Newspaper Page Text
WEEKLY, $4 PER ANNUM.
PUBLISHED WEDNESDAY AND SATURDAY MORNINGS. WEEKLY, 2 "ER ANNUM son- RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA, SATURDAY, JANUARY 3, 1852. VOL. II. NO. IT. TnF KORTH CAROLINA STANDARD LLIAM W. HOLDEN, EDITOR AND PROPRIETOR. THE Whkii. Two dollars per aunum TEttJis oj t first month Two doiiaT8 and in lnfeat be delayed six month. ; and Three gftycents, J J thin six months from the time of Dollars, if nM Palu gubscribing- sHi.Wikit. Four dollars per Ttt Advance, or within the first month; Four tnnum, u if payment be delayed six months ; dn! Five DoSail not paid within six months from the fTte" rules will be inflexibly adhered to. jTheauove exceeding fourteen lines will ADTsaTisi one doUaT) and twenty.five u insetted one ,nm in8ertion . those of greater wnts for each ub8e"t order8 and Judidicial Ad length in proper 25 per cent higher than the rertisements will bte reduction will be made to above rates. A Advertisements inser- th?bWWeekly Standard, will also appear in ted in the enu j cjiare the Weekly Paper, re tosend m S.Ub f for do so at a.l times, by Mail and at his '? ! Slfor all auma be P'omP11 transmitted, "tetters to 'he Editor must come free of postage. THE NOVELTY IRONWORKS. spssh-J! TO my old friends and the public generally, I am pleased SySSt Pri; t say. that I am now prepared biilk' at my iiMk New Establishment, the jjfg NOVELTY WORKS t2iSiS; CITY OF RALE1UH, ilSl!! North Carolina, To execute in tic very best manner. Locomotive and Stationary STEAM ENGINES, Saw aud Grist Mills, Mill Gearing, MACHINERY, of every description, IRON AND BRASS CASTINGS, in every variety, SCREW CUTTING, of anv desired length and calibre; having the most im proved machinery for the purpose to be found North or South. I ernoloy none but the very best workmen, and ex pect to put out none but the very best work. The Noveltv Works are under the exclusive manage menu if a practical Machinist. Mr. H G. BRUCE, who has no superior as an Engineer and Machinist in any country. This establishment was erected exclusively for the benefit of the Citizens of North Carolina, and I can assure them that they need not go out of the State for anything in the above line of business, as I challenge the World to produce a fewer STEAM ENGINE or a better MILL than can be purchased at my establish- I am now manufacturing several large and small STEAM ENGINES for Saw Mills to which, and to my facilities for Manu facturing them, I would respectfully, call the attention of the public. Ml Communications mnst be post-paid and directed t0 SILAS BURNS, Raleigh, N. C. November 14, 1851. 4 FRESH DRUGS, MEDICINES, AC, WILLIAMS, HAYWOOD, & CO., ARE now receiving large additions to their stock of Drags, Medicines, Chemicals, PAINTS. OILS, DYESTUFFS, Window Glaus, Perfumery. tCe, Kc frotithe most reliable Houses in the Northern Cities, which hive been purchased with an eye single to their pur.ty, and are offered for sale at such prices and on such terms as shall compare favorably with any house in the State. Physicians, Country Merchants, and Dealers gener ally, will do well to give us a call before purchasing, feeling rained we shall not fail to please both in point of price and quality. Orders promptly attended to, and particular attention given to packing and forwarding. Family Medicines and Prescriptions compounded at all hoars of the day and night, by a competent person with neatness and despatch. We tender our most sincere thanks to the citizens of Raleigh and the surrounding country for the long and liberal patronage we have received, and trust by untir ing zeal and energy to please in the prosecution of our business, to merit its continuance. Raleigh. April 28. 1851. 49 XORTU. CAROLINA MUSIC STORE, K. W. PETERSILIA, Oae Door North, of the City Hall, Fa. St. RALEIGH, V. C. From the liberal patronage which the Subscriber has received since his establish ment in business, he has been enabled not only to replenish bat to extend his stock, and IS NOW OPENING Splendid Assortment ofJYetc and Popular Music and a larger and better selected variety of than has ever before been offered in this State. He w also prepared to furnish Gilt Frames of any size with or without pictures. . Also materials for Drawing, as engravings for patterns, andsuperbr pencils. He has also furnished himself with materials for re Pairing Accordions, as pearl for keys, reeds, &c., and 'J "ecu.te U orders with neatness and despatch. n nig list may ago foun(j splendid copper-plate vauT 1""' fr framing. In short, his is an assortment mended to please the refined taste of the community. to , . K. W. PETERSILIA. Kaleiifh, July if 1851 70 COMMON SCHOOLS. I accordance ntendents of nnmmrhn Q,.Knnt Vs Wata Prtunfw aid r herebv &ven to the Justices of the Peace of term rUIty' that aPPIic"tion wil1 be m3e at the next kZ c the Coun,T Court, to increase the tax at present " tor Common School purposes. r, W. R. POOLE, Chairman, -.uuer , 1Bal. 10 td. Ster will copy till day. ST. MARY'S SCHOOL, T RALEIGH, N. C. 35 19th Term of this 8chool will commence on the an of January, 1852, and continue five months. PDWC.lrCULar.containin8 ful1 particulars, as to terms en to the Subscriber, A'o v ALDERT 8MEDES, Rector. wmber 18th, 1851. 6 U$2. m . . B il wu- ior sale. -rIa a?d ?lank Bcation. for Clerks, NEW SHOE STORE. rfi H. O. GULL, begs leave to inform the citi- I II zens of Raleigh and its vicinity, that he is now VWreceiving the largest assortment of BOOTS, SHOES, VALICES, BONNET BOXES, TRUNKS, CARPET-BAGS, SATCH ELLS, &c., tc. that has ever been offered in this market. The following is a list of a few of the leading articles which he now offers to the public : Ladies' Blue, Green, Bronze, and light colored Prunella waiters. do do do do do do half do. do Black thick and thin sole whole Gaiters, do do do do half do do do do do Morocco Gaiters, do do and Bronze do do Bootees, do do thick and thin sole do Excelsiors, do Bronze do do do. do Black do Kid and Morocco Parodies, do do do . Enamelled Jenny Linds. do Green, Bronze, and light colored Morocco Bus kins, do do do Polka Shoes, do Black Kid and Morocco Slippers, do do do Ties, da do do Walking Shoes. do Black Kid and Morocco Buskins, thick and thin soles, do Over Shoes, a nice article, do White Kid SliDoers. a superior article, A beautiful article of White Kid Gaiters daily expected, Misses' Blue. Green, Bronze, and light colored Prunel la Gaiters, do Black thick and thin sole do. do Blue, Green, Bronze, and.light colored Missess Bootees, do Black thick and thin sole do. do do Morocco and Goat Buskins, do do do Slippers, do Goat and Boarded Bootees, Children's black, blue, green, bronze, and light col'ed. Gaiters, do do do do Morocco Bootees, do do do do do Polkas, do Goat Bootees and Jenny Lind Buskins. Also, nearly every description of MEN'S, BOYS', AND YOUTHS' BOOTS, SHOES, &c. All of the above can be had at exceedingly low prices, for Cash, at the RALEIGH SHOE HOUSE, on Fayetteville-street, opposite the Post Office, and se cond door below Mr. Pomeroy's Book Store. N. B. Country Merchants visiting this place will do well to give me a call, as they can be supplied on rea sonable terms. Raleigh, December 5. 1851. 10 NEW FALL AND WINTER GOODS! Just arrived and Daily arriving. XV. II. & R. S. TUCKER RESPECTFULLY announce to the public, 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 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 iheir connection in business, they have ventured to lav in a very heavy stock, to which they invite the attention of purchasers, hoping their efforts to accom modate will not fail to please. The attention ot the Ladies is respectfully invited to the following desirable Dress Goods : 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 German Do-, Solid Paramettas, Rich Fig'd Paris De Laines, Plain and Fancy Poplins, Bl'k Silk Laces, Deep Silk Fringes, Paris Kid Gloves. Buttons and Trimming, Scolloped Embr'd Hank'fs, Swiss, Jackonet, and Tarltac Muslins, Chemisetts, Collars, Undereleeves and Cuff. Muslin Bands, Edgings and Insertings, Slc.. &c. W. H. & R. S. TUCKER. Raleigh, September 3, 1851. 87 FALL STOCK, 1851. rC THE attention of my friends and Dealers, gener- J ally, is invited to my assortment of foreign, and Domestic Jttcdicinea, Paints, Oils, Perfumer, Dye Stuffs, tCc., which, as tegards quality and variety, is unsurpassed by any house in North Carolina. My Stock having been selected with great care and purchased on the most favorable terms from Importers and Manufacturers, enables me to render satisfaction to all who need artieles in my line. I take this occasion to again tender my thanks for the very liberal support hitherto extended to me, and by con tinued assiduity, and unremitted attention to the wants of my friends, I hope to continue to merit the favorable opinion so generally entertained for my Establishment. I continue to keep a supply of the Purest Wines, and London Dock Brandy, bought expressly for Medical pur poses, and a large assortment of the choicest brands of Cigars Smoking and Chewing Tobacco. P. F. PESCUD, Wholesale and Retail Druggist. Raleigh, Oct. 20th. 1851 102 SEPGEWICK SEMINARY, RALEIGH, N. C. THE Spring term of this institution will commence on Thursday the 1st of January next, and end the 1st of June, following. TERMS of Tuition per session, payable in advance Primary English branches, S 10 00 Higher do. do. 12 00 The same, embracing, Mathematics, 15 00 The same, embracing Latin and Greek, 15. 00 French language, 10 00 Music on Piano and Guitar, each, 20 00 Use of Instruments, each, 3 00 ncidental expenses, 1 00 Raleigh, Dec. 1,1851. 9 tlstF. EsTRegister, Spirit of the Age, and Star, please copy till first of February. NOTICE. IN the absence of the Subscriber from the State, Wjc. R. Pootx, Esq., is his authorized agent to sell any or all of his Land, lying; three miles South of Raleigh, on the stage road to Fayetteville, and Mr. Crawford, in the immediate neighborhood, will show the property to persons desirous of purchasing. JOS. T. HUNTER. Dec. 1, 1851. 10 lm. Swedenborgianism Reviewed, BY Enoch Powell, D. D., Prof, in the Theologica Seminary, Bangor, Maine. For sale by H. D. TURNER. October 16,1851. 001 . By the Author of " Sain Slick." ULE AND MISRULE of the English in Ame rica. Bv Judge Halliburton. For sale by . H. D, TURNER, ' ' ' N.' C. Bookstore, Raleigh, Nev., 1851. 2 Valuable Property for Sale. I will sell on a liberal credit, the House and Lot on which I live in the Eastern Ward of this City, eligibly situated, near the residence of Dr. Josiab O. Watson. The lot contains about an acre of ground, well and newly fenced in. The house is commodious and new ly fitted up. It contains four rooms besides a basement neatly finished for a dining room, pantry, &c. &c. All the necessary out-houses, including Kitchen, Smoke house, Stables. &c, and the best well of water in these "diggins," will be found upon the premises. The Gar den attached to the residence is in a high state of culti vation. I will also sell the Lot adjoining, containing three fourths of an Acre, more or less- The Lots will be sold separately or together, as purchasers may desire. The property cannot fail to please any person, who wishes a highly desirable residence. For details, terms, &c. apply immediately to THOMAS M. OLIVER. Raleigh, Dec. 5, 1851. H Ready Made Clothing. FINE dress and frock Coats, . Fine black and fancy- Cassimere Pantaloons, . Fine fancy silk, merino and velvet Vests, Fine beaver, pilot, Petersham and cloth Overcoats, Common Negro Overcoats, Jackets and Pants, Boy's sack and frock cloth and Tweed Coats, Boy's Tweed and Cassimere Pantaloons, Merino, Silk and Linen Shirts, The above goods were manufactured expressly for City trade, and are warranted to be equal in style, quality and workmanship, to any made to order, and will be sold at reduced prices for cash. STITH & CO. Raleigh, Dec. 4, 1851. 11 MANTE0 PAPER MILLS! RALEIGH, N. C. J. F. JO rt DAN, & Co. Proprietors. THIS establishment, a few months since destroyed by fire, having been rebuilt aud furnished with Goddon, Rice & Co's best Fourdrinier Machinery, is again in successful operation, and turning out a very superior article of NEWS, PRINTING, AND WRAPPING PAPER. All orders will receive our best attention. JAMES F. JORDAN & CO. November 18, 1851. 6 SWAIM'S JUSTICE. The North Carolina Justice ; containing a summary statement of the Statutes and Common Law of this State, together with the Decisions of the Supreme Court, and all the most approved forms and precedents relating to the office and duty of a Jus tice of the Peace, and other public officers, according to modern practice, by BENJAMIN SWAIM. Second edition, revised and corrected. For sale at the North Carolina Book Store by HENRY. D. TURNER. Raleigh, 1851. 12 Maxims and Morals, by Rochefoucaued, 1,00; Rural Homes, by G. Wheeler, 1,25 ; Vaga mundo, or the attache in Spain, by J. C. Warren, 1,00 ; The Captains of the Old World, by H. W. Herbert, 1,25; Swallow Barn, by J. P.. Kennedy, 2,00; The Queens of Scotland, by Agnes Strickland, vol. 2, 1,00 ; Travels in the United States, dec. by Lady Wortley, 75 ; Hand Book of Literature and True Arts, 2,00 ; Hand Book of Useful Arte, 2,00. For sale by W. L. POME ROY. Raleigh, Dec J2, 1851. 12 " STILL THEY COME." ITOUR Cases more of Beebe's best Hats, latest style. Also, a few pieces North Carolina Cassimere, made at Rock Island Factory, Mecklenburg County ; Tweeds, Kentucky (Jeans, Dove Skin Cassimere, Calico, Domes tics, Calf Boots, heavy double souled Brogans. Just received by EVANS & COOKE. Raleigh, Nov. 4th, 1851. 2 Ready-Madc Clothing. CHEAPER THAN EVER. We have received a a full assortment of fine, extra fine, and low priced Ready-made Clothing, which we are instructed to sel at the very lowest prices, in order to close out the en tire stock, to make roon for further supplies. A. B. STITH. & CO. Raleigh, Decomber 20, 1851. 14 WAINWRIGHT and MUHLENBERG'S Church Music, the choir and family Psalter, being the Psalms of David, together with the Canticles of the morning and evening prayer, and occasional offices of the Church, arranged for chanting, to which is prefixed a selection of chants. Just received and for sale by W. L. POMEROY. December 23, 1S51- 8S9 NOTICE. EE. HARDING, dc Co. Would inform . their friends and customers that they can be found for a few days in a room over Messrs. Evans & Cooke's Stoie. Call at the far-famed and world-wide renowned Estalishment of E. L. H.& Co., and get the best bar gains, as heretofore. December 19, 1851. 14 tf. Dan River Institute. THE Spring session of this institution will commence on Monday, the 5th of January next. Board and tuition as heretofore. A. C. LINDSEY, B. GOULD. Yanceyville, Dec 6, 1851. 898 Sw. SAVAGE AND MEARES, COMMISSION AND FORWARDING MERCHANTS WiLxiinwoir, N. C. August 12, 1851. 81 ly. J. W. & C. C. PUGH, eoariMcissxernr BiEiteECAsri's, And Forward! rtff Agents, g.istojs; v c. Keep constantly on hand, and for sale, JME, SALT, TAR, BACOJT, FLOUR, &C. Gaston, Jan. 10, 1850. 26 Cash for 10,0000 Rushels of Charcoal. fyT I am always in want, and always pay the very 2 highest prices. Old Iron always in demand at a fair price at the NOVELTY WORKS. SILAS BURNS. Raleigh, N. C. 4 4t. Turner's North Carolina Almanac, . . FOR 1852. PUBLISHED and sold Wholesale and Retail, by HENRY D. TURNER, Raleigh, 1851. N. C. Book Store. EXTRA new hulled Buckwheat Flour. A lot of superior Goshen Butter. Just to hand. W. H. & R. 8. TUCKER. PRICE $ 1,75 Cents. Swallow Barn, or a sojourn in the Old Dominion. Revised Edition, with twenty Illustrations. By J. P. Kennedy. For sale by H. D. TURNER, Raleigh, Dec. 1851. N. C. Bookstore. Abbott's history of Josephine. 7 , PRICE 60 cents. -- For sale by- W. L. POMEROYl Raleigh, November 0th, 1851. - 3 MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY, RALEIGH, N. C. THIS Company has been In successful operation for more than five years, and continues to take risks upon all classes of property in the State (except Steam Mills and Turpentine Distilleries,) upon favorable terms. Its Policies now cover property amounting to $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 per annum, on all grades of property embraced in its ope rations. The following persons have been elected Directors and Officers of this Company for the present year : Directors : Dr. Joarah 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, Edenton, Joshua Boner, Salem, Joseph H. Pool, Elizabeth City, Michael Brown, Salisbury, Alexander Mitchell, Newbern, W. N. H. Smith, Murfrcesborough, 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, John H. Bryan, Attorney, J. Hersman, General Agent. S. W. Whiting, Richard Smith, Executive Committee. John Primrose, ) All communications in reference to insurance should be addressed to the Secretary, post paid. J. C. PARTRIDGE, Sec'y. Raleigh, Sept 13. 1851. 90 ' I I. 1 NORTH CAROLINA Mutual Life Insurance Company OFFICE! RALEIGH, N. t. r I THIS Company continues to insure the lives of all I healthy White persons and Slaves. The greatest risk taken on a single life is $5000 Slaves are insured for a term of one to five years for fds their value. OFFICERS. Dr. Chas. E. Johnson, President, Wm. D. Haywood, Vice President, James F. Jordan, Secretary, Wm. H. Jones, Treasurer, Perrin Busbee, Attorney, Dr. Wm. H. McKee, Examining Physician. J. Hersman, General Agent. All losses are paid within 90 days after satisfactory proof is presented. Blanks and Pamphlets, showing the plan of operation ef the Company, may be had on application at the Of fice, or any of the Agencies. All letters on business should be addressed to JAMES F. JORDAN. Secretary. April 28, 1850. 51- Important to Millers &. Mill Owners. THE Undersigned would respectfully inform those engaged in the Milling Business in N. C.,that he keeps constantly on hand, and will supply at the shoitest notice, that almost invaluable article YOUNG'! IMPROVED PATENT SMUT AND SCREENING MACHINE. The only Machine of the ki nd that has stood the test and given satisfaction to the public. It has surplan'ed every Smut Machine yet offered in the State, more or less ot which has been taken down to make room tor it. The public need tear no imposition, as there are now some 280 Machines running in N. C; and I wish to offer no other references than the gentlemen who are using them, whose expectations have been more than realized in their performance. It not only thoroughly cleanses the Wheat of smut, but also purifies it of all other substances, almost to perfection. It takes up but 4 feet square in the Mill, and requires but little power, if is warranted for five years against breaking or wearing out, and also to retain its cleaning qualities lor that time. There are a number of these Machines through which 100,000 bushels of Wheat have been cleaned, and they have never been out of order one day. There was awarded to it the Premium at the Maryland State Fair, and a Premium with a Silver Medal, at the Fair of the Maryland Institute, at Baltimore, last Fall. Address the Subscriber at South Lowell Mills. Orange county, N. C. JNO. A. McMANNEN. December 21, 1850. 15 tf. NEW ROOKS. HISTORY, Structure and Statistics. Plank Roads by W. Kingsford, . 50 Mechanic's for Millwrights Machinist, Engineers, &c, &c, by Overman, 1,25 Swallow Barn by J. P. Kennedy, 2,00 North Carolina Reader by C. H. Wiley, 1,00 Memorials of Capt. Congar, '50 Familiar Science or the Scientific Explanation of com mon things, edited by R. E. Peterson, 75 History of the restoration of Monarchy in France by Lamartine, 1st Vol. ready, 75 For sale by W. L.-POMEROY. Raleigh. Dec. 2, 1851. 9 MRS. WOLTEUiSC RESPECTFULLY announces to the Ladies ot Ral eigh and surrounding country that she is now re ceiving her FALL and WINTER STOCK oi FANCY GOODS, embracing China goods, fine iron-stone dinner setts, tea-setts, and cups and sauuers as fine as ever brought to this City. Also, GROCERIES of every description. MUSI CAL INSTRUMENTS, fitc., which will be sold low for cash . Just Received, a fresh supplvof CONFECTIONA RIES. Thankful for past favors, she solicits a continuance of jhe same. WILHELMINA WOLTERING. Raleigh, Sept. 12th, 1851. 90 y. $99 REWARD. j. BROKE JAIL, and ran away in November last, P from Paulding, Jasper county. Miss., the Negro .JSsUve BEN, alias AMZI, aged SO or 35 years, 5 feet 10 in. high, quite dark ; has two scars on his face one just above the right eye, running back into the hair, the other on his cheekbone, running towards the mouth; also, scars on the knees and on the left arm, caused by burns. He was purchased from Theo. N. Gadden, of Charleston, S. C". in August, 1850, by the subscriber's father. It is knowi. that he has false free papers, and he will probably represent himself as a free man. The above reward will be paid to any person wno win aeieci me saiu siave,. ana lodge him in jail, so that he can be obtained. THOS.P.FRITH, Holmesvilie.. Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana. 103 2m CALL AT iPBOCTEB'S. Sign of the R. R. R. R., AND examine that lot of NEW AND BEAUTI FUL CLOTHING, just arrived. Fine Blue, Black, Brown, Green, and Olive Frock and Dress Coats, at unprecedented low prices. Cheap Frock, Sack, and Over Coats, of every price and variety. . Paletot Frocks and Over Coats, an entirely new and beautiful, article, , pronounced by all the most tasteful garment of the season. Any or all ef which will be sold extremely low for cash, or on usual terms to pnnctual customers. ISAAC PROCTER. Raleigh, Nov. 21. 1851, ' 6 H. &, R. S. TUCKER, Parfnfers and Successors to R. TUCKER &. SON, FASHIONABLE HAT EMPORIUM!. AT this Establishment will he 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.and N. H.Beebe & Co. FI.VE FEL.T, SPORTING, BRVSU, wf.VJ SEAL 1HSJIU If. ITS. Army, Navy, Ariel, RIdinjj, Travelling, Dress, and Opera Caps. The utmost efforts will be exerted lo maintain for the Merchandise of this Establishment the rank of superi ority and telative cheapness which has hitherto com mended it to the approval and preterenee uf gentlemen of taste. 87 TO COTTON PLANTERS. A T HAND Gunny and Hemp Bagging, 44 inches wide Bale Rope and Twine. ALSO, 150 pairs of Men's and Boy's Brogans, Men's Kip Shoetees, Woms. Lea. Bootees, with a general assortment of shoes, Bl'k and while Wool Hats, 75 Point and Duffle Blankets, Cradle Blankets, For sale low bv J. BROWN, No, 9, Fayetteville St. Raleigh Oet. 6, 1851. 97 SAMUEL H. MARKS' WHOLESALE CAKDY MANUFACTORY, AND WAREHOUSE FOR Fruits, Cigars, Fancy Articles, &c. ESTABLISHED 1830. rjpHE subscriber would respectfully call attention JL to his very large and extensive assortment of CAN DIES, of his own manufacture, of every style and qual ity, which he warrants equal to any made in this coun try. Also, to his assortment ot FANCY GOODS, SOAPS, PERFUMERY, TOYS, &c, selected with great care by himself, and which he offers on the lowest terms. Having made. extensive arrangements, he wilf be enabled to offer every week to the trade fresh supplies of Northern and Malaga Fruits oi" the most recent im portation. A call is earnestly solicited. SAM'L. H. MARKS. Petersburg, Oct 23. 1851. 1 NEW GOGDS ! NEW GOODS ! QAMUEL H. YOUNG is now prepared to show a k beantuul assortment ot Fall and winter Goods at pis Store, No. 21, Fayetteville Street. His Stock consists in part of the following Goods : Black and Colored Silks, Fiench Merinoes, Cashmeres and DeLanes, Fig'd Poplins and Alpaccas, A large assortment of Prints, Red and White Flannels, Bonnets and Bonnet Ribbons, ShwU, Handkerchiefs, Laces, &c, B'i and Shoes, Hats and Caps, Hard Ware and Cutlery, Earthern and Glass Ware, Sugar, Coffee, Tea, &.C, Together with almost every description of Goods kept in a Dry Goods Store. Purchasers are invited to call and examine our Stuck, all of which will be sold cheap. Call at ISO. 21, t avfttevule St., it you want a bargain. SAMUEL H. YOUNG. Raleigh, September 24, 1851. 93 tlJ. MILT0X FACTORY AND MILL. J. EX. Barrett & J. I IVewsom, Having purchased Mr. Thomas W. Hold en's 'ntnract in ttia 1 iltnn PnltAn Wstsmw mJ Vf iUo Lands, Tenements, and debts due the Firm of Barrett, Newsom and Hoi Jen, will continue the Manufac turing and Milling business. They aic now putting in operation a set of W oolen Machinery, for the purpose of manufacturing H'flOL.V GOODS, and will also have two goad CARDING MACHINES in order the ensuing season, which will not only afford a market for the sale of Wool, but enable planters to get Domestic Woolens, Cotton Ciocds, and also Wool Rolls of the first quality. They have in their employment the most experienced mechanics, and will endeavor to merit public patronage. BAKKK I J & I1S WSU.YI. Milton, March 25, 1851. 41 tf. "WHERE AT?" EVANS & COOKE'S, No. 29 Fayetteville Street, RALEIGH, N. C, YOU will find a beautiful assortment of Staple and Fancy Dry Goods, Embracing every article usual in Dry Goods Stores. Also, Hardware, Hats, Caps, Boots, Shoes, Groceries &c, &c. In addition to the above, the subscribers are daily 're ceiving their Fall purchase, which is extensive, and, in point of cheapness, cannot be surpassed by any in their line. We are ever grateful for past favors, and beg a continuance of the same. H. L. EVANS. GEO. T. COOKE. August 30, 1851. 86 OLD AXES MADE NEW. THE Subscriber begs leave to inform his friend? and the public generally that he has taken the stand formerly occupied by Mr. Silas Burns, and that he is prepared to execute any Job in his line as Blacksmith, particularly OLD AXE3 MADE NEW. Havingserved his Apprenticeship with Mr. Burns, he flatters himself that he will perpetuate the character heretofore sustained by that Establishment. My Gaisr Mill is in good order; all Corn brought to it will be strictly and promptly attended to by RALPH M. ANDREW'S. Raleigh, October I, 1851. 887 w6m. Mntnal Insurance Company. THE annual meeting of " The North Carolina Mutu al Insurance Company " will be held at the Office of the Company, in the City of Raleigh, on Tuesday, thel3th day of January next, at 12 o'clock, M., for the purpose of electing a Board of Directors for the ensuing year. JOHN C. PARTRIDGE, Secretary. Raleigh, December I Oth, 1851. 12 Notice. ' Whitestiile, Columbus, Co. N. C. ) Dec. 10, 1851. J A TEACHER WANTED, to take chrr r th I Academy at this place. A Iileral price will be givenf Application win ne made to r . ueorge, Usq., or mysel at this office. J. A. MAUI.TSBY. 898 tf. Ry SAMUEL WARREN, F. R. S. rpHE LILLY AND THE BEE: an Apologue of I the Crystal Palace. ' Keiseiveu this .day by ' I HENRY Dr TURNER. ; :' N. C. Bookstore. Raleigh, November, 1851. 2 A DIGESTED MANUAL of the Acts of the Gen f era! Assembly .of North Carolina, from 'the year 1838 to the ycat 1846, inclusive, omitting all the -Acts . a private and Jocal nature, and aach aa were tempOr , and whose operation baa ceaseed to exist. rs -.' . BY JAMES IREDELL Price tlV50, o r.i-.- .Yvv-WV'Vj ..V-.; .! ; . H,. P. JI7.R,ER.4 m PRODIGIOUS BARGAINS . IN CLOTHS, CASSIMERES, VjeSTINGS, HEAD Y- MADE CL0THINQ ; ; &c, &c; &c The World's Fair is about closing bnt that has nothing to lo with the cheap Goods selling at PROCTER'S.' i. NEW FALL AND WINTER GOODS, FOR 1851V2. . . TffEUCgAKT TAILOR. Successor io the firm of Oliver $r ProcltTi Sign of the R. R. R. R. Doors Open from G o'clock. A. M. to 9 PH. ADMISSION FREE. HAVING purchased out the entire interesf of Tho M. Oliver, in the late firm of Oliver 4. Procter I avail myselt of the very first opportunity to inform the patrons of the said firm of the tact and to solicit from' them the continuance of their support I have just re ceived a beautiful supply of goods, selected by Mr. Oliver, with great rare, from the latest importations, niebracivg Cloths, Cass', meres and Westings if every colour dan grade, Dress-Shirts, Undcr-Slurls Drawers Craveti Handkerchief St Je.y "c. In fact, everything usually kept by Merchant Tailors or Clothiers. I shall he assisted by Mr. Geo. L. Gould,' an experienced Coat cutter, (and a pOpil of Mr. Oliver's in fact, having been Oliver and Procter's coat-cutter1 lor the last fourteen months.) I shall have charge of tho pantaloon's and vest department myself, and I have had exclusive charge of it in the late fiiin for the last fiv J CSi IB Everything will be done that Can be done, (0 give satisfaction and to render the establishment popular with its patrons. Profoundly thankful for the patronage so liberal lv beptowed upon us as a firm, Iball endeavor by assiduou xltention to business and' at desire to pleas to merit its continuance. Isaac Procter. also, ON HAND AND AM RECEIVING, daily, a large assortment of CLOTHING, of everv description and style, of my own and Northern manufacture all of which, being made under my own supervision, I can fully recommend1. j p Rareigh.Oce 24tb, I85x: 103 TO MY FRIENDS AI?D CUSToilLERS IN NORTH CAROLINA. HAVING made arrangements to leave the State, af lufinedt by the first ot December, and having dis posed of my interest to Isaac Procter, (my partner for the last eight years.) I take pleasure in recommending him to those who have stood by me so long, as a gentlemen every way worthy of their confidence and support. I look upon Mr. Procter, wit hoof attempting to dis parage others, and what I say now must be believed, (being totally disconnected with him in business) aa be ing the very best cutter I ever saw. He vrill be assis ted by Geo. L.Gould, a pupil of mine, who has been cutting all the Coats made up lor our customers for the last fourteen months, and has no superior fn that depart ment. I have lelt in the concern all the patterns I bare of my customers scattered all over the State, and the may rely upon being as fairhfolly served, hiving fheir ploths, as wM cut and made, and the qualify of the ma terials just such as would be famished, were The BUG.' present in " propria persona.' I have laboured hard fo build off a business rn North Carolina, and desire that those who have patronised me should continue to uphold my late partner, particular?? when assured by me, that they wrll be as welt served as Ibey were under the administration of Oliver & Procter. THOMAS M. OLIVER, Raleigh. October 23d. 1851. 108 GREENSBOROUGH MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY. PURSUANT to an Act of Incorporation, a Company has been formed under the name and style of" The' Greensborough Mutual Insurance Company," and fully organized by the appointment of the following Officers? JAMES SLOAN, President. S. G. COFFIN, Vice President, PETER ADAMS, Secretary and Treasurer, C. P. MENDENHALL, Attorney. JOHN A. MEBANE,) W. J. MeCONNEL, Executive Com. WM. S, EANKIN, .. ' ; Directors. James Sloan, W. J. McConnel. William S. Rankin. Jed. H. Lindsay, Shubul G. Coffin, William H, Reece, 'I -M I I T t I . , . . . i i " uienu, juun d. meoane, Anarew weatnerly, V. P. Mendcnhall, Lyndon Swaim, Jesse Shelly, Jonathan vv . r leio. This Company has now been in succesful operation for several months, and will take risks noon Dwelling Houses, Stores and other Buildings, Merchandize. Fur niture, Prodnce, &c. The object of this organization i to afford a system of Insurance which shall operate for the mutual benefit of all its members. 1 he peculiar advantages arising from this mode of In' surance is. that the assured pay no more than the actual losses and expenses of the Company, and experience has proved the safety of Mutual Insurance Companies." as well as the great saving to its members ; no stronger argument can be produced in their favor, than the con' fidence which they receive from the entire community, where such Companies are in successful operation. Any information respecting the principle of the Com pany will oe cheerfully furnished by the Secretary, or any of its Agents. : PETER ADAMS, Sec'y. ' Ibe Subscriber, .having been appointed Agent, will receive applications and make surveys to effect Insur ance in said Company, GEORGE T. COOKE, Raleigh, N. C. December5, 1851. - 896 $40,000 STATE RONDS ! Treasdbt Orricx, Raleigh', N. C, ! ' December 9th, 1851. ; ' SEALED PROPOSALS will be received at this Of fice until the 1 1th of January next, for tho r.ir-t... of Forty Thousand Dollars '-wot th of Bonds issued by - .v..u v.ivtMin, I'l-amig iiucicsi av iue raio of six per cent per annum, payable at this Office semi annually, on the first Mondar of Ja principal of $20,000 of which will be payable at the end .A . 9 - . . wi iviciMy j-eari, ana we principal ot the otfeer $20,000 . l- 1 e . iuc triiu ui tea years. , . , ; ),;; '.. j : : i , 1 bese Beds are issued under the authority of, two Acts of the General Assemhlv nt North Pomi;. entitled "An Act to'tneorporate the Fayetteville' aad f ciiern riann noaa iompany, ana tae other ' Aa Act to provide for the payment of the debts of the State.? Persons bidding will please distinguish the' class of Bonds for which they bid, and endorse on their letter Proposals for State Stocka." . .. ( . t t , - ' , . : D: W- COURTS, Pub.Tteaturer '. , Kalrigh. December 8, 185T. ' ii' Jtaleigh Oc Gaston Rail Road. SECOND. INSTALMENT, m At a meeting of the' Board of Directors of , the Raleigh & Gaston Rail Road Company, held at Raleigh, on the SSth ultimo, it was Tcsolved that ah instalment of 20 per cent upon the stock of said Company be called for, payable on the, 1st day of January next, interest to be charged iF'noi paid within ten days thereafter to- the President; Treaaarer' or either of , the Directors of the Raleigh & GaaiWRail Road Company, who are authorised to reciv tli0raami and give recepti therefor ; and that, interest lwovld fee be allowed on all advance payments of stock.-. V'w :t-"--'-.'- 'ivvvi-w.vAss.'-iwdvr&.-v r Raleigh, DeeC 6, 185i: ; ' ' ; Ji-ti. ", i '-Xr'iiui.: :i Job Printing ;vJi,Uy ty Jiiefciited at tfce standard Prlt. '0mea