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f- i r" Jl"' t -.-i Ji o ; Vein eS d jrioZe JN'o. 202. Tarborough, Edgecombe County, N. C. Friday, July 4, 1828. Vol. IV. No. 4G. THE "FREE PRESS," By Geo. Howard, y published weekly, (every Friday,) at TWO DOLLARS per year, (or 52 num bers,) if Pail within one month after Sub scribers commence receiving their papers Tvo Dollars b Fifty Cents, if paid within 3ix months and Three Dollars at the expi ation of the year. Subscribers at liberty to continue at any time on paying arrears. .Ve Subscribers residing at a distance must invariably pay in advance, or give a respon se reference in this vicinity. No subscrip tion discontinued unless a notification to that effect is given. Advertisements not exceeding 16 lines will be inserted at 50 cents the first insertion, and pj cents each continuance. Longer ones at Jut rate for every 16 lines. Letters addressed to the Editor must be post paid. Stop the Runaways! RAN OFF from Beaufort, North-Carolina, where they were employed on the Fortifi cations at that place, Seven Negro Velloics, To wit: IIILLIARD, HENRY, LEW IS, ANTHONY, ROY, ISAAC, and FRANK. The three first-named Ne groes were apprehended at Hicks' Ford, (Ireensville county, Va. Anthony and Roy were at the time in company with those 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 complainingof sickness and unable to travel. Frank is a small black fellow, and about 22 years of asrc Isaac is a stout young fellow, about 21 years of age, complexion rather yel low Roy is a slender black fellow, a bout 20 years of ae and Anthony is a stout built black fellow, about 23 years ot age no particular marks recollected. The above Negroes were making their way to Norfolk for the purpose of join ing me. A liberal REWARD will be given for the apprehension of Frank, Isaac, Roy and Anthony and should they be delivered to Mr. Niblo of Petersburg, be will pay for their apprehension and all necessary expenses. J. P. TAYLOR, Capt. 2d Reg't Art. stationed at Old Point Comforty near Norfolk. Nov. 9, 1827. 13 Just received and for Sale, Dr. Chambers' CELEBRATED REMEDY FOR intemperance, Accompanied with a volume of evidence sufficient to insure the confidence of the most incredulous, cf the happy and al most universal, cure of habitual intem peranceand its beneficial effects in in coming & restoring the Constitution. ALSO, Dr. Swaim's Panacea, &o justly celebrated for the cure of scro ta or king's-cvil, ulcers, rheumatism, syphilitic, mercurial, and liver corn Points, and most diseases arising in de pilated constitutions, or from an im pure state of blood, &c. &c. This medi ae is also accompanied with a volume f evidence of its happy effects in resto 1UlS '-o perfect health thousands that had fied all other remedies, and given up in espiir. The Subscribers havinz be come agents for the original inventors proprietors of those valuable medi Jlries, now offer them pure and genuine v "- rublic, assuring them that a con Jwnt supply eoual to the demand, will ularly kept on hand at their store a iarboronab R. S. D. COTTEN. January 24, 1828. THE CELEBRATED HORSE General Marion, WILL STAND the present Season at my Sta ble, half a mile from Ha- , max town, and will be 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 m 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 young colls, 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 either. General Marion, Is a beautiful dark bay, black mane and legs, full 5 feet 23 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. g. dam by Partner, &c. GEN'L MARION was run at Lawrcnceville against Sir Henry, and won the Jockey Club with ease; he travelled to New-Market, and there won the Jockey Club, beating 15et sey Richards and others. lem. Long. Feb. 19, 182 S. 27 ;T7"The Raleigh Star, Warrcnton Repor ter, and Washington Herald will please ejivc the above three insertions, and forward their accounts to the Postmaster at Halifax. The thorough-bred and celebrated IIJICE Ha USE, SHAWANEE, 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 CrowelPs. Cross-roads, and will be let to mares at TEN DOLLARS the single leap, paya- e at the time the mare is coveted; 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 be fed if required with corn and fodder at twenty cents per day. uood and extensive pasturage gratis. Sepa rate fields of small gram are sown lor mares with young colts. Lvery atten tion will be paid to prevent accidents or escapes, but will not be liable for either. grfjatoanee; 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 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 (T7"The Washington Herald, Warrenton onrtprl and Raleigh Star wilt please give the above four insertions, and forward their rr.nunts to the Postmaster at Halifax for Lcollcction, Herrings! Herrings!! JUST RECEIVED, and for sale at Sparta, 200 barrels Cut Herrings,' Which will be sold low for Cash or produce. E. PRICE CO. May 13, 1S28. 39 Notice. Oil vnem JL J for Cash!! fjORN, Fodder, Bacon, Tar, Lime, Castor Oil, Gentlemen's best Fur Hats and Caps, Mackarel, (in whole and half barrels,) Flour, 1st and 2d quality. Some prime New Herrings and Shad. ALSO, some superior Scuppernong Wine together with many other arti cles, which will be sold very low for Cash only', by t JOS. L. SIMMONS. Halifax, N.C. March 10, 1S2S. (01 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 with any article on consignment, may rely on the strictest attention and punc tuality. J. L. S. THE Co-partnership heretofore exist- ufcinccu me ouoscnoers, unaer. the firm of CRANE 8r KINGSBURY, Is this day dissolved by mutual con sent. Persons indebted to them bv note or account, are requested to call on Jos. R. Lloyd, Esq. who is duly autho rized to settle the same. ABRAHAM CRANE, Jr. RUSSELL KINGSBURY. Tarboro', 13 June, 1828. 44-3 . Sylvester Smith, TAILOR, ISHES 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. HPHE Subscribers having located them selves in the town of Halifax, for the purpose ot carrying on the Coach-making Business, In all its various branches, Inform their friends and the public 'tene t-ally, 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. IVM. A. TAYLOR 4. CO. Halifax, May G, 182S. 38 Notice, HE Subscriber respectfully informs the Public, that he has taken the well-known stand in the town of Hali fax, formerly occupied by William P. Clopton, where he intends to carry on THE SADDLING And llarness-mukins Business. In all Us .branches. Work shall be executed in the neatest and best manner charges as reasonable as can be afforded and I will be thank ful to ail those who may favor me with their custom. A. JVOMBLE. Halifax, June 19, 1828. Notice. A LL Persons are hereby cautioned a gainst purchasing from Isaac D. Gui on, the land of Thos. Guion, deceased the Subscriber having a lien on said and, under authority of the will of said deceased, for the sum of $ 1500, which must be paid before the said Isaac D. Guion is entitled to the land. IVM. R. DUPREE. Jan. 24, 1828. 23 To Sportsmen. - TUST PUBLISHED, and for sale at Rules to be observed in conducting v Show of a Main of Cocks." Price 25 Cents. Tarboro', June. 1828. Constables' Blanks for sale At this Office. de- iDjtforb SUanemies. rSHE Summer Session of these Acade- mies opens as follows: the Female, under the care of the Rev. Jos. Labaree, on. Monday June 16th, and the Male opens on Monday 23d of June, James D. Johnson Principal as heretofore. Thos. B. Littlejohn, Pres. Oxford, May 10. 44-3 Shocco Springs, Nine miles South of Warrenton, and iv i thin three miles of the main Stage Road leading from IVarr en ton to Raleigh, where the Stage passes every day. fJHIS well-known, healthy and lightful Watering Place, will a' be open by the 10th of June next, for the reception of Visiters, where every attention will be devoted to rrake them comfortable. The Subscriber tenders her grateful acknowledgments to former patrons, and flatters herself with a hope of future encouragement, as every exer tion will be used to retain their good will and the good opinion of all who may visit the Springs. There will be instru mental Music, Dancing Parties, &c. for those who are fond of such amusements. Owing to the scarcity of money the pri ces of board will be less than heretofore Gentlemen and Ladies each per month $22 50; for less time than a month Si per day; Children and Ser vants half price. Horses by the month $15; for a less time 60 cents per day. ANN JOHNSON. Shocco Springs, Warren County, May, 14, 1828. 40-8 Notice. COMMITTED to the Jail of Edge- combe county, N. C. on the 16th of November, 1627, a negro fellow, who says his name is HENRY, that he is the property of Mr. James Okrey 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 forward, prove his property, pay charges and take himaway, or he will be dealt with as the lavv direcis, FRED. BELL, Jailor. Nov. 1827. 15 07"The Raleigh Star will please insert the above until otherwise directed, and for ward the appovjnt to this office for colleo :ion .