BENJAMIN F. SHIELDS & CIE.,
ET COURTIERS DE SUCRE,
Rue Magasin, No. 68,
S'"azlrcse: a-MM. Carlin, } Paroiss
O. . Corney, Paroisse
Capt. A. L. Fields, te. a
Joln L. Hude Le.
John L. Hudgens, J
VOLUTIE XVIII. FRANKLIN, PARISH OF ST. MARY, (ATTAKAPAS,) LOUISIANA..... JULY 14, 1853. NUMBER 27.
To the Al icted ! !
L IVER COMPLAINT, DYSPEPSIA,
JAUNDICE, CHRONIC OR NER
VOUS DEBILITY, DISEASE OF THE
KIDNEYS, AND ALL THOSE ARI
.SING FROM A DISORQERED LIVER
'OR STOMACH, such as Constipation, In
ward Piles, Fullness of Blood to the Head,
Acidity of the Stomach, Nausea, Heartburn,
* Disgust for Food, Fullness or Weight in. the
Stomach, Soar Eructations, Sinking or Flit
5tering at-the Pit of the Stomach, Swimming
-of the Head, Hurried and Difficult Breath
.ing, Fluttering at the Heart, Choking or Suf
locating Sensations when in n lying posture,
Dimness of Vision, Dots or Webs before the
Sight, Fever and Dull Pain in the Head, De
ficiency of Perspiration, Yellowness of the
Skin and Eyes, Pain in the Back, Chest,
Side, Limbs, &c., Sudden Flushes of Heat,
Burning in the Flesh, Constant Imaginigs
of Evil, and Great Depression of Speit-,
,CAN BE EFFECTUALLY CURED BY
] R. RWOOFLAND'S
CELERUATEDB ERMAN BIUffIRS,
DR. C. M. JACKS'ON,
No. 1"20 Ar'ak Street, Philadelphia.
Their power over the above diseases is not ex
'celled, if equalled, by any other preparation in
the United States, as the cares attest, in many
cases after skilful physicians had failed.
These Bitters are worthy the attention of ii
valids. Possessing great virtues in the rectifca
tion of diseases of the Liver sad lesser glands,
exercising the most searching p.rers in weak
ness and affections ef the digestive organs, they
are, withal, safe, certain and pleasant.
Read and be Convinced !
The Philadelphia Saturday Gazette says of
Dr. Hoofland's German Bitters:
"It is seldom that we recommend what are
,termed Patent Medicines to the confidence and
,patronage of our readers, and therefore when we
rrecommend Dr. Hotland's German Bitters, we
-wish it to be distinctly understood that we are
mot speaking of the nostrums of the day, that
are noised about for a brief period and then for
gotten, after they have done their guilty race of
mischief, but of a medicine long established,
universally prized, and which has met the hearty
approval of the faculty itself."
Scott's Weekly, of the 25th August, ays :
" Dr. Hoofland's German Bitters, ranufac
tured by Di. Jackson. are now recomlnended ly
some of the mtost prominent members of the
faculty as an article of much efficacy in cases of
female weakness. Persons of debilitated con
stitutioans will find these Bitters advantageous to
their health, as we know from experience the
;alntary effect they have upon weak systems."
MfORH E EVIDEXCE.
J. tG. Moore, Esq., of the Daily news, in his
r.ssue of October 31st, says:
" Dr. Iloo/Pard's German Bitters.-We are
'trying this renowned medicine for a stubborn
disease of the bowels, and can with truth testify
to its elfieacy. We have taken the contents of
two bottles, and we have derived more benetit
from the experiment than we derived previously
from years of allopathic treatment at the hands
Sof our tirst physicians."
Hon. C. D. Hineline, Mayor ftibe city of
*Camndea, N. J. says:
"IHosganad German Bitters.-We have
seen many flattering notices of this medicine,
and the source from which they came induced us
to make inquiry respecting its merits. Fronm
aiquury we were persuadqI to use it, and must
sav we founrl it specific in its action upon dis
.cases of the liver anddigestive organs, and the
;powerful influence it exerts upon nervous pros
tratien, is really surprising. It calms and
strengthens the nerves, bringing them into a
state of repose, making sleep refreshing.
If this medicine was more generally used, we
are satisfled ther would be less sickness, as from
'the stomach, liver and nervous system, the great
.majority of real and imaginary diseases emanate.
Have them in a healthy condition and you can
'bid deftnce toepidemies generally. This extra.
'ordinary medicine we would advise our friends
who are et all indisposed, to give a trial-it wil
'recommen itself, It shonld, in fact, be in every
dfamul.. Ko other medicine can produc -
'evidences of merit."
Fo sale, wholesale and retail, at the Geraes
"lmedin. St.rs, No 120 Arch street, one door
"below Sixth, Philadelphia, and by respectable
dealers generally throughout the country.
-Alsefessr ina Franklin by Dr. Charles Rabhe
in Patersonaille by WVa. Cisana, anw in Nev
Orleans by J. Wright & Co. 4
uCace sf Jamaica lager,
rar d SJEiat FRED'KNROWNAS
- rg ., dt Stor e, N. * toroer of
Cisarc'ast " t s ,itladdpktia
rtj8s Esee is wrrated to possess, in a
. conretrated ferm, all the nldable proper
ties of Jasica Gisger, and ill be found on
trial as eelleatrady medicine. It is partiec
lay recom.dedtas a tonic to pemass recover
g ram fver or o.her diseases, a few dmopsm
.m.ac a w an~ ud a i awgwr to
Sw ..nandy or other btimalnt,O
Wiloust anlyi the debilitaisag effers which are
aore tb "oe the ase of liquor of any kind, and
it is ,O fre especily servieable to childre
aht ales. To the-.ed it will prove a.g-re
comfort; to the dv sadt to these who are
predisposed to i0ir e omatic affections, it
gve* peM hk d anso the inebriate who d-a
to vetram,bt wheas stomack is constant.ly
431at hlie t seksb er, it is invaiuiable, gv
teas wthar*eoerBaas sad etreegdb to te
st a qtlos ti emtsequnuetly a great agent
iesi df tisj inttnrpu tIYe psso
' .--oiýt posse aras, one ea-spoonal;
ler a child tea eo t elve yews old, half a tea
; td .r a child foiom two to fae yeass
f tees a twenty drope-h Is gves in
an waor. 4
07- 'Piwi ilk.1,aikrtu by DR.C. RABE.
ARROW ROOT-,2 Cases
sdI -roetlirr importaom from the West
Etaies sssteU5w 3W telb bay.s,
FaNcY ANj~ tICLE~ ATICbeES
Y iN Yet, for ode at my s1 4
s ie this wares weathr for the
b o o f' vIg? C. RARE
Os'. -ibma Am.tes Qahamo Oo&
V l 3 P CPeom& do, Pr S cm. d so no
Rattier R D widbm"AML T_ r. G. 4emmer's tir
pr 40,50 F~Por$aleat Apoe
ý l'b~kftwlt ei and retail A Irue
sb4e weabiL - ha. liad 6. RUABR
'*1~kirb l osamiA, attho New+Orkeaut
paces. C. RAREL
Yetr~, at Itwct drug store.
For the rapid Cure of
COUGHS, COLDS, HOARSENESS,
CROUP, ASTHMA, AND
OF all the numyous medicines extant, (and
some of them valuable) for the cure of pul
monary complaints, nothing has ever been found
which could compare in its effects with this pre
paration. Others cure sometimes, but at all
times and in all diseases of the lungs and throat
where medicine can give relief, this will do it.
It is pleasant to take, and perfectly safe in accor
dance with the directions. We do not advertise
for the information of those who have tried it, but
those who have not. Families that have known
its value will not be without it, and by its timely
use they are secure from the dangerous conse
quences of Coughs and Colds, which, neglected,
ripen into fatal consumption.
The Diploma of -the Massachusetts Institute
was awarded to this.preparation by the Board at
Judges in September, -147; also, the Medals of
the three great Institutes of Art, in this country:
alsoi, the Diploma of the Ohio Institute at Cin
cinnati, has been given to the Cherry PerItoral,
by their Government in consideration of its ex
traordinary excellence and usefulness in curing
affections of the Lungs and Throat.
Road the following opinion founded an the long
experiecr of the eminent Physician of the Port
and City of
ST. JOIrNS. May S, l.51.
Dr. J. C. Ayer-Five years trial of your Cther
ry Prreto,,rl in amy practice has proven what I
fioresas. from its composition, runst be true, that
it eradicates and cures the colds and coughs to
which we in this section are peculiarly liable.
I ebinc its equal has not yet been discovered,
nor do I know how a better remedy can be made
for the distempers of the Throat and Lungs.
J. J. BURTON, M. D., F. R. S.
See what it has done on a waded constitution
not only in the following cases, but a thousand
Susnatr, Jan. 20, 1-51.
Dr. Ayer-la the month of July last I was
attacked by a violent diarrhara in the mines of
California. I returned to San Frahleisco in hope
of receiving benefit from a change of climate and
diet. My diarrhea ceased, but it was followed
by a severe cough-and much soreness. I finally
stasted for home, but received no benefit from
the voyage. My cough continued to grow worse,
and when I arrived in New .Irk, I was at
once marked by my acquaintances as a victim of
consumption. 1 must confess that I saw nosuf
ficient reason to doubt -hat my friends all be
lieved. At this time I commenced faking your
truly invaluable medicine with little expectation
of deriving any benefit ftoom its s, VYou would
not receive these lines did I not regard it my duty
to state to the altlicted, through you, that my
health, in the space of eight moatbm is fully re
stored. I attribute it to the use onour Cherry
Yours truly, W'M. W. SMITH.
WVAs.ItTON, Pa., April 12, 1S48
Deer Sir-Feeling that I have been speed
from a premature grave through your instru
mentality by the power of God, I will take the
liberty to express to you my gratitude.
A Cough and the alarming symptoms of Cow
snmption had reduced mne too low to Ie nme
anything like hope, when my physician b glht
me a bottle of your ' Pertoral." It seemed to
afford immediate relief, and now in a few weeks
time has restored me to soundealth.
If it will o for others what i has for me, you
are certainly one of the benefactors of mankind.
Sincerely wishing you every blessing, 1 am
Very respectfully ourNJ.
3OlIN J. CLARK,
Rector of St. Peter's Church.
With such assurance and from such men. no
stronger proof can be adduced unless it be from
its effects upon trial.
Prepared ad sold by
S JAMES C. AYER,
Practical and Analytical Chemist,
fl7 Sold in Franklin by CuARLEs RABE;
in Pauersonville by WM. CIssA ; in New Or
leans by J. WuGlr.T & Co., and by druggists
and dealers in medicines everywhere. 15-3m.
Carriage alsu ctory t& Repairing.
The subscriber has removed his
S shlop to the new building on Main
street, nearly opposite the saw mill of
Capt. Gates, where he will at all times be pre
pared to execute with neatness and despatch all
work initrusted to him.
`His stoek of materials is complete and well
selected, awal e has in his employ workmen of
experience ia the several branches of the bus
Thaukful for the liberal patronage heretofore
extended to him by the citizens of St. Mary, the
subseriber hopes, by diligent attention to his
husinaes, g workmanship and very moderate
carges, to merit its cotinuane.
Franklin, July 10, 1852.
in·ed having just received a
asseutmaet of superior Chain for
-Pumps, this opportunity to inform the
pubicab tLhy -an supply all orders at the
ho at O asooon. t of the perfect adap
ho thies puaps to all flquids, the under
u safely say tha tey are superior to
allothers in use, as they can never get out of
order. Thew who desire to witness. these
Pomps s opeaation can be flly satisfed of their
ameritsby callig at the s .shop, south
west cor.aref the Public e.
0 , They are also prep*ed to ll all orders
for Sash Bliads, and the usual routine of a
N. B.-All orders htdessed to the uqder
signed will receive prompt and strict attentii a
BENSON & HATCHER
m~akia, O et. 23, 1852--8m.
WCr a.!s, WbeIamnws, A..
The udefuigned (ArentfaoBas
by & Little, of Wheteag, V..)
w81 deceive, a soon as DR . tide
pr nati aat as ortrient ofltntaon Carts
W'ymee.d"Harrows and 4ter articles of
Heir mnafaauaqý Orders are respectfully so
licitdand adwi l J HnftprmlyBARN4RD
Jeanmeretts, Sept. 25, 1852
DRY GOODS, &c.
New Spring Goods.
The subscriber takes pleasure in
announcing to his many patrons,
that he has just returned from New
Orleans with a very large and variety stock of
Spring goods, purchased with care and special
reference to the wants of this community.
My stock now in store consists of plantation
Staples, Dry Goods, Clothing, Boots and Shoes,
Hats and Caps, Hardware, Crockery, Tinware,
Groceries and Provisions, Iorn, Nails, Cordage,
Oakum, Blocks, Paints and Oils, Varnishes,
Glass, Putty, etc. All of which are for sale at
fair prices, and on the usual terms of credit, at
the Upper Wharf store. M. WALKER.
Franklin. May 12, 1853.
New and Choice Spring Goods.
_ Just received, a new and choice
selected stock of spring and sum
mer goods, entirely fresh, comprising in
part Ladies' fine dress goods, together with a
general assortment of Fancy, Staple, Plantation
and house furnishing goods. Gentlemen's cloth
ing of all kinds, Ladies and Children's shoes, a
superior article of Philadelphia make, Boots, Ox
ford & Webster's ties, Brogans, with a fine as
sortment of Gentlemen and Children's summer
Hats, Ladies' Bonnets, Crockery-Ware, Saddles,
Buggy Harness, Fly Nitts, and a general assort
ment of Saddlery-Ware, Hardware of all kinds,
Nails, Cordage, Manilla Rope, Hoes, Spades,
-Shovels, long and short handled, together with
a general assortment of Groceries, Flour, Lard,
Halm, Shouldcrs Coffee, Tea, Rice, Pepper,
Slpice, &c., French Preserves, Brandy Fruits of
all kinds, Cordials assorted, Jellies, Sardines,
Capers, Olives, Worcester and Harvy Sauce,
Ketchup, Syrups of all kinds, in short a rmost
complete assortment of everything that can be
found in a country store, for sale low on the usual
terms at the old stand. RT g
Franklin, April 7, 1853.
E have just received our
Spring supply of new and fashion
able, fancy and staple goods.
Ladies' Dress Goods, Bareges, Muslins and
Heniton Lace Collars and Under Sleeves!
Faacy and Velvet Ribbons, &c.
Ladies" Boots and Shoes, [Philadelphia Ma
Men's do. do.
And a general supply of Family and Planta
tion articles, which makes our stock as complete
as will genepily be found in a country store.
S. SMITH & SON.
Splel id New Goods.
'r MAYER respectfully announces that he
LI. is now opening a superb stock of DRY
GOODS, selected by himself from the northern
m.arkets during the past sulmmer. An exaui
nation will convince the public that in quality
and variety they are inferior to none in the mar.
ket, and that they are olfered at prices that
cannot fail to give satisfaction. Ladies are re
quested to give him an early call, and make their
selections in season.
Franklin, March 10, 1853.
Choice Spring Goods
ISAAC LEVY & CO. beg leave to inform
Sthe ladies and gentlemen of St. Mary that
they have just received a full supply of new
SPRING AND SUMIMER GOODS,
all selected and got up with the utmost care and
attention by the senior partner of the tirm, and
canaot fail to please.
The following are a few of their
LADIES' 1DRESS GOODS:
Magnificent Barege Robes,
Rich Mourning do.
Latest and most beautiful styles of Silk Muslins,
Splendid Bresiliennes and Grenadines,
Rich Printed Organdies and Jaconets,
Rich Printed and small figured Brilliantines,
Jaconet Robes, with bands,
Rich embroidered Chemizettes and Collars, &c.
They are also now opening a splendid assort
GENTS CLOTHING and FURNISIIh
comprising all the newest styles. They are fully
prepared to furnish their customlers with every
article in the way of dress that is new and d'si
rable. A fine supply of Hats of every descrip
Their stock of
FAMILY J- PLANTATION GOODS]
is unusually large. They have also a good as
sortment of Crockery, Hardware, &c., and a su
periot article of White Lead!
Tieir stock of
consists of the best brands.
[17 The public are respectfully invited to ex
amine the above stock, and they are assured that
every exertion will be used to give satisfaction
to all purchasers at this establishment, whether
in the price or the quality of the articles sold
Franklin, March 16, 1853.
Store at Jeauaeretts.
EIHE subscriber respectfully informs the pub
A lic that he has purchased of Messrs. Hare
& Birdsall the Jeannerett store, and that he has
filled it with a carelully selected assortment oi
GOODS for this market; consisting of Dry
Goods, Clothing, Boots & Shoes, Hats & Caps,
Hardware, Crockery, Saddlery, Groceries, Pro
visions, Oils, etc., and other articles too naumer
ens to mention, but comprising in his stock
everything usually found in a country store; all
of which will be sold on reasonable terms.
Jeanneretts, Sept. 25, 1852. tf
New G10ds8 New Coeds II.
THE subscribers have just received per sch
Elizabeth. a large and complete assortment
of Fall and Winter goods, consisting of PLAN
TATION SUPPLIES of every description;
Dry go Fancy Goods, Clotking, Hard
oans Cutlery, Saddlery, Boots & Shoei,
.Batss Nraps, Oils, 4'e.; all of which have
been selected with care and are Well adapted to
the trade. Hoping our friends and customers
will continue to bestow on us their liberal pa,
tronage, we will endeavor to gtve them entire
atisfaction. CARY & GARRETT.
Cestreville, Sept. 9i, 18~2.
sprig ad w aer tswes.
p98 The undersigned, now transact
ing business on hts own account,.
has just aid in a fresh and fashipo
ab supply of seasonable Dry Goods and Clseb-
ing, to suit all tastes. apong which will be foned
Boots, Shoes and Hats of unsurpassed quality.
He is wj pro'ded with an ample stock of Sad
dlery, llware and Groceries, which upon In
spection will prove i.iior to none in the
market. These goods apall fresh, and have
been selected by him it a view to insure the
satisfacion of his cu . rs, who are invited to
call and examine them. . L. RA%'DLETT.
Franklin. May 5, 1853.
C.LOTHING.-A carefully selected lot of
Summer Clothing, warranted to give satis
faction, both as to style and price, at the Jeanne
retts Store. JOHN BARNARD.
Madam Hollander's Hotel.
Madam Hollander having rented and
neatly titted up the house lately oceu
r'l pied by Judge Howle, on :Main street,
opposite the Court House, is now prepared to ac
cominodate boarders and the travelling public in
a style unsurpassed by any other house in the
parish, a d at moderate rates. Those who may
give hIr a trial will not be disappointed, as no
trouble will be spared to secure them a comfort
Franklin, Jan. 1, 18,53.
To the Publi !
The subscriber, thanking the public
for the liberal patronage bestowed on
him at his old stand, on the west side of
the public square in Franklin, hereby gives no
tice that he has removed the " St. Mary s lotel_'
to the new and commodious buildings erected
on the site of the old Mansion House, near the
Teche. He flatters himself that his rooms and
the appointments of his establishment are as
iaviting to the traveling public and permanent
boarders as any in the State out of the city of
New Orleans. No pains will be spared to rendet
the "St. Mary's Hotel" worthy a liberal pa.
tronage. E. HOWLE.
Franklin, Dec. 11, 1852. mll
Gordy's Hotel, Franklin.
The subscriber would respectfully
inform his friends and the public gen
erally that his establishment is in such
order that he is enabled to furnish good single
rooms to boarders, and that his stable is the
finest west of the Mississippi river, with an old
and experienced hostler. He would say that his
house has been a home for the weary traveler for
the last fifteen years; that during this time
many others have engaged in the same business
an I that they are among those that were. The
old ion. can vet be found on Mlain street, oppo
site Mr. Robert Hare's residence, at the old
stand, where he will be always on hand to ad
minister to the comforts of those who may favor
him with a call. He flatters himself that from
his long experience in tavern-keepin. , and ex
tensive travel, he is competent to meet the de
mands of the most fastidious.
Board per day ........................$ 1.00
per week...... .............. 6 00
per month (with lodinrs) ........ S 00
(without lodgings) ... 1.5 00
JOHN C. GORDY.
Franklin, Dec. 2.5, 15i2.
ULmITED STATES HOTEL.
CA PT. CHAS. H. MILLER,
Having leased this well-known es
tablishment and refurnished it in a mo
dern style, would inform the public,
that they wil: ind the accomiodations of a very
su perior character in every respect.
CaptMillerfs reputation as a host is well known
everywhere, and he is determined it shall lose
nothiing by his future ellbrts. The higher: de
gree of satisfaction guarantied to all who may
,avor him with their company. [2Q0-t.]
Last Island Hotel,
BATHING, FISHING, 4c.
The undersigned has fitted up an ex
tensive boarding establishment ait Last
SIsland, which is now open for the recep
tion of visitors. The advantages of this delight
fll location, its unrivalled fishing and sea-bath
ing facilities renders it the most agreable sum.
muer retreat on the whole southern coast.
Attached to the establishment is a well stocked
Bar, Billiard and Bowling saloons, and a Live
ry Stable where horses and carriages can be
procured to enable visitors to ride or drive on the
extensive beach that bounds the island towards
the Gulf. The Table will be supplied with the
choicest delicacies of the season, and no pains
spaired to insure the comfort of the guests.
Last Island, June 1st, 1853.-22-3m.
The lot of ground situated in the
town of Franklin, fronting pn the rear
street, containing about 12 superficial
arpents, together with all the buildings and im
provements thereon, consisting of a Dwelling
House in good repair. a new stable and ken
house, cabins and out-buildings, and two geood
cisterns ; a portion of the land is now an orchard
of various kinds of fnlit. For terms, which are
very moderate, apply to me.
G. N. SEAGRAVE, Atty. for
Franklin, July 7, 1R53 X-2m.
The subscriber will sell his new
Dwelling-House and Lot with the cor
-l -nice up and shingled, a brick cell*r,
cistern, kitchen and store-room, situated on
Second street, joining the Catholic church lot;
or, the subscriber will sell the front house on
said lot and remove it to another lot for the pur
chaser, and finish it on reason.ble terms, or sell
it enclosed. The front house iv44 feet front by
37 feet deep, two stories high, divided into four
rooms up stairs and two large rooms below, and
a hall through the centre-c-meludig a ten-fool
gallery in front; the rooms are well ventilated
The addition to the back is 24 feet by22 feet, in
eluding a galler,, two rooms up stairs and one
large room below ; the lot is 80 feet front, extend
ing 150 feet back, with a good well, flower gar
den, fruit trees and shrubbery. For further par
ticulars inquire of the subscriber.
ANDR1W E. KINSELA.
Franklin, Dec. 18, 1852.-tf.
The subscriber offers for sale on rea
Ssonable terms, the House and Lot now
occupied by him on Third street. The
lot is 80 by 300 feet, and has upon it a comfort
able one story house aod out-buildings attached
embracing every conveaience for a small family.
There is also a Carhenter's Shop on the lot
which will be sold along with the other buildings
or by itself to suit the convenience of purchasers.
Terms made known on pl atU toIFFE.
Ftanklin, June 16, j853. 23-tL
A comfortable Dwellin, House and
Lot in the t3wn of Franklin, fronting
al the ecessary out-heases attached. Also,
one vacadt Lot, reonting oa the east side of Se
cond Street, an eligible building lot; will be sold
on reasonable terms for cash or on time, for fur.
ther particulars apply to L. R. Curtis, Franklin,
or to J. V. Dartigues at kis plantation 5 miles
Fnra.kin, June 9, 1853.-tf.
Nltice to PFluters.
/ The subscriber, thankful for
the liberal patronage heretofore
extended to him, hereby notifies planters,
and the public generally, that he will con
tinue to do all kinds of BLACKSMITH'S
WORK with which he may be favored in the
best manner, and at the lowest prices, such as
Plantation work of every description, Horseshoe
ing, Carriage work, &c.
Franklin, Feb. 10 1853. ly
C. H. MINGE & CO.,
Refer to RICHARD VILKINS, Franklin, La.
0-- We will accept, payable in New Or
leans at sixty days, for half the market value of
sugar or Molasses, accompanied by bill of
lading and invoice.
N. B.-Shipments to us covered by insurance.
[44-6n] C. H. MING E & CO.
J. SANDS. LOUIS DURAND
SANDS & CO.,
Particular attention given to the sale of
Sugar and Molasses. All consignments to us
are covered by insurance. 45-tim
J H. MORRKION & CO., Wholesale Gro
J. ers, No. scorner of Canal and Customhouse
streets, New Orleans. A large and general as
sortment of GROCERIES for sale for cash or
i Country merchants and planters are re
spectfully invited to give us a call. 1-ly
KENNEDY & FOSTER,
No. 75 Tehoupitoulas street,
H AVING transferred our business to tihe
house of KENNEDY & FOSTER, all consign
ments of Sugar, Molasses, &c., and orders for
supplies, from oar friends to their address, will
be under the management and receive the undi
vided personal attention of JAS. B. WITTER,
who is also authorized to settle the affairs of the
late tirm of WITTER & BROTHER.
JAMES B. WITTER
B. M. WITTER.
New Orleans. Sept. 1, 18-52.
BENJAMIN F. SHIELDS & CO.,
Commission Merchants & Sugar Brokers,
No. IJi Magazine Street,
References--Messrs. Carlin, 1 Parish
" O.& N.Corney, of
Capt. A. L. Fields, St. Mary,
49-Pm John L. Hndgens, Esq. J) La.
Building Materials & Naval Stores
Constantly on hand and for sale in lots
to suit purchasers-such as Lime, Ce
Iment, Plaster of Paris, Tar, Pitch, Ro
sin, crude and spirits of Turpentine, Plastering
Hlair, Oakum, Fire Bricks, and Buildding Mate
rials is general.
N.B.-Particular attentiwo is directed to an
article of Sager Lime, superior to any in the
- Country orders promptly filled at the
lowest market rates.
A. B. BACON. 10 Gravier street,
(between Tchoupitoulas and New Levee)
4 NEW ORLEANS.
JOHN HALL. B.. W. RODD.
HALL k RODD,
Commission and Forwarding Merchants,
No. 4 Front Levee,
(between Custmikouse and Bienville sts.)
S-IVE their particular and personal attention
to the sale of Sumar, 1lfolsses and Cotton,
as well as to the purchase of Plantation Sney
plies, Groceres, &e.
New Orleans, Jan. 2.5,1853.
9 21 CAMP STREET,
92 ....YEW ORLEANS ... 922
MARQUETTE & NIMMO,
Family, Boat and Ship Stores,
Of Every Description.
CHOICE BUTTER, Cheese, Teas, Sugars,
Coffee, Rice, Flour, Hams, Pork, Beef, Ba
con, Lard, Raisins. Currants, Figs, Candies;
also, Boston, Soda and Butter Biscuits; Pickles
and Preserves, Soep, Starch, &e., together with
choice old Brandies, Wines, Liquors, &c., in
quantities to suit purchasers.
[7Q Nuts and Fruits of all kinds. 10-5m
PAPER & STATIONERY WAREHOUSE
No. 57 CAMP STREET,
PAPER AND STATIONERY
Of every description.
Writing, Printing & Book Paper,
Playing Cards, Printers' Cards and
BLAN KBOOKS OF ALL KINDS,
And a general assortment of
Foreign and Domestic Stationery,
Adapted to every branch of the trade.
HENRY L. POTTER,
4 No. 57 Camp street, New Orleans.
OHIO FIRE & MARINE INSURANCE CO.
DAVID PAGE, PRES... J. H. BUCHANAN, SEC'Y.
T HIS securely established company, with the
J most ample means for the protection of its
Policies, is now prepared to take Fire an4d Mla
rine Risks on the most liberal terms, at their
branch office, No. 80 Common street, corner of
Camp, over W. W. White's banking house.
JOHN A. G. FISHER, Agent.
New Orleans. Jan. 30, 1853. 4
MANrFACTURERS AND IMPOITERSOF
FINE WATCHES AND JEWELRY,
SILVER SPOONS, FORKS, LADLES,
GOLD AND SILVER SPECTAC
LES, CLOCKS, PENS, &c.
No. 89 Canal Street, near Camp,
N. B.-Watches, Clocks and Jewelry care
fally repaired and warranted.
i3r Office No. 17 Maiden Lane... .Manu
factory, No. 431 Amity street, New York.
New Orleans, May 19, 18.53. ly.
New Spring and Summer Clotlhing !
TTE are now opening a very large, fine and
ashionable assortment of Gentlemen's
Spring and Summer Clothing, just received
from the manufacturers at the North, which will
enable us to put them at very low prices. We
defy competition in this line, either in price or
quality S. SMITH & SON.
Seouthern Institute for Young Ladies,
LMR. T. POOLEY, MISS E. POOLEY,
and competent ossistan t,
AT FRANKLIN, LOUISIANA.
THE Principals of this Seminary aim at ren
dering it adequate to the requirements of an
enlightened community, as well in the extent of
useful knowledge, as in the variety of polite ac
complishments to be acquired therein, and hope
to furnish good and sufficient reasons to parents
in Attakapas, at least, "knowing" hencetorth "no
North, no East, no West," as the favored seat of
learning for their daughters, to encourage and
sustain a School which, whilst itembodies in its
educational course such northern "notions" as are
worthy of adoption, shall be essentially southern
in its teaching and influence.
In the Primary 1Department will be taught
Spelling, Reading, Writing, and Oral Arithme
tic. Terms, $18 per session of five months.
In the Commnn School Dlyparteaet, in addi.
tion to the foregoing, Atitihmetie; Geography,
Grammar, Letter-Writing, Elocution and Mod
ern History. Terms, $24 per session.
In the ii c/i Sc/lool Department, in addition
to the foregoing. of Algebra, Geometry and La
tin, qwanturm sunit; Grammatical and Rheto
rical Criticism, Moral Philosophy, Universal His
tory, Use of the Globes, Mapping, and the Ele
ments of Natural Science, illustrated by lectures
and philosophical apparatus. Terms, $30 per
se.tnr'a....Drawing, 6 per session; Draw
ing and Painting, $10: Instructions on the Pia
no-forte, $30; French, G ; Board, $60.
N.B.-Vocal Music, Elementary Drawing,
Embroidery, and various kinds of Fancy Work,
OF THE BOARDING AND DAY SCHOOL AT
TACIIED TOWHE NEW CATHOLIC CHURCH
OF ST. ANTHONY.
TpllSl: School is founded by the Rev. Paul
Guerard. parish priest, and Edward Joseph
Higgins, professor in the town of Franklin,
parish of St. Mary, and is under the immediate
patronage of the Rt. Rev. Anthony Blanc, Arch
bishop of New Orleans.
This institution will present to youth all the
advantages of a Christian education and solid
instruction preparatory to their entering college,
by which means mtuch time and Ixpense will be
saved to parents and guardiats. The number of
boarders for the present will be few and select.
Board and Instruction in English, $IS0 per
Latin or French languages, $2 per month
Day pupils wiiUbe required to pay at the expi
ration of each month: no scholar will be re
ceived for a less term than three months.
No deduction will be made in case of expul
sion or withdrawal before the expirationt I the
Franklin, Nov. 13, 15.52.
Mr. J. GRIMMER, Professorof Music,
is now residing in the town of Franklin,
and is ready to begin his professional
basiness. Mr. Grimmer has already opened his
musical school for pisno and vocal music for
young ladies at Mrs. P. Delahbossy's Female
Institution. The Guitar will be taught also. If
required Mr. G. will teach the above mentioned
instrumentsu in private families.
For the benefit of your.g gentlemen, Mr. G.
will open an evening school, in order to form a
For boys a school will be opened at five o'clock
in the afternoon three days in the week, Mon
days, Wednesdays and Fridays. The regular
classes for young men will open mo Mordaythe
23d inst., at the hotse opposite Mr. Victor Fouri
my, next to the Catholic Church. His terms
N. B.-Pianos tuned and repaintd. 19-tf.
TLHE subscriber has opened a private Boys'
school in Franklin, at which iastruetion will
be given, in addition to the varions branches of
general utility, in the Higher Mathematics and
Greek, and Latin languages.
TUITION PER JM1ONTfH
From ...................4 0) to $6 00.
As the number of pupils to be admitted is li
mited, the subscriber hopes to merit the liberal
patronage of those wile wish to place pupils under
their charge at a select school.
Apply to the subscriber at the Hollander
House. B. F. SMART, Ins.trwrtor.
Franklin, June 2, 1853. 12l-tf.1
"EDWARD JOSEPH HIGGINS, respect
fully informs his friends and the public, that
he has opened his English Academy for males
and females, where all intrusted to his care, shall
be instructed in a business manner.
Term.s, per month.... ...........4 00
Corner of Main and Jackson streets. In25-tf.
PUBLIC LIBRARY ROOMS
Young Men's Christin Auotiatiot.
(Entrance, No.RO Common s~at)
Third Story ....orer WT. W1: 1Vhite'~ Ozcr,
N. B.-Contributions of Book-, Pamphlets, &*
Q7 Country papers will please copy.
CROCKERY.-- oup Tureens (a variety of
styles), Salad Dishes, Vegetable do., with
and without covers, Pickle do., iButter do. Coffee
Cups, large and small, Tea d., Bakiag Dishes,
Pitchers, Tumblers, Soup Plates, Dinner amd
Breakfast do., Moco Bowls, Milk P-as.
JOHN BARN ARD.
Jeanneretts, April 2R, 153. |lr
"OR SALE-A full set of" UAie's Livig
I" Age,"36 Vols., richly bord ia cloth and
gilt, and perfectly new. has just been received.
and is for sale at my shop. C. RABE.
Franklin, June'30, 1.5
A SIT'ATTON as Manager or Overseer on
a Sugar Plantation. I have spent twenty
five years on sugar plantations, and acquired
much experience in boiling sugar, makingbrick,
and setting sugar-kettles. Letters from my em
ployers attesting ability and faithfulness ean be
produced. Address, Franklin. La.
JACKSON R. NIXON.
Q7 The Red River Republican will insert
to the amount of 52 5O, and tnd account to
this office. 1GftL]
CONGRESS WATER-8-00 bottles genuine
- Congress Water just received fromt New
York, for sale by the bottle, dozesar box.
by C. RABE.
G .INGER-Canton Ginger and other imgpe.
" ted Preserves, for sale at Rabe's Drug slere.
LEECHES-Best Hungarian Leshes, jest
receivee at Apothecaries' Hall.
C(IGARS AND TOHACCO-"The best int
V towt," for sale at _Atothecaris' Hall.
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