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RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA, SATURDAY, JANUARY 24, 1852.
THE NORTH CAROLINA STANDARD
Tl L L I A M W. HOLDEN,
EDITOR AND PROPRIETOR.
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verti reasonable reduction will be made to
above ,;ge foy the year. "Advertisements inser-
those who Weeky standard, will also appear in ;
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"Letters to .the Editor must come free of postage.
Saddle and Harness
The undersigned tenders his sin
cere thanks to his friends and num
erous customers, for the very liber
al patronage bestowed on him since j
his commencement in business in
this city, and hopes by a stiict and
-J" ."G merit a Continuance Of their favors. '
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Fire, he nas . ' , , ,J
.:n.. Strpol. in reuic ivuw. uu uuui ouuui ji r
p. cud's Drug Store, where he will eontinue to conduct !
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his business as iiereiutuit;. iibviuij m uia ciupiuv uits
best workmen the country can produce, and the best ma
terials, he is prepared to make to order any and every
article manufactured in his line of business, with fidelity
All kinds of repairing also done promptly.
The following comprises a list of goods constantly kept
on hand, and which shall be sold at prices to suit the
Gentlemen's best plain and stitched Saddles, Spanish
ditto all kinds, Somerset and shafted ditto, full quilted
niniili and Washington Covered ditto, common Sad'
dies reat variety, Ladie's Saddles all kinds, Boy's and
Coach, Bu"gie and Stage Harness; Waggon and Car
Harnesses, all kinds; Saddle Bags, Briddlesand Martin
gales, all kinds ; Trunks and Traveling Bags, BufTaloe
robes: Coach, Buggie and Riding Whips, all kinds;
W'aon. Planter's and Drover's ditto ; Skirting Harness,
Ba" and Bridle Leather, Sheep and Hog Skins, Sad
dle Trees, Girth and Straining Webb, Enameled and
Stirrup Irons and Bridle Biits, all kinds and Patterns;
Coach, Gig and Buggie Harness Mounting, all Patterns;
in fact! all articles usually kept in a regular Saddlery
Store can be had here.
C. W. D. HUTCHINGS.
Ruleigh. January 1. 1851. 17 tf. .
uTnovelty iron works.
rpO my old friends and the public generally, I am
pleased to say, that I am now prepared at my new
Establishment, the Novelty Works, to execute' in tfc
very best manner. Locomotive and Stationary Engines,
Saw and Grist Mills, Mill Gearing, Machinery of every
description. Iron and Brass Castings in every variety,
Screw Cutting, of any desired length and calibre; having
the most improved machinery for the purpose to be found
JVorih or South.
I employ none but the very best workmen, and ex
pect to put out none but the very best work.
The Novelty Works are under the exclusive manage
ment of 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 anvthingin the above line of business, as I challenge
the World to produce a finer STEAM ENGINE or a
better MILL than can be purchased at my establish
ment. I am now manufacturing several large arid small
for Saw Mills to whi'-h, and to my facilities for Manu
facturing them, I would respectfully, call the attention
of the public.
All Communications must be post-paid and directed
to SILAS BURNS.
November 14, 1851. 4
FRESZI DRUGS, JTIEDICIX ES, &C,
WILLIAMS, HAYWOOD, & CO.,
ARE now receiving large additions to
their stock of
Drugs, Medicines, Chemicals,
PAINTS, OILS, DYESTLrF"KS,
llndoic Glass, I'erfhtnery, He, &'c
fro n the most reliable Houses in the Northern Cities,
which have been purchased with an eye single to their
pur.ty, and are offered for sale at such prices and on
such terms as shall compare favorably with any house
in the State.
Physicians, Country Merchants, and Dealers gener
ally, wilt do well to give us a call before purchasing,
feelin assuieii we spall not fail to please both in point
of price and quality.
Orders prmnptly attended to, and particular attention
given to packing and forwarding. .
Family Medicines and Prescriptions compounded at
all hours ofihe day and night, by a competent person
w'th neatness and despatch.
We tender our most sincere thanks to the citizens of
Raleigh and the surrounding country for the long and
liberal palronaire we have received, and trust bv untir-
ngzual and energy to please in the prosecution of our
uusiness, to merit its continuance.
RMeigh, April 28 1851. 49
THE VARIETY STORK!
North of Yarbrough's and opposite Lawrence's Hotel,
R A LEIGH, . C.
ft 81 RECEIVED and for sale at the lowest cash
J prices, the following articles, to-wit :
3 Barrels of Markers).
do. New Lard,
do. Irish Potatoes,
do. Assorted Crackers,
do. Pulverized Sugar,
do. Clarified do.
do. Crushed do.
800 lbs. Goshen Butter,
800 " Cheese,
Rio, Laguira, and Java Coffee,
Sperm, Adamantine and Tallow Candles,
5000 Black Principe Cegars, Regalia, Havana,
&c. &c, &c. Ac-
January 2, 1852. 18 tf.
Something Nice! Just Received.
1 SO GALS- of lbe 1est Cherry-stone OYSTERS
i y spiced, put up in one gallon tins, and warrant
ee to keep six months.
1 would just say here, that I have made an arrange
ment with a gentleman on the Eastern Shore of Virginia
o keep me supplied with them ; and the citizens may
assured that I will supply them on the best of terms ;
and those at a distance that may want to buy to sell
gain, have just to send in their orders, and they shall
ttate a handsome profit. L. B. WALKER.
aleigh, Ian. 2, 1852. . 18 '
TL.rfK Warrants and Blank Executions far Clerks,
-"lor sale at the Standard office.
A3uat 6, J851, 80 tfi.
! NEW FALL AND WINTER GOODS,
ISAAC PROCTER, Merchant Tailor, (Successor to
the firm ot Oliver & Procter) having purchased out
the entire interest of Thos. M. Oliver, in the late firm
of Oliver & Procter, I avail myself of the very first op
portunity to inform the patrons of the said firm of the
fact and to solicit from them the continuance of their (
support I have just received a beautiful supply of:
goods, selected by Mr. Oliver, with great care, from'
the latest importations, embracing j
Cloths, Casslmeres and Veslings of every colour dan ,
erode, Dress-Shirts, Under-Shtrts, Drawers., Cravats,
Handkerchiefs, rc, rc.
In fact, everything usually kept by Merchant Tailors
or.Clothiers. I shall be assist d by Mr. Geo. L. Gould,
an experienced Coat cutter, (and a pupil of Mr. Oliver's
in fact, having been Oliver atid Procter's coat-cutter
tnr th A laal Pi 1 1 tf A A n mnntha T ahall tiio a ptia rera nftha
pantaloons and vest department myself, and I have had
exclusive charge of it in the late firm tor the last five
Everything will be done that can be done, to give
satisfaction and to render the establishment popular
wirh rrpaittiiia.,"lf1uRiuiitfty-hMli.al Wii Oil palm jf
so liberally bestowed upon us as a firm, I shall endeavor
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by assiduous attention to business and a desire to please,
,o merit i3 contlnuance.
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, lean
fully recommend. I. P.
Raleigh, Oct 24th, 1851. 103
Ready Made Clothing.
E have just received from one of the largest and
best established Houses in the United States.
rnn nt'tho larossl nrwt hoof naanrtoA fttrwlra Bier hrnlicht
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to rnts uity, a arocc tnac wouia lavoraoiy compare wuu
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the Custom Work ot any Establisnment in the Union,
'which we are instructed to sell at unprecedented low
prices, and to which we invite the attention of Country
Merchant, citizens of Raleigh.'the surrounding Coun
try, and Members of the next General Assembly, and ask
them to call and examine our Stock before purchasing
elsewhere, as we are determined to. sell at prices that
will defy competition.
Country Merchants need have no fears of finding us
with a broken assortment? as we shall continue to have
large additions throughout the Season.
In addition to the above, we have a full assortment of
fine Shi rts, Jenny Li nd and other patterns, together with
bilk. 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, IS .05 840 w tf.
TO COTTON PLANTERS.
4 T HAND
J Gunny and Hemp Bagging, 44 inches wide
Bale Rope and Twine.
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 white Wool Hats,
75 Point and Duffie Blankets,
For sale low bv
No, 9, Fayetteville St.
Raleigh Oet. 6, 1851. 97
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-stonedinner-setts,
tea-setts, and cups and saucers as fine as .ever
brought to this Citv.
Also. GROCERIES of every description. MUSI
CAL INS! RUMEN TS,5e.c., which will be sold low
for cash .
Just Receivsd, a fresh supply of CONFECTIONA
RIES. Thankful for past favors, she solicits a continuance of
Raleieh, Sept. 12lh, 185L 90 y.
A ND e
xamine that lot ot lxrjw a.u uri.iim-
FUL CLOTHING, just arrived.
Fine Blue, Black, Brown, Green, and Olive Frock
and Dress Coats, at unprecedented low prices.
Cheap Frock, Sack, and Over Uoats. of every price
Paletot Frocks and Over Coats, an entirely new and
beautiful article, pronounced by all the most tasteful
garment of the season.
Any or all of which will be sold extremely low lor
cash, or on usual terms to punctual customers.
Raleigh, Nov. 21. 1851. 6
TO THE TRAVELLING PUBLIC.
THE subscriber is now running a two-horse Hack
from Gaston to Garysburg. about 17 miles, in con
nection with the Portsmouth ltoad, so tnat travellers go
ing North can be accommodated in the promptest mane
ner, as this line is also in connection with the Baltimor
boats. The Hack leaves Gaston immediately on the ar
rival of the Raleigh train.
Travellers will save $2 by this route, and go about
six hours ahead of the present arrangements.
W. R. PEPPER, Agent.
December 29, 1851. 16 3m.
LAW SCHOOL At H1LLSBOBO', I. C.
THE next Session of this Institution will commence
on Thursday the 15th of Januaiy next, and continue
until June following:.
A Moot Court will be holden once in each week.
Text books can be had here at the prices charged by
E. J. Hale & Son. of Favetteville.
Board can be had in good families in town and in the
immediate neighborhood upon reasonable terms.
J. L. BAILEY.
December 30th, 1851. 16 1m.
THE Ladies are respectfully invited to call and ex
amine a new and varied assortment of rich and equal
Tori.Piann Fortes, made bv the best Manufacturers in
the United States, (Bonnell, Davis & Co.) We chal
TURNER'S N. G. BOOK STORE.
T c Alan a fine lot of Piano Stools, and the latest
assortment of new Sheet Music, the most fashionable of
Raleigh, Jan 16, 1851.
Rnnt and Shoe Manufactory.
T irn. TJEPKIN would respectfully announce to the
jJcitrzen8 of Raleigh and the surrounding country,
that he still continues to carry on the above business, in
all its branches, at Mr. Woltenng's Hardware btore.
Thankful for the liberal patronage heretofore received,
I assure the public that I will give universal satisfaction
to those who entrust me with their work.
HENRY A. DEPKIN.
Raleigh, Jan. 9, 1853. 19
Music and Piano.
JUST RECEIVED, at the North CaroIU
na Music Store, 2,000 pieces of new and
elegant Music, among which may be found
the songs of Miss Catharine Hayes, with correct
MthoTi-HDhs of the Swan of Erin." Also, the Bloomer
Waltzes and Polkas, with splendid colored vignettes of
the Bloomer; also, Passadita, &c.
K. W. PETERSILIA.
September 26, 1851. l tf.
BY EnochJPowell, P- D., Prof, in the Theologica
Seminary, Bangor, Maine.
For sale by
H. D. TURNER.
October 16, 1851.
A LOT of Thomastown
t to bar
J Just to hand
W. H. & R. S. TUCKER.
MUTUAL INSURANCE COMPANY,
RALEIGH, If. 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 gTades of property embraced in its ope
rations. The following persons have been elected Director
and 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
jVashington, James Sloan, Greensborough, John Cox,
TTTenton, Joshua1 lioner, "Salein," Joseph H. Poof?
Elizabeth City, Michael Brown, Salisbury, Alexander
Mitchell, Newbern, W. N. H. Smith, Murfreesborough,
H. B. Williams, Charlotte, John B. Barrett, Milton, and
A. T. Sumray, 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, Jan. 13, 1852. . 21
mutual inrsunAnrcE 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. McCONNEL, Executive Com.
WM. S. KANKIN, )
James Sloan, W. J. McConnel, William S. Rankin,
Jed. H. Lindsay, Shubal G. Coffin, William H. Reece,
Tyre Glenn, John B. Mebane, Andrew Weatherly, C.
P. Mendcnhall, Lyndon Swaim, Jesse Shelly, Jonathan
This Company has now been in succesful operation
for several months, and will take risks upon Dwelling
Houses, Stores and other Buildings, Merchandize, Fur
niture, Produce, &c. The object of this organization is
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 creat 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 iu successful -operation.
Auy information respecting the principles of the Com
pany will te cheerfully furnished by the Secretary, or
any of its Agents. PETER ADAMS, Sec'y.
The Subscriber, .having been appointed Agent, will
receive applications and make surveys to effect Insur
ance in said Company.
GEORGE T. COOKE,
Raleigh, N. C. .
December 5, 1851. 896
Mutual Life Insurance Company
OFFICE It A LEIGH, N. C.
THIS Company continues to insure the lives of ali
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
jds their value.
Dr. Chas. E. Johnson, President,
Wm. D. Haywood, Vice President,
James F. Jordan, Secretary,
Win. 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,
April 28, 1850. 51-
SAMUEL H. MARKS'
WHOLESALE CANDY MANUFACTORY,
AND WAREHOUSE FOR
Fruits, Cigars, Fancy Articles, dec.
THE subscriber would respectfully call attention
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 will
be enabled to offer every week to the trade fresh supplies
of Northern and Malaga Fruits of the most recent im
portation. A call is earnestly soncitea
r w c a iur i
SAM'L. H. MARKS.
Petersburg, Oct 23, 1851.
'iHE undersigned offers his services as Agent for the
1. transaction of any business in the City of Raleigh,
at the Public Departments, the Banks, Insurance Offi
He may be found, at the office of the Secretary of
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State. All letters aaaresseu 10 aim win oe prompuy at
tended to, and his charges will be moderate andsitis
factory. - RUFUS H. PAGE.
Gov. D. S. Rsid, Wm. Hill, -Sec'y- State, D. W. Courts,
Pub. Treas. Wm. J. Clarke, Comp't. of State, E.
B. Freeman, Clerk Sup Court, Geo. W. Mordecai,
Prest. of Bank of the State, Wm. H. Jones, Cash'r.
Bank of Cape Fear, W. W. Vass, Treas. if. 4- G.
Raleigh. Dec, 18, 1851. 14 tf
At Evan's & Cooke's,
-7"OU will find a beautiful assortment of
i Staple u liu jraucy rj uwwus,
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E mbracing every aru-ie uauui iu uiy uuuua owico.
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
linf. We are ever grateful for past favors, and beg a
continuance of the same.
xi. Lm. tiVAna,
GEO. T. COOKE.
Augnst 30, 1851. 86
t t .u ;n,iaVtfl to the firm of R. Tucker & Son
, ron nested to come forward and make payment,
n longer indulgence cannot be given. -
December 9Q, 185J. 9
LEATHER FOR FALL TRADE,
AT WHOLESALE AND RETAIL.
WE respectfully announce to our friends and the
trade, generally, that we have determined to spare
no efforts on our part to give Petersburg a Leather and
Finding Establishment, whose stock shall compare favor
ably with that of any house, North or South. We are
receiving from the importers and mariufactureis of the
Northern Cities one ef the largest and best selected
stocks we have ever known in this market,- and we pledge
ourselves to sell our goods as low as any South of New
York, and many articles as low, if not lower, than they
are to be had, even there, as we have now in full opera
tion a large and well arranged Tannery, from which wc
shall be receiving Leather regularly.
We have also Brogans of our own manufacture, which
we warrant a superior article.
Also, Shoemakers' Tools and Lasts, together with
many other articles usually found in similar establish
meats, all or which will be sold in accordance with the
above statement; and the only .way we can prove this, is
for purchasers to come and examine for themselves, and
we shall be content to abide the result. '
F. A. & R. H. FORD, -
--' . ? No.-ST-.-Old Street,'
opposite B. P. Harrison's Saddlery.
Petersburg, August 13, 1851. 83 tf.
MARBLE WORK AND IRON RAILINGS.
No. 360 Market-Street, Philadelphia,
Furnish all kinds of Jflarble Work,
MANTELS, MONUMENTS, TOMBS, &C,
At the most reasobable rates, and work w J ranted equal
i'o any house in the Union.
Corner of Rroad & Coates Streets,
ALL KINDS OF IRON RAILINGS,
for Enclosures, Balconies, Verandahs, ana any
hMJVCY JRO.y WORK,
On the most reasonable terms. Orders attended to with
September 27, 1851. 94 6m
A. D. STITH,
Agent, Commission Merchant and Dry Goods
Broker, New, York.
TENDERS his services to the Merchants, Planters,
and citizens of the Southern States, and will attend
to any business in his line either in the sale of Produce
or Merchandize, or the purchase of Dry Goods, Groceries,
Hardware, Crockery, Shoes, Hats, Furniture, Carriages,
Musical and Agricultural instruments, Bagging Rope,
Drugs, Medicines, &c. He flatters himself as a purchaser
of goods for Southern Merchants, his experience will en
able him to give entire satisfaction to the Merchants who
may entrust to him their orders.
His Excellency Charles Manly, Raleigh.
William Hill, Secretary of State, do
G. W. Mordecai, Pres't B'k of State, do
Dr. J. O. Watson, Pres't Mu. In. Co., do
B. F. Moore, Esq., Attorney Gen., do
Matthew Shaw Esq., Washington.
Hon. J. R. J. Daniel, Weldon.
Andrew Joy ner, Esq., do
R. H. Lewis, Esq., Greensborough, Ala.
Raleigh,-February 6, 1850. 796
MILTON FACTORY AND MILL.
f-i , a J. B. Barrett & J. D IVewsom,
fj t b Having purchased Mr. Thomas W. Holden's
If L i I interest in the Milton Cotton Factory and Millf
dLS Lands, Tenements, and debts due the Firm c.
Barrett, Newsom and Holden, will continue the Manufac
turing and Milling business.
They aso now putting in operation a set of Woolen
Machinery, for the purpose of manufacturing
it a i j-j .a noons,
and will also have two good CARDING MACHINES
in order the ensuing season, which will not only afford a
market for the sale of Woo, but enable planters to get
Domestic Woolens, Cotton Cioods,
and also Wool Rolls of the first quality.
They have in their employment the most experienced
mechanics, and will endeavor to merit public putronage.
BARRETT & NEWSOM.
Milton. March 25, 1851. 41 tf.
North Carolina Book Store.
HENRY D. TURNER has for sale the Supreme
Court Reports, 40 volumes, uniform sets, or single
vblumes; Iredell's Digest, 3 volumes; Swaim's Justice
and Form Book ; Iredell's Manual ; Swaim's Executor.
Also, at greatly reduced prices, in quantities or by re
tail, a complete assortment of School Books, Music
Books, Blank Books, Stationery, and Fancy Articles;
Juvenile and Toy Books ; all the new publications as
soon as issued ; the Standard Publications in every de
partment of Literature, Arts and Science, and in every
language, ancient or modern.
Book Binding, in every variety, promptly executed,
in the neatest manner.
. Select Garden Seeds every variety warranted fresh
at)d good selected from the most approved Seedsmen
and Gardeners in the Northern country..
Raleigh, January 9, 1852. 18
OLD AXES MADE NEW.
THE Subscriber begs leave to inform his friends 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 AXES MADE NEW. Having served
his Apprenticeship with Mr. Burns, he flatters himself
that he will perpetuate the character heretofore sustained
by that Establishment.
My Grist Mill is in good order; all Corn brought to
it will be strictly and promptly attended to by
RALPH M. ANDREWS.
Raleigh, October 1, 185 K 887 w6m.
IMPORTATIONS FOR SFMING,
M. L. HALLOWELL, & CO.
IMPORTERS OF SILKS AND FANCY GOODS,
No. 143 Market Street,
RESPECTFULLY invite North Carolina Mer
chants to examine their very extensive stock of
Goods ; selected with great care, and purchased for cash.
January 15, 1852. 18 2mp.
GUNN'S DOMESTIC MEDICINE, or Poor Man's
Friend, in the hours of affliction, pain and sickness,
a safe and reliable guide. This book points out in plain
language, free from doctor's terms, the disease's of men,
women, and children,, and the latest and most improved
means used in their cure, and is intended expressly for
he benefit of families. For sale by
H. D. TURNER,
Jan. 10, 1852. N. C. Bookstore.
riHE FAMILY SCHOOL, heretofore carried on in
I Warren County, near Littleton, North Carolina,
has (been transferred to Ridgeway, in the same County,
agreeably to an arrangement with the Trustees of the
Ridgeway Academy. J. D'B. HOOPER.
January 12, 1852. 902 2w.
Weekly Register, two insertions.
'"HE REV. W.
HOOPER, besides his classes
1 young Ladies, has under his instuction a small class
of boys, learning ' Bullions' s Latin Reader," and would
be willing to take several others of the same advance
ment, January 3, 1852. 18 3t
EL. HARDING & CO. have taken a Store
. in connection with Col. C. W. D. Hutchings, on
Fayetteville Street, next door to W. L. Pomeroy's Book
Store, where they will be pleased to see their friends and
customers. E. L. HARDING & CO.
Raleigh, January 6th, 1858. 18
MACCARONI, another supply just received and for
W. H. &'R. 8. TUCKER.
NEW SHOE STORE.
H. O. GULL, begs leave to inform the citi
zens of Raleigh and its vicinity, that he is now
receiving the largest assortment of
BOOTS, SHOES, VALICES, BONNET BOXES,
TRUNKS, CARPET-BAGS, SATCH
ELLS, &c, &.C,
hat 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
do do do do do do half do.
do Black thick and thin sole whole Gaiters,
do do do do hit If do.
do do do do Morocco Gaiters,
do do and Bronze do do Bootees,
do do thick and thin sole do Excelsiors,
do Bronz do do do.
do Black do Kid and Morocco Parodies,
do- do do Enamelled Jenny Lind.
do Green, Bronze, and light colored Morocco Bus
kins. do do do
t dr -TSTacR girl anoflroceb Tltfpei
1 . UUCTa
do do do . Ties,
do do do Walking Shoes,
do Black Kid and Morocco Buskins, thick and thin
do. Over Shoes, a nice article,
do White Kid Slippers, a superior article,
A beautiful article of White Kid Gaiters daily. expected.
Misses' BLue. Green, Bronze, aud light colored Prunel
do Black thick and thin sole do.
do Blue, Green, Bronze, and light colored Missess
do Black thick and thin sole do.
do do Morocco a rrd Goat BuskiBS,
do do do Slippers,
do Goat nd Boarded Bootees,
Children's black, blue, green, bronze, and light col'ed.
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,
All of the above can be had at exceedingly low
prices, for Cash, at the RALEIGH SHOE HOUSE,
on Fayettevi lie-street, opposite the Post Office, and se
cond door below Mr. Pomeroy's Book Store.
N. B Country Merchants visiting this place will dry
well to give me a call, as they can be supplied on rea
Raleigh, December 5. 185t. 10
"VJ"OW receiving at the North Carolina Music Store
XI a splendid assortment of Pianos from the celebra
ted Factory of Knabe & Gaehle, Baltimore, who re
ceived the first Premiums three years in succession, in
1848, 1849 and 1850, at their annual Exhibition of the
State of Maryland.
Comprising 6f Octaves, Either as Rosewood or Mahog
any, Built in an Entire Iron Frame.
Grand Piano, in a modern style, handsome
wood, .... $ 65C
" " with carved ornaments, from
$700 to 1000
Square Piano, splendid carving, ornamented
style, - - Drawing, No. 2,
" " Gothic
style, - " . 3,
square cor. case, ogee Tablets,
on a large fash stand,
of superior wood,
" " hollow cornered
Tablets, on a scroll stand, "
. i on
modern legs, - " " 7-8,
" " square cor. case, Goth, pattern
Tablet and ectog. legs, - " " 9,
" " hollow " " plain Tablet,
and octogan legs, " " 7-8,
" " square " plain legs,
Comprising 6 J Octaves, entire Iron Frame.
" " fashionable style case, orna
mented with mouldings, - -
" " hollow cornered case, and 8 cor
nered ogee legs, -
" " square cornered case, gothic
Tablets, legs to match, - - - -Co
'uprising 6 Octaves, Iron Plate and Bar,
" " hollow cornered jase, on a scroll
stand, Drawing, Ao. 5, ...
' " on turned
legs, - -
" " square " " fancy Ta
blet, legs to match, .
Drawings of the above numbers can be seei at the
Music Store, or when desired any number cat) be sent
to persons wishing to examine.
DRAWING AND PAINTING.
Bristol Board, superior quality, Albums, Tinted Board,
Fabers Pencils, Tinted drawing paper, Canvass in the
piece and on stretchers, various sizes, Paints, Oils, Var
nish, Brushes, Paletts, Palett knives, Palett cups, Maul
sticks, black and white Crayonsl &c , &c in short eve
ry tbing necessary for these tasteful and beautiful ac
Piano Covers, Gutta Percha figured and plain lined
with cioth, in order to secure the Piano against the damp
ness of the atmosphere, a new and splendid article.
A choice selection of new and popular Music this dav
received, and for sale by K. W. PETERSILIA.
Raleigh. January 5th, 185S. 18
FALL STOCK, 1851.
aa THE attention of my friends and Dealers, gener-
ally, is invited to my assortment of
Foreign and Domestic Medicines, Paints, Oils,
Perfumery, Vye Stuffs, He.,
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 bo 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
Successor to Messrs. Oliver & Proctor,
A Fresh Supply of those beautiful
WINTER FROCK AND OVER-COATS,
Also, a variety of
All of which are selling very cheap.
Raleigh, Dec. 20, 1851. 14
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 sell
at the very lowest prices, in order to close out the en
tire stock, to make roon for further supplies.
A. B. STITH, & 60.
Raleigh, Pecomber 20, 1851. 14-
LITERARY Reminiscences, from the Autobiography
1 of an English Opium Eater, by Thomas De Quin
cey, 2 vol. At H. D. TURNER'S.
N. C. Bookstore
By JTis Excellency, DAVID S; REH), Governor
. of the Stale of North Carolina.
-VT-THEREAS, It has been represented ro me thaf
W Timothy Smith, John Epperson and William'
Humpston, did lately, inlhe County of Sampson in this
Stated murder ons MlLTON M AT HIS We of tho Coon
ty aforesaid, and that the said Timothy Smith, John
Epperaon and William Humpston bate fled from jus
tice and probably escaped beyond the limits ofthis State.
JMOW, to ine cna uiai i imuiuj buihu,.iii "it"
nt William Hnmoston mav be arrested and brought to-
trial for said offence, 1 do hereby issue this my procla
mation, offering a reward ot 1 liree hundred dollars ror
their annrehension and delivery to the Sheriff of Iho'
said County of Sampson, or one hundred dollars for the
apnrehension and delivery ot any one oi inem Nine
NodescriDtion has been Sorwarded tothis Department.-
but the aforesaid persons are represented to have been
members or, or in some way connected with a Circus
Company, know nas" Johnson &. Co. People's Cireur
, uiven under my nanu ana me ureai seat
of the State of North Carolina, at the City
of Raleigh this, the 24th day ot December,-
A. D., 1851.
By the Governor,
DAVID S. REIDv
Thomas Settle, Jr.. Private Secretary.
December 24th, 1851. 16 Ct.
GOODS AT WHOLESALE.
KAHNWELLER & BROTHER, respectfully in-r
form Merchants, Planters and others, that they
are prepared to supply any amount of DRY GOODS,
READY MADE CLOTHING, BOOTS, SHOES,
&c, on the most favorable terms. They can success
fully compete with any southern market, s all will find
We have the late Reading Room expressly fitted up
for the wholesale business.
WHnwvgton, Nov. 13, 1S51-. 8 6t.
JOSIAH W ELL S ,
Groeer and! Commission Merchant,
I TWILLS' orders-for Groceries af low prices, and giver
his best attention to the sales of Flour, Cotton, To
bacco, and other produce cohsrgned to him.
Norfolk, Dec. 4, 1851. 12 6m.
HURRAH FOR NORTH" CAROLINA
Home Industry must Succeed" T
Iain now prepared to manufacture DOOR LOCKS
with mineral Knobs, for 65 cents a piece, warrant
ed ; also, LOCKS up to M50.
Also, MACHINERY made to order ; and filo-culting,
new and old. Old files made as good as new.
m JOSEPH WOLTERING.
Raleigh. Sept. 13th 185K 90- ly
NEW hulled Buckwheat Flour,
Superior Ohio Butter, Goshen Cheese,
Ohio Hams of Bacon, (excellent quality,?
Fine dried Beef, Buffalo Tongues,
Irish Potatoes, Prunes and Lindles-,
Gayer and common Raisins, Currents and Citron,
Rhine Wines, together with a choice assortment of
TOYS Sf FJkXCY ARTICLES.
for sale low at F. MAHLER'S.
At the R. & G. R. R. Depor.
December 23. 1851 . 899
"VfAZARINE and Skv-Blue Marinos,
i. l Super White and Mode Col'dJo.,
Rose, Dark G'reew, Pen Green and Cherrv Co
An additional supply of -Imndsome. Ribbon,
White and Col'd Paris Kid Gloves,
Embroidering Braids, Sic, &c.
W. H. & R. . TUCKET?,
WuiTEsru-iK, Columbus, Co. N. C.
Dec. Kl, 1851. )
TEACHER WANTED, to take charge of the
Academy at this place. A liberal price will be givenf
Application will be made to F. George, Esq., or mysel
at this office.
J. A. MAUJ.T8UK.
EE. HARDING, & Co. Would inform
.their friends and customers that they can be found
for a few days in a room over Messrs. Evans & Covke's
Stojc. Call at the far-famed and world-wide renowned
Estalishment of E. L. H . &. Co.. and net the best bar.
gains-, as heretofore.
December 10, 1851. 14 tfl
SAVAGE AND MEARE8,
WllMISCTOX, N. C.
August 12, 1851. 81 ly.
Casli for 10,0000 Bnstaelg of Charcoal,
TJJJ I am always in want, and always pay the very
highest prices. Old Iron always in demand at
fair price at the
Raleigh, N. C. 44!.
By tue Autbor of " Sam Slick."
ULE AND MISRULE of the English in Am
liy Judge Halliburton.
For sale by
II. D, TURNER,
N. C. Bookstore,
Raleieh, Nov.. 1851
By SAMUEL WARREN, F. R. S.
THE LILLY AND THE BEE:. an Apologue of
the Crystal Palace. Received this day by
HENRY D. TURNER.
N. C. Bookstore.
' Raleigh, November, 1851. 2
A DIGESTED MANUAL of the Acts of the Gen
eral Assembly of North Carolina, from the year
1838 to the year 1846, inclusive, omitting all the Act
of a private and local nature, and such as were tempor
ary, and whose operation has ceasced to exist.
BY JAMES IREDELL Price Si 50.
H. D. TURNER.
Turner's North Carolina. Almanac.
PUBLISHED and sold Wholesale and Retail, I.y
HENRY D. TURNER,
Raleigh, 1851. ; If. C. Book Store.
PRICE $ 1,75 Cents. Swallow Barn, ot 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.
THE Subscriber has recently supplied himself with a
full ard varied assortment of the best and most fashion
ableJob 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.
Notice to Debtors.
E L. HARDING & CO. design closing their pres
. ent business as speedily as possible, and request
all those that are indebted to come forward and settle,
either by Cash, Bond or Note.
Rafcigh; January gth, 1852. 1 8
W EDDING Cake Boxes. One gross for sale by
H. D. TURNER.
N. C. Book Store.
' Raleigh, January 1st, 1862. 17t