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5j 4S SATURDAY, JANUARY 4, 1851. (fWc have enclosed in, this paper Hie accounts of some of our subscribers x ho are in arrears, and earnestly urge ihcm to forward their respective dues as speedily as possible by mail or otherwise JWe tender our thanks to Hon. J. H. J. Daniel for a copy of the Patent Of ike Report for 1849 and 1S50 The Slavery question and State Rights We invite attention to the Repot ts : the Committee on the Slavery question -and State Rights, submitted to the Ges ral Assembly by the Joint Committee m, pointed for that purpose, which will b found on our first page. The doctrine of secession is now as virulently assailed ax nullification was, and should the federal ists be as successful in the former as they were in the latter case, we should then change our name to the United Nation of America, instead of the United States. olina on certain cOndkiontwhichs a-! wealth of Virgmia; asls now :iy lawsP-; d led " ipropriated to send such person to Liberia, Mr J J Williams introduced a Bill and .another ; addingf expatriation to the providing for compensation to Justices of : punishment of colored persons for hr the Peace appointed to settle the account; ceny. '- - of-Guardians, Executors andAdministra- . ; f tors, and to lake the tax list. , Referred to! SW.-They had a shad las week in the Judiciary Committee. Bill provides, Savannah which sold for five dollars. It a compensation of $2 per day, to he paidj ws the first of the season. r by order of the County Courts. j On the 18th. Mr. Barman nresented a! New Enterprise There has been an Bill to prevent the selling of Spirituous association formed in Raleigh under the limmr to Slaves, which nassed first i title of the "North Carolina Industrial As- readin and was referred to the Commit-! sociation," of which Gov. Morehead of tPon ih .T.idiciarv TProvides for in- Guilford, has been elected rresiuem lor flictinc a nenalty of not less than 15 nor! 12 months from the 19th insf. mnm than 30 lashp on nnv - nerson or! The object of the Association is to no nnnnA r n:M i: tJ. "hold a Pair for the exhibition of articles slaves without a written permit from hisjof production, ingenuity and skill in the nrher master or owner. On the 21st, Mr. Steele presented a resolution instructing the Committee on the Judiciary to enquire into the expe diency of making it obligatory upon all Banks to redeem their notes whenever ;hev may be presented, without reference f the particular place at which they may -)'. made payable Adopted On the 21th, Mr MeKov introduced a ?i!l for the relief of indigent Widows and Maidens, by taxing Bachelors and Wid owers, and for sundry other purposes. Laid on the table and made the special order for So'clock. I Agricultural, Mining and Mechanical e partments of Industry," to award pre miums (through the agency of a commit tee,) 'for the best specimens of produc tions of ingenuity and skill in the depart mcnls of Industry, exhibited at the annu al Fair." This offers inducements for in vention atjd enterprise in the various in dusttial pursuits in the State. We look tmon this as the very best , thing that has been attempted for the State, for nnny years; and we hope that those who have thus made the move in the mat ter, miy meet with a hearty cooperation throughout the Stute There h.33 been a committee appointed to prepare an address to the people of the State, and we hope when it shall have been published, it will meet with a hearty re- 1830 was a trifle over 4,000,000. The iiaUK IlOaU NlHU' 125 square miles, which gives a square mile to every twelve inhabitant. The returns of the present census indicate a large increase of population in some of the States, while in others the gain has been quite inconsiderable. In Maine they have fi!2.f)f)f). heinor an increase, in ten years of 5 ' 1 J5 ' BOOKS of Subscription to lhe ville and Raleigh Plank Hood C will be opened cnthe 1st Day ofT''-' next, and remain open lor i;irly the following places, viz. '--at AT WASHINGTON , ' 111 or .1 rection of John Myers, y 110,207, over twenty per cent. Massa-; James E. Hoyt,B. F. Hank President Fillmorey and South Car olina. Recently some additional U S. troops have been sent to Charleston. The Governor of South Carolina addressed a U tter to the President, asking why this is done at the present time. The President in reply states that he is by law Comman der-in-chief of the Navies and Armies of the United States, and he is not aware that he can be held accountable either to individuals or State authorities, for tin manner in which he may deem it necessa ry to perform his duties. He is alone re sponsible to a k Higher" Power. The Election of Treasurer. The e lectioa of State Treasurer came on in the TTrtneA nf Pnrnmnns nn Thn rr1:i v thf Otll. r a i . 1 n . t wr n , rn 1 ! sponse in this County ingham, received 81 votes. C. L. Hin ton, 79 scattering 3. Second ballot Courts. 84 Hinton, 77. So Mr. Courts was elected. Scattering I. Death by Drowning. We regret to learn that intelligence has been received from Tallahassee, Florida, confirming the report of the death by 'drowning of a citizen of this county on his return from Florida, which was pub- C on stress. The Holidays having gone by, we may now reasonab expect that both Houses will rapidly dispose of the business before i hem. IVarrenlon News. From the Fuyellevillc Carolinian. chusetts has 1,000,000, being an increase of 220, 172, also upwards of twenty per cent. Pennsylvania has 2,300,000 show ing an increase of 575,597, or over thirty three per cent. Ohio has 2,200,000 show ing an increase of 670,732, orover forty per cent. Wisconsin has 350,000; she had but 30 000 ten years ago. The Dis trict of Columhia, on the other hand, has gained but 7,000 She has now 60, 000, or less than twelve per cent, increase North Carolina has 800,000 being an in crease of 46,581, or only about six per cent South Carolina has only 63S,099, being-an increase of only 44,701 less than eight per cent. We have returns from only one other southern State, that is Georgia, the population of which is now 1,000,000, showing an increaseof 30S,60S or about forty-five per cent. The ratio of increase in the whole Union, estimated from the returns received of seventeen States, is about thirty per cent. That of Georgia is fifteen per cent, ahead of the average, that of South Carolina is twenty two, and that of North Carolina twenty four per cent below the .average. In the Northern Slates heard from, the rate of increase is uniformly over twenty per cent. i aiui J. Potts. AT GREENVILLE, under the . tion of Goold Hoy 1, Charles QrPr "i?' win H. Goelet, Win, Bernard s 1 Henry Bell, K H AT the TOWN of WILSON the directiorrbf Jonathan Rountre T'' farmer and Barron C. Watson 11 AT EAGLE ROCK, und a ,. tion of T. R Debnam, Wm. II, u iNeeonam nice. AT RALEIGH, under the , . "'U0!1 of Thomas D. Hogg, Wm. II James T. Mariat. Amount of shares $25. Two Dollars on each share to' bo m'i o n su bscri b i n g J O Ar M y .; , MS E 1WYT JOSEPH "Potts E F. IMkks B F. II J FENS. Washington, N. C, 27 Dec. 85o. last of Letters ivem.uningr in me rosi Ufiice ati'aiboroV ihel,. ot Jn. ibM, which it not taken not l,, t . 1st of April next, will be sem to the Gtnr Post Office as dead lettcrsi Andress Wall is 2 Jenkins F II Andrcss Gray Jenkins J F3 Adams Mrs E Jones Eiizabdh A II James Knight .1 C 2 Brown Miss Analiza Knight John From the Raleigh Standard. Jl Eeauliful Complexion. Mnw'.eJ v nrrr rn l lure s not a man or woman on tlie l- I II K'. ' V IIWIIL Ullllllll, iUH III ',i - . , . , r . . i . i Vll iH i. I.iin noluin O U i lnl r r t.,.n r nt..k i. .., -1 i ace ot l la e earth .out what admires a nure. "" u5nuaniucurew i commenced the work of imnrnvrniPMt hv!t!n and healthy skin; yet how many I lian Edward Lyon Mrs Martha doing the State some service, as follows: j thousands are there who are sorely annoy-ICCT L l i?nJ;.wh.im r..ir.f .... imK ed with a nimoled. blotched, and discolor ! y " an iut,iiii(.iiuiu luuih y . Ull 1 C 1 1 1 I 1 1 3 I CI I i I , ' " r XT i .1 rv Hon. D.i id S. Reid and Miss Henrietta ed skin. Ve who arc thus suffering are W., daughter of Hon Thomas Settle. j advised to try j Rudway's Chinese Medicated Soap. CQThc Liberia packet sailed from ! h is aPl"lof the great men in B .himore on the 2Kst inst., for Liberia. i tlle NCwn a,,d IS USCtl t0 the eclus?on of -1 . i r m r i all other soaps by the bon ton ot fashion, with I emigrant Iree negroes 12 from; 1 J North r,:,roiiii:. ii 11 IS UtiULl 1114,11 aU 01,11,1 H'aP 10P UU" 101 Virginia. Gov. Floyd, of Virginia hns sent in a special message to ihe Lej; islature of that State, in which ho takes rorifc crounds uuon the Slavt rv duration?' ii i . f7T . I' ii n v riinl lipr tiit nf rr:n:i inn auvises a uonvcniion 01 all the Mates,! v- j ,jcs torr)1 to bt.' held nt Haltimnre in M.nv nnvi. tnicia,iS l);,cd 'bioijh Wilnnnton lastL, ' make a final settlement of the whole ! Sunday to Chat loio.i Oil Sum nucsiion. This nronosition doos not -in-! there was a tremendous Llow, not only on r.... w., i, r, ...... the coast, but all through this section (IVai , U1UJ Ml . -Villi UlUV.il j ' country. Die Journal says that &rcat let and its medical properties for the cure of Salt-Rheum, Ringworm, Tan, Pim- iew, Rouh Skin, chapped , . , i1 lesh, the bites of Mosquitoes, and all oth lay nicht . . . . er cutaneous eruptions, is superior to any P other preparation in u?e. It is truly a i r . wofKieriuj nrenaralion. As a ntirserv Bradley David Bryan James Bryan F Baits Mrs Louisa m Lawrence John 2 Lane William H Mooring MissC Martin RevLW Mariott R 11 MackcnaSl Willia.u Cherry Miss S E J Morgan Willis 1) Gh erry Lunsford Ii Mavo Thomas Callaghan John L'urie Thomas Uancy L L Edwards M P F armer Is ae B Gardner John 2 Gay James A Giegorv S V Mayo Lcuiza Mercer & Rurou Neal Charles E Pender C W Phillips M5sSr Pitt John 11 Paton Warren Purvise John VV (CPWil! ! Jiti 1 ' Doub, Esq., has been anxiety was felt for the safety of the soap it excels every thing of tjw kiml ; Grimmer W A & Co Right J E ! steamer Gladiator, which left Wilmington children washed with l ! T I l- . . 3 r- i. i r . r .l. , .i. u i as.suciaien w a t LPin.iv niii rmn.nsin wiau.rp.p.nui.Hiii u.i, :r-in,. , P , ' ' . ' ' ... .' . i for Ciiarleslon on that day irittorj iiowell, of this county, has re- , . . , . r , ., . i wou'j iim rigm fjj 'i ifiiowsnip, anu ; ways possess u sweet, p thisfroAD will S - ... y I l ure. lair Garrett Alfred ceive1 s !: ucr informing him of the dc- parl-vr-- his son, Green B Howell, from Talliha' and enclosing the following extras! !(?!' i late. S.ivmnah paper: JJThe body of G. B.' Howell, who f.Il overboard from the steamer tVm G wish him a pleasant and successful career' in his new vocation. ib ton Mercury,' that the Gladiator arrived then; about 9 o'clock Monday nicht. a bout 13 hours later than her usual lime. -ib ; i (JJ Wo. learn that W W. Avery, Esq.,i " of Burke county, has been invited to ad- South Carolina 11. B. Rhett has dress the two Literary Societies of on; heon elected Senator in Congress by the Rogers John P V J anu neat-1 " ji.vc. K.. , l. : i ill v man l enru .ivnorp .l;ini x . S. W e icarn since from the Charles- J J .. m , .. t , c prelerence to casttle soai) toi washing sore s. i " oun& 1,1 1 J T r t nrrlop in irot thn .mnninP onnn vr-n ihil I HsklDS JeSSee Short l W fi fm; :;n lb ninnl nf tJna -QfWh nlf was i i I i r I n n o 1 V 1 . . , ' 111 rtcsveifu near iSrunswick on the otn msi. A coroner's inquest was held on it, who leturned a verdict of "drowned," after which it was interred near that town. There was found on the person of the deceased one dollar and thirty cents, and a letter; the latter, however, was so much defaced that its contents could not be as certained. Mr. Howell was from Edge combe county, North Carolina, General Assembly. Senate. On the 7lh ult. Mr. Clarke, from the Committee on amendments to the Consti tution, to whom was referred a bill for calling a convention to alter and amend the same, reported unfavorably. Ordered to lie on the table. On the 19th, Mr. Clarke, from the Committee on the amendments of the Constitution, to which was referred the bill to abolish the freehold qualifications for voters in the Senate, reported a sub stitute and recommended its passage. On the 23rd, Mr Joyncr presented a memorial from Stockholders of the Wil mington and R R R. Company, praying; an amendment of the charter. Referred .to Committee on Internal Improvement. House op Commons. On the 6th ult. Mr. Barnes of Edge combe, presented a resolution that the Committee on the Judiciary be instructed to inquire into the expediency of giving County Courts the discretion to pay War dens of the poor. Referred. On the 17th. Mr. Caldwell introduced a the signature of R G. Railway is upon each cake. Price 25 cents per cake. Dudley's Anti-rheumatic Oil, a certain cure for chronic Rheumatism. University ?t the annual Commencement, Legislature ol bouth Carolina. 1 he Leg r i . i ia next. Mr Averv hns accepted .islature ot tins btate has also passed the f. ( . . XT f .... . . . thf m frn rnn nl t rt rsj I . . -.. . m-n. .... i r i i . . ...... . ..... t . ... . the invitation. Ualctgh I trnrs. , xi iui mt- cjlxuuu oi ociegaies to a . Southern Congress, and members to a State Convention in February next, to be Small Pox This loathsome disease, we are concerned to state, is prevailing convened by the Governor, at his discrc- ALSO. by W Bernard, Greenville;" R. A man, A man's mill; Mr. Alston. Golds boro' and Geo. Howard. Tarboro extensively in portions of the State, west of ibis City The Commissioners of Sal- tion. The bill of the Senate of South CarolU sburv, Charlotte, Concord, and other nla- na appropriating i$300,00Q for military, ces, have taken precautionary measures to : purposes, lias neen unanimously passed by prevent the spread of the contagion. Raleigh Register. Pork. One Drove of hogs numbering 300 and the principal part of another drove (number unknown,; have been dis posed of in this market, within the past week, at $6. We Saw a lot of fine coun the Lower House. 0- Georgia. The Georgia Convention try pork sold on Tuesday last at $4 75, i Umon dePends 011 faithful execution adjourned on Saturday Uth. inst , after a- Jn this county, on Thursday evening, dopting the report of the committee of 26lh ult. at the residence of Mr. Mayo Thirty-three. The report is moderate Worsley, Mr. Charles G Wilkinson to and conservative in its views. One of its Mlss Bthia Wi daughter of uduuaiwduue perpeiuuy or me Blake Wiceins dee'd. Hvn.an Miss M E Stallinons S W Hopkins MrsSabry Staton J P Jordan H A Taylor Doufoa Jenki:is Mrs Sally 3 Taylor S. ily err v Pinker H Vines Miss M iry S 79 S E. MO0UE, P. M. Jenkins I To Print: rs and another lot at $5 50. Our market is not more than half supplied no hogs in market. M ilton Ch ron itle. Pork has been selling here, recently, at $6 per hundred. It will not fall much, if any, below that figure, while it may go a bove it. We learn that it is commanding $7 in Granville. Raleigh Standard. Virginia. Plan for disposing of the Free Negroes. Both houses of the Vir ginia Legislature organized on Monday with perfect harmony and good feeling. In the Senate, Mr. Dennis was re-elected Speaker and, in the House of Delegates, Col. Geo. VV. Hopkins was unanimously elected Speaker. A very considerable portion of Gov. Floyd's message is devot ed to the subject of the internal improve ments of the State. He proposes two ad ditional modes of eettinor rid of the free Resosution instructing the Committee on negroes of the State one by allowing the Miliary AQVirsto inquire into the expe- i same amount to every free person of color - y naming uu:Muskets, rannon?i who shall prove that he has purchased w vuiuaieer compares m North Car lands beyofrd thj glands beood the limits of the CcuinjQn-J 7,000;0p0; during the Jast ten y ears. Thej of the f ugitive Slave Law The vote on its adoption was, yeas 237, nays 19--not voting, 8. LOUIS BURG Male JlcAidemy. THE Spring Session of 1851, will Great Triumph of the Compromise, j commence on Monday, the Gth of Janua It will be seen that one more fugitivelry. The location possesses the advantages slave has been arrested and delivered up j of health & excellent society. Thesubscri in Philadelphia. The proceeding was a j her is well known to the public, having, for striking instance of the immense moral force of the law. The fugitive was arrest ed on a pretence of chicken stealing! he was stolen away from the Court house by the officer and owner through a back door, to escape from the mob in front. As the Compromise w as passed under false pretences, it is perhaps appropriate that it. should be executed uuder false pre tences. Southern Press. The United States Census. From the census returns, which arc :gradually com ing in, it is estimated that the population of the thirty-one States will not be less than 24.000,000, or an increase of nearly several years, had charge uf a large and flourishing school at Midway. Thorough and systematic instruction will be given upon all subjects usually taught in Acade mies of the highest grade. Students de siring it, will be prepared for an-advanced class in college. All reasonable efforts snail be rrfade to elevate both the intellec tual and moral character of the stmlents. Terms: Tuition in the Classical and higher English and Mathematical depart ments. 15 per session. Common English branch- es . 10 h Board with the Principal. 8 'V month T. M. JONES, Ji. M. Principal, December 26lh, 185& - ! PRINTERS and Publishers of News papers are informed thnt the yubscn'ucri are extensively engaged in the manufac ture of Printing Ink of every co!r aod quality, which they know to be equal, to any manofactured, and which they 1 sell at the lowest prices for cash; as they are determined that their InkshaM rccca mend itself, they only solicit one if'aI of it, relying upon its merits for k'!IlC I)3t' ronage. Their Colored Inksare warrant ed superior to any manufactured.-1' lars containing prices will be sent to thccr who desire it. Orders for cash or gents accepted. tT Publishers of newspapers this advertisement to the amount ot5 and sending us one paper at any U ffc . taining it, by remitting $5, will rcce: 30 lb. keg of extra News Ink. T. F. JlDAMSv 10 Steam Printing Ink Works, Phib ahl2 ar n-1 (CPA gents for the sale of reVV second hand Printing materials. Franklin Institute, Cedar Jiock, Franklin County. D. S. RICHARDSON, Prin C H. STOCKWELL, JssisW" THE Spring Term for 1S51. wi mence on the 1 3th day of January . isew Acouenay win oe aeuicMiu-. (lav. The Students arc earned W. ing particulars, agpiy to ure Belford P. 0., Nash Couul Wash, Dec. " .