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DAILY, BY 91T0WDEN 8c THORNTON. A»D (FOB TB* COU5TBT,) OB ' TUESDAYS, THURSDAYS AND SATURDAYS. COBSKB or rAUfiX-ITIST AVI) PBISTRH8 ALLET. Daily Paper, g8—Country Paper, &5, ptr annum ~~ THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 1826. BIb. BURGES’S SPEECH o* tbs JUDICIARY BILL, Concluded. Judges, we are told, sir. are to learn by tra vel. Whither, how, and addressing themselves to whom? Not to visit law schools, or colleges of civilians; not as the Solo ns oi Platos of an tiquity travelled to consult the initiali of Sais, lh«* Sanhedrim of Palestine, or the disciples of the Persian Zoroaster. They must, however, have the benefit of travel; and if so, in the com mon method in coaches, wagons, solos, gigs, carryalls; in steam-boats, packet-boats, and fer ry-boats; receiving the full benefit in eating houses, taverns, boarding houses, and bar rooms, of the conversation of learned tapsters, stewards, and stage coach drivers. No man, I mu^t own, who travels in the ordinary method— and judges can hardly afford to travel in differ ent style—will lose any portiott of the several sorts of accommodation and instruction. Judg es will, in serious truth it is said, by travel, mingle with the people,and often contain con tact with them. Will they mingle with the poor, the ordinary? With mechanical men; ‘•with middling interest men; with the great community of toil, and sinew, and production? No, sir, they can do no such thing. Let them have the humility of Lazarus, and the versatile affability of Alcibiades, and they can do no such thing. There is to such men, as it was once said of a learned judge—than whom no man ever bore his honors more meekly—there is, I say, to the feelings of such men, around a a judge, a kind of repulsive atmosphere. They stand aloof, and give him large room. They bow, not indeed with servility, but with pro found respect; and look towards him with a kind of hallowed reverence, as one set apart, jmd consecrated to the service, and surrounded by the ritual of justice. With all these men, the judge can hold no tangible communion.— The assurance of wealth, the confidence of rank, office, power, will press through this medium, and come hand to hand with him. Do the gen tlemen, sir, mean to say, that for such purpo ses, judges should mingle with the people? Sir, judges of the circuits, as we are told, are to communicate ro the supreme court their va rious local knowledge? How? Yes, yes sir, how? By books or by parol? The facts, in the appealed causes, are placed on the record; the law on which they have been decided is, like the ballad of the ancient bard, committed to memory; and is to be said or sung, in open j court. In this manner, each'of the ten judges of the supreme court is to learn all his know ledge of the leges loci, governing appealed cau- ; ses He may possibly know, and by the rea sonings on this bill, he is supposed to know, , 1- 10th part of his legal alphabet of twenty-four States; that is to say, two letters and 4- 10th parts of a letter This may comprehend all the great doctrine of locatives and entries, as the same was learnedly expounded to us, early , in this debate. The court, sir, who try the ap- , pealed cause, must, according to the arguments , of the friends of the bill, learn the facts, the | law, and the decision, from the judge who tried , 'thecause in the court below; and who, in sus- , taining his own decision, is interested bv the , pride of opinion, the pride of character, and the , avarice of fame; and who, if he do not produce the books from which he drew his law, ought | to place over his oral tradition of it, the Scotch bard’s apology— i I cannot say now me irmu may oc; I tell you the tale as *twas told to me. Will this mode of procedure, sir, secure to appellants the benefit of a second trial? Of the facts there can be, there needs no second trial; they are ascertained and placed on the record. They are to measure the tacts by the law, and observe if that measure result in the former de cision. Who places this measure in their hand? The judge who measured the article and plated the amount on the record. If the judge hon estly give the law, as he understood, and still understands it 10 be, the supreme court must understand it as he understood it, and the cause must be decided as he decided it. \ ou weigh the same article at the same scale be?m, with the same weights. Its weight must be the same The beam may be out of balance; the weights too light or too heavy These men, “measuring themselves by themselves, aienot wise.” If you measure the same thing by the same thing, ten thousand times, you cannot de tect a single error. ould you, sir, avoid this repetition of error? Give your supreme court a check on the circuit judge. What shall it I be? A knowledge of the laws. If, therefore, ! sir, your supreme judges are qualified for su- I preme judges, and all the nation know that they < are, theirexists no inequality in their know- j ledge of local law; but it' that inequality do ex- < ist the provisions of this bill cannot remove it. i Sir, this bill proposes to add three judges to 1 - supreme judicial court, and to make the i number ten This, if a remedy for the evils at the West, is none for those at the very vitals I of the judiciary—the accumulated mass of cau ses which have laid in the supreme court till, i like an ossification in the heart of the animal body they paralyze pulsation, and obstruct the wholesome circulatioa of jusuce. to the very ' extremities of the body politic. The bill pro poses for this evil no other remedy than three additional jadges. Can ten men do more ju dicial labor than seven can perform, .tior.ii, like mechanic or mathematical truth, ta disco ,ered by induction—* kind of process at which )Ut one mind can labor. We do not torn that I ■ither Archimedes, or Euclid, or Sir W illu-n* lones, was joined with any co-thinker admim- < •ular to either of them, in his snblime epecula tions or discoveries. In money there may be copartnership; there can be none in min Here each one, unless a plagiarist, must trade an his own capi'.al. Make your judges, sir, it you please, seventy-two, and like the Ptolemy, you will call on each one for a complete ver These gentlemen will tell us that, although this bill gives no relief to the supreme court, yet there is on the stick a little bill, No 1j, giving a perfect. remedy. Yes, sir, sheets o legislation for the Western States, ten lines onlv for the whole nation. It adds a month to the If rm of the supreme court, a month, did ^ sav? No, not so much;‘‘not a Utile month; three weeks, eighteen working days. One long maratime cause from th/East, or one bread and cause from the West, will consume two days; and thus, the next year, nine more cau ses will be tried than will have been this year; I and so the number, standing over on the docket, will trulv be 171 and not 180 This bill proposes iu w.v. — r""*' court, originally six, but now seven, by adding thre**new judges, and making the whole num ber ten. Can this, sir, be constitutionally done? All supreme judicial power is now lodged in the supreme court ", hat judicial power hate you, then, sir, to confer on your three new judg es? Circuit court power you certainly have, for all inferior courts are within your control; but all the supreme judicial power is already vested, and no part of it can be taken away. The supreme court is a whole, in all its parts its properties, its extension, its relations. Hate you the power to*altcrit? How, then,can you add to it? Or is it that wonderful entity which addition to it does not increase, or tvhich.mul tiplied, any number of times by itself, would continue to be the same? We shall all acknowl edge, sir, that Congress cannot require, by law, the President to select a judge ol the supreme court from any particular district or part oi the U. States; but Congress can create a court in ferior to the supreme court, and among the le gal qualifications of the judge, insert an inhab itancy of residence within his territorial juris diction. This may be the circuit court. If sir, you then annex the office of suen a circuit judge to that of ajudge of the supreme court, you re quire, by law, the President to select a judge of the supreme court,from a limited and designa ted district of the United States; that is to say, from the territorial jurisdiction of such circuit judge. The constitutional power of the supreme court is vested in the majority of that court; whatever shall change this relative proportion io the whole number of the number creating that majority, must change the vested power of that court, and must, for that reason, be uncon stitutional; but four, the majority of six, is two thirds of that court; whereas six, the majority often,is less than two-thirds of that court. Making the number of judges ten, is, therefore altering the power of the court, vested in two thirds thereof, and giving it to a lesser pro portionate number. It may, sir, be set down as a political axiom, that, when you shall have added so many judg es to the original number of the SupremeCourt, as will make a majority of a constitutional quo rum of that court, the judicial article of the Constitution will have been expunged. Add rour three new judges, it makes ten This is bur more than the original number; six is a constitutional quorum .of ten; but four «s a ma ority of that quorum, and may reverse all the lecisions of the original court. All decisions of the supreme court, on the Constitution, on treaties, and on laws, not en icted by Congress, are beyond the control of .he National Legislature; but if we can send in ;o the supreme court an overruling majority, whenever the united ambition of Congress and lie Executive may choose to do it, we place the Constitution, and all treaties, and all Constitu ions and laws of all the States, in the power of vvo branches of the Government, and thus e •ect ourselves into a complete tyranny; and that, oo, as the advocates ol the bill must contend, ipon perfectly' constitutional principles. Does he Constitution, sir, thus place the judiciary it the good will and pleasure of the odier two jranches of the Government? No, sir, the i at •iots tvho built, and the People who consecra ,«.d that glorious fabric, did not intend to de rote their temple to the polluted oblations ol Legislative ambition, or the unhallowed rites if executive suoservicmy. The wisdom of legislation, sir, should look o the durability of her works. How long, sir, ,vill the judiciary, as amended by the provisions >f the bill, continue to subserve and satisfy the ,vants of the country? Some of its advocates ;ay twenty, some fifty, and some one hundred rears. Yes, sir, those gentlemen, who have, ft ilh all the force of fact, and all the resistless inclusion of reason, pressed on this House the inparalleltd growth of Western wealth and Western population,do say that new States will lot, in less than one hundred years, have been idded to tl\is Union in such a number as to re tire even one additional judicial circuit. Have hey duly considered the various expansive prin :iples of production and population in this ;ountry? A prescient policy should look to he future tinker the lights of the past. In wice that period, a few scattered families of migrants have augmented to more than ten Millions of people, covering eight hundred and orty-seven thousand one hundred and eighteen jquare miles of territory, arranged into nveniy bur United States, and requiring ten judicial tircuits. Through this whole course, the peo jle and the country seem to have multiplied and txtended in nearly a geometrical ratio. 1 en Millions of people not quiie five years ago; five Millions of couples for heads of families; and, J it this moment, not less than two millions five j tundred thousand of the whole uun.ber proba- j >ly placed in that relation. Ordinary calcula-1 ion may, under ordinary prosperity, expect to ind iu each family eight children. I tus will,« n less than twenty years, give to our popula ion twenty additional millions of people. vVill lot new States arise? Already, sir, you have j ;hree new territories. Horida is spreading her , copulation down to the very margin ol her wa ers, and enriching her cultivation from ‘the :ane-be*ring isles of the West.” Arkansavv : s looking up the channel of her long rivers, | awards the mountains of Mexico, and will soon j >ecome rich 'populous, and highly cultivated. L'he tide of migration is setting up the grand . ;anal towards Michigan, and that peninsula j will, in a short period, be located and peopled, | from Lake to Lake. These three, sir, in less than five years, with due courtesy anti lair cause [or admission, will knock at your door, and propose to sit down in the family circle pt po litical Union. This is not all,sir 'Population is travelling up the latitude, across your North western territory, towards the great Caspian ot our comment; and when they shall have heard of your ships on the waters of the Oregon, and of your colonies along ihe rich valley of ihat river—as, from ’he able report of the gentleman from Massachusetts, whose mind is capable ol such things, we may predict, they will very soon hear—these people, will then, sir, with the rapidity of a deep sea-lead, thrown from the chains ofa seventy-four, plunge down the lon gitude to meet and to mingle with their coun trymen on the waters of the Pacific. Twenty years, sir! Are vvt told that the sys tem ol tile bill will accommodate and satisfy the judicial wants of this country for twenty years? In twenty years you will have ten new States, and thirty millions of people! »» hy, sir, in such a country—such a sun-bright region of hill and vale, mountain and moor, river, plain,lake, and all of boundless fertility—where population are busv on land,and on ocean; where from the plough, the loom, and the soil, they continually draw the materials ol tood, clothing, habiiiou; where the human arteries swell arid pulsate with teeming existence; where the hu man bosom heaves and palpitates with the fos tering current ol incipient life—what calcula tion will you make? hat calculation can you make, approximating in any reasonable degree towards leamy: \V hat then, sir, the advocates of the system of the bill may ask—What shall be done? The opposers of it are prepared for the interrogato ry: Adopt the system recommended by the re solution. Restore tbe Constitution. .1 race out and fill up, the great judiciary map of 1789; revise, and correct, and establish the constitu tional lines of the law of 1801. We are told, sir, by the gentleman from Illinois, that the ex perience ol a single year overthrew that s) stem. \Vas, then, the system of 1801 overthrown by experience? As well might the honorable gen tleman tell us that brick, and gtanite,and mar ble, are improper materials for houses, and palaces, and temples; because experience has taught us, that, ai some times, and in some pla ces, earthquakes have overthrown and demo lished such buildings, “It was,” says the ho norable gentleman from Massachusetts, Chair man of the Judiciary Committee, “repealed in one year in toto ” W as it because that, or the law on which it was founded, was “enacted in the hurrii d session of the summer of 1789?” because it was built on false analogies, or con tained awkward provisions? That session, sir, was begun on the 4th of March, and ended on the 24th of September. In this session, of somewhat more than six months, those illus tiious men enacted twenty-seven laws, and pas sed three resolutions. Was this hurried legis lation? Why, sir, many a Congress, since that period, putting no extraordinary vigor or hasty effort to the work, have, in less time, sent into the w orld a legislative progeny of from two to three hundred laws, great and little. What have w e now, sir, valuable, or of probable dura bility, and which was not produced by that Congress, at that session? The fiscal, the fo reign, the war, the naval, and the judicial de partment, were then, and by those men, found ed, erected, and finished These great national edifices have stood, and I trust will continue to stand; for, when tne vandalism of faction shall demolish them, we shall cease to be a nation. Later times, it is true, have added, now and then, a piece of tiling, or a patch of paint; and the nation has pul itself to costs upon the inte rior garniture of them, the drapery, and other various ornament and accommodation; but, o thervvrse, these vaiuaoie euinces are nearly as old, as unaltered, and quite as venerable, as the Constitution itself. “Awkward provisions and false analogies,” do we call any part ofathe ju diciary act of that session? It was, sir, indicted by the Elsworths and HamiJtons of fhoae times —men, wnose political little finger was larger than the loins of politicians in these degenerate days. Why, sir, do not men who know, tell us boldly for what cause the judiciary law of 1U01 was repealed. Men of candor, and I trust, sir, such men are in great numbers here, will all agree that party overthrew that system.— Why disguise it ? Those unhappy days are past, and we are indeed now all “brothers of the same principle ” What was not demolish ed in those inconsiderate times? i he Natioaal Bank, the Army, the Navy, Fortifications—al most all that told the understanding, or the eye, that we areamc—tumbled into ruins, in the shock of that tremendous political earthquake. Coming years brought better feelings and sounder reasonings; and men have profited of their experience, and re-edified all that was most v aluable: The Bank, the Army, the Navy, the system of Fortifications; and we are again a nation. Our fortresses on the ocean and on the land, look oui from many a hundred iron eye, ready with indignation to blaze annoyance and destruction against hostile approach.— Why, sir, do you not lollow this enlightened experience rn your judiciary? The very Turk or Tartar, though he demolish the palace and temple of classical antiquity, yet will he draw from the ruins materials lor his stable and his seraglio. He who does not profit by that of others, stands in the next rank of fatuity to him who is a fool in spite of his own experi ence. I„et us not be tolJ, sir, that the system of the resolution will augment me judiciary expenses. Whai will Jbe expended in one way, will be sav ed in another. A saving to the citizen is a saving to the nation. These courts will per foi m, and finish the judiciary labor iu every dis trict, circuit, and department. It will bring justice home, “and that right early,” to those who are now compelled to travel for it; to wait For it; and to lavish their substance on the means of acquiring it. It may diminish a pro- ; ductive employment for us who come here to legislate for our constituents; and to litigate I for our clients: buj I trust we are sufficiently patiiotic not to feci any attachment to a system because it may augment our emoluments, when we know it musjt diminish the productive capi ’ J . tal of our country. Sir, the People now e»-1 pend less on the judiciary than on foreign rela-1 lions. You give more, by some scores of thou- ■ sands of dollars, for courtesy to o’her nations, , than vou pav for justice to your own citizens. It would be dishonorable to the Republic to be wanting to its own dignity abroad; but can it be honest to be wanting in justice to its own citizens at home? ... The system of the bill, sir, cannot, it is a greed that it cannot endure; for circuits will become toonumerous to add anew judge to the Supreme Judicial Court for each new circuit, i We arc told in reply, that we should not legis late for posterity: “let posterity take care of it self ” In what country, in what house, are we, sir told this? Did the Pilgrims, the Bradfords, the Williamses, the Penns, the Smiths, mi grate to this country for themselves, and not for posterity? Lo'ok out upon our American world: not a government was instituted; not a forest foiled; not a city founded; not a house built; not a tree planted; and not for posterity. Where, and what should we have been, but for those who cared for posterity? This house, sir, the great model of art and taste; the pride and ornament of our country, and of the republican world; the magnificent forum of legislation; the hallowed temple of justice—this house, sir, was it built for us, and for the present genera tion onlv? No. sir; it was founded by that man whose name spreads the light of glory over our nation, and whose whole life was hut one act for his country—for the world, and for posteri ty. “Let posterity take care of itself!” To a gentleman who could feel and utter such a sen timent, I would add-ess the words of the be reaved Me Duff: “he hath no children,” The system of the resolution carries m itseii the principles of durability When new Slates shall be added to this Union, and form new Districts, their judges will distribute justice, until enough for a new circuit shall have been formed, and then this circuit shall receive a new judge. This may be repeated as often as a new circuit muv be formed; until circuit after cii^ cuit shall be extended to the utmost limits of our national domain. I he Supreme. Court will sit a supervising tribunal—regulating and correcting every inferior jurisdiction. When the multiplied calls for justice shall require, then it may be separated, like the highest En glish courts, into a fiscal, a criminal, and a civil tribunal. Two judges in each department, as they must of necessity be unanimous, will, al most of necessity, secure correct decision. Thus, sir, you may legislate, noi for twenty years only, but, by Divine aid, for twenty cen turies Your judicial edifice will be extended, with your extending country; and will subserve the wants, and satisfy the requirements ofthese increasing States, and the multiplying millions of this great nation, until the American Eagle shall, with one wing, winnow the breeze* of the Atlantic, and with the other, hover over the quiet waters of the Pacific; until the colos sal power of the republic, standin ; on the lofty mountains of this continent, shall, with one hand, extend the olive Branch to the peaceful nations of the earth, und with the other, wave the sword of justice over the satisfied and tran quil citizens ot these'widely extended regions. I have thus, sir, according to the limited mea sure of my ability, made an effort to sustain the resolution, moved by the honorable gentleman from Virginia; and I should be in some sort sa tisfied with that effort, could I have brought to his aid any portion of that efficiency, which, on a great and former occasion, was b-ought to the aid of an illustrious citizen of that State, by a Son of Rhode Island. [From the Richmond Compiler.] VIRGINIA LEGISLATURE—January 30. HOUSE OF DELEGATES. On Saturday, a communication was received from the Senate that* they had passed the bills, entitled “An act to incorporate the Agricultu ral Societies of the Valley in Virginia and of the county ct Albemarle;”—and “An act autho rizing the Stockholders of the Farmers’ Bank of Virginia to locate an Agency or Branch of said Bank at the town of Danville in the coun ty of Pittsylvania ” The House according to the order of the day, resolved itself into a Committee of the whole House, to take under considei»tion, a Report of the Committee of Finance, Mr Patteson of Augusta in the chair; and after some time spent therein, the Speaker resumed the chair, and Mr. Patteson of Augusta reported, that the said Committee had, according to order, taken the same under consideration, and agreed to sundry amendments thereto, which, together with the said repot t they had instructed him to report to the House. On motion of Mr. Blackburn, the said report and amendments, were ordered to be laid upon the tabic. (Among the amendments adopted by the Committee was one to subject Auctioneers to a tux of a per cent^ge on all goods, Ecc. sold by them: and one, to tax the Keepers of Confections ties, and the Keepers of Oyster Houses.—An un successful motion was made to require the Keepers of Private Boarding Houses to take oui a license.) The following Resolutions from the Commit tee of Roads and Internal Navigation were read: Resolved, As the opinion of this Committee, that the petition of James Wheatley of Fau quier county, stating that the petitioner owns and now occupies landed properly, with mills, See. on the North side of the Rappahannock river in said county, as well as a large manufac turing establishment of flour, Ecc. immediately on the opposite side of the river, in the county of Culpeper, called the new null—Thai from high water he is frequently prevented from passing and repassing the said river without great difficulty, risk and personal danger—That great public as well as private convenience will result from the accomplishment of the peti tioner’s object, and praying thaf he may be permitted by an act of the legislature to erect a toll-bridge from his land, kc in Fauquier, across the said river to some convenient point near the new mill, in Culpepper, with such tolls, and under such rules and regulations, as the Legislature may deem proper, is reasonable. Resolved, As the opinion of this Committee, that the petition of sundry persons, resident upon Deep Creek, in the county of Norfolk, praying the passage of a law repealing or so amending the existing laws, regulating the du ties and lees of the Harbor Masers of Norfolk and Portsmouth, as to permit vessels from New-York or any port, bound to Deep Creek, to pass up the river, and consequently through the harbor of Norfolk and Portsmouth, without being compelled to pay the Harbor Masters the fees usually paid by vessels bojind to that port, be rejected. These Resolutions were agreed to by the House. On motion of Mr Harvie of Richmond City, Resolved, That the Committee of Finance be instructed to enquire into the expediency of repealing the laws prohibiting the sale of tick ets in Lotteries, not authorized by the laws of this state, and of authorizing venders of such Lottery tickets to obtain licenses, and of laying an annual tax on such licenses. From the New-York National Advocate, Jan. 28. FLOUIDA NAVIGATION. Since yesterday we have heard it stated in conversation, that the injury sustained by dis asters at sea in the Gulf Stream, and that di rection; ate even too near a million of dollars, instead of 8700,000. A great part of this im mense sum may be a total loss—probably one half If the projected Florida Canal were cut thiough that territory' to the Gulf of Mexico, it is generally believed that those numerous dis asters would be in a great measure prevented. It is very.singular that the losses of the present navigation of that part of our new coast, for the space of one year only, would perhaps do more than pay for the erection of such a canal The importance of that inland navigation is not by any means confined to Florida. Every sea port from Maine to that territory, that trades to the Gulf of Mexico, would be im mensely benefitted by the construction of such a ship canal Indeed, ve do not know any work of so great importance to trade and com merce, since the completion of flic Erie canal, as the one through the territory of Florida would be. It is to be hoped that Congress will give more than a talking attcutiou to this sub ject. CANADIAN WINTER. The annexed fanciful, though doubtless accu rate description, of the scene which followed a departed stor«i, is from a Quebec paper of the 1.1th ultimo: On Tuesday morning every twig of the trees was covered with ice upu aids of an inch in dia meter, and the whole surface of snow on the ground, coated with ice above an inch thick, re sembling in appearance an immense plate oi pure unburnished silver. Every substance ex posed to the rain was also coated with pure transparent undulated ice. Such phenomena are of frequent recurrence | in this climate, in a lesser degree; hut so thick a coat of ice formed on every substance expos jed to the wind and rain has seldom occurred, certainly not during the last twenty years. It produced effects which could hardly be imagin ed. The roaring of a single sleigh on the road, where the snow had not been hard beaten down., was louder than the rattling of a coach going full speed on a pavement. It were impossible for any animal to travel, who was not armed with points to penetrate the crust, or heavy e nough to break it; in which case, his legs were wounded and in constant danger of being bro ken. No person could have gone half a mile into the forests, without meeting certain death from the falling of branches loaded with ice. The surface under the trees was strewed with their wrecks; the sharp sound of the breaking branch es was frequent, and the noise of the falling ice on the frozen surface was like an incessant roar of musquetry at the distance. Young trees be ing supple rested their heads on the ground, forming beautiful archCs of ice. The stoutest and most branchly trees suffered the most, ex cepting the furs and spruce, whose brandies rested on the ground, or collapsed against the trunk,for .ling lofty pyramids and obelisks of colored ice. When the verg/as was heaviest the wind had fallen, but on every gust that arose, the creaking of the ice, occasioned by the slow and heav’y motion of the trees, was as loud as the sound of a storm in a ship’s rigging during a gale. Before the conclusion of the rain it no lon ger froze as it fell on the ‘surface, and then it formed streams and pools in the hollows of the plate of ice which encrusted the snow. These pools gave the color of water in a new situa tion; it was nearly sea green. The injury to the fruit and forest trees must be great. !Srany wild animals must have been killed in the woods; the timidity of the hare may haie caused its destruction, and the poor partridge who nestles every night in the snow and feeds oirbuds, must have suffered severely. All the smaller winter birds must have also suffered, although the defences of nature and instinct which preserve so many of them, so small and apparently helpless, throughout our long and most severe winters, has ways incom prehensible to the proud intellect of man. Bargains'. Bargains'. Bargains'. THE subscriber, desirous in future to conduct only a Lottery' business, and anxious to dispose of the va rious articles which he has on hand unconnected with that line, respectfully solicits his fellow citizens and the Eublic generally, to call at his Lottery' Office, and em racc the opportunity for bargains, which his present determination affords. His stock consists of the follow, ing articles— - Watches, seals, keys and chains Pistols, dirks and Spanish knives Breast pins, plated castors, and penknives • Ladies’ clasps, waist buckles, hooks and eyes Iteticules and clasps Ear rings and necklaces of various patterns Large and small size Tortoise shell combs Large and small do mock do do Handsome pocket books of various patterns Scissors, superior itzors, and silver spectacles Gentlemen’s pocket combs and cigar cast-s Do hair stocks, cravat stifners and patent supenders Looking glasses, bread trays, and small size waiters Dusting, hearth, clothes, and hair brushes Silver eyed needles, silver and common thimbles Sun glasses, pencil cases, lead pencils ami abating soap Masonic aprons and handsome prints Durable ink and playing cards Fancy baskets, Cologne water, Sec. Also—Gentlemen’s black and drab heaver bats Do do do fur do Men’s fur and wool hats Children’s fur and wool do Those who feel disposed to make purchases, are as sured that each and all of the above articles will be sold at the most reduced cash prices. jan31 JOHN H. BUNNELLS.