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. "FOR SALE,
wTh6e two Brick Houses, "aciV
v7.ce, at .ertwo ntl ihrte ' ;.r y ; c
Fos futV(," Mriirulir t? uretT
1 iU- BULGVIM kUKMU.".
: . . , ' for, $ale , f r r i '
t t7 rtiutmahlf fnd atcoinmodatin itrpts-
v A-xeel)ent1igi IjnndaB-bttiU CoachSj
' kti-iianclsotne ?8itoKv .-." '-ydt
, I tm Blso dipoe At4 sell a very convenict
fc,KV VAA60K-A 8ot i jttonihed
' that V.I1 carry Trota, 60 to.rQOOO Sh.nglw
-feailt of th bst sistjerral. nd tft draw but
, Utile water.'1-' " r. ' '-Ji v ' 't
Srat youtiB tforaen,with faii Ot
t ' CoffirCrQckery & Gtasi Ware,
... ot n sfllft At
1 I- VT 'I- -;-rr;-fi
ij i u. Anaraofi. a
GOODS, which they wtU eU low .for, "h
XVi TMft Subacriber intenda leaving thi place
iurihgthe Summer, and requeta all oe to
- Wtom Via indebted W come (brward nd
V receive paymeru. . All tbow indebted to h,m
will pkaae call on Mr. A. l Gon, who it
f ' fiilty empowered to gi discharge, and
" traaaact hi Dawned in i
..'H' - -X Jacob l.
. iTaihe Public,
,''-t the last week' Gatctte, PuhlW
eation aigned by Nathan Wilbimv forwartw
Imrthe dehiorafthe Ue firm of N andU
' v.iu.t to. the lobcr'iber thttr
m.rtimm ctiift.. li note of account, which
' 1 areTDoatly in ray poaseaaiort; ',1 hereby give
Aiee.that 1 am at liberty to lirant dixcharg'
l all who will come forward .and offer
mwmnt.KnAAt Nathan William w.ill be
ejond enqngh 16 replaco tht amount that he
Iiaa drawn over and above hi d .im, I should
' . k. .,Ki,,t in na a'mher'f mv deb'.a,
' J have lepeatedly called on bira fur hit pur.
' Boae of mAing ft aettlement of the firm, but
kc wai never ready to comply.' 1 ihall pro.
i weed to collect the debts, nttl t ettlement
' wf the firm takea place, or my laim there
;V, of are lully tt.WV VvA i a ii. 4
r j( p. tf:.r v, l -i.
t'.A;.'Hf ey A.',' y C'-.r.-fianiffi
the town Wdmifigtont Jt. C
2nd fiublithcd at tlieir rtyuetti " '
, vj. ' i '
v G017LD I flatter myself with the hope
Of gratifying thc attdntiOn, oif my FIloyv4
Citizens,imt Oiportunity fo. address them
would be embmced with: confidence m$
j)Iflastu,r..;Rcin irks whkh have originated
mi less irnpassionefj moment than uie pre
KBf, may Sot accord Vitlt feelings, arbus"
ed by the Dechu-atton, of Independence.
If, however, the recollectioiiof past injii-"
rics has' renewed formel1 Injtatiorisi alsho
extusable permit me to 'observe) fhisla
is sacred to "magnaniraoua reIuiions-
We have united on'tlii occasion,' not to
denounce one tyrant,- butall-nbt h in
dulg rcvntmenW, hutto tultiyatcthc ho
norable sentiment of universal benevolence i
Aiiteriorto the fourth of Tulyi seventy
sit, these States were' the colonics 6f Brw
tain. .Their Infsmcv had required tlie fos-
t,ei,i.JftC-e of intuit I nxA whlUtnjojN
irfff thriiri'ci'f-'llr '1 ' , 1 . 1 "
apd sanguinary war; .-- Front his youth, de
voiru to ut tountry, iui unaniouioua oi
celebrity It was t&c force of unequalled
twni'-h insetted hir." ' fluency of
: ,:''l akcNoucci' V;; v'V
- THAT all persona are sirictly'fxVMden
' la buy from or 1 to either ol my aervantv
ny article w'tthwt a Written ncrmiiion sign,-'
d l?y mydfr otre of ray family, or aome
v" "other vrHh prao known to be geVrally in
5- emolorlaenti . '.. UtNJ. uu.'
- . June SS . '
. , i . , , . a' :. .. .
. lLhZaoetntown -ncaucmyi r
A -TllE Rv. William ft.Uioav conj.
''-.ytenced on the J8vh inU the eupetiniend-1
"'n'r. oftha Elis-belht iWrf Aradetnyflla
.' n lalificatiortsast'Teacbrr, have been to ge-
T "iierally commehded, that the TrUateei h'
' .liear Mating auy cmtueiiu rtniiHigiac
i variety or circrmtancea,' which wlll.tend to
. ' :lht promotjon ot thli institution,', the True.
teea brg leave td noiic onne that are lodaf.
' "' "Elisjbeihtpwn 1 ttuated rear the mUrtfe
... ' ground between Fayetteville and Wilmintf
'' . ,toni A- wetkly. communif anon with th'oe
'rilaceijiiaffartleJ through the medium cfthe
t- stagc hence Do'j 'a'l"ftrJ'. -A .11, 'p01
to be obtained on the spot, may be bau with-
' Jftut any pcrpUiirii? delay.. Tarentian guar-
"'dLanaof children, living trj or down tbe river,
.' . '.snay hear from them wetU!y.' .The.Trtivtea
- )iae U not in their power ta ihnnlhe .'rates
' ef board but oppoe,thy 'H much
, more reduced lhat in town more populous
' ' This jntUutiort for some time, will not be
' much crowded! hence an unremitted aten
'lion of the Principal, might produce, arfvpn ,
. hifea which do not ao lully appertain u
, thoe citablithntcnta,. oo 'a raorr exttnv
. . plan, however happy the arrangement a to
; . atMant The exeiiioas of'tba Tru'tce
. will be steadily directed to Very lD'ln,lile,.
V . 1y to advance or .benefit the atudents. ; . A-'
j siatantTeachera (both malt and female) will
v -V ' ke procured as soon as requirti. . .'
Kateiof Tuition t Spelling,, He ading.
f ritiag end Arithmetic, 3 dollars a qaar
, 1 ttrLaiin, Cnsliih Grammar, Ccograpby,
, ,-kc. 4 dollars a quetter. , ,. , .
. Et order of the BoarJ,-
.. - . TIIOS, DROWN, FrithUnt,'
i.i -!j v'r civ tr&ecunty. their relations
were calculated to advance their recipro
cal Interests Unrestrained by arbitrary
vuiuruv in colonies grew up in tne exer
else of rights arid an. attachment: to free
dom,-.When, Britsytw seduced by the lure
of Jtventic and the ambition of unlimited
sway, developed principles inimictd to the
rights of the colonies, they at once resist-
eo. -, i be preummary steps of petition and
remonstrance, were the suggestioniof hu
manity and : lorbcar'aiice ot the prayer
of humble submission, nor "the wavering
f irresolution. " If repulsed in pacific o-
verture,-r-': .'' '-- 'i.V'-?-
Ohlgh detirmined ))irti roughly bravef
tnffv , enterea.ttie list jyiuwut regret, and
:.Tli collision. which did ensue, provok
ed y.the contemptuous, menaces of Eng-
f.uiu, aoon mnamerr tne puouc mina t ana
the prejudices in favor of royalty',- and he
fement of primary partialitiev were dis
solved by the rational maxims of a' repub
lican government, and the pride of nation
al v i .
u sovereigiitj. congress acciarea, tnat
u these united colonies are, and of right
ougnt to De, tree and indept-nIt states.
Tins day, theft, 'Fellow'-Citir .s,isthean-r
juversary of that epoch. .the full en
joyment of the. transce .rights whkh
were ransomed ,by, that pold and danger
ous anneal, our rlulutiufpn thia day, is
combined with an aful veneration for the
fathers of our republic, who seized the op
porturiiry to infuse g love of libertjand to'
iound an independent oUt - Dependent
colonies, on th's day we assumed auiong
the nations of the earth, the separate and
equal station to which the laws of nature
and of nature's God entitle us. The birth,
day of a nation, and the morning of liber
ty, arc hailed with enthiaiam -Ve came
prepared at tne anar ot our country, to sa
crifice every selfish affection, every itttlivU
dual desire, t5 promote her interest and
glory Oof. feelings participate in the matt-
i i i I a r .' '
rammous. resoirci.wnicn ciancc ne rupee
t a tyrant, when u ttered by hi influence
tnd in the romantic spirit. of chivalry, we
proclaim ourselves the champions of ihe
dtpendept and oppressed. -1 he pr'mciplej
promulgated by the dccl.ttatiotr , inde
pendence, u that government derive tlieif.
juiii powers irom wtc consent oi we govern-
A 'iMTf A a V Sk alWtlHlIMB) f VCaW SHtU.
uf , a u.ivta tM, pi -vut.v v v lfkkr-
bean uTsutnuojisi-. ArocrKi presenwlhe
novelty of a pvoplc giving thcr ftsntnt, not
by implkation, imt aexprtas tefpis, to the
combaat ol society, r.nl, hy written cotnti-
tutions, estublijliin jKJWtrs, to which lcjis
ljtion shotdd He auiordinaic-l'he genius
of liberty aod nntj'iCSl b)Jependence,quii:-
ened bi.raaa pcrcertion, aid in exploring i
the' untried Trgions ctf Btlf-government, '
27 $r ancient teaf.wnf it the entigktened hi:
H Of anutru frttdsm wrmrdf" t ' . ,j
tve profited by the wisdom and experience
of republics, now crushed beneadf die de
cay of public virtue and the wreck of htt
man esullihmentay 1 ArnQaed by acriais,
vhkh would soon disipate the sanguine
aiuiclnaticn of the republican, or crown
his t-fiurts with success, a ration Mthang
tl its ,,arr.Uf.trru4 tUavoC4lions ' for the
danger aud ftlory of a camp The ardor
and ur.datmti;d rof.rogc of a people were
marshalled ajVm-U the veteran I'ior of
iruam -nut to tny rnutit,1 immoniu
t .". i i t ri i , t r t in war, i
! ( '. " . , r l.!.. - I
tnen," his id protecting spirit, itpentted i
t wander-, this day, hovers oVr otir favors j
ed land. -; Britain," cdnvinced th4t vtlje ft-
sources, and spirit of a people embarked '
in the cauVe-of freedocould tievet ;be ei"
hausted or subdued, acknowledged' pur
ipdependence;.'1 t)ur retjublican gdvern-"
mertS had been framed immediately sub
sequent W the renunciation of British sb
f reffiaejy and Wtre la opcrntioh during our
contest. The settlernent of our iiew poli
tical principles Vaa not deferred until the
tecogniqon of independence t exertion was
animated by present advantage, and 'alfcer
tain knowledge of the prize of contention.
The conclusion, of the war found its pre--pared
forth experiment of our new con-
sUtuyops, r: -' y. vy.
?. Arrived ats ferio
' retrospective "glance lo' the principles,
which served ?i the fiuridation ' of bur
republican institution :s; imd to cha-
hich ruUd thrif un&li
encrirlea. are we, under Providence,'
dotted Va Uie harry tficlusio cf kug W
- .-.,, i . t
ireemen, who glory , la" thp wisclQiri and
yirtu of that eventful period. The great
wiaRaipg pruicipiesr r, 4 nai, au men are
by aature, equal,'' That gbvemments de
rive their just powers from the consent of
LtM governed,': .were. ingrafted on the Se
vern state constitutions, and display the"
eetjtimcnts of ,meni "t unfettered by prefu
uw, wio uuiy impressed witn uie Tignts
an4 dignity of human nature. Equality
in bur Hepublic. means,-u That n& man or
aetojf men, areentided to exclusive privi
lrg:s, andthat among all the" members of
the; community,, there exist equal liberty
anil an equality of civil rights," ' Expe'ri
epce, before and since our revolution, has
taught, that b change! of government, tlie
greatest circumspection is necessary, jest
ie mind, urged by a riovel and too great
an' impetus, be plunged Into error. The
.latitude of expression, that " all men are
"iuav although, its evident import is re
stricted to an eaualitv of ritrhts. as mem
bers of society, may be construed as pro
scribing the distinctions of talent, honesty
anu muustry. 1 nc iramers 01 tne decla
ration of indepchdence could never, have
contemplated ad absurd a conclusion a
conclusion which their pre-eminent worth
contradjeted: yet as flattery' will always
be a means to gain ropularity, this unqua
lified expression," that all men are equaL
may be wielded vlth effect by the ambi
tious,' but ignorant,; 6t licentious dema-,
goguev There cannot be .a more danger
ous extravagance,' than an unqualified doc-
trinii tK i , U oil mjtn iiw . i nP'. a fUtnu.'
that annuls the great incentive to honesty
and Improvement t "that subverts the pal
pable distinctions of nature, end contra-
dictl the very reason of aa elective gov
ernment, which pre-suppoc$ sopertour
worth.,' Discarding (he adventitious-eir-tumstant
es of birth and fortve, it is the
pride of apopuhr'. government t6 distm-
gujwi mnnnic menu to icvei ajstmc
tions, is to" subserve the purposes of the
worst of the' community to flatter igfin-
rance, and to embolden y ice. The prin
ciplef that govtrOmeDts deei e th,t if just
powers from the tbnscnt oie joverried,
operatea m tne inrmatton ot our new con
stiunions ) ana poae constitutions liave
estahlislicd the rcpreVntitive' fysteiri, "as
the expressidri, in futdre, of the' consent. 61
the governed If the practice 'of appro v
mcnt by rxfpnlar meetings,' is Supposed to
be sanctioned by' this principle, jtia ctr
ta'nly ao erroncouv deduction, and the con
sent of the KOTcmcd is neither required.
4Cr criiglit to be encouraged ratny other
cKiuiHl than through the ttprcenuuvta
i be consutntton ou;;ht to be considered as
paramount to tlie people, until by diem dis-,
solvednd they again recur to fim princiult s
Iii aciunipii.sinng uur rcxuiuinjn, mc
previous habits of the colonist 'prevented
excesV The political freedom, bat more
especially the free system of Engli.h lawn,
prior to thc 'dr;racmbcr'nient of die British
empire, had prepared the mind for rational
liberty. Ine tlnponiuom ot the people
were moral, and they considered the tm!y
suie advance to the Temple' of Liberty,
must be made by adirring scrupulously to
thoae irim ink$ which eonstitufe' a good
man Wkh such sent'rr. ems, the means
were never conidcrtd a bcinjr juitifird
by the end anil in tiitif devouyn to e
riiihts tf marl, thgr teveT wandered inu
trre extravpgarKe vjf human perlecubiUty
but Were as vdiQiiS tt rr'.mut InU?U3
t ' 1 ' V -' '" ' '
hess,as to procure liberty-.-. They did not ;
awaketfrom the dungtoiw of the bastile, tdv '.t
the splendor of a meridian sun; 'neither
in tV paroxisms ot i"y, nrf in the 'Wild '
m ;s oi ' lil'i r.:. 1 1 aj, tUtTdiscuhriJ L"
ment, . did they ir I U.lsb salutary -re '"''
strairits, whichi while they inhibit excels, :.
Reserve the due limits bf indulgence-w tj
The finished constitution of my-country
gpeat ,the strongesi language of encomium,
to .the worth of that day r and an 'improv-", f
ed syfetent of government, efiected by the '
most ftonorable means", has dignified traf
r;:e'teaiper with which a revolution '
is .coidutfed,. jcbmm
comparisbn of our' success, Iwith tlij reyo ' ;
lutioh of aiiother "c6tryipifcves the assew ,
tion, and inculcates in an impressive man i
ftery : .that .. moderation'' iaild .the virtues of a
Eebple,, can alone "procute j)r preserve th4 - '
. lessings of fitedbnii. $ '' "?"f ?;- & ' '
!" France in agonmrig ilruggles,cnvCdsecl j
the world," and under the specious termj M
liberty and equality, prt-ixated real li ,
berty Imd. levelled human nature Her fe ' '.
volutionary spasms geminated in the des ' ;
poiUtn and all destrdctive ambition of one
man;;" When We bffet to public view thf ''
catastrophe "which sureeeded the brilltabt
'7''i.x? i',t"3 : .
wiui tnaieeUn.. 01 rter ijRtt i , . .
can citlzensi On this day of diffusive aWT
norjencc so tyranny ana usurpation, we ap ,
plaud the gallant efforts of a nation; to iU'
vert the' iron yoke tot foreign servitudeilv
unu niivsc ucsutiy IS Jtcniciiuug W1UI ucr
blood.: In times f tinusual deV'otion to -country
and of great jubllc virtue," the or
tlicary checks td human passion are urine-
cessary and many, who from the very " pci4 f;
pular complexion of oiir1 government,, pre ;
dieted unfavorably of their dilratiOn,' anx-
luuaiy contemplates, a penou, wnen tne;
common danger was removed, and thti
great incentive to . glory lessened. Jt re
mained to be proved how far our -new prufr
clples wete practica' and calculate'd for less v "
etergetic timesi' than a war of liberty aiid
iuucpcnu;ntc,v x ciiuw, 1 111 tens, we tnis
day meet, witn"our republrcan institutiona
aniinpaired,'and although the harmony of;.
our foreign intercourse is mtetTuntecL we
nay yet expect an auspicious return to the "v '""'
interchange of mutual ben fits1. Should oui
appeal to tlie instice of tht beHigei-etrts bcV
disregarded, the spirit and public virtue t( , ' ' '
my countrymen will not alumber. in 'dis- . . f
graeeful apathy, iinder ihjuries and indigi - "
nitiea.-V.'v'"- : ' ' ' -T-
rcuow -wiuzens; tne vigilance oi a tree ;
people should eVer.be directed 16 discovef V
and arrest, whatever tends V the change ; . ;
of our happy situation , On this day, iu .
cred to liberty, permit rne to introduce td !
your consideration,' opinions which' rnaj', , ,
nave arisen from - misconception of first ..';"'
principles and whose tendency,' impcrcep. '. - ,
tible perbaps as yet, would sap 6Mr repuhi
lican institutions permit tne' to direcg- ' -
your httcntion to 'subjects connected with -
the political prosperity of our country -ti 7
The service of the republic (the most' n6"
porabte . call) should enlist and js entideii . ,'v '
to, th first talents; j If we see a nation in--
different tc the qualifications of public. cha ' ' I v'
ractertt, by not making die pfoper distincti 1 -. 'A
. t . Jl t- I ... j 9 . . . .
Diis,octwcen uie cnugntenea anu luitcratc ,v-
tne hprfest It dishonest, it proceeds from iga . -porancc,
of an tmpardorlable ind i ffercriotf ,
16 the ptkllic,' wCali If truth im'pola ''me to)
obsen'e, that honesty , and taletita are not . '
always esteemed Inui.vpcrrsible' In' tl.Ass
wno aspire to-poiuicai pieiermcnt a rea
gard for the ConHtifations of nfy native lanl C v
requires me to declare,' that if it proci t ds S
front an idea, that all men are rqu;t!!v fit for; ; ' '
the public service, it is toullt unfGurtded ,
in any equality among men lor etner em,- . , ,
ploymenu, and replete vtith "mischief 'Vj "" ""
the jieonlc; Ihc rc is not a science of roe
Chanical ottupatlon but urucn requires ita' ,.
peculiar talent there is not aft individu."i - -
so infatuated as to be itvlUTcrcnt to the ca
Ecity-f or honesty of those, in wlicim the
ist skill is'etpectcJ, tlie smallest LniM re- ;
rased ' trar?e would it be, if cten nixn ,
ad eau:d ability, only, for the ad-nintraa
tinn oi tjovtrninint, equal liorK-ny,' tnW
when trusted with the lives, liberty ami
prosperity of his fellow-citizens, uti ho '
hones:, is he fapable, is hr faitlifat t'-,ih'. ' :
to each, glvci'a claim upmi soriflr, rtt ta
be frittered away iry party feeling, or t We.
tionecliflgadclrrss. Tts-nfiranre iVtnvana- ,
Lly the parent of crirf," and if noted v?h
Indifference to the publii welfare, UlKity" ' "
become let!argica , '''"''". U n
. That th Tcoplc bayc a rirt fx. m
Lie together, toniwU fr tlieir conu.Hm 1 '
good, and Instruct xl.elr reprtsntatiVfs If .
conatituri6nal declaration f It i e. iistit
never toLcrrT &'7 btrzcrel-. '