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PUBLISHED WEDNESDAY AND SATURDAY MORNINGS. WEEKLY, $ 2 PER ANNUM VOL. I. RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA, WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 8, 1851. NO. 9 7 THE NORTH CAROLINA STANDARD ,S pl'BtlSHBD VII11T iTB SIMI-WIIKLT, BT WILLIAM W. IIOLDEN, EDITOR AND PROPRIETOR. r iMS of the Whku. Two dollars per annuin w.nce or within the first month , Two dollars and ! Int. if payment be delayed six months; and Three fifty cents, h Py inntha from the time of ll tr subscribing. n- OF THE Skxi-Wkbklt. Four dollars per o.lvinre. or within the first month; Four a'Xs'anJ fifty cents, if payment be delayed si, .months ; inJ Five Dollars, it not paiu vuuiu "me of subscribing. ;.:,,, ..iKPa to I he aDOVe lUica - exts not exceeding fourteen lines will Advebtisem inserted one time lor one uouur, ana iwenijr-mt nU for each subsequent insertion -, i t! in proportion. Court orders and Judidicial Ad dsements will be charged 25 per cent higher than the 1 -e r ite A reasonable reduction will be made to Tht-e who aJvertise by the year. Advertisements inser t"j in the Semi-Weekly Standard, will also appear in he Weekly Paper, free of charge. iulsobers, and others, who may wish to send money to the Editor, can do so at all times, by Mail and at hia ik Receipts for all sums will be promptly transmitted. ' Letters to the Editor must come free of postage. MUTUAL INSURANCE C03IPAXY, RALEIGH, C. THIS Company has been in successful more than five years, and continues operation for to take risks Iinore wan uc - t .. i f nrnnprlv in thi State t exceDt steam Mills and Turpentine Distilleries,) upon favorable terms. Its Policies now cover property amounting to $4,500 000 a larje portion of which is in country risks ; and .: - Jresent capital is nearly Six H undred Thousand Dol- !' in bonds properly secured. i Th. averaae ve cost oi insurance uuuu mc pa , n .r hfi been less than one third ot one per cent ni.riuiuui, on all grades of property embraced in its ope- , i "Til''followins persons have been elected Directors aaJ OiHcers of this Company for the present year : Directors : Dr. Jo.uah O. Watson, Jos. G. B. Roulhac, Richard 'nith John Primrose, Henry D. Turner, S. W. Whit i'i't T H. Selbv, of Raleigh ; Geo. McNeill, Fayette vifl'e, Joshua G". Wright, Wilmington, Jas. E. Hoyt iraliinjton, James Sloan, Greensborough, John Cox, EJeaton, Joshua Boner, Salem, Joseph H. Pool, t.i: u.k r;t.- Mirhael Brown. Salisbury, Alexander '.Ii'taell, -ewuern, h.h. . H. B. Williams, Charlotte, John B. Barrett, Milton, and A. T. Summy, Asheville. All Directors are authorized to receive applications. Officers of the Company: Josiah O. Watson, President, J. G. B. Roulhac, Vice President, Richard Smith, Treasurer, J. C. Partridge, Secretary, Ja'aa II. Bryan, Attorney, J. Hsrsman, General Agent. S. W. Whiting, i Richard Smith, Executive Committee. John Primrose, J All communications in reference to insurance should I e iJJreiscd to the Secretary, post paid. J. C. PARTRIDGE, Sec'y. Raleigh, Sept 13. 1851. SO NORTH CAROLINA Mutual Life Insurance Company OFFICE RALEIGH, N. C. THIS Company continues to insure the lives of all j lica'.thy White persons and Slaves. I The greatest risk taken on a single life is $5000. Slaves are insured for a term of one to five years for i f is their value. ; OFFICERS. Dr. Ch.ii. E. Johnson, President, Wra. D. Haywood, Vice President, James F. JorJan, Secretary, Win. H. Jones, Treasurer, j Perrin Busbee, Attorney, ; Dr. Win. H. McKee, Examining Physician. i J. Hersinan, General Agent. j All losses are paid within 90 days after satisfactory , proof is presented. I Blanks and Pamphlets, showing the plan of operation ; sf the Company, may be had on application at the Of- ' See, or any of the Agencies. All letters on business should be addressed to JAMES F. JORDAN, j Secrelaru. April 28, 1S50. Important to MILLERS & MIL.L. OWNERS! lHE Undersigned would respectfully inform those imaged in the Milling Business in IN. C, that he keeps constantly on hand, and will supply at the shortest ""bee, that almost invaluable article YOLWC'S IMPROVED PATENT SMUT AND SCREENING MACHINE. The only Machine of the kind that has stood the test and given Sdhsfaction to the public. It has surplan'ed every Smut Machine yet offered in the State, more ot less of which has been taken down to make room lor it. The pua;ic need Tear no imposition, as there are now some 280 Machines running in N C; and I wish to oflVr no other references than the gentlemen who are using them, whose expectations have been more than realized in 'tarperformaace. It not only thoroughly cleanses the l '"of smut, but also purifios it of all other substances, ? V Per,ect,on 11 takes up but 4 feet square in ne Hill, and requires but little power. It is warranted or live years against breaking or wearing out, and also 0 'iu its cleaning qualities for that time, inn nn'n are numher of these Machines through which iuu,uoo bushels ol Wheat have been cleaned, and they "aye never been out of order one day. , , I? was awarded to it the Premium at the Maryland J'ite Fair, and a Premium with a Silver Medal, at the A w Maryland Institute, at Baltimore, last Fall. adressthe Subscriber at South Lowell Mills,Orange ii. u. JNO. A. December 21, 1S50. Mc.VlANNEN. 15 tf. Sew American Novel, I n lV0THER IN LA W by Miss Emma D. E. v7r'., "'".son'hworth, Author of "The Deserted Retribution, Shannondale," &c.' u ... mis volume nas won goiuen opinions in er literary career. The present tale is destined to be , ' PPular, It is told with dramatic interest. Just received and for sale by W L. POME ROY, n i , . Successor to Pomeroy it O'Neal. lwh. May 23,1851. 58- TVLPr- W- M- GILLESPIE. The Philosophy ine All hn. f l: , . .. AT-,... cni!,tics, Translated from the French of uSustu n The Gold Receiwi'.L- e we live in aNovel. HahiJi r hl,8day"y HENRY D. TURNER, u'eign, Juiy 10th) 1851 72 NEV SUPPLY OF CLOTHING Hav . E L. Harding, & Co. lackVLi!lriCfi!!.d new lot of ursnm. .. and PRnn?? ' Grass and Brown Linen Sacks, White and Buff Marseiles VESTS. Jnl. oc ,l?ncyCass. PANTS, &c. ' 77- J -t tool. 13 in s..aP. Powderand Crain'sSoap for wash oftabl T ; latJor,,a warranted to take the stains hndanrT":"enn1 Napkin.. A fresh supply just to P. F. PESUUD. . ' 82 w . , , l0aj SMITHFIELD ACADEMY. THE Second Session of this Preparatory School will commence on the 1st Monday in October next, under the Superintendence of Mr. William Ciikol, 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 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 iu the eastern half of the State. Tuitien per Session of 5 months : Reiding, Writing and Spelling, $ 6 Geography, Grammar and Arithmetic, 10 Higher Branches and Mathematics, 12 Greek and Latin, 18 00 CO 00 00 Board can be obtained for from four to six dollars month. Bv order of the Trustees. per H. J. BELL, Sec'v. Smithfield, August 25, 1851. 882 tf. The Subscriber has for Sale "Low, HINE Fig'd, and plain changeable silks, vytsi; lack Groe De Rhine. Silk and Bi'k Alpaca, Silk and cotton Trimmings, Hyacinth and other silk .Buttons, Bonnet. Cap, Neck. Belt and Taffety Ribbons, French, Cambric and other L:;icn Cambric Handk'fs., While, Black, and col'd Kid Gloves, sewing silk, Jaconett and Swiss Edgings and Inserlings, spool cotton, White an J Bl'k silk and cotton Hose, a great variety. j Brown and Whit hos. Merino hose. .ncuiieii, chiiidiic, cnecKea ana plant Swiss Jlusiin, f,u-;,. r;.:... i i r , ,.. Holland, 100 pieces Calico, various prices. 100 pieces Bleached and Brown sheetingand shirtings, Kentucky Jeans, cottonades and Bed Ticking, Aron check, brown and bleached Jeans y .v. hj, viw.cij , a giem ancij, "- -i"iiru, ciannea ana nrown ougar, , java, iaguira ana Kio Uonve, English Mustaid, j Summer and other Hats. Collin's Axes, ! Expected soon, by the R. & G. Rail Road a general as- suiiuicm ui naraware anu uuttery. Call and examine my stock, J. BROWN, No. 9, Fayetteville St. Raleigh. April 22, 1851. 49 XOTICE. THE Subscriber; as successor to Cooke and fTaloe in the Livery business, will continue opperations in all its branches at his Stable Imington Street, and solicits the patronage of his old friends and the public generally. His prices must be arranged agreeably to the prices of produce and laoour, ana win De irom ana alter ine 1st day of Febiuary 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, 2i:d persons having horses now in m v care are j requested to take them away immediately, ifunwillng lo comply wiinau lue aoove conamons. JERE. NIXON. January 23, 1S51 24 FARMING IMPLEMENTS. I HAVE just received from the Man ufacturers a large lot ot Flows ol vari ous patterns. Cultivators, Corn Shel ters, tiav 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, 1S50. 848 WILLIAMS' Traveller's and Tourist's Guide through the United States, Canada, &.c. This bonk will be found replete with information, not only to the traveller, but likewise to the man ot 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. O. 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. Tkos. Meredith and others, will be sold on reason able terms. For further information apply to M. A. BLEDSOE. Raleigh, August 21. 1850. 829 JO UN C. PALMER'S DAGUCRRIAN G.4LLEIJY. IN his finely furnished Room warrants the Likenesses perfect, and to please. His reputation is so well known j in North Carolina, it is useless to say more. Call at Pal mer and Ramsay g Jewelry Store. Raleigh Nov. 25, 1850- 8 tf. Willis' Sew Work. HURRY-GRAPHS, or Sketches of Scenery, Celeb rities, and Society, taken from life by N. Parker Willis. " Filled to the brim with f-raphic 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 fiil 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- For Sale at the NORTH CAROLINA BOOK. STOKE, A DIGESTED MANUAL of the Acts of the Gen eral Assembly of North Carolina, from the year 1838 to the year 1846, inclusive, omitting all the Acts of a private and local nature, and such as were tempor ary, and whose operation has ceasecd to exist. BY JAMES IREDELL Price $1 50. H. D. TURNER. Raleigh, Sept., 2851. 88 ALEXANDER MACRAE, JR., IMPORTER OP CfflXA, GLASS, AND EARTHERN WARE, And Wholesale & Retail Dealer In all kinds ot FARMING IMPLEMENTS, South Side of Market St. Wilmington, N. C. Wilmington, Nov. 27, 1850. 8 ri"1IIE Bamist Psalmodr. a Selection of 1 Hyms. By Basil Manly, D. D., and B. Manly, Jr., University of Alabama. Published by the Southern Baptist Publication Society, Charleston, S. C, 1851. Harpers' Magazine for Septemer. Also, a few copies of the International Magazine. By Stringer & Townscnd, N. Y. Just received by W. L. POMEROY. Raleigh. September 10th, 1850 1. 89 ROBINSON'S SHOES. LADIES' Kid and Goat Buskins ; " Goat welt Boots; -Misses' and Children's Goat welt Boots. Just aeceived by , EVANS & COOKE August 27, 1851. 86 J. MIXES Jk SON'S Imitation Stitched Calf Boots. ..Just received at . EVANS &. COOKE'S. Angust 30, 1851. . ' , r 86 Third 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 Moxdat, 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 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 Gold 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 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 Medul. 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 the 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, Watches, Ac. O DOZEN gold lever Waihes, from 40 to $ ISO 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, j Plated Spectacle Cases and Napkin Rings, 6 dozen silver spectacles: sorine steel and plated do. 26 doz. 6ilvcr Spons, Lid les, 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, i 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. j The above goods have just been purchased North and ! iv. 1 1 1 i . i L- artil nnw nrai'imiB ctvrlr i 1 Rnunlv flllll I- VI h ' 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. i PALMER & RAMSAY. j Kaleigh, June 11. 1851. 02 , FRESH DRUGS, MEDICINES, WILLIAMS, HAYWOOD, & CO., j ARE now receiving large additions lo i their stock of I Drugs Medicines, Chemicals, PAINTS, OILS, DYKSTUl'I-S, j Window filase, rerfumery, AY, A'c ' from the most reliable Houses in the Northern Cilies, which have been purchased with an eye single to their . pur. ty, and are otlered for sale at such prices and on such terms as shall compare favorably with any house ; in the State. j Physicians, Country Merchants, and Dealers gener- j ally, will do well to give us a call before purchasing, ' feeling assured we srall not fail to please both in point I of price and quality. ' Orders promptly attended to, and particular attention given to packing and forwarding. j Family Medicines and Prescriptions compounded at all hours of the day and night, by a competent person j with neatness and despatch. j We tender our most sincere thanks to the citizens oi ; Raleigh and the surrounding country for the long and liberal patronage we have received, and trust by untir- j ing zeal and energy to please in tne prosecution ol our business, to merit its continuance. Raleigh, April 28. 1831. .49 JUST PUBLISHED. A New Digested Manual ot the Acts of the j General Assembly of North Carolina, from the I year 1838 to the year 1851 inclusive (omitting all private, ! local, and temporary acts,) with references to Judicial : decisions. By James Iredell. Price 3. j Persons at a distance desiring the work, can have it transmitted to them by mail, free: of postage, upon their inclosing the price to the subscriber. O. H. PERRY, Agent for the Proprietor. Raleigh. Sept. 3, 1851. 87 lin. OTeiTIa lion's American Gardener. ADAPTED to the climates and seasons of the Unit ed 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 iu the Flower Garden, Green House, Hot House, and Forcing Frames, year, ninth edition, greatly improved. This is an invaluable work 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 Cbcni Parasols, va rious colors Green and Black, Cotton and Silk Um brellas. Aleo, Chinese and other Fans. For sale by J. BROWN. No. 3, Fayetteville S Raleigh, April 23, 1851. 51 E. L. HARDING, & Co. DEALERS IN GENTLEMEN'S CLOTHING, Ready Made, of the First Quality. Also, a complete assortment of . JEST'S. DRESS GOODS, Telegraph. Building, Fayetteville St. , jiaLeigh, w. c. E. X. HARDTJTO, ' ' . . 8. St A. I. SCOTT & Co. Raleigh. July 30,' 1 85 1, 77 ,., : . .Just Received. : Hhhi Refined Brown Sugar. J. BROWN. ' - ' No. 9, Fayetteville St. 1 SPLENDID NEW GOODS JFOR THE JFAJLJL OJF 1851. THE Undersigned has just received, from New York, a part of his Fall supply of New and Fashionable Dry Goocis, to which he would respectfully invi'e 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, Hiid Fine Shirtines, 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'fcYs. Black and Fancy Silk Neck, an6 Porket Hand'k'fs, Jenny Lind and Grass Stints, Suspenders Whale Bone, 12-4 Bleached Sheeting and Ticking, White and Red Flannels, Furniture and Apron Checks, Black and Colored Tweeds Cloth. Coburg and Kentucky Jeans, Jenny Lind Gassimeres, Plaid and Point Blankets, Silk Fringes of all Color, Black and Colored Silk Laces, Kid, Silk, and Lisle Gloves, Fancy Buttons, and Velvet Trimmings, Paper .Cambrick, and Holland Muslin Collars and Capes, Thread Laces, Inserlings and Edings, Rich additional Supplies, nt ail the attractive Styles j and newest Fashions to be found in the Northern Mar kets, dally expected ; together with a complete assort ment of Hals, Shoes, and Bonnets. T. A. MITCHELL. Raligh, Sept. 13, 1S5I. 90 LATEST AKRIVALS. Fall niil Winter (.oods, 1S51. Just Received. IRENCH worked Collars, at 30 cts. and upwards, Lace Capes, Thread Edging and Inserting, ! Bobbin Edging and Inserting, Lisle Edging and Laces Ja onet and Swiss Inserting and Edgings, j Ladies Kid Gloves and Linen Cumbric Hdkfs. Shell, Tuck and Side Combs, Black Silk Lace fur Trimming. ALSO, j Plain French Merinoes, various colors, ! Printed Cashmere and Englsh Merinoes, l Plain and Printed Muslin De Lane, i 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. j Dailf expected, a general assortment of Staple Dry ; Goods, Hats, Shoes, Hardware and Cutlery, Groceries and Crockery. Bought on the best terms, and will bo ! sold low for cash, or to prompt customers on time, j J. BROWN, r No. 9, Fuyetteville St. Raleigh, September ICt'i, 1S51. 91 "VIIE2E AT ?" VANS & COOKE'S, No. 29 Eayetteville Street, RALEIGH, N. C, V' r"-. 7"OU will find a beautiful assortment of Staple and Fancy Wry Voods, 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. 8G LADIES' JRESS GOODS. B' ROCADE, Chamelion, and Satin De Chine Silks; Plain and Black Silks ; Brocade spun Silks : French DcLaines and Cashmeres; ' and English Merinoes ; A large lot of DcLaines and Chamelions; Alpaccas from 17$ cents per yard up ; ALSO, Emb'd L. C. Hdkfs. ; French worked Collars and Cuds ; Ribbons, Silk and Kid Gloves, Black Silk Lace, Velvet Scarfs, Trimmings for Ladies' Dresses, Gents. Sup. Cravats, black and colorrd. Just received by EVANS & COOKE. August 30, 1851. 86 A New Law Dictionary ND Glossary containing Definitions of Ih princi pal terms of the Common and Civil Law together with translations and explanations of the various techni cal phrases ; embracing also all the piincipal Common and Civi I Law maxims. Adapted to the jurisprudence of the United States, by Alexander Burrill, Counsellor at Law. 2 vols, 8vo. $8. Also, Adams' Equity, S2 50 ; Storry's wurks on Law; Chilly's works on Law. For sale at the lowest prices, W- L. POMEROY, (Late Pomeroy & O'Neal) W. L. P. will receive subscriptions lor the new series I of Lnglish Reports in Law and Equity, now publishing in parts by Messrs. Little &. urown. Price $t per. ro. ; f 10 pery.jar : 13 Nos bound iu six, $2 per vol. Raleigh, May 26. 59- 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 June 25, 1851. READT MADE CLOTHING, At Wholesale and Retail. E have just received from one of the laigest and best established Houses in the United States, one of the largest and best assorted Stocks ever brought to this City, a Stock that would favorably compare with the Custom Work ol any Establisnment in the Union, which we are instructed to sell at unprecedented low prices, and to which we invite the attention of Country Merchants, citizens of Raleigh, the surrounding Coun try, and Members of the next General Assembly, and ask them to call and examine our Stock before purchasing elsewhere, as we are determined to sell at prices that will defy competition. Country Merchants need have no fears of finding us with a broken assortment, as we shall continue to have large additions throughout the Season. In addition to the above, we have a full assortment nf fine Shirts, Jenny Lind and other patterns, together with Silk, Merino, Limbs wool Shirts and Drawers. All nf which we will sell as low as they can be pur chased of any Establishment in New York or any oth City. A. B. STITH Sc. CO. Raleigh, 1850. ' 810 w tf. . Iate Publications. LORD and Lady Harcowit, or Country Hospitalities, a Novel by C. Sinclair ; Dealings with the Inquisi tion, by DeAchilli ; Mose among the Britishers ; Nell Gwynne, or the Court of the Stuarts, under the Reigns of Charles 2d, and James 2d, and Historical Romance ; The Mother-in-Law, by Miss Soufhworth; Harpers New Monthly for June ; The Hero of West Wayland, a Tale by Mary Hewitt ; The Dinnings and their Beaux, by Miss Leslie ; The Widow Rugsby's Husband, and other .Tales, by the author of Simon Suggs. Recei ved this dar . - At the ixorln Carolina Book More. . Raleigh, June 8, 1851. " .. . " 63 T. B. FENTRESS, MERCHANT TAILOR. No. 15. Fayetteville Street. Raleigh.' JLi THE undersigned intends visiting New York in S the course of a few days, for the purpose of select Ifif. ing bis stock of Fall and Winter Good, 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 READY-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 be conducted by his Foreman, Mr. Boubbox S.hith, 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 cull shall be supplied. T. R. FENTRESS. S.-plcmber 8, 1S51. 89 4t. 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 sccuie for the Establishment in 1 which he is engaged, at least a portion of the patronage ! of his former friends and customers. He therefore in- I vitcs them, one and all, to call on him at the well known j House, No. 15, one door above the Post-ofiice, where ! they will find him at his post, and ever ready to give his j entire attention. He can say, with confidence, that j he will offer to those who may favor the House with a ! call, as great bargains as ran be had in thS 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, Pept. 8, 1 S3 1. 89 It. The Raleigh Register, Star, and Spirit of the Age, will each insert three times. MILTON FACTORY AND MILLS. J. 25. Barrelt & 3. D Newsoisi, M Having purchased Mr. Thomas W. Holdeu's interest in the Milton Cotton Factory and Mills, Lands, Tenements, and debts duo the Firm of Barrett, Newsom and Holden, will continue the Manufac turing and Milling business. TUey arc now putting in operation a set of Woolen Machinery, for the purpose of manufacturing U,vJS.V ii I) s , and will also have two good CARDING MACHINES in ordur the ensuing season, which will not only a Hard a market for the sale of Wool, but enable planters to get Djmastic IVooIeus, Cotton, Goods, and aUo 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. TT7"ISE & BROTHER, Manufacturers of Boudoir, Square and Grand Pianos, Tequcst 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 oflice 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. !:ee the manufacturer's circulars, which may be obtained of the Agent. All In struments warranted five years. J. J. WISE & B-RO. Dr. W. R. SCOTT, Agent. Raleigh, Jan. 11, 1850. 20 6m. Zauaiorous American Works, With Illustrations hy Darley, Price 50 cents. POLLY Peablossom's Wedding, Wild Western Scenes, Simon Suggs, Chronicles of Pincville. Drama at PoUcrville, 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 Ij jp o ii k o i , ( Successor to Pomeroy & O'Neal,) No. 16, Fay. Street, opposite Foil Office. Haletgh, N. C. HAS on hnnd a large and valuable collection of The ological, Law, Medical, Scientific, Agricultural, Miscellaneous and School Books ; Blank Hooks a ltd Stationery pf all kintts. Prices very low. Call and Examine. Orders filled with despatch. Raleigh, May 24, 1S5I. OS KEW BOOK. . THE American Millerand Millwriuht's Assistant, by Win. C. Hughes, lliustiatcd with cuts ol Ma chinery. &c. in I tol. 12r:.o. gl. Just receivfd and for sale by W. L. POMEROY. Raleigh, June 20, 1851. 66 SMOES. I" A DIES Black Lasting half Gaitars, I 1 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 ?IoIir Redirooa & Procter's Pharmacy PRACTICAL Pharmacy Ihe Arrangement, Appa ratus am.' Manipitaitons of the Pharrnacetical shop and Laboratory; by Francis Mohr, Ph. D. .and Theoph ilus 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 bv HENRY D. TURNER. Raleigh, April 25, 1S51. - 5.0 Somervillesays : In mind compos'd he sucks, thick curling clouds Of rmoke around his reeking temples play. Joyous he sits, and, impotent of thought, . Puffs away care and sorrow from his heart. BUT some others have a sa.t in this matter, and I will recommend that while the puffing is going on, 1 may be allowed to suggest that I have now on hand more than 300,000 Cigars of various brands, and some ol them very "fine ; so let all thoSe who delight ina glorious old Cigar, call in and supply themselves with a box or more. SAM'L. H. MARKS, Petersburg.. July 21 1851. - . ' .1 80 .- NEW FALL & WINTER GOODS, Just arrived and Daily arriving. W. II. & K. S. TUCKER RESPECTFULLY announce to the public, that . many of the most desirable articles embraced in their large and extensive' assortment of Fail and Winter Goods, selected with care, by one of the .firm, in the best Northern markets, have been already received and opened; .thers are daily arriving, and they flatttr themselves they will be prepared to meet the demard 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 lo accom modate will not fail to please. The attention ol the Ladies is respectfully invited to' the following desirable Dress Goods : Super Brocade and Chamelion Silks, Blue, Bl'k and White Watered Do., Bl'k Gro De Rhine and Italian Do., Solid and Fancy Lute String Do , Brocade Poult De Soi, Cashmere De Ecosse, Fig'd Brilliantes, Lupins French Merinos, English and Geiuian Do., Solid Paramettas, Rich Fig'd Paris De Laines, Plain and Fancy Poplins, Bl'k Silk Laces, Deep Silk Fringes, Pans Kid Gloves," Buttons and Trimmings, Scolloped Embi'd Hank'fs, Swiss, Jackonet, and Tarltan Muslins, Chemisetts, Collars, Undersleeves and Cuffs,' Muslin Bands, Edgings and Iusertings, &c. &.". W. II. & R. S. TUCKER. Raleigh, September 3. 1831. 87 W. II. & R . S. TUCKER, Partners and Successors lo K. TUCKEK & SOS, JYos. 6 8 Fayetteville street, Raleigh.- M TASHIOUABLE HAT EMP0EITTM m 4 T this Establishment will be found, at all times, one . ofthsb.'st assortments of FINE GOODS in the City. The Stock is entirely new. and is comprised of lasUionaule aiolebkiu and Beaver llatg, of the manufacture of N. F. Waibui ton.and N. H.Bcebe & Co. l.F'.r.V-7 FELT, Sl'OSZTZ.VG, izjzusri, .lufpisi.i, .;.vj ariij itnsj: hats. Army, Xavy, Ariel, Riding, Travelling;, Dress, and Opera Caps. The utmost efK.rts will be exerted fo maintain for the' Mer:handise of this Establishment the lank of superi ority and teldiive cheapness which has hitherto com mended it to the approval and prel'ereiieo of gentlemen of taste. , 87 P. F. PESOUD, Wholesale ane$ Retail Hruggist, uljxtxujx, sr. e. ft HE ti24 in Store and is now receiving hij 5S Spring stock of English, 31cdlicrransaii and American Drugs, .WE6Z.VJJS .Ind PRFr.nKP. Also, Paints, Oils, Window Glass, &c. &c. Which were selected by himself of the Importers and manutacture rs, in the f'Torthern ciiies, and purchased almost exclusl, c!y ior cash. From his increased facili ties and large purchases, he is sure he can sell all arti cles in his line at as low rates as Ihey can be had this side of the Potomac, alter adding cost ol Height. Physicians and country merchants would consult their interest by gmng his stock and piice? an examination, feeling confident that he can please all who palicuize his establishment. Terms Six months credit or six per cent, deducted for cash, on orders amounting to $'50 and upwards. All accounts mast be paid, or closed by note the 1st of every year. P. F. PESCUD. Raleigh, April 19, 1851. 49 Sew Confcc!iou:ii'v a 3 licors bcloic the 1 Grocery Store. I'ozt O.Ticc. TT7"M. GRIFFICE, & CO. have opened a Confec t y 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 : Sugar and Co!!"ee, Crushed Sugar, Do. St. Croix, Havana do. Candles and Soup, . Pepper and Spice, Black and Imp. Tea, - Copperas and Gingery Saleratus and Simir. Brooms, &c. &c. MyeM Jest Chewing Tobacco. Confeclioiiariex. Best Scgars, Water Crackers, Dolls, Aceordians, Bulter and Soda, do. Fancy Candies, Citron, Prunes, Cocoa Nuts, Almonds, Filberts, 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 Slaking Buiinccc, and without boasting they enn assure the public that they will sell the best Candy as cheap as any house in tho place, and warrant it to !;c 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, 150. 83C tf. BOOKS! BOOKS! Henry D. Turner, f'i(Mfs!ier. JBooIcselEer aud $f a(icB:cr No. 1, FlTETTETILLE St. RaLESCO, N. C.: AS always o:i hand a largo and general collcnclio of I . Law, Medical, Thcologieal, Classical, Voyages, Travels, Novels and Miscellaneous Books. Also, a ycry 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 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 viduals. And every article in his line sold at the lowest pi ices for cash or approved credit, either at wholesale or letail. ' All new works received as soon as published,' Raleigh, August 27,-1850. 830 I5UKKAII FOB SOUTH (L1BOLISA I Home Industry must Succeed ! I am now prepared to manufacture DOOR LOCKS with mineral Knobs, lor 65 cents a piece, warrant ed ; also, LOCKS up to 150. Also.MACHIN'ERY made to older ;'and file-cnlting,- new and old. Old files matte an good as ntu.- JOSEPH WOLTER1NG. Raloigh. Sept. ISlii IS51. , , 90--ly. tiy Express.' r .. i LADIE'S Black Kid'mo. Slippers, do. White Kid 7 do, . ! j - : Misses Goat Skin Bootees,, ; . ... Children's . do. ... ; .do. " ' . 'BROWN, No. 9 Fay oUevillc Street. RaUigh, April 1,1851. ' ' ',v ' 43 - :t HATS ! . HATS I ! IIATS' I I - ' IF ybii want a fine fashionable Hat call at , . r -r . . ;-EVANS'& COOKE'S. ; August 27, 191. ;j . , v? "- . ,; 88