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plums two uollahs rr.u annum, " 4 l.OIJlSVII.I.i:, WINSTON COUNTV, Miss,, SATHDAY MORNING, AlKH'ST l, I mi. kifpor t of ti n i plii all vommh ii. j.oims viiJj-; MivSsi:N(ii;itt rM.irr.ii and roain ivi:nr Juhn J Thompson. TmMi. TWO IHIhLAKM per annum, in ad vane-, or lllllhb, nt tho end of the year. AnvKurinr-MKMTi will bn inserted at tho rate of 1 01) per fnpiiro for the fir-t insertion, and 50 cents for each week thi roaftor ten line! or los, constituting a square. '1 ho luun her of insertions requited, must l)C marked on the margin of tho manu script, or they will le inserted till forbid, and cnargeu accorningiy. All Advertisements from a oVtancr must he accompanied with the CASH nr thev will not be inserted. Announcing; candidates for office will ho' S3 for county offict$10 or stale offices in advance. Yearly Advertisements inserted on reasonable terms. Postage must be paid on all letters connected with the office, to ensure attention. Tl, 11. OltiCE A NS RAG MARKET ! CORRECTED WEEKLY, FROM THE "PICAYUNE." Exchange on England, at light, pr. Do do60days,6ia61 prm. Da Pari?, 60 days - 5f-30a iif.35. Do New York, at fight par aiprm Do New York, 60 (la)-?, do al dis. Do Boston, at siiiht - k a i prm Do Boston. 60 days I a l dis. Do Philadelphia, atsight iti pirn Do Phllapelpliia,ltOday 4a l dis Do Baltimore, at sight i a pun Do Baltimore, 60 days Jal dis. fj. States Treasury Notes, la1 prm. Sovereigns -.jSl 8-la$l 87 Spanish Doubloons-16 .Wajlb50 $l550a.5'l.')53 - Jal prem. $3 80ag: 90 . - . . . par. . - - - - par. par a I prm Putriott do American Gold 20 franc pieces -Mexican Dollars Half Dollar Dimes ------ NEW ORLEANS CITY BANKS. Bank of Louisiana, - - - pays specie Gass Bank .-..-- pap specie Mechanics & Traders, pays specie Union Bank - pay specie. City Bank - - - pais specie. Louisiana Slate Bank pays specie. Carrollton Bank - - pays specie pays specie - 32a 31 dis - 3oa37 dis. . - 60a65 dis. - 60a65 dis 45a50 dis 81aS7dis, Canal Bank - - Commercial Bank Consolidated Bank Citizens Bank Improvement Bank Exc iange Bank - Bank of Oilcan? Atchafalaya Bank . foin.-j.inK, 7al0 dis on lutrciianis t k NOTES OF THE MUNICIPALITIES. Municipality No. One F2al4 dis Municipality No. Two 7 a 8 dis Municipality No. Three 65au8dis. UNCURRENT MONEY. diaC'llt. United States Bank Notes 50a55 AU. State Bank & Branches 14 a 1 6 Planters' B'k P. N. Natchez, 60aG3 Agricultural Post Notes - 4Sa5i Grand Gulf 70a74 Mississippi Union Bank - - 84aS7 Com. & It. R. B'k, Vicksburg, 90a93 Geortria Banks uncertain. Virginia & South Carolina WESTERN BANKS. Cincinnati Banks Ohio Country Banks - - Kentucky Banks Indiana Banks State Bank of Illinois - Ban of Illinois, Shawneetown,60a65 Tennessee Banks - - - Jal Arkansas Banks - - 60a65 par a2 disc'nt. - par a 2 . . 5aI0 par a i -. - la2 - - 60a65 GOVERNMENT Of THE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI. State officers. T. M. Tucker, Governor, until 1844. L. G. Galloway, Secretary of State. J. E. Matthews, Aud. of Pub. Acc. Wm. Clark, State Treasure. ' J. D. Freeman, Attorney General. JUDICIARY. Judges of High Court rfE. ioA. Wm. L. Sharkey, Alexander M. Clayton and Edward Turner. Clerk, F. W. Hopkins. ! Nlh Colli f of Krinr. uZt',Z peaU ha. no j.j.W.luiior,, .Xrrjil rtl.iit propcily belong io (i (Wiof Lrrors and Appeal,, i!M,..ioii, tuo hojden on the litst Monday of Janua ry and July, at Jim k-on ; being virtu ally hut on scmIoh peraniiurn. aiuiCtlti,r,. j, Uu(kiKr, Clk. K. L. Dixon. The Snporior Court of ( hanrcry tins jurUdn (ion over nil mattem. tAf., and f Omplaiht hat?ocv( r, hcloil"- ing to, or cgnizahle in u court of 'uity. It hold two Bps, finnaally. ' CIRCUIT COURT. This court has original iurUdinion rt civil cases, in which the sum in con troversy exceeds $50. For each of the eleven circuits, a judge and attor ney are elected quadrennially, by the people, from November. This court has also exclusive crim inal juiisdiction. Re-orgnnization of the Judicial Districts, as per act approved 19i Ftbruary, 1840. First District. Composed of the counties of Warren, Claiborne. Wash ington and Bolivar: Geo. Coalter, Judge; E.G. Walker, District Atior. ,iey S cond District. Composed of the (ounties of Yttlobu-ha, Carroll, Choc taw and Tallahatchie: B. F. Caru- thers, Judge; G. F. Neil, District Attorney. Ihird Distnlc. Composed of the counties of Adams, ilkmson and Jefferson: C. C. Cage. Judj;e ; Stan hope Posey, District Attorney, r our in District. r Composed of the counties of Smith, Copiah, Simpson, ?co(t, IMewton and Neshoba : A. (J. Brown, Judge: E. G. Peyton, Dist. Attorney. -tilth Di'trxct. Composed cf the counties of Jones, Jackson, Green, Perry, Mayne, Jaspr, Claik and Lauderdale: Beiiry Mouugcr, Judge; J no. Watts, District Attorney. Sixth District. CompQM d of the counties of Noxubee, Lowndes, Kern- pcr, ley S, District At loriiey Seventh Dkrict. Couipo.-ed otthe counties of Huds, Madison and Ran kin: John II Rollins, Judge; Frank lin Smith, Dijtric Attorney. ' Eighth Dirid. Composed of tha counties of Drsoto, Coahoma, Tunice Ponola, Lafajetle and Marshall: J. M. Howey, Jidge ; Geo. A. Wilson District Attorey. Ninth Disrict. Composed of the counties of JVLnroe, Itawamba, lislv t I IN ADVANCE. NO. IX. I.-ii. tl etef int er, Hi I'ralnlon. (ouit l Haiified Irt'in tli avit Hi ott, .'Id Monday In Ai- 1 hut then) 1 I.', i lino to ihl( II O'C the rule will hi Cut red. On boring run e, affidavit taken hy cithnar ty may b? read to how the Aiifhien. ry or lii?tifricicury of tho fceuiitj ta ken, provided rea'Onabh not In he 'ivenofthe Inking of (ho sainej ll the seeuriiy is nt'ju!ge( iiHullicirnl, llie'udilitionnl seciinly iniist h ap proved by the court. j Ordittd, That hereafter who a rc-nrgumenl is oidercd, the tv-"ty.-inent shnll be had at tl e same vrival which it is grai.ted thu caie to be plAced at the end of tho docA'tol (lie district t her, lit llilhhon nuh. NimpM.n, 3d Moii.lay In May and No member, at If vf vilL. Sin'iih, -Idi Monday iii April and Oc tober, at Fairiiield. Talluhalrhie, 4th Monday in Mai & November, 't Chailelon. Tuni a, I't Monday in April Mid ()c tidier, Ht Cointneree. Tippah, lft Monday in Apiil niid Ocobcr, at Riph y. 'I'islu iningo, !J ftlonday in .April fe October, al Jacinto. Warren, 3d Monday in April and Oc o! cr, nt Vicksburg. Wellington, 2d Monday fn April & Oeti her, Princeton. Wayne, IM Monday in April & Octo ber, at Winchester. Wilkinson, 1st Jlonday in April and Octobei,a( ffbndvifle. Winslon, 3d Aonday after tho 4th ionday in April and October at Louisville. Yalobusha' 1st Jonday in May and November, at Coffeeville. Yazoo, 1st Aonday in Mav and No vember, at Benton. A N N UNCIATIO N S tr, Winslon Ind Oktibbeha: Head r A I .i tl n ley ft. uennei, juuge;nenry vray, inston County, at the eminiio, Portotoc, Chickasaw and Tippah ; Stephen Adams, Judge; J. IV. 1 hompsou District Attorney. Tenth Disrrict.- Composed of the Counfies of Y"po, Holmes, Attalla. and Leake: MtrganL. Fitch, Judge; li. A. Perry, District Attorney. Eleventh District. Composed of the counties of Lawrence, Covington, Hancock, Marios, Pike, Amite and Fraoklin : Van Tramp Crawford, Judge; John T. Lampkin, pistrict Attorney. SULES Of the High Court of Errors and Ap peals, adopted at ls January term 1840. Ordered, That hereafter when a case is reached on the docket, if no council appear on either side, or when no council be marked on the docket, the case shall be dismissed : Provi ded, however, that such dismissal mav be set aside, on good caue shown, supported by affidavit ; but in no case Will such dismissal be set a side, unless the affidavit also show that there are probable merits. When any defendant in error shall be dissatisfied with the security ta- . -r i i u ken in any wru oi cnoruuira, ue mav move the court for a rule upon the plaintfff in error to show cause, on a day to bo named, why the super- sedias should not be discharged, or other security given; a copy of which rule shall be served on the plaintiff in error, at least five days before the expiration oCthe earre, The motion for the rule must be bunded upon an affidavit of the in sufficiency of the security taken & the affidavit of a person interested in the judgment below, may be read in to which it belongs " STATEMENT Showing when and whore the Ciruit . Court of each count in this State is neiu. Ad ams, 4lh Monday in May and No vember, nt Natchez. Amite, 2J Monday in May aid No vember, at Liberty. Attala, 1st Monday in April nd Oc tober, Kosciusko. Bolivar, 1st Monday in AprVand Oc tober, at Boliver c h. Carroll. lt IWoniJ.win A mil and Or. tobcr. at Canoll'on. . (rVV are authorized to announce ChiYk.-isHW. vA i..,,1.lV!.'tr ti, dth: JOHN C. HARDY as a candidal I.nrf.iir in Inril cm. I Ort-Vmi. ;fr Sheriff of W Houston. Choctaw, 4th Mondain March and September, atGreensborough. Claiborne, 4th Monday in May and November, at Port Gibson. Clark, 3d Monday in May and No vember, at Quitman. Copiah, 1st Meiidny in May and No vember, at Gallatin. Coahoma, 3d Monday in April and October, t Coahoma c. h Covington, 4th Monday in April cV 'September, at Williamsburg. November, at Hcrnandp. Franklin, 4th Monday in May and NoycnibLr, at Meadvillc. Green, 1st Monday in April and Oc tober, at Leakvilie. Hancock, 1st Mor.day in April and October, at iShieldsboi-oiiHli. Hinds, 3d Monday in June and De cember, Ht Raymond. . Holmes, 3d Monday in April and Oc tober, at L'enington. Itawamba, 3d Monday in April and October, at Fulton, Jaikson, 4:h Monday in March and S piemuer, ar Jackson c h. Ihr ihtiii2uihnl ril and Octo- ir,idr, low d.itic, i,0 U bt epnrnitoii Irom Lattlii, tfonony, tn (retirhmefit, ntid milcl iidhereiicr U th? consiltutiofi M It will odvocato iho permanent prosit, nion ffth.it unconsiilatbn.il, uujinf, and oppressive Protoctlvo S)Mein, which has so long disgrace I and ravaged the hist interests of thi Gicat Nation. It will oppose that i.utrngeous nuisance, to which tha ountry hai been so long mbjecfed, an iifiCoitsiitulion.il, corrupt, ai d ir. redeemable paper currency. It will advocate ilio solid currency of the ' consuiuuon, as contemplated by its wise and virtuous frannrs; and with if, revival of all those moral virtues which have been txpelhd the land, by the pestilential inlunce of tho hanking system, state and national. It will denounce the establishment of a National Bank, under any name r guise whale er, as inexpedient, & unconstitutional, and as fraught with lander lo the liberties of the peoplo. It will advocate Hip "one term" prin ciple, in reference to the presidency and oppose any change in the United States constitution as to the veto pow cr. It will denounce the assumption of the siate debts, by the general gov ernment, and the distribution of the proceeds of the public lands, among the several s;at g, on the ground of their inexpediency, Impolicy and un- . coi stitutionality. It will strenuously oppose any increase cf taxation n the people of the slate, for the pay inent of the Mississippi Uuion Bank Bdnds, regarding the claim as illegal ai.d uncor siitutional; a9 decided by a l.Tge majority of the tax payers, at the election of 1,811, and further, by solemn resolution of the representa tives oi me people, in the legislature of 1842. It Will advocate, in good f nib, tt.e payment of the flanters' Bank. Bonds regarding it os adjust governmt ntal debt, crealcdunder the terms and within ihe spirit of the constitution of our state." It will advocate the principle, that all just t oJith al power is based on the con sent of the people, .and ought to be ensuing election. OCrWe are authorized to announce James B, McLellanr (the j resent incumbent) as a candidate for Sheriff of Winston County, at the ensuing election. 03" We are authorized to announce Nelson Sanmnu as a candidate for Cler! of the Probate Couit of Win ston County, at the ensuing election. fl3We are authorized to announce William T; Lewis us a candidate Cierfcr-vf iMe-JPfoLal -Vonrf-f Winston County, at Ihe ensuing eJec UUJ). OrWo are authorized lo announce Erastis Huntley us a candidate fro Clerk of the Probate Court of Winston County, at the ensuing election. (KrJoHN J. Thompson will be a can- exe,C'sed for the common rrood. It didate for Justice of the Peace, at tho I will yield a wiKine support' to the eiiusuir.g election. 03" We are authorized to announce J. 1 . Simms as a candidate for Clerk ot the Probate Court of Winston Coun- y, at the ensuing election, pf p J 0CTV c areantliorized to announce I ,tnor OA rt i., in Wav nn.l n.lll'-. lr CL . ,. iu. u.v ...v - iM. ii. batjiin as a canoidaio lor veniDcr,atlJauiaing. Police member, at Ihe ensuing tie Jefferson, 1st Monday in May and'Uion,in November nexf. November, at Fayette. I : - , Jones. 4th Mondav m April and Oc- prospectus of tub 0 tobcr, at Ellisville. Kemper, 4th Monday in April and October, at DeKalb. Lauderdale, 4th Monday in May and November, at Maii n. Lawrence, 4th Monday in May and November, at Mouticeilo. Leake, 1st Monday in Map and No vember, at Carthage. Lafayette, 3d Monday in May and November, at Oxford. Lowndes, 1st Monday in April and October, at Columbus. Madison. 1st Monday in May and November, at Canton. Marion, 3d, Monday iu April and Oc tober, at (Adumbia. Monroe, 4th Monday iu April mid Oc tober, a,t Athens, Marshall, 1st Monday after the 4th Monday in May and November, at Holly Springs. Neshoba, 1st Monday after the 4th Monday in April and Qflober, at Philadelphia. Newton, 1st Monday after the 4th Monday in AJay and November, at Decatur. . NToxnbee, 3d Monday hv Apr.il and October, at Macon. Oktibbeha, 4th Monday after the 4th Monday in April and October, at Starkville. Perry, 3d Monday in Aprjl and Oc tober, at Augusta. Pontotoc, 3d Monday after the 4ih Monday in April and October, at Pontotoc. " Pike, 3d Monday in Apiiland OcJo- ber, at llolmcville. Ponolw, 1st Monday in April and Oc tober, at Ponola. Rankin, 1st Monday in June and Do-. nominees of the recer.t Democratic State Convention, nnd adhere, as far as practicable, to the'eeneral course of policy therein indicated. It will advocate a well digested svstem of public education, 'as objecU ofpri- m;.ry noportance fpr the general dif fusion of know ledge- . It will ar dently advocate the Agricultural andj Mechanical interests, as essential to the glory and prosperity of qur com mon country. It will advocate the cause cf Temperance & Religion, as necessary to good morals, social order, Q IT A -w1-v . . .r1 " A 1 - t I aim uucuiciicc iu, jaws, . II Will. SOUTHERN REFORMER, Published toeeky in the city of kACKsox,Mis3Js$uri, at 3 PekAnx-jm )Evoted to politics, literature, j promptly and feailessry expose all, 1.gricultue, news of TnE day, &c, improper public acis and proceedings Tbe first dav nf SeniPnr irjt 01 sta'e ottKers, without "fear. vill be issued in lhLi'v of Jai.bm.MvotJ or "ff'Ciion." Itscolumns will ' hp. first niimWnf :. .. v,tr ever be hermetically closed against burnal, bearing the above appella- al, artif S ?f a vindictive personal, "J 'rim i . .i nature, nssaiiinp fhfi nrivatrs m- mill. )uit. Aiiu iiiitrivai uciween mis cc . , ' " , t Ae time designated for the publira- ,IC characterof,eilher political friends tbn of the Southcrn'Reformer, bein ?r. PPnenta.- It. wi4l exercise a yi- s limited, it is deemed expedient, to 5 j V w"-lwMU"'esg over u icuemu; nw merelv indulge in an omm.. ''d disbursing state officers; and fa ti)n of the leaditlg p rit ciples and pro- vor a r'Sid Ysie (. economy in the rrinent measiuei which will be dis- exPei"jtures of the staje government, cis ed iu its. columns. It will cultivate a spirit of courtesy Tne Southern Reformer will be the ,oward its cotemporaries othe ptfss, ' consistent, inflexiUe, and faithful ad- d,,u ver inau,6e M coarse personals virate and expoLder of the Slut ,l advocate a tporough re Rirhts ReDublicaii'n-fr;no r o-ji, krm P the present Penitentiarv r i 1" w v ix, i - . . j '9J. It willadvoce for nominal inn. rVslcmtso a8 ,0. rrevent the, labor of, OVine lai onal Unvonf nn ac I. '" whviiuu wmuhs m luuiuwc fir-t choice for thePrMif,.nrv. th tion wilh that of the meritprious me- intellectual and incd-uptable sla(es- chaniQS pf tho state I its editorials. man,Joii C. CalhoW; and for. the and, selections will embrace such vice-presidency, the Wine, of "that suhJ'cts and articles, only, as are. de. . honest and unswerving patriot. Levi";"" mora, "4 ueiui? ienamg io WoODauRY, of New Hrnnshire: sub- '""cctual improvement, and practi . r . . . I ject,, of course, to tl.d decision of a Democratic National (invention, so constituted asto exprtjs faithfully the voice pf the peopleA It will ad vocate a frequent recdjence to the fundamental principles! of mpm. mer.t, and their strict aVlication to Federal issues, as imporllj to a pro per appreciation of ourViirhls. the happiness of the people, aid the per manence pi this glorious Union. It will, undeviatihglv adhefc f h principles so admirably, eniodied by cal advantage; and in all respects, aim at an elevated, dignified dehiea-'. nor. It will sedulously avoid a course of illiberal ily and dictation toward the Democracy, of other, portion! c-L. the state, and encourage, a spirit . of justice, good fueling and armoriyt with all- seriions. It will dohtain a, faithful synopsis of the decisions of Federal and Stale Courts, held at Jackson, on all novel tagal points and important constitutional quisticni It will, each session, contain a gen-. 7r"