of Boudoir, Square and Grand Pianos, request those wanting a first rate Instrument one that Ladic's can perform on with the greatest possible advantage, that is cnaste of style, of superlative touch and tone, that will stand in concert tunc, and last a life time, to call and see for themselves a sample Instrument at the Agent's ofllce 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. 5:ee the manufacturer's circulars, which may be obtained of the Agent. Ail In struments warranted five years. J. J. WISE &. BRO. Dr. W. R. SCOTT, Agent. Raleigh, Jan. II, 1850. 20 6m. Humorous American Works, With Illustrations by Darley, Price 50 cents. POLLx Pealuossom s Wedding, Wild Western Scenes, Simon Suggs, Chronicles of Pinevillc, Drama at Poherville, 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 ( Successor to Pomeroy & O'Neal,) No. 1G, Pay. Street, opposite Pott Office. Raleigh, N. C. H AS on hand alare and valuable collection of The ological, Law, Medical, Scientific, Agricultural, Miscellaneous and School Books Blank Books and Stationery of all kinds. Prices very low. Call and Examine. OrJcrs filled with despatch. Raleigh, May 24, 1851. 58 NEW BOOK. HE American Miller and Millwright's Assistant, by Win. C. Hushes. Illustrated with cuts of Ma- binery.&c. in 1 vol. 12 mo. SI. Just received and for sale by W. L. POMEROY. Raleigh, June 20, 1851. 66 SHOES. LADIES Black LaHting half Gaitars, ' do. Bronze Moroco ' do ' Black Kid and Bronze Slippers, . Goat, Moroco, and Kid Walking Shoes, Misses' Shoes, children's do. HEAUTT & LITCIIFORD. Raleigh, April 12, 1851. 4C Mohr Redivoomi Procter's Pharmacy PRACTICAL Pharmacy the Arrangement, Appa ratus and Maninilaitons of the Pharinacetical shop nd Laboratory; bv Francis Mohr, Ph. D. .and Theoph- lus Redwood ; Edited with extensive additions, bv William Procter, Jr . Professor of Pharmacy in the Phi ladelphia college of Pharmacy ; Illustrated by 500 En gravings on wood. For sale by HENRY D. TURNER. Raleigh, April 25, 1851. 50-- Somerville says : In mind corapos'd he sucks, thiclt curling clouds Of smoke around his reeking temples play, Joyous he sits, and, impotent of thought, , Puffs away care and sorrow from his heart. BUT come hers have a sat in this matter, and I will recommend that white the puffing is going on, I may be allowed to suggest that I have now on hand more than 300,000 Cigars ol various, brands, and some .ol them erv fine : so let aJt (base who delight ina glorious old Cigar, call in and supply themselves with a box or more - bAJI li. M. MAKKS, Fetersborg.i July 24, 1851. 80 Sa NEW FALL 4 WINTER GOOES, Just arrived and Daily arriving. W. II. & 11. S. TUCKER. " ESPECTFULLY announce to the public, that 1 manv of the most desirable articles' embraced in their large and extensive assortment of Fall and Winter Goods, selected with rare, by one of the firm, in the best Northern markets, have been already Teceived at.d opened; ethers are daily arriving, and they flatttf themselves they will be prepared to meet the demai d1 for goods of every description, on as good terms as they can be sold in this market. Thankful for, and encour aged by the very liberal patronage bestowed upon them since their connection in business, they have ventured to lay in a very heavy stock, to which they invite the attention of purchasers, hoping their efforts to accom modate will not fail to please. The attention ot the Ladies is respectfully invited to the following desirable Dress Goods r Super Brocadeand Chamelion Silks, Blue, Bl'k and White Watored Do., Bl'k Gro De Rhine and Italian Do., Solid and Fancy Lute String Do r Brocade Poult De Soi, ; .. Cashmere De Ecosse, Fig'd Brilliantes, Lupins' French Merinos,- 1 English and German Do.,' Solid Paramettas, Rich Fig'd Paris De Lainos,- Plain and Fancy Poplins, Bl'k Silk Laces, Deep Silk Fringes,- Paris Kid Gloves, Buttons and Trimmings, . Scolloped Embr'd Hank'fs, Swiss, Jarkonet, and Tarltan Muslins, ' Chemisetts, Collars, Undersleeves and Cufftv Muslin Bands, Edgings and Inserting, &.C., Sec'. W. H. Sc R. S. TUCKER. Raleigh, September 3, 1851. 87 W. II. & R. S. TUCKER, Partners and Successors to K. TUCKER & SON,. , . 6 Sf 8' Fayetteviile street, Raleigh. FASHIONABLE HAT EMPORIUM. AT this Establishment will be round, at all times, one' of the best assortments of FINE GOODS- in the' City. The Stock is entirely new. and is comprised of Fashicuable Moleskin aud Beaver Hats, of the manufacture of N. F. Warburton.and N.H. Beebe & Co. IFJ.VS FEZiT, Sl'ORTT.-W, BRVSMT, .ii o i.i, ,Mmjf SE.ar, n R.i ii ti.tri. Arm', Navy, Ariel, Riding, Travelling, Dress, and Opera Caps. . ' ,r The utmost efforts will be exerted to maintain for the' Merchandise of this Establishment the rank of superi ority and lelative cheapness which has hitherto com mended it to the approval and prefereneo of gentlemen of taste. 87-- P. F. PESCUD, Wlwlcsale and Retail Mtruggfst, jjlaxexgec, -nr. e. FIE haa in Store fy. Spring stock of and is now receiving his English, Mediterranean anil American Drugs, JtrjJDIC'I.VfJS .Ind FEXtFUJtlEnV. Also, Paints, Oils, Window Glass, &o. &c. Which were selected by himself of the Importers and; manufacturers, in the Northern cities, and purchased almost exclusively lor cash. From hie increased facili ties 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 ot freight.'.' Physicians and country merchants wonld consult their interest by giving his stock and piices an examination, feeling confident that he can please all who patronize' his establishment. K7, -. Terms Six months creditor six percent, deducted for cash, on orders amounting to $50 and upwards. All acconnts must be pa:d, or closed by note the 1st of every year. P. F- PESCUD. Raleigh, April 19, 1S51. 49 Xexv Confectionary & Grocery Store. .1 Itoora below the Post Office. "ITTM. GRIFFICE, & CO. have opened a Confec- f tionary and Grocery Store, in Raleigh, 3 doors below the Post Office, where they have on hand, and will sell on reasonable terms the following articles G33.Ge3S.X33S. Sugar and Coffee, Do. St. Croix, Candles and So:ip, Black and Imp. Ten, Salcratus and Snuff. Crushed Sugar, : Havana ' do.. ; Pepper and Spice, Copperas and Ginger Brooms, dee. occ. Myers' Best Chewing Tobacco . Confcctioiiaries. Best Segars, Dolls, Accordtans, ' Fancy Candies, Ckron, Almonds, Filberts, Water Crackers, Butter and Soda, do Prunes, Cocoa Nnts, English Walnuts, Palm Nuts, Figs and Raistns, 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 the 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 t- BOOKS! BOOKS! BOOKS t Henry-D. Turner, . Publisher. Bookseller and Stationer No. 1, FATETTEVltLE 8t. RaLXICB, N. C. AS alwaj-3 on hand a large and general collenctio Law, Medical, Theological, Classical, Voyages, Travels,. Novels and Miscellaneous Books. Also, a very extensive assortment of School Books, &e., Blank Books, Ledgers, Journals, Day Books Pass Books, Bank Books, Record Books, -Blank Check Books, and any other kind that may be wanted 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 viJuals. And every article in his line sold at the lowest piices for cash or approved credit, cither at wholesale or ctail. All new works received as soon. as published', . . : 1 Raleigh, August 27, 1850. - ... :.,-.830 r. JIUSTER ROLLS T Of the Soldiers of the War of 191. DETACHED from the Militia of North Carolina in 1812 and 1814: Published, in pursuance of the resolutions of the General .Assembly. or" Jn 28, 1851,' under the direction of the Adjutant-General. ' i Copies can be sent, bv mail. Postage must be pre paid. - Price of BooV SU'i postage live cents; Book and postage ?! 05. pjly Raleigh, August SO - . 3 : . 86. HURRAH FOR If OKTH CAROEIIf A ! Home Industry must Succeed ! r. Iran now prepared to manufacture DOOR LOCfeS with mineral Knobs, for 65 cents a piece, warrant ed ; also, LOCKS op I to $ ISO. ; i ;r! fiUaf.: Also, MACHINERY made fodder ; and file-cutting, new and oldV Old filet mode a good a ntto. . .. JOSEPH WOLTERING. Raleigh. Sept. 13th 1851. 90- ly.