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Free press. (Halifax, N.C.) 1824-1830, April 25, 1828, Image 1

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7 ' Whole Xo. 192. Morcm-ft, lecciii65 County, JV. 0. Friday, Jprfl U w FoZ. IV. No. 36. THE "FREE PRESS," ify Geo. Howard, 1, published weekly, (every Friday,) at nyO DOLLARS per year, (or 52 num bers) Pa' hiii one month after Sub bribers commence receiving their papers 'I'li'O Dollars If Fifty Cents, if paid within jx months and Three Dollars at tlic expi ation of the year. Subscribers at liberty to discontinue at any time on paying arrears. Subscribers residing at a distance must invariably pay in advance, or give a respon sible reference in this vicinity. No subscrip tion discontinued unless a notification to that effect is given. Uvertisements not exceeding 16 lines will Reinserted at 50 cents the first insertion, and Scents each continuance Longer ones at that rate for every 16 lines. Letters addressed to the Editor must be post jaid. Stop the Runaways! RAN OFF from Beaufort, North-Carolina, where they were employed on the Fortifi cations at that place, Seven Xegro Tellow8, To wit: MILLIARD, HENRY, LEW IS, ANTHONY", ROY, ISAAC, and FRANK. The three first-named Ne groes were apprehended at Hicks Ford, Greensville county, Va. Anthony and Roy were at the time in company with those apprehended, but effected their es npe. Frank was left by the party some 20 or 30 miles beyond Halifax, N. C. and Isaac some 5 or 10 miles on this side of Halifax, both complaining of sickness and unable to travel. Frank is a small black fellow, and about 22 years of age Isaac is a stout young fellow, about 21 years of ape, complexion rather yel low toy is a slender black fellow, a hii 20 years of ae and Anthony is a stout built black fellow, about 23 years cf age no particular marks recollected. The above Negroes were making their 'vay to Norfolk for the purpose of join jng me. A liberal REWARD will be given for the apprehension of Frank, Isaac, Roy and Anthony, and should they be oeuverea to Mr. ;iolo ot 1'etersburg, fie will piy for their apprehension and 21 necessary expenses. J. P. TAYLOR. Capt. 3d RcgU Art. stationed at Old Point Comfort, near Norfolk. Nov. 9, 1S27. 13 THE CELEBRATED HORSE General Mariom WILL STAND the present Season at my Sta ble, half a mile from Ha lifax tOWn. and will ho let to mares at TEN DOLLARS, Cash, the single leap TWENTY Dollars the season, payable at the expiration of the season and THIRTY Dollars to in jure the mare to be 'in foal, to be paid as soon as the mare is ascertained to be in foal with Fifty Cents to the Groom in every instance. The season will commence the 1st day of March next, and end on the 10th of July. Particu lar attention will be paid to mares sent to remain with the horse; separate lots are provided formates with young colts, and they will be fed if required at twenty-five cents per day. Every attention will be paid to prevent accidents or es capes, but no liability for cither. General barton, Is a beautiful dark bay, black mane and legs, full 5 feet 2 inches high, now eight years old, in good order, &c. He was got by old Sir Archie his dam by Citizen, his grandam by Alderman, his g. grandam by Roebuck, his g. g. g. dam by Herod, his g. g. g. dam by Partner, &c. GEN'L MARION was run at LawrenceviNe against Sir Henry, and won the Jockey Club wilh ease; he travelled to New-Market, and there won the Jockey Club, beating Bet sey Richards and others. LEM. LONG. Feb. 1.9, 182S. 27 J7The Raleigh Star, Warrenton Repor ter, and Washington Herald will please jive the above three insertions, and forward their accounts to the Postmaster at Halifax. Jusl received and for Side, Dr. Chambers' CELEBRATED REMEDY FOR Intemperance Accompanied with a volume of evidence sufficient to insure the confidence of the incredulous, of the happy and al most universal, cure of habitual intem perance and its beneficial effects in in VlSfJl'atinrj &. restoring the Constitution. ALSO, Dr. Swaim's Panacea, justly celebrated for the cure of scro a r.kingVevilf ulcers, rheumatism, s)P'ilitie, mercurial, and liver com rnts, and most diseases arising in de- l,,lated constitutions, or from" an im itate of blood, &c. &c. This medi- '"enalso accompanied with a volume evidence of its happy effecls in resto t?S '-o perfect health thousands that had de 0tler rerrcdies,and given up in coP Ul Subscribers having be- agents for the original inventors : u Proprietors of those valuable medi- v '! Ublic' assu,'iS them that a con be "P?1' pqual 10 demand, will Snarly kept on hand at their store y. & D. GOTTEN. January 2 J, 1S28. The thorough-bred and celebrated RACE WHISK, SHAWANEE, WILL STAND the ensu ing season at my stable, in (he county of Halifax, North Carolina, seven miles from the town of Halifax, five from Enfield Court-house, and three from Crowell's Cross-roads, and will be let to mares at TEN DOLLARS the single leap, paya ble at the lime the mare is covered; TWENTY Dollars the season, payable at the expiration of the season; and THIRTY Dollars to insure a mare to be in foal, payable as soon as the mare i ascertained to be in foal; with Fifty Cents to the Groom in every instance. The season to commence on the 1st day of March, and end the 20th day of July. Particular attention will be paid to mares sent to remain with the horse, and can be fed if required with corn and fodder at twenty cents per day. Good and extensive pasturage gratis. Sepa rate fields of small grain are sown for mare; with young colts. Every atten tion will he paid to prevent accidents or escapes, but will not be liable for either. I)atoance, IS A BEAUTIFUL CHESNUT SORREL, five feet one inch and a half high, ten years old this spring. PEDIGREE. SUA WAN EE was got by the cele brated horse Tecumseh, he by Archie out of Thomas B.Hill's imported mare. His dam by old Citizen, his grandam by Alderman, his g. grandam by Roebuck, his g. g. grandam by Herod, his g. g. g. grandam by Partner, &.c. JOHN CROIVELL. Feb. 25, 1828. 28 17The Washington Herald, Y;-.-. ... Reporter, and Raleigh Star will yc: ye the above four insertions, and i-ny;r : Vvp: accounts to the Postmaster at iUh.-ix collection. Cheap for Cash!! QORN, Fodder, Bacon. Tar, Lime, Castor Oil, Gentlemen's best Fur Hats and Caps, Mackarel, (in whole and half barrels,) Flour, 1st and 2d quality. ALSO, some superior Seuppernong Wine together with many other arti cles, which will be sold very low for Cash only, by JOS. L. SIMMONS. Halifax, N.C. March 10, 182S. (jpTI would take this opportunity of saying to the public, that my intention is to do a GENERAL Commission Business: Therefore, persons who may favor me witii any article on consignment, may rely on the strictest attention and punc tuality, jr S. xxm 3ale Y virtue of a Deed of Trust execu ted to the Subscriber, bv James Grant, for purposes therein specified, and bearing date the 7th day of June, 1S27: Will be sold at the house of Thomas Busti n, on Rocky Swamp, in Halifax County and State of North-Carolina, on the 29th day of April next, A Tract of Land, Knoicn by the Parham Tract, Formerly the properly of said Bust in. Terms, one-third cash, the balance in two annual instalments. ELI Ji. JVIIITAKER. 25th March, 1S28. 33-4 PERFECTION. WILL STAND at my stable at Mount Prospect this season, and will be let to marcs at the moderate price of SIX DOLLARS the season, which may be discharged by the payment of Five Dol lars, if paid within the season THREE Dollars by the leap, (the money to be paid down for the leap) and TEN Dol lars to insure, the insurance money to be paid as soon as it is ascertained that the mare is in foal and Twenty-five Cents to the Groom in all cases. perfection, IS A BEAUTIFUL ROAN, Now in his prime he is about sixteen hands high, and would vie with any horse in the State for form and muscu lar strength; he is of good blood and descended from an excellent stock of horses; he has proved himself to be a very sure foal getter, and his colts are likely, where they have had a chance and come out of mares of any account. EXUM LEWIS. March, 1S2S. 30 Notice. COMMITTED to the Jail of Edge combe county, N. C. on the ICth of November, 1827, a negro fellow, who says his name is HENRY, that he is the property ot JIr. James Ukrey or Akrey, and that he was purchased by Mr. Okrey from Mr. Amos Rawls, of Nansemond county, Va. Henry is a- bout 30 years of age, 5 feet 9 or 10 in- ches in height, spare built, no marks perceivable. The owner is requested to come torward, prove nis property, pay charges and take him away, or he will be dealt with as the law direccs. FRED. BELL, Jailor. Nov. 1S27. 15 ;t?"The Raleigh Star will please insert the above until otherwise directed, and for ward the account to this office for collec tion. 1 d List of Letters, Remai?iing in the Post-Office at Ha lifax, N. C. on the 1st of April 1S28, which if not taken out be fore the 1st of July next, will be sent to the General Post-Office as dead letters. Avery J H Esq Hugles N B Amis J D Esq Harison Wm Arlington Lewis Jones Jas Bynum J A Esq 3 Jones C Col Burton II G Esq 2 Jenkins M Burrow Thos 2 Johnston M R Mrs Burrow Nancy Kehukee BapCh'h 2 Berry R B 2 Long Eli za Mrs Brown MaryE Miss Mason Henry 3 Burges A S H Dr Montford H G Esci Baley Z Mabry Green Bryn Asa , Morris Henry Carson T H Esq 10 Mathews S B Miss Clerk Halifax C C't Mathewslsham Esq Cockron Adam Moss Polly Carter Saml Myrick E Capt. Cole Joshua Esq Neville Godman Crawley D Norwood W Carter Weldon Povvcns & Brewer Crowell Jno Esq PettwayM H Esqll Clanton J T Dr Pope Wm H Esq Clanton F M Miss Pollock Geo Esq S Davie A J Maj 2 Ponton M T Esq 4 Daniel R B Esq 2 Pritchett Jeptha Dupree Henry Pair Robt Doggelt Wm Col Pepper John &Ste'n Dickons Edmons Powell Asa Eaton B C Maj Smith B Esq 4 Edwards J E Shelton Thos S GranberryM Miss 2 StafTord Eliza Mrs Guyan Hixey Smith CharPeMiss Gregory Thos Steptoe G N Dr Gladdish J B Taylor E A Mrs Harrison M Mrs 2 Taylor J W Humphreys TB Rev Underhill F Mrs Hunt TCapt Wimbish J H Col Harvey Gid Watson Thos Hawkins R Mrs Willcox R J 2 Hawkins W D Esq Watson Thos D Hines Martin Wellcr Sidney Rev Harris M 12G JOS. L. SIMMONS, P. M. A List of Letters, Remaining in the Post-Office at Tar borough, N. C. the 1st day of April, 1828, which if not called for and taken out by the 1st day of July next, will be sent to the General Post-Office as dead letters. Anderson WTilliam McWilliams Geo Bell Marmaduke Michener Joseph Butt Sally Miss Mayo John L Barnes Wm D Mayo David Barrington Joseph May Drury Bryan Dempsey Pender William Barlow Arthur K Parker Theophilus Barfield Wm Parker Richard Bullock Edwin Porter Elisha Barren James 2 Pope Wm Bell Frederick 2 Parker Henry E Brantley John Peel Miles Braddy Isaac Page John CherryRoder'kEsq Petway Micajah Cromwell Thos C Rainer Allen Draughan Elizabeth Sheriff of Edgec'e4 Farmer Asale Smith Campbell Ford John Shirley Henry Gay John Taylor Mar't Miss Gay Jonathan Taylor H'yor Wm Grimes Thomas Taylor Wm Hammond EdwG Thigpen James Hicks Zachariah Thomas Wm Hart Robt D Teele Abner Howard Wilson Wiggins Thos& Joyner Wilkinson K Hines 5 Killebrevv Geo W Warren Joshua Lawrence Josh Rev Wright Thomas Lowe Exum L 2 Winborn James Mayo Lucinda Miss Whitehead Robt Mendenh allNathan2Wilkinson Levi McWilliams L Mrs York Duncan 70 J. R. LLOYD. P. M. Triniing neatly executed. At this Office,

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