Whole No. 145. Tarborough, Edgecombe County, N. C. Saturday, June i82 Vol UL No. 41, THE "FREE PRESS," y Geo. Howard, ) at Is published weekly, (evcrv Saturd.iv, 'lliu ii..ijw) per year, (or 52 num cers,) if Pid within one month after Sub scribers commence receiving their papers 7s'3 Dollars & Fifty Cents, if paid within six months and Three Dollars at the expi ration of the year. Subscribers at liberty to discontinue at any time on paying arrears. Advertisements not exceeding 16 lines will inserted at 50 cents the first insertion, and 25 cents each continuance. Longer ones at that rate for every JG lines. Letters addressed to the Editor must be cst paid. J-James Simmons, Esq. postmaster at Halirax,is our general agent for that vicinity. New Establishment. William F. Clarke, TNFORMS the citizens of Halifax and A its vicinity, that he has established a branch of his business in the Town of llalifatv, Next door to the Post -Office, Where lie intends keeping for sale, a general and complete assortment of eve ry article in the SADDLING And Harness Making Line. And also will keep constantly on hand, at the same place a supply of FASHIONABLE Manufactured under his own immediate inspection, and of the best materials All of which he will sell on the most moderate terms for Cash, or on a short Credit. (3 Work of every description, in the Saddling and Harness making business, luill be made and repaired at : the above establishment to order, at the shortest notice. April 27, 1827. 3G-9 JL lie celebrated Race Horse, SHAW WILL STAND the ensuing season at my nouse, in the county ol Halifax, 7 miles from the town of Halifax, G miles from Enfield Court-House, and 3 from Crowell's Cross Roads, and will be let to mares at the moderate price of SEVEN DOL LARS the single leap, to be paid when the marc is covered; TEN Dollars the season, payable at the expiration of the season; and FIFTEEN Dollars to in sure a mare to be in foal, to be paid as soon as the mare is ascertained to be in foal; with 50 Cents to the Groom in ev ery instance. The season will com mence the 1st day of March, and end the 1st day of August. Particular at tention will be paid to mares sent to re main with the horse. Separate lots are provided for mares with young colts, and they will be fed as required. Eve ry attention will be paid to prevent ac cidents or escapes, but will not be lia ble for cither. Is a beautiful Chesnut Sorrel, 5 feet 1 -inch high, 9 years old this spring. He was gotten by the celebrated horse Te cumseh, his dam by old Citizen, his p'andam by Alderman, his great gran 'larn by Roebuck, his great great gran dani by Herod, his great great great grandam by Partner. JOHN c no HELL. January 7th, 1827. 28 Constables' Blanks, viz. Warrants, Casa's, Bail Bond?, Forthcoming Bonds. &c. For Sale at this Office: NOTICE. A LL persons indebted to the Subscri ' hers by note or account, are request ed to call and settle the same, on or be fore the 20th of June next, as further indulgence cannot be given. CRANE KINGSBURY. Tarboro', 2 1th May, 1S27. 40 Mrs. D. Sneader, Milliner and Mantua-Maker, HALIFAX, N. C. AS just received, direct from Pe tersburg and New- York, her Spring Supply of Goods, Comprising a general assortment of arti cles in her line consisting of Leghorn and Straw Bonnets, Open Straw Cottage Bonnets, A great variety of Silk Bonnets, Caps and Turbans, Bobinett Veils, Plain and figured Gros de Naples, do. do. Silks and Satins, Corsetts, (Mrs. Thornhill's patent,) Light colored Curls and Frizelts, Arafene Crape, Foundation Muslin, While and black Crape, Black Mode, Pink Gause, Florences, Liecc, Lace, Thule Lace, Millinett, A great variety of bunch and wreath Flowers, Paste Buckles, Beads, Brazilian Shell Combs, dolls, toys, &.c. ALSO, A FEW pattern Bonnets, The latest. New-York Spring; fashion a superb article, which the Ladies arc par ticularly invited to call and examine. She h3s also received the latest Fash ions for Ladies' Dresses, &c. y-K rs 'ntends to remove (L J?""11'001 Halifax in a short time, "- and consequently is desirous to have her accounts closed all persons indebted to her will, therefore, please call and settle their accounts by note or otherwise. Halifax, May 1, 1827. II. Johnston, ISHES to inform his Friends and Customers, that he has Just received from New -York, A SMALL SUPPLY OF SPRING GOODS, SUCH AS Superfine blue and black Cloths, Black Circassian and Lastings, for thin Coats, Black Nankeen Crape, White, and drab Drillings, Russia Nankeen, for thin coats and pan taloons, (a new and very handsome article,) Black figured silk Vestings, Valencias, white Marseilles do. &c. &c. Tarboro', May 10, 1S27. 3S-4 Notice. rjMIE Subscriber respectfully informs his Friends and the Public, that in his absence the Cabinet-Making. Turning, $c. Will be carried on at his shop as usual by competent hands. Any person desi rous of having work done in his line, will please apply to F. S. Marshal, who will have the sole management of my affairs during my absence. Mr. Marshall is also my agent in this State for the disposal of Patent Rights for my Cotton Press, which is recommended to the public with increased confidence. LEWIS LAYSSARD. Halifax. Feb. 1S27. 28 ( Bacon t Corn. T HAVE some Bacon and Corn, of first rate quality, which I will sell low for cash, or on credit to punctual dealers, or on good security. EXUM LEWIS. Mount Prospect, May, 17, 1S27. LAND. rpHE Subscriber has a Plantation in Franklin county, lying on the south sitie of Tar River, about a quarter of a mile from the town of Louisburg, in said county The Tract contains Si5l Jlcres OF EXCELLENT LAND, A large proportion of which is first-rate low grounds. It would be a desirable situation for a family from the low lands, the neighborhood being remarka bly healthy. I would exchange the a bove Plantation, part for lands in the Western section of Tennessee, and part in Cash the payments would be made accommodating. JAS. LONG ON. Sth May, 1S27. 39-4 Notice. AT MAY TERM, 1827, of the Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions of 1 itt county, the subscribers qualified as Executors of PETER RIVES, dee'd. All those holding claims against said estate, are requested to bring them for ward properly authenticated, within the time prescribed by law, or this notice will be plead in bar of their recovery. All those indebted to said estate will consult their interest by calling and set tling the same. , RICHARD E. RIVES, BENASHLE Y A TKINSON, 9th May, 1S27. 39-S Excc'rs. OX tO 1(1) Male and Female Academy. rpiIE Friends and Patrons of the above Seminaries are respectfully invited to attend the EXAMINATIONS on Monday, the 4th of June, the Exami nation of the Male Academy will com mence. Report to be read and honours to be distributed on Wednesday morn ing, immediately after which the Exa mination of the Female Academy will commence and close with a Musical Exhibition, &c. on Thursday evening. The summer session of the Female A cademy will open on the following Mon day, Rev. Joseph Labaree Principal; that of the Male Academy, under James D. Johnson, will commence on Monday, the 25th of June. A. BURTON, Sec. Oxford, N.C. May 5, 1827. 39-4 WILLMMSBO ROUGH HPHE SUMMER EXAMINATION of the Students connected with this Institution, will commence on Wednes day, Gih June, and close on the evening of the following day. Parents and Guardians are invited to attend. The Exercises of the Academy will be resumed on Monday, 25th June. ALEXANDER WILSON. May IS, 1827. 40-3 NASHVILLE NpHE EXAMINATION of the Stu dents of this Academy will take place on Thursday, the 7th of June, ana A Rhetorical Exhibition, By the Students, on Friday. The Pa rents, Guardians, and friends of learn ing in general, are respectfully invited to attend. The Exercises of the Academy will re-commence, under the Rev. J. Arm strong, Principal, the 15th. By order of the Board, . BLOUNT, Sec. May 19, 1827. 40-3 Notice. npHE Subscriber has about 500 bar- rels of CORN, for sale low for Cash. He also continues Ho keep a ge neral supply of Prizes, in the different Lotteries. JAS. SIMMONS, No. 9S,corner of King $ Shop street, Halifax, 16th Jan. 1S27. 22 Tarboro' Academy. MjMIE ANNUAL EXAMINATION - of the Students of this Seminary, will commence on Tuesday, the 5th June next, and close on Friday, the Sth. All who feel an interest in the prosperity of the Institution are invited to attend. The Exercises of the School will be resumed on Monday, the 11 fh June, and continue until Friday the 17th Au gust, when the Vacation (the only one in this School) will take place, and con tinue until Monday, the 8th October. In this arrangement the Vacation em braces the sickly season of the year, when Parents, &c. will have an opportu nity of removing their children, if they think proper, without interfering with their studies. ROB 9 T JO YNER, Sec'y. lGth Mnv. 1827. 3-3 NOTICE. fFIHE Subscribers intend leaving this A place for New-York, by the tenth of next Month all those indebted to them by note or account, are requested to settle the same on or before that time. They now offer the balance of their Stock on hand at reduced prices, con sisting of... DRY GOODS, Groceries, Crockery, &c. Also, 150 Barrels Corn, Which will be sold low for Cash. D. RICHARDS $ CO. Tarboro', 17lh May, 1827. 39 FLOUR. TUST RECEIVED, 150 barrels of superfine FallsLurg Flour, very su perior Richmond Chewing Tobacco, and Spanish Segars, of which a con stant supply will be kept by the Sub scriber, and sold low for Cash. Frederick Gallagher. Washington, N. C. May 5, 1827. 30 Notice. A GREEABLY to a Deed in Trust, lo me executed by Justin L. Edwards, to satisfy sundry claims therein speci fied, I shall offer for sale, to the highest bidder for ready Cash, in the Town of Hamilton, on the first Monday of June, 1827, one Tract of Land, Adjoining William R. Bennet and Wil liam Wilhams....TWO NEGROES.... Two Horses, some Cattle, Household and Kitchen Furniture, Farming U lensils, some Cotton, with a number of other articles therein mentioned, to close said Trust. JESSE F. JONES, Trustet. Martin County, April 23, 1827.