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(**- tlofp'ul. lie wax assured by the comntand
/ oflirei of Marine* that out of JO on his muster
/ll only about ten were well enough to perform
Xtuty • He also heard that the citizens residing
/on the Mand were suffering ; that even the ue
/ rroes and others, who accompanied the road con
/ if.,clp» out of Key West, 5 months ago, had been
compelled to discontinue their work in conse
quence of sickness, but not before they had com
pletcd two Important roads. . a
Commodore Warrington was on board the Sea
to sail in a few days to Matanaas. I he
) Wore ship Decoy also lay in Key West, destination
i,"known.^c ^ s. ^ip Hornet, capt Kcnnetly at
anchor in Hav ana on the 17th, officers and crew
m tolerable health—she probably sailed the fob
lowing day for the Island of St. Thomas. The
V shark, Lieut. Com. Gallagher, left Havana I5tl
Vprll for the Gulf of Mexico.
3 A French frigate and brig of war lay at Havana,
I having recently arrived from F.urope, convoying
I several hundred Spanish troops ; hnal destination
I unknown. Intelligence of this had reached Jamai
I ,•« aud it was believed that all the British men ol
f war from that station would repair to Havana with
I mit delay, to watch the motions of the French.
There was aluo four British frigates in Havana.
HORRID OUTRAGE.
Indianapolis, April 5.-On Mond»y the
*>8th ult. Thomas James, a citizen in Putnam coun
ty Indiana, while in the performance of his ordi
nary vocations, a short distance from his residence,
I was shot by James Robertson, one of his neigli
Ijours, who, it appears, had harbored lor some
time personal enmity against Mr. James, and some
other persons in the neighborhood.
It seems that Robertson, after having determin
ed in what manner to avenge himself, transferred
his property, consisting of three 80 acre lots, lo
r.wo small boys. This property was handsomely
situated, and on it he might have lived in happi
_but he had determined on murdering Jauiet
and two other men, and a woman, in the neigh
borhood. After having examined the respective
«esidences of each, with the determination of mur
dering the whole, he crept up privately on .Mr.
James, and shot him; the ball passed through hi?
arm, above the elbow joint, and entered his body at
the lower rib*—the ball lodged in his body. Mr.
.Tames, ran and shouted w ith all his power, which
alarmed the perpetrator so that he had not attempt
to pursue his intentions any farther; but returned
home immediately, and told his wife that she must
go out on the farm and prepare it for a crop for he
did not intend working any more himself; and altei
forcing his wife and family out, lie charged his gun
and tied a small cord to a pin that held in the chink
^ ing of the wall in the house, and to the trigger ol
the gun, and placed the ninxzle against liis breast
a:,d then drew the gun towards his bosom, and by
I that means lie set it off, and put an end to his ex is
i twice in a fetv mi'ii' ms wile hearing tlic shoi
returned to the house, anil saw her husband in th«
Inst agonies of death, who it appears had lost sighi
of all social feeling, or moral obligation—and be
came the arbiter of his own fate, to evade the jus
tice of the law. Mr. James who received th<
wound is yet living, and if his intestines are not eui
, • with the balk, lie tuay possibly survive it.
Ai.BXA.vnRi a, May 6.—Captain Patridge, o
the Military Academy, at Norwich, (Vt.) with 1(
or i2 of the Cadets under his tuition, in their uni
forms, and knapsacks on, stopped for a few mo
ments yesterday morning, and ptr ook of some re
freshments at Clagett’s Hotel. Tite Cadets weri
uuusually fine looking > oulhs, apparently between
the ages oil 4 and 19, and the novelty of their plain
but beautiful dre^s was very striking. They in
t formed Mr. C. that the laudable object of tiieii
j urn^r was cbiefl'’ to visit Mount Vernon, the
sepulchre of our illustri<ius Washington, and
the venerable Jbffkkson, at Mon'iccllo. They
went to Mount Vernon in a birge belonging to
Fort Washington, intend: 'g to embark there in s
Steamboat for Fredericksburg, whence they will
make a peduneous trip to Monticello, returning
.u tliesamc way-, to Norfolk, and continue, by pub
lic conveyaaces, to Charleston, S. U. [Herald
We learn f»wm the Fredericktown Herald, thi
Frederi-k county Bank, and the Bank of Wes'min.
ster, have each determined to subscribe 10.090 dol
lars in the stock of the Fredericktown and Har
per’s Ferry road. If this does not stimulate oui
■three Washington Banks to take the amount o
Stock necessary to enable the coinpauy to con:ple:i
the Bo kville and Washington Turnpike Hoad, wi
shall be more than ever disposed to agree to thi
k truth of the dictum, that Corporations have n<
f soul. The Rock vilie road is of ten times the im
I portance to Washington tliat the Harper’s Ferry
Hoad is to Frederick ; and if each of bur Bank?
Mould take a third of the amount of Stocks in tha
j - Company, that the spirited Frederick Banks havi
done in the other, our Hoad might be completes
, before next Chrismas. [National Intelligencer.
The insurance companies in Charleston, S. C
have come to a resolution, ..ot to insure property
in future, on board any steamboat in which the ar
ticle of Gun-Powder shall be shipped. The re
^ cent explosion on board the Henry Shultz at earn
k boat is the i-eco .d instance of the kind say s the Cou
rier, within the last twelve months.
The Hind restored to sight.—A young man ir
Louisiana had been blind about ten years, during
which time he married and became the father o
three children. Having heard of the skill of Dr
Lo art of New Orleans as an oculist, he han encc
! to put himself under his care, leaving his wife ant
\• children at Ba'ou Rouge. A fortnight had scarce,
ly ei.ipscd when his sight was completely restored
| end lie enabled to go and see hi* wife and children
; far the first time.
The following toast was given by Gen La Fay
ejte, at the masonic festival in New Orleans:_
“ The Brethren who worked together on th<
tines on the 8th of January, and the Muster work
man who diiected them.”
The Baltimore Patriot, speaking of the state ol
the Market at Rio Janeiro, states that a number ol
t vessels with bread-stuffs had arrived, and some
were throwing wheat into the sea, to avoid pay
ing the duty!
VIRGINIA: At a Superior Court of Chancery held at the
iR25t:*P't01 Kicbiound, the 17ih day of March,
' J?t;U E°hprt*on. E«l Attorney General of the Common
er rail h of Virginia, for aud on behalf of the raid Common
. . Plaintiff,
, Aranut '
. | John P-r.ton, iu hi. own right and a. adtn’or of Granville
, l Smith, dec. and Uriah.th Pre.ton, wifi- of tin .aid John; Cor
nell^ Brown, Abraham T.igg.Charle. Taylor, Jame. P. Pre,
Henry Edmund,on, John Floyd, Heuben F. Ro.«, Ran
dolph R<w>, Franci* Preston, Franci, Smith, Sarah Moore ami
Hamuel McDowell Mo rte, adm’ii J, adm’or of Andr.w Mo. le,
dee. Rolwtt Gamhle- William Row, WilliarnS. Smith, pre.ion
Himth, William O. Pendleton, Bi-mard Peyton, and Franri, B
Por:ll; aid John Prerton and EUrahrth P’.e.lon, intanl heir.
«f Thoma, L. I re,ton,derea»ed. hy the Marshal of thi, court
•rr.f,”1“> *He-lr Guardian lo defend them in thi, ,ui(;
William Preiton, and John H. Pre.ton, Elitahelh M. Pre.ton
Su.anna M. Pre.ton, and Sarah Pre.ton, infant children of the
.aid Johu Preston, by (he Marahtl of thi. Court .penally
e.l their enei^le. to ilefend them in thi. ,uit. John Ifroeken
hroiigh, Ptuhj. Norborne Nirhola., Jame. McDowell, tru.tee
and admoi of Thoma* PreBon, dec.; and Franci. W Gil
mer, John Tompkim, ea’or of Charier lllarrove, George Han
cock, curator of the e,tale of George Hancock, dec.; and the
Mutual Awuranee Society, again,1 iii e on huihling, in lh« .late
* .w.1Defendant.,
rhi, cameeame on thi, day to he heard on the bill an.wer,,
, ""d c*""""»tioii. of wilnet.e, and wa, argue.] by coun
.el On con,.deration whereof the court doth order, that on
of it, CemmUionendo mtethe balance now due to theftom
rronwe,1th from the defendant John Preiton, ,„d report the
* *al, !"*ur" 'pwially Bated, deemed
pfrlmenl by him.elf.or which m»y be required lo he .o .tiled.
A AroPJ' Tp’<*. W. w. IIENIMO, C. C.
i ™M"’**IOtrKK'84>FFICK, Richmond, May 2,1 825.
' f, Thf'Py'?^ •®’11 P,p<«efake notice, that I h,v»
mP|°he,for,h* ,0t** Jume ne*i, to commence the accost. Jirected
tn th< foregoing Order of Court, on which dav at 9 o'clock,
2' lt>*7 ,r*. Pe'lui"‘‘ «o ‘Blend at my office in thi. city, with
L . ,*!?*.£ document, for examination and .elllemebt, and
*' , ° w®fp*u,ho"*ed an I required hy the coort, to
E^f 7 . u eaecuticn of the (mat repoaed m'lhcm, by .ell
[. VJ’W' OT ,uch of ,h;” ■« have acted, a. e here
t'ao.h. ..;a,!dr 2" "rc®0,,‘ pf B«eir tran.action, in id*.
Ci • n to <b«,sid trail eitilp.
mr.es LADD, M C
™ l.jr-ttitf
RICHlVIOBrP, MAY 10, 1323.
AJVECDOTES OF LAFAYETTE.
For the following interesting Sketch of “ the
Nation's Guest” and of” Liberty’s friend,” we
are indebted to the pen of a literary gentleman at
Charleston, who writes to his friend in Richmond,
under date of April 25:
** Could you have witnessed the variety of in
teresting scenes that occurred—the meeting of the
General with the Pinckmya—his emotion when
addressed by Col. Drayton on ti e part of the Cin
cinnati—the strong display of sensibility when
welcomed to the entertainment prepared by his
fellow-soldiers, by the eloquence of General Tho.
Pinckney—the cordiality of his reception by the
Citizen* at the Public Dinner prepared for him un
der the direction of our excellent Intcndant and the
City Council—and, filially, the enthusiastic ap
plause bestowed by the lovely daughter* of the
toil, when he entered the Hall Room, w here five
hundred Holies of distinguished beauty were assem
bled, your only wonder will be, that my transport
should have ever sufficiently moderated, to address
you again in the plain and simple style of sober
communication. I did hope, and still hope, to be
able to send you Judge De Kattssure’s communication
relative to Lafayette’s reception at Columbia. It
is admirably well done, ami doubly interesting,
because at the conclusion of all the ceremonial
part, he says, “ and why were those honors
shewn?” and then gives you in detail, a particular
statement of all the services that he rendered to
America from the coniiucuecincnt to the conclusion
of our Revolution. Gen. C. C. Pinckney, how
ever, has mentioned to mo one act of Lafay ette’s
which does him infinite credit, which the Judge
would not have known or he would certainly have
noticed.—‘‘When Lafayette arrived and paid his
first visit to Congress, he presented a certificate by
which it appeared that our Agents in France, had
stipulated that he should on joining the Army,
be appointed u .Major General and have a se
parate command. This was decidedly objected
to. and he was told that the agents with whom be
had treated, had far exceeded their pow ors—that
■ General Washington, lit whom they placed implicit
confidence, had been appointed V otutu.inder-in
Chict, and that to appoint him to a command,
free from the control and authority of his superior,
was altogether impossible.” No man, said La
fayette, can more approve rour decision than 1 do.
I ask no commission, I solicit no command till
I have proved my devotion to the cause of
America, and can come forward sanctioned by the
recommendation of the Commander in Chief.”—
The Battle of Brandywine speedily following, he
obtained by bis good conduct, the applause of Gen.
Washington, and by his solicitation to Congress
- the accomplishment of all his wishes.
COMMUJVICA TED.
To the People of the United States, and espe
cially to the Friends of l I'm. II. Crawford
and Andrew Jackson.
Fellow Cjx.ize.ns: These are trying times.
We sec on all sides ambition stretching its mighty
arms, to rilch from us those invaluable rights l'or
which our fa:hers fought and bled. We see a man
m ide President of the U. States, who rightfully re
ceived only 54 votes, in opposition to one who, if
he had not been gambled our of them, would have
got 86 votes, and anotiier who fairly got 84 voles
in the Dlecor.d Colleges. Are you willing to strike
your flag and kiss your oppressor’s feet? I suspect
not. We are freemen, aud our voice shall and
must l>c heard, in opposition to usurpers who cio
late the people's will.
Fellow Citizens, The writer of this has no
views to conceal from you : he has no purposes
which he would not unfold to you, as you will see
in the sequel. “ By him no midnight taper will be
burnt, no secret conclaves held, or cabals entered
. into, to persuade any to a violation of pledges gi
r ven, or of instructions received. By him no plans
| concerted to impair the pure principles of our re
’ publican institutions—nor to prostrate that fun
, damental maxim which maintains the supremacy of
| the people's will.” 11 Demagogues I ant persuad
ed have in times past done more injury to the cause
. of freedom and the rights oi man, than ever did a
Military Chieftain; undin our country, at least
in times of peace should be much more feared.”
’ “ I have seen something of this in my inarch thro*
I life, and have seen some men, too, making the bold
est professions who were more influenced by sel
fish views aud considerations, than ever they were
by the workings of an honest conscience." To
whom does this allude? 1 should insult your un
derstanding by saying to whom—you know him
well. An administration foisted into power by
such means, and composeu of such men, must be ol
short-lived existence. One constitutional term
must e, d it. Von are not willing to be harnessed,
or saddled, and driven or ridden—by such men and
such means. You are tlie salt of the world. In
your power is the great depository of Freedom aud
. Liberty, you stand, by the blessings of providence,
the guardian angel of all fret government. -M’hat
I guardianship you will exercise discreetly and justly ,
I and, I hope, no men and no means w ill deter y ou
from it. How much then depends on you: The
i._._—i.i. f
guish and bitterness, if jou gu-.rd no; the tree oi
Liberty well: Yet you see those harbingers ol
evil striking at the “rool of the tree of Liberty,"
putting to scorn your toill, and “ instructions re
ceived."
bcllow-Citizens, how stood the vote of the E
Jectoral Colleges ; after clarifying it from all
gambling, management and intrigue? Wm. H.
i rawford 86, Andrew Jackson 81, John Quincy
Adams64. Yes, the admired and enlightened
Cranford—giving him the SO votes of New Y ork,
out of which he was juggled by the slight-of-hand
tricks of two Clayites, and the. 13 of North Car
olina, to which he was fairly entitled, received 86
votes—The fair choice of the American people!
*• By him no midnight tapers burnt, &c. ic. Uc.
“ Nor plans concerted to prostrate that fundamen
tal maxim, which maintains the supremacy of the
people’s will.” Andrew Jackson is fairly entitled
to Hi votes in the Electoral Colleges, the next fair
choice of the American people!
Fellow-Citizens; what I wish is this—Let the
friends of Crawford and Jackson unite in open day.
Let them bid defiance to lamp-burning, “ and
plans concerted.” leet them tell the friends of A
dams and Cjay, that they ire not to be thus trans
ferred, like a parcel of live stock .from one master
to another muster. For me, fellow-citizens, and
I have no doubt, for you, too, it is sufficient, that
we should know that this thing is done that an ad
ministration is now placed over your heads, not by
your choice; and by such men and such means, as
to draw down your opposition to it; to call forth
your frowns and just indignation, against its au
thors, aiders and abettors. Is it not right that
you should speak out, and tell the authors of this
state of things, that they have concerted plans,
“ to impair the pure principles of our republican
institutions;” tha, they have set at nought youi wilt
and your wishes?
I care noi what principles regulate Mr. Adam's
and Mr. Clay’s administration. 1 care not how
they conduct themselves in future.
It is enough lor me to know, that it is an ill
gotten administration, “ begotten in sin, and
brought forth in iniquity.”
1'hcy have lorfeited yt-w eonfidenee; they have
abused your prerogatives.
Ftllow-iCUsens: My object, I repeat, is this;
let there be an understanding broad, open, honora
ble, magnanimous: let the friends of the two above
named candidates, Crawford and Jackson, run their
respective candidates, Mibmit their names again to
tb« avttfiagc* * i ^oj-»ri'-w> people ty a Choice.
I
jT'
By the expiration of the present 4 yean adminis
tration, the Electoral Law will be changed in
many of the state* to tiie district system—a* it now
i*, in New York, and Pennsylvania. The voici
of the people will be more distinctly heard. Kei
the friends of that candidate, who may obtain lea
of the voice of the nation, unite with a magnanim
ity, worthy of ih-in and their candidate, with ti.e
friend* of the lushest candidate in the Klfcetoiul
Colleges. If Crawford gets tlic vote he did in tin
last election—(unfairness out of the way) he will
be the highest and ought to be fairly elected. Il
Jackson gets the largest vote of the American peo
ple, he will be their choice and ought to be fairly
elected. Ifwedonoi then gci our first choice,
wc will obtain our second choice. lustruct jour
representatives and senators, so to amend the con
stitution, as to bring the election to the district sys
tem, and return the election to the Electoral Col
le; ;es, should a choice be not maue in the first in
stance; if not in the second instance, to make sonic
other provision doing away with the election by the
House of Representative*. Your representatives
will not then have the opportunity of disobeying
** pledges given and instructions received.”
The adherent* of Adams and Clay cannot charge
upon us a disposition to thwart the will ol' die peo
ple. It is their wishes we would represent: if ei
ther Crawford or Juckson gets the voic they have
received, they will be the choice of the people.
They ran charge upon us no evil design, for, it is
the will of the people we are endeavouring to pro
tect front malversation. And our object is open,
and avowed, clear a* the noon-day sun. Not con
clave like-,-, -.
Why should we not expect that Crawford and
Jackson will receive an inci eased number of votes'
They have conducted themselves in this election
with becoming decorum. Their characters liave
gained increased lustre in the eye* of the American
people. They know how to repose confidence in
them. They have kept themselves aloof from bar
gain, intrigue and management, to subserve the
purposes of their ad\ancemcnt.
The amiable and firm Crawford will serve his
country at your bidding. “ His health is generally
good*—but he uses a diet to which he is restricted
by his physicians.” His enlightened and capa
cious mind is yet uninjured by the shock of disease
which has afflicted his body. He iove* and regards
the Constitution of this land, and will be your
faithful pilot at the helm of the vessel ol State. He
will not suffer your revered constitution, to be float
ed and tost about by the billows of ambition, and
at last wrecked and torn to pieces on the rocks ot
expediency, and mired in the shoals and quick
sands of corruption, and personal aggrandise
ment. He will, in all probability, be elected to the
Senate ot the U. States, where you will again have
the opportunity of observing the splendor of his in
tellect, and the purity of his heart.
If then we do not get him, the Hero or Orleans
runs in the affection ot the American people. Hon
ored with their confidence, he will repair to the
head of the Government, thereto cleanse the “ Au
gean stable;” corruption and villuinu dare not
approach him. lie will be your faithful servant.
Those who have run counter to your will and
wishes, will return to the shades of private life,
there to “ wail and gnash their teeth.” Then you
n ill see disappointed ambition hiding her gorgon
head, feeding upon its own wrath, and bitterness
ef fecting. You will see the beautiful Tree of
Liberty once more arising from its pressure, spread
ing its brandies to your enamored view—cultivated
and nourished by an ooediei.ee to your will and
wishes. For, the sovereignty of this people and a
due representation of their will and wishes is
the very root of our republican government.
The people of Virginia, North Carolina, Geor
gia, he. ike. &lc. ike—yet love their favored
Crawford. The people of New Jersey, Penn
sylvania, Maryland, South Carolina, Kentucky,
Tennessee, Louisiana. Mississippi, Indiana,Illi
nois, Alabama and Missouri, admire and vene
rate their favorite Jackson. In those latter named
states, .Mr. Crawtord has many ardent and de
voted tri ends. So bas Jackson iu the tirst named
Slates.
Fellow-citizens, let unity, respect, and magna
nimity, he our rallying points. Then and then only
will wel*e able to burst asunder thosecnainsforged
against your will and wishes, by management and
intrigue.
Let me refer you to the letters lately published,
as haviug past between .Mr. Scott and Mr. Benton
of Missouri.
“Sinister rumors (says Mr. Benton to Mr.
Scott) .nd some misgivings of my own had bee.i
preparing my mind tor an extraordinary deoel
opement j but it was not until 1 had talked with
you face to face, that 1 couid believe iu the reality
of an intention so inconsistent with your previous
conversations—so repugnant to your printeu
pledges—so amazing <o your constituents—sc
latal to yourself. The vote which you intend thut
to give is not your own. It belongs to the state
ot Missouri, they are against Mr. Adams. I in theii
name do most solemnly protest «g .inst your in
tern ions, and deny your moral power thus to be
stow your vote.”
Thus, you see how Mr. Adams was elected. Is
he fairly elected? I deny their moral power thus
to elect him, “ against printed pledges given”_
they arc against .Mr. Adams”—“ It belongs tc
the slate of Missouri.” And, fellow-citizens, this
is not the only state thus transferred by -1 pr 5—
by their representatives, “ against pledges giver
and insiructions received.”
One word more—Mr. Benton is an honourable
and an elevated man, incapable of stating any but
facts, as is said by all who know him w ell.
ONE FROM THE EAST.
* See his letter to the citizens of Fredericks.
burg.
Masks off.—The National Journal has realized
the pledges w hich it gave, when it came under the
auspices of Mr. Peter Force. It is really a go
vernment paper, in its communications, spirit, iic.
os obsequious ms tiie London Courier could l>c to
the views of the administration. AH justification
and praise!—not a line of reproof or of criticism will,
we venture to prcdici, ever stain its fair columns’
It dares not condemn one iota of the acts of the
President, or any ” of the Powers that be”_and
is as much a stranger to the independence of the
press as if it were published at Consiantinople.
| R a mere instrunicnl in the hands of others. And
| i- it wonderful, that the dignity Of the press should
thus be j*. ostrated, if its real Editor be, what
the Washington City Gazette states him to be, an
office-holder under the Executive Dcpartnirnt-lor
as the Columbian Observer more specilii-allyde
, scribes him to be, “an Auditor of the Treasury
| Get the people know his name—(hat they may
judge of his pretensions to instruct them.
VARIETIES.
Foreign.—There sre hints in some of the
French papers, that something is brewing in Europe;
but as yet it seems to be more speculation then fact.
The Paris Constitutionel of March 25, says there
can belittle doubt that Great Britain and Russia aie
“ elready in a degree in diplomatic hostilities; that
the Holy Alliance looks upon the movements of G.
B. with a very jealous eye.”—The Journal des
Dtbals, again, hints that G. B. herself views with
no littlejealousy the prolonged occupation of Spain
by French troops; that she has made no secret of
her dislike; and tiiat hence probably, the number is
to be reduced in all to 14000. Another French
paper spe.ks of the sudden arrival of the Ilwnian
General Count Tolstoy at Paris with dispatches
and soon after the Russian’s Minister’s waiting
on the French Minister of Foreign Affairs. In
the long conference which took place between them,
some (Quidnuncs sre disposed to see the signs of
mischief, and of the Russian Cabinet’s spurring on
the French. On the other hand, if Russia and G.
B. sre at points upon other subjects, it is certain
that one source of difference has just healed up._It
is officially announced at St. Petersburg, that all the
differences between them, on the subject of the
North West Coast of America, have been definitive
ly settled by a Convention between Count Nessel
rode and Mr. Stratfotd Canning. The Convention
regulates the limits of the trade and navigation of
tfrt yionu a^ust
! neat between ftis.-iaand the U. S. this arrange
I meat be.ween the former and G. B. might have
been expected as a mutter of com se.
Domestic—The Boston papers complain of the
astonishing pressure on almost all classes* of citi
zens during the last week—So accommodations
and new discounts from the ba k*; and specie to a
very large amount continually- travelling from Sa
lem to Boston , thence to 1 lartlord, back again to
Boston through circuitous channels! The Bunk
capital, instead of being snugly deposited in the
vault, was 44 on wheels travelling about the coun
try;” the moment it was landed at the door of a
bank, some rival institution would call for it and
carry it oti again! It was a pretty gc eral impres
sion in town and country, 44 that the present diffi
culty is brought about by the system lately adopted
in Boston by the five associated banks, of taking
bills of the country banks at pur and demanding
specie of those banks in exchange for their bills.”
1 he Hart ford paper furnishes a fact in confirmation
of this opiuion. An agent of several Bunks in Bos
ton presented bills on the Hartford banks to the a
moum of about $50,000—Checks ou the Boston
Banks were tendered in vain! The very next day,
the Hartford banks retaliated; an agent being depu
ted to Boston, with Boston bank notes to the tune
of $190,000 which were presented and paid in spe
The brig-rigged steam bout Superior sailed
from Buffalo for Detroit on the 27th ult. with 150
passengers and a lull freight of merchandize. In
addition to this boat, there are now building 5 steam
boats and several large schooners, for the naciga
tion of Lake Ontario.—There are 4500 looms in
Philadelphia, which it is said might be increased
to 6 or 7000, bv embracing all the looms in the41 Su
burban villages”—a number which may appear to
us considerable (says the Phil. Gazette ) but is tri
fling when compared with some European cities_
in Manchester there are 70,000 steum-lnonul_
Various persons have been arrested on suspicion of
murdering Miss Cunningham—among these a man
by the name of John Markley, who was appre
hended in the neighborhood of Harper’s Ferry._
He had been 12 months in the penitentiary of this
Btute; and is no ' in Charleston Jail, awaiting a
further examination.—The Milledgevillc Journal
a few day s ago expressed its astonishment at the ex
traordinary changes in the prices of cotton. Last
fall it opened at 7 and S cents, and dull enough at
that! Now 27 and 30 cents have been obtained.
The Augusta Chronicle Of the 30th ult. quotes cot
ton at 23 to 25 cents; and cotton bagging at 40;
the latter article rising with the former as the tail
does with the kite-The Philadelphia Gazette
with some 1 ittlesang froid calculates, that it might
be best for the Planters, if co’ton could be kept at
about 18 1-2 cents at N. York or Philadelphia, ex
change being at >0 per cent; as a higher price
might hrir.g into culture and into the market larger
quantities front India, Egypt, Brazil, and Colombia.
44 Our planters may gain 50 percent, on one crop
and for many years afterwards be no more that
remunerated for the cost of production”
ueains— i tie Uev. V. Bonwelt, of the Metho
dist Episcopal Church, in Northampton county,
Va. hung himself on a weaving loom. He had ]'a
l bored for a short time under mental derangement.
Hew as in his 60th ywrj had been aMinistcr for more
than 30 ; and until the fatal period of his life, it iiad
been “ one worthy of imitation.”—Died in Monroe
county, N. Y. Major John R. Bell a highly Meritori
oua officer of the U.S. army, in the J0ih year of his
aBe- ^ ontered the army at an early age ; was a com
panion of Maj. Long in his hazardous tour over
the Rocky .Mountains ; and was attached to the ar
my under Gen Jackson in FJoiida.
mr. irushrissojV's speech.
We give place .o the 2d speech of Mr. Hnskis
son on the new measures proposed by the British
Ministers. They are the best documents, we can
po-sess, of the increase of the liberal principles of
the age.— The measures as which have emanated from
the cabinet, propose the removal of various restric
tions on the commerce, shipping and Manufactures
of G. Britain.—They left it to the great class of the
country, t he landed interest, to come forward with its
own plans of reform—and accordingly Mr. Curwon
h <s presented a petition from the principal corn-deal
ers in London (in which he affirmed that he, an agri
cultural member, concurred,) for a revision of the
corn-laws, and for fixing the duty on foreign wheat
a 20s. per quarter.—We hail these indications
of a more liberal spirit with great pleasure.
The Paris Journal des Debats, after quoting a
part of the speech of Mr. Huskisson on the reduc
ion of duties on foreign goods, remarks. « These
tcitationsare sufficient to give an indication oftlie
commercial revolution which the English policy
proposes to effect. The principles of Adam Smith
ire triumphant. Free commerce becomes a bond
of concord and friendship between nations, as this
great economist predicted.”
A splendid dinner was given Gen Jackson at
Nashville, on the 13th ulr.—G. W. Campbell pre
sided. The following were among the toasts given:
The Union: It will only perish wLeu political
virtue is no more.
The Constitution of the United States: Let the
progress of constructive powers be checked upon the
borders of State rights.
Washington: Each passing year tells how great
he was and how much we owe him.
Thomas Jefferson: His wisdom brought us
back to true republican principles—let us go no
more astray.
The President of the United States.
Andrew Jackson: The pride of Tennessee,
the glory of America, and the man of the people. '
He will find us busily employed in the improve
ment of the estate, his valor and devotion to Liberty
contributed so essentially to win.
Pennsylvania: Great, virtuous, and indepen
dent; a model of republican states.
Virginia: Unshaken in her principles, she ad
mits no compromise in defeat.
B.v Gen. Jackson: The late achievements of
the South Americans on the field of Ayacuchla_
Mnv they be to the history of Liberty, another
Yorktown.
VIRGINIA ELECTIONS.
Grayson—For Congress, Crockett 342, Es
till 131, Graham 34—For House of Delegates
John Blair 319, t 'hurchirell Jones 303 ; John
Snider 126, Win. Vaughn 115, Thomas Anderson
115.
JMpdison—For Congress, Robert Taylor, no
opposition.—For II. of Delegates, Linn Banks
238, Wm. Finks 160; Wesley Fry 109.
Monongalia.—House or Delegates, Rich
ard Watt*,* and Francis Billingsly.*
Orange—Tor H. of Delegates, Isaac Davis
jr. 25!, Wm. Morton jr. 217; Robert Mallory 197;
B. Taliaferro 100; J. Barbourji. 99,
Randolph-—House or Delegates. William
Martency, and Robert McCruni,* elected.
•New Member*.
Convention.—In Jefferson county, at (he closing
of the polls, there were far a Convention 201,
against it 15.
SCT A Freeholder of King Wm County rc-l
quests an examination of the proposition to call a
convention to amend the State Constitution in some
publie manner at the Court-house of said county.
The Editor of the * Maine Enquirer” states,
that Mr. Rufus King at first concluded to decline
the Mission to London—but that such arrange
ments have been made as will induce one of his
sons, and his family to accompany hirn.
Gen. Scott Igft this City for Washington, on
Sunday morning.
The Wheeling Gazette says, that General LA
FAYETTE is expected to arrive there about the'
21st inst. from thence he will proceed to the resi
dence of Mr. Gallatin, at New Geneva, and then
to Pittsburg.
At an adjourned meeting of the citizens of Phi
ladelphia on the 8»h inst. Chief Justice Tilghman '
nthe chair, and Nicholas BiddI*, E«<j. Secretary. 1
it Was resolved, alter an able ar.d animated debate,
to send delegates to a state convention at Harris
burg, for the purpose of promoting the great cause
of the internal improvement of Pennsylvania_
John Sergeant, Esq Mr. Newbold, B. ('hew, Esq.
C. J. Ingersoll, E-q. J. K. Kane, Esq. andotheis,
took part iu the debate.
Charleston, May 2.
Valuable Carg o.—The ship Shenandoah,
which cleared this day for Liverpool, has a cargo
of 1196 bale-< T plur.d and 140 do Sea Island cotton,
weighing 408,082 lbsi valued at $123,3.0 »4 cts.
which is the most valuable exported this season to
Liverpool. [Prt/rtof.
We learn from Cnpt. Israel, of the schooner
Harriett, arrived on Saturday from Porto Rico,
that about the end of March, a Colombian sloop of
war, supposed to be the Bolivar, arrived off Agttitl—
ilia, and sent her boat full 61 men, at 12 o’clock at
night, to endeavour to take the fort that protects the
• own, which they succedcd in doing, having killed
the sentinels. After spiking the guns, and seeing
the town alarmed, they retreated to their vessel.
The next day an engagement ensued between the
sloop of war and the fort, when finding an obstinate
resistance, the Bolivar, after having killed several
men, stood out to sea. [/ft.
TO THE EDITORS OF THE E^QT/fRER.
fs Itlcmcn: If it is lawful, thru’ the un-dium of the l’ir„ and
under the charitable office of bwlowiug highly wrought eu
logy upon tiic dead, to dr>i;t an injury to the iavaiic, it i,
• •aimed equally so to luecl the attempt under the sanction
afloidcl by truib. And surely, gentlemen, when public ju.tire
ha, hern sought and obtained, lino’ a .oleum appeal and de
ei.ioo of a ca»e, challengiuc the mini iiuouitaui Lanes all of
which hare been found for the complaining party, alnl aft in
the cnnuuuniiy liaie ln-cunu the deposition of that solemn
decision, in the form of a law : the prevailing party—ought |
III consideration of such weighty nuittcr, (if not upon tlie princi- J
I pie of her sc*) to he drcuiedati object hr. olid the reach of an
uimroith. aim.
Under a free constitution the form, of trial and judgment by
ac<|uilt.il and condeiniialiou arc the .acted landmark*, which
.epa-atc the inn cent from the guilty ; auj no .rti.ihle and vir
luou. mind will ever disregard them. It might he suggclrd
then as a prnhable thing, that the secret history of a lady’s
adversary under .uch plain eircuin.taures, mu.t be rro.vdcd
with events sufficiently dark to challenge a parallel with the
1 pi irate vices of a Nero.* IV Ini.! the theory of ht, opinions iu
reference In the Kail Sen might be ratioua'llv conjrcluted to
have been tanned, undet the dilemma of an habitual intercourse
with thevis-iou. pait thereof, the hope might al.o he indulged
in, that the fat .lily of character ami pi cu n.inti attributed to a
iteiary ad. i nliu er ot tin. da., is .eruied to its po.,ev.oi unde'
a me social delu'ion which every dav’, inci ease of moral intclli
genre must cunltilnile to de-liov. ii is deigned to touch him
with the spi ar of tltmriel. Along with the above, and as au act of
justice you are solicited to gi.r publicity to the following tribute
of esteem In the living.
The .‘outhlul and lovely Kvilina, the daughter of affiuence
and the child of affection, wa. early courted hv the smile, of
deceitful foitutie. hull of promise, ami hv nature endowed
with a sweetly sainted soul, her ftieud, Isrluld with joy, the
derctopeiuenl orhci soft and peaceful inclinations. Society ate
traded hv the merit ol oiius.Umuig lit nut v, very earl, pul sued
her footsteps with the gale of a mild and friendly ailuiiratioii|
and suhniu.ion to tin hi avcnly form ami aspect oY a sweet and
a ihirial mind mlrd the hearts of men; lot all admitted ,he wa,
I he offspring of lleaveu’. sweetest intention to clown with .ub
luiiarv hll.l SOUK* cenerou. inlellirenee wlou, I,nil, u.. M, II..
(ii nignant “ lap of mture, and over whose piogi e-sive steps to
ihe summit of earthly happiness” a virtuous direction had
thrown its Tutelary power. In the language of sacred desci ip
lion, her beauty wns as the rose of Sbaitsn, sslien the firsliuess
of morning humects its leave-, and it Was pure as the lilly of
the valley and the mountain snow.
She Was educated under the simple foitn of that system of
instruction, which wi.cly aims to preserve the fame and
ihe hopes of civilized man in the possession of an object so im
portant to his happiness as woman.
What then ha- been^lter misfortune f Ala-1 she dwellelb in tin.
how eta uf the Hesperian tiaidrn, whose golden !rutl hum; triii) • I
ting to the rye of an odious cupidity- -Vo fiigltlful dragon
with hostile aspect, guarded it- access, whose sleepless and fe.it
fuleuu.ity seas wool 10 othei times to lest tins virtue and claims
oftuo. (arattemplj ; hut ft ieu.lsli'p was alone at the portal to do a
mistaken d> ed of ill fated appiohalton. In the language of
modern Fable, she was little Kid Hiding Hon!, who impru
dently held a dialogue with an uncongenial statute_
—It has been ntaerved, that the imagination of a vicious mind
departing from its-just'rout se, aud in nan h of a simile by which
to denote its own malignant properties, lias been overruled to
adopt the a tender myrtle entwined with the deadly night
shade.” How visible is the hand of beaten in the uoetiaidi il
selection! For it is equally a mailer of Irulh as of earnest
solicit' tie to the human mind, that the privileges uf the im
aein Ilonas a licence uf composition in either Piose or I’oetry
belong to the cxer i.c- of a pure exalted and reliued intrllec
lual capariix, when labouring in the praiseworthy location of
virtue; hut it never wa, pc milted t> vicious men for the most
guilty purposes to make free with lists delightful invention. In
all case- where the malignant passions guide the longue w pen’
the licence of the imagination is suspend. I hy the coiuuinn
consent of ni.nikitnl—the object being'o indict an injury, the
author can never justify a disregard of truth or plain langu igr.
For an honorable revenge does not covet iricaponsibililv, and
lat-ehood, however ardent it mav desire it, has no claim upon
society. Much It ss is it allowable in weaving the weh of in.,
lignant fallacy, to invert the order of natural history in ri fe.
cnee to anv subject. Now il Is known that the myrtle and
the nigllt-nade are nut the indigenous giowlh of the same soil,
nor ran the myrtle he found in a situation to In- entwined hy
the nightshade, unless transplanted bv llir act uf man_whilst
the my rile delight- iff the mnregenial soil, the ilc.ully nighl
hadr spring- up in an tin weeded garden, “innk and gross in ua
tme,” nor would a judicious system of horticulture approve
tl.eir artifirial ’vicinity, for the Under nxrtle would inrvitably
droop and waste its fragrance, w hen by’n rash experiment it
has be. n taken from its native earth and frit-udly rliniate, and
placed in a soil uncongenial with its nature. So under the
•miles of Heaven, when a tribunal of high discretion has ror
rer.ted the error and re-placed the tender invrtle in it, native
ld.ali.au grove, its ever green glories and fragrance, shall vie
with the associate beauties and -vveets of the je—amine. No in
spiration wa- at hand to instruct the cnar-c iut. ltigri.ee of vie.
in the poetic annals of the tender myrtle, and it would only
prove a vision of perplexity and superstition to speak of iu na
tivity in the profound recesses of the Appenine, where, under
’the protection of the environing lulls it. l.eautv adorns, whilst
its fragrance sweetens the wilds of nature. In this its n.tive
•oil. no deadly iiijit-h idr sprung from an ....weeded gatden,
rank and gross in nature,could entwine its tender branches So
flouiishrd the lovclv and sweet Kosalimlj, amidst her native
hills made vocal by (he -ongs of the Grecian Muse, aud unule
•erve.l hy the human eye piofane, “ till f treed by the supreme
law of nature, dire necessity, with patience in her heart and
gentleness in her looks, she -el out to make liav in the fields «
Collin.” lie was the ornament of swains, generous, opulent,
ami leading a rural lifr in all its elegance, such as the Poet of
Arcadia has transmitted it to us, fnnn i emote and innocent
times; times! when Ihe vices of modern heroism were unknown
in the characters of men.
She was as the Irnder myrtle reared in its native soil_sh»
was the companion of her mother’s adversity in a lowly eotlage,
but the generous and virtuous Collin souphl to pluck front the
myrtle a wreath to crown the summit of his earthly liappiiie-s_
he remembered the daughter of Ihe once wealthy Ilani.ui, the
fiiend of his father, lie beheld her innocence and l.eautv with
chaste affection—ami the hand that plucked Hie myrtle wa.
Csinserrals sl to Ills gentle office of peace ansi Isive. How sad
wa- the reverse of the lovely and youthful Kvelini, svhs.se star
using wiki inf unriumiiMi n.ajmv oi n»|uring Mim. ha* rapiilly
desmuled to .*1 hoiiaon of woe, it* onlylirillianre, lb* mild light
of >uMunarv hone reflected from the beauteous satellite of riiiue.
Lovely fviliog prarr of ir.iud,
Swefl delight of liuman kind,
Hr uveoly h».1 n and hi rad on high
To crown the- favourite of the
W ith mure of happiness liehw
Than victor, iu a triumph know.
"It it the intention of the writer to ti amjile on the ashtmf
the Head ru tittle at j'ouible.
RICHMOND PRICES CURRENT.
TnWco.very fine, lit. 10 a 1.5 Hide., Spanish, 17 a 20
Do. middling, .5 a 10 Uralidy, Cog. gal. I 00 a t 20
Do. refusal, 2 1-2 a 7 Do. Apple, SO a 33
Flour Citv mills, 4 87 a 500 WhUker, 27 a 28
Do. Canal, 4 7-5 a 87 Hum West India, 70 a 80
Whraf, Inn lie), 80 a 85 Do. New England 35 a 3G
Corn, dn. 37 Wine, Madeira, 2 50a 3 25
Meal, do. 42 a 4.5 Do. Sicily Madeira, t 25
Oats, 25 Do. Mala'rn, 8,5 a 70
Baron, per lb. 0 a 7 Tea, Imp. A. fiunp. 1 35 a 1 15
Uniter, do. 10 a 13 Do. Voting Ilvson, 30 a 35
Coffer, do. 18 a 20 Mels*ic*, S2 a 3.5
Cotton, do. 25 lleinp, per 100 Ib«. 5 00 a 5 50
Indigo, do. 2 75 a 3 00 Bar Iron, do. 4 25 a 4 .50
N-tiln, cut, do. (i 1-2*7 I’urk, per Idd. 12 00
Rice, do. 4 Shad, per bbl. fi 00
Sugar Loaf, lb. 17 a 20 Cut Herrings, 4 00 a 4 25
Do. Brown, 8 a II 1-2 Salt, per Sack, 2 87 1-2
Iron. Hemp. he. is now sold by the 100 lbs. instead of the
112 lbs. or ton of 2,240, a* heretofore.
BANK NOTE KXC/I AN OK—Corrected at Cokm't Office.
Stale Bank of North Carolina, 3 per rent. disc.
South Carolina books, 1 do
(Borgia hanks, 2 1-3 do
Darien 8
Doubloons, 15 (12
PRICES OF STOCKS'.
V. S. Bank, 120
Bank Va. new 101
do old 93
Farmers’ B mk_ 101
By Ihe Fly and Columbia we have received rhe remainder nf our
8PBINO GOODS,
comprising altogether the best assortment we hare ever had.
WM. TtEALK f, Co.
May 10. I...(f
NOTICE TO T1TE PUB L/C.
LOST on Thursday the 28fli nit., between the Manchester
Turnpike Oale and John Oignry’s tavern, nay Docket
Bn*k, which contained sundry bonds as follow*, vir: one on
Jeorge W. Ode for $23 30i one on John S. (Irani for $>4)50;
wo on Thofp.as Brown, one for $80, the other for $28 20, and
lit not* for $4 75; one on John Bowls for $16 33; one on
luhaH. Ellen lor $49 10; one on Nelson Kelly for $24 60}
>oe on Joseph Wood for $30 25; two on Purvaol Turner, oru
W $45, and the other for $5 50; one on Oreen Hancock for
>20, and sundry other papers t also, 45 dollar* In Bank note*.
I forewarn all person* agato«l trading for said bonds, and I will ,
[iva half the r,eh which the Pocket Book contained to any j
sersoo who will deliver the Pocket Book with the ahova coo- I
enta to me. THOMAS HNKLLINUS.
May 10. I—wjn'
NOTICE
ALL persons having r la mis agaiusl (be estate of John Fos
ter, dec., will bring (hem forward properly authenticated, 1
md all thssse indebted to Ih# estate are irquested to make pay
nrntlom* witbmd dclav. J0UN R. FOSTER, EaV ,!
Vry 07 lt7y. /VO J.*a r*r(**e; &&
the whole av ojye day/,
TIIK drawing ol the CFARD Si A I D £07 VERT »r
Maylarul. No. 4, will tale nl«re and l.f comt>!«*(«*a m ite*
Ckiy of iidl(iuior«* on tH«* ) Cth of THIS MCXTH |A/«VI
ALL IN ONE DAY!
The Capital. air,
Twenty Thousand Dollars.
Ten Thousand Dollars.
Five Thousand Dollars,
Bciiile. 1000'a, 500’-, 4cc. itc. Ri tonc Etanl to a Price I
4 , WJ'I '•« drawn by an improved au.l entirely new mode,
whereby the bolder of two ticket,, or two «h.re«, muu draw
pumUr*** P"E*'» 4“'J iu l,le *an,r proportion for a greater
Whole Tickets $5 00 J Quarters 1 25
Halves 2 50 • Eighths 63
To he had, in the greatest variety of Sw. (odd and even) at
comssrs
Lottery Sr Exchangc-UJfice, 114, Market-street,
,.r, , , CALTl.WOUK.
^Stole lotleri,, u ere .old the great capita!
of*100,000, 40,000. 2 ol JO,000,2 of 10,000, braldc.V lea, than
o* ° 5000‘;i‘r,'.a|“l where more Capital Trices bate
hien .old thau at any otheruffice in America.
, VnIef‘ ,ro“ ““.V pert of the United State,, ci her hy mail,
hy P"‘,*le c«n»ejance, cnclo.ing the cash,or pr.re,
i an. lotteries w ill u,eet the ,ame pion.pt and punctual atten
tiou a. It on pci.ooal application, addrewed t«
,, in J- !• COHKN, Jr. Baltimore,
-M lv l0- I—2lif
TO-MOR Bown
Th»- .S|»l< u iitl ilruiii^ uftliu
Union Canal Lottery...Sixteenth Class,
Take. p|jre, and will be completed in a few mum es, when ali
of the following must Splendid Piiic. be d.awn. vt*
SCHEME.
1 prize of £50,000 is 50,000 Dollar*.
1 prize of 20,000 is 20,000 Dollar#
1 prize of 10,000 is 10,000 Dollar*.
2 prizes ot 5.000 is 10,000 Dollars.
1 prize of 4,720 is 4,720 Dollar#
20 prizes of 1,000 is 20,000 Dollars,
30 prizes of 500 is 15,000 Dollar#
02 prizes of 100 is 5,200 Dollars.
156 prizes of 50 is 7,800 Dollars.
1248 prizes of 20 is 24,960 Dollar#.
10,608 prizes of 10 is 106,080 Dollar*.
12,120 prize*. 273,760 Dollars
22,100 blanks.
Adventurer, a e ad rived to make immediate application and
•cure the f.irtunale uuw it. at their tr..|> Lucky O,Ti e. Oi
d m pi r mail flieeiif |>n ta r] will meet with ibe a trillion and
punctuality a* it on | e su.ial apnli.mtion.
7 /' Acon.iderah e ( otionuf tin. Lritey i. put up in parcel*
.,f Jt) ticket., cmbracing all the combination So- f.nm I to 60.
whirl, parcel, cannot pn„ib|y dta.v )r„ than *"0. lea.the de
duetion of 15 per cent, for ao many chance, fur the capital pn ,
20 lirk.-t., hy ceil i£cjtc, can be had for $Uk
20 ball ticket*
SOqiiartera oj
20tt.lilh*
Price of whole tickets* 10 each—-Share, in propo.liun.to bk
had at r r '
AXIiEBTS
LOTTERY AND EXCHANGE OFFICE.
PKiliJdphh, May 10. j j
THfl OHATORIOl
OX MONDAY Evening, ihr 23d of the pre.fnt month, B
number «f l«dic* and gentlemen, Am-turn, of tliU cilv
assisted b> :• gentleman of considerable musical talent* from
Pete* smug, m'-Tid Sui.. • »» Oratorio, or
Contrrt of Sbntrra iambic.
IN THE MONUMENTAL CHURCH. "
The irlertiou, t oiir.iMuig ol So/m, Authtnu, Duett* and CA«
rurc, liai hem carefully o.aJr from the work. of thr m.wl cw
Ichtuled uiuifcal inmposen, and fiorn the uioM eMecmed On
loriuit
Tbt motives which have origiuated this often.pf, are of n
iirvulent character; mid tin emolument* ari.ine fiom it are in
icn.l.d it a .(curved teilin. -.i^l of retard nrd rood will tube
appropriated to the ben. fit .1 MRS. Si’Ll. Y. the Right Rev.
1...hop .Moore, and the Vn'iy, have approved tbe te uiulivej,
hy grantiug the me of the Church for the ucraiioo.
Zealom exertion, have hern u.c.l fnnonir con.iderable time
IV'1 lo grt up and render tl.ii a uiii.ical treat wot thy the atten
tion ol the piddle. }
Up* Talc, t- of A.imtMion at HALF A DOLLAR- xeh, to
he had at Mi. !• itxtvhy l-onn’i, and ,t M. -in. Colhm 4 Co'*
11...It.lore., and illli. Manu S. Valentine’. L»rv liood Store,
oil Shock* lull: Die procuring of these tirketi in due time i,
recommended, ai no pei ton will he mlmilte I without them.
J T The Oratorio will coiuiucncu at 8o'clock precis* Iv. *
lticlimond, Ifni/ 10. r j_;jj
Notice to Dealers in Dry Goods.
1 ,,TEii,1,1,X“ *oclo,e mv hu-inet, in the fall I jhalllbuday
E the »;li .f M ty. cum mem e veiling uu Sim k of
| at prices much below what they have lierwol'vre betu offered
at} it con»ist%, in pail, o| tin following article* :
Irish linen*, lawa* and diaper*
ltn**ia she* ting,* dark and dowlas
Osnabui gs, ticklcohurgs and hut laps
bail cloth, ».t« king m.d li« in pc II I tills
t oini^ori « i.Jt m, | t-4 calico an.I cambric print*
*-4 . . *,:: a .1 l. ir |„Uillll5
leciii*, •piderui. u, * dm*, some as low as 90
per yard
Sw;»> moll, India and boo it ..g^.. J a* J plain lumlin*
Striped Nankeen*
Washington and Wilmington stripes
Dorchester and couimmi bed li king
li.uiilsonir stripe*! silk. Uoi entities, fv. gentle men’s pantaloon)
ill.irk.nid drab Denmark saJfec n
4- 4 ami t>-4d*uk and light coloured ringhauu*
IIIossit hffiliml and liin]1* rv c diapci
V. 7 and ft-1 table datnn-k
4f) bates hlt*.*rhftl and brown domestic shillings and sheetings
•ouie very fine
3 and 4- 1 coloured domestics for srrsants
Ludie*’ silk and cutt< n h«»**r
fieiitlemen’s ilk and cotton half hose
O.iu/r, satin ml w*oi ked niudin l.b.lkfs
I In * ad edging ami Ian*, rotlun do. ban !sr»me pefleraj
C dog nr water, first quality, and cheap hr the in,x
Oi i e!i\ spool rollon at 3s. *Jd. per dozeu.
Whh a great variety of other at tides, all of which I shall
offer at *urb prinsas t'. make ii ou object with (lio>«- who want
•uch good* to travel a little out of lliMi way to nurcha*** them.
„ _ MANN S. VALKNTINi;.
M°y,Q- __ i—w4»v
Richmond Turnpike Company.
JVTOTICK i. hereby jriveu. tli.il the general ,. C .ing uf ihe
IS Stuck holder, in the Kiehinnnd Turnpike Coinpanv will l.e
hehl at the Eagle Hotel iuthi' city of Richrmjti.f, .1 5" o’clock
in the evening ol Ibelirtt Monday in June. 1 25.
„r E. SIIEl'PAtl J>, Treawrer.
May 19. I
Fillnalj/c Property on II Street.
'T'HE miJer.ign. il having deter ii.incj to remove lo thr Wiv
.1 tern country, will veil at public auction, for rca dy money
on Monday the Kith of the prr-ent month, at 5 o’clock in ilij
alterooon, TH'O F ALU AISLE TENEMENTS, limated
•IIIrrllybHwern II Street and the Nr w Ma kel-iluuve. The
tenement frontingnu II itrrel i, a large three-,lory well huilt
In irk hou.e, (lie luwrr part ol whi cli ii fitted up for a More, &c.
• nfrprr Itiooll are linr.hr .I in a cmufui lai.le My le fur the ac
coiniU'.dalion of a family i the ca llir, ;.re eacelleiit. bring per
Irrtly dry, ami the full «i*e of llir home \ one of the rrwmr it
fini.liedand may hr riu.1 a« a Kitchen, arc. Attache.I to ||,ii
trnrineut ii a good Ktichen, in the upper pun of which are
comfortable room, fin .rrreiiM, nuokeliuuie, 4c. and a well of
as pnrf waiter as any in thr city*
■ Homing me Market-House, it al.o built of
buck, and it filledup fur a glue try, and rent* al (hi. lime fur
SlOUpei annum i'ur further pailiculat.,enquire .if Ihe auk
•criht'r,or tuTliomat Tayloi, who will conduct Ihe «;'!e.
Ma» l0» _ I—‘<R V. IK VINK.
TREASURY DTP AM TMENT, 2 m h April, ik26.~
VT OT1CK i« Iin chv riven, ll n . n the Aral (In of U> tuber
-*■ 1 neat, the principal of the Si« per Cent .Stork of ihe Uni
ted States, created under the authority of an act of Centre**
entitled, “An act authoi i*ing a Joan tor a aum nut exceeding
eleven million* df dollars.” opened on the louilei nth dai r,f
March, one (hou.aud eight hundred and tsvelre, together with
the interest due (liereun, will he paid to the proprietor, of * ml
Stock, or llieii atforme* duly' authorixed, at the Tiea urv of
the United State, in Washington, and at the several Loan bfli
ces, mi the Hooks of which any poi lion <.f .aid Slock may <t md
A surrender of the certificate, of aaid Stock will he required
nt the lime of payment, and the inleiest on .aid Stork will ceaan
from and alter the thirtieth day nr September next.
SAMUEL L. SOUTHARD,
AfnytO, 1R25, l-30tl,S ^krag Sec', v Trev.ury.
Lancastrian School, City of Richmond.
j\T OTICEi. hereby given, that on t|1(. u,, Fridav of tha
LN pre.e.il incu.lh, the Trustee, of that Institution will pro
reed to Ihe election of a Tulnr, to .iipplv lh. place ul the p,u
sent iiieiiuibt ul, who*e terra of office eavliet, on the 20th ol
Aiiru.t next. Those desirous of pt canting themselves ■ , rau
il(dales, are requested to make knosvu their inclination, b> j*t.
ter, free of postage, addressed to '
„ KO: GFEENIIOW, See’ry L. Si.
M*r6-__ nf-t;t
JYOftCE,
HAVING declined a continuance in my p< cu pt Office Ion
d«r then the present engagement, null the view „f retn
"tg to the country, any persona who have claims ag .ins* me .ire
reouestid tohrsi.g them fin ward for adjustment, an.l those in
drilled to me will please to make pat men'.
„ „ RICHARD GH ATHMEY.
<o_ i_tf
UNIVERSITY OF VIROIJYIA. *
I AM renu',.|**d by ihe faculty of Ibis inslitu'ioii to give no
ftirr'*tn<l lVacn*r« of M- -ir *n I Drifting *•r wuiffnc her#,
rh.reqn.iite. h.ing in (he /VricArr v/ Vn.ic, that he boa
goo.1 p.a.tiral performer on more lb ra one tn.trurrieot, will
versed in Orrhe.tr,i performance, an.l in (lie trirnre of eoinpoe
if ion—ind in the Tear Sr, D.amitig.lhat he add to then.ti.
al hranrhei of that arr,aichiivq/ural and Uicchuniral designing.”
f ominiiniration. addressed tome at the University of Virginia
near Charlottesville, pmlttfe ptil, wifi be at'emled to ” *
A S. lillUCKEN RRoiifiH P. U. V
Hoy 10. I_4t
REMOVAL. "
rH NASH has removed his Hook, gtati nerv and F*nce
• Store, to Ihe romer recently orrup.ed b, Mea«rs. Wm
\. Ibirtow Ir CO. frootiog.lhe sti. «t leading fromidavo’sBridge,
where be Will Uhapny to mske it (he interert of hi* friend*
ludthe public generally to call, as he it d.t.rmined lo tell *t
he lowest rash prices, and on the most accatmnewating terms.
i1aY SO-_ i—T,
Ohio Land For Sale or Barter.
rWJHH to tell or barter for Negroes, 280C acre, land, Ivii*
in Highland couutv, Ohio, within two mile* id thv <tag«r,3
eading from Maysvsila, U«n to Cbsbcclbe, and may b* *t»|.4
•f »dsecond rate land. T > any person di.peied to purebage
he whole lr*rt,I vrij] *e]l a gicpt bargain, or wilt take tIJk.
vbole, My paitof the pxjcha*« money •• neg.oei at vel*.
,l!^' ^ A*t.KMI0*.

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