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"WEEKLY, $2 PER ANNUM. RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA, SATURDAY, OCTOBER 18, 1851. VOL. I. NO. 100. 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 : Directors : Dr. Josiah O. Watson, Jos. G. B. Roulhac, Richard Smith. John Primrose, Henry D. Turner, S. W. Whit ing, T. H. Selby, of Raleigh ; Geo. McNeill, Fayette 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. 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. . SO NORTH CAROLINA 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 . OFFICERS. 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, Secretary. April 28, 1830. 51 Important to 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 "DY PROP. -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 73 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 SMITHFIELD ACADEMY. 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 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 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 the State. 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. NOTICE. Mi 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. JERE. NIXON. January 23, 1851 24 FARMING IMPLEMENTS. 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 able terms. For further information apply to M. A. BLEDSOE. Raleigh, August 21, 1850. 829 IOH C. PALMER'S DAGUERRIAff GALLERY. 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., IMPORTER OF" CHINA, GLASS, AND EARTHERN WARE, And Wholesale & Recall Dealer In all kinds ot FARMING IMPLEMENTS, 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 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 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 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. NORTH CAROLINA FASHIONABLE JEWELER'S STORE, Jewelry, Watches 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 University. 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, W. PIPKIN, C. ROUSE, R. ROUSE, Trustees. Sept. 27, 1851. 94 4t. E. I. HARDING, & Co. DEALERS IN GENTLEMEN'S CLOTHING, 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 J. BROWN. 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 Capes, 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 LATEST ARRIVALS. Fall and Winter Goods, 1851. Just Received, 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?. ALSO, 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. J. BROWN, 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 &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 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 ; 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.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. Late 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 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 xirooL.Ejyr aoons, 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. Important Improvement, ELASTIC UNIVERSAL TOUCH. w 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' l'ockewlook, 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 FAINTING in all its various branches ; and he only asks a trial to be approved, anI to give satisfaction to those who may em ploy him. 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. July24.1S51. 80 ( 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 with despatch. Raleigh, May 24, 1851. 58 NEW ROOK. 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 SHOES. LADIES Black Lasting half Gaitars, do. Bronze Moroco do black Kid and Bronze Slippers, Goat, Moroco, and Kid Walking Shoes, Misses' Shoes, children's do. HEARTT & LITCHFORD. Raleigh, April 12, 1851. 46 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-- JOB PRIXT1XG. 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 rtetns. Call at the Standard Office, Raleigh, N. C. W. W. HOLDEN. August 6, 1851. .80 tfi. RORIIVSOiVS SHOES LADIES' Kid and Goat Buskins; " Goat welt Boots; Misses and Children s Goat wWt Boots. Just aeceived by EVANS & COOKE August 27, 1851. 86 Just Received. 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, Fig'd Brilliantes, Lupins French Merinos, English and German Do. Solid Parameftas, 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 & Co. 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 his establishment. 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. Coiifectionarics. 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 of 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 to order. 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 retail. 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. JOSEPH WOLTERING. 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 in use. November 21. 9 HAXS 1 HATS I I , HATS It!. P you want a fine fashionable Hat, call at L EVANS & COOKE'S. Augiist47, 1851 "86