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"WEEKLY, $2 PER ANNUM.
RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA, SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18, 1851.
XHENORTH CAROLINA STANDARD
S PCBLISBED WKIK1.I -in '
WILLIAM W. HOLDEN,
EDITOR AND PROPRIETOR.
Tcbms of the Wiikii. Two dollars per aunum
nce or within the first month, Two doUara and
iftv cents, if payment be delayed six months; and Three
Dollars" if" not paid within six months from the time of
W tSSf TEt Sssi-Whxit. Four dollars per
mim in advance, or within the first month; Four
5"Ls and fifty cents, if payment be delayed six months;
,nd Five Dollars, if not paid within six months from the
ime of subscribing.
EF" The above rules will be inflexibly adhered to.
ADViaTisKMKSTS not exceeding fourteen lines will
he inserted one time for one dollar, and twenty-five
,nts for each subsequent insertion ; those of greater
M . . ;n Conrt orders and Judidicial Ad
visements will be charged 25 per cent higher than the
hove rates. A reasonable reduction will be, made to
Ihose who advertise by the year. Advertisements inser
ted in the Semi-Weekly Standard, will also appear in
the Weekly Paper, free of charge.
Subscribers, and others, who may wish to send money
to the EJitor, can do so at all times, by Mail and at his
isk. Receipts for all sums will be promptly transmitted.
" Letters to the Editor must come free of postage.
MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY,
RALEIGH, ar. 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 $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 of this
Company has been less than one third of one per cent
pcrannum, on all grades of-property embraced in its ope
rations. The following persons have been elected Directors
inJ Officers of this Company for the present year :
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
ville, 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. Summy, Asheville.
All Directors are authorized to receive applications.
Officers of tbe Company:
Josiah O. Watson, President,
J. G. B. Roulhac, Vice President,
Richard Smith, Treasurer,
J. C. Partridge, Secretary,
John H. Bryan, Attorney,
J. Hersman, General Agent.
8. W. Whiting,
Richard Smith, Executive Committee.
All communications in reference to insurance should
lie addressed to the Secretary, post paid.
J. C. PARTRIDGE, Sec'y.
Raleigh, Sept 13, 1851. . SO
Mutual Life Insurance. Company
OFFICE RALEIGH, Iff. C.
THIS Company continues to insure tbe lives of all
healthy White persons and Slaves.
The greatest risk taken on a single life is 5000.
Slaves are insured far a term of one to five years for
f I their value .
Dr. Chas. E. Johnson, President,
Wm. D. HiywowJ, 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 00 days after satisfactory
proof is presented.
Blanks and Pamphlets, showing the plan of operation
f the Coropjny, may be had on application at the Of
fice, or any of the Agencies. All letters on business
ihoald be adJrcsse.l to JAMES F. JORDAN,
April 28, 1830. 51
MILLERS & MILL. OWXERS!
'giHE Undersigned would respectfully inform those
-. engaged in the Milling Business in N. C. .that he
eps constantly on hand, and will supply at the shortest
"Mice, that almost invaluable article
YOtrXG'3 IMPROVED PATENT
SMUT AND SCREENING MACHINE.
Theonly Machine of the kind that has stood the test and
''en satisfaction to the public. It has surplan'ed every
Jlichine yet offered in the State, more or less of
""lien has been taken down to make room lor it. The
paouc need fear no imposition, as there are now some 280
Machines running in N. C; and I wish to offer no other
lerences than the gentlemen who are using them,
nose expectations have been more than realized in
'neir performance. It not only thoroughly cleanses the
neat of smut, but also purifies it of all other substances,
thvrn0 nerfectin. It takes up but 4 feet square in
fin R anJ r,1,lires but I'ttle power. If is warranted
tar ,e.y,:ars against breaking or wearing out, and also
Iain its cleaning qualities for that time,
inn n?,netare a numoer of these Machines through which
l. bushels of Wheat have been cleaned, and they
nave never been out of order one day.
St . p waa awarded to it the Premium at the Maryland
5'et air, and a Premium with a Silver Medal, at the
i n Maryland Institute, at Baltimore, last Fall.
r,dre?? the Subscriber at South Lowell Mills.Oiange
county, N C. jN0. A. McMANNEN.
lecember 21, 1850. 1 5 tf.
Tlew American Novel.
HE MOTHER IN LAW by Miss Emma D. E.
W.f. eDltt.Southworth Author of "The Deserted
tI'I Retribution," Shannondale," 4.c.
rW-iifo. U of this Tl""ne has won golden opinions in
wirfi i. y "reer- The present tale is destined to be
j,. ? poPular- It is told with dramatic interest,
received and for sale by
W. L. POME ROY,
Ra1.;u w Successor to Pomeroy &. O'Neal.
JgwMayM. 1851. 58
-J of M tK "mijiiariti. i ne rnuosopny
Au-.. x ransiated trom the French ol
uSUStna f" .
WorlhinV Anthor of the Maid of Orleans." The Gold
Rpi.i-.i ..3rthe Day we live in aNovel.
Ralcik Tdayby HENRY D. TURNER,
my 10th. 1HS1
SEw supply of clothing.
H . -B. L. Harding, & Co.
Black! iU8t receiyed a new lot of
and PRnnACKS' Gra9S ni Brown Linen Sacks,
White nd Buff Marseiles VESTS,
J'v 28, ,8.DCy CaM- PANTS' ?7
-BtnBeBw7tKS S.,apL' Powd-. ad C rain's Soap for wash
Uotoftahi.r- Uborand warranted to take the stains
h'i and for .rieAnd NaPk'". A fresh supply just to
FT1HE Second Session of this Preparatory School will
I commence on the 1st Monday in October next, under
the Superintendence of Mr. William Cakeoi, a Gradu
ate of a University of Pennsylvania, who comes recom
mended by Dr. Wm. A. Smith, President of Randolph
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 thin portion of the State.
Smilhfield, once looked npon as an unhealthy location,
has for the test 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
Tuition per Session of 5 months :
Re iding, Writing and Spelling, $ 6 00
Geography, Grammar and Arithmetic, 10 00
Higher Branches and Mathematics, 12 00
Greek and Latin, 18 00
Board can be obtained for from four to sis dollars p
month. By ordor of tho Trustees.
H. J. BELL, Sec'y.
Smithfield, August 25, 1851. 882 tf.
THE Subscriber, as successor to Cooke and
Buffaloe in the Livery business, will continue
its opperations in all its branches at his Stable
on Wilmington Street, aud solicits the patronage of his
ola irienaa ana me puouc generally.
H is prices must be arranged agreeably to the prices of
produce and labour, and will be trom and atter the 1st
day ot t ebruary 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, if unwillng
to comply witnati me aDove conditions.
January 23, 1851 24
I HAVE just received from tbeMan-
utacturers a large lot ot Flows ot van
ous patterns, Cultivators, Corn Shel
ters, Hay Cutters, Corn Mills, Churns,
Harrows, Fanning Mills in tact, 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. ALbA. MCKAt, Jr.
Wilmington, N. C, Dec. 24, 1850. 848
TMTILLIAMS Traveller's and Tourist's Guide
V T 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
Valiinble Land for Sale.
A Valuable Tract of Land containing 208 acres, lying
r between four and five miles West of Kalcigh, on
both sides of Walnut Creek, and adjoining the land of
Rev. Thos. Meredith and others, will be sold on reason
For further information apply to
M. A. BLEDSOE.
Raleigh, August 21, 1850. 829
IOH C. PALMER'S
N 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 brim with graphic descriptions
and brilliant word paintings of men and things, (just the
men and things, one likes to be posted up withal I.) Tbe
Hurry-Graphs vannot fail to find ten thousand buyers
and a hundred thousand readers," Price $ I 25.
Also, by the same Author, " Rural Letters," " People
I have met," &c, &c. Just received and for sale by
W. L. POMEROY.
Raleigh, June 11, 1851. 63-
For Sale at tbe
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, Sept., 2851. 88
ALEXANDER MACRAE, JR.,
CHINA, GLASS, AND EARTHERN WARE,
And Wholesale & Recall Dealer In all kinds ot
South Side of Market St.
Wilmington, N. C.
Wilmington, Nov. 27, 1850. 8
THE Raptist Psalmody, a Selection of
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 & Townsend, N. Y.
Just received by W. L. POMEROY.
Raleigh, September 10th, 18501. 89
LAXD FOR SALE.
THE Subscriber offers for sale his tract of LAND,
near Earpsborough, Johnston County, consisting of
335 acres, and embracing some very good soil and some
fifteen thousand turpentine boxes. The location is a
good one for a Physician ; and I will also sell my lot of
Medicines to any one wishing to purchase.
fesf" A liberal credit for the same will be given on note
and good security. E. R. POWER.
September 15, 1851. 92 3m.
SHIRTS.! SHIRTS !
PADDED Yoke Seam Shirts a few dozen just re
ceived, fine quality. E. L. HARDING, & Co.
Raleigh, July 26th, 1851. 77
A very Interestins Work.
HE Queens of Scotland, by Agnes Stricklandy
The Giant of Monthy s. Harper's New Monthl.
for February. Received this day bv
HENRY D. TURNER
Raleigh, February 11th, 1851. 29.
Blanks for Sale.
BLANK Warrants and Blank Executions for Clerks,
tor sale at the Standard office.
August 6, 1851. 80 tfi.
Life and Manners,
FROM the Autobiography of an English Opium-eater
by Thomas DeQuincey. Just received by
W. L. POMEROY.
4, Sept. 20, 1851. 92
BAGGING, ROPE AJfD TVVI5E.
A LARGE supply, just.received and for sale cheap,
by W. H. & R. S. TUCKER.
Raleigh, September 34, 185. 93
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 Moitsat, 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
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
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 for any
real and important improvement on the present one A
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 the re
ception and care of articles sent to the Fair. All Speci
mens must be in by tbe 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.
FASHIONABLE JEWELER'S STORE,
3 DOZEN gold lever Waches, from 40 to $150
4 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 Basket-,
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 & RAMSAY.
Raleigh, June 11. 1851. 62 '
FRESH DRUGS, MEDICINES, &C.
WILLIAMS, HAYWOOD, & CO.,
ARE now receiving large additions to
their stock of
Drugs, Medicines, Chemicals,
PAINTS, OILS, DYES TUFFS ,
XVindotc Glass, Perfumery, SCc, 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 offered for sale at such prices and on
such terms as shall compare favorably with any house
in tbe State.
Physicians, Country Merchants, and Dealers gener
ally, will do well to give us a call before purchasing,
feeling assuied we shall not fail to please both in point
of price and qualify.
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 ot
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
TEACHER WANTED. ,
THE Undersigned, Trustees of Pleasant Hill Acade
my, Lenoir County, will give a salary of four
Hundred Dollars and board, per annum, to any South
ern gentleman who can come well recommended, pro
ducing testimonials of good moral character, and of his
entire qualification to prepare Students for Chapel Hill
Our Academy is well situated as regards health and
good society, in the upper edge of Lenoir County, near
White Hall, Wayne County. It is desirable that our
School should commence by the 20th October, or sooner,
if possible. Direct to either one of the Trustees, Jericho
P. O., Wayne County, N. O.
A. W. WOOTEN,
Sept. 27, 1851. 94 4t.
E. I. HARDING, & Co.
Ready Made, of the First Quality.
Also, a complete assortment of
GEHT'S. DRESS GOODS,
Telegraph Building, Fayetteville St.
RALEIGH, If. C.
X. X,. HAKDIWO, S. & A. X. SCOTT & Co.
Raleigh, July 30, 1851. 77
Parasols and Umbrella -
PLAIN, Changeable Figured and Cheni aPrasols, va
rious colors Green and Black, Cotton and Silk Um
brellas. Also, Chinese and other Fans. For sale by
No. 3, Fay etteville S
Raleigh, April ?8, 1851. ., 51
BIBBOlfS I RIBBONS 1 1
a g( PIECES Rich Bonnet, Sash, Neck, Cap, and
1 DJ Belt Ribbons. .
W; H. & R; S. TUCKER.
Sept. 3. 87
HTEW LAW BOOKj
UNITED States Equity Digest, 2 vols.
Priee per vol. 86. Just received and for sale by
Wi L POMEROY.
August d0 86-
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 folio wing.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 Shirts,
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 Cassi meres,
Plaid and Point Blankets,
Silk Fringes of all Colors,
Black and Colored Silk Laces,
Kid, Silk, and Lisle Gloves,
Fancy Buttons, and Velvet Trimmings,
Paper Cambrick, and Holland Muslin Collars and
Thread Laces, Insert ings and Edgings,
Rich additional Supplies, ot all the attractive Styles
and newest Fashions to be found in the Northern Mar
kets, daily expected ; together with a complete assort
ment of Hats, Shoes, and Bonnets.
T. A. MITCHELL.
Raleigh, Sept. 13, 1851. 90
Fall and Winter Goods, 1851.
IT1RENCH worked Collars, at 30 cts. and upwards,
Lace Capes, Thread Edging and Inserting,
jB bin Edging and Inserting, Lisle Edging and Laces
onet and Swiss Inserting and Edgings,
Ladies Kid Gloves and Linen Cambric Hdkfs.
Shell, Tuck and Side Combs,
Black Silk -Lace for Trimmin?.
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.
Daily expected, a general assortment of Staple 'Dry
Goods, Hats, Shoes, Hardware and Cutlery, Groceries
and Crockery. Bought on tbe best terms, and will be
sold low for cash, or to prompt customers on-time.
No. 9, Fayetteville St.
Raleigh, September 16th, 1851. 91
" W HERE AT?"
EVANS & CO O KE'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
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 tbe same.
H. L. EVANS,
GEO. T. COOKE.
August 30, 1851. 86
LADIES' DRESS GOODS.
BROCADE, Chamelion, and Satin De Chine Silks ;
Plain and Black Silks ;
Brocade spun Silks;
French DeLaines and Cashmeres ;
" and English Merinoes;
A large lot of DeLaines and Chamelions ;
Alpaccas from 17J cents per yard up ;
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.icw Law Dictionary
A ND Glossary containing Definitions of th princi
1 pal terms of the Common and 'Civil Law together
with translations arid 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 Buriill, Counsellor
at Law. 2 vols, 8vo. $8.
Also, Adams' Equity, S2 50 ; Storry's wurks on Law;
Chittv's works on Law. For sale al the lowest prices,
W- L. POMEROY,
(Late Pomeroy & O'Neai..)
W. L. P. will 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 peryar : 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.
READY MADE CLOTHING,
At Wholesale and Retail.
E have just received from one of the largest 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
tbe Custom Work ot any Establishment 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, tho surrounding Coun
try, and Members of tbe 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 of
fine Shirts, Jenny Lind and other patterns, together with
Silk, Merino, Lambs wool Shirts and Drawers.
All of 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 &. CO.
Raleigh, 1850. 840 w tf.
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 3d, and James 2d, aud Historical Romance ;
The Mollier-in-Lawj by Miss Sdufhworth; Harpers New
Monthly for June ; The Hero of West Wayland, a Tale
by Mary Howitt ) The Dinrtings and their Beaux, by
Miss Leslie ; The Widow Rugsby's Hdsband, and other
Tales, by the author of Simon Suggs. Received this
day At the North Carolina Book Store.
Raleigh, June 8, 1851. 03
MILTON FACTORY AND MILLS.
J. R. Barrett & J. If Ilcwtem,
Havine purchased Mr. Thomas W. Holden's
I . U- lu:in HMtAn ('.Inra anil MIllo
Lands. Tenements, and debts due the Firm of
Barrett, Newsom and Holden, will continue tbe Manufac
turing and Milling business.
They 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 atlord a
market for the sale of Wool, but enable planters to get
Domestic Woolens, Cotton Goods,
and also Woo Rolls of the first quality.
They have in their employment tbe most experienced
mechanics, and will endeavor to merit public patronage.
BARRETT & NEWSOM.
Milton, March 25, 1851. 41 tf.
Baltimore Piano Manufactory.
ELASTIC UNIVERSAL TOUCH.
ISE & BROTHER, Manufacturers of Boudoir,
Square and Grand Pianos, request 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 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. 'eelhe manufacturer's
circulars, which may be obtained of the Agent. AH In
struments warranted five years.
J. J. WISE & BRO.
Dr. W. R. SCOTT, Agent.
Raleigh, Jan. 11, 1850. 20 6m.
Ilaswell's Engineers' and mechanics'
CONTAINING United States and Foreign Weights
Vy and Measures; Tables of Areas and Circumferences
of Circles, Circular Segments, and Zones of a Circle;
Squares and Cubes, Square and Cube Roots ; Lengths
of Circular and Semi-elliptic Arcs ; and Rules of Arith
metic. Mensuration of Surfaces and Solids; the Me
chanical Powers; Geometry, Trigonometry, Gravity,
Strength of Materials, Water Wheels, Hydraulics, Hy
drostati'-s, Pneumatics, Statics, Dynamics, Gunnery,
Heat, Winding bngines, Tonnage, Shot, Shells, &c
Steam and the Steam-engine; Combustion, Water, Ca
bles and Anchors, Fuel, Air Guns, &c. Tables of tbe
Weights of Metals, Pipes, &c. Miscellaneous Notes,
and Exercises, &c. New Edition. 12mo.
Indispensable to every mechanic ; it is, in fact, a con
densed Encyclopedia of scientific and practical mcchani
cal information ; a fund of knowledge more valuable than
gold. Fat-nier and Mechanic.
For Sale at TURNER'S N. C. Book Store.
Raleigh, Sept. 27, 1851. 94
PAINTING, GLAZING, &C
rTTHE Subscriber takes occasion to remind the citizens
I of Raleigh and the surrounding country, that he is
still engaged in
in all its various branches ; and he only asks a trial to be
approved, anI to give satisfaction to those who may em
The Subscriber is now using the oxide of zinc, in
inside Painting, which leaves a beautiful gloss. Speci
mens can be seen at Mr. Lougee s Tin Shop.
Thankful for past encouragement the Subscriber res
pectfully solicits a continuance of the same, with the as
surance that no pains or labor will he spared to give sat'
isfaction. WILLIAM E. OVERBY.
N. B. My shop is on Wilmington Street, in Dr.
Cooke s building. Orders may be left tbere, or at Wil
Hams, Hayweod & Co. W. E. O.
Boleigh, August 4, 1851. 78 3mi.
Somerville says :
In mind compos'd he sucks, thick curling clouds
Of smoke around his reeking temples play,
Joyous he sits, and, impotent of thought,
PuSS away care and sorrow from his heart.
BUT some others have a sa. in this matter, and I will
recommend that while the pufBng is eoing on, I
may be allowed to suggest that I have now on hand more
than ailO.OUu (Jigars ot various brands, and some ol them
very fine ; so let all those who delight in a glorious old
Cigar, call in and supply themselves with a box or more.
SAMX. 11. MARKS, Petersburg.
( Successor to Pomeroy & O'Neal,)
iVfo 16, Fay. Street, opposite Foil Office.
Raleigh, N. C.
HAS on hand a large 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. Orders filled
Raleigh, May 24, 1851. 58
HE American Miller and Millwright's Assistant,
by Wm. C. Hughes. Illustrated with cuts of Ma
chinery. &c. in 1 vol. 12mo. 1. Just received and
for sale by W. L. POMEROY.
Raleigh, June 20, 1831. 66
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
jriohr RcdwooaJk Procter's Pharmacy
PRACTICAL Pharmacy the Arrangement, Appa
ratus and Maninilaitnns of the Pharmacetical shop
and Laboratory; by Francis Mohr, Ph. D.,and Theoph-
ilos Kedwood ; fc.dited with extensive additions, by
William frocter, Jr , Professor of Pharmacy in the Phi
ladelphia college of Pharmacy ; Illustrated by 500 En
gravings on wood. For tale by
HENRY D. TURNER.
Raleigh, April 25, 1851. 50--
THE Subscriber has recently supplied himself with a
full ard varied assortment of the best and most fashion
able Job type, and is now prepared to execute Jobs of all
kinds with neatness and despatch, and on moderate
Call at the Standard Office, Raleigh, N. C.
W. W. HOLDEN.
August 6, 1851. .80 tfi.
LADIES' Kid and Goat Buskins;
" Goat welt Boots;
Misses and Children s Goat wWt Boots.
Just aeceived by EVANS & COOKE
August 27, 1851. 86
Hhh. Refined Brown Sugar. J. BROWN.
No. 9, Fayetteville St...
T MILES & "SON'S Imitation Stitched Calf
fj t Boots. Just received at
EVANS & COOKE'S,
August 30, 1851. 86-
NEW FALL & WINTER GOODS,
J list arrived and Daily arriving
W. II. & It. S. TUCKER
RESPECTFULLY announce to the poblic, 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 they will be prepared to meet the demand
tor gooas ot every description, on as good terms as mey
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 th
attention of purchasers, hoping their effort! to accora'
modate will not Tail to please.
The attention ot the Ladies is respectfully iavited te
the following desirable Dress Goods :
Super Brocade and Chamerion 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,
Lupins French Merinos,
English and German Do.
Rich Fig'd Paris De Laines,
Plain and Fancy Poplins,
Bl'k Silk Laces,
Deep Silk Fringes,
Paris Kid Gloves.
Buttons and Trimmings,
Scolloped Embr'd Hank'fs,
Swiss, Jackonet, and Tarltan Mastitis,
Chemisetts, Collars, Undersleeves and Cufli,
Muslin Bands, Edgings and Insertings, &c, &C.
W. H. & R. S. TUCKER,
Raleigh, September 3, 1851. 87
W. H. & R. S. TUCKER,
Partners and SocCessors to
R. TUCKER & SON,
Nos. 6 Sf 8 Fayetteville street, Raleigh.
FASHIONABLE HAT EMPORIUM.
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. F. Warburton.aad R. H.Beeba
fx.ve Fsryr, si'onrr.'K, janvsMT,
Jl GO 11.1, JI.VH SEA It It RAH MATS.
Army, Navy, Ariel, Riding, Travelling, Dress,
and Opera Caps.
The utmost efforts will be exerted to maintain for the
Merchandise of this Establishment the rank of superi
ority and telative cheapness which has hitherto com
mended it to (he approval and preference of gentlemen
of taste. 87
P. F. FESCUD,
Wiiolesale antl Retail Druggist,
XLAI.13XGTX, Iff. G.
HE has in Store and is now receiving Iiia
A Spring stock of
English, Mediterranean and American Drugs,
JtlEDlCIJYES And iJBItFVJHEHV.
Also, Paints. Oils, Win0ow Glass, &c. &c.
Which were seleeted by himself of the Importers and
manufacturers, in the Northern cities, and purchased
almost exclusively for 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 they can be had this
side of the Potomac, after adding Cost ot freight.
Physicians and country merchants would consult their
interest by giiing his stock and prices an examination,
feeling confident that he can please all who patronize
Terms Six months creditor six per cent, deducted
for cash, on orders amounting to $50 and upwards. All
accounts most be paid, or closed by note the 1st of every
year. P. F. PESCUD.
Raleigh, April 19, 1851. 40
New Confectionary Sc. Grocery Store.
3 Boors below the Post Office.
TT7"M. GRIFFICE, & CO. have opened a Confec
y tionary and Grocery Store, in Raleigh, 3 door.
below1, the Post Oillce, where they have on hand, arij
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,
Salcratus and Snuff. Brooms, &c &c.
Myers' Best Chewing Tobacco.
Best Segars, Water Crackers,
Dolls, Accordians, Butter and Soda, Jo.
Fancy Candies, Citron, Prunes, Cocoa Nbts,
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 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, aud 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.
Kaleigh, October 9, 1850. 836 tf.
BOOKS! BOOKS! BOOKS!
Henry D. Turner.
I'libiisher'. Rookseller and Mtafioncr'
No. 1, FATETTEVII.1.E 8x. RaLXIGH, N. C.
HAS always on hand a large and general collenctio
Law, Medical, Theologieal, 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 wanted manufactured
Together with a general assortment of Stationery.
Particular attention given to filling all orders comolete
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
All new works received as Soon as published,
Raleigh, August 37, 1860. 830
HURRAH FOR NORTH CAROEIIVA !
Home Industry must Succeed!
am now prepared to mann fact tore DOOR LOCKS
with mineral Knobs, for 65 cents a piece, warrant
ed ; also, LOCKS np to $150.
Also.aiAUHlNF.KY made to order 1 abd file-cutting.
new and old. Old files made as good as tuto.
Raleigh. Sept. ISth 1851- 90-1 y.
AT Pesctid's Drug Store you may find Old London
Dock Brandy, Porter, Old Madeira, Sherry and Port
Wine, selected expressly for Medical puposes. Also,
Capsules of Copaiha and CuUcbs, Castor Oil Capsules,
Tarrants. Marshall's and Carpenters Ex'ts of Copaiba
Cubebs, &c, and all the most popular Patent Medicines
HAXS 1 HATS I I , HATS It!.
P you want a fine fashionable Hat, call at
L EVANS & COOKE'S.
Augiist47, 1851 "86