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patronize and elevate this our only Collegiife In-! the table and ordered to he printed. Through the po
titution. And now that it is about to have the ' litcness of (Jen. l'lkf and to whom we hero make our
command of more ample funds, and to start with acknowledgements for the five r, we hive received a
new strength and eclat, by the election of a Presi- J pamphlet copy of the Rejort, but have only room now
lent of distinguished talents and jopularity, Me j for the Resolutions i!ie entire report sdull appear as
would invoke unn its fortunes the patriotic smiles 1 sxm 113 practicable.
or mo! grxxl jople ol our fctate, as well as the,
ioiieiictions and kind auspices ol Heaven.
Rf AT C CELU.VI.
Saturday Morning-, December 19, 183 5.
07" A number of interesting articles have been
crowded out, which are now on file, arid fhall appear as
soon as we can make rom. Anion them the Rejort of
the Committee of the two Housed of the Legislature cn
so much of the Governor's Message as relates to the in
cendiary publications; an extract from (Jov. Tazewell's
(f Virginia,) Message, on tlic same subject, and an able
article in the Southern Literary Journal on Slavery.
JIj patient, reader, you chall have them thortly.
Our correspondent " Roirtiii" will please bar with
us. His communication shall appear next week.
OCT Debate on the Land Resolutions. The Re
gister, of the loth instant contains the Speech of .Mr.
Clinirinan of Surry, made on introducing his Land Re
solutions. This ellbrt of .Mr. Clirigmau, for its marked
ability, is sjviken of in the highest terms of commcad
ation; an I from a hasty lance at it, for we hive not
had time to read it attentively, we think it quite an able
production. We will spread it before our readers with
as much speed as jossihJc.
CcV" The President's Message. To the exclusion of
much other matter, we give the greater part of this
document iii this week's paper, and shall finish it in our
next. Until then we reserve our comments.
STATE 1 .1 :( IISI . ATUIi E.
Owing to the extreme length of the President's pres
tige, and our desire to give as much of it as possible in
our present no., we are compelled to omit our report of
t!ie proceedings of the legislature; making, however,.
an Elitorial Abstract of the most interesting nutters.
In the Senate, the greater part of several days hive
b'-eti spent in discii-sing, and propositi amendments to
a set of Resolutions on the su'j .-ct of the Public Lands,
introduced by .Mr. Waugh, with-."it coming to a deci
sion upon them. These Resolutions assort the right of
North Carolina to an equal distribution of the proceeds
of these Lands, ami are nearly the same as those intro
duc -d into the Commons by Mr. Clinguian, though not
hi emphatic. Tiie I'dl more elf ctu illy to suppress the
vice of (iamin (the provisions of which are very rigid.
ti n, Mr. Hoke fmisliel his speech commenced on Fr
d ay in opposition to them, lie was followed by Mr.
Wad.b 11 in favor. The question being then loud-
and were published in our last.) passed its second read- "an now iaiKr trom Having to cross the Kivcr w
ingintheSenateon Saturday last, by a vote of 10 to 20 Jn! forth indefinite postponement We have hitherto ncgle
In the House of Commons, on the timed ay, the Land flf ,. hill Me -,!,!. the neodn of Davidson had been ot lnc l-mc,lllt, -News,
Resolutions of Mr. Clinirinan coming up fbr consiJera- f,,r years lon'tin off pieces of Row an, and were not yet : vi:ly & i-sr, in L
ly called fbr, Mr. llybart, of Fayeiteville, finding that f the county were situated also on that portion of Row
''t'tc party" were urnble to def. -at the Resolutions by i,u smifit to be dismembered. In every point of view,
fiir ar;r:iTne:it, ottered a milk-and-water substitute, ny
way of xHj'ping round them, which was promptly re-
ij-;eted, to -to. J ne question uein men on me .io;-
. . r i . f a l . i . i .
tiou of the first Resolution, a division of the Resolution
was called for, as containing two distinct propositions ;
the vote was taken on the first branch of the Resolu
tion, which declares that Con gi ess Ins no right to give
to the n-MV St.at' the lain! within their respective lim
its, and decided in the affirmative, 11-? to fi. Those who
voted in the nejratiw, were Messrs. Thomas Hell, Jy
rnm, Deberry, JetTreys, Fitzraiulolph, and West.
The vote was then taken on the second branch of the
fir.-t Resolution that Congress cannot n.iluce the mi
nimum price of these Lauds and decided in the alfir-
initixe, 1117 to IS. Thfc-c who voted in t!ie ngitive,
were Mi'ssrs. Dyruni, Deberry, Fitzraudolph, LA.( iwyn,
Henry, Ibiok:r, Ilowerton, Hutchison, llybart, Jelfreys,
Jordan, Kenan, Lee, Pickett, Speller, J. 1L Walker,
West, and Williamson.
The second Resolution, w hich declares that, the Na
tional Debt now being paid olf, the pr i eeds of the lands
ought to be divided, &c, was then adopted, 70 to
51, as fallows:
Thnsr irho voted in the njjlrmalivr, irrre Messrs. Ra
ker, Redf.rd, R. S. Hell, lienton, Norland, Urummell,
lbiie. P.vrd. Carson, Chambers, Clarke, Clements, Cling
man. Coor. Collins, Cotten, Davenjtort, Dudley, I'r
win. Foreman, Flemming, Frink. (lary, (lorrel!, (Ira
barn, Cutiirie, Hall, Hammond, Harris, N. Harrison,
Harper, Hassel, Hope, J. Horton, W. Horton, Hoskins,
Howard, Hunt, Jacocks, Jervis, Kelly, King. W. R Lane,
Lillv, Ltnlsav, Iiulermilk, Lvon, Manly, Matthews,
Mre. Muse," M'Clc-se, M'l'iierson, M'Rae, J. II. Per
kins, Pickett, Poindexter, Rayner, Ibnlgers, Rush. Si
ler, Small wood, (leorge Smith, Swindell, Taylor, Tho
mas, Waddell, Walton, Walts, and Witcher.
O Those ir10 toted in the negative, trrrc Messrs. Tho.
Roll, Iiraswull, llryan. Iltirge.-s. liyruin, Cansl r, De
berry, l).lson, Dunn, Fitzran doljdi, J. W. Cuinti, LA.
(Iwvn, J. Harrison, Hawkins, Hooker, Hybart, Hen
ry, Hester, Hill, Hoke, Howerton, Hutchison, Irion, Jef
freys, Jones, Jordan, Judkins, Kenan, I. W. Lane, Ieigh,
Move, J. A. D. M'Neill, Neil, A. Perkins, Pippin, l ow
cll,Riddick, Roebuck, Sanders, Sl.van, J. L Smitli, (liles
Smith, Speller, Stallings, Stockard, Swanner, Tomlin-
w.n, TuUm, J. R. Walker, J. II. Watson, West, Whit
ley, Williamson, and Wooten.
The question now recurring on the adoption of the
last Resolution, which requests the Clovernor to forward
the Resolution to our Senators and Representatives, it
was decided in the affirmative, to 50.
ICt the People of North Carolina put a mark upon
the men who voted against these Resolutions: their
duty to the State was plain before them, but they have
preferred the aggrandizement of party to the interest
Qand welfare of the State they knew the People's will
and did it not; tnerefore they should " be beaten with
many stripes," And let it no longer be said that the
Van Buren party in North Carolina are not opjuised to
the State's having her just and equal portion of the pro
ceeds of the Public Lands: every man to a man who
toted against these Resolutions are thorough-gcing par
tizans of Van Buren.
On Wednesday, Mr. Polk, from the Joint Select Com
mittee on so much of the Coventor's Message as relates
to the Incendiary Publications, Reported u Preamble,
with the following Resolutions, which were laid ujon
Resolved, That we are ready and willing to make a
common cause of this subject with the rest of our sis
ter tlavedioldin States, and hereby invite their co-oj-
eration in passing such laws and regulations as may be
necessary to suppress and prevent the circulation of any
such publications within any of said slave-holding
RexolceJ, That althouh the Constitution secures to
Congress the exclusiv e jurisdiction over the District ce
ded by the States to the Federal (iovernm'iit, yet we
should deprecate any action on the pirt of Conress,
towards liberating the Slaves of the District, without
consent of their owners, as a breach of faith towards
those States, by whom the territory was ceded ; and
will regard such an interference as the first step tow ards
legislative action with reard to their property.
Resolved, Thai his Excellency the (Governor of this
State be requested to transmit a" copy of these Rcsolu-
I tins to each of o.:r Senators and Representatives in
Conress, and to the Executive of each of the States
of this Union.
Mr. Polk, also, from the same committee, at the re
quest of the minority of the said committee, submitted
the following resolutions, which were also laid upon the
table and ordered to !w? printed.
1. Resolved, That .North Carolina alone has the right
to leL-date over the Slaves in her territory, and any
attempt to change their condition, whether made by
Congress, the legislatures, or the People of other States,
will be regarded as an invasion of our rights.
2. Resolved, That .. e are ready and willing to make,
on this subject, a common cause with the rest of our
sifter slave-holding States, and hereby invite their co
operation in passing such laws and regulations as may
be necessary to suppress and prevent the circulation of
any incendiary publications within any of the slave
3. Resolved, That the thanks of this State are due,
and the kindest feelings of the citizens thereof are
cherished towards their brethren uf the North, who
have magnanimously sustained the principles of our
i eileral i lovernmenL, and recognized and maintained
our rights against the fanatics of those States.
.1 t!, ,J....l Tl... ...... . .;- -
are resnoctfiillv ronr.est ..l t..,.:.rt ,.,,-,! 1,vk ,,r.,lI.it- !
in the printing w ithin their respective limitsall such
publications as may have a tendency to make our slaves j
dioritented u-ifh their nr,.,.nt ,,.',t;,.n r irt, fl.no,
to insurrection "
-' Resolved'. That nlthon-rh bv the Con.l itntion. all
legislative power over the District of Columbia is vest
ed in the Conress of the United States, yet we would
deprecate any legislative action on the part of that body
towards the liberatin the slaves in that District, as a
,.-... r.'. r.C ..!. t -! . l?t. 1 1. ...
r.torv was oroVmallv n,le,l a,! will re,r:,r.1 s,,rh inter-1
fereiicc as the'first step towards a general emancipation ,
of tin; slaves of the South.
it. Resolvd. That the Governor be. and he is hereby .
t.-d to forward a copy of this Preamble and Re- ,
ons to eacli of our Senators and Representatives
in Congress, and to the Executive of each of the States
of the Union, with a request that the same be submit
ted to their respective legislatures.
In the House of Commons on Wednesday the Oth,
the bill from the Senate, to make the Yadkin River the
dividing line between the counties of Rowan and Da-
vidson was read the veeond time
Mr. Brummcl stated the reason w hich rendered the :
passage of the bill desirable, and renreseni.d the irreat
inconveniences under which a portion of the people of
satisfied. If the present bill succeeded, the county line
w ould be brought within six miles of Sal i.-bury, the seat
of justice be entirely thrown out of the centre, and the
people thereby rreatly dissatisfied. 1 he Poor Houses
tne mil w;u, ine.vp.uieni, unjust, ana impolitic.
Mr. Hoke disliked to interfere in these private mat
ters, but felt impelled by a sense of justice to say a j
word in op;xsition to the bill. 1 lie eilect wouiI be lo
tax Rowan county with a new set of l'oor Houses,
w hich he understood had cost the county about :sl ,HM.
The legislature would not certainly do this.
Mr. Urummell referred to the provisions of the bill to
show, that it was contemplated to pay to Rowan county !
the lull value ot the la ml ami improvements UKdi trom ;
it ; though the building's, be
. ,ti. jl- !
More than that, Davidson county was willing to take
and sup;xrt such Paupers as belonged to their side of j
the River. I
The motion lo postpone was negatived, and the bill
passed its second and third readings, and was ordered to
bo iitrullcd; it is therefore a law.
07" The f dlowing extract is from the letter of a
gentleman who is a close observer of passing political
events, and in the correctness of whose views we place
great confidence. Were th-i patriotic sentiments which
pervade this letter more prevalent in the breasts of all
who profess opposition to the President's appointing his
successor, their opxsition might be more effective.
We lake this opivrtunity to return our most grateful
thanks to our correspondent for his kind efforts in our
behalf; and assure him thai, as "sentinels on th watch
tower of liberty," fo guard the sacred trust inviolable
and sound the alarm of approaching danger, to warn
and summon the People to rally around the standard of
liberty and equal rights, shall, as heretofore, be our un
ceasing, vigilant, and sleepless endeavor.
Our correspondent may well be alarmed at the vast
numbers of that infamous sheet, the I i lobe., which are
literally inundating every section of the country with
low, vulgar abuse of every distinguished man who dares
to act f r his country in preference to party, when the
President himself stoops from his station to scatter them
by thousands, free of expense.
"Our section of the country isstoeked with,
and aNjut to be contaminated by, the mischievious in
fluence of the " Washington (Ilolw," the Van Buren
or-'aii." "Without more union and concert of
action in our contest f jr the Presidency, we may just as
well "give up the ship;" and those who have forgotten
principles, thiough their preference for men, will be to
blame tor the failure. Cannot the friends of White and
Harrison di.-card, for once, their preferences of men,
and meet each other in the following ticket, viz: Hugh
L White for President and William II. Harrison for
Vice-President, or, vice versa If not, I venture to
say, we may just as well prepare for the chains of sla
very, or, that which is preferable revolution.
"I awfully fear that freemen, yea, those who have
claimed to be consistent advocates of the republican
doctrines of Jefferson, are, ami will be, gulled into the
supiort of the " hoir apparent" through the instrumen
tality of dcneral Jackson, who I fear is about to prove
a Benedict Arnold a curse to the country.
"May dd Almighty avert these dire calamities, and
bless and prosper us in the enjoyment of our civil, but
more especially, rt Unions privileges, is the prayer of
your well-wishing friend, ."
With our correspondent we perfectly agree, tint un
less greater concert ntul union shall characterize the
action of the opponents of Van Buren, the contest will
be vain. With the army of ibcc-holdrrs enlisted in his
I tupiort, backed by the influence of the olllcial iuwer
nnd patronage ff the President, with a host of hireling I
presses, which daily teem with artfully contrived ap
peals to the basest passions of the sordid mind, for promo
ting liis- elevation, it will require the most jerfect una
nimity and concert of action, with the wakeful vigilance
of men struggling to maintain the last hold in the cita
del of liberty, for the enemies of Van Buren to defeat
To the query of our correspondent whether the sup
porters of White and Harrison could not unite in form
ing one ticket of the two fbr President and Vice Presi
dent we cannot give any definite answer. True, the
success of our free institutions would thus dictate, and
we fiin would hope that such an arrangement may be
effected as to rally the whole strength of the opposition
in a solid phalanx, that corruption ists may be made to
quail under the power of the people.
FIRE IN CIIERAW!
By the following Extra from the office of the Chcraw
Gazette, we learn that a most dreadful Fire occurred
in that town on the Oth instant We truly sympathize
with our hitherto prosperous neighbor in this melan
choly visitation; by which most of her industrious, en
terprizing, and liberal merchants and citizens have be
come severe suirerers.
From the Cheraw (iazette, Extra, of Dce.9. 5 P. M.
MOST DESTRUCTIVE FIRE!
Between 12 and 1 o'clock to-day, the house owned by
A McKcuzie, on the west side of Front street, occupi
ed by J. I. Westervelt as a Drug Store, took tire, and
very soon burned down. The lire extended up the same
side of the street to Kershaw street, and down to the
house occupied by McKenzic and Adams as a Store,
and owned by Mr. John Taylor. The wind blowing
directly across the street, communicated the fire to the
opposite side from the large two-story house occupied
by D. &. J. M alloy as a store. On the east side of the
street, every house on the square between Market and
Kershaw streets was burnt down, as was also the store
of J. C. Wadsworth, on the north side of Kershaw st.
More than half the houses occupied as stores were burnt Blue Ridge at or near the Hickory Nut Gap ascertain
Only two dwelling-houses were destroyed. The loss is ed, and laid before said meeting for its consideration.
variously estimated at from s)(UKK) to su;:)0,(KH
Much less than half, perhaps not a fourth, insured. We
,,avc' I,ot t,mo to particularize the sufferer:
or.q.nated from the chimney of the Drug s
arr'lcd a 1 " c,,)ck-
tore. It was
,uing uerangemcm: in our i.uce, cause.i uy
the removal of our printing materials, we shall hardl
bc aU to istUe a PaI,cr at lI,C UdUal ti,n0 next WCck'
CO"" Congress. Tiie Van Burenitcs hav e a large
majority in the House of Representatives. .Mr. Polk, of
rI,iiiri.:fk U'tj rtOoi1 wnoi 1 fr nvor T r Tlt friiin
l!,c MI,,e Mato- hY a vote of U2 lo Mattering and
blank !)- The IatniiereJ editors of the Globe wcreelect-
cd Public Printers. The vote stood For Blair & Rives,
rV.ffhn G!o!ie-i 1:tt: Gnle A-.Sen ton. (of the Iiitellirrpn-
cr.r ) 59 . i)u;r(,reen, (of the Telegraph,) '; Bradford
. nrnr, rt1l., e.
&. Learned, (of the Sun,) 'JO.
OT We have received a Prospectus for publishing a
weekly pajer in Ruthcrfordton, X. C, to be edited by i
John Gitw By.m m, Esq., and called the Carolina Ga-
z(tl -AIr- bymnn avows h:s intention to support Judge
White for the Presidency, in preference to Van Buren;
and from our personal acquaintance with the Editor, we
bail the anncarance of the Carolina Gazette as a valua-
&i0 accession to the Whig cause in North Carolina.
CtcJ to notice the Prospectus
to be published by Messrs
in coin ton, X. C. The News
will be State Rihts and anti-Caucus. Success.
Virginia. The legislature of Virginia assembled on
the 7th inst. In the Senate, Stafford I'arker was elected
speaker, withoutoposition; and inthe House, Linn Ranks
was re-elected, also without optHtsition. Thos. Ritchie,
of the Rnquirer, was elected Public Printer. All Van
The Markets. There has been no material change
in the markets since last published. At Camden, Cot
ton is on the decline, and a great deal coming in.
Quotations nt 13 to 1 1 '.. Columbia, market depressed.
t :. ., . r.im.len. ChirW,,.! nrip.. If!'
' " "
Mississippi Flections. Returns from nil but six
counties give a majority for Lynch, for dovernor, of 30.
Dickson, (White,) and Claiborne, (Van Buren,) are
elected to Congress. Two thirds of the Legislature
are decidedly White.
Fruits of Abolitionism. The northern people them
selves are beginning to experience some ot the golden
fruits of the labors of ihe Abolitionists. Recently, in
Salem Mass., some young white ladies were standing
conversing at the corner of a public street, w hen a ir
griss, passing on the opposite side, and seeing them unpro
tected, came over and rudely assaulted one of the ladie
without any cause whatever. To avoid any further
interruption, the ladies passed to the opposite side of
the street; the negress, however, followed them, and
actually commenced beating one of them, until her
blows were restrained by a gallant white man, who
had been witnessing the whole scene from his shop
door. The negress was then taken to the police office,
bound over to court, gave security for her appearance,
and was again set at liberty; while the joung lady
w hom she bad assaulted and beat was unable to get out
of her bed for weeks. The wretch of a white man, w ho
restrained her blows instead of levelling her to the
ground, and he w ho went security for her appearance
at court, ought both to bo horse-whipped for their con
(j7 Death of Members of Congress. The Hon
Nathan Smith, one of the Senators in Congress from
Connecticut, died very suddenly in Washington City,
on Sunday morning the Oth inst The following are
the remarks of Mr. Tomlinson, his colleague, announc
ing the sad event to the Senate :
Mr." President : It has become my painful duty to
announce to the Senate the death of the Hon. Nathan
Smitli, late a Senator from the State of Connecticut
Arriving in this City, apparently in the full posses
sion and exercise of all his powers, my colleague and
friend interchanged the kind salutations appropriate to
the occasion, w ith the cordiality and frankness and vi
vacity which characterised his social intercourse, and
secured the attachment and confidence of those with
whom he was intimately asciated. He retired to rest
on Saturday evening, as far as was observed, in the en
joyment of bis accustomed health and spirits. Feeling
indisposed, he rose from his bed and obtained the advice
of a medical friend, who subsequently left his apartment
without the slightest apprehensions of a fatal result
In a short time his altered appearance caused alarm,
and his friend was again called. On his return, the
heart had ceased to beat, and he expired in his chair,
on Sunday morning about half past one o'clock, w ithout
a struggle or a groan. Thus unexpectedly ami awfully
waus our late Oiuciatc and friend suminuiiwl from a state
of probation and trial into the presence of the Divine
Redeemer and Judge, in whom he devoutly professed
to believe and trust May this rcneived demonstration
of the solemn truth, " that in the midst of life we are in
death," produce its proper effect on our hearts and lives,
and be instrumental in preparing us for the judgement
to come and the retributions of eternity.
I he afllictive event which has cast such a gloom over
this body, cannot fail to excite profound sensibility and
reret throughout the Union, as well as in the native ,
State of the deceased, where he has Ion been ranked
among her most able and distinguished lawyers and
statesmen. While we lament the inscrutable Provi
dence, with humble submission, it becomes us to be still,
know in? that the destinies of men and nations are in
the hands of an omnipotent and holy God, whose dis
pensations are merciful and right
The Globe of December 1, has the following :
" We regret to announce to the public, the death of
another M ember of Congress from Connecticut Mr.
Wildman died at his lodgings night before last This
gentleman left home debilitated by previous sickness,
and possibly the exposure and fatigue of his journey
produced the relapse which occasioned Ins sudden deatn.
He was in attendance on the first days of the session."
l-OR THE WESTERN CAROLINIAN.
At a meeting of Delegate from Chester and York
Districts, South Carolina, ihold en at Chester Courthouse
on the 7th instant, to take into consideration the advan
tages of the Route along the Ridge separating the wa
ters of the Catawba and Broad Rivers, tor the contem
plated Rail Road from Charleston to Cincinnati, it was
Resolved, first, That a meeting of Delegates trom
the Districts of Fairfield. Chester, and York, for the
purpose of presenting to the public the advantages of
the route through said Districts for the contemplated
Rail Road from Charleston to Cincinnati, be bold en at
Yorkville on the 1 1th day of January next: and that
the citizens of North Carolina, who may feel themselves
interested in said Route, be, and are hereby, request
ed to send Delegates to said meeting.
Secnndh Resolved, That it be the duty of the citi
zens of York District to have the practicability and ad
vantages of the contemplated Rail Koad crossing the
Resolved, That the above Resolutions be published in
the Columbia Telescope, Yorkville Times, Western Ca-
roliniau, Charlotte Journal, and Carolina (Jazette.
Dec. 7, 1J.". R. G. .MILLS, Chairman.
L. . . . 1
The Raleigh Star of December 10, says : We
regret to learn that Mr. Calhoun was somewhat
dangerously wounded, a few days ago, by the up-
settin of the Stage near Abbeville Courthouse.
Table of Contents of Farmers' Register, No. 8,
Vol. J II.
Original Communications. Indian corn made
without tillage alter planting; "Fence less" and
the editor of the Farmers' Register; On the differ
ent kinds of cotton ; A large yield of corn ; On
the scorzonera hispanica as food lor silkworms ; An
invaluable remedy for cholic in horses; On the
choice of soils for applying manure; Reasoning of
brutes; Anecdotes of cats ; Ltlect of hone manure
on corn; l'esullorv observations on me improve
ment of Virginia Silk culture marling female
labor; Statement ol tillage and product ot com, on
Staunton bottom land ; The superior advantages in
warm regions to be derived from flooding, or irri
gating land ; Experiment of ashes and gypsum as
f Tl C .
a manure ior corn; nan ior managing looaccw
plant beds; The farmer's proverbs ; Description of
certain remarkable prairie and woodland soils of
Mabama ; Description of "camel lighters, tor
i f f .1 it 1 1
carrvmg man; proceedings 01 xnc nuciuugiuiui
Agricultural Society; Rail roads in Virginia; Ex
tracts of private correspondence ; Commercial re
port for Octoler; Commercial report tor ANovem
bcr ; The British Tanner's Magazine and the Far
mers' Register ; Season and crops.
Selections. Treatise on irrigation (concluded,)
On the rust or mildew of wheat ; Preserving roots;
Sugar; Answer to the south on the profits of rai
sing the mulberry; Poor and dry soils best for mul
berry culture ; Chinese mullerrv ; On the sheering
of sheep; " Black list " of subscribers ; Importance
of limo to the lower Eastern shore counties; Mam
moth apple tree ; Ribbon grass; On climate; Ac
count of. the Chinese mulberry tree; Numerous
successive crops of cocoons ; On the use of Pise in
const ructiug houses and fences; Keeping cabbages
in winter; On the cultivation of the tulip; Direc
tions for washing clothes; On the cultivation of hy
acinths in lasses and pots ; Transplanting fruit
trees; A proposition to exclude anonymous wri
ters; Influence of the stock on grafted fruits.
UNITED IN WEDLOCK,
In this County, on Tuesday the Sth inst- by the Rev.
Mr. Uarnuin, Mr. CLAUDIUS R. WHEELER, ot Sal
isbury,to Miss ANN J. CI I AFFIX, daughter of Nathan
Challin, Esq., of the Forks.
In Lincoln county, on the l'Jth ultimo, .Mr, JOli-N
FORI), to Miss LOUISA GIL LAM.
May love attend the happy pair,
Who now have join'd their hands,
Until the monster, death! shall dare
To NULLIFY their bands. Comm.
DEPARTED THIS LIFE,
In Lincolnton, lately, the infant child of Martin Zim
CCr LOST! -CO
TAKEJC from the Mansion Hotel, some
time during last November court, a Blue
cloth OVER-COAT, but little worn. Any
person having said coat, will confer a favor
on me uij rejnacmz it.
GEORGE D. jrjLMSEY.
Salisbury, Dec. 19, IS 35. p3
Third and LAST Call !
4 LL those indebted to the late firm of Murphy
iA. Moss, are requested to settle the same by
the 1st day of January next: those failing to do
so, may expect to find their accounts and notes in
the hands of an Uiticer atter that aav-
December 5, 1835. p3
Five Cents Reward !
WAWAY, from the Subscriber, on Sunday
the 2-Jnd ultimo, SAMUEL GREEN, an in
dented Apprentice to the Black-smith trade. Said
Green is 19 years old ; o teet t or o incnes mgn
c.i.t limit r dark hair, and full-faced. He had on
CIV'Ub j I
when he left me, a liijht mixed coat and blue lin
sev pantaloons. The above reward will be j;iven
J . -n -1 I J 1
to any person who will apprenenu unu uuuver saiu
Green at mv house in Cabarrus county. And 1
forwam all persons not to employ or harbor said
Green, as I intend to enforce the law against any
one who may do so.
Cabarrus Co., Dec 19, 1S35.
I f Vfi
mm VALUABLE WMMm
r i i
OX the 30th instant, I will expose to public sale,
on the premises, if not sold at private sale be
fore that time, the following Property: All my
Lying in Mecklenburg county, on the waters of
the Catawba River and Long Creek, 12 miles to
the northwest of Charlotte, and 12 miles below
Beattie's Ford, containing 720 Acres 400
Acres on which I now reside, and 320 Acres in
another Tract on Long Creek. A portion of the
tract on which I live is under good cultivation ;
and the tract on Long Creek well adapted to the
ettlement of two families in low circumstances.
Also at the same time,
7 or 8 Very Likely Negroes,
Three of the number most valuable FELLOWS.
stock of II OR SK S, HO G S, C. 1 TTL E,
SHEEP, FARMLXG UTEJvSlLS,
and a quantity of GR1LY.
A credit of from one to five yers will be given,
the purchaser giving bond with approved security.
If an opportunity offers, previous to the above
day, I will sell the above property at private sale,
on very advantageous terms.
WILLIAM S. LA 1 1 A.
Mecklenburg Co., Dec. 19, 1S35. p2
lit the Governor of the State of North Carclina-
The Convention which met in the City of Ra.
leigh on the fourth day of June last, having adopt
ed certain amendments to the Constitution of the
State, and having by an Ordinance, directed them
to be submitted by the Governor to the people for
ratification or rejection ; and the said Convention
having directed returns of the votes to be made
to the Governor, to be by him opened in the pre
sence of the Secretary of State and Public Trea
surer, and that in case a majority of the votes
given, should be in favor of the ratification of the
said Amendments, the same should be forthwith
made known by a Proclamation of the Governor,
and the said amendments having all been so sub
mitted to the people, and returns of the votes hav
ing been made and opened, and the result ascer
tained according to the said Ordinance :
Now, therefore, I, DAVID L. SWAIN, Go
vernor of the State of North Carolina, do hereby
declare and make known to the people of the State,
that a majority of all the votes so returned, was
in favor of the ratification of the said Amendments,
which said Amendments so ratified, are become
part of the Constitution of the State, and will be
in full force and effect from and after the first day
of January, eighteen hundred and thirty-six.
In testimony whereof, 1 have caused the Great
Seal of the State to be hereunto affixed, and sign
. . ed the same with my hand.
Seal, t Done at the City of Raleigh, the third
day of December, A. D.,one thousand
eight hundred and thirty-five, and of the Indepen
dence of the said State, the sixtieth.
DAVID L. SWAIN.
By the Governor,
Wjr. T. Coleman, Private Secretary.
For the immediate Relief and radical Cure of
HERX1A or RUPTURE.
TIIE Subscriber, having been legallv authori
JL .,.i .. ....,1 j 1 . . n- i:' . ' it . 1
.v VI iu tcuu aim uj'jnjr 11. 4 I HL S ttriCOrillcU
Improved Patent Metallic Truss, in the States of
North Carolina and irginia, takes pleasure in
presenting to the citizens of those Slates, the ad
vantages of this highly approved and celebrated
Instrument ; for which purpose he is now visiting
the principal towns of those. States, remaining a
few weeks in each, at which time all persons wish
ing to be relieved of the danger and inconvenience
of Rupture, will make application.
In offering the TRUSS to the afflicted of Rup
ture, we do it, confidently believing from the suc
cess Dr. Price has had in curing Ruptures of long
standing, and of every description on one or both
sides, old and young, and the testimony of the
highest authority in favor or its superior utility,
that it is the most valuable Instrument for their
use. It can be worn with convenience, day and
night, which in the estimation of the most distin
guished Surgeons, is essentially important to ef
fect a permanent and speedy cure of Rupture.
No cure, no pay. The poor relieved gratui
tously. JAMES II. OLIVER, M. D.
Here follow numerous Certificates.
The Subscriber is authorized by Dr. Oliver to
apply this Truss on the conditions above mention
ed, viz : no cure no pay.
November 21, 1S35. Salisbury, N. C.
A d vertisement !
Dear Sirs : 1 wish you to give the following Li
bel three insertions in your paper, viz.'
"1 hereby certify, that whereas, I have charged
Jesse Elmore with stealing money out of my pock
et dxok: I herebv acknowledge that the said charjrc
was without cause, and do fully acquit the said El
more of the above charge altogether, being under
the impres ion, that to express an opinion against
any man was not actionable. Given under my
hand and ieal j this 2nd May, 1S35.
(Signed.) "VALENTINE CLEMMER."
I have enclosed you the money for publication,
and hope you will not neglect it, as the tongue of
slander-should be silenced.
The original of this Libel has been proven and
registered in Lincoln County Court.
Yours, with respect,
Dec. 19, 1835. p3
TO TEACHERS OF YOUTH.
4 TEACHER who can come well recommend-
A ed will find Salisbury an advantageous situation
for a school. The applicant should be a good
Greek and Latin scholar, and capable ot prepar
ing a pupil for the Sophomore Class of the State
CO" Further enquiries can be made of the Edi
tors of either newspaper at this place, and letters
post-paid will be promptly attended to.
Salisbury, N. C, Dec. 12, 135
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