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All nubacriboMi wno ao nov Kiyc
cmirary,arc considered as wishing ito cttotui
Ifttwr!li" ider the discontinuance of their V-
H thipm until r-
.v-J.it.-.. rr.. fAkinfflheir paper
fwnt they are held
tk rffli tn VhLrU thev aro
Gambia till! their f ills are nettled and thirjmper or
derlaledir,htiued: , tak. a
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BRUNER & JAMES,
IeJUots $ Proprietors.
SALISBURY, N. C, THURSDAY, AUGUST 30, 1849.
Stibacriptipn. per year. Two Doi.i.AHs4-payable;in
nivanee.. But if hot naid in advance. Two dollars
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! aid fifty eta j will be charged
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i AtlME!ts inserted at 1 for ihe firsts, ana -m
V fc aeh aubequertt insertion, oouri wr.-r-----fiS
per Ct. higher ll.nh thre rate-. A liberal deduc-
LtTTtBt to th MilArs inuat be poi J
hIjVWifri1 Literal 'it The Wilmington
Wnicle of Wdncsday says :
i Wo nuUlishnd the Prospectus of the
WiUhingtori Kehuhlic, expectingito have
Vifasl the courtesy of an exchange ex
' tended ''to'iii Tvo or three of the early
nojnhers of ne VtaPr were sent, and then
itsivisitl were suspended." v '
And this is thrJ return, we believe, tnat
Southern editoraj generally meet jwith.
to publish the rospec
in Northern cities and
TcIeeraDhed for ther Baltimore Amiirinan.
HATER FROM SANTA
St. Louis, AupusC 16, 1819.1
A company of traders frpm Santa Fe headed by
Thomas A. Slaughter, arrivied here last evening, bring
ing specie, amounting to 100,000. Thte part left
Santa Fe on '.the 7lh of July, bringing a Tjrge mail o
Fort Ijeavenfvorth and some 500 letters frojjn Calif jrnia.
The Southern emigrants through Texas! and E Pa
bo are reported to be suffering much for thej want ofwa-
: Majir ChcVallie, a Texan, at the head oi 25 Abierf
cans, has acc ?pted the terms offered by the? Governor of
Chihuahua tj fight the Apache Indians. The contract
price for the scalp of a warrior is 20(j ; for others
150, and foi prisoners &200 each. All 0ie capturdd
animals to be-retained by the captors. Chevallia aad
ibis party hadlmade a treaty to this effect, ?nd made orie
expedition. " i j
1 When last een by Lea and Slaughter, ho have ar
rived here, thfcy were on their return to Chihuahua; from
a " hunt." r1iey had taken nine scalps, four prisoners
and fifty-five bnimals. f '
Later dates from Santa Fe, which are up to thte 9th
of July inclutve, state that the Indians w;ere commit
ting sad depravations. On the 8th of JulyUwo Ainerf-
cans and two 1 Mexicans were killed twenty-five imiles
r. . vL .i J ;
Trade was hull, and the country free from Cholera. .
Wc are solicited
tuir fr ppers
-pufTthem into notoriety ; but so soon as
H. their' prosperity has been secured by the
, ' .' infp which thi rnnntrv nrfis hnvo , from anta re.
P? ",,vv w ", , ... v t i'u...u-j ' j , . , i .
; . L , , i . . , uivui. iuuia nau encouiuerea a Danuca Lamacnes,
V. anqraCO uiCJii, ou mvy no longer neea j near Sawgre Uhnsti Hacer and killed seventeen of them
t afjsjstance, h"ey, almost invariably kick
: th!e stools from beneath them which rais-
ei them nto! gro Fitness. We have long
been Of opinion that Southern editors
Uiould better conLult f heir own interest by
ppjMn for these Exchanges in money, than
J by lending the u$c of their column to pro
rtote their circulation, in many instances
to their own pn-judice ; even though the
with. Huhbojo 11&
6ordtr. ' i
THINGS IN CALIFORNIA,
i CorrespondL-nce of the Newark Daily Advertiser
j San Francisco, Juneil6, 1849. I
I arrived hejre abjut the 20th of ApriLfrJm Valparat
8f, and after four days took charge of a brig on the boast
at 300 per rnbnth. While I was gone I hurt my kight
thumb, and a fplon came on the first joint It only co&i
me 50 to paj the doctor for curing it. I am now clerk
r in a clothing Btjure, I shall probably go to the mines ia
Septeniber. Dry goods are cont inually falliiigr, and fiome
things can be actually bought at j less than; New York
invoices. "In ray opinion in one year- thereiwill be la rel
action, and gools will rise ; but at piesent ihey will not
1 pay for discharging and freight. ;I would iurn my all
! tention to the ,law, but now there is neither Lawi nor
Gopel here, generally upeaking, and yet it ,is the tnosi
orderly 61ace that I ever was ini I heard 1" Rev. i Mr,
Hunt preach oii Sunday, and saw Mrs. H. whohadjjus
arrived from th Islands. j -j f
I : You may beueve the most exaggerated statements irt
reference to thel mines and in reference to ihe country
iin general and believe me they tvill fall short of the
truth. ' i IS. A.G. '
San Franc isco , J une 12. :-.
Goods of every description can be bought here : some
f them at reasonable prices ; vessels are arriving daily
w nicrruae me viock, unu iiieir ireagui is lying an along
shore, with no houses to store them, and ncj market. I
The few merchants established have a monopoly of
arge pretty much what they please. Pork
sold for 5 per barrel!; wehavei'topay from
ECVeral WOUndS in his back, arm,; cheek, cents; Fresh Pbrk 37 cents. Mutton 2 per auatter.
and the Side 'of his head. The physician Flour 4$ cents er pound by tfie bag, Beanf $2 toj 6
having hMi rallnrl in. it annenred thnt th 1 a barrel, Sugar 5 cents, Tea 1 50,,Ham 40 cents,
h i , D ii ' : 1 .T ' i Milk 81 50 a jsallon, Butter 1 50 a pound. Cheese
50 cents, Coffeej25 cents, Bread 25 cents a loaf, like 6.
penny loaves atihome ; Vegetables (there arc none; but,
potatoes brought from elsewhere,) 25 centS a pound;
Board from 9 toi 25 per week wjth and without lodg
ings. Labor is Ihigh, common labor scarcg at 1 1 per
hour; Sailors 15l0 to 200 a month ; Carpenters Withi
tools 12 to 16 dllar8 per day, Sec, This price of labor'
is one thing that makes prices so high, and ihe Moriop-i
oly of the merchants is another. Places cannot be had'
to start stores, sd that those already established have full
Caution to Parents. Wo are pained
learn that, on 1 1 uesday last, an inter
state HtUe: son of Mr. Abner McCov. an
!: j cstirnabie citizen of this place, was;altack-
e!d by n vicious sow,.as he was trying to
;drivp her nigs with his little whip; and
tbftt in ! all probability, he Would have
been literally torn to pieces, had not his
; watchful mother jheard his shriekls of a
larmland instantly flown to his assistance,
ijt was Atithl somfc difficulty the enraged
u animal could be "diverted from herbavage rade,and ch
W purpose, The poor Jittle fellow received 3
CEDAR FALLS MANUFACTURING
Though too modest to boast of our en
terprising manufacturing companies, we
must be permitted to express pur heart
felt satisfaction at their prosperity If our
friends abroad wish to know how much
we are doing for the public good, we ad
vise them to come among us, that they
may see and judge for themselves. We
will meet them at! all times with the hand
of welcome extended, and promise them
true southern hospitality. r
The Cotton Factory at Cedar Falls is
.the oldest in this country, and has been
in successful operation for several years.
About twelve months ago, the company
deemed their prospects sufficiently flat
tering to justify an enlargement of the
scale of their operations. They have now
just completed their improvements, in a
style which is seldom equalled in this
country. They have a splendid new brick
building, covered with tin, which, in point
of durability and taste, can be surpassed
by few, if any, in the State. They have
fifty-four looms in operation, one hundred
and twenty operatives in their employ,
and a capital of sixty thousand dollars.
The buildings occupied by the operatives,
numbering some 25 or 30, are all exceed
ingly neat and comfortable, and xwned
by the company. To give an idea of the
virtue, morality and industry that prevail
there, we have only to state that, instead
of that refined place called a " grocery,"
they have decidedly the neatest and most
comfortable church in the county, in which
serviee is regularly performed, and on the
tables of which may be found a good as
sortment of Sunday School books. Lib
erty, Union, Industry, Temperance," is
their motto there, and faithfully do they
act in the spirit thereof. AshbQru Herd.
From the Hillsborough Recorder.
Mr. Editor: It was my privilege to
attend the Rail Road meeting at Provi
dence, in Alamance county, on Thursday
last, and I heartily wish every citizen of
Qrange and Alamance could have been
there. Our esteemed, eloquent and patri
otic citizen ex-Governor Graham, was
there. Mr. Caldwell; jhe Legislator of
Guilford, who, seeing and knowing his
duty to his state dared to do it, was there;
and both did good service. In these de
generate times,;when biost of our Politi
cians are on the alert to see which way
the popular current is setting, that they
may smoothly and quietly glide along
with it to places of profit and honor, the
cardinal principle with them being their
own advancement to high places in the
: State : it is indeed refreshing to find here
and there a noble spirit who has the inde
pendence and patriotism to take the lead
in important measures, and to devote their
time and their talents In endeavoring to
show to their fellow citizens their true in
terest, and to persuade' and urge them to
do their duty to themselves, to each other,
and to their country. The facts and ar
guments brought forward on that occa
sion, and the plain and! candid manner in
OCP The Election of Judges by The peo
ple may sound well enough to some ears,
it may look Democratic, too, but we be
lieve that if the people will see through
the lowhumbuggery which basso far dic
tated the proposition, they will, first, re
flect, as ihey should do, before they form
a decided opinion. The Judiciary of this
State and of South Carolina, elected as
they are by their Legislatures, stand forth
as examples to the world, of purity and un
flinching devotion to law and right, and
patriotism. Point to the gentlemen who
have been elected to our Judicial bench,
and we would ask, where is the man who
can asperse their characters ? There are
always, however, individuals, whose sole
chances for notoriety are based upon inno
vations of old established rules and cus
toms men who would lake advantage
MOORE COUNTY. f- ." 1 1
The Standard tells its readers that the ;
" gallant Cald weir had gained largely;
in Moore and Lincoln. This is ft piece
of the Standard's wit, and it is in imita-''
tion doubtless, of that of a wag in Wash
ington, who once said that Silas Wglrt ' .
and Nathaniel P. Tallmadge drank more
brandy and water than any two men in
Congress. The story reached Tallmadg's
cars, and he was highly indignant there
at for he was a member of the Temper,
ance Society, and he called on the &lan
derer for an explanation. -I did say it,
replied the wit, - but 1 meant that Wright
drank all the brandy and you all the wa- '
ter." In this case all the gains have been
in Lincoln and none in Moore. The vote
stands, Deberry 535; Caldwell 537 ; and
when it is recollected that Moore bas not
elected a Whig member of the Legisla.
ture since 1844, and that at the last Au
gust election Reid beat Manly 12 votes
in that county, is easy to determine who
drank the brandy and who the water.
The truth is, no other county in the Dis
trict has stood to its tackle like Moore
and a thousand cheers to the gallant
WThigs of our native bailiwick for it, say
we ! While others permitted themselves to
be poisoned with prejudice and distracted
with petty jeaousies, the good and true '
men of Moore marched up to the polls
of late popular prejudices, to undermine in solid phalanx and deposited their bal-
me guverrircieni iiseii, u it conmcieu wun lots oi trie candidate ot their party.
their almighty dollar influence but such i Their conduct in this respect is worthy of
are to be watched, and appreciated, only, j all praise, and we trust that their breath
as their local knowledge should give them 1 ren throughout the District will honer
weight. It is unnecessary for us to pa- ! them accordingly. N. C. Argus.
rade our love for the "South we love her I ' 4
institutions we respect her chivalry ;
and only wish, when "a change is to come
over the spirit of our dream," that it maj
or should be, sacred it has ever met the
requirements of our people let it, at least
be saved the proscriptions of party.
injury was 'not a great as it was at first
! "A report hasonc abroad that the vi
Cious bow was rabid, having been bitten
Jy.a mad dog, ots which, however, there
Jio evidence, flwo or three dogs al
leged to be rabid jivere killed in that vi-
I eirtity last i week1 j and in this, doubtless,
1 6ritinated the rerioft of the mad sow ; awing.
I We would not nroduce useless alarm : ' . The Gold is there ; but it only to be Had byjthe;
I . i I ; ' - - . , 1- o wsina nTivIr oWl K not V 'I'U AI J.,' - I Z
1 i 1 1 vt rv nviik CLixu nuiucok laic ; X IIC VJ1U& rCglOU 13
hilt' WO Cannot tOO Strongly impress OUr known to extendi from the Unwua river in Oregon Ter-
feUders.i with the importance of takinc ritory to the heaQ of the Gulf ou hth sidesof the mdun
ferc&t precautions, at this season of the
year, to prevent ihe spread of that terri
ble malady, hydrophobia, by the destruc
tion or confinement of all suspected ani-fatA).--Lincoln
t- The following anecdote is going its
;roUnds in Vienna concerning Bern. For
)riany yiars he has had forebodings of his
icMh. He himself bas for many years j
assigned Jhe year, 1850 as the term; of his
ixiMence. 1 During his stay in Ptjris he s
Cnc6 dined wjth the North American am
bassador. The conversation fell oti fore- ,
IfOdingsomcns, atid the like. The ambas
wor laughed at them, but Bern declared
Ijefirrrjly believed in them, and related, 1
tylw be had thrice seen, when in his twen-!
tjeth year his iownj grave stone, .whh his
jnmeraml thq date of 1850 on it.- Bern i
received in Transylvania several danger
wounds', j The physician shook his
Md, but Uetrj answered it quite calmly
J fag he nau I another year to live.
.OQjtbe faith of this vision, Bern exposes
iwrnself in bat;tle to tjiehottest fire, and
: declares- that (he tJall which shall Hit him
mortally will jnotf do so before the year
tain, and on all the streams running from then.
People who halve been up tell us to take flothing hut .'
what we can carty on our backs, and that is a good ule j
all the way throijgh. Fir, spruce and pine-trees grow
to an enormous height in the country, and if a man had
a good site for a mill his fortune Would be made. ! :
The expense fAr getting up to the mines is about 30 ;
for a man, 4 pe '100 for stuff to Suter's Fojt, and 20
to 40 from therjee, a distance of 40 miles to his. mill
Mules, or your own back, are the only modes of-ebn-
veyance beyondJnto the diggings Many will be dis
appointed, and many are returning sick of the prospect.
It is all a lottery t a man may be successful and he may
The published feports are on the whole generally true ;
. CATAWBA FACTORY,
One day last week we had the pleasure of
going out and getting a good view of this fac
tory, of its internal and external arrangements.
The morning was very pleasant, and it was
a treat, duly and highly appreciated by us to
leave the dusty streets and pent up air of the
town, and get amid green fields, this breeze of
fanning forests the circuitous and irregular road,
walled in occasionally by dense foliage which
gave a refreshing coolness to the atmosphere
and to catch the unembarrassed currents of air
which swept through the branches and beneath
the bowers nature has spread so lavishly
The country is broken between town and the
factory, but varied with hill and dale as it is, it
is quite picturesque and interesting. The roads
are tolerably good. We found the factory snug
ly ensconced on the side of the noble Catawba
in -a very pretty romantic little cove. The vil
lage of cottages around, pleasantly located on
the shady and verdant knolls, makes the place
wear a cosy air of rural ease and comfort, quite
which they were stated, could not tail to comp- from the People. The Judiciary is,
convince every unprejudiced and inquir
ing mind of the importance of engaging
heart and hand in the greakworkof build
ing the Central; Rail Road. 1 shall not
attempt to give a sketch of the speeches,
but shall content myself with urging eve
ry man who feels an interest in the pros
perity of the State, his own welfare and
the welfare of his children, to wake up
and inquire into the matter ; trusting
that every one who candidly makes the
inquiry will not fail to be convinced that
his interest and duty leads the way, and
that a strong impulse will induce all our
citizens! to come un to the work like men
like worthy sons of the old North State
determined to succeed.
. Mr. Editor, the Central Rail Road can
be built, and must be built ; and that, too,
by the sons of North Carolina. Let eve
ry man lay hold according to his ability
and it is done. Let us look into the mat
ter. We are told that the counties of Or
ange and Alamance must raise 8150,000,
or the work will fail. I say they can do
it ; and do it with ease, if they will. Or
ange, including Alamance, has 1500 Sen
ate Voters. We will take it for granted
that one half of these have not the ability
to subscribe any thing ; yet if the other
half will make the effort it can be done.
There are surely in the counties
3 who can subscribe 3,000
A POETICAL GENII'S.
In a city well known to everybody (if
they can find out the name,) a poeiical
genius was hauled up before a magistrate
for kissing a girl and kicking up a dust,
and the following dialogue ensued :
Magistrate Is your name John Jay ?
Prisoner Yes, your honor, so the peo
Magistrate Wm it you, that kissed the
girl and raised the alarm ?
Prisoner Yeayour honor, but I thought
it was no harm.
Magistrate You rascal ! did you come
here to make rhymes f
Prisoner No, your honor, but it will
happen so sometimes.
Magistrate Be otr, you scamp ; get
out of my sight.
Prisoner Thank'e, your honor, then I'll
bid you good night. iY. Y. Union.
THE PRESIDENT AT PITTSBURG.
The President of ihe United States arrived
at Pittsburg on Saturday afternoon. It is need,
less to say that he was greeted with a brilliant
and enthusiastic reception. The, address of
welcome, ou behalf ot the People of Alleghany
county, was pronounced by the Hon. Walter
Forward. The Procession was headed by tho
Military, and its ranks well filled by civil so
cieties of every denomination, while many
thousands of people occupied the bouses, and
filled the streets, who, in ever? appropriate
way, manifested their warm regard for their
t war-worn visiter. J he President is in pood
health, and leaves Pittsburg to day for Beaver.
hut they have nol
at ions have been
cisco. A cold Nl
air with dust ; ar
The factory has turned out some of the best ! 400 "
Counterfeit Threes.-rVe haves been
Wn a counicrfet Three Dollar Bill on
WJuiink of a no 1 Fen r" vvhie.h is elenl?.
hjito deceive the unwarv. The ifillinj?
and signatures jare hard to distinguish
"piri the genuine bills ; but a little jatteti-
will discover he generally badr
told the hardships : and misrepresent
iriade about the climate of San Fran-
W. wind blows all the time, filling the
Id at this time I am dressed just as I
would be for winter at home, and have difficulty in keep
ing warm at night with two blankets. ' I
j Foreigners arejplenty, and of all nations. Mr. Hunt
preaches on Sunday to the Kanakas. Iaccidently
c ame across one named Thomas Hope, who was in New
ark 30 years agojas interpreter toi the Foreign Mission
Society. , . : 3 i
. What the effeprof this excitement has been, and. is
likely to' be, you ian readily see. r It is bringing togeth
er thousands from- every nation : it has made and will
make many rich, fwhile many have suffered joss of ch&
racrer, hopes and, goods, and who qan calculate what the
sacrifice will be when all the vessels on the way reach
hre 1 The towns s filled-with goods and nc? marketf
Every person haslmore stuff than h6 knowsvhat tojdo
with, beside the immense .amojimSBent out on specula
tion. And yet I never saw such chances for making
money : tin pans, which sell at 37 J cents, here bring (as
many as can be made) $4 50 ; every man fnust have
one. Those brought from home are good for nothihg
for washing gold. I , S -,
Tell any one7 wlioias the fever bad enough to start,
to bring as many woollen clothes as he wants to wear
oat in three months, and nothing else but gold. Sihjer
is only used to make change and to gamble y ith; Dust
cannot be-bought kvith iti , . . !
shirting and cotton yarns ever manufactured in
the South, and it has won so deserved a repu
tation for the quality of its goods that we be.
lieve they have no difficulty in meeting a de
mand for all they are able to supply. , But
this factory is so well known that we did not
j so much intend noticing its commercial pros
pects, as to note merely that we bad visited its
locale and found it a pleasant place, its spin
dles, looms and cards in active motion, and us
girls but hush ! that " dark haired, dark eyed
one" is there in beauty's pride :
" Of her bright face one glance will trace
A picture on the brain," .
And he that's seen her once will wish ;
To see her soon again. . )
And persons any ways susceptible, to certain
nameless but very common emotions, had bet
ter not encounter her " glance." i
The machinery of the Catawba factory is
of the most superior kind, embracing all of the
most important late improvements. We have
? ! $155,000
These are, I think, Mr. Editor, reason
able calculations, and if the proper efforts
are made I feel confident that success will
be. the result.
There is much to be said and much to
be learned about; rail roads, and I hope
there Will be a general attendandance of
the people at Hillsborugh cn Tuesday of
Orange Court, when they! will be address
ed on the subject by Gov. Swain and Gov.
Graham. A SUBSCRIBER.
Poetical Legislation. The following poeti
cal resolution us. a recently picked up in the
ante-chamber of the cily council cf Baltimore :
Resolved by the 22ayor and Ci:y Council of
That every man who arils a radon,
Shall be held and deemed a fkn ;
And the pigs of evry size,
Mutt evacuate their styes ;
And officers must have in Charge,
To catch them all if found at l'rge j
And lest this wiBe precaution fails,
The owners must not soap their tails.
THE ALLEGED ABDUCTION CASE.
We 1 cam from New Orleans that the Exam.
I iuing Court has given a decision in the case of
i the alleged abduction of Juan Francisco Rey,
alias uarcta, by which Don Carlos de Espana,
the Spanish Consul for the port of New Or- ,
leans, is held to bail in the sum of $2,500 to
answer the offence charged against hinrbefor
the United States District Court in December
next. Four other persons who are accused as
accessories to the abduction viz. James B.
McConnell, captain of the scbooaer Uary Ellen,
and Messrs. Fulgencio Llorente, William Ea
gle, and Henry Marie are alto held to bail
for their appearance at the same court in the
sum 82,500 each, Such is the information
we gather from a Telegraphic despatch to the
Charleston Courier dated at New Orleans on
the I5lh instant.
A lady answers the question aa to "how the
trees get their clothes out of their trunks with
out opening them ?" by saying that " trees
leaoc out their-summer dreca !"
It gives us pleasure to learn that (be Hon.
Robert P. Leicher (late Governor' of the Stat
of Kentucky) is expected in this city in the
course of the week. It is rumored that he has
been ofiered, and will accept, a foreign mission.
As an' honorable distinction by bis own Go
vernment, few men could be deemed more wor
thy to receive it.
Mr. Clay. We believe we violate no con
fidence in stating that, in a letter from Mr.
Clay received by a distinguished Whig in ibis
city some weeks since, be declared very et
piiciily and emphatically that he deemed it.tbe
duty of every Whig to give a cordial and earn-
A TVT Pi "DTTV ! ! csl 6upfort 10 lhe Administration of Gen. Tay
A I I) I J Y 1 'or' & lat no differences of opinion as tocan-J--v-J-1
AJ j didates for office should lead any one to forget
or neglect this obligation. JV. i. Courier,
THE CENTRAL ROAD.
We understand that the Directors of the Wil.
mington & Raleigh Rail Road Company have
determined to subscribe Fifty Thousand Dol-lars-o
the Central Rail Road covenanting to
m - I F '4 I ' u.
sDent manv a less nl&asanl dav than the one nav for the same in transportation. I his is a
on the banks of the Catawba at the factory.
Messrs. Neal, Brown and Williams are pro
prietors, H. B. 6c L. S. Williams agents.
General Neal bas a large flour and grist mill
at the same place. The Hornet's Nest.
"yft will discqver (he generally
Cation of thc engraving in cc
With the gertuinel The large
A gentleman exhibited to us onSatur
! day last, a beautiful lump of virgin gold
UjiiCh, appeals in: five places on the face
Drinking, gambling in everv variety, with some games
ut used in the U, S., and every kind of vice slalks bold-
l- iil Kara n-i t t.i. t liuirnio It ia v a oi v. n rrfs. a',rYii UJ C
to see 100 doubU.ms staked on a. BinHe Carl Th i Dicked UD Oil the laftd Ot Mr. rTlQ'ele MC"
gamWera are coinig money. I M i Ginnis, about 8 miles from Charlotte. It
'There are so nnjrwaysto make money Ucould w . d j ,& afid jg grains and jS
sdarcely enumerate them. A Thale boat is worth from j &, T r , . t , j ,
ii rrAft nf .n lo 7n tdt i a ir I worth S21 50. It was touna in tne road and
to the bill, ij executed in smaller circles fortune.and is worth from &&.000 to $10,000; a ship had been displaced by a carriage striking
waaon.tue genu tie uie circles ldok u wuKui iw-wwiumi, ws against it. It had tne appearance to us
T ..- ii .. ! 1 " IiirnAil tnncirJiiirif I Ha ama a thlTKT lo? tho mnTA ! C7
most excellent arrangement. While it will be
the same as cash to the Central Road, the pay.
ment wilfnot embarrass the Wilmington Road.
We hope this step on the part cf the Direc-
tors ofth Road will silence forever the ground-
BARGAINSl BARGAINS !
The CuiUrm at Neio York. The receipt
I of the New York Cistom-House are said to be
! unusually large awtbe present time, reaching
' in the neighborhood of one million a week.
i On Wednesday last the dpoites in the cash
; ier's office reached tiro hundred and forty-thou
! sand dollars.
less cornMaints of some persons, that our peo
ple are not friendly to the Central project.
We are anxious lor its accomplishment ; and
though it would be very important to this road
to continue the transportation of the great Mail
HE subscriber is' now receiving oce cf th? hand
somest and cheareft Stocks of
SPRING AND SUMMER
ever offered in t'nia market, purch'ed in Philadelphia
and New York, froia the laiest Foreign Arrivals, and
golden, French adelades and apple green Cloths; biack
military striped and other fancy Casirneres and Vestings,
English and French Drop d Bta; handsome children
plaid and stripe9 ; a large stock of cotton ades ; and all
other kinds of gentlemens summer wear. Also, splendid
bl'k Taffeta and Gro de Rhine Silk.. ilain fig'd chamele-
yet even the certainty of being deprived of that j on Pou de Boie, plain ad fig'd silk Tissues, berages, oil
service, would not prevent our people from de- silkfor lining, linen chambrays.enibroid'd Swiss Robes,
l Zr.u ..iQioio .nt.mrlc i en cambric Handkerchiefs, (a large stock) blk and
Suing I ins SUCCCSS U IUC gicuiwwiv. hiuijjuoi.,
The citizens here have never been hostile to ;
FROM THE RIO GRANDE.
The Brownsville(Rio Grande) Flag con
tinues to mention serious Indian depreda
tions on that line of the Texas frontier.
Its number of the 2d instant contains
orders from Headquarters at San Antonia,
at th2 lowest cash figures, consisting in pin of bl'k, blue, 1 removing company L of the 2d dragoons
to raleFras, and company U, ot tbe same
regiment to Larodo. The commanding
officer at Brownsville is also recommend
ed to buy horses for the mounting' of at
least fifty men, in order that his command
tt, and on close Inspection present a dif-
lereat style of engraving. The bill is da-
ia 1st August 1810 letter M 0n the
'ut han.demj.. fllie thing's looks con
.. i . . l ti , .u: :-?. ik.
: J - ? r 5 i nC haiMnrr hoon mo fpH nut nrcnn mnrA
u is wortn, a a general rule. . f . i- uvv-.. w..-v,, ww..-
i tie way they irwnr m cattle i8 curious to-those who learnt in sued matters man we are say,
VAr an imr a J 1 ! 1' .i.j ' a. Ik m C f
such is not the case. llr. lucutnnis in-
9 . r
dtmn if. if i nn u 111
i - , i ! Oreensborouzh Patriot.
41 i -
AJUiJoi ftyim History. It appearsj easier
hAild tip a great nation out of the rudest ma.
'mil than tn rv it'rt Ititf nrnnln0fii of rna wlik
M laUen.'t A new (tome could be founded in
py part ot theiworld with belter prospects of
never saw it. Denlers tm nut and hrintr in horses arid
cattle in one drov,on the full run: those who make; it
their business willj drive a large herd of half fwild ani
mals into a commpn sized gate on the full un. The;
daily business of cine butcher in the place amounts to
8500, an ox Cosd him, alive, about 81 61 on aii averaei
and will weigh from 600 to 800 lbs. i when pressed, he i
sell this meat at lr cents. A bakei buys hs flour for j
4 cents a pound, and bakes 200 loaves a day at 25 ct- I.
a noai. i
It is the unhealthy season at the mines
tends to make a further search and see it
he cannot find a few more such depo
sites.' Charlotte! Journal.
We learn from Mr. Wm. D. Cooke, the aC-
i I ... . . . . T e 1 T ' w I
very highland I 4m advised to stay here unl Septem- complished Principal ot tne ueai ana umo in-
a.. - . a ar m " :..f. at. aa
ovr, Dut mat win tiot do, i am tearful our machine will istitute at Kaleign, that is coniempiaiea very
e water ia
. 1 . . vara ' . 1
wora,n is entirely Oitterent from any th.fig used. n tftnnWUh a naner in the Institution, to be
er laain? it un to tne minpa. and navintr hut S8.SIK I . " r r i - - ,
..." . i . t, r-- w j - ...
luce.; ik.- -!J .lL -.l- ' i nt
ruins oi ino eiernai cy. . ,Vfler lakinff it u to ... n
tit ! ,1" d 'heartened at the repeat- i am afraid we shajl have to throw it away. pr. Boyn- 1 printed by the mutes. We are pleased to hear
p uilures of (he friend of renublicani?m to ! tan advise. us to take it up. j I 1;, aj unna :, mav snrreed hevond eiDecta-
nvlte th licht iinoii the nnri.ni ltr. ttn. I I have seen several United States warot.8 built in i :if. j l. WLn ;
i-w. . i " - v i V u a.. ,u xf.. . n won. as u cenaiuiy uccic, w Mw..
PW'l rofr-cflbrts hich seem as ! 11 X ' " i.!! Dy 1 .Ker' It : i ' makV. it. nnn. ranee we shall have something
KUnittt.M an attemrH In ..--: J- Jj ... BU,1 f'-'""'" xiioraaa, olc. si leave to- - -t t - , .
. . nueaa uotv ' Yours. &.C. I H Pj v more In snv ahont It. anO SOaii lltieresi our-
.11 j selves in procuring subscribers.
The Hon. William C. Rives, appointed n- ' W hav ? rectory, a very net job 'tvhieh
I ... . 9 j was printed by them last winter, and we have
voy Evtraordinary and Minister Plenlpotentjaa seen another iob executed bv thera lately, in
any general system of improvement. There
have been cases when projects have been en
tertained with a view to strike directly at our
prosperity, without holding out a countertrav.
elling good to other parts of ihe State. These
malicious blows we have endeavored to ward
off, and have felt the resentment quite natural
to human nature, under undeserved hostility.
But the " hearts ddsire" of this community is
that the Central Road may abundantly prosper,
as well as the Cape Fear and Deep River Im
prove ment, the Plank Roadrand all other plans
calculated to benefit the laborious and enter,
prising population of the country, and to ad
vance the State lo wealth and honor.
col'd Kid Gloves, organdy and eingham Lawns, plaid
granadines, fancy and furniture Prints, bl'k and col'd Al
pacca Lustres, Florence, plain straw, Rock Rue and AI
ladin Bonnets, Umbrellas and Paraso'.p, bolting Cloths,
linensheeting 4,7,40and 12 quarter wide, bro. Ac bleach'd
drills, (ass'd) bl'd ajid bro. cotton shirtings and sheetings,
large stock of ready made clotmng, floor matting, blasting .
powder, mining Rope, Rio CofYee, bro. and loaf Sugar, i
crushed and pulverised d., superior lea, almonds, rais-
may be able to pursue and punish any
parties of Indians that make their appear
ance within his reach. These orders and
recommendations were, it seems, dispatch
ed from San Antonio some weeks since;
hut the execution of them has been delay
ed by the intercepting or murder of the
express rider who was conveying them
u.ite ,r '.'''" oucau uo'jv 1 rniirrow.
?xle" H1 U,draw a moral f,om this mel an.
scene. Let us cuard well that fir. f
i,. NCK0nC8l cx,inu"hed' difficult
J0 flkindlr. Let u shield it with unslumber.
p -r against both the insidious h'nnd of
.nrcbtal tendencies and the fierce gusts of
w!caliinvand iav!tn ..rA c.-.
1 Wert it nn .n...J:.. r- i r
. .vuiivLiion. men, nrpuoiican.
ry lo'the Reprjblic of France, passed through
this city a day pr two ago, and will sail for Eu-
days. He takes London in his
rope in a few
the hands f Mr. Cooke, agent of the Life In
surance Company, which will bear comparison
with work done in any office in the State.
Jared Sparks, in the course of his address,
made on being inaugurated as President of Har
vard University, stated that for a century and
a half after the settlement of this country, there
was hut five Colleges in it. and now there are
over one hundred and tweniy. He also ex
presses his belief that there is more money ex
pended in collegiate education than any other
in the world.
ins, sole leather, lining and binding skins, tanned sheep j
and Morocco skins, harness leather, clover and grass Drowned. Three valuable Negro men, be
seed, saddles, bridles and saddle bags, leather trunks, longing to ibe Messrs. Mordecai, of this vicini
mackerel in bbls and half bbls.whfe lead, sp.s unpen- ere found drowned in a creek, about 12
tine by the gal. or bottle, copal varn)h, tanners oil, ti by J' ,.j u.i It i.
10, 10 by 12 and 11 by 16 glass, anvils, vices, grain and rn.les from this City, on Saturday last. It If
grass scythes, steel weeding hoes, shovels and spades, not known how they were drowned, but IS sup.
mill and cross cut saws, sheet Iron. Also, a large j posed that one of them probably! got out ot bis
STOCK OF FINE CUTLERY, "
Slid ! & jii?vv'" o w
Silencers a gift without peril, and a
treasure without enemies.
carriage springs, axles, stained glass lamps, patent
painted cloth, laces, 8ce.f 4$c, Miles' dress boots and la
dies shoes, far, eilk, Panama, Leghorn and palm leaf
hats and caps,
Books and Stationary,
China, Glass and Queensware, Lard Lamps, (very hand
some) Nova Scotia Grind Stones, &c., together with an
endless variety of other goods not mentioned. Persons
visiting this market would do well to call at the HeW
Cash Store, corner east ot the Court-Mouse, oeiorc
buying, as I am determined to offer to cash buyers at
wholesale or retail, extraordinary inducement in the
way of handsome and fresh goods and low prices. Call
and judge for yourselves.
JOS. F. CHAMBERS.
Salisbtry, April 12, 1849. 49
edements to Mr. Cass the Charge, Mr.
Consul, being absent at Anconaj
A negro man, tbe property of Dr. S. Miller,
was knocked off a boat which struck Hilton
Bridge, as she passed under it, and was drown
ed. His body was found this morning and a
Coroner's inquest held. Wilmington Com
mercial. The Repuhlic states ihal General Oudioof,
afier examining by a Court Martial into tb
facts of the violation of ihe house of the Amer-
i . Rnmp. madfl nroDer aranowi-
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