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^aaa ACHES of first rate plaster and ^UUUclever Land, i'bis .and is situa ted in the upper part of Fauquier county, 6 miles below Ashby's Gap, ol t-om the District ot Columbia, and 60 from r le* dericKsburgh, being a part of the tract on which the subscriber resides. No land in the state ot Virginia affords more real in ducements to purchasers than the torego ing. it is remarkable tor its fertility ; it abounds with ;ivuletsand never tailing springs of delightful water, with the ad vantage ot the considerable and beautiful stream of Gan Kun passing through it, ;*• fording vuluahle seats tor over shot mills in a thick settled agricultural country, with the advantage ot Ashby's Gap turn pike road about 3 or 4 miles off, which at tends, at all seasons of the year, a great fa cility to the transportation ot produce to Alexandria. The country is a3 healthy as any part of the LJoi’ed Pistes, slid the society as genteel and agreeable. J here is about one hall ol the above land clear ed and well improved with plaster and clover, capable of bringing great crops; toe balance heavily timbered with white oak, red oak, and hickory. The above 2000 acres of land will be laid off in 8 lots ol about 250 acres each, and offered at public sale, on the premises, to the highest bidder, on the Second .Monday in May next, which will be the 13th day ol the month. One third ot the purchase money will be required, the balance in three payments ot 3. 6 and 9 years, the purchasers giving deeds of trust on the land, with bond and approved security, bearing interest, and the interest to be annually paid. No fur ther description ot this valuable property ts supposed to be necessary, as the purcha sers will, no doubt, judge for themselves at the time ot its sale, CHARLES L. CARTER, Fauquier ct» Va april 26 eri-m r'resh Kruit, Waster, £50 NOW landing from the schr Undaunt' ed, Chase, master, trom Boston IOO boxes Sicily oranges, £ in fine lOo do do lemons ) order. 10 i quarter casks Sicily Madeira wine 40 tons plaster paris, lor sale by SAMUEL MESSERSMITH, Who has in stoie, 3000 lb. prime green coffee, 600 do St, Domingo do. fMbbbi WHISKEY. 20 chests young hyson tea 13 i'chest* J g““P°wJer d° I chest 4- ) imperial do; 60 10 catty boxes } 2 boxes, each containing 40 2 lb can nisters do. * ,^fss | Muscovado sugar 1? hhds superior retailing molasses 12 qr casks Malaga 1 lo do Canary >W1NE. 6 do Colmenar j 140 boxes Muscatel and bunch raisins boxes Balt.'No I 2 & 3 chocolate do Baker’s No. I &2,Lapbam’fi No. I do constantly for sale, 40 bundles sugar loaf paper* 160 reams wrapping paper 30 bundles binders L band box boards 50 boxes mould and dipt candles 30 bbls mess and prime pork 15 do prime beef, Pipes cognac brandy 4* Holland gin, 4*c. may 7 3 Notice. CHARLES T. STUART, Attorney at Law, will practice in the District of Columbia, & in Prince Georges & Charles counties, Maryland; also, in Fauquier and Fairfax counties Va His office is at the northeast corner of King and Columbus Streets, Alexandria. may 46t THE ELYSIUM. Each luscious sweet to please the varied taste, Ot fragrant cordial■>, and of essenced paste, Each fruit that bioomso’er India’s distant plains Or those that flourish where proud freedom reigns, Lemons, bannanas, oranges and limes; From foreign regions an ! from warmer climes, And all the fruits that grace the happier lands, Where liberty’s eternal altar stands, \ RE to be found in profuse abundance at the Elysium, the supermtendance of which JOHN HEPBURN takes the liberty of informing the fair la dies and liberal gentlemen of the town has been delegated to him. This exquisitely pleasant retreat has been recently fitted up in a style of novel elegance, which cannot but attract the eye, and command the admiration of the beholder. The Various Apartments are prepared with a degree ot taste which it is hoped will meet with the approbation of those who may do him the honor ol vi* siting them. His CREAMS, LEMONADES; CAKES, fruits of all descriptions CORDIALS, And all the luxuries of the two hemis* phetes he trusts will be found no inconsi derable addition to the other elegancies of the Elysium. It is his intention to adorn a is repository of sweets, w ith flowers fresh and fragrant during the ensuing warm months, and his own sedulous attention to please by anticipating, if possible, the wants of bis customers, he humbly trusts will ensure him the patronage of the la' dies and gentlemen of the tow n. _ may 9_ tf Negroes Wauted. WE will give ca«b for 15 or SO likely young negroes. Apply to either of the subscribers, who may he found at the Indiau t^ueeQ Tavern, Alexandria. THOS. C. HAVnY, Wil. CARRLKSOW Charles County Court. March Term% 1822. v ON application to the Judges oi Charles County Court by petition in writing cf Robert Russel of Charles County, lor the benefit of the act of Assembly tor the relief tif insolvent debtors passed at Nov. session, 1805, and the several supplements thereto on the terms mentioned therein a schedule of his property and a list of his creditors on oath so far as he can ascer tain them; being annexed to his petition, and being satisfied by competent testimo ny that the said Robert Russel has resided two years immediately preceding the ti.r*a of his application in the state of Maryland and being also satisfied that the said Ro bert Russell is in actual confinement tor debt, and for no other cause and the said Robert Russel, having entered into Band with sufficient security for his personal ap pearaoce in Charles County Court to an swer such allegations as his creditors may make against him. It is therefore order ed and adjudged that the said Robert Rus sell he discharged from imprisonment and thereby causing a copy of this order to be inserted in some one of the newspapers e dited in the District of Columbia once a week for two months successively before the third Monday of August next, he give noti'*» to his creditors, to appear before the -*id Court at Fort Tobacco in said counly, on the said third Monday in Au gust next,for the purpose of recommend ing a trustee for their benefit and *° s ^ w cause if anv they have why the said Ko ert Russell should not have the benefit ot the several insolvent laws of this sUte as PTeste, JOHN BARNES, Clk. may 11 law2m District ot Columbia, Alexandria County, to wit: November Term, 18'il, 3lst day. IN CHANCERY. Romulus Riggs &. others—Complainants. AGAINST Thomas Swann, Colin Auld> and Edmund I- Lee, and the Merchants Bank of Alex andria, and others—Defendants. The defendants, the Mechanics Bank of Alexandria, the Bank ot Washington, the Bank ot the Metropolis, the Patriotic Bank, and the Central Bank of George town and Washington, appeared, by Wal ter Jones, their solicitor, and by consent ot the plaintiffs, and ot the several de fendants to this suit, including the Banks in the bill named, as claiming preference, it is ordered. That the trustees, Swann, Auld and Lee, do proceed to make sale of all the property, debts and effect*, claimed or held by them as trustees under the said assignment in the bill mentioned, or which may, in any manner, have arisen from the property and effects so assigned, upon the terms and in the manner provid ed in the order made in this cause on the 13th day ot May, 1819; and that they bring the proceeds thereof into court, to be subject to their final order and decree, as directed by said order. It is further ordered, That the said trustees do, after making said sale, report to this court a full account of all their transactions under the said deed of trust, shewing the nett amoun* of disposable funds remaining in theii hands subject to the trusts declared by said deed, and shewing also the amount of claims made upon them by creditors oi said Bank, and stating, as tar as may be in their power, the validity of such claims. And this suit abates as to James H. Dula ny, by his death, and i? dismissed as to John A. Stewart. (A copy.) Teste. EDM. 1. LEE, C. C. TV pursuance of the foregoing order, and lot tbe order of 13th May, 1819, therein mentioned, at the merchants’ Coffee House, in the town of Alexandria, on Sa turday the first day of June next, at ten o'clock, A. M. shall sell, by public auction, all tha property, dents and effects conveyed to, or in any manner vpsted in us as trustees of the late Merchants’ Bank of Alexandria—one tourth part of tbe pur chase money to be paid in cash, and the residue in three equal instalments at 6, 12 and 18 montsb,to be secured by such good and sutheient personal security, with^a re served lien upon the premises, as we shall deem sale. TH9S, SWANN, ) EDM I. LEE, /Trustees. COLIN AULD, ) eprii 4 8w Negroes Wanted. rJ^HE subscribers wish to purchase 30 JL or 40 young from 12 to 20 years of age. For particu lars apply at the bar of the Indian Queen Tavern to Mr. Eli Legs,or the subscribers TARRANT & LESLER, may 2tt 830 He ward. RAN A WAY from the subscriber, living near Marbury’s terry, District of Co lumbia, on the 1st inst- a negro man n^med Daniel, calling himself Daniel Solomon, generally known by tbe name of Talbott’s Daniel. He took wdh him several suits ot good clothing, a fur hat* and a drab color ed great coat with a large cape. Danit-1 is about forty-six years of age, a bout 5 leet 6 or 7 inches high, is stout made, has several remarkable scar» on his breast, thick lips, and the under lip consid erably projecting, and large eyes- He is an ar'ful insinuating fellow. Daniel has an extensive acquaintance relations in Fairfax county and this Dis trict It is probable that he is lurking a bout Alexandria, or at Cedar Grove, Mrs McCarty’s, where he has relations. If ta ken in the District, 10 dollars, if in Virgi nia* tO, or elsewhere the above reward of 30 dollare will be given for b«s apprehen sion, or secured in jail so that f get him a gam. and all reasonable charges will br paid. GEORGE TAL50TT. may 9 Ginseng. IJfrANTED by » V SAAiyEE MBSSERSMITH. apnl 9 tt District of Columbia, i Alexandria County to wit: Novembe Term, 1821. £ 19th day f IN CHANCERY. . Richard Bland Lee, Richard Smith cash ier of the Otfice ot D scount and Depo sit, at Washington, being a branch ot the Bank of the United Slates, i he President, Directors and company ot the Bank of the United States, and /Taller J ones -—Complainants, against _ John Hopkins, John Glassell a°(LWIa^3N ret C. Glassell, (late Margaret C- Lee ) his wite, James L. M Kenn*, John Lloyd, Josiah Watson and John M iver, rpHl^iefendant, John Hopkins, Dot hav JL ing entered his appearance, and giv en security accoiding to the statute and ruljs of this court, and it appealing to the satisfaction of the court, upon affidavit filed, that the said detendant John Hop kins is not an inhabitant o* the Ltis trict of Columbia. On motion of the com plainants by their counsel, it is ordered that the sa«d defendant John Hopkins do appear here on or before the first day ot next May Term, and enter his appearance to this suit, and give security tor perform ing the decrees of the court. And that the other defendants John Glassell and Margaret C. Glassell, (late Margaret C. Lee) his wife, James L* M'Kenna, John Lloyd, Josiah Watson, and John M’lver* do not pay away, way, convey or se crete the debts by them owing to or the estate or effects in their hands belonging to the said absent defendant, John Hop kinsi until the further order or decree of this court; and that a copy ol this order he forthwith published in one of the public newspapers printed in the town ot Alex andria, for two months successively and that another copy be posted at the front door of the court house of the said coun A Copy. Teste, EDM. I, LEE, C. C. march 18 2m Notice. Boston, 20th April, 1822. AS the subscriber will probably leave the United Slates in the course ol the ensuing summer, be desires that all persons who have or pretend to have any clairrs against him will present them to him in Boston,on or before the end of June next, and he hereby makes known to all whom it may concern that unless this notice is complied with, it will be pleaded in bar to all claims whatever, founded on any mat ter ur transaction, which may have occur ed prior to this date. KAKMONDO CHACON. may 2 I a w6tid Lost or Mislaid, A Certificate, No. 270, issued in the name ofWm. Hartshorne, jf, for one share ot stock in the Little River Turn pike Company. Notice is hereby given, that application will be made to the Presi dent and Directors of said company, lor a renewal of said certificate. may 7 _2aw4w French Burr Mill-Stones. r¥^HE subscriber continues to make at JL bis shop, upper end of King street, Alexandria, French burr mill stones, ot a very superior quality, where any gentle man calling can be supplied on the short est nwtice and on the most reasonable terms with those of any size, when both the workmahship and the materials will be warranted to be equal to any in the coun try.— Persons wanting will please to call and judge tor themselves JACOB BAUGH april 27__eo3t Burr Mill-Stone Manufticto ry, Alexandria. The subscriber wishes 10 intorm his cus tomers, and the public in general, that he keeps his shop on Peyton St* between the upper end of King St< and the stone bridge,* where he bason hand an elegant assorment ot the very best quality ot French burr blocks, and Burrs ready made first quality warranted equal if not supe rior to any made in this country. Liberal Credit will be given to men of punctuality. ROBERT GLENN, march *4 . WILLIAM DEVAUGHN, BARBER & HA/K DRESSER, BEGS leave to acquaint his old friends and the public that he has removed to the corner of Prince and Fairfax streets next door to Afathew Robinsons; grateful for past favors and solicitous for future, he hopes to merit a <*mall 9hare of public pa tronage,he is fully convinced that by hon ing his mind with keen application, and strapping with perseverance, he will be enbled to lather his business with industry and shave with economy. • He will make wigs, cut hair, and dress heads, a la Paris, a la Brutus, a la Titus ora la any thing that will please bis cus tomer*, or agreeably to the present fa' shions. may 4 For Sale, 2205 ^f»hts of window Sash, and a few ** ** six pannel doors, made of good materials, will be sold low JOSEPH RINKER. 4 mo 3eo7t Bacon, Whiskey, ^c. LINDSAY 4* HILL, have this day landing, 2o,ooo lbs bacon, 87 bis whiskey, 22 casks Goshen cheese, In Store, just received from Baltimore, 12 hhds 1st quality sugar 16 q’rter casks, Malaga wise 4 pipes Holland Gin. 7 bbls clover seed april 6 Cut Nails and Brads. A C. CAZENOVE $ CO. HAVE received an assortment of CU P NAILS &l BRADS, from 2d to 40d warranted to be of the best quality, for sale on the foweat tejrwjs. onajr 4 JUCTION SALES, Sfc. Public Sale. ON FRI DAY, the 3lst day of tbi« month at 5 o’clock, P. M the subscriber will offer at public sale on tb* premises, THE TWO STORY _ Brick Tenement, and lot of ground on the north side of Duke street, twenty eight feet to the east of St. Asaph street, now in the occupation of Richard Veitch, in front on Duke street, 24 teet, in depth 100 feet, to a ten foot al ley, subject to an annual rent in fee, of 36 dollars. The above sale will be made under a dped ol trust from W.D. Simms. Terms will be made known on the day of sale* J. D. SIMMS, Trustee, may 9 ts Public Sale. BY virtue ota deed of trust from Ben jamin Baden and wile to me lor the ! purposes therein mentioned I shall proceed I to sell at public auction on the premises at In o’clock on Tuesday the 21st day ol May the loilowmg property, viz: A Lot of Ground on the south side ot King street, at the dis tance ol eighty one teet to the eastward ot Paine street, and extending thence sooth* wardly and parallel with Paine street to Commerce street, then beginning again at the first mentioned point on King street eighty one leet to the eastward of Paine 9t. and running thence eastwardly with the line of King street twenty seven feet; thence southwardly and paraiel with Paine st to Commerce st. thence southwardly with the line of Commerce st. to the se cond point in said Commerce street, which ' piece of ground is subject to an annual j rent of eighty dollars lor ever. I The term9 will be liberal and made 1 known at the place ol sale. I, P, THOMPSON, trustee, april 25 ts For Sale. WILL be sold to the highest bidder on the I8!h of May, ; At the Hunting Creek Bridge9 Two seines and ropti, Two boats, One clock, ! One book case and several other articles too tedioni to mention. THOS. PARSONS, may 9 ®ols To Wood Merchants. Iwill sell from 500 to 1000 cords of good oak wood, ready cut in the woods,— Also 2oo acres of land with a good supply of fire wood, building and rail timber on it. This wood ‘and land lies within !£ milejof the Potomac river, where there is a good road and landing; SO miles be low the District of Columbia; this land lies well, of a stiff soil, and clear of hills and brakes I will also furnish any pur chaser with 3 good oxcarts well calculat ed for the wood business and ten or twelve good oxen in their prime, and well broke to the cart. 1 will also sell a lot of land* containing two acres, with a good new store house, a half story high counting room, lodging room, granery and tobacco shed Also a tobacco press house and a well of as good water as any in the world. This lot and improvements lies in a healthy neighborhood and a good stand for busi ness. It is one mile from the above land. 1 also have l5o acres ot land, of an extra quality, lying 3 miles above tbe aforesaid land, and one mile from the Potomac; it i is well watered and has a good seat for a ! small mill* wbb a never failing stream.— Any person wishing to purchase the above property may have a great bargain, as ! wish to decline the wood business. The cash will be wanted for the wood that is cut and the carts and oxen. I will give a liberal time on the lands. RICH’D BROOKE. Charles county, Md. March, 22 totf i Town Ordinance. Extract from the act to remove nuisances, to preserve the health ot the inhabitants of the town of Alexandria, 4»c. Sec. 14. BE it enacted, That the per sons living on paved streets shall clean the foot ways opposite the property they occupy, and shall moreover wash such footways every Saturday from the first day of May until the last of September, unless prevented by the weather. Any inhabitant who shall not perform the said duties, shall for every neglect forfeit and pay thirty three cents. No person shall throw or cause to be thrown down from any cart, waggon or other carriage, or in any other manner, any rubbish, litter or dirt on any street, public lane or alley, and sutler the same to remain tor more than twenty tour hours, except in such quantities and in such places as may be allowed by the superintendant of police: Provided, that any person desirous of de positing on any street materials for build ing, shall apply to the superintendant of police, who shall appoint a proper place and assign a reasonable apace for the de positing said materials. Whoever shall offend herein shall forfeit and pay five dollars for each offence, and be subject to the further penalty of one dollar for every day such building materials shall so re main, contrary to the provisions hereof, may 11 _ 3t Bolting Cloths. JONATHAN JANNEY, bas for sale an assortment oi Bolting Cloths of Superior Quality. All orders from Millers or ethers will be particularly attended to. Also, A constant supply of Ground Plaster, - for sale by the ton, barrel ot bushel, at a ery reduced price. OCrCashgirea far empty barrels. I 9 at 2.9 -awtf auction salesTS? ~ Public Sale! BY virtue oi a deed of trust fro® T W Peyton and wife, to me for (be rJ poses therein expressed, I shall proceed? sell at public auction, on tbe premiu, * 12 o'clock, on WEDNESDAY, (Jj\J day of MAY, tbe following valuable ” REAL ESTATE, | to wit: That lot of ground on the eontl west corner of King and Columbus str®?! bounded as follows: beginning at tbe jfl tersection of tbe said streets, ihence on King street 74 feet, then north parafii to Columbus street 100 feet; iben rallel to King street 49 teet 5 inches; O north parallel to Columbus street 39 SS 3 inches, then east parallel to King atr^S 123 feet 5 inches to Columbus street il! on Columbus street south, 139 feet’ll Mcbes to t be beg inning. This pi? perty comprehends three disiL*! buildings, which will be offeJS ;* for sale separately. The spacio® 1 brick warehouse at the corner in the occq, pancy of Messrs. J. 4* J. Douglas, tL’ brick warehouse adjoining, and tbe fn® dwelling agreeably situated on King streti. west of tbe brick buildings, and occupied by Mr. J. Douglas. A credit of 6, 12, and 18 months rrill In ' given on the purchase money, upon cot® satisfactorily endorsed, bearing interut from the day ot sale, and a deed of trugi on tbe property will be taken to second the payment. A statement of the giounf j rents to which the improvements are^ j spectively subject, wWl.uJ submitted the time and place of saie. | J. L.*McKENNA. J april 13_ts_Trustt*'?! For Sale or Rent, One ot tbe best stands for boil ness, in the towB of Alexandria tbe three story brick ware bouse at tbe corner of King and (Joioa sheets, formerly occupied by Robert and I James Mandeville, and lately by tbe sub* scribers. Tbe bouse is large, and wella« dapted for tbe storage of grain, flour, ao4 other articles, or a grocery. The partnership of tbe subscribers wilt shortly be dissolved. To close their com cerns,this valuable property will be sold] or to a good tenant, it will be rentedoo reasonable terms. Inquire of Leonid Cook. COOK * CLARE, ti 03-All persons indebted to tbe abotr firm are requested to settle their account] without further delay, in order that tbr, subscribers may be enabled to close tbes j business. apr 3o—6t To Rent. MThe 3 story brick house 1 the ^ corner ot Duke and Washington t streets, lately occupied by Mr.A* | lexander. • For terms apply to tU). subscriber, or in bis absence to Mr. Saw*1 el Mark JOHN LLOYD, l may 4 2a*tf I To Rent, Tbe house lately occupied bf flirl Wm- Wood at tbe corner of King 11£6and Pitt streets, the situations dUi pleasant and healthy, tbe bout spacious and airy. In a tew days tbe pit mises will be put i» complete repair, for: particulars enquire of R. T. RAMSAY & Co. may 9 12t To Rent. 5 Tbe brick bouse now occupied by Mrs. Eveletb, opposite the Market, on Cameron street,suita ble for a Boarding House, or | genteel family. AB. HOLBROOK, april 3o _ 2aw?w __ . To Let, A convenient two story brick ] bouse, fitted for a small genteel fa* j mily, and centrally situated on t . > Prince street, near Washington it Kent very low. Enquire at Mrs. Fendall, j april 3c 2aw3w For Sale. J will sell a tract or parcel ol land *1 €d BROOMFIELD, j Containing three hundred and fifty ll;6< more or less, lying and being in Chan# fj county, immediately on the road leading trom Port Tobacco to Dumfries Ferry. >r j bout six miles from Port Tobacco, wilpjj \ four miles ol Nanjemoy Church, and witir • in 1J miles ol navigable water. The )«* ^ provements on the said farm are a dw«*' ti ing bouse, kitchen, barn, cop ■TTjI house, and other necessary bouse*. ||£f] It is deemed unnecessary to MmMnr a more particular description 0 the same as it is presumed any VeI.t wishing to purchase will view the prep15; es. For terms apply to the subscribe living on tbe adjoin^™.gjoNES march 26_I For Sale, MTHE LAND & HOUSE on SW»P Hill, lately owned by Mr. ba ton, being about TWENTY 0N6 ACRES well enclosedj.on tbel'<' tie river turnpike road, J miles Iron A ' andria. The garden contains many ble shrubs, vines, and fruit tree*. * situation is handsome and healthy. Possession may be bad immediately' The time of payment will be reasena ; extended to suit the purchaser. - WM, CKANCH. March II,lawtf. - To Kent. The subscriber wishes to for one or more years,bis wbar lEtS warehouse. The warehouse »» MmMml cstories high, fire proof, and ba every onvenience for an extensive ® j I ness. The wharf is JlO feet in l 40 in breadth* and ha9 water of sut&c depth for the largest vessels. v JONAH THOMPSON march 29 _ JOB PRINTING Neatly executed at tliw 0$c(i.