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LIST af LAWS. palTJ. at the third
fciUoii, of the fifth Coogrels of thf
Umrcd State, Wtguw ami held at
i lie city of Philadelphia in the Hale
of ?jenfyNania, or. Monday the
rhitdiof December, one ihoufand
(even hundred and ninety-eight,
and ending the third of March,
ne thoufand feven hundred aivd
I. An-act for the punifhment of
certain crimes -therein fprcined. 2
Aii act reflecting, balances icportcd
amn certain Hates, by the com
ni'dioners appointed to fettle the ac
cottnts between the United State;
ad the feveral ftites. 3. An act to
alter the Itamp duties impofcd opo.i
foreign bill of exch;ingerand bills of
' ladingj by an act, entitled an act lay
ins, duties upon tramped vetluni,
pjjcluuent and paper, and further u
'amend the lame. 4. An Innhei
to fulpend tue commercial inter;
" cbnrfe between the United S ate
and France, and the dependencies
thereof. ? An act for the relief of
Jonathan rialkill. 6 An ac"t to autho
rile the .rewnburlement of monies ex
pended in rendering aid to bck-attt
ilelHrute American teamen in fo
reign countries. 7. n acT tor Htc
re iiet of Gazjjatn Taylor and Jones;
and of Samuel Watt, of the city of
Philadelphia! 8, An act: appropria
ting a cei tain fum of money to de
fray the expenfe of holding a treaty
or treaties with the Indians, o. An
ait tor the augmentation of the navy.
10. Au act antiioi iiiitg the eltabldh
Mjent of docks. II. An act autho
riling the purchafe of timber for na
val pur poles- 12, An act reflecting
quarantines and hclatli law's- 13,
An aOt fixing the pay ot the captains
and commanders of flops and velleU
ot 'war of the United States. 14. An
act to amend an at, entiilel " An act
to pro-vide for the valuation of land
and dwelling houfes, and enumera
tion (laves, within the U. States."
15, An aci providing compenlation
f the Mai finis, clerks, attorney!!,
jurors and wituetles in tiic cl.urts ol
tUe United Slates, and to repeal cer
tain parts of the ae'ts therein men
tioned ; and for other purpofej. 16.
Ail act for the relict of Thomas Lew
is. 17. Au act to amend an act, en,
titled " An act giving effect to the
laws of the United Srateg within tin
diftrict of Tennefle., 18. An aci
making appropriations for defraying
tn: expences. omen may anic u,
carrying into effect certain treaties
between the United States and federal
tribes and nationsot Indians. 10. An
act allowing James Manners, cunipt u
laii n for lerfices done for the Um
ttd State, and expencts u-cuved in
rendir.ng faid ler vices, as featjeant
at anps 10 the lenatr 2o. An .at
altering the time of holding ihe dii-
trrt court in the ttate ot Vt-nuoiu.
21. Am .ct concerning French citi
. n , n : have been or may be cap.
tured anJ brought into the Ui iied
.States 22. An act giving eventual
authority to the Prrliacut of the Um
ted 5t.tte to augment the army. 23
An act to provide tor the Ircurity ol
hail m ctrtain cafes. 24. An act to
augment the falaries ot joe offices
therein mentioned. 25. An ait to
i-fgolate die medical cltahhilne t.
26. A 1 aci :o grant an additional
compeofatino lor the year 1799, t0
certain otfi.-r. 1 f the lente and
houfe of reprelent.atives nt (he Uiu
led States. 27. An aci f r li go
vernment of tde navy of the U'ltrd
S ates. 28. An id to eflabiilh the
coinpsnlat, in, of he officers employ,
ed n the collection ot tnc duties on
hnpoR and tonnage, ami fcr other
parpoles. 29. An aci iuthonling an
augmentation of :be inarms corpi.
30. An ait to erect 1 beaco.i on Dm i
ui.. id. 31. An at m rt-gi.Lte and
lix the evmpeuia o icf clcrk. 31.
An aci to e laWhlh the po l otfue ot
ihilned Satei. jj. An ad oa-
mend an aci, entitled an ad reauU-
'" me grants of land appropriated
1 irv krvicc s, an J for the
the United B ethren, lor propagating
ihe g-dpH amo ig tne hc-thr,,,. 34.
An ad in iking appropriations for me
lupport of j.,r Monrnl far tor yea
,799' 35- A" 4lt 'o rrylne r
n 1 ut 10 fe tl he I. .dun irdi-s
and to prr(rv p-ce on cie frontier.
36. An act in add t on lo ad tor
the in re jral prntnultton 61
t e'i-.-t. 37 An ad au'honfir.g ihe
HrHideut ui (he United S sees to fill
cenam v9an r mthearny mf na
vy. 38. An ad making sdduional
ppropmuous lor the year 1799.
39. A 1 ad Veiling the power ol re
taliation HI the rVlideni ui crrta u
csh s. 41. Aniftrttpedin thr
tillers ol (-nvi. 41. An ad W
ih- relict a id lupport of Am-ruan
legmen. 41. 1C 0 altrr and
diltentinue criam po.1 roads and to
nubbin others. 41. A t aft for ihe
l.t;er orcamtng of ihe iropt wf
theUuiud itti 44. An ad an
thorUittff the fate ofltfnds hefween
ihe great and little rfretr'Miau
the United States territory, N. W.
of the river Omo, and for giving
preemption to c rtatn mnons. . 45.
An act tor the relief ot t-omort aands
and others. 46. An aci to eitablith
the falary ol the deputy polt-aialter
general. , ,47. An act to regulate the
ollection o duties on itnpoltt and
toooage. 48. An act tor the fjupi.
port ot the naval tltabl-.thment tor
the year 1799- 50-An act in addi
l ion to the act for tue relief and pro
.eclioi) of American featnen, and
turth r to amend the fame.
A relolution to empower the fee
rctarv of the fenateamhe cferk of
the houfr-f reprelentatives to fob-
f-rtbs for 400 copies of the journal I
' A renilution tt grant compenfjtion
'o the lenieant at arms of the hoult
ot repreU'ntatives, while" firk during
in Ad tor rtpultittnr ordinaries,
bui'jes. of entertainment , and re.
totter, of jpirituotis liquors by the
I. QE it enafltdby the General af-
LJembltof the Hate of Nwtb-Lu,
rolinti, and it it, hereby enaf ted by the
autboriiftf ' the ' fame Th4t -.ail pet
ftins he eafter retaining liquors inall
fell the fame by fealed mealures,
or fuch other meafutes as lhall ai
leaft contain the lull quantity pre
tended to be fold.
II. And he it further enafled,
That any perfon by applying to the
Court ot the county in which fuch
n-rfon dwells, and Graving a licence
to keep an ordinary, may at the dil-
cretion of fuch C'urt be ordered to
have a licence for the purpole a
forcfaid, untcls it lhall appear to
thp laid Court that the nerfon lo
applying s a pcrlon of grois immo.
rality , or ot fuch poor circumllaucci,
and (lender credit, that they think
him or her not able to comply with
the intention ot this ad. n nu oj
granting fuch 'licence, the pcrlbi
who applies torthe lame than piu
duce one or. more fecurities to the
laid Court to be by them approved
who lhail before the licence be made
out,' ioin with him or her in a bond
of the following tenor, to wit :
XT' NOW alt men by thefc pre
XVents, that wc A. B. and C. D
are ncldaiid hrmly bound to
Governor ot the ttate ot North-Ca
rolina. in the turn ot one hundred
pounds current money ot the Uaie
o be paid to the laid
his fucccllors 111 olhce ; to which
payment well and truly to be made,
wc uind ourfelves and every ot us,
our and every ot our heirs, execu
tors and adimnirtraicrs, jointly and
lev rally firmly by ttteic prelcnts.
Sealed with our lcals and dated the
THE "CONDITION of the
above obligation is luch,tiiat wliereas
the above boundunA. ii. hath obtain
ed a licence to keep an ordinary at
j it therefore the laid A. J).
doth conilantly find and provide in
his or her laid oidinary, good and
wholefome diet and lodging tor tra
vellers, and (table, fodder ,corn and
pailurage for their horfes, tor and
during thclcrm of one year trom the
day of , then this b'iation
to be void, oiherwife to teinain in
toll force , and in cafe of breach ot
or not complying with the conditi
on ot the faid bond, it lhall and may
be lawtul tor any pctlon in thel
name ol the Uovernor, tolue for
4n I recover the penally ot the fa.d
bond, and acolv on naif ihereol to
; hisor her own ufe, and the other halt
to ihe ufe ot the (late.
III. And heittuttl.tr tnacled,
That when fuch bond fha.ll have
been given, the Clerk of the Court
lhall prepare a hJtna and hgn the
lame, which licence lhall continue
in force one year and no longer ; and
the faid Clerk lhall receive the fum
ot eight f hillings for hiiown ufe in
tun lor ins tecs and lumilbmir Tfl
copy ol the tavern raies and every
perionooiaming luch licence lhall
rcaiittw at ihs innr t H3.dk . I
laxci, a lurincr mm ot lotiy Ihil
linf', for the life ot tic date.
Wrfnd be it further enable.
That if any ordinary keeper lhall
entfitain (ervantsor llavet Igainli
the willof their owners, or tnm
mon fclloN againft the direction of
the milters of teltels to which they
belong, eery ordinary kretr fo
offending, (nail and may by order of
the Jiirtice before whom fMch off' nre
lhall be proved, be from th c forth
(u (pi ndad and di fabled from keep.
ing in ordinary, as if he or (he hadi
never obtained- a; licence tor tat
purpofe.and tluH be further fubjd
to a fine of five pouhtfs to the ul of
the party filing for the fame, to be
recovered befbte any Juftice; of the
cace. fubied neverthelcls to an
appeal to :ourt as in cafes of other
warrants, by either party who mayfc.
. ... 1
think themfelics aggrieved by tnc
determination of fuch J ultice.
V,'And be it further enacted
Fhat the Jult ices 'of each county
hall oncea year or ottccr.ir ncr
ceirary. at the firft .Court TtT be held
alter the firft day ofi Jan 9044
each -jear, rate the prices, ot iT.quor
ti e , lodging, fo.lder, corn, proven
der and palturagef Jto be taxen Dy
ordinary keepers in their retpect-
tve counties : and every ordinary
keeper lhall within tlUrty" days af
ter iuch rates are lettlcd, caul.
the fame to be fet up jn the com
mon entertaining room ot luch or
mary, and thdre kept until the
rates are again altered ; and on
taili' g fo to do, lhall forfeit and
pay the lum ot twenty pounds to
the nle ot tnc county wherein fuch
oltence may happen, to be reco
vered before any luttice of the
Peace of the laid county, fubjed
ncverthelels to an appeal as in o
VI. And it further enabled .
1 hat no ordinary keeper (bail &
or credit liquors to any perfon to a
greater amount, than five pounds
unlets the perfon lo credited lign a
oook or noe in tne pretence ot one
or more w Hue lies in ackh'o'wjletfg:
ment ot the laid debt, under th.
penalty of to'ling the money fo ere
dited ;and in any aclion brought toi
recovery ot tuch debt, the genera
.illue may be pleaded and this ac
given in evidence. Provided never
tKelels that notttng in this aci
contained lhall be conttrued, deem
z& or taken to prohibit or restrain
any perlon tolell by retail, brandy
orothcrdittilled Iptrits, the produd
on ot his own larm, by the quart or
a greater quantity.
Vil.yJW he it further enadled
That every perfon who intends to
retail Ipirituous liquors without
applying to the court tor a licence
to keep an ordinary houfe ot en
tertainment agreeably to the dired
ions ot this ad, lhall annually at
the time of giving in his or her lill
of taxable property (Ignity the
lame to the Jultice ot the Peace
auihorii'ed to lake fuch lilt, whole
duty ii..lhall be to report the fame
to theClerk of thecourt, dtfignating
thelaihc. And all perlons lignifv
mg that he or Hie intends to retail
Ipirituous liquors by the (mall
mealure as aforcfaid, lhall pay the
Sheriff of ihe county wherein he or
Ihe rciides, the lum ot forty-eight
thiilings lor the ufe of the ttate,
tor one year.
VI II'. And be it further enable d,
That any perfon obtaining libcity
to retail fpirituous liquois as aforc
fai d, aitrtlliall fell to ilavcs without
a permit trom hu or her owner, or
lhall keep a tliiorderlv loule,he or po nlted m the cohrnts, then luc
rt. r.. -ir ..j: - - A' r
Ihe fo ofrendine on conviction there
of before any Jultice of the Peace,
lhall torfcit and pay the fum of
five pounds tor etCD and every
offence, to be recovered before a
Jullice of the Peace, one half to
ihe ufe of the perfon luing tor the
lame, and the other halt to the ufe
of the county where fuch offence
was commit le I.
IX. Afd bl it further enabled,
1 hat any perfon undertaking to
fell fn iriiuous liquors by the (mall
mealure, or by any other ways or
r 1 ... L - .L . H ! I
..can. wc,c um quan.uy .. .us
M ' V , V J
the amp. nni hivinu 9 ir.nr. nr
iifl J k' t r el JF a r
Idled himrclf as aforcfaid, (hall on
CollVldtlltn thrrr.it tnrtrn mud mv
the Hate, to be iccovercd betore a
Jolt ice ol the Peace, and be further
liabicMo prefentraeut or indictment
the la nit offence.
X: And be it further enabled,
That all acts and part of acts com.
ing tor within thu purview ot this
Five Dollars Bcward.
WtLLke giv-n for (ecuring ,n
ttoal an elderly Nrpro fellow
naed Ciamina, who ha. hee. nor-
. a . ...... T
September Lft, the proper., of Mr.-
iHTiirrcl hi ami atmot Wilminoion line
V- l I r Iw -1 1 . 1 r .
.1 tiii Vy m ir inn a 11 t'ir
reward 0r be Dollars wdl be given
on cot)iti n of any prrton employ-
' in-4a.d r.fjro.
FR POKLICAT I9t
iSorth -Carolina Reslftcr,
For the year of our Lcrd 1800.
SOME uftful tx: racti trom the hif
tory, geogtaplr , conftuutJOU nOd
as S& cms ilate.
Obfe: vations and dire&iens to iaf
cers of vtfleis and pilots, concerning
the navigation and ot the'eoait and
riven of North-Carolina.
AbtlraCt from the conttitution and
.iws of the United States ; aud a cor.
reel' lilt of the members of both kejults
of congr-Isthe executive officers ot
he federal government the contu.s
nd m nifters of the United Sutes,
retidimrin toreitrn countries; and their
places of abode the conluls and mi
iters of loreign oovernmtntj, re
iding within the United States j and
their places of abode. t he officers and
veflt Is i the navy of 1 he United States
the members of botbhoufes of the
(tare lemflature tj other officers ol
the ttate, trom the governor to the
magittrate, whether civil, military,
r luch as have appointments under
he general government, in aid of tin
evenue ; including public noianes,
nlpectcrs "of produce for expoi tatiou,
ruttees and cuinmiilioi fib of public
choolS lownoffictTs, teaJersof vvigi,ti
nd, mealures, branch p I :ts, &c
Alfa, the times of liolding crcuit
md diltrtd courts of the U. States
nd'Of (uperior and co-dot y tourti, ii
Some account of the incorporatec
locieties in this tUte , their ntuea o
neetuvg and aliociatioiii.
A bi let account ot the manner at e
imes of doing bulintls 111 the cultou
Together nith rates of eufton;
oule otliceri fees lighterage iter
age pedtageand duties on me ci -ud;ze
imported into the U. Maiei
011 tonn.age of velleh- on itamp: pJ
per, &c. on wheel carriages on dsl
tilled (pints, ihe produce ot the L.
Slates on lands on huutes on im
dravs backs auu boUutltv
And lojiie uletui tables ot inuiitv,
time, tide, &c. &c
This work will not contain more
than 150 nor lets ti. an icop.iget 121110.
Price to fubferibers will be FttTv
Cent i, payabJe on oeiivery of the
copies, Ahuti will he lent them tret
u polt.ige, to the care ul t lie prltn
11 each comity ot the itate, v. ho i
author. fed to rece ve lublcnptioiu.
Tho e who hrblcriie toi loo copiei
or upwards, lhall ue dlo.cd a Ue
' j 1 on ol 2c per tent.
And if the perfon ' authorifed in
SkU county, to lece.ve copies ot ihi
Kpgi&tfi : r all luliitr,iticis m lull
county. Ihculd m l icitivt a ii.t.icici.i
nombtr 10 funiilh thctn, by the 201 1
day of October ntxi ; er it tlte Ke-
'gittcr does not conta.o every ihin
iu jlcr he1 wjllne rateaied irom at )
and every obligation ot their iigna
turn. The R"gi(ter is intended to- be pub
I'fli d annually, with fuel) comet. on
and addj.ions as lune may n quire, u
render a ufctul Pocket Cumpanivn
to a.11 its Patrons.
Wilmington Feb. u, 1,8.
UdiTtD States ol Amkkua, 5
Nqrth -Carolina District. 3
ilHtKEVS B;njaoii8 Woods,
yy AwrMy for ,he Norih
Csrolma UUtrid, hath exhibited hit
. . . !.'.
Libel betore the honourable toe Ui
ia tnr ,u. a.. n.rtrlA '
O . . . .
111, Ifitcd and
ed by ihe Collector ol the Fori
ol Wilniiuaton, is foifdicd tu tin
United 5taie, tor having keen im
ported trom lome foreign pert cm
pbee, into ihe (aid Pott, and un
hdrn wubin the fame, without
neritot from ihe laid CoileClor lot
luch unloading And his Uonoor
having appointed to hear and d ter
mi ie H e faid Libel at the r ext ln-
,fic1 Court, to he hld st Newbefn,
0n iheh'ft Monday m April next,
KirT tr l ;. i,,,.i, ..;....
ZltlZZl 7 C
... , I! nprlooi s hn hiv. or i ion ant
in tiht "Ji - PJr M
r Z r . V. '
in" nni; anil indir, tin Mwm
" w .
tcaule it any thry have, wherefore
tke fame mould not he condemned
February l, i;qI.
FOR S ALE by
on & Gilts
Weft-India Rum by the
New-England Rum by
the barrel, . . '
TVIufcovac'o Sugar in hds.
tierces -and barrels.
Coffee in- b ngs,
Iron and Steel,
W indow Glals
4 uandies and boap Dy tnc
Cordage, Ruflia and Ra
ven's DUCK. a
A L S 0, .
A general Aflortment of
HARD WARE and DRY
EdWard W oodyear
AY INC taken cut a lice nce to ear.
ry od Uufmefsa6 aucTionie&s,
and lectirtty being given tor the due
pei tormance ot the. r duty, beg leave
to foliiii the t,avors of their trier.ds
Md the public in general : and they
flatter l.iemfeJvea their alliduitv.
punctuality, and Jong experience in
he wet,as will as dry goods bufinels,
I ill entitle them to their -frit ndfhip.
Tr.ey lhall be always ready to attend
to any orders for the difpofal of any
property ot any description, having
ikciiaiioreluitablefor their purpoie,
next to iViiflr. Benner anc Keighl. r's,
n Prati-ttreef, near Bowly's wharf
i heir regular (ale day will be on
i f DNESDAY, aid any o.her day in
Pie wttk iheir Triendt think proper
So fend their orders.
. Bah moie, January 2.
Tanning &. Currying.
'T lubieilUchl arc lie.ciin netl
X to cany on the alorelaio kufi
nets 10 the gieatelt extent the lliua
aoo of this iluee will admit ; bf
A'lll giv the highclt price in (h tC
icall ci , tor hices, uud lour oollars
p.T coVd for Oak Rark. 1 hey will
alfd elifpole of leather of all kinos at a
r'ratonMtde rate j and a cotiiiant lup
Illy will be kept by the public's 'mutt
obedient ft nams.
LKMJLJEL NO YES,
N. 3. During our -aide nee from
Wilmington, which will be ahut
lifteen out, application tnottbe made
o Mr. jo.-. 11 Brown, merchant.
Wilmington, March at-
THE fubriU.er once more re
'liietlsall ptrions indebted to ihe
ii .11 ot Matthew Jokulton and Man..
ic CiMUiiani, 10 make iynient.
Rhole who neglect 10 do fo immedi
ately will be hied iudilcriniinately.
VV'ilminpton, March at.
1 Taken up and committed
'd Wilmington Gial, a Nrgru Wo
nan n mud lr. 1' at d I er uaiifh'rr,
itlungir.g 10 the platC i f TbfM s
Lin it 1 1 Bladen I hcowMr-Wte
tiefted to romi lor v, aid, pay charges
artd takt ilietYt away.
Miles Knight, goalcr.
M irch 7.
r HE luhtiriber lorbids ih late d
I a vacant Lot of Ground on li e
fobih of Doik lbcrt in Wilmingioni
jsjidveriifcd by John Al'en, c ro.
net ; and lorwarns any perfon tro o
; 11 h.ii' g the iamr, (be baviog a
defcd therefor ' .
The lubftriher Iravin?
provided hinilel! ft 11b very tot.vc
mem Houlr, in PrMicels' ttreer,
can accomnodate a few Boarders,
and prnvidf Dnnrrs, uppers, its.
00 the (h tiell notice. He hopes by
hia particular ticouoss, to give ga
Wilm ngtoa, March 14. if
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