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I that which ii may exercise over the stairs
with views of general policy. That cla i«*
invests Congress with a complete dnmi
ttion over the District, in addition to, or
involving and blended with the other enu
merated nr general powers of Congress,
which it was intended to assist and lortify.
As this dominion Hows from the same
source with every other power possessed
by the government of the union, as it is
executed hy the same Congress, as it was
frested for the common good and for
Universal purposes—it is impossible that
it should not tie of equal obligation
lirougout the union in its effets, and con
lequences, with any power whatever,
known to-llic constitution.
The government of the United States
is a government of enumerated powers,all
of which are upon the same level. The
ipower to raise and support armies (with
all its dependant powers ) may be of
higher dignity than the power to legislate
'over the scat of the general government,
but it js not ot greater force or more bind
ing upon the states or the people.
The power to raise and support ar
mies inuy and almost always will operate
|inore expansively, hut legislation over
laud lor the District of Columbia may in
the progress of its consequences, reach
ins far as legislation for military objects,
and when it does so, will he of equivalent
efficacy. If Congress hatl deeisrtl it ex
pedient, it might have established this
lottery directly, instead of authorizing it
by a substitute, and might have after
wards applied the avails (so as to hind the
states) to this improvement of the district.
Had it doiic so, who can doubt that the
tickets might have becu sold in each ol
the United States, and yet where is the
difference in the substance of the thing,
and in common sense between the two
cases ? Where can be the difference whe
ther Congress exercise their power directly
theinsolves, or authorize others to exer
cise it (or them i It is still in either case
their power and authority which is acting.
It will be admitted hy every body tlint it
is in the nature ot a lottery tV*at *tlie tick
ets must be sold, and that they must he
(its they always arc) transferable from
fraud to baud by sale, aud it results from !
1 lie interest every citizen of the United
States has in that which is well establish- |
evl or created for general purposes, under I
the anihnritv ot Cnnvress and within tint I
1 scope ot the constitution timt he is on- I
tilled to avail himself of what is so estab
lished or created ; but surely a slate law
which forbids a citizen to sell or buy a
ticket in a lottery well established under
tiie authority of the Union, within the
scopeoftlic constitution, and for national
purposes, trespasses upon the right of I lie
citizen as far as it goes, interferes with
the general purposes for which the lolteiy
ia established, and changes the qualities
of the ticket by impairing that saleable
and transferable tnculiy to which it owes
its value, and without w hich the lottery
itself may be wholly defeated, ami must
be greatly injured and delayed. It would
indeed be a strange a-tomaly, if wlial
Congress had created, or authorized to
be created in a valid manner, ami- which
entirely derives its capacity ol answering
the general purposes lor which it was so
created from its faculty of being sold ami
transferred, could be considered ami
treated by a state as the subject of a cri
Yniufti traffic, or, in other words, it a citi
zen could be punished by a state for sell*
ing or buying that which Congress had,
lor the purpose ol being bought and sold,
sent, or caused to be sent into the market
ol the Union, conformably to amt under
the sanction of the constitution, and lor
tt national object.
11 a lottery ticket li»9 a lawful origin
under (lie constitution of the Union, it h
a lawful lottery ticket wherever the power
of the Union is acknowledged. The pow
croft he Union constitutionally executed,
knows no locality within the bounds ot
the Union, and can encounter no geo
graphical impediments. Its march is
through the union, or it i9 nothing but a
name. The slates have no e\istence rela
tively 1o the effect of the powers delegat
ed fo’Congress, save only where llreir
assent or instrumentality is required or
permitted by the constitution itself. In
every other case the effect olconstitution
a I congressional legislation iscommenstw
ft wiiii uuiitu iuhi simt*
D iation in opposition to it is but a shadow.
f Nor is there any danger to Ire apprehend
ed from allowing to congressional legists
1 fion with regard 10 the district of Colum
bia, its fullest effects. Congress is res
ponsible to the states and to the people
for that legislation, it is in truth the
legislation of the states and the people
over a district placed under fheir control
for their own benefit, not for that of the
district except as the prosperity of flic
district is involved in and is necessary to
lh« general advantage. The slates or the
yF people can only resist the natural effect of
suCli legislation by resisting the exercise
of their own sovereignty created upon
lrigh inducements of constitutional policy.
A case of this sort bears no resemb
lance to that of one state repelling within
>'»« limits by penal sanction the effect of
the laws of any other state upon consid
erations of local expedience, or otherwise.
What on such occasions, one state may
properly and regularly do with regard to
the; laws of another state, it is not fit to
discuss in this place ; but whatever it
way itoon such occasions there is no a
flaiogy between those and the present
Ia state that repels the effects of the laws
of another state within its territory is
uo party to those laws.It has no
direct interest in them. It did not as
aist in making them immediately or
derivatively or constructively. It can
j . not assist in repealing or modifying them.
But here the law is its own law, as* being
a member of the Union although irrevoc
able by it, without tne concurrence of
others. The effect is for its own advan
tage hi the eye of the constitution. It can
contribute to revoke the law by its repre
sentatives in Congress, and it is bound
by the constitutions! grant ol power, in
virtue of which it has been enacted, since
it participated in that grant, as in every
other grant of power to the government
of the Union.
■* Upon the whole, we are ol opinion, that
the legislature of no individual state in
the Union can constitutionally prohibit
the sale of tickota in the lotteries estab
lished in the City of Washington under
the authority of Congress.
(Signed) YVM. PINKNEY, Md.
f’intimien—You really moat pardon my gar
Entity, and forgive, my intruding myself onei
more on your notice. It is now nearly twe
years since I had the pleasure of first ad
diming you ....Yen t'.;n did ror thr fa
vor of untieing ami insetting tny Inralir*- '
lions hi your Enquirer, on the subject of j
Mic then existing, ami still rising unpoi
tauce ol' llie distiirt situated at the head ot
James Uiver. ’J lien content* occurred very
Idrcildy to my recollection, when I perused
a paragraph in the Enquirer, 1 helirve.staling
the increasing value of the trade to Richmond,
Petersburg, Arc. Nor has it now loss forcibly
occurred, on a perusal of a p.uagrapli iu the ,
Enquirer, of the Jftiil ultimo. The good sense j
dominant in that part of the article.depiecat»
mg the high price ol tobacco, is uui less wor
thy or attention, than in iiiat pan whi< h
alludes to the high prire of provisions, and
asserts that had a proper.altention been paid in
the dealing rivers and opening roads, a decid
ed advantage would non arise. I would beg
to usk, why have not toads occupied the at*
lentinii of your Legislattiie, while so much
attention has hcen paid to livers? The one
may be made to carry your commerce every
where, ami where it* effort*.elf-cts and bcudits
have never been witnessed—tbe other will but
carry it into ail already crowded.il not chunk
ed up channel. You have spent money on die
Roanoke— Chi bonn ! You have voted money
to open the Kanawha. Koigive iny vanity
when I call your attention to wliat 1 said in
1613. Permit ine to ask you to re poruse(did
I d.«re, 1 would say re-pruitjmy observations,
and test their justice by expeiieure. Was I,
or was I not correct iu pronouncing, iItu*, with
a due admiiiistiation of the energies and
means ol Virginia, James River might be al
most made a rival to ltie lluJson. 1 mil still
convinced she wants but roads so to become
1 wanted then to enforce the ptopridy ot mak
ing roads, with a view to tins object; and l
think I suggest* d, that it would have been far
belter tor Virginia to have expended the mo
ney she spent on the Roanoke, on a road to
intercept the produce trout the higher conii
nes, and lead it lo James river, than to exhaust
it oil a scheme that might benefit. Norfolk, but
crrluinly would New \ork. A load would
have opened all tlie wealthy and fertile dts
liicls ol North Catoliua lo the impelling and
expoiting commerce ol James liver; and, it
North Carolina had. as in all probability she
would, have continued the road, there u little
doubt but that produce, cotton lor instance,
could be coiivexed more cheaply lnun Chat
lotle, N. C. lo Petersburg,than to Charleston.
All travellers agree that in travelling north
ward one dollar would go as far as two iu a
soul!.rut direction. Hri.cc, I never can cee.se
to consider lVt* isbine but as the pert of N.
Catolitta ; tbe schemes of all her scheturrs, uun
ubstun'i ; anil they abound.
1‘crmit im-again to invite your attention to
a consideration ol the railway qmrstioi.
Since l hud tin; pleasure ot addressing you, I
learn that a new one, limn which tile moie tie
iitcliciul effects Itavu arisen, between Dart
Hi o ii i It 'mil I'lymoulli, t i .■ gl.inu j lias iiiccceilcu
taainnacle. There t* an admirable account >
of them in flees’ Encyclopedia! Phil. J'.tl. vol !
SO, p (10—ait. Kail way. Plates Canals, -t) and- a
lepiiblicatioir ot the article would conic, great
tervice ....l am still conv,need this count!v
mast adopt them. I he telat with which the
New Yoik Canal Ins comni' ticed it* opera
tions, docs not alter my opinion , hut on the
contrary,recent event* tend to coufii m my con
victioti, that utlimutflyit tcillf ill. Had l rout), or
you, sirs. possessed icistm , I would enlarge .»
il’.e moral revolution^ and striking politic al ef
fect* likely to arise trom the admirable otgani
zation of the roads in flic eastern and middle
states. If the citizens of those countries want
to embody their opinions oil a question, they
may do it in as many days as the southern
states can in months. In the actual stale of
things,and the excitement on a ceilain point,
muted with their vast jealousy of southern
prosperity, and, tlie hostile leclings of some of
their citizens to southern property, this sub
ject is placed in a most interesting point ot view,
riierelore, I will hope it will call lor and re
ceive the attention ol the Legislature of Vir
ginia, the mam key of .Southern prosperity.—
The ease and iicqueiiry of Communication be
tween lire Canadas and the eastern and niidJIe
states — the constant sojourning* of the wealthy
and luxurious in the former, the total neglect
of the beautiful mountains and sainlii ion*
fountains o! Viigima have often struck me as
sources of the alienation of that feeling, that to
pioscrve the Union must beclierislied. Hence,
1 repeat, that 1 w ill still hope it may excite the
attention of all your members, and effect an
object, much, very innch to be desired.
1 am Sirs, Yours, Acc.
South Carolina.
Schools—Literary Fund, .see.
Messrs. Editors— It any 'iihjrcl claims one ol
your columns, it is tile sit nation of the literary
institutions of our native state. Tile primary
and gratuitous schools, the academies, the
colleges, the university, tlie state hind, the
heart and artery ot the whole literary system
have sufficient novelty, magnitude, difficulty
and importance to command the investigation
of some of (he able and practical riieu in Vir
The plans when first announced, aroused
the public mind from a long stupor.— Hut its
novelty and grandeur so far bewildered the
understandin;, that no distinct and steady view
has even y.:t been taken either of what we hare
—what we mast need—what is really practicable
—or of the greatest utility in regard to our li
terary institutions.
When the American constitution was nro
posed, had not able pens and practical men
conducted the public opinion, revolution after
revolution must have occurred, before experi
ence could have removed delusion, and con
firmed truth. Our literal y sitiiulion now
resembles are political one then .- and calls
for similar exertions from the enlightened and
patriotic.The following are some of the
points which demand investigation.
The education uf the poor is not only impor
tant. hut immensely difficult and expensive
The whole proceeds of tliu liieiary fund will
he inadequate to its accomplishment on the
present plan. When the legislature of Nvw
York failed in rendering a similar measure
snccesstnl, they stopped—appointed agents to
examine the obstacles, whether real or found
ed in puh'ic opinion—to visit similar iustitn
lions in other states, and to devise a plan that
might ensure success.
The subject rneiitR the attention of some
experienced statesman, Ac trite philanthropist.
Idle declamation, or obstinate adherence to
preconceived opinions on this point, will soon
buget suspicion of serving popularity, rather
than the poor.—Great expectations have been
excited that numerous academies mill he main
tained at the public expanse.—Why not pro
mise to maintain family schools at public ex
pense ?
The legislature ought to assume it as a max
im that no institution capable of supporting
itself, ought to divert public money from otli.
cr objects of public utility, which cannot he
maintained without permanent funds or legis
lative aid.
fait the legislature pass a general act by
which any given number (12) by raising a
certain sum (£ 2,000) for the erection of a large
academy, in which the elements of a liberal
education shall he taught, may become legally
Incorporated. Then, should they grant a
smsll annuity, beginning at 9 100, and increas
ing the stun at discretion, it might effect much,
without impeding othei objects. The Stale, ot
New Y'ork has adopted a plan like this, with
great success,and now contains more than fifty
academies —many of which are tar superior to
our common frontier colleges.
Hut on no point is the public opinion so con*
fused and various, ason the nature of callages.
Wliat constitutes a college I In wliat is it
superior to an academy t Wliat extent of lite
rature and science does its course of study
embrace ? W hat number of professors are ne
cessary t At wliat expense may edifices for
one hundred students, five or six officers, a li
brary. a philosophical and chemical apparatus
be erected ?
Most ot the states find it difficult to furnish
funds or students sufficient for one good col
lege.—Virginia would have seven, a central
college and an university, all built, if not
supported at the public expense. Hut the
previous question, which every student,every
college, the legislature itself, must decide, he
fore any plan can he devised or executed with
consistency, is this. What extent of literature
and science has experience found best adapted
to qualify a young man for any learned pro
fession, or to render him aw accomplished ci
tizen ? No answer to this important question
can be found in all the reports and discussi
ons that h ive been laid before the legislature,
or the public.
P.ir.ceton CoIIdJ si v.’iic'.. :rr.:>\ if or.r li
terary cilin*«* reeMvi <t their Mturdinn. U->lt4
a respectable me linerity among Amcricni • i»
«t if in ions, anil mirllt In-adopted a* onr inode!.
Ojio Immtred Hio >'<md dollars will not more
titan put such acollege in operation—|o ensure
permanent success is t|»iitr another mattor—
l°r that, something more than money, may be
Tho tiiuds of the state, anil the number of
those who desire n liberal education in Virgi
nia, lor twenty years, will not support more
than four colleges. Let one he west of the I
mountain, one oil the east of the state, one I
south of .lames river, anil the other at (.'liar,
lotlcsville, connected with which, lint holding
the same eminence above the college that the
college does over an academy, should be the
The most extravagant ideas arc entertained
ront-erning the design and magnitude of the
Vast numbers expect to send their hoys to
tear-. Latin and Greek grammar, as though Mr.
Jefferson had hern laboring fur half a century
to erect a mammoth grammar school. The
system of subordinate iiiolitHtions was design
ed by its illustrious founder to elevate the uni
versity above the reach of such degradation!
Many of the public agents who solicited sub
scriptions to the Central College, made an
impression on the public, that no college did
really exist or was essential, provided the one
at Chat lollesville should be extcnsivulv pat
ronized. Was Ibis placing“a college within
sixty miles of racli mail’* door” i
The enemies ol the university have not con
tradicted this erroneous impression, that the
danger and folly of assembling in one institu
tion twelve or (itteen hundred youths might
he the more manifest, ‘flic friends have not,
that,for the pr sent.no bill for aiding or found
ing colleges or academies might gain popular- j
ity ; ami thai tin zeal for the gratuitous and ‘
pi unary schools might not blast all hope of I
providing for tip- liberal education ol the l icit |
and the mi.id class ol our citizen*.
•Since the univeisity has been merged in tlie
central college, all distinct ideas ol the prov
ince of either have been lost. The visitors of
the university will consult justice and interest
in giving to the pub-ic an explicit statement
ol the design of their institution and arrange
ment ol its course of instruction.
This institution has already done much good
by giving an impulse to jitilsfic opinion : Mn- j
nv ofonr youths are now pursuing a liberal I
education through this excitement.who other
wise would have been contented with an aca
demic one.
An university is not essential fora liberal
education : Tliisis the sole object ol a college.
Few men in America have received iheiredu
ration or lil€»lai V honors (mm » miivct Htv —
All that Ixmi this name in onr country with
tlite exception ol Harvard, rank as poor colle
ges. >omi.* disgrace the name. The best friend;?
to this (Hide of Virginia neither designed a
IMlipuliun nor a (iullietr. They wished no
pri mature growth Having nothing but grjstie,
but the bone anti muscle and nerve which time
only ran impart. 1 lies figure to themselves
no Cyclops, whose voracity would wi-lt to gor
mandize the whole literary fund ; but looking
to succeeding centuries, to iiiat radiance whicu
is not (d'nintcd by age, Ini' whose lustre is
increased by the perlccn.&n >1 evervart.tlie ex
tension of every science. The university was
never designed lo lower the rank, limit the
means.or envy the success of colleges.Like the
American Hilda Society it was designed to
evince a celestial origin, by giving energy,
method, and stippnit to all the suboidilute ttj
slit 111 ions.
These rctnarksarr designed to prove that the
subject needs investigation. ’Hie reader will
naturally admit this though he should materi
ally differ from tb»* intention «>t the writer*
whose design has been to stir d light enough on
each part, that all might sec andfyrl its dark
ness. Had the writer of these remarks the
honour of a personal acquaintance w ith the
man who lor titty years has devoted some ot
Ins most enlightened views, and benevolent
affections to this complex system, he would
solicit linn to add another proof oflii« attach
ment to the literature, happiness and honor
ot Virginia.
One question lo every member of the legis
lature. Without .i personal acquaintance with
the present character and prospects of existing'
institutions ; without u sober estimate of wha*
«v most need, of what is really practicable and ol
immediate utility, can a representative ot tin
Male,of ine whole Slate, vote on the appro
priation of (be literary iiuid, with consistency
or saltdy ? ADJUTOK."
As the French Outlet, ••uuur Tonnage stood, we not 1
only paid them more than tti-v paid ns tor tonnage,
hut we paid more for certain articles of or own growth
than similar articles from other countries pai l. l)m
cotton, for labtaucc, paid in French ports a duty of ^1
pet tun Mrs. while that from t urkey paid ;> 1 tin, mid
from India $ 3— Onr rice pnjs jjgper too, and ibitt ;
from India only I. Son.e allowance, however, is to
he made for theqnalil) and puce of the aitieii ; as for
instance, the decided inferiority ol the East India rice
to our oW u : So, that these duties look as if User werr era
dnnsed on ihe principle oi an ml valorem.- The follow
in« tellers via Charleston furnish us the latest accounts
ol Hie slate of the iiegocialiun ; though tire) leave us
slit! in the dark about the views of France. Suppose us
u-illiug to come into a treaty similar to the one she
has with G. Itri'.ain, fvir: not to carry into iiei pons
“ produce not of our own soil;”) still the old ipestion
comes back, m» what terms may wc carry our otrii pro
since / -We trust however lo tee all diftiriillies seined,
(and we trust the rather, because France and miertca.
are pro.'es-cd rivals neither in arui-d ships nor iu inn
chauiuiei. )—Another tetter urtifs, that “ a com nitn-e
of commercial men will be appointed to digest a plan,
amt it is expected it will be concluded hy the month of
September.” We hope it will hta committee of merchants
Charleston, August 30.— We ham
been favored with the following translation of
a letter, dated “ llAVKE .IlJLY 8.
“ My last held out the expectation that the
differences between the. United States and
France, respecting the. Tonnage Dali/, would
he amicably arranged. I formed that opin'
ion without refecting that the suddenness of
the measure on the part of the American gov
einment, would he considered in the light of a
provocation and that it comported with the
dignity and national honor of ours, to adopt
a r taliatnry course.
“ The Council of Slate had resolved to im
pose a countervailing duty of IUI) f rancs per
ton on American vessels, to commence from
the 10/A inst. and it only waited the Royal
signature, and we momently expected its pro
“ lint yesterday it was slated, that the
A mericat. A mbassador had solicited and oh
tamed from his Majesty, that the counter
vailing dull/ wight not take effect till the 15/A
inst and that it. had promised in the name
of his goverumt it, on turns of reciprocity,
that the tonnage duty which might he receiv
cd from French vessels, which had left
France without the knowledge of this law,
shall he returned.
“ Under this arrangement, American m>
sets can eater oar ports till the LVA inst.
without paying the countervailing duly.'’
Extract ef another letter, dated
“ Rolen, Jlil.Y 0.
" /' appears that this government will
adopt toward* the [J. S the same commercial
treaty they have with England, by which
they arc not permitted to import i espectirrly,
produce, nut of their soil. In making a trea
ty with America, it is the wish of this gov
ernment, that our Silks should be subject to a
less duty than those from India, and also
/handies.— Here is the plan proposed by
this government for an arrangement with
the United States—they are collecting from
the different Chambers of Commerce ample
documents on the. trade, between the two conn
tries : when in possession of these documents,
taey will appoint a committee,composed of men
wet! informed of the relations between the two
countries, and from their direction a negacin•
lion will be opened. Mr. F—, who is to he a
member of this committee, is under the im
pression they will treat on these principles,
winch cannot be objected to. There has been
as yet no counter sailing tonnage duty im
posed on American vessels—which is a proof
of the disposition of this government to make
a commercial treaty on an 'yuitidi'r t-ads,”
Tlie DUiLtlmre I'hyrtuiuu t*f fho Siitli \«g.
••Ic* that ivo S 5 n<»te* ol' Ilic> Valley Itauk
altei eti to SO, had been |>u« into circulation b\
two men in Mnit.tngaiin rouuly, who appealed
freighted with hr(« liliiiilht nf KuMetii and
Canadian hill*. Tliry said lliey tveie on their
way to Washington.(I*a.) Wheeling, Acc,....
Cases of I'orged or altered bank no let occur
almost every day. Such is one of the blessings
wc owe tp Hanks ! The variety of them, of the
itcno.-uidutiou of their notes, and of styles of exe*
cutiug them, it so great, that an immense temp*
taiiou i« held out to conaletltit them.
The Kentucky Kcporter stales tlie Hank
ol Kentucky paper as having dept eciated Irom
lb t<» 2b per cent!
In the three days ending at I o’clock 1*. M.
Aug.31, aeccn new cases of inaliguant lever
had occulted at JMiiladelphia—one of them
had ended in death... .The Savannah Hoard
of Health, on tlie 2.>ll», announce four or live
cases of malignant fever in that city. The
Mayor denies that it is contagion* ; and as
cube* it it* tlie ** periodical eflect ol climate,
formed of hot suns, great ruins, and effluvia
from the extensive marsh that surrounds" tlie
city, it attack* principally strangers “ front
tlie healthv regions of ICttrope, or tlie northern
district* of our own country.”
Mr. Dwight assigns at another reason for rejecting
the Missouri constitution, that tt enjoins upon
the Legislature ** to prevent free negroes and mutat
toes, from coming to and settling in the .state” —He
says that this is contrary to the C. V. S. which entitles
the citizens of each state to all the privileges and
immunities of citizens its the several states.”—He
reprobates the existence of such a tnu in Georgia—
see kii tw there is such a one in this state, fou nd d
principally upon the disgust trhlrh was conceived t
the u:treduction at the .St Domingo blacks into .‘his
commonwealth.—Mr L) then eoutesses that some of
the stave, stales view the vonstitutionality of such a
provision in a rtlficreut light from what be dors and
even points out a remedy for the abuse ; viz to ear
ry the ease up to the .Supreme Court of the V. tt. which
would set aside the law. —Now. if serious dijirren
cex of opinion do exist as to the constitutionality of
this provision (which at best. can extend to hut very
few persons.) as Missouri may confine it to import! d
mutat toes, in which there is no doubt at all. and if
she does carry it further. Mr l). ht.nselj points out a
plaid remedy, as he cant ends, against sh h an usurpa
tion ; dots it become intelligent potiliein as upon sueh a
mooted point as this to suspend lit* constitution of a
state, and run the risks which such an ria nt way
produce t Mr D may be that Intelligent politi
cian ; but we are sure the next Congress fill not a
grre trith him !— II e have taken some pains to ascer.
tain what course our eastern brethren will lake
during the ensuing session. .Some lew men may at
tempt to in ike a diflicutty about the Missouri consti
tution . but it Witt be.a passing breeze. Mr. Dwight,
may rare. ’The h.'dltor of the National Gazette. tho‘
ar/eaieu, may persist ; inougu /alien, may rise
again ;” lhough mortified at the few converts he hits
yet made, may pluck i resh spirit tram that UHj'ortii*
i*ute,“ niii'iltion for fine writing” which has been
confessedly one source of his absurdities, and con
slstent only io inconsistencies “ reversing the poles
of the same id •'.lent head"* mail again pour out
that" sentimental clamour" which he himself did not
so much relish in ISilt. .Some men tike these may Join
the chorus. Hut ice learn that the more serious, t< -
her nod better Informed portion of the people-of the
\orfharc witling to let this turbulent question rest,
lie liaee no doubt of f h result lie add too is the re*
salt of our l nfor unit ion from Missouri that pursuing
the precedents set her by Illinois and Indiantt( she
trill put her stale government completely into opera
lion before Congress has formally passed upon her
constitution ; not dreaming that Congress trill “ re.
verse their poles" amt jly from the solemn decision
of their last u inti r’s se ssion.
•titbit Kdiuhurgh llevlp.v, on M>. Waish.
A rmpectnTiIe meeting of Hie citizen* of
Charleston was held oil the 2'Jth \ugust in the
City Hull, “ lo take into consideration the
proposed Increase of Duties on tmpoi IStephen
lilllott. E*q. in the chair. A resolution was
proposed lor appointing a connnittre ol nine
to draft a memorial to Congress in opposition
to the Tariff. Alter some discussion the ir* -
Iii!ion was carti'd, “ with hut two or three
dissenting voices.” The m-c'.iug adjourned
lor a fortnight —Ptlfcshurg is also in molten.
U'e shall publish her •rooceding.s i:i out next.
Kr KTCCICY —Adair ha* a majority of 113 in
07 counties over Logan.—Complete returns
are yet lo he received trout 10 other counties.
Tiie Lexington Monitor estimates his final ma
jority at about .j77 be is certainly elected —
M r. Harry is elec.ed Lieut. Governor by a mu
jorily "f -nvetal thousand.
ViRCivtv.—Mr. Gray is returned to Con
gress (in place of Mr. Johnson resigned) by a
bout a majoiitv of 90 over 'sir. Smith — A eoi ■
respondent in the Norfolk Herald writeM’lrom
Surry, that many objectionable vot«-s were
given to Mr. Gray in Southampton—ami lira'
“ nt all events the polls will he tnvesliga'erl ’
Major Tinnitus l. lfojrc is elected in plan,
of Mr. Strother.— I'be election in Mt. Pindal'. n
district is yet to be heard from.
£7\Ve recommend the Itebsle on Or. Lnshington’s
motion, to l,.e rrarlrr'* attention. A rjntrsllou groani*
(•mufti iiicio-nl.illv, viz. the independence r»f S Ame
rica on the mother country, i* tar more iipprinaiil Ilian
trie him in subject introduced It is one of higher mas
nitnrie, peiluin, tb'iH any other winch now agitates tbe
nor!,I It is llie same one on which w e look our 4101111,1
in 1770. As we did tin ii, S. America i*ti;hi t > donov
I'rrhaps many persons are tt-.l aware (bat lire plan of
an l:tii >11 urtli (. I',. Iiv means uf a participant! rryie
seniatton in 1 lie British i’ rrliainent, was once proposed
for'itrseivi'. It was agitated ihroiigli ibe inert.me t.1
tb-j’res* but we are 11 it rntoriurrl of us bavins ,.!>.
t nurd ciedu euoagii to -"ter into lire many colored
budget „f projects of conciliation with America. Yet
llm is tbe scheme now 10 ire proposed to Spanish Ante
titot- tv e shall lav ncfureour 1 cade is wbal naa Said of
Hie project in I7M).
“ \ Viiioisun” on ibe eonject of N. York politicks,
in our nest. \ sc, a Communication respecting ibe
Hampden Sidney College.
Hi- 31 »t ult tty Ills ties. John I). Rlair, Mr. IMNIE1.
fRUBHRlUr, one nf tin- proprietors >f the Richmond
Compiler, to Miss E L!/ t ii E i'll, daughter of John Sea
CONTEMp¥ <>l < oi. irr~“
On Wrdtfeadny (MnvSl) Lord llhorp nrew
seiited a petition in the Bittioli Hoii«p of Com
mons, front several persona vslio were confiti
p*l in the Hret tor Contempt of the Court ol
Chancery. One of those persons was a wn>
man HI years old, who had been routined lot
routPiiipt 31 years. Another person was 01
years old, and had been confined nineteen
years; another was00 a >d bad been confineii
K years. Thrie was another person who woult
have signed tlie petition, but he was in a tly
ing eondilicn, partly it was supposed, on ae
cottMt of his confinement. He presented lltii
petition the more willingly, to show tin
ground of necessity for extending the provis
ions ol the Insolvent Debtors’ Act to person!
confined under contempt. 'ITin petition wai
btoituht up and read : the petitioners prayed
for relief, by being put on the seme Footing
as other debtors. Mr. Bonnet thought the
best mode of preventing this unjust suffering
would b* that the noble Lord at the head ol
the Court should bring ail the cases under In
review once or tw c» every rear,
ai)i r.ufisp. uliWi~
S a doty to travelers, the following Statement ha<
hceti left at the Enquirer ORIce, with tbe namci
of the puhllihers, vie:
Nine persons, of «liom two were ladles, engaged theii
passages in the mail stage on Wednesday the :;n-h nisi
at Prederickstmrg, for Richmond, and departed fr>>u
there at g A. It. under the assurance «f the pro pr ictor
that they should reach Richmond at 3 I’. M.: they pah
their fare tn Howling Green, and at the latter placi
discharged the balance of the passage money to Rich
inunil; hut, whiles! breakfast at Howling Green, ai
extra stage war dispatch'd With three nop passenger
from B. G. and the moll, which was furnished will
the regular reliefs of fresh Inrses that properly belong
ed to their stage; w bile they were obliged to take tin
tame horse* after the fatigue of their Hist journey j be
Ing In (act treated as tbe ginengiri of an extra stage
and instead ol arriviug in Richmond at ilie lime ftipn
laled, were carried as far as Mr. I.» ipscoitih’s tavern a
the " Oaks,” 14miles from Richmond, at 3 o’clock, am
there (to the disgrace of the proprietors of tbe line
obliged to wait until 7 o’clock, before the arrfvat o
the slage which earned their. In Richmond at the misca
amiable hour of to in the evening.
Tlie majority of them had urgent business at Rich
uiond.w hirli, by this shameful conduct of the proprietor
of the stage, they were unable to accomplish. It It no
intended to redeci upon the three way passengersabo*
alluded to, as It is believed the arrangement was mad
bv Hie agent at Howling Green, without Iheir know)
edje. It*
The National Intelligencer, will please give the abov
one iuseitioit—and scud to the Enquirer Ofllrc for pa)
mem.__ _ sept. n,
Messrs. William lloswell, Peyton liouvrll. liavi
M. lloswell, Thomas tv. CJaybrnok and Mary In
wife, James Ifoswefl, John tins-vell, James II. Kirma
and Elisabeth t„ tils wife TAKE NOTICE, that I thal
on the till id day of October next, at Jvifices’Store i
the countyof Nottoway audit,ne of Virginia, proceed l
take the depnsiHoiitof ,.lr<w \tiq»*y, of Waty tm*4;
and of John Dnsarrll, in lie read as evidence tn a *u
depending in the superior court of chancery for Ik
Richmond district, in which I am plqiutllf and you ai
defendant*; at which time yott may attend, if f*ir—t
otlierwtee on the next fair day, Ac.
f’i'-nce Edward, ?s..w$w
"poet i'<;ue.”.
“ H’hat lait'i or g, at teuton, just tv proud ol tueului •
UCCOmptishuiedt, Witt deny that classical tustryllvi
ft essential to liberal n tttl polite edacathiu T -H hat ,
proper Judge ol lhe subject ca* doubt that ultimate \
disappointment, and perpetuated comparative iguo n
ra ise, must t-e the result of the snpei tidal Schemes j
that sither itisjn *tsc with it, or glee 1/ a sceouduro ,
f lare '—As there oue In a hundred. thift has risen to (
literaly eminence /. it hunt it.' V.», not oue in « th-u ,
sand. The neglect, the superficial cultivation of it, ,
may account tor all the huniiiiution which 4 liter It all |
literalurc has to endure Irons European critics'*....
" And hence it is—yes, here Is the true cause—that l
the polite circles of America, arc the sport oj every ,
eul'ghtcned /obclgner that visits nr. ts it not .tj.
Met.sts. Presidents, Governors, Secretaries, Counsel 1
tors, and other distinguished ornaments 0/ our land? ;
V[Clas. Adv. |
S classical learning will in a short time become ,
the acknowledged and generally established avenue ,
to the lihetal anil polite educaltuti of daughters as |
•a ell as sous, any judicious plan to facilitate and ensure ■,
ns substantial acqtlisltton,must hr imcrcsliug to Parent*. ;
I he plan lately adopted, mid now sensibly unfolding •
its successful operation m the
will hereafter ua.ly offer to enlightened visitors lurid ,
and sntisfacloiy proof of its title to ibis rtkracler ; tor i
it tna< justly he said to ensure the attainment of the 1
sdttln language, (the AYy to all others.) lit half the
time which, hy Mr. A. himself, was formerly deeanrd ;
necessary. Roys r Girts who commence at eleven
years old. may thus, in grurial. succeed in reading, ,
writing and speaking that celebiated language. cor i
reeily and fluently, Irrtore they complete the 14th year |
of tUeir ate With additional lessons, children affine •
rapacity may effect it in ft or la months sooner; and
they will he irarranltil to do so, if Parents choose to
raakeilie requisite arrangement for tliat purpose....
tor terms, apply to J.. Sc tl. ANHARSON,
Opposite to the Governor's. ]
rj Mr. A. will take a few mate puoils, tititlei 11 years
old, to hoard 111 ins family, at y},VI j/ quarter.
Tickc'swtll advance lot, lit in the
WHICH will cnniuience drawing in liie city of 1
>». Washington in OCTOBh.lt NEXT ; a yd as a large |
proportion of the tickets has been sold, there v. ill soon 1
after lie awarded to tin: fnrciiiaie adventurers, the ful- 1
lowing SPt.KNDIlf CAPITAIJI. 1
I of lU.dftll liol I IKS | | of 11) tliii) HOI.I.AK.S 1
I .. if),not) HOI.I, \KS J 2 .. 5.01).. Do I |. vHS
I'ig/.ty 'J'/iovmti.tl Doliais in Five Frizes !
1 DO.) Dollars 100:') Dollars 1000 Dollars
1000 Doliais 1000 Dollars 1000 Dollars
1000 Dollars 1000 Dollars 101)0 Dollars
1000 Dollars 1001) Doliais 1000 Doliais !
1000 Dollars 1000 Dollars I ova Doliais
SOW) Dollars 1000 Dollars 1000 Dollars
1000 Dollars 1000 Dollars loot) Dollars 1
1000 Dollars 1000 Dollars 1000 Dollars
loot) Dollars HKh) Doliais looo Dollars 1
luOO Dollars 1000 Dollars 1000 Doliais
1H00 Dollar* 1000 Doliais looo Dolltus
1000 Dollars looo Dollars 1000 Dollars
i0O0 Dollars 1000 Doliais 1000 Dollars
100!) Doliais 1000 Dollars KM!) Dollars
looo Dollars 1000 Dollars 1000 Dollars
1000 Dollars 1000 Dollars 1000 Dollars
11)00 Dollars 1000 Doliais
i' V tff Ihonsatnl Dollars in S 1000 Prizes !
I Resides "hit'll, tins unparalleled Lottery con aim
Seventy I liousaud Dollars in prizes of out), ieo, 50 attd
I'Z dollars
six tlit'iisaurl tickets w ill be entitled each to two
cIt sXCl.it, and every ads eutnrer, «ho buys early, and
ss llnse nutlilier shall lie draw n m tbe first sixteen draw
ings, is hrieby \v ARHA VI ELt either a prize or a second
chance gratis.
Price of lirkfts':
Whole tickets §11 oo I Quarters g2 75
Halves .5 5(1 I Eighths I 3<t
tt’Diders for tickets and tliares from any part of the
Union s\ ill be piompily attended to if forwarded to
Grand \at tonal Lottery Office,
2 doors east of Davis's Hotel, Pennsylvania
Avenue, Washington City.
Wholesale dealers, or those who would pttrnhase to
sell again, are rr specif oily informed that tbe Grand Na
t onal Canal Emit ■ y lias ins been authorized by a special
act of Congress, the tickets can lie sold 'hroiigliuui the
United Males. BKNJ. O TYLEIt,
.S’o/e Agent for the Manager*.
•♦•Orders for the above will he attended to at the
/in bange Ojlo es ttl I R. KURSKEEDT in Peter slung
anti in Itichninnd, Virginia. Sept. 5. 35..Cl
Dfssot til ION.the Cnttarmei slop nt DREW,
CI 11 It *X CA it It11 |.L w as dissolved on the I st lust
I 1111M A 5 H. DREW,
Sept. 5. 35..(it WILLIAM H. CAUROLI..
pHK suhscrilnr», under the firm of Drew Ji Blair,
I «ill c Minin Die business lately earned on Oty
Drew, Rlair zt Carroll, and otTer Hieir services at herc
:ofote to transact Comntistion Basinets
t HO.MAS il. nilEIV,
Sept. 5. 35..6t JOHN O. BLAIR.
'pHF. subscriber intends to nev Ills attention tothe
t. Commission Business, and oll. t'bis services to bis
friends .ml the public.
Sept. 5. 35..lit_WILLIAM H. CARROLL.
Il<O.Y, STEEL, Sec,
4d toils assorted BAR IKON
5 do. country RMS IKK STEEL
I ton GERMAN x I I t j.
H toils PLOUGH I'L l I ES
5 do. HOOP IKO\
tin hhls COUNTRY CIS
(■ lihds. do.
3 pipes Cogniac RRANDY
5 do. superior Antigua RUM
“* pipes and 2 »ir. casks old Eayal M INE
7 boxes tv bite Havana SUGAR
H libls. rellned ALUM
Tor sale, by DREW Sc RLAIR.
r^nlfllihdr . or o.
7cm, H met, (JM Spirits, \'C. (Ye.
HUii|io*d?r f TEAS, of Hit most approved
Young Hyson At r quality,and latest importations
.Souchong j
Madeira n
Sicily Madeira & / "'INES.of superior quality
Claret j
Old Cognise BRANDY
1»<>. Jamaica HUM
Ilo Antigua do.
Holland GIN
Loaf and Lump SUGAR
Superior St Croix lo,
old 'ava COFFEE
Hltilieu’s BROWN STOUT
I able Salt, in baskets
Genuine Havana SUGARS
Superior old i ben mil’ TOBACCO
Spermaceti CANDI.FS
Nutmegs, Mare, Cline*. Piinen'o, Tepper, Cinnamon
Ginger. Saltpetre, Ftoiant Indigo
Gnnp wder and patent Shot
Th-almve article* having been selected for retail
are offered for sale al prices as low as they can be pur
chased rDewbere in ilie- illy.
S’ PL 3__ d5_hl_PHEW At BLAIH.
\ ’VT l'!' rumniltled to the Jail of this county i as a
f runaway. on llir iriili April, a negro man who calls
hiinsrlf DxNILI . and *a)s be is the property of the
union (new of Culpuner county—he appears to be about
r.1 years ■>':o>e 3 feel 10 inches high,dark complexion,
bad on a dark colored coat and pantaloons, and light
waistcoat, I lie own< r is requested to come forward,
prove properly, pay charges and lake him away, other
wise he will he deal! with as the law directs.
CHARI K8 III LET, Jailor F. C.
Winchester, Septembers 33,.tut
V/IROINIt : .If Rules hoi den in the Clerk's office
* of he Chancery District Court of Williams'jure,
the ft,ii rt day of Jtilu, isvo —
Elizabeth Hryant Torre and Tamer Tyree, Pl’ifft,
If'illlam Clements and fsabrlta his trlfc, Joseph
Crump and Elizabeth his wile, John Thomason Par•
ker and f.wyhis Wife, formerlo Fury Thomason,
II on-heard Thomason, .1'monel Thomason, Eleanor
Thomason Jeremiah I'aiden, \th ajuh I'aiden, ex'or
ol Isaac. I'aiden, Meredith fliCiard and Polly his
ult'r, Elizfihe/h, Henry. James and Mart ha I'aiden,
minor children of Isaac I'aiden, by Meredith flit.
Hard their guardian assigned- by ibe court—Henry
- Tiree, adir’nr of Dicker Tyree, trho was adm’or of
II iittam HiHiard, and in his on M right and as ex’or
in his own wrong or adm’or de bonis non of ll'illiam
f lllllnrd..............Defendants.
The defendants Joseph CrUmp and Elizabeth his
1 wife, John Thomason Parker and Fnry his Wife, for
1 mrrly Fucy Thomason, II ondward Thomason, -Samuel
I homo son and Eleanor Thomason, not having entered
their appearance and given security according to the
eirt of Jssembly and the rules of this court; and It
, appearing, by satisfactory e vide nee, that they art
not inhabitant i of this country ; on the motion of f he
t plain tips by their counsel, It is Ordered, That the
I said defendants rioappfr here oil the first day of the
) nert term, and nmwer the 'dllof the plaintiffs ; and
f that a copy of this order be forthwith inserted In
some newspaper published In the city of Richmond,
Jar ftrb months Successively, and potted at the front
door ofthe former Cdpltotin thecltv ofllilHamlburg.
i A copy—feite, P.I). CHlllSI IAV,C. C.
1 September 3._ 35..mate•
’ VlTILt, be exposed to sale at public auction for cash,
at Buckingham Courthouse, on the lll/i day of
r September next, (being court day) 35 NEGROES,—
among whom ar<- a blacksmith and li or a likely young
men. accustomed to plantation business— the rest con
i sist of women and childien, who are also very likely.
, August A. 3). .Ids RICHARD MVOHE9.
i, FT 't he above s tie ft ill ret now take place, as the
slaves have been disposed of, ol private .-ale.
t I I AS *••«! imert himself with FRANCIS TOLLMAN,
e •» and taken ibr house lately occupied by Jacob King,
e text door lo Met«rj. J. •■nil J. Kale, u»ar the Market
r i'rlime, where they Intend carry mg m the Ri>f>T and
AMOR MAKING in its vatiuus branches,(lithe neaicsl
and most f.sshti liable sty ie
All order* ffrdftipity wuitded to ?v
;>• For State, on At ccr"}:.i(','l.rn- '// i yyjgf if,/*
futt<s*:»c nti.tt, estate. »% •
PHRlitn «| LtMl w bercoyi ibe mhienlirr
I In Ihe county »f B*u klneham, A.' known in i!i
ame of ntJOttue, situated on ihe urge r»ail l<a<*f. -r
loin Cartel i\ i'.Ic lo Buck ngli ant Con 11 house, mill ith1'
miles thereof, c iM'niinng l*y estimation ISl nr»» I*,
i an excel!i ni siaud for a tavgtn, and l at the ;• ' auntyr.
f a (pout of excellent spiinc water nltltin i.n steps . f
ke door. This laud ii well adapted lo the t-uimr< ef
II kinds of (taiii —also excellent fut ine <di.*» —» m. ipi
xleuslve math orchnid. end hulldinps jjitainc In a
avern. Also.
A Small art .within i . mile of the former. c*nl*i:’.
iig (Ml acres—well adapted to the eulioie of irhrv ,
urn and wheat—a very small portion cleared. - Jl.to,
itftf other TVacr,In the same county, ktior u hy ihe
isiue o' Trmhrooh, within th miles nf the cnmihc.ttse,
djoiniug the lauds of Col James Wa'kr and others —
t contains I ton acres : a part of it will produce g. ■!
oliacco— the whole is ill prod ore corn and all kinds cf
rain —with tome for in endow glass. It is well nntvtr
las two good mill seats, and it coosldr.eil .is healthy as
•if P*H of Vlrclnia. It contains hnUdiiir.s aoltah'e for
tolerably large family -and an excclltnl peach on-hurd
nd distillery. I.lkrtchc,
One other Tract, In t harlotu- county, ahonl fifteen
(files west of the conn house, containing 141! aiitt-.
1 hieh is cniirrly In woods, in a very Ii rail h>" part if
he countr;.... A further description i* uuneceesaf r. as
hose inclined lo purchase will no douht lust slew the
ircinitcs.... A great hargaio Is offered in these lands
i pan of ihe purchase will he taken in young iintioer.
•#* Should ihe above lands not be disposed of previ.
ns to Buckingham November court nn’i (lie ttai t
'hereon | now reside will on (hat day be oBlrnl to the
i gb.st bidder. Terms made known on lh.lt d:,y.
Warner wi uu ms.
Eldildge,September 3. g3..nrtrv
\ I AKSH il.’> SALE.—Under a tlct rcc of iTTp'snoen r
Court of Chancery fur the Richmond district,
iron on nerd on (he 15th day of February ,T8?i), inn cause
herein depending, between James M. Morris, •urvinue
cun? executei of Sami)el Overion, deceased, plalntifl ,
nd Mildied Anderson, akm’i of Richard Ai ders->t,
iecea««d, and Willlaiti, Richard. Michael, Unoiti
ohii and Sally Anderson, childreuof said Ku hriu An.
Irraoii,deceased, and others drfeudams, will be sold
0 the highest bidder, at pub ic auction for rash, on the
iremises, on H'ettneeamo the nth tfauci the vr s. r
ninth, (September) a 1 RAC r OF LANH lym in m..
:oiinly of Lni.isa, adjolutur llie lands of Annie Cosby,
Diaries R. Cosn., Witlipui oilstaik and o’lto j.-..nd iiv
1 tale survey ol life survey r of said county, contt ii.u u
*•>! acres J i.UliKRixr, M.s.c c u n.
September 3. a3..'..ls
1U' M S \ LE. — In virtue. I h deed ol ti mi, txci inert
lo us by Ira Garrett, and hliziifteilt Jam s In* wife,
fearing date the nil June IS18, ami lecotdcd in the
:nuut> court of Albemarle, to secure ihe- pnviii’ent of
eriaiu money in said deed meiMionrd, m Jonathan
tout her Carr ; we shall on Monrlay the flth October,
82c, on the ptruiirrt, tell |.. ihe luglir ! bidder for
eady money, llie houses and Ut, on n bieli the said
Jai return* resides, containing about seven at..; a <|uar
n acres, sod adjoining thetnwii ofcharioitesvi'.le. Ihe
iile is iudispmablr—lint ire shall only convey bucIi, as
as can legally , under the said deed.
"epi. •»•_ 33 .wtilr.
i>T:um»ls for ~ ai.k
IN pursuance ot a deed of unit from l liop<as Tavl r
ami wife, lec.rrted <ti Henrico county conil.ruil of
« ilrctee of the Superior Court of Chattreiv for tin
Kicbmnhrt di.trl. t, I (ball ..el' at . nMic aiiction a
IVkstham, Iii the connty of Henry.• on Fridav. the
nth (tan of October next f fair ll not the ltr«i lair «a/
thereafter, SiXTEKS VaI.UaHI.I: St.A\ Ks ....
The terms of tale will hr car! .
1VM : F. WICKHAM, Tinslcc.
Will he added io the ahore salt u or t> NEOROI S —
wiili nil Hie stock of cattle, sheep, boas and h im,
farming utensils, ctopof corn, Nr Nr. There are ux
work horses, equal to any iii the county ; ti ne soke f
oxen, anil tlitee colts, one two amt three rears old two
o them by Sir Alfred—one of i hem of eq- at u!rr t»auv
year old colt in Virginia. by older qftlie Tr- rie* ► ao
rised to tell them— THUS. TAYlyli.
-s»pi- •*•»■__3d.,iits
James l titer I.and for Snip.
T » ILL he otiered lor sale, on the ltd ,ltrii of Avpnxt
•> next, on the premires. ihai valuable nan of l»n<J
known by Hie name «f I'LYNLIM M ON, belonging to the
estate of Win. C. Poindexter, deceased, ibis laud lien
in the county of tioncblaiiit, immediately on Jam, a
River, two miles helou (lie court bouse, mid 23 Hum
Hie City of Klcbmond. Ibe niinihrr of acre* belwean
3 and 7U0. mostly • eared and in pirtly good older for
fanning, on beaveidam creek,which lunspatlly ISin.*
tins land, is a quaniil of very piodm live l»*.w mounds ,
the bottom land on the rivet is not considcr-hU —the
high land may hi- tat krii amangw the best in the ce uniy,
ami very susceptiblepi improvement by tin- use oi rlo\ ■ r
and pin ter, s has late') hi vti satislactorilv proved.—
I he conveniences i, this farm area tolerable d« t Ming
house, liaiu with n ihteshing n afliii c, situated con v u
iently to the t-oat lauding, ice house nearflie dwelling
house, ami oiliei necessary houses. Ilnslaim m well
worthy the atieiitiou of any person desirous of owe ng
such property An. person who may wish I. view Ibis
land, will apply to Mr. Hoy, who livesoti it, or tu at'.
Edward Garland, who lives adjoining. Terms of sale
will be made known on the day
John duakles i r% •'r,•
TL-c above land not having hrm sold publicly, Ift
still olured at piivau sale. Letters direiltd tothe s<iH
scrihers as Esc utors, either to lei man’s Store p-,-,;*
sylvania, or Poindexter s’ Store, Louisa, will be iuime
diately attended to.
-St>,t 5____35..wtf
1 he celebrated Halm of
A MEDICINE unequalled by any in lbs world forthe
c,,'e ol *"’,"Bbs, Colds, Aslhmat, and Con*tnrt>.
tions. Since this excellent Merlir.iur wgt flrsl disco
ered, upwards of three hundred thousand perron*
have experienced its happy and salutary cCVcts, many
of whom had neen by Asthmatic and coimmipiivis
complaints, reduced to the brink of the giaee ; tbelr
•wusiitutions tv. re quite emaciated, and cast . I all
hopes of recovery, having used every remedy reco.n
mended as specifics for these complaints The above
■■'f*!1'", "-n*1 * general assortment ot DRUGS * ME
DlCl xES, for sale, hy DUVAL & MrKII.Doc.
•Sel,t* ’_3.7,.St
.misi ucariwjuate on me lt.lt
tiay»f Mated I8i0, and duly recorded in the Coun
ty Court Of Buckingham, executed to the subscriber by
Cl. ugh S. Amos, for the purpose of securing a debt
due to Woodson and Staples, assignees of Allen C. Tin
dall—I shall proceed to sell for ready mone .outhe Msth
day u/ September nett, at the Warren Ferry, mo
likely negro men, 10 nit. Ft unrl sntl James Hager and
shall convey such title only as Is veiled in me.
James WINN, 'Trustee.
r.uekinghain. Sept. 5, 3.-...n m
NO l ll’f..
Of the Dec-dent, either at Public or Private Said,
and to divide thk tract so as to s,t>ii
Hill'll VSERS
The tract of land contains two thousand Arnes,
lies about eight or nine miles ahoie Buchiiic.huin
Courthouse, on the tenters.ot State rti er . bus a good
duet live house and other out hous.s, bums Ac ’and
an excellent Apple Orchrun ; there i sufficient op, k
land to uork eight or ten hands to advantage, and
fresh Corn and Tobacco Land to make a coat , r, p
o/ II heat the ensuing year Possession wUl be given
this full, so as to enable the purchaser to sow U'lcn' ■
und if not sold before the IV th October next, a suwU
crop of Wheat will be sown and sold with the fund
TF.RMS OF SALK....One third cash, the balance
in tuo annual payments, secured by deed oj trust m
the tend. If the land be not sold before the mar
tei.nth or Octourn NSXT.if wiil then be offered at
F LBI.IC SALE, on that day, at the duelling house of
fhs tele Edward Jones, deceased, together with the
STOCK OF CA I TLb, ubout fifty ; three or four yoke
of Oxen, seven Horses, the Stou.t of Hops und ,She< p
Plantation Ltens.ls, fit Household Furniture'
consisting of beds, chairs, tables, he i the ( rnp of
Com, Fodder, and a variety of articles, consltlineoj
the whole personal estate of every description, on u
credit of fueler months, on bond and security bring
girrn to the satisfaction of the Executors. h •
If the Executor* find it necessary for the purposes
ot executing the will of Eduard Jones, deceased, t/,,./
will, at the same lino , hire out fen or Iwitve values,
bit NEGKOLS for a term of years.
Sepiemhet 1._____ 85..dt
CsAUTIoN.—The subscriber conceive* it hhTdufvTo
" camion the public from purchasing, of a certain
John F.llelt, of the rnittily of King William, or of an/
Other penon, Ibe following SLAVES, or the lucreaic Of
the females comprised in a deed of Ifntf executed by
Jeiitt F.llelt and w ife,dated thr 7th day of October |8U
to secure the paytnmt of a sum of money to the Prt^
side lit and Professors or Masters of II tllioni A .Varir
College ; (lb a l is to say:) 'lempey and hrr twelrr clr.l
dren. Charity, Creasy, Molly,Coley, Liza,Maria, Rose
Jane, George, Jim, Jacob, Fleming, and,it*Is,and a
small girl called Tenor, Major a runts, David, Phil)
Richmond, and Peter, hoys, and F.d) a girl. An injuiit-t
Imo lias been obtained In ibe Chancery District of
Richmond, restraining the said JoIm F.llelt, bit agents
and all others contented, fri^ni carrying away, or tl.s!
posing of in any inauner.lhe Waves abovemrniioned.
Bursar of HU/liam \ Mary College,
Cytyof Richmond, September ij. 3A..RI
KV virtue of two devils of trusl, first bearlhg~tL:e
Ibe tntb day of July 1817, anil the second bearing
date the I5ih day of May I8!». and duly recorded Jh
the county court of Buckingham, executed to the sifl,
scribet by James Couch, for ibe onrpose of securing
the payment of sundry debts therein mentioned anti
moitey advanced due John Crouch, I shall procret) to
sell, fot ready ntuney, on the second day of October
next, al Csuch’l Grocery at the Wartrn Ferty, the fot.
lowing property, to wit Old 8am, Young 8am. War
teick.Sany, Adim, Peter. I Render and her two ehil
dreii,Sally and Buck, and Sticky-— together with the
stock, household and kitchen furniture....And stall
convey such title on!) as Is Is vested In me
N. B. Tbettock 2nd household fttrnilnte In he sold si
Mr. Conch’s residence. ALIEN C. TINDALL,
Buckingham Sept. t>. 35..St Trustee.
A S11 LAllON VV AN lEl).
I^OR the sum of $ 500, board, lodging Sec. A ) or»It
man accustomed to leaching. wcnld •".mpe r. school
for the ensuing year , of good t*ni,-,t» st.d tan cme
well rreommeiided to f»srh the f..;iuHi. g t,rsn<bes,
oriBograpfiv, reading, writlug, Arhhtrie.r'.r, English’
Dammar, geography, p, itnetiy at.. . u.n my. /p.
pi ealien to be m .'rr' tb « m/
September J.
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