Tarborough, Edgecombe County, N. 0. FrMa,,, jftrcS 21
FoZ. IK No. 3i.
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tion discontinued unless a notification to that
dec: is gJvcn
Advertisements not exceeding 16 lines will
ibe inserted" at 50 cents the first insertion, and
H cents each continuance. Longer ones at
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Letters aauresscu to tne Editor must be
THE Subscriber respectfully informs
her customers, that she is in great
want of money therefore, she earnest
ly requests all who owe her on ac
cents that have been long standing,
will give her a call as she is anxious to
have them closed. She will leave for
the north as sojii as her collections will
Halifax, Jan. 15, 1S2S. 22
RAX OFF from tteaufort,
North-Carolina, where they
were employed on the Fortifi
cations at that place,
Seven Negro Fetlotvs,
: MILLIARD, IIEXRY, LEW
J WILL SELL, LEASE, or RENT,
my Lot and houses at Enfield. The
stand for a Store is equal to any country
stand in the State....and not inferior to
many country stands for a house of entertainment.
The building consists of a convenient
two story dwelling-house, well-finished,
with four fire-places, store-honso ware
house, gin-house (and gin,) and other
wui-iiuiica....jjussession given immedi
ately... .terms accommodatin
Gth Feb. 1S23.
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
i.uui, under authority ol the will of
said deceased, for the sum of Si 500,
which must be paid before the said Isaac
D. Guion is entitled to the land.
WM. R. D UP REE.
Jan. 21, 1S03. 23
Land for Sale.
QN Tuesday, the 1st day of April
next, will be exposed to public sale,
at Providence, in Edgecombe county,
(the residence of M;j. Lunsford K.
Cherry) a valuable
iract of tmn,
The property of Eaton Lir.ch. contain
ing about two hundred and fifty acres,
lying on White Oak Swamp, and adjoin
ing the lands of Mai. Lurisford K. Chcr-
IS, ANTHONY, ROY, ISAAC, and4r' Green Exum and others. There is
FRANK. rl he three first-named Ne
roes were apprehended at Hicks' Ford,
Greensville county, Va. Anthony and
Roy were at the time in company with
those oppreheruled, but effected their es
cape. Frank was left by the parly 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
Hack fellow, and about 22 years of age
huac is a stout vounjr fellow, about
i years of age, complexion rather yel
hwJioij is a slender black fellow, a
Jout 20 years of age and Anthony is
' stout built black fellow, about. 23 years
i no particular marks 1 er.ollestcd.
The above Negroes were making their
way 10 Norfolk for the purpose of join
A liberal REWARD will be given
for theiapprehcnsion of Frank, Isaac,
toy and Anthony and should they be
delivered to Mr. Niblo of Petersburg,
r'0 will pay for their apprehension and
a'l necessary expenses.
J. P. TAYLOR
Capt. 3rf RcgU Art. stationed at Old
Point Comfort, near Norfolk.
Nov. 9, 1S27. 13
yiLL BE SOLD, by virtue of two
. separate Deeds in Trust, for cer
jn purposes therein contained, on
'unday. the 25th day of March next,
j the house of Thomas Austin, on
jjocky Swamp, all the prop :rty of said
JjUsl'n, consisting of
Tract of fLanft,
non by the Parham Tract Stock of
One Negro .Man,
jJ'Ramc Harry and sundry other arti
es too tedious to mention. The terms
1 dp accommodating and made known
fU n. WIIITAKERj Trustee.
on the tract, a sufficient portion of open
land, to work three or lour hands to ad
vantage; a good and convenient dwell
mg-housc, kitchen and other houses;
with the advantages of a healthy situa
tion. Persons who are desirous of pur
chasing a small tract of land, are request
ed to go and view this. Nine months'
credit will be given on the whole, and
twenty-one months' indulgence on one-
half the purchase money. Bond and an
proved security will be required of the
purchaser, before the right is conveyed.
R. PITTMAN. AtVy in fact
of Eaton Linch.
Edgecombe county, Feb. 26, 182S.
Just received and for Sale,
CELEBRATED REMEDY FOR
Accompanied with a volume of evidence
sufficient to insure the confidence of the
most incredulous, of the happy and al
most universal, cure of habitual intem
perance and its beneficial effects in in
vigorating & restoring the Constitution.
Dr. Swaim's Panacea,
So justly celebrated for the cure of scro
fula or king's-evil, ulcers, rheumatism,
syphilitic, mercurial, and liver com
plaints, and most diseases arising in de
bilitated constitutions, or from an im
pure stale of blood, &c. &c. This medi
cine is also accompanied with a volume
of evidence of its happy effects in resto
ring to perfect health l.V r us that had
lried all other remedies, u, siren up in
despair. The Subscribers having be
come agents for the original inventors
and proprietors of those valuable medi
cines, now offer them pure and genuine
to the Public, assuring them that a con
stant supply equal to the demand, will
be regularly kept on hand at their store
R. S. D. COTTEN.
January 24, 182?.
The thorough-bred and celebrated
WILL STAND the ensu
ing season at my stable, in
the county of Halifax, North-
Carolina. QPVon miloc frfm
the town of Halifax, five from Enfield
Court-house, and three from Crowell's
TT"roads' and wil1 bc lel t0 mares at
1LN DOLLARS the single leap, paya
ble i at the time the mare is covered;
vv ENTY Dollars the season, payable
TMn?' ePiralion of the season; and
IHIRTY 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. Good
and extensive pasturage gratis. Sepa
rate fields of small grain are sown for
mare with young colts. Every atten
tion will be paid to prevent accidents or
escapes, but will not be liable for either.
IS A BEAUTIFUL CHESNUT
SORREL, five feet one inch and a half
high, ten years old this spring.
SHAWANEE was got by the cele
brated horse Tccumseh, 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.
granuarn cy Partner, &.c.
Feb. 25, KS28. 28
I he Washington Herald. War rent on
Reporter, and Raleigh Star will nlc.ise pivp
the above four insertions, and forward their
accounts to the PostmasUr at Halifax for
QTOLEN from the Subscriber, on Sun-
day, 24th ult. two papers one of
them his free paper, attested by Rich
ard Eppes, Clerk of the County Court
of Halifax arid the other a certificate of
recommendation signed by Thos. Ous
by, E. P. Guion, and L. Hardenburg,
all of the town of Halifax, and also at
tested by R. Eppes. All persons are
earnestly requested to stop said papers
should they be exhibited and a reward
of Five Dollars will be given by the
Subscriber on receiving them again.
Free man of Color.
Tarboro', March 4, 182S. 29
THE CELEBRATED HORSE
ftJ&K WILL STAND the
V?Ai aSS&i prese n t Season at my Sta
---, ! 1. I1I1IV 11 Ulll ixd
iifax town, and will be
let to mares at TEN DOLLARS. Cash.
the single leap TWENTY Dollars the
season, payable at the expiration of the
season and TlilUTY Dollars to in
sure the mare to be in foal, to bc paid
as soon as the mare is ascertained to be
in foai with Fifty Cents to the Groom
in 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 colts,
and they will be led if required at twenty-five
cents per day. Every attention
will be paid to prevent accidents or es
capes, but no liability for either.
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 Lawrencevillc against Sir
Henry, and won the Jockey Club with
ease; he travelled to iew-ilarket. and
there won the Jockey Club, beating 13et-
sey Richards and others.
Feb. 19, 182S. 27
57The Raleigh Star. Warrenton Ti
ter, and Washington Herald will please give
tne above three insertions, and torward their
ccounts to the rcstrnastcr at Halifa?:.
WILL STAND at mv
slable at Mount Prospect thfs
OJU&JL season, nnd will ho lot (a
2 - - .T awh i-v
mares at the moderate price of SIX
DOLLARS the season, which may be
discharged by the payment of Five Dol
lars, if paid within the season THREE
Dollars by the leap, (the money to be
paid down for the leap) 3nd TEN Dol
lars to insure, the insurance money to
be paid as soon as it is ascertained that
the mare is in foal and Twenty-fire
Cents to the Groom in all cases.
IS A BEAUTIFUL ROAN,
Now in his prime he is about sixfeen
hands high, and would vie with any
horse in the State for form and muscu
lar strength; he is of good blood and
descended from an excellent stock of
horses; he has proved himself to be a
very sure foal getter, and his colts are
likely, where they have had a chance
and come out of mares of any account.
March, 1S2S. 30
"Now is the Accepted Time."
Under Prime Cost
'T'HE PARTNERSHIP existing un
A der the firm of BOWERS $
NEWBY, will, by mutual consent, be
dissolved on the 16th May next. In
order to close the business of the con
cern as ear!y as possible, we shall on
Friday next, the 14th inst. commence
selling at Wholesale and Retail for
CASH only, the entire STOCK of
Amounting lo more than
Comprising:, (with a variety of new and
fashionahle Goods expected by the
first arrivals from New-York and Phi
ladelphia, of which due notice will be
given,) an extensive and choice Spring
assortment, at and
Under N. York Prime Cost.
Our determination beinc tn close
doors on the day above stated, our town
and country friends and the public may
be assured of their NOT paying a PRO
FIT on anv one article thev are how
ever requested to CALL and JUDGE
COUNTRY MERCHANTS who
purchase this Snrins will find it srreatlv
to their interest to call, there being more
than one half of the Stock uncut.
(tVA list of the articles comDrisincr
the assortment will appear in the paper
of Friday next.
East side of Sycamore-street.
Petersburg, March 11. 30-2