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Li o) tqI Whole Xo. 19 a. rari0r0? Courify, X. C. Friday, May 16, 1828. L3 THE "FREE PRESS,'' By Geo. Howard, Is puMished weekly, (every Friday,) at fll'O DOLLARS per year, (or 52 num bers,) if Paiu wthin one month after Sub bribers commence receiving their papers )..,0 Dollars isf Fifty Cents, if paidAvithui months and Three Dollars at the expi ation of the year. Subscribers at liberty to discontinue at any time on paying arrears. Xe:i Subscribers residing at a distance must variably pay in advance, or give a respon se reference in this vicinity.. No subscrip i discontinued unless a notification to that effect is given. Advertisements not exceeding 16 lines will tje 'inserted at 50 cents the first insertion, and 5 cents each continuance. Longer ones at that rate for every 16 lines. Letters addressed to the Editor must be Stop the Runaways! RAN OFF from aufort, North-Carolina, where they were employed on the Fortifi cations at that place, Seven Segro Felloivs, To wit: HILLIARD, HENRY, LEW IS, ANTHONY, KOY, ISAAC, and FRANK. The three first-named Ne groes were apprehended at Hicks Ford, Greensville county, Va. Anthony and Kov were at the time in company with those apprehended, but effected their es cape, r rank was lett by the party some 20 or 30 miles beyond Halifax, N. C. an I-.iic 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 age, complexion rather yel low toy U a slender black fellow, a bout 20 years of ae and Jlnthony is a stout built black fellow, about 23 years ofaeno particular marks recollected. The above Negroes were making their vay U) Norfolk for the purpose of join ing me. A liberal REWARD will be given for the apprehension of Frank, Isaac, ,and Anthony, and should they be delivered to Mr. Niblo of Petersburg, "5 will pay for their apprehension and j'l necessary expenses. J. P. TAYLOR, Capt. 3d Reft Art. stationed at Old Point Comfort, near Norfolk. Nov. 9, 1S27. 13 Jusl received and for Sale, Dr. Chambers' CELEBRATED REMEDY FOR intemperance, companied with a volume of evidence Sclent j insure the confidence of the I3Qst increduIous, of the happy and .al most universal, cure of habitual intem perar.ee and its beneficial effects in in Soratinsj & restoring the Constitution. ALSO, Dr. Swaim's Panacea, nstly celebrated for the cure of scro J,1,!. kiug's-evil, ulcers, rheumatism, piiaic, mercurial, and liver com i .?.lnt3 and most diseases arising in de """aled constitutions, or from an im itate of blood, &c. &c. This medi ae h also accompanied with a volume Alienee of its happy effects in resto lr?? io perfect health thousands that had del l!er remeuies,and given up in ;nir. The Subscribers having be agents for the original inventors Proprietors of those valuable medi t.j pW offer them pure and genuine 1 ablic, assuring them that a con s,,nnlv equal to the demand, will kept on hand at their store ; gh. S. D. GOTTEN. 1S28. THE CELEBRATED HORSE General Marion. WILL , STAND the present Season at mv Sta ble, half a mile from Ha- I L ; - v " auu- Will UC et 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 sure 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 for mares with youns; colts, and they will be fed if required at twenty-five cents per day. Every attention will be naid to nmvont I I - "v-nuuilW Ul tO" capes, but no liability for either. 5cncral flj&arfon, Is a beautiful dark bay, black mane and legs, full 5 feet 21 inches high, now right 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. jr. g. dam by Partner, &c. GEN'L MARION was run at Lawrenceville against Sir Henry, and won the Jockey Club with ease; he travelled lo New-Market, and there won the Jockey Club, beating Bet sey Richards and others. LEM. LONG. Feb. If). LS2S. ISO lThe Raleigh St:ir, Warrcnton Repor ter, and Washington Herald will please give the above three insertions, and forward their accounts to the Postmaster at Halifax. The thorough-bred and celebrated RACE HOUSE, . SHAWANEE, K WILL STAND the ensu- J&vSainS season at my stable, in the 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 time 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 is 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 he 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 mares with young colts. Every atten tion will he paid to prevent accidents or escapes, but will not be liable for either. Ijatoanee, IS A BEAUTIFUL CHESNUT SORREL, five feet one inch and a half high, ten years old this spring. PEDIGREE. SHAWANEE was got by the cele brated horse Tecumseh, he by Archie out of Thomas B. Hill's imported mare. His clam by old Citizen, his grandam by Alderman, his g. grandam by Roebuck, his g. g- grandam by Herod, his g. g. g. orandam by Partner, &c. & JOHN CROWE LL. Feb. 25, 1828. 28 17-Th e Washington Herald, Warrcnton Reporter, and Raleigh Star will please give the above four insertions, and forward their accounts to the Postmaster at Halifax for collection. New Herrings. JUST RECEIVED, and for sale bv the Subscribers, 150 barrels TrinVd Herrings, Which will be sold low for Cash. D. RICHARDS! an 36 Cheat j 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 manv nthpr arti cles, which will be sold very low for wan uuiy, oy JOS. L. SIMMONS. Halifax, N.C. March 10, 1828. (tPI would take th is onnortunitv of saying to the public, that my intention ! . 1 T T- T- . -r is to uo a urjIN fciKAL Commission Business: Therefore, persons who may favor me wilh any article on consignment, may rely on the strictest attention and punc tuality. ' J, L. S. Notice. T WILL SELL, LEASE, or RENT, mv Lot and houses at Enfield.- The stand for a Store is equal to any country siana in the Stale.. ..and not inferior to many country stands for a house of entertainment. The building consists of aconrenient two story dwelling-house, well-finished, wilh four fire-places, store-house, ware house, gin-house (and gin,) and other out-hbuses....possession given immedi ately... .terms accommodating. J. II. SIMMONS. Cth Feb. 1828. 25 Notice. f pHE Subscribers having located them - selves in the town of Halifax, for the purpose of carrying on the Coachmaking Business, In all its various branches, Inform their friends and the public gene rally, that they will work on the'most moderate terms, and that their work shall be done in the most fashionable and durable manner, and solicit a portion of public patronage. JVM. A. TAYLOR $ CO. Halifax, May 6, 1828. 38 PERFECTION J 9 WILL STAND at my stable at Mount Prospect this dOJUaJi. season, and will be let to mares 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 hijrh, and would vie with any horse in the State tor lorm and muscu lar strength; he is of sood bj00(j ancj 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. 182S. 30 Mansion-House, IN HALIFAX. HHHE Subscriber has ieased for three years the well known stand in Hali fax, late in the occupancy of Capt. E.P. Guion, tvhere tie intends keeping a House of Entertainment, And hopes, that those who were in the habit of calling there heretofore, (and the public generally,) will call again and examine for themselves whether the lare. attention, &c. will be such as will meet their approbation. The House will be opened by May Court, ready for the reception of twenty or thirty gen tlemen. J May, 6, 1S23. J. H. SIMMONS. 38-6 Herrings Shad. JUST RECEIVED, and for sale by the Subscriber, some prime JVcw Herrings & Shad, Of a superior quality, which can be had on application to JOS. L. SIMMONS. Halifax, April 12, 1828. Bacon $ Lard, FOR SALE, TfOR the payment of which the Cash will be preferred, but Bonds with approved security will also be taken. Apply to the Subscriber, near Hebron Meeting-house. HENRY PITMAN. Edgecombe county, N.C. ? - -15th April, 1828. 5 375 Notice, HPHE Subscriber respectfully informs A the Public, that he has commenced THE SADDLING And Harness-making Business, In the Town of Halifax, And will be thankful to all those who may favor him with their custom. Work shall be executed in the neatest and best manner. A. WOMBLE. Halifax, April 22, 1828. Notice. rTAKEN UP in the Subscriber's field, A in Pitt county, near the counties of Ldgecombe and Greene, on the 23d of September last, A BAY HORSE, About 5 feet high, had fwhen taken ud the appearance of being shod all round, has a few saddle marks on his back and is inclined to carry his tail somewhat to one side. Said horse is adjudged to be IS or 20 years old, trots well, and is ve ry mischievous appraised at $25. I have before advertised said horse at the Court-house in Greenville and other public places in the county, and no own er having come for him, 1 deem it ne cessary to have him advertised in the Free Press. The owner of said horse is requested to come forward, pay char ges and take him away, as I do not wish to be troubled with him any longer. GIDION BYNUM. March 5th, 1S28. 37 Notice. A LL Persons are hereby cautioned a- p-ainst nnrrhasincr from Isnar Ts n.n. O 1 O on, the land of Thos. Guion, deceased the Subscriber having a lien on said land, under authority of the will of said deceased, for the sum of S)500f which must be paid before the said Isaae D. Guion is entitled to the land. WM. R. DUPREE, Jan. 24, 182S. in v i it 1 Yii A.