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ALEXANDRIA GAZETTE
PUBLISHED, DAILY, BY
EDGJll SJVOJV I)EjY,
Kjd DOLLARS per annum, payable half yearly.
ALEXXNDRI A G AZ ETTE
(FOR THE CO writ V )
is PUBLISHED REGULARLY OX
TUESDAY, THURSDAY & SATURDAY,
aT 5 DOLLARS PER ANNUM, PAYABLE IN ADVANCE.
T^rns of Advertising:—Advertisements neat
ly and conspicuously inserted at the rate of one
dollar per square for the first three insertions,
and twenty-five cents for every subsequent inser
tion. A reasonable deduction will be made in
the case of yearly advertisers.
»,♦ All advertisements appear in both r>noorg.
i FOR NORFOLK.
The Steamboat CHE
SAPEAKE, Capt. Wilson,
will be run as a regular i
packet between A lex an* j
dlia and Norfolk; leaving Alexandria on Tues- j
days and Fridays, at 1 o’clock, and urrivin : in i
Norfolk in time t<> put passengers for Richmond
on board the Patrick Henry.
Returning, leave Norfolk on H ednesdays and
Sunday*, at 2 P. M., taking passengers from
the Patrick Henry, and arrive at Alexandria on
Mondays and Thursdays, at 10 A. M. Passen
gers for Baltimore can be carried through the
same day. • . I
Fare from Alexandria to Norfolk, >>•>. exclu
sive of meals, or 57, meals included. From .Nor :
folk to Baltimore, SS exclusive of meals; 59 ,
meals included.
The Chesapeake is a neir Boat, particularly j
adapted to this route; is coppered, copper-fas- |
fened. has a strong copper boiler, and is. in all j
respects, entitled to the confidence of travellers. I
Parties of pleasure and families will only »>«• '
charged 55 for the trip to Norfolk or old Point j
and hack. J- WILSON, Captain.
NOTICE.
The Steamer CO/.L’M
HIA. Capt. James Mitch
ell. having resumed her
regular trips between Bal
timore and the District of Columbia, will, dur
ing the season, leave Baltimore for the District
of Columbia every Saturday, at 4 o’clock, P. 1
M.: and » -torty-Mf. w." leave Washington at 6, .
and Alexandria at 7 o’clock, A. M. every Wed
nesday, f >r Baltimore. Passage S2.
sept 15 -tf
SUGAR AND MOLASSES.
HHDS. prime new crop New Orleans
Sugar
Porto Rico and St. Croix
30 hhds. Trinidad and Matnnzas Molasses
For $ale by A. C. CAZRNOVE & CO.
dee 15
an c*.
JUST received the American Almanac, for
1835; Comic do do; also, the Comic To
k>*n, an accompaniment for Comic Almanac,
for sale by AUGUSTUS JACOBS.
dec 4 _
ALMANACS
BY, the doz. and gross, for 1835. viz:
American and Repository of Useful Know
ledge
Nautical do do
Virginia and Maryland do
Temperance do do
All of which will be sold low.
dec 10— W. M. MORRISON.
FASHIONABLE HATS AND CAPS.
0ZE\ JOSSELYN, Agent, north-east cor
nerof King and Royal streets, respectfully
informs his old customers and fhe public gene
rally that he is prepared to furnish them with
ELEGANT BLAt'K HATS, got up in the first
*tylr.nfthe best materials, and by experienced
faithful journeymen. Also. Brown and
S**al colored Hats.
_ CAPS.
Lentlem-n’s. Youth’s, and Children’s Fur,
l0th- and Hair Seal Caps, of the various qua
'dies and patterns.
WOOL HATS, &c.
Every exertion will he used to please, and all
'wors thankfully received.
A. B. Old Hats taken in part pay for new
0n' *- All kinds of FURS purchased as above.
1—3 n
t_ for sale.
The brick DWELLING HOUR and
I, LOT, formerly the residence ol the late
1McLean, at present in the occupancy of
•/•Hugh C. Smith. There is no property in
n Wore desirable as a residence. The im
"\einents are good,,and the lot spacious—
Jim* upwards of 100 feejt on Alfred street—
' Winning through the square, parallel with
■? to Columbus street. For terms, apply to
_JAMES I) KERR.
Tr._ TOM CRINGLE’S LOG.
I 5T received, Tom Cringle’s Log; a new
Mition. revised and corrected; in 3 v«ds.:
die -, "ale by AUGUSTUS JACOBS.
FIGS
brums fresh ’igs, of prime quali
fy ty, received per Wankinco, for sale
WM. FOWLE & CO.
I Covrivi- WheaT, &C.
II { v‘ L E to pay the highest Cash price
Min, ".heat, delivered at the Triadelphia
Rv»a_, 'n Alexandria. 1 wish to purchase
axsw<^ at my Store, on Union, be
K,ng and Prince streets.
_SAMUEL LINDSAY.
nPPv ALEXANDRIA MUSEUM
II c-N, daily, from 10 to 12 o’clock A. M. and
w ^m 3 to 5 P. M jan 24
NEW BOOKS.
HE Beauties of the Court of Charles the
Second: By Mrs. Jamieson, authoress oi
“ The Loves of the Poets,” “ Lives of Female
Sovereigns,” Visits anil Manners at Home and
Abroad,” &c. &c.
The Memoirs of Vidocq, the Celebrated Thiel
Taker, new edition, in 2 vols. Just published
and for sale by AUGUSTUS JACOBS.
dec IS
MEDICAL BOOKS.
A TREATISE of the Materia Medica and
-V Therapuetics: By Jno. Eberle,M. D., Mem
ber of the American Philosophical Society &c.
Also, a farther supply of “ Practice of Medi
cine,” by the same author. Just received and
for sale by AUGUSTUS JACOBS,
^dec IS
ST. UBES S ALT AND CORK WOOD
81 lit ft BUSHELS St. Ubes Salt
2,000 pounds of Corkwood, car
go Ship John Marshall, from St. Ubes, lor sale
by HENRY DAINGERFIELD.
dec 9
GLADES BUTTER.
KEGS just received and for sale by
GEO. JOHNSON.
nov 27
WANTED TO HIKE.
A Female Cook.—either by the month or
xmyear, to whom good wages will be given.—
Apply to the Printer. dec 13
FOR RENT7
The Frame HOUSE ut the corner ol
King and Pitt-streels.
Also—
,ia The small HOUSE adjoining, next to
iijj the Confectioners. Possession of either
given immediately, and to good tenants the
rents will be made low. R. H. MILLER.
12 mo 17
“FOR RENT,
The three-story Brick HOUSE, lately
» occupied by George Hill, adjoining Win.
Stabler’s Apothecary Shop; a good stand for
any business. Possession given 1st January.
Apply to R. H. MILLER.
12 mo 17
VIOLIN AND FLU.TF, INSTRUCTORS.
JUST received, The Flute Instructor, con
taining a plain Introduction to the rules and
manciples <>f the German and Patent Flute; to
gether with a choice and valuable selection of
Popular Music, consisting of a great variety of
Airs, Waltzes, Songs. Duetts, Marches, &c. &c.
Also, an improved Violin Instructor. For sale
by [dec 19J AUGUSTUS JACOBS.
GROUND ALUM SALT, TAR, SHINGLES
11141 SACKS Liverpool Ground Alum Salt
JL vF 165 barrels Tar
70.000 Shingles, on board Schooner Wil
liam Penn from Norfolk, for sale bv
LAMBERT & McKENZIE,
dec 9 Union Wharf.
HOUSE SERVANT FOR HIRE.
VBOY about sixteen years of age, a first
rate hou<e servant, for hire for the ensu
ing year. Apply to the Editor of this paper.
dec 12
COTTON.
* ROUND Bales suitable for retailers or ma>
nuf.icturers, just received and for sale by
dec 9 GEORGE JOHNSON & Co.
"potatoes.
p* (TYri BUSHELS choice Potatoes, forsaleor
Ov/U boari! Schoooner Albei t at
dec 17 WM. FOWLE & Co’s Wharf.
GROUND ALUM SALT.
BUSHELS, afloat, for sale by
A. C. CAZENOV.. & CO.
dec 15 _
\\ 1 I 1 C r>, OCC.
LG. & H. GRISWOLD have now on hand
.and will constantly keep, or manufacturi
to order, at their Establishment, corner of King
aiul Alfred streets, a variety of Dutch and Eng
!i>h improved WHEAT FAN'S; Cockle, Cheat
and Rolling SCREENS, for Flouring Mills
Window Screens. Riddies, Sifters, Mil. Shakes
Straw Cutters, and Safes; all of which they wil
dispose of upon the most reasonable terms
They guarantee them to bo made of the bes
materials ami workmanship; and hop»*, hy eon
stant attention to business, to gain a share of tlx
public patronage.
Flour manufacturers and Wheat Fan maker:
will find it greatly to their advantage to give u:
a call.
A boy is wanted; as apprentice to the abovt
business, 16 or 17 years old, of good and stead}
habits.
\. B. Repairing done on the shortest notice.
?lj=* TURNING in Wood, Iron, and Brass.
may 28— ly _
ROOTS AND SHOES.
A. T). HAHMOS HAS JUST KECE1VED
| | win FAIR prime coarse brogans, par
1 UVJU double soals, a good aiticle for win
ter wear
Mens’ Kip and Calf Bootees, nailed, peggedanc
sewed
Mens’CaifBoots, sewed and pegged
“ Kip do stout do do
“ Seal do pegged and nailed
“ Thick water proof boots sewed &. pegged
Boys and childrens coarse and fine bootees anc
shoes
Ladies French kid slippers
ALSO,
Hair Seal Trunks—all of which are offeree
cheap, wholesale or retail,
nov 12
SHOT.
4 FULL supply of all sizes, in store and foi
/V si'ehvS. MESSERSMITlf.
SOCKS.
VFF.W hundred pair of country knit Socki
just received by
| dec 17 JAMES D. KERR,
BOOTS AND SHOES.
JH. WHI TE has just received, per Brig
. Wankinco and other recent arrivals, a
further supply of BOOTS and SHOES, adapt
ed to the present season. Among them are—
Men’s Thick Pegged Boots
“ Coarse Sewed and Pegged Brogans,
1st quality
“ Seal Pegged and Nailed Boots
“ Calf Sewed ami Pegged Boots, 1st and
2d quality
“ Phila. Grain Leather Water Boots
“ Calf Sewed, Pegged and Nailed Mun
roes
“ India Rubber and Leather Over Shoes
Boys’ Coarse Pegged Brogans and Shoes
Ladies’ Fur Trimmed and Plain India Rubber
Shoes
Hair Seal Caps and Trunks, all sizes
Which, with his general stock of Boots and
Shoes, are offered for sale at the lowest prices,
either wholesale or retail. dec 11
MADEIRA WINE.
BOXES, containing 1 ami 2 dozen Bot
*J ties each, of Newton, Gordon, Mur
dock & Co.’s extra Old L. I*. Madeira
Wine, bottled in Madeira
5 half pipes { 01d L p. Madeira ditto
/ quarter casks $
0 hall quitter casks ! Crape Juice
Tiie above Wines were imported by the sub
scriber from Madeira, per “Jyanough” and
Village, ate of choice quality, and not to be sur
passed by any in the District. For sale by
S. MESSERSMITH.
Who will receive and forward orders lor eve
ry description of Madeira Wines.
' dec 12 _
NE TWINE AND Silt>E TDREAD.
BALES Bridport Shad & Herring Twine
"5 do Shoe Thread
Recently imported and will be sold low.
dec 1 WM. FOWLE & CO.
CRAB CIDER.
| A BBLS. Virginia Crab Cider, just rcceiv
! 1"/ ed, anti for sale by
STEPHEN SHINN.
dec t3 • Janney’s Wharf.
CANDLE WICK.
8 BALES from Wilmington, just received per
Sloop Miller, and for sale by
GEO. JOHNSON & Co.
In Store.—A few Bales Cotton, Yarn of as
sorted numbers.
Pound Lump Chewing Tobacco 20 to 50cts.
Single plug do Vi to pound
do 1*3 tlo
Ami some very old Cavendish in pounds and
quarters. dec 2
Fl-RS! FURS! “
WILLIAM II MOUNT & CO. have just
received—
3 super Lynx Pelerines
2 do Imitation do
2 do Lustred Fisher do
1 do large sized Lynx Fur Capes
6 do Lustred Fisher do do
15 do large and small Common do
8 do Boa Constrictors
Which we will sell at New York prices,
dec 8
1 >U.\1I'.o I
^ r BALES 4-1 and 3-4 Brown Cottons, from
Do the Portsmouth A; Pittstfield Manufac
iuilnw Company, received per Wankineo, for
by [dec 8] WM. FOWLE & CO
1 COFFEE.
g OAA LBS. Green Rio Coffee
J 10,000 lbs. Old White do
Received per Wankineo, for sale by
dec 8_ WM. FOWLE A- CO.
SALT, CHEESE, WHISKEY, AC.
a j a Bushels Ground Alum Salt
1 70 sacks fine do
10 casks prime quality Cheese
“ Boxes Pine Apple do
' 6 lilids Whiskey
Wines, Liquors, anil Groceries, as usual.
, no via SAM’L. B. LA ISM OPR A- CO.
CHARLES BEANE I T
HAS for sale, a bales-best Bridport fine shad
and herring seine twine, a consignment
| which will be sold low, and is of the first quality
A case of ladies cotton hose of best quality,
, will be sold bv the dozen
One bale common shoe thread
. A hale best patent tailors’ thread, W. B. and
blue
3 bales Virginia cotton osnaburgs
, 1 bale mixed Lowel kerseys
A few pieces 6-1 flushings & coarse wollens
A case cfbmmon and tine gilt London pins
1 case 4-4 Irish Linens, in whole and half
pieces, real good quality,
nov 20 _
' ~ NEW GOODS.
JOHN H. BRENT has just received, and
will sell very low,—
Superfine and Common Cloths
Rose and Point Blankets
I English and French Merino
Calicoes and Ginghams
Superfine arid Common Flannel
Canton Flannels and Fur Chintz
Checked and Plain Cambrics
Flag, Bandanno and Spitalfield Ildkfs
Linen Cambric Handkerchiefs
Silk and Cotton Hose
Thread, Bobbinett, and Cambric Edging
Cassinets, fine and superfine
Frilled Cloths and Linsey Woolsey
Burlaps and Cotton Osnaburgs
Bed Ticks, Plaids
Bleached and Brown Sheetings
With various other Goods; for sale cheap,
dec 3__
■ PORTO RICO MOLASSES.
+> mm III10S Porto'Rico Molasses, of prime
! Of quality, received ner Wankineo. for sale
by ' [dec 8] WM. FOWLE & CO.
NEW GOODS.
WILLIAM H. MOUNT & CO. have just
received—
30 pair Rose Blankets, some 14-4
10 pieces Point and Duffill Blankets
Devonshire Kersey, Linseys, and other
Goods, for negro clothing
30 pieces Saltiuetts, extra and common
quality
10 pieces Cassimeres
10 “ Quilted, Cut Velvet, and other
Vestings
Blue, black, brown, green, mulberry, ade
laide, claret, and mixed Cloths
20 pieces Thibet, German, and English Me
rino
3 bales Cotton Oznaburgs
5 “ Brown Shirtings
3 “ 5-4 Sheetings
4 cases Bleached do
Oil H'lhtl—
Super Kidderminster
Venetian and other Carpetings
Rug-:, in great variety
A large assortment of plain and figured
Silks and Satins
Blonde Gauze Veils
Blonde Lace do
Black Lace do
Blonde Gauze Handkerchiefs
Twisted Silk do
Thibet Shawls, plain and embroidered, ve
ry cheap • -
Which we are determined to sell very low,
wholesale or retail. dec 5
BLANK BOOK MANUFACTORY.
THE subscriber informs his friends and the
public that he has commenced the above
business on King street, two doors east of Roy
al, where he intends keeping constantly on hand
a handsome assortment of BLANK BOOKS, of
every description ordinarily in use, such as Le
gers. Day Books, Journals; Letter, Cash, In
voice, Memorandum Books, &c.
Merchants’Account, Office, & School Books,
ruled and bound to pattern, at the shortest no
tic,0. Book Binding, in every variety of style,
neatly and substantially executed, by
oct 21—tf JOHN FLEMING
COFFEE AND TEAS.
G CHESTS ) Young Hyson
4 halt chests > TEA,
2 boxes ; of various qualities.
3 chests Ilyson do, superior
1 chest i Gunpowder do, part extra
4 half chests > fine.
2 boxes )
2 cases each 12. 2 lb canisters do
20 bags Java coffee
Just received and for sale bv
S. MESSERSMITII,
Who has in store,
3 chests )
30 half cheats > TEA
30 boxes )
4 boxes each 12, 2 II) canisters do
3 half chests extra Gundpowdcr do
4 boxes common do
4 boxes each 12. 2 I? canisters do
4 chests (Imperial do
5 boxes\
30 bags Rio coffee
19 do Ceylon and Sumatra do
I dec 12 _
HOUSE SERVANT WANTED,
tlOR the ensuing year, a colored boy of 14
to 10 years of age, who has been accustom
ed to house work, and can bring good recom
mendations Iroin his lust place,
dec 4 —if
BRAN AFLOAT.
QArt BUSHELS, on board the Sloop
Columbia from Richmond, foi
sale by LAMBERT & McKENZIE,
dec 9 Union Wharf.
M A Civ Ell EL.
Barrels No. 1 Mackerel
• 13 do No. 2. do
21 Half do No. 1 do
30 Half do No. 2 do
6 do do No. 3 do
Landing this day from Brig Wankinco, from
Boston, and for sale by
LAMBERT &. McKENZIE,
dec 8 Union wharf.
CHEESE. BUTTER, &C.
i 4 tf'l CASKS Goshen Cheese
19 tubs and firkins do Dairy Butter
8 bbls Buckwheat Meal
22 “ Newark Cider
20 “ Pippin Apples
2o dozen Corn Brooms
9 boxes prime White Havana SugAr
2 cases Gunpowder Tea, in 2 lbs. canisters
5 kegs Malaga Raisins
1 bale Shelled Almonds
20 boxes Muscatel Raisins
4 hhds Porto Rico Syrup
10 bags Company’s Java Coffee
2 chests superior Young Hyson Tea
2 half do do Powchong do
50 drums Smyrna Figs
10 kegs pure Ground Ginger
10 boxes Fancy Prunes
10 baskets Chainpaigne Wine (Crossbow
brand)
3 boxes Tavern Lump Sugar
1 box Double refined do
2 bbls 1st quality Starch
Now landing and for sale by
ANDREW J. FLEMING.
Also, in Store—
12 chests and half chests Gunpowder, Im
perial and Young Hyson Teas
10 hhds English Island Molasses
10 bbls Bee? and Pork
12 boxes Lump Tobacco
4 bales English Walnuts
5 “ Brazil Nuts
5 “ Jordan Almonds
1 cask Zante Currants dec 15
HEIRS WANTED.
JOHN SWANN, a native of Edinburgh in
Scotland, and now. or formerly, residing in
Charleston, in the United States of North Ame
rica, and the lawful children of the said John
Swann, if such exist, are hereby informed, that
Marian Swann or Doi_r, his sister, died, at Edin
burgh, on the 25th April, 1834, leaving a settle
ment, in which certain provisions are made in
lavor of him, the said John Swann, whom, fail
ing, his lawful children. and lie or his children,
in ca>e ol his decease, are hereby required to
make application to George Combe, writer to
the Signet, Edinburgh, before the 25th of April,
1835, otherwise the said provisions will, in terms
of the settlement, become null and void.
Edinburgh, 1st May, 1834.
John Swann was born in Alexandria in the
winter ol 1798: when about 10 years of age
he went to Edinburgh, where he learned the tan
ning business, and returned to the United States
when about 20 years of age. The last heard of
him was at Hageistown or Fiedericktown, Ma
ryland: then a journeyman tanner.
Alexandria, Dec. 9—d3w
Dial'llII 1 UK COLUMBIA, 4 „
Alexandria Coontt. $ "cf* .’2
Circuit Court U. State*.—October Term, 1834.
Lewis McKenzie, Benjamin H.'I J
Lambert and ThomasFerrall, |
Complainants,. [
against [ *n C',(mcery.
George W. Delaplain and Wil- J j;
Main B. Stewart, Defendants.j
• rilHE defendant, George W. Delaplain, not *
having entered Ids appeaiauce to tins suit, •*]
! and given security according to the statute and
rules of the Court, and it appearing to the satis
faction of the Court that the said George W.
Delaplain is not an inhabitant of the District of
I Columbia; on the motion of the complainants,
I by their counsel, it is ordered, that he appear
Imre, on or before the first day of the next May
I 1 erm of this Court, and enter his appearance
to this suit and answer the complainants' bill,
; and give security for performing the decrees of
the Court; and that the resident defendant, Wil
liam B. Stewart, do not pay, convey away, or
secrete, the debts by him owing to. or the mo
ney, property, and effects, in his hands, belong
ing to. the said absent defendant, until the fur
ther order and decree of this Court: and that .
a copy of this order be forthwith published, for
two months successively, in the Alexandria Ga
zette. and another copy posted at the front door
of the Court House of said County.
Test: EDM. I. LEE, C. C.
nov 20—2m
LJ|5 i,Ult; *' UK COLUMBIA, i s
Alexandria Cocnty, $ *cl’
Circuit Court U. State*.—October Term, 1834.
Barbara Ilellrigle & Cathe-'
rine Minatre, Complain
ant!'> against In Chancery.
Jacob C. Ilellrigle & Thom
son F. Mason, Defendants,
rrillE defendant, Jacob C. Ilellrigle, not hav
JL ing entered his appearance to this suit and
given security according to the statute and the
rules of this Court, and it appearing to the sa
tisfaction of (he Court that he is not an inhabit
ant of the Distiict of Columbia; on the motion
ot the complainants, by their counsel, it is or
dered, Unit he appear here, on or before the
first day of the next May Term of this Court,
and answer tin* complainants’ bill, and give se
curity for performing the decrees of the Court;
and that the resident defendant, Thomson F.
Mason, do not pay, convey away, or secrete,
the debts by him owing to, or the money, pro
perty, or effects, in his hands, belonging to, the
said absent defendant, until the# further order
and decree of the Court: and that a copy of this
order lie forthwith published, for two months
successively, in the Alexandria Gazette, and
another copy posted at the hunt door of the
Court House of said County.
Test: EDM. I. LEE, C. C.
nov 2tJ—2m
LMfelKlur OK COLUMBIA, i
Alexandria Coi.nty. $ c ’
Circuit Court U. States.—October trhm, 1831.
Isaac Nickolls, surviving ex'>cu '
tor of Isaac Nickolls the elder,
deceased; Isaac Nickolls, Wil
liam Hoge, and William Pig
got, executors of Samuel Nick
olls, deceased; Ann Hunter ami
David Hunter administrators
of Mary Hunter, deceased; and
Moses Gulick and John John
ston, executors of John Gulick,
deceased—Complainants )■ In Chancery.
AGAINST
Daniel Graham and Maria, his
wife, and John Mclver; the said
Daniel being the administrator
of Jon Mclver the elder, de
ceased; and the said Maria and
John being the only children
and heirs at law of ihe said
John Mclver, the elder—Defen
dants.
rpHE defendants, Daniel Graham and Maria
X his wife, and John Mclver not having en
tered their appearance to this suit, and given
security according to the statute and the rules
ol the Court, and it appearing to the satisfac
tion of the Court, that they afe not inhabitant*
of the District of Columbia, on the motion of
the Complainants, by their Counsel, it is ordered
that the s*id Defendants do appear here on or
before the first day of the next May Term of
this Court, and answer the Complainants Bill,
J and give security for performing the decress of
the Court; and that a copy of this order be forth
with published for two months successively in
the Alexandria Gazette, and another copy post
| ed at the front door of the Court House of said
: County.
I Test: RDM. I. LEE, C. C.
i dec 22-2m _
BLANKS AND PAMPHLETS
| Printed, with neatness & despatch, at tl^ofhce
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