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Free press. (Halifax, N.C.) 1824-1830, July 11, 1828, Image 1

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- - , ranss w4mm& to) : r ' ifB Pi5SS SKOf -v XV c ,.W5KMk- lliB e-i "Vd-kLIDCd V . Whole No. 203. Mo Erf.ecomJe Co; 0. Friday, July 11, 1828. Vol IV. No. 47. THE "FREE PRESS," 2fy Geo. Howard, Is published weekly, (every Friday,) at I W'O DOLLARS per year, (or 52 num bers.) 'f P-1 within one month after Sub bribers commence receiving their papers Tvi Dollars isT Fifty Cents, if paid within ix months and 2 tree Dollars at the expi ration of the year. Subscribers at liberty to discontinue at any time on paying arrears. Xx3 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. Advertisements not exceeding 16 lines will beinserted at 50 cents the first insertion, and 25 cents each continuance. Longer ones at that rate for every 16 lines. Letters addressed to the Editor must be ve !: aid. Stop the Runaways! RAN OFF from Beaufort, North-Carolina, where the' were employed on the Fortifi cations at that place, Seven Negro Fellorvs, To wit: HILL! ARD, 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 these apprehended, but effected their es cape. Frank was left by the party some 20 or 30 miles beyond Halifax, N. C. n I -a 3 c some 5 or 10 miles on this side of Halifax, both complaining of sickness and njiaMe to travel. Frank is a small Hack fellow, and about 22 years of age Isaac is a stout young fellow, about 21 years of age, complexion rather yel Wvltoj; is a slender black fellow, a hvit 20 years of ae and Anthony is i stout built black fellow, about 23 years cfae no particular marks recollected. The above Negroes were making their ay to Norfolk for the purpose of join ins: me. A liberal REWARD will be given or the apprehension of Frank, Isaac, Roy and Anthony, and should they he delivered to Mr. Niblo of Petersburg. lie will pay for their apprehension and 11 necessary expenses. J. P. TAYLOR, Oapt. 3d Reg't Art. stationed at Old Point Comfort j near Norfolk. Nov. 9, 1827. 13 inr . Stop the Thief. N Thursday; the 24th fast, a man came to my house, and after remain through the day, he dee.imno u - W ' ll,U 111 I III night taking with him a small cat-ham'd roan horse., about 8 years old, and in good order-he also took a plaid cloak nearly new, a pair, of blue cloth panta oons, and a waistcoat. His name is not known-he is about 5 feet 10 inches high, dark complexion, 25 or 30 years bf age, and had on dark colored clothe. I will give a reward of Ten Dollars for the recovery of the property, and would be much gratified in having the fellow punished, if he could also be secured any information respecting them will be thankfully received. JOSHUA S. CLARK. Gardner's Bridge, Martin County, N.C. June 2S, 1S2S 2S. 46-3 l f VT 0 Ju3l received and for Sale, Dr. Chambers' rKLEERATED REMEDY FOR intemperance, Vi nip uiied with n volume of evidence (Ti Mrp. jnsure ijQ confidence of the nv incredulous, of the happy and al wt universal, cure of habitual intern fxricc and its beneficial effects in in oratins; & restoring the Constitution. ALSO, Dr. Swaim's Panacea, p justly celebrated for the cure of scro f,Jia or kingVcvil. ulcers, rheumatism, ?ypluliiic, mercurial, and liver com pints, and most diseases arising in de bilitated constitutions, or from an im pure state of blood, &c. &c. This medi-fin-isalso accompanied with a volume nt evidence of its happy effects in resto ngto perfect health thousands that had rieel all other remedies, and given up in "spir. The Subscribers having be ap;?nts for the original inventors 1 proprietors of those valuable medi- L,ifcs, n.nv offer them pure and genuine iiifj i ublic, assuring them that a con- sp;'.v equal to the demand, will rculariv kent on hand at t.hnir store 111 Taiborouh. he R. $ .Sr. D. GOTTEN. auary 2 1, 1S28. The thorough-bred and celebrated HACK ROUSE, 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 marcs at TEN DOLLARS the single leap, paya hle at the time the mare is covered; TWENTY Dollars the season, lm-ablc 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 Cent to the Grcom 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 sewn for mares with young colts. Every atten tion will be paid to prevent accidents or escapes, but will not be liable for either. !)afcoanee, 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 13. 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 CROJVELL. Feb. 25, 1S28. 28 ;y"Thc 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. Notice. ALL Fersons are hereby cautioned a gainst purchasing from Isaac D. Gui 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 $1500, which must be paid before the said Isaac D. Guion is entitled to the land. IV M. R. D UP REE. Jan. 24, 1S2S. S3 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, IS2S. 39 Cheap for Cash!! fjORN, Fodder, Bacon, Tar, Lime, Castor Oil. Genilempn' hoet l?n. - -r - - u UUl J. Ut Hats and Cans. Mar.ltnrpl. fn half barrels,) Flour, 1st and 2d quality. ...v. jiituic xiuu nerrings anu onau. v ASO, some superior Scuppernong Wine together with mnnv ntlr arti cles, which will be sold, very low for Cash only, by JOS. L. SIMMONS. Halifax, N.C. March 10, 1828. (tTl would take this onnortunitv of saying to the public, that my intention is 10 ao a uiiN lual Commission Easiness: ' Therefore, persons who may favor me with any article on consignment, may rely on the strictest attention and punc tuality. Jt S. Notice. PHE 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. IVM. A. TAYLOR CO. Halifax, May G, 182S. 38 Mineral Springs. "DRICE of Board the present Season X at HUNTERS VILLE: F or Ladies & Gentlemen per week,S5 2 Horse per day, . - . -0 50 Children and Servants half price. fVM. K. KEARNY. Warren County, N. C. 26th June, 1S28. 5 46-3 Sylvester Smith, TAILOR, 1SHES 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 IS. 1S2S. 41 To Sportsmen. JUST PUBLISHED, and for sale at this ofiice, a few copies of "Rides to be observed in conducting t) Show of a Main of Cocks.if Price 25 Cents. Tarboro', June. 182S. Mrs. D. Womble, TTAS just returned from the North, and is opening a most superb and extensive assortment 01 Ladies' Fancy Goods, Direct from the City of New-York, Comprising a general assortment in her line ot business Among them are Leghorn Flats, different numbers, Paten summer Bonnets of the latest N. York fashions, Straw Bonnets, in great variety, Children's Leghorn, Straw and Silk Bonnets, Wreaths and bunches of artificial flow ers, a great variety, Plain and figured Silks and Satins, Gros de Naples, &c. assorted colors, Gauzo handkerchiefs, Bobinelt Veils, of different prices, Superb head dresses, . Thule, bobinett and blown Lace, White, black and patent Crape, Gauze, satin and lutestring Ribands, as sorted colors, Gimp, fancy and silk Cord, &c. &c. Mantua-making, in all its variety, executed with despatch in a superior style and after the latest N.Ycrk fashions. "Halifax. April 14, 1828. Shocco Springs j Nine miles South of Warrcnton, and tvithin three miles of the main Stage Road leading from Warren ton to Raleigh, where the Stage passes every day, npiIIS well-known, healthy and de A lightful Watering Place, will again be open by the 10th of June next, for the reception of Visiters, where every attention will be devoted to rcake therri 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 S22 50; for less time than a month $1 per day; Children and Ser vants half price. Horses by the month S15; for a less time 60 cents perda ANN JOHNSON. Shocco Springs, Warren County, May, 14, 1S2S. 40-8 3 Hoofe at SW rpHE Subscriber offers for sale his TRACT OF LAND, containing 800 acres, lying on the waters of Fox Swamp and Sycamore, about two miles east of Louisburg. Gentlemen wishing to purchase a .healthy situation in 'an agreeable neighborhood, ate invited to call on the Subscriber residing on the premises. " THOS. T. RUSSELL. Franklin Co. May 16, 1828. Mount Welcome FOR SALE. THE Subscriber offers for sale hie TRACT OF LAND, containing . c 664 acres, lying on the waters of Fox: Swamp, two miles east of Louisburg. Persons wishing to purchase a healthy, fertile, and well improved place, in an agreeable neighborhood, are invited to call and view this place. Payments will be made to suit the purchaser. G. W. FREEMAN. Franklin Co. May 16, 1S28. 41eo6 Notice. COMMITTED to the Jail of Edge V combe county, N. C. on the 16th of November, 1827, 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 him away, or he will be dealt with as the law directs. FRED. BELL, Jailor. Now 182 7. , 15 7The Raleigh Star will please insert the above until otherwise directed, and for ward the account to' this office for collcc- hi 1 1

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