Washington National Intelligencer, August 29, 1832

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Washington National Intelligencer (Newspaper) - August 29, 1832, Washington, District Of Columbia VOI». XX.WASHINGTON: WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 29, 1832.published BYGALES & SEATON raice, foh x tear, t«!r dauarsl rob six x0hth8, i>oLi,i.ns—<pa.tabi.s is astahcx. Those subscribing for a year, who do not, either at the time of ordering the paper, or subsequently, give no tice of their wish to have the paper discontinued at the expiration of their year, will be presum^ as desiring its continuance until countermanded, and it will be continued accordingly, at tlie option of the Editors.WELCH FLANNEL, A PREVENTIVK FORCHQLGRA. Recommended by the Faculty, EOWEN, Mercliant Tailor,Seven Buildings, having a . few hundred yards of this best Preventive, Welch FUntiel, he thinks himself 7n duty bound to dispose of it by the yard as well as to execute orders of the same, thi« being the surest ren»#dy, as k is beyond a doafat that the air is contaminated by thb disease. Webh Flannel has been held in high estimation by the Faculty in Edin-burgand London for many years aug 20—^2wd_THIS IS TO GIVE NOTICE That the subscriber, of Charles County,hath obtained from the Orphans' Court of Charles County, Mary-land, letters testamentary on the personal estate of Girard Dyson, late of Cliarles County, Maryland, deceased 5 all persons having claims »gainst the said deceased are hereby warned to exhibit the same, with the vouchers thereof, to the subscriber, at or before the 15th day of February next ; they may otherwise, by law, be excluded from all benefit of the said estate. Given under my hand, this 14th day of August, 1832. OSWALD DYSON, Executor of Gerard Dyson deceased. Port Tobacco, August 21—law4wFOU RtNT, That very desirable Stand at present occupied by the subscriber, corner of Pennsylvania Avenue and 7th Street, a few doors west of Mr. Jesse Brown's HuVel. The above stand is not surpassed by any in the District, either for a wholesale or retail bu»ness, being well calculated for either. Possession given by the first of Septenaber, or before if required Enquire of SAM. STETTINIUS. ang 23—2awifHOUSE AND LOTS FOR SJILE OR EXCHANGE I WISH to sell the Three-story BRICK HOUSE on Lot No. 33, Square 503. It has lately undergone a thorough repair, and is in complete order for the reception of a genteel family. There are two other Lots adjoining (Nos. 34 & 35,) enclosed as a garden, and used with the house, but would be sold separate if desired. My other property lying in another part of the City, I would exchange these Lots, or any one of them, for Lots near the Tiber, on either side, either improved or unimproved, at fair valuatioo. For terms apply to Sa-mael Holtzman, or to GEO. JOHNSON, julyll—2awtf Alexandria.WANTED, A MIDDLE AGED WOMAN, who is accustomed to house work. Also, a Small Girl, to take care of a young Child. Apply immediately at the Citizen's Hotel, opposite Dr. Gunton's, Ninth street. Good recommendations will be required. _ang 25-^o3t TO WORKERS IN IRON, The use of Gun Borings or other Borings, and Filings of that Metal. fTiHE subscriber Itaving discovered the process where-X by Borings, Drillings, Filings, or Turnings of cast or other Iron, may be fused or rendered as available as Pig or other Iron in the formation of Casting^ or for other useful purposes, and a patent for the said discovery having been obtained by hin»» according to law, bearing date the eiglith of November, eighteen hundred and thirty-one, begs leave to inform the public that he is now prepared to eontract for the sale of the use of the said riglit to individuals, or for any State or Territory. The process is simple and cheap. All persons are hereby cautioned against using the said discovery, or interfering in any manner with the aforesaid secured right. Letters addressed to the subscriber, Georgetown, D. C will be attended to. aug25—3t MAYNADIER MASON. B. 1 FOR SALK, I ANK of Washington Stock 'Patriotic Bank do. Bank of the Metropolis do. Corporation six per cent. Jo. Do. five do. do. do. Union Bank of Georgetown do. Farmers & Mechanics do. do. Inquire of JOHN F. WEBB, * July 30—3taw4w Stock Broker. BOARDING. BS K. DUNN can accommodate boarders, at her house, on Capitol Hill, during the recess of Congress. july 18—3taw6w MTHIS IS.TO GIVE NOTICE, That the subscriber has obtained from the Orphans' Court of Washington County, in the District of Columbia, letters testamentary, on the personal estate of James H. Handy, late of the County of Washington afore-said,decea8ed. Alf persons having claims against said deceased, are hereby warned to exhibit the same with the vouchers thereof, to the subscriber,on or before the 10th day of August next, they may otherwise by law, be ex eluded fhim all benefit of the said estate- Given under my hand this 10th day of August, 1832. "WM. WILLIAMSON. Executor. Aug 14—law3w_Tavern and Farm in Fairfax County^ Vu. For sale at faction. ON Monday, the 10th day of September next, will be sold at public sale, to the highest bidder, that well known TAVERN and FARM in Fairfax County, Va., situated on the Lees'ourg Turnpike road, about six miles from Georgetown, formerly tlie property of Daniel Bus-sard, deceased- The land lies in two tracts, viz: One tract on which the tavern is situated, contains about one hundred and fifty acres, is well enclosed; the other tract, about half a mile distant, containing forty acres, one third of which is in good woo<],and the balance well enclosed. Tl»ey will be sold together, or separate, as desired by purchasers. The title is believed to be undoubted. For further information apply to W. W, CORCORAN, Georgetown; Or at the Office Bank United ¿"tates, Wasiiington. Possession may be had on the 1st of January next. The sale will take place at the tavern, at 12 o'clock,M. Tl>e terms will be, one-fourth of the purchase money in cash, and the balance in one, two, and three years, for bonds satisfactorily secured, bearing interest, with a deed of trust on the property. Aiig24—2awts FlunnelSy IJunstables, and Leghorn. ri'^HE subscribers have this dsy received— J. 3 cases super Dunstables 1 do Leghorns 50 pieces White, Red, and Scarlet Flannels 4 cases Calicoes, very el>eap 100 pieces 6 4 Wliite Cambric 10 cases 4-4 and 5-4 Bleached and Brown Sheetings Black Belt Ribbons Fancy Silk and Crape Handkerchiefs Black and assorted Sewing S'dks Ingrain and Venitian Carpeting» Also, Blue, Black, and OHve Cloths, Casdnets, Cassi-meres. Black Italian Lustring, colored Gro de Naps, Thread and Bobbinet Lace«, and a general assortment of Fancy and Staple Goods; which we will sell low. JAMES & HOLMEAD, Penn. Av. 2d door east of 9lh street. Aug 25—eo6t District of Coltaiibia to wit : PETER TUEL has applied to the honorable William Craiich, Chief Judge of the Circuit Court ol Die District of Columbia, to be discharged from impri* sonment, under the act for the relief ol insolvent debtors, within the District of Columbia, on the first Monday in September, next, at 9 o'clock, a. M. in the Court Roorr., when and where his creditora are requested to attend. ang 27—3t WM. BRENT, Clerk. District of Coltimbia, to wit : CI H. BURGESS has applied to the honorable Will J» liam Cranch,Chief Judge of the Circuit Court of the District of Columbia, to be discharged from imprisonment, under the act for tlie relief of insolvent debtors, within the District, of Columbia, on the first Monday of September next, at nine o'clock, A. M. in the Court Koom, )»fhen and where his creditors are requested to attend. August 24-3t WM. BURNT, Clerk. IHOUSE AND LOT FOR SALE. N pursuance of the terms contained in a Deed of Trust, executed by John Oswald Dunn, on the Ist day of April, 1825, to the subscribers, in trust to'secure the payment of a debt due to the President andDirectors of the Bankof Wasiiington, therein specified,will be exposed to sale by public auction, for ready money, on Thm^lay, the 22ddayof November next. Lot No. 16. in Square No. 686, Capitol Hill, together with I he two story brick house thereon erected. On the payment ot the pui-chase money, a gfood and sufficient deed of conveyance of all the right and title of said Dunn, as vested in the Trustees, wi I be given. Sale on the premises at 4 o'clock, P. M. W. A. BRADLEY, JNO. H. UEILY. P. MAUUO & Trustees. aug 23—wtNov23 SON, AuctioneersLAND SCRIP. HE highest market pr'.ce paid for Land Scrip. I ply to the subscriber, at Mr. Deming's, corner of Ap. 9fh and G streets, july 16 tf PHILO HALE. OJice of the Boston and Providence Rail Road Company. , Bostok, Aug. 14, 1832. NOTICE TO ROAD MAKERS AND BRIDGE BUILDERS. Proposals for the graduation of the road bed, and also for the Masonry, on a section of the Boston and Providence Rail Road; extending from Boston for a distance of thirty miles towards Providence, R Island, will be received at this Office on and after the Isr of October, 1832. Persons disposed to contract for any portion of the above work, will receive the requisite information on application at this Office, in State street, or on the line of the Rail Road, on and after the 24lh of September. By order of the Board of Directors. aug 25—3tawtlO WM. GIBBS McNElLL.PROPOSALS WILL be received by the Executive Committee of the Washington Canal, for constructing Towe Bridges of wood on stone piers and abutments over the said Canal, at the following intersection, of Streets, namely : One at 14th Street West, 144 feet between the abut-ments ; One at 12ili Street West, of the same dimensions as above One ments One menis ; All of them to be 30 feet wide, including carriage and footways. The Timbers used in the construction of these Bridges must be of the best quality,—and the work done in the most substantial and » orkmanlike manner, and agreeably to the Plans and Specifications in the hands of the Co.n-mittee, or the Engineer of the work, who will furnish any furtlier information that may be necessary. The Proposals must be rendered on or before the 4lh of the ensuing month, September. PETER LENOX, CLEMENT T. COOTE, Executive CommilUe. City of Washington, AagasX. 25—dt4Sep.SEALED PROPOSALS ILL be received by either of the undersigned, un-Thursday, the 6th day of September, 1832, at L Street South, 50 feet between the abut-at N Street South, 58 feet between the abut-FOR RtN i\ A three-story brick House, occupied at pre- ___sent by Mrs. Johnson, on 9th Street, near H Street. The house is new, and finished in the best manner ; the situation is pleasant and healthy, and near to a pump of the best water in the city ; the rent to a permanent tenant would be accommodating. Apply to Mr. David Sacwders, Post Office Department. Mrs. JouxsoK will show the premises. july 18—2awtfFIVE DOLLARS REWARD. WAS stolen, from the Commons of Washington, a dark Bay Mare, about 14 hands high, with a remarkable knot on thFleft side of her head. The above reward will be given for the return of said Mare, aug 27—3t JAMES BRACKENHIDGE. w til for graduating and gravelling E street North,from 4th to 5th streets West. Also, for making a sewer under said E St eet near its intersection with 4th street. The contractor to furnish all materials. The sewer to be built of such size and length as the commissioners may direct; to be built of the best building stone, hard brick, (clear of arch brick and bats,) and laid >n mortar made of the best lime and sharp sand. The proposer to state the price per cubic yard for filling the earth. The price per square yard for ^veiling eight inches in the centre, rounded off to six at the sides ; the gravel to be of the best quality, clear of large stone. Tlie price per perch fur the stone work, and the price per thousand for the brick work. Any further information will be given by either of tlie commissioners. THOMAS BURCH, Commissioner of the 3d Ward. R. R. BURR, JAMES WILLIAMS, Aug 27— Assistant Commissioners.SEALED PROPOSAT^ WILL be received by either of the undersigned until Thursday, the 6th day of September next, for building an arch at the intersection of D street North and Third street West, of such width and length as the Commissioners may direct: also, for the necessary excavation that may be required in obtaining a foundation for the same. The wall to be of good building stone, and arched over with bard brick, and laid in mortar composed of the best lime and sharp sand. The proposers to state the price for excavating—tlie price per perch for the stone work, and the price per thousand for the brick work. Any further information that may be required will be given by either of the Commissioners. THOMAS BURCH, Commissioner of the 3d Ward. E. J. MIDDLETON, WM. G. DEALE, aug 27— Assistant Commissioners. In Saint JHury's County Court, silling as a Court of Equity. Edward J. Heard, ca. Thomas Harrison and others-'I'HE bill sUtes that William Harrison, late of Saint 1 Mary's County, died intestate some years since, leaving Thomas Harrison, Lloyd Harrison, William Harrison, Nathan Harrison, Elizabeth Harrison, who afterwards in-ternwrried with Thomas Reeve^ and Charity Harrison, who afterwards intermarried with Gerard N. Davis, his heirs at law, that Thomas Harrison purchased from his above mentioned co-heirs all the real estate of which the said William Harrison died seized, and executed to them in consideration thereof his several bills obli^tory; that the complainant has for a valuable consideration become possessed of three of said bills; that Thomas Harrison and Elizabeth Reeves reside in the District of Columbia, beyond the jurisdiction of this Court ; the bill prays that said lands may be sold to satisfy these said bills, which are claimed to be good liens on said lands • and an order against Thomas Harrison and Elizabeth Reeves, nonresidents, notifying them to be and appear in this Court by a certain day and answer the premises ; and that in default thereof the bill and exhibits may be taken pro confesso : it is thereupon ordet^d this eighth day of August, eighteen hundred and thirty-two, by Uila Court, that unless the said Thomas Harrison and Elizabeth Reeves shall appear in this Court on or before the first Monday in Marcli next, and answer the bill and exhibits by the first Monday in May next, the said bill and exlii-bits shall be taken pro confesso : Provided a copy of this order be pubhshed in some newspaper printed in the District of Columbia for tour successive weeks, and at least three months previous to the first Monday of March next C. DORSEY, One of the Judges of the first Judicial District, Md. True copy: JO. HARRIS, Clerk. August 27—w4w Orphans' Court of Prince Gtorgc''s County. August 14, 1832. RDERED by the Court that the final account of Thomas N. Baden, Executor of Thomas Gantt, presented to this Court for passage, is hereby accordingly passed, unless some person interested in tlie settlement of said deceased's estate, shall make objection to said final account, or to any account relating to said estate, which may have heretofore passed thisCourt on or before the second Tuesday in October next: Provided a copy of this order be inserted in some newspaper printed m Washin^n City, and another set up at the Courthouse door within ten days from this date. PHIL. CHEW, Reg. of Wills, _aug 16—w^t_______for P. G. County. in MISSING from his late residence on Third strept, next to Mr. McCormick's Drug Store, an old n»an named John wetheasbolt, who fciid he was in his 86lh year. After a very long journey on foot, he arrived here, without any means, on the 6lh instant, represented himself as a Revolutionary soldier, and exhibited not less than •even wounds received in battle. The person at whose house he stoppetl on his ¿rrival invited him to remain in his family till he should learn the result of his application for a pension,the object of his visit to Wasltinglan. Proofs not being sufKcient, application has been made to Gov. Dickerson and others, in whose neighborhood he has resided about fifty yeaig. He was treated in the family where he stopped with marked attention, as a pious wor-Miy old soldier. He appeared unhappy that he was una-hie to make a return for the services he received. On Saturday he obtained employment suitable to his age, worked most faithfully, and was to have returned on Monoay to receive compensation. He disappeared on Monday morning before 6 o'clock, I«Mring a few clothes (all he had) at his late residence. He is by birth a German, talk» bad English, has the scar of a wound on the top of his head, aem arkable indent across the forehead, represented to be a sabre wound. He says he lived many years in Bergen co. New Jersey, but late in Columbus, Ohi-', where he has two children married. Any information of the old man will be thankfully received at Mr. McCormirk's Drug S'ore- _ Aug 25— Office of the Clies. ^ Ohio I anal Co. Washiwotow, August 4, 1832, N'OnCE is hereby given. That an instalment of two dollars and fifty cent» per share, (.being the 27vh instalment,) on every Share of Stock in the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Company is requireil to be paid on the 15th day of October next; a further sum of two dollars and fifty cents per share (being the 28th instalment,) on the 1st day of November next; a further sum of two dollars ind fifty ctnts per share (being the 29ih instalment.) on Ike 15th day of November next ; and a further sum of tvo dollars and fifty cents per share, (being the 30th insisdment,) on the 1st day of December next; which in-sialmtnts must be paid to the credit of the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Company, to tlie Cashier or other officer of eijier of the fi)llowing Banks, viz. T ie Branch Bank of the United States at Washington. Tae Bank of Washington, at Washington. Tke Patriotic Bank, do Tke Bank of the Metropolis, do The Farmers' and Mechanics' Bank at Georgetown. Tie Bank of Alexandria, at Alexandria. The Bankof Potomac, do The Farmers' Bank of Alexandria, do Ti e .Mechanics' Bank of \lesandria, do Thi Hagerstown Bank, in Hairerstown, Md. The Blanch of the Valley Bank, in Charlestown, Va. And the Branch of the Valley Bank, in Leesburg, Va. By order of the Presitleiit and Directors: JOHN P. INGLE, aug 8—wtldcc Clerk Ches. & Ohio Canal Co. O'FLANNELS. The subscribers will open this day a general assortment of Flannels, together with many other seasonable articles in their line, which will be sold very cheap. aus:ust 27—3t GIBBS & COYLE.TO BRICKMAKERS. IIBERAL wages will be given by the Alexandria Ca-i nal Company for a competent person to take charge of the Company's Yard and Kilns; and also to Moulders, &c Also common Laborers for the Canal. By order. WILSON M. C. FAIRFAX, aug 27—eo3t___Eng. Alex. Canal.HOWARD INSTITUTIONOf Washington, D. C. At their House, near the Centre Market, Pennsylvania avenue, have for sale a good assortment of Men's and Boys' Clothing, consisting of Roundabouts, Pantaloons and Vests, Drawers and Under Vest«, Shirrs of linen, cotton, and flannel. Part of the above articles are of fine materials, fashionable and well made. The above institution is for the relief of the destitute females of this city, and many are relieved by being furnished with work. The favor of the publishers of the city newspapers is requested in giving the above a few insertions. May 14—_-_Mrs. GARDINER RESPECTFULLY informs the public that she intends to open a School at her residence in 12th St. West, -(opposite to Mr. King's Paintmg Rooms,) on the 3d September. As Mrs. G. ib anxiotisto obtain a share of public favor, her charges will be very moderate. Fomhe branches of useful learning usually taught, including pUin and ornamental Needlework, Si). Drawing.in addition thereto, $ 5 00. august 23—eo2w St. Mary^s County Equity Court, MAY TERM, 1832. | James Harwood and others, «8. Alexander Estep and others. The bill states that James Harwood is a creditor of Thomas Ejtep, deceased. That Thomas Estep died leaving a real estate lying and being in Saint Mary's county ; that his person^ estate is insufficient to pay his debts; that the said debt of the complainant is unpaid ; thit Thom.^s Estep left the following heirs at law, to wit : John Kstep and Alexander Estep ; and that Alexamler Estep resides in the District of Columbia, beyond the jiiris<liction of this Court. The bill prays that the said real Estate may be ordered to be sold under a decree of this court for the payment of his debts, and an order of publication against Alexander Estep, a non-resident, notifying him to appear in this Courts by a certiin day, and answer the premises ; and thai, in default thereof, the bill shall be taken pro confesso. It Is therefore ordered, this 4lh day of July, 1832, by this Court, that, unless the said Alexarwler Estep shall appear in this Court on the first Monday in March next, either in person or by solicitor, and answer the bill, the said bill shall be taken pro confesiio, provided that three months' notice of this order, from the time of the first advertisement thereof, be given, by causing a publication of a copy thereof to be inserted once a week for four successive weeks, in some newspaper printed within the District of Columbia. C. DORSEY. True Copy : JO. HARRIS, _july 14—w4w_Clerk St. Mary's Co. CourtNOTICE. ''t" HIS is to give notice, that the subscriber, of Gharles 1. County, hath obtained from the Orphans' Court of Saint Mary's County, in Maryland, letters of administration, with the will annexed, on the personal estate of John R. Plater, late of Saint Mary's county, deceased. All persons having claims against the said deceased, are hereby warned to exhibit the same, with the vouchers thereof, 'o the subscriber, at or before the 12th of June next: they may otherwise, by law, be excluded from all benefit of the said estate. Given under my hand, this llth day of August, 1832. WILLIAM PLATER, Aug 21—w4w _Administrator.FOR RENT, AND possession given immediately, that elegant three-story BRICK HOUSE, lately occupied by Mrs. Carlisle, on Missouri Avenue. This is one of the most healthy and desirable residences in Washington for a private family or boarding house, being of an equal distance between the Capitol and the principal Hotels in the city, and nbt more than sixty yards from Pennsylvania Avenue, with good pavements entirely around the square, without the dust to which the Avenue is liable. To a good and permanent tenant the rent will be low. This property cost #^5,000, and is new and in complete order. Inquire of the subscriber, or of Mr. Charles McCormick, dnigpgist, near the premises, july 6—wtf ALEXANDER McWILLIAMB.ru book binders. r REAMS fine Cap, flnt, for blank work DU 30 do Folio Post 20 do Superfine Demy 20c do assorted Medium, UoyaI,Super-royal,and imperial Glazed Linen, for book binding Bme Folders—va-ious sizes Also lately received. Printer's Ball Skins—best quality. Printing Ink do. For sale by THOMPSON & HOMANS. ang 22— GREAT SALE OF AMERICAN GOODS. ON TUESDAY and FRIDAY, 4th and 7lh proximo, will be sold by auction, in BOSTON, a very large assortment of AMERICAN GOODS ; among them the following leading articles, to wit : Broadcloths, Cassimeres, Neponsct Kerseys and Linseys or Negro Cloths, Bocking, Flannels, Satinets, Carpeting», Tickings, Brown and Bleached Cottons, Prints, Drilhiigs, Checks, PUids, Stripes, Ginghams, Jeans, Diapers, Cambrics while and colored, and Umbrellas. (j3"Caialogues will be published, ami the goods may be examined two days before the respective sales. Aug 20—eotSepl Claimants' Agenct, Washington City, Aug. 22, 1832. OFFICERS AND SOLDIERS OF THÈ REVOLU TION, AS WELL AS THOSE OF THE LATE WAR, can command the services of the undersigned, on moderate terms, if they will address to him, postage paid, statements of their services, and of such claims as they think themselves entitled to. To local agents who may confide their .claims generally, he will communicate im portant information from time to time, and will abate a reasonable proportion of his charge. To all who may request them, forms and instructions will be furnished Congress has of late been very liberal towards those who shared in tiie toils and dangers of the Revolution. Ist. Tfwte who enlisted for and during the war, in the Continental Line, and served to its close, secured to themselves, or heirs, a right, either to land, or pay, under th« act of 1828, if now living, or if they have died since the 3d of March, 1826 ; and of most of those there are lisU extant. ^ 2d. TJiose-rvho belonged io the Continental Line,'''and served nine months in conlinuily, and are now living, as well as those who served but 'six months at different periods in the Continental Line, State Troops, or Militia, are entitled to pensions under the acts of 1818 and 1832. 3d. Such of either of the foregoi iisr classes, who have been wounded in actual service, are moreover and in addition entitled to an invalid pensiorr. 4ih. Widows, or the legal representatives of those entitled under the acts of* 1828 or 1832, can receive the arrears of pay, or pen-ion, due from the dates of the re-spective acts, or of the last payment, to the time of the ! subsequent death of the officer or soldier. Besides those acts of a general nature, there are others , which provide for the payment of half pay to the officers , of the Virginia State Line for Land Scrip in lieu of Vir- ' ginia or Revolutionary warrants, and for the redemption of final settlement certificates; and, as Congrtss has virtually repealed the limitation act, the undersigned es pecially tenders his services to the officers of the Continental Line, their heirs and claimants, who have not ob tained commutation or half pay. Every species of claims, (especially those under Indian Treaties,) whether before Congress, or to be adjusted in the Public Offices, or by tlie Board of CommiaBioners, or against individuals, he will attend to, as, when necessary, he will have the aid ot counsel learned in the law. He rests his claims to confidence on long experience in the transaction of public business, and on an extensive acquaintance with officers of the late war, in which he had the honor to command a regiment ; and to those of the Revolution he would say that it will be his pride to serve those now, as it was that of his father to serve with them. To each and every Member of Congress from New Jersey he would especially refer, as well as to the following gentlemen, viz. : Gen". John Chandler, Maine; . Gen. James Miller, Salem, Massachusetts ; Gen. John McNeil, Boston ; Gen. Morgan Lewis and Gen. Robert Swartwout, N. York ; Hon. Wm. Slade, Vermont ; Col. Wm. Duaiie, Philadelphia ; Hon. George Burd, Bedford, Pennsylvania; Hon. Joseph Kent, Maryland ; Col. James Prestwn, Richmond, Virginia ; Hon. Lewis Williams, North Carolina ; Hon. William Smith, South Carolina ; Hon. George M. Troup, Georgia ; Hon. R. P. Letcher, Kentucky; Hon. William Findley, Cincinnati, Ohio; Hon. John Williams, Tennessee Hon. 'Dixon Lewis, Alabama ; Gen. E Ripley, Louisiana ; Col. Charles W. Hunter, Alton. Illinois; Hon. Ambrose H. Sevier, Arkansas Territory. aug 25 D. BREARLEY.Boors and shoes. ON WEDNESDAY, the 5th proximo, will be sold by auction, in BOS TON— 2000 ca.ses Boots and Shoes. Also, 200 cases N:<pt Hats. Aug 20—eotSepl - PROSPECTUS of thkJOURNAL OF UUMANITY, kutt Herald of the American Temperance Society. FOUnTH volume to commesck mat 24, 1832. 1*HIS PAPER is designed priticipally, to promote the cause of temperance; and incidentally,to disseminate sound principles on the subject of religion, morality, education, science, literature, and other topics of newspaper discussion and remark. It is adapted tor general circulation, withovit reference to any particular section of the country; and in accordance with this plan, party politics, and a partizan interference with questions afTccting sectional interests, sre scmpluously avoided. The materials for a paper of this character are abundant. Experience has proved that for a temperance newspaper to be dull and uninteresting,is not as has been feared, a necessary evil. The discussion ot questions vitally important—such as the duty of churches, the immorality of the traffic, and the illegality of the license system; tlie publication of copious intelligence respecting temperance societies; the reports of agents; accounts of meetings, and of successful efforts; statistics, facts, practical results of every kind; .appeals both to the understanding and to the heart; every thing which industrious argument can suggest as likely to promote the cause of temperance, combine to give interest and value to such a paper. In addition to these resources, all the elements of a family newspaper are at hand, presenting ample scope for the exercise of editorial tact and talent. Instead of being at a loss for interesting matter, the great task of the editor is judiciously to Select and skilfully to condense from the ample materials at his command. The Journal of Humanity has a liberal and increasing patronage in every quarter of the Union; and this fact, together with other expressions of the continued confidence of the friends of temperance throughout the country, presents conclusive and gratifying evidence ef the estimstion in which it is held. The commencement of a new volume affords favorable opportunity fjpr subscribing. A copy will be sent for examination gratuitously, to any town in the United States, if application be made to thu publishers, post paid. TERMS. 1. For single subscriptions, $2 50 tn adtw»«: or f3 00 in six months. 2. Any person who will pay $10 In advance, free of postage, shall receive five copies for one year. , 3. To the memtjers of all temperancfe societies, who shall transmit, through the Secretary of the society to which they belong, postage paid, $10, five copies of the Journal will be sent for one year, and one copy gratis, for six months; and eleven copies for $20 4. A further discount will be made to those Temperance Societies or companies of individuals, who may wish to become responsible for twenty copies or upwards.— Applications on this subject will receive prompt attention. Communications may be addressed (post paid) to W. R. COLLIER, Editor, or FLAGG & GOULD, PttbHsh-ers, Andover, Mass: Andorer, April 5—WASUINGION CHY CHRONICLE. iN'ew Series No. 6—Jugust 25. CONTENTS: ORIGINAL—Wonders of the Animal Kingdom ; Letter from Paris; Original Poetry; An Appeal to the South; The Departure. MISCELLANEOUS—Sir Jonah Barrington's New SketchfS; Three Nights in a Lifetime; Valley of Butter flies ; Economical Bread ; Proc. ss of removing Garlic from Milk ; Biography of Sir Thomas More; European Intelligence ; Cholera ; Poetry. Publ'shed every Saturday at $ 2 per annum, f aug 27— B. HOMAMS, Editor.LAND SCRIP. ^IIE highest price, in cash, paid for Land Scrip, at all times. Apply to W. S. NICHOLLS. T Georgetown, Aug. 10—tf TBEASunr Department, 5 June 30, 1832. 5 Notice is hereby given to the proprietors of the Exchanged Five per cent. Stock, issued in pursuance of the act entitled " an act to authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to exchange a stock bearing an interest of five per cent, for certain stocks bearing an interest of six and ai;ven per cent." approved the 20th of April, 1822, that the certificates of the said stock will be paid on the 1st of January, 18j3, to the proprietors thereof, or their legal representatives or attorneys duly constituted, on the presentation anu surrender ot the said certificates at the Treasury, or at the Loan Office where the same may stand credited. Notice is further given, that no transfer of the said certificates from the books of the Treasurj', or of any Loan Office, will be allowed after the Ist day of December, 1832 :— Aiul, also, that the interest on the said certificates will cease and determine on the 31st day of December aforesaid. LOUIS McLANE, Secretary of the Treasury. July 2—coMtlstJan_ Theascrt Department, Jn/y 19, 1832. Notice is hereby given to the holders of the thuek pku cent Stock of the United States, that two-thirds of each certificate of said stock will be paid on the_/ir«/ day of Ocluber next, and the remaining third on the Jirsl day of January next, to the proprietors thereof, or their legal representatives, or Attorney s duly constituted, on the presentation of the said certificiites at the Treasury or at the Loan Office, where the same may stand credited. Notice is further given that no transfer of the sa'd certificates from the books of the Treasury, or any Loan Of fice, will be allowed during the months of September and December next. And also that the interest on two-thirds of each of the said certificates will cease and determine on the 30th day ol September next, and the remaining third, on the 31st day of December next. LOUIS .McLANE, July 21—lawtlJan. Secreiary of the Treasury. Tbeasvrt Def^irtxknt, June 30, 1832. l^rOTICE is hereby given to the proprietors of the Exchanged Four and a half per rent. Stock, issued in pursuance of the act entitled "An act to authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to exchange a stock bearing an interest of four and one half per cent, for certain stocks bearing an interest of six per cent." approved the 26th of May, 1824, that the certificates of the said stock which are redeemable after the 31st day of December, 1832, will be paid on the 1st day of January, 1833, to the proprietors thereof, or their legal representatives or attorneys duly constituted, on the presentation and surrender of the said Certificates, at the Treasury, or at the Loan Office where the same may stand credited. Nttice is further given, that no transfer of the said Certificates from the books of the Treasury, or of any Loan Office, will be allowed after the Ist day of December, 1832 :— And, als->,that the interest on the said Certificates will cease and determine on the 31st day of December aforesaid. LOUIS McLANE, Secretaiy of the Treasury. July a—eoMtlJan No. 6102 O^ce Franiclin Insurance Chmpaxiy^ June 19, 1832. The following named^hflemen constitute the Board of President and Directon for the ensuing year PETER LENOX, Pre»dent. Dirttion* John Adams, Dr. Jas. C. Hall, Wm. A. Bradley, John P. Ingle, Nicholas Callan, Jno, 6: McDonaM. J<»hn Coyle, J..Winn, William Elder, Matthew Wright, G. C- Grammar. (One vacancy:) Applications for insurance can be made tb «ttheT of the Directors, who will afford the applicant «11 necessary information. The office is open from 9 o'clock in the morning, until 2 o'clock, and the Secretary is usually there from 5 until sunset, when he wiH attend to i^pii* cations for insurance or renewal of policies and any other business of the company. JOS. H. BRADLEY. June 21—taw3m Tel 125 Acres of Land on Back Creek. TRUSTEE'S SALE—The subscriber, bv virtue of a decree of the Circuit Court of the District of Columbia, will sell at public auction, to the highest bidder, at the dwelling fiuuse on the premises, on the 30th day of September next, between the hours of.4 and 5 o^lock, P. M., a very handsome and convenient fiu'in, bounding on Rock Creek, ^^ adjoining the improved estate of Mr. Isaac Pierce, frs'^Washington county,- in the District of Columbia—lately in the possession of Mr. Vincent King, and containing 12jTicre8 of land—part of " Pretty Prospect." Terms and conditions of sale, viz : One fifth of the purchase money to be paid in cash at the time of sale, and the balance in equal insUlments, of one, two, three, and four years ; the purchaser to give his bond with approved security for the purchase money, bearing interest from the day of sale, and payable at the periods aforesaid. If the terms of sale be not complied with within three days after the day of sale, the »»ibscrlber to be at liberty to rc-sell the said estate, and the deficiency, if any, by such sale, together with all charges attending the same, shall be made good by the defaulter. Note —A plat of the premises may be seen at the office of the subscriber. JOHN MARBURY. Aug 22—3aw4w Trustee.TRUSTEE'S SALE OF REAL ESTATE^ The subscriber, by virtue of a decree of the Circuit Court of the District of Columbia, wiB sell, at public auction, to the highest bidder, on the premises, between the hours of four and five o'clock, P. M. on the 13th of September next. Lot No. 13, in Square No, 347, in the City of Wasiiington, with a three story Brick House and improvements thereon. And at Georgeto.vn, on the premises, between the same hours, the next day, that part of Lot No. 72, in Georgetown, lying at the southwest comer formed by the intersection of High and Cherry streets, fronting 82 feet on High street, and 100 feel on Cherry street, with the improvements thereon. The terms and conditions of sale are as follows, viz : One fifth of the purchase money to be paid in cash, the residue, in equal instalments, in six,twe ve,and eighteen months. The purchaser to give bonds with approved security, payable at the periods aforesaid, with interest from the day of sale. If the terms of sal« be not complied with within three days after the day of sale, the soUscriljcr to be »1 Hlicriy rc-sett ujc aaJu UulS w citticr of them, and the deficiency, if any, by such sale, together with all charges attending tlie same, shall be m^e good by the defaulter. JOHN MARBURY, Aug 22—3aw4w Trustee. Trustee's Sale of Real Estate. he subscriber, by virtue of a decree o# the Circuit " Court of the District of Columbia, will sell at public auction, to the highest ladder,en the premises,ob the 15th day of September next, between the hourb of four and five o'clock, P. M the ioUowtng Lots of ground lying in the City of Washington, District of Columbia, viz: Lot nine in square «ixty-tliree. Lots eleven and fourteen in square 120, and lot one in square 121. Tlie terms and conditions of sale are as follows, viz:— One-Courth of the purchase money to be paid in cash— and the balance in equal payments of six, twelve, and eighteen months—the purchasers to give tl>eir bonds, with approved security, for the purch^ money, payable at the periods aforesaid, and bearing interest from the day of sale. Tiie sale will commence on Lot i» Sqtuu^ 120, and continue from Lot t« Lot. If the terms of sale be not complied with within three days af\er the day of sale, the subscriber to be at liberty to re-sell the »tid lots, op either of them, and the deficiency, if any, by such sale, together with all charges attending the same, shall be made good by the de> faulter. JOHN MARBURT, aug 21—2aw3w Trustee.Jigencxt at tVashington City. JAMES H. CAUSTEN, (.late of Baltimore,) having ma.'.e tMs city his permanent rwdence, and located his dwelling and office directly opposite to the Stale aiid Treasury Departments, will undertake, with his accustomed zeal and diligence, the settlement of claims generally; and, more particularly, claims before Congress— against the United States or the several Departments thereof—and before any Board of Commissioners, raised oT to be raised, for the adjustment of spoliations or other claims. He has now in charge the entire class arising out ot French spoliations prior to the year >800, and niany of those embraced by the treaty Uitely concluded * ith the French Government ; with reference to which, he has access to the archives of the Government, and has secured legal aid of undoubted qiulifications. He has been so long before the pubic a» an^ Age»*, that it can only be necessary now to say, that economy and prompt attention shall be extended to all business confided to his o>re ; and that, to enable him to render his services and facilities more efhcaciotis, be bas obtained a'cootmis* sion of Notary Public. It is but just tliat, while it will be his pleasure to give instant attention to all proper communications, the postage sfioiild be paid on letters addressed to him. July 16—dlw&wtfFOR RENT, THE Dwelling house over the office of Messrs. JiLiI». Yates & Mclntire next door to Gadsby's HoteL Apply to Mr. John W. Maury on the premises, or to SAMUEL J. 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