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Free press. (Halifax, N.C.) 1824-1830, June 13, 1828, Image 1

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i'.sv Whole Xo. 199. Thorough, Edgecombe County, K G. Friday, June I 3, 1828, Vol iv.m. 43. THE "FREE PRESS," ?r Geo. Howard, s published weekly, (every Friday,) at rn DOLLARS per vcar, (or 52. num- if paid within one month after Sub bribers commence receiving tlicir papers ri Dollys I? Fifty Cents, if paid witliin ncn of the year. Subscribers at liberty to discontinue at any time on paying arrears, ft:? Subscribers residing at a distance must 'ivariahly pay in advance, or give a respon sible reference in this vicinity. No subscrip tion discontinued unless a notification to that Effect is given. ilvertiements not exceeding 16 lines will reinserted at 50 cents the first insertion, and i cents each continuance. Longer ones at hat rate for every 16 lines. Letters addressed to the Editor must be Stop the Runaways! RAN OFF from Beaufort, North-Carolina, where they were employed on the Fortifi cations at that place, Seven Jfeqvo Fellotvs, fa wit: MILLIARD, HENRY, LEW ;, ANTHONY, KOY, 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 t'aose apprehended, but effected their es cape. 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 age, complexion rather yel low Roy is a slender black fellow, a faout 20 years of ae and Anthony is ij-tuut built hlack fellow, about 23 years of age no particular marks recollected The above Negroes were making thei way to Norfolk for the purpose of join ir.g me. liberal KUWAKIJ will be given tor the apprehension of Frank. Isaac Roy and Anthony , and should they be delivered to Mr. Niblo of Petersburg: he will pay for their apprehension and ill necessary expenses. J. P. TAYLOR, Ccipt. 3d Reg't Art. stationed at Old Point Comforty near Norfolk. Nov. 9, 1S27. 13 THE CELEBRATED HORSE General Marion WILL STAMn present Season at mv Sta ble, half a mile from Ha- , max town, and will be et to marcs at TEN 1)OLT.at?q r.nou 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 foalwith Fifty Cents to the Groom in every instance. The SMsnn will commence the 1st day of March next, and end on the 10th of July. Particu- iai juenuon win be paid to mares sent to remain with the horse: senaratft lots are provided for mares with young colts, ami mey will be ted if required at twenty-five cents per day. Every attention will be paid to prevent accidents or es capes, but no liability for either. General arioit; Is a beautiful dark bay, black mane and legs, full 5 feet 2i inches high, now eicrht years old. in irood nrdpr. ftp He was got by old Sir "Archie his dam by Citizen, his cranriam by Alderman. his g. gran dam by Roebuck, his g. g. g. dam by Herod, his g. g. g. g. dam by Partner, &c. GEN'L MARION was run at Lawrenceville against Sir Henry, and won the Jockey Club with ease; he travelled to New-Market, and there won the Jockey Club, beating Bet sey Richards and others. LEM. LONG. Feb. 19, 182S. 27 !T7The Raleigh Star. Warrcnton Reoor ter. and Washington Herald will nlease cive the above three insertions, and forward their accounts to the Postmaster at Halifax. New Herrings. JUST RECEIVED, a,nd for sale bv me ouoscriuers, loO barrels TrinVd Herrings. Which will be sold low for Cash. . D. RICHARDS CO. April 24, 1828. 36 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 manv other arti cles, which will be sold very low for asn only, by JOS. L. SIMMONS. Halifax, N.C. March 10, 182S. 031 would take this opportunity of aying to the public, that my intention to do a UKJNKKAJLi Commission Business: Therefore, persons who may favor me witb anv article on consignment, mav 0 7 j eiy on the strictest attention and punc tuality. J. L. S. Just received and for Sale, Dr. Chambers' CELEBRATED REMEDY FOR intemperance, Accompanied with a volume of evidence sufficient to insure the confidence of the raost incredulous, of the happy and al most universal, cure of habitual intem perance and its beneficial effects in in vigorating & restoring the Constitution. ALSO, Dr. Swaim's Panacea, justly celebrated for the cure of scro ta or king's-evil, ulcers, rheumatism, syphilitic, mercurial, and liver corn Points, and most diseases nrisinir in de pilated constitutions, or from an im pure stale of blood, &c. &c. This medi ul'Cis also aceomnamed with a volume f evidence of its happy effects in resto '"'lto perfect health thousands that had sred all other remedies, and given up in Jespair. The Subscribers having be agents for the original inventors iai proprietors of those valuable medi CUies, now offer them pure and genuine t0 the Public, assuring them that a con 'ant supply equal to the demand, will ?e regularly kept on hand at their store U laroorough. R. S. D. GOTTEN January "24, 1823. The thorough-bred and celebrated UACE HOUSE, SIIAWANEE, WILL STAND the ensu ing 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 hie at the lime the mare is covered TWENTY" Dollars the season, payable at the expiration ot the season; anu rHIRTY Dollars to insure a mare to be in foal, payable as soon as the mare is ascertained to be in loal; witn rijiy Cents to the Groom in every instance The season to commence on the is h and end the 20th day o July. Particular attention will be paid to mares sent to remain with the horse and can be fed if required with corn and r.iirt. ot fH-nntu rents ner dav. uoou 1UUVIV1 Ul fc..w I J and extensive pasturage gratis. Sepa rate fields of small grain are sown io mnrnfi with vounsr colts. Every atten (inn nr 511 he n.nid to prevent accidents or 1 ... ' ! i i r :u- escapes, but will not oe naDie iur euci, atoanee, tci a BEAUTIFUL CHESNUT SORREL, five feet one inch and a half hi"h, ten years old this spring vnniGREE. SFIAWANEE was got by the cele brated horse Tecumseh, he by A out of Thomas B. Hill's imported r le Arch mare His dam by old Uitizen, nis granuam J. . 1 V T1 1. Alderman, his g. granuam uy ixovuu his g. g. grandam by Herod, his g. g. g sranuam oy raii,. JOHN CROWELL. Vh QZ. 1828. 28 .Tt. WachinP-ton Herald, Warrenton Reporter, and Raleigh Star will please gic the above four insertions, and forward their IcLunts to the Postmaster at Halifax for collection Goods at Half Price! MARSHALL & ARNOT, HAVING determined tn . iv V1U9C business, will soil tv,;. c i, . ' . -- Ultu U LULfi UU hand at COST, and many articles less aware of the reduced 'prices of Dry Goods, they offer many articles at Half of their former Prices. They solicit me attention ol their Inends and the public generally, and inform them that altho' they have not received any Goods U ! . : i . - uiu spring, yet .tney have many articles as desirable and as good as those just receivea. Halifax Town, May 31, 182S. RTWe have on hand a few barrels of prime Cut Herrings: which are of fered at the lowest market price. Also, a lew barrels good Apple Brandy. Notice. WILL SELL, LEASE, or RENT, mv Lot and houses at Enfield. The stand for a Store is equal to any country stand in the Mate.. ..and not inferior to many country stands for a house of en tertainment. The building consists of a convenient two story dwelling-house, well-finished with lour lire-places, store-house, ware louse, gm-house (and gin,) and other out-houses.. ..possession given immedi ately.. ..terms accommodating. J. II. SIMMONS. 6th Feb. 1828. 25 Valuable Land FOR SALE. ON THURSDAY, the 26th of June next, will be exposed to Public Sale. at Providence, (the residence ol Mai Lunsford R. Cherry,) in the county of Edgecombe, a valuable 3Tract of Hanfi, The property of Hansel Linch, contain ing about three hundred and twenty acres; lying on Swift Creek, and adjoin ing the lands ot Maj. JL. K. Lherry, the heirs of Moody Porter and others. To those who wish to purchase a small farm, I recommend this; not only lor the qua lity of its soil, the conveniency of its buildings and the healthiness of its situa tion; but, also, for the superiority of its range for hogs, cattle, &c. The terms, which will be accommoda ting, (credit entirely,) will be made known on the day of sale. R. PITTMAN, Ally, in fact of H. Linch. May 28, 1828. 41-4 Notice. rpHE Subscribers having located them selves in the town of Halifax, for the purpose of carrying on the Coach-making 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. fVM. A. TAYLOR fy CO. Halifax, Mav 6, 1828. 38 ( Mansion-House in Halifax! HHHE Subscriber has leased for three jaiaiuc weu Known sianu in Kali fax, late in the occupancy of Capt. E.P. Guion, where he intends keeping a House of Entertainment, And hopes that those who were in the habit of calling there heretofore, (and me puonc generally,; will call again and examine for themselves whether the fare, 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 o-en-tlemen. to j". H. SIMMONS. May 6, 1825. 35.6 Herrings! Herrings! ! UST RECEIVED, and for sale at 93 Sparta, 200 barrels Cut Herrings, Which will be sold low for Cash or produce. E. PRICE CO. May 13, 1828. 39 Look T HAVE RECEIVED, and offer fa A sale, one hundred barrels of Cut Herrings, Wa ranted to be good price $4, cash, per barrel. JOSHUA WATSON. Palmyra, May 27, 1828. 41-3 Sylvester Smith, TAILOR, WISHES to inform the Public that ' he has commenced the Tailoring Business, IN THE TOWN OF HALIFAX, Two doors above the Bank, Where he intends to execute his work in the most neat and fashionable style, and at the shortest notice. Halifax, May 18, 1828. 41 Notice, rpHE Subseriber respectfully informs - the Public, that he has commenced THE SADDLING And Harness-making Business, In the Town of Halifax, And will be thankful to all those wh may favor "him with their custom. Work shall be executed in the neatest and best manner. A. JVOMBLE. Halifax, April 22,1 82S. Pi- till C4;. . ill w j.;; 0, 1 :

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