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STAR OF THE NORTH
BLOOMS BU RG, PA.
Wedatsdaj aiarning March 13th, 1S61.
Job-wobk of all descriptions doi e ' a, this
office upon the most reasonable terras. ,
' Attestion is directed to the card of E. J.'
Thornton, in auoiher column ol to days Star.
'Oca townsman, Jacob Dsf.l. started ' for
Ihe New York Market, last week, with, a
Jot of pptendidhofstfs. .
That Valentine sent ns for publication,
by a friend op the Creek, will appear in
'our next. Il is too "rich" to be lost.
It is reported that the water will be turn
' ed in the North Branch Canal oh Friday
"fiexl. Navigation has already commenced
lin some of the Canals down country.
'On our first page will be found Abraham
"-Lincoln's Inaugural Address, delivered on
ihe 4 h in at., which excludes from that de
'partmenl of our paper much of our usual
, m my m m m i i
"A dangerous new counterfeit is in circu
lation on the Wyoming Bank of Wilkes
barre. The denomination of the bill i ten
dollars. They are an imitation of the genu
ine, and said to be well executed.
John G. Freeze, Esq., we are informed
by the last Columbia Democrat, which has
just entered upon its twenty-fifth year, has
assumed the control of the local column of
'As important change has beeYi made in
the patent law. Patents will be run for
seventeen years, and cannot then be re
newed. X'l present they can be renewed
in the Paient Orfice.
Old Abe os a Speech.
"Tweedle dam and tweedle dee,
1 see yon and you see me.
Nobody 'a hurt and tioihing:s wrong,
Isn't that a nice little song.''
"JbHN Fletcher, the colored man who
committed larceny in this Borough a year
ago, and sentenced to the Eastern Peniten
tiary for IS month6,' died in that institution
a few days ego. Berwick Gazette.
. Snow and Rain. On Saturday last all
out-doors were made white by aright smart
fall of snow. It was preceded in the early
pari of the day by a heavy fall of rain By
putting the two together we will have mud
enough to last us ior a week to come.
Thb Democratic Leading Room, in this
place, is open nightly, and tolerably well
provided w-itt reading mauer. It is e'em-
tortably heated each evening and bri liantly )
lighted. .All who wish to profitably spend
an hour or two each evening could not drop
tito-a more cosily arranged place.
Ma. J. 1 Ilslet, formerly of the Galena
and Chicago Union railroad, hji-i received
the appointment of Superintendent of the
Lackawanna and Bloomsburg Railroad, in
place of M. W. Jackson, resigned. This ap
pointment is spoken of as a popular one
Mr. Jackron made a very good officer, and
the Company was loath to part with him.
Man Killld. We learn that a deaf and
by a train of Ireight cars near Trevorion
Junctibn, this county, on atnrday last,
mashing both legs, and otherwise injuring
'.him, so that he died in a short time after
Ahe accident. "Miltoniaa."
Our old friend, l he Printer," fiai got
along at lt for Febraary. "The Printer"
ii a variable publication to the cratt, so
irjticb eo that we should hale very much to
part with it; rather lose a dozen patrons to
the Star, especially if we were allowed to
make therhoic as to which ores we were
to part with." Iler.ry & Greason, publishers,
He x York: " Prree f 1 25.
' Hoops. One of the numerous advantages
of wearing hooped skirts was charmingly
-illustrated at Chester5eld, Mass., on the 1st
inst., where two sleighs met in the hihgway,
and the shaft of one of them caught in the
proirudiag hoops of a lady in the other
Ieigh, and, as the horse was trotting, the
fashiocable female was lifted from herseat,
ard carried, screaming and struggling, for
-30 leet or more, but not injured, as she
.clung closely to ihe shaft.
- Oh Friday text the township electrons
"will be held throughout this, county.' 'As
"for our township we have heard . very little
said respecting those who desire being can
didates. Troper caution ehould b exer
cised that we make good and creditable se
lections to fill all our local offices. These
3t tie positions and post of profit are of do mi
nor importance, as supposed by too large a
number of our citizens. As we have said
before, make good selections, and all is
."welj. . , . . ......
; YYfc-KdTitc by the last ; issues of the
DBmo'crat" and "Republicaa' that a meet
ing of the citizens was called, to be held at
ihe Court House, for the purpose of devis
ing means for , the Telief of the poor in
'Kansas. Wre have not learned how wiIl
"lhe ineeting was attended, or whether it
Sras attended at all. . Bat it appears to as,
if the people in Kansas are actually needy,
his is taking the right step to render assis
lance. All who feeJ disposed and. are able
have an opportunity of showing their lib
erality towards the suffering by the - step
4ak&t-that of holding a public meeting.
This is better than hte"'our Legislature
giv3 S30.C00 of the .rifibples' money for the
same purpose. ,-WV need this money to
T 'onr State debL By giving
.way many people are paying
j they are wholly unable to. We
rr.en pay toward this object who are
atl ? and not take it out of our treasury.
V.8 are exposed to this 'Xegishting away
thtt peor-' mens-, co mafcr t y.tr bora or j
.haw it is dona.
I Administrator's 'Notice.
Estate of John C. Geurharty late of ' Ft aiiklln
' 1 township, Colvmbia county, deceased.
LETTERS of Administration on ihe estate
of John'-C.'Gearhert, late 'of'Franklin
lownsbip, Columbia' ctVunfy, deceased, nave
been granted by ihe' Register of said coun
ty, to Daniel C Gearbanof Maine town
snip, and county aforesaid, fiersona
having claime'or demands against the es
late of the decedent are requested to make
them known to the administrator and those
indebted to the estate to make payment
immediately lo , .
. DANIEL C. GEARHART.
Jantfary 23, 1861 6w. Admr.
Estate of Peter Kline, tale of Locust township,
Columbia coun'y deceased
I ETTERS of administration on the estate
- of Peter Kline, late of Locut"'lowiisnip,
Columbia county deceased, have bpen
sranted by lhe Register of fcaid coun'y to
Martin V. B. Kline, residing in the low.i
ship and county aforesaid. All persons
h viiir claims or demands against the estate
of the decedert" are requested to make
them known to the cndeisigned, and those
indebted to the estate to make payment to
the admiuis'ra'or without delay.
MAKTIN V. B.'XlilNE.
January 23, 1861 6w. Admr
Administrate r's Notice.
ITiTTERS of administration on ihe estate
of Jacob Wanamacher, late of Frank
'in township, Columbia county, deceased,
have been granted by the Register of Co
lombia county, to the undersrgned, residing
in said Franklin township: all persons hav
ing claims, against the eta'e of the dece
dent are 'requested to present them to ihe
administrators without delay, and those
indebted to come forward and make pay ment
- MARY L. WANAMACHER, ) ...
FRANKLIN 7REIBLEY, j AJt7Ul
Franklin, March 6. 1861.
T ETTERS f admi-ii.-tralion on the es
tate ol Joseph Gearhatt, lare of Calta
wissa township, Columhia coun'y, dee'd.,
have been grained by the Register of said
county, to the undersigned, residing in
said townshp: and all persons hawing
claims or demands against said estate, are
requested lo make known the same to the
undersigned, and those indebted to make
payment forthwith to
JOHN KEIFER, Adnrr.
CattWr?Fa'twp., March 6: 1861.
jVOTlCE is hereby tiven that Letter
" Testamentary upon the estate oI'Ei.lV.k
Scott, late of the township of Bloom, in the
county of Columbia, deceased, have been
this dy sranted by the Register fcf said
coumy to the undersigned, residing in said
township ; and that all persons having
claim or demands against said estate r.re
requested to make known the same to
the said uudersignert without nelav.
WARREN J- WOODWARD.
Bloomsburg, March's, Ifefc 1 6.
THE undersigned, Auditor appointed by
the Orphan's Court ol Columbia county, up
on exceptions to the account of Samuel
KretslfT, administrator of Lmnl Ktessler,
Ute of Columbia county, deceased, will at
tend to ihe duties of his appointment at hi
Office, in Bloomshurg, on Saturday, the
23d day of March, A V. 1661, at 10 o'clock
A. iw., wnen ana wnere tu persons imer
esied iny attend.
Febmary 27. 1861. Auditor.
CP" "Democrat" pleas copv.
1 H E undersij ned, auditor appointed bv
he Orphan's 'Court, vl Columbia county,
on excepiions to the administrntion account
of Margaret Brass, admini-tra rtx of An
drew J. Bras, late of Columbia county,
deceased, will attend lo ihe duties of his
appointment at his office", in Bloomsbo'rg.
on Saturday, the 30 h day of March, A. D.
1861. at ten o'clock A. M., when and
u,hrA all nersons interested in Sdlit estate
caQ 8tIeiJ ,f lhe ,hink pr-0.,-er.
THE undersigned appointed by the Court
an Andi'or to distribute the in. nit ariiuj
from the Sheriff's sate of the Real Estate
o- Hiram Smeihere, will attend to the dn:ie
i nf hi appointment on Sitlurday the 30th day
1 of March. 1861. at 2 o'clock p. m., .t hi
Office in Bluomsburg, Columbia county , at
which lime and place all persons interested
are hereby Tiolrried to attend, or be 'foreer
debarred lrom comina in on said innd.
February 27, 18'6l. Auditor.
Ry virtue of a wirt of Alias Vert. Exponar,
io me directed, isued out of the Court
of Ccmtnoti Pleas of the co. of Columbia.
Pennylvania,will be exposed to public sale
at the Conn House in Bloomsbnrg. on
SATURDAY. THE 2;D OF MARCH,
1861, at one o'clock in lh afternoon ;he
Aun.ntn.. iloenrlKail nrnnorlv I r il c .all
; . Tract tit Land situate in uHr-
loal township, Columbia county, bounded
as follows to wit : B"ginninr at a post in
line of land of Jonathan C. Pennington, and
corner of land of George Moore, thence eo
! Road North eighteen and a half degrees
West, n;nety five perches and six tenths io
a post, thence by Innd ol George Moore
and Christian L. Moore, South eighty four
and three qnarter dearees, West forty nine
and on lenth perches to a post, thence by
lands of Chrictian L. Moore, South twelve
and a half degrees, East iiinety ihree perih
e and eiht tenths to a post, thence by
lands of Ezekiel Shnlts and J. C. Penning
ton, North eighty four and three quarter
degrees Kas-t, fifty nine and two tenth per
ches to 'he place of Beginning, Containing
Thirty one Acres and seventy eight perches
strict measure nearly all of which is im
proved land. Whereon are erected a one
and a hali Story -Plank dwelling Home, a
Frame Bank Bi.rn, a Frame Wason Shed,
a Destd Hoose" and other out buddings with
the appurtenance, v
Seized, taken in excution and to be
sold astne property of John. F. Lawbach.
ALSOAt the am time and place by
virtue of a jvrit, Yen. Ex , to me directed all
that certain lot of land situate in Jameson's
addition lo Centervilie Center townthp, Co
lumbia county, Lot No. 28 in Plot ot said
addition, bounded sod described as follows,
on the North by lot of William Kromer, on
the East by an alley, on the South bv an
alley and on the West a street of saidten
treville, Containing one third of an acre be
the same rftore ol Iss. Whereon are erect
ed a two story frame dwelling House' and
other out buildings with the appurtenances.
Seized, taken in execution, and to be
sold as the property of Harrison Lohmart.
JOHN SNYDER, SArr
Btoomsbnrg, Feb. 20, 1861.
PLOWS, PLOWS! I
. FIRSTUATE article of Plows on hand
and for sale by . .-
. JOSEPH SHARPLESS.
Bioorssborg, Macb, 6, 1881.
Notice to lieirs of Levi Bisel, dee'd.
COLUMBIA COUNTY :
$,l(S4 THE ComrrVou wealth of Penn
Yi(XVi. eylvania Vo SusarrR. Bisel, wid
w, Levi p. Bt-el,'iiow- residing
in ,he State of ll!inoi, Sallie R.
't,t .-Bisei, intermarried with'
Willison, pow residing in' Lebanon, county,
Penn'a, Robert fl.;Bie, now residing in
ihe Slate of Georgia, 1 Henry Kent'Bisel, re
siding in the , same1 State, Nareisa Y. Bisel,
and Susan J. 'Bisel, both residing in Union
county, Pennsylvania, the last ihreo named
of whom are minors, Namissa Y. Risel alul
Susan J. Bisel, have for their Guardian their
mother, Susan R. Bi'ek, ;in( ilcnry Kent
Bisel, has for hi'Guaidian, RoCert Patter
son, children and heirs .ol Levi BNel, laie
of Mudison . township, Columbia county,
deceased.. You, "and each ('.fyon are hereby
commanded to be ami appear at our Orph-
f a n u ' C f nil ii Ka K 'a I i I aVi at m (.Knrn in
unci VIMI IW J J 1 1 J VI V 1 1 Ci UlUWIIIOk'U lp) III
and for said county on the first Monday of
May next, then and there io accept or re
fuse the real estate ol Levi Bisel deceased,
at the. valuation put upon it by an Inqne-t
rluly awarded fey this Honorable Court, or
show cause why ths same shall not be sold.
Witness the Honorable Warren J- Wood
ward, Eq., President of our said Court at
Bloornsbur", the 9ih day of February A. D.
eihi hundred and sivty one.
JONH SNYDER, Sheriff. .
Blnrmshnrg, Feb. 27, 1861
oticc to heirs of Andrew Sfibertiatcrtlcc'd.
Kll4 THE Commonwealth of Penn
Sbt?tS''br sylvania to Mary Shoemaker,
;f,j Cj widow, Jacob 'Shoemaker. Abra
ijlt ham Shoemaker, Charles Shoe
C maker, Catharine, i nlertnariieil
with PeterHouseri, Klizabeih, intermarried
with Peter MaxelS.irah, interuurried with
Joseph Heiidershm amf Mnry , In ermarriwil
with Samuel Shaffer, children and heai cif
Andrew 'Shoemaker, late of Madison 'town
ship, in the comity of Columbia, deiaed.
Yon and earti ol you are hereby 'command
ed to be and appear at our Orphan's 'Court,
to be holden at Bloomsbur j in ami for saiil
county on the first Monday of May next,
then and there to accept orTefu-e lhe real
estate of Andrew Shoemaker, dee'd, at the
valuation put upon it by an Inquest duly
awarded by ihis 'Honorable Conn or show
cause why ihe'same sIihII not be nl.
Witness the Honorable Warren J. Wood
ward, Esq.. Presidtnt of our said Court at
Bloomsbnri,'the'9 h day of February A. D ,
eighteen 'hundred and sixiv one.
, JJHN SNYDER, Sheriff.
B!oomsbur2, "Feb. 27, 1861.
IVbticc in Partition.
Estate of Henry Jus$, lute of Hemlock township,
Columbia county deceased.
COLUMBIA COUNTY :
!' THE Com rnon wealth of Penn-
. syUatna lo Daniel 'Bus-', Sa'mnel
" l Bus, Alam Boss, Henry Bns,
' Morris Buss, Dortha, intertnarried
with - Gei2er,'Levina, intermaried with
Charles bailor, Catharine, intermarried with
Ab-aham Shoemaker ; and to all ihe legal
representatives of Ihe said Henry Buss,
deceased, greetina ' You and each o'f you
will lake notice that an lnquel will be held
to make partiiinn or valuation, as the case
may require, of the real estate of the above
named Henry Buss, deceased, situaie in
he township ol Hemlock, and county ot
Columbia, on the premise, on Thursday,
the 18A dry of April, 1861, between itie
hours of I'D o'clock in the forenoon, and 3
o'clock in the alternoon, ol said day, a;
wh'ch lime and place you may attend if you
Wimess th- Honorable Warren J. Wood
ward Esq , Pre-iJent ol our Orphans' Court
at Bloomsbiirir, the $;h day of Febraary,
A. D., otm thousand eitn hundred and six-
t one. juu." oi l omv,
Bioomurg. Feb. 27, 1861. Sheriff.
mt, IN the Orphans' Court of Colum-
It 'In the matter of the Pdr.ition of
'w'" Luca Fahriner, for a decree of
r'fiTits specific performance of Ihe con
tract for the sale of real estate, between the
said LOcus Fahrinjer and Sebaiian Hower,
Ute of Locust township, Columbia -county,
Notice is hereby given to the Widow,
h?irs and legatees of Ihe said Sebastian
Hewer, deceased, To appear at an Orptian''
Court to b'e held at Bloom sburg, or. the
fmt Monday of May next, io answer the
bill or Partition oi ihe said Lucas Fahringer,
praying the Court to decree the specific
perlormance of the contract between hi-fi-self
and said Sebastian Hower, according
to the true intent and meaning thereof,
otherwise specific performance ol i he same
will be decreed.
JOHN SNYDER, Sheriff.
Btoomsbunr, Feb. 27, 1861.
PCBLIC SALE OP VALUABLE
"T7ILL be exposed to s-ale by pnblie von-
" due on the premises, on F R I D A Y.
the 2th DAY OF MARCH, A. D. 1861 at
ten o'clock, in the forenoon, the following
property, vir :
situate near the town of Oranevi!le, in tne
township of Orange, aud county ot Colum
-TWO ACRES OF LAND,
improved. The lot is on the Main Roac
leadir.2 fiom Orangeviiln to Berwick, and'
is a desirable building lot. Late the t state
of John Covenhovan. dec?d. Terms made
known on (he dav of sale by
CYRUS B. Mc HENRY,
OLIVER COVEN HOVAN,
WESLEY Will T,
Feb. 27, 1861. Administrators.
THE undersigned, Auditor appointed by
the Orphan's Court of Columbia county, to
distribute the balance irt the hands ol Rob
ert B. Swarzy, executor of the last will and
testanrent ot Jacob Swazzy, late of Colum
bia county, deceased, to and among the
persons entitled by law and under the said
will to receive the same, will attend to the
duties, of his appointment, at his office, in
Bloomsbuig, on Wefie-day the 3d day of
April, A. D IfcBl, at ten "oVIock, A. M.,
ar tnch lime and place all persons having
claims agaiot lhe estate ol said deceased,
are required I r present the iame, or be de
barred from coming in fr a .-hare of said
balance. WESLEY WIRT,
Feb. 27, 1861. Auditor.
Admiiiisfrator's -Notice .
Leder of administration on the estate of
Thomas J. Kobbin, late of Fishioacreek
township, Columbia county , deceased, have
been granted by the Register of said coun
ty, io Abraham VV. Robbins, residing in
aid Fishibgcrebk township. All persons
having claims or demands against the es
tate ol the decedent are requested to make
ihem known to lhe administrator and those
indebted to make' payment forth wiih to
ABRAHAM W. ROBBINS,
Fisbinlcreek. Feb. 27, 1861. Admr.
C LOTH iY G STORE,
On Main aireettwo doors above the'Amer
icaa Hotel.' ! '-"-rj
STATEMENT OF THE FINANCES
COUNTY OF COLUMBIA.
From the 1st day of 'January, i860, to the 1st
day of January, 1861.
THE Auditors elected lo settle and adjust
lhe Public .'Accounts, of Colnmbia county,
have examined the same, from the 1st day
of January, I860, to the 1st day of January,
1861, nd respectfully lay before the Hon
orable the Judges of the C;urt of Common
Pleas, Ihe tollowing staten.ent aud reports,
agreeably to the Twenty-second Section of
an Act of the General As.enribly ol thi
Commonwealth, passe 1 the Fourth day oj
April, A. D. 1834.
JOIIT A. l-ILSTOX, Treasurer
of Columbia County, in account wuh'said
January, I860 :
To Taxes outstanding.
' $a 1 a r fa
Feb'y , To cash of Jacob Yohe,
for old plank,
Feb'y 6 To cash of John D. Run-
March o cash ofherifTSnv-
der, Jury Fees'St Fines,
May 7 To i jsh ol J. VV. Merrill.
"6 6 94
land redeemed, (
May'? To cash of J. S. McNinch,
June 8, Toca-h of N. Y. M. C. F.
R. II. '& Col Co , land redeemed,
June 13 To cash ol Srn'lM Henry
, t land releenied,
June 13 To am'i of County Tax
assessed lor I860, 8,779 "25
June 13 To ca.ti received for mil-
i'ir assessment, i860,
do To County tax on unseated and
se-i'etl lands returned,
do To tax on seated and unseated
do To cash, road lax on seated and
unseated lands returned,
do To School Tax on seated and
unseated latin's, returned,
do To cah, poor tax, on seated an J
unseated land returned,
June 23 To cash ol Dr. 11. W. Mc-
Reynol Is, taxes, ,
July 27 To cash of Jas. Lamon,
Oct. 12 To cah of David Savag,
lor ol! plank,
Nov. To am't ten day assessment,
Dec. 3d Io cash of E. Reyu'blds,
do To'cash ol Joseph Sharpless for
Dec. 4 To cash from J. N. Jones,
Dec. 5 To cash of Hudson Broth
, ers lor use ol Court Room,
Dec. 29 To cash of Y. M.'C. A.,
per 1. VV. Hartma'n,
do To cash of Huil-on Brothers for
use ot Court Room,
do To cash of C. & P. Bellas, for
old bridge near Oranseville,
do To cash of Jacob Eyerly, Pro-
thonoiary, Jury fee,
do To cash of E. H Little, Jury fee
do To cash of John Sn)der,Sliertff,
Jury Fees ard Fines,
do To cah of A. B. Tate, amount
to b refunded,
do To amount added lo duplicates
do To cash received on outsanJ-
. 59 34
By afn'nl outstanding lor 1860 and
previous year, $7, 143 37
By exonerations allowed collectors 227 39
'cftna minions do do 4i3 75
" am't paid Stale assessm't less
than quota 164 72
By orders redeemed of I860, .902 75
do do 1859, 487 71
By orders redeemed of 1858, and
previous years, 51 90
By Treasurer's commission on S8,-
360 35, 234 41
By cash in hands of Treasurer, due
"county, 2,055 48
ASSESSORS' PAY ANNUAL ASSESS
MENT. Leonard B. Rupert, Bloom twp.
l-aiah Bower, Borough Berwick,
Williim Erwine, Briarcreek,
Josiah Ki'tenhouse, BeaVer,
Samuel R. Kline, Benton,
Samuel Ney hard. Centre,
M H. Kerr,. Ca'.tawissa,
Daniel McKiernan, Conyngnam,
Emandns Uiraugf, Fihingcieek,
Aaron Lamberson, Franklin,
A. H. Kitchen, Greenwood,
John H. Faust, Hemlock,
Jeremiah Kline, Jackson,
Gera Hower, Iocust,
Lavirence Waiters, Mifflin
William T. Shuman. M-tine,
Peier M. Kashner, Montour,
John Steiler, Madison,
laac Cnlp, Mount PUasar.t,
George Richardj Oiange.
A. J. Manning. Pine,
Charles Der, Roanncreek,
J. R. Fritz, Su:ailoaf,
Matthew Case, Scott,
. 18 71
ROAD AND BRIDGE VIEWS.
Am't paid Mindry persons lor road
and ondoe views during 'he ear 181 00
JURORS' WAGES AND MILEAGE.
Amount paiJ Jurors at the several
Amount paid for paper, ink, etc. 47 0
Amount paid Leonard B Rupert,
Am'nt paid Solomon Neyhard for
survey ins unseated lairds.
Am 'nt paid for Surveying County
line between Colombia and Lu
zerne Counties, agreeably lo an
Act of Assembly, passed April
1 16 50
Amount paid K II Lmle, Esqr.
Amount paid W. II. Jacoby,
do do Palemon John,
do do A. B. Tate,
do do L. L. Tale,
Am'nt paid John Snyder boarding
Prisoners and notify ing. Jnrors
Am't paid, convey ing John Whip
ple to the Eastern State Peniterl
liary, Ami conveying Jno. Greenough lo
E. S Penitentiary & VV. J. Cook,
Am't paid conveying Rib'i Brown
to Insane Asylum, Harrisburg,
FOX AND WILD CAT SCALPS.
Amount pi.id sundry person, 90 42
CLEANING COURT HOUSE.
Amt: paid Ann Long, during year, 17 00
Am' paid at the several Courts. 43 00
BLANK AND LAW BOOKS.
Amouut paid sundry persons, 5$ 72
Amt. paid Jacob Eyerly as per bills, 128 51
Amt. paid Hiram Hess, Fish 'creel',: '25 00
do . . David Bobb, Madison, ,ln 00
do Shadrack Eves, Pine " ''45 00
do Abraham Henlork, Pirie, 35 00
do hens ol G. Kline, Orange, 65 00
do .Samuel Boon, Bloom, . 50 00
do John Hes, 25 00
do Henry Keller, Locust, 50 00
Amount paill l)avidSavage,
do Daniel Mi-Henry,
, 53 82
Amount' paid for repairing, bridges, 664 83
Amt. of road, school, and poor tax
on unseated Lands, relumed to
township, 2,C99 07
Amt. relunded to Michael Brobsl, 7 00
Amt. paid Col. Co. Agriculi'l Soc'y, 100 00
t CO. AUDITORS AND THEIR CLERK.
Amt. paid Audi orsarid thir Clerk, S-39 50
do W. Wirt auditing Pro
ihonotary and Register's accounts, 12 50
: S52 00
Spring elecion and swearing officers 36 58
General election, 328 00
Presidential Election, 343
Amt. paid Witnesses, Justices, &o,
Ami. paid Moses Coffin an,
Amt. paid for Coal and Wood, 59 73
Amouiit paid JohnG. Freeze, E-q., 85 00
Amt paid B. F. Hartman lor Lyc.
Mutual Insurance Company,
Amt paid Wm. T. Shuman, Esq,
body of John" T. Keeih,
Amt. paid Reuben Fahringer, Esq.
bo.'y of Daniel Hetbster,
Am't paid John Hartman, Esq.,
body 'of Haltis Appleman,
Amt paid Reuben Fahringer, Eq.
body of Thomas Conly,
Pa'd E. S. Penitentiary lor suppor
Paid F. C. Harrison, M. I), medi
cal ailepdance on pri-oriers,
Paid Jno. Ramsey, M. D-, niedical
attendance on prisoners,
Amn't paid for papering in Court
Hone. Sheriffs house, Stoves in
Court House, repairing pump at
Sheriffs house, repairing Stable,
Lamps in Court 'House, three
'Co'tiiity Maps, &c,
To amount paid Jas. S. McNinch,
late Treasurer, balance due from
county, as per Auditor's Report, ?487 78
COMMlSIONERS AND CLERK.
Amt paid Elias Deitench, 146 00
Amt paid E. Deitench. 'expenses
to Harnsburg on business lor ttie
Amt. paid Georpe Miller,
do Joseph R. Patton, "
do William Lamon,
do R. C. Fruit, Cletk,
Whole Amouut of Orders issued
for 1860, 510,009 80
Deduct amt. of Taxe. refunded, 2,l06 07
do do paid late Tieanrer, 487 78
De.'uct amt. to be refunded by A.
B Tate, -which was over-pay lor
the year 1860, 12 50
92 606 35
Expenditures for the year 1S60, S7,403 45
We, the undersigned Auditors of the Co.
of Colombia, being duly elected to ad PM
and seitle the accounts of the Treasurer and
Commi-sioners, have carefully examined
the accounts and vouchers of the same,
from Ihe first day of January, A. D., I860,
io the first day of January, A. D., 1861, do
certify that we find them correct as sei lorth
in the foregoing statement, and that we find
a balance due Columbia county of Twenty
Hundred and Fifty Five Dollars and Forty
Eight cents from Joan A. Funstcn, TieasuT
er of said county.
Given cnier our hands this eleventh day
of January, A. D., 1861.
DAVID DEMO IT,
GEO. M HOWELL,
JOSEPH B KM1TLE
Auditors. Attest W. Wirt, Clerk.
We, the undersigned Commissioners of
Columbia county, do certify that the fore
oing is a correct statement of the accounts
of sa'id county for the year i860.
In testimony whereol we have herenn'o
set our hands this 1 1th day of January. A. D
is6i. r .
GEORGE MILLER, ) Corn's
JOmKPH R. PAT I ON. of
WILLIAM LAMON, ) Col. Co.
A:tet R. C. Fruit, Clerk.
FINANCES OF COLUMBIA CO.
Balance due from Collectors, S7,I43 37
Note of Bet jamin Hay man's adnrr, 26 24
Balance dui irom Treasurer, Si 055 4X
Orders unredeemed for 1858 and
Orders unredeemed for ISf 9,
do do i860,
Balance in favor of County,
February 5th 1861 approved by he Court.
JALUK LYAINS, Associate
STEPHEN BALDY, j Judges.
Bloomsburg, Feb. 13, 1S61.
(Latk White Swak)
Ilace Street, above 3d Philadelphia
QUILLMAX $ HOVER, Proprietors.
Terms SI. 2. jcr day,
ffiO the old customers of this well-known
J- House, we desire to say, that we have
renovated, improved and newly furnished
lhe same, and thai we respectfully solicit
a continuance 61 their patronage.
S rangers, travelers and visitors we cor
dially invite to the hospitallity of lhe "N
iionar'ld come and see and judge for
themselves of its advantages and merits.
Our locatioB is central, and convenient
for Merchants and business men generally
We will always endeavor to study the
wants and comforts of our guests, and wiin
the assistance of Mr. Charlks A. STct.s.our
aflable and attentive Clerk, we feel prepar
ed to keep a good Hotel, and hope to give
Phllad., Feb. 13, 1861 y.
Bloomsbure, for sale
june iO, 1860 If.
. Inquire of
7VT0TICE ishereby given that two or three
spacious room's will be let on reasonable
terms. Inquire oh ' '
CHARLES If. N
ri .I,.. i i - '.'-"" '
T AYS the entire cost for Tuition in the
most popular and successful Commer
cial School , in , lhe country. Upward of
Twii.vk Hundred yotn.u men from TwthTV
kight differenl Siales, have been educated
for business here within -lhe past ihree
years, some of whom have been employed
as book Keepers aj salaries of
$200O;o6 per A it mini,
immediately upon graduating,- who . knew
nothins of accounts when ihey entered
the college. ., -
Cy Ministers' sons half price. IStndents
enter at sinv lime,' and "review when they
please, without extra. charge. ,. . .;
For Catalogues of 84 pae, Specimens
of Prof. Cowley's Business aiil Ornamental
Penmanship, and a large Engraving of the
College, itn-.losn twenty-live cents in Post
age Stamps to Ihe Principal.
JENKINS & SMITH, Pittsburgh, Ta.
January 9. 1861.
f .-- jt. 1 -J. . iT jW. y.
v.- .v n 54- f4 V Klf 'Sf Vr "V 73r l2e t S
OF ALL KINDS,
AT J. JT. ISKOU HV'S
"Clich'p'cr t!i an IJvcr.
Mav JH IhfiO
". .. ,m. v. . .-. a'.
vv :s -if s :. s v.-
'I litware & Move Lslablisliniem.
rpllR UNDERSIGNED respecifully jn
forms his il I Iriends and customer,
thai he ha purchased his brother's interest
in the aoove establishment, and the con
cern will hereafter be conducted by him-elf
exclusively. He has just recoived and of
ifai lprs for sale the largest arid mos" ex
tensive a-ortment of FANCY STOTVS
SAu ever introduced into this market.
Stovepipe and Tinware coti-tandy on
ham! and manufactured to order. All kinds
of lepairtng done, s u-nal, nn short notice.
The patronage of old friends and new cus
tomers is respectfully solicited.
Bloomsburg, Jan. 12.1853. tf.
North Second direct, above Arch,
II. II. EI)irAlt$f-l'roprietor.
February 22. I860. ly.
NORTH WEST CORNER
Eighih and KnCc street,
r XT Always on hand, a full assortment of
Hats and Caps for Men "Boys and Children,
at low prices f Feb. 22. I860.
FRESH ARRIVAL OF
I'ALL AI) WINTER
CZ2 OD GO OD s53 &
AT MII.IYUirS STOIJE!
ft U1K subscriber has just returned from the
- City with another large and select as
sortment of FALL AND WINTER Goods,
purchased at Philadelphia, at the lowest
figure, and which he is determined to sell
on as moderate terms a can be procured
elsewhere in Bloomtborg. His stock com
prises fondle' I)rcM GooI,
of the choicest styles and latest fashions.
Hardware, Queensware, Cedarware, Hol
lowware, Iron, Nails, Boots & Shoes, Hats
and Caps; &c , &c. In short, everything
usually kepi in country Stores; to which he
invites ihe public generally. The highest
price paid for country produce.
S. H. MILLER.
Bloomeburg, Oct. 24, 1860.
icw Fall Goods t
LARGE STOCK AM LOU 1'KICES.
11 e have again been to the ci'y, and re-
tented with a large stock of Goods for
the season, which we are prepared to sell
ai a low figure tor ready pay. Our stock
Hardware, Qieenware, Cedarware, Willow-ware,
BOOTS AND SHOES,
Groceries, Nails, Iron, Fih, Salt, Piaster,
Fluid. Camphene Oil, White Lead by the
Keg, cheap, &v, &c.
II. C. k I. W. HARTMAN.
Bloomsburg, Oct. 17, I860.
n KCltlC hALi:
TALFADLK HEAL ESTATE.
XN pursuar.ee of an order of the Orphans'
Court of Columbia county. :on
FRIDAY THE 29T1I DAY OF MARCH
I'ext. at 10 o'clock in ihe forenoon, Petter
S. Helwig and John P. Walter Executors,
ot the lat will and tetament of Jacob Hel
wig laie ol Locum townnip, in said county
deceased, will expose to sale, by Public
Vendue, upon th premises, a certain
TKAiT OF LAM),
adjoining Peter S wen k on the North, Dan
iei Beaver en the South, William Irvin on
the West and Peter Swenk on Ine East,
containing ONE HUNDRED AND EIGHT
ACRES, more or les. Whereon are erect
ed two dwelling htues, a frame Bank Barn.
Wagon lloue, and other out buildings a
A GOOD APPLE ORCHARD,
about Ninety Acres cleared and under good
cultivation. Late the estate of said dee'd.,
situa'e in the township of Locust and coun
s JACOD EYERLY, Clei.
Commtions of Sai.k. Ten pet cent, at
sale, balance of one thirJ on first day of
Aptil 1861, one third fir?t day ol April 1862,
with interest, and one third on the first day
ol April 1863, with interest, balance afier
payment of first April 1861, to be secured
by judgment bocd ar.d mortgage. Deed
lo be delivered on first of April, at the ex
pense ot the purchaser, and on his securing
the unpaid purchase money by bond and
teteR s. Helwig,) r
JOHN P. WALTER, J
February 20, 1861,
TISXER $ STOVE DEALER,
HlftLTII AM) nVPLEASFjBES,
' ;, OR . '.;- ; .
Bisfase With -Its Agoniei;
CHOOSE' BETWEEN tllEif.
II OLtiO i' A YVsV S tnisH.
What 'i mr.rp .fearful than a bteakiri'g
down of the nervous system To te exci
table or. nervous in a small degree is most
distressing, , for whe'.re can . a remedy be
found ? There js one i drink but liule
wine, beer, or spiritsor far better., cons ;
lake no coffee, vyeak'tea being preferable'
get ll the.fresh air you can ; take three or
four Pills every night; eat plenty of solids
avoiding the use of slops; and if these gold'
en rules are followed, you will be happy
in mini! -and strong in body, and forget yon
have any .nerves. . , . .. ,
mothers a-nd 'Daughters.
If there is one Jhing more ihan another
for which these Pil! are so famous it ',,
their purifying properties', opecially their
power of cleansing lhe blood from all ire.
purities, and removing dangeroos and sus
pended secretions. Universally adopted as
ihe one giand remedy for female complaint
thev never fail, never'weaken the srstem
and always bring about what is required '
SlCk HEADACHES AND WANT OF
j , APPETITE.
These feelings which so sadden os, most
freqnenily arise from .annoyances or Iroobr
Ie, from obstmcied perspiration, or from
eating and drinking what is or.fi! for us
thus disordering the liver and stomach'
These organs must be regulated if yon wisk
to be well. The Pills, it ,aker, according
to the printed instruction", wiU'enickly re
store a healthy action io both liver and
stomach, whence follow as a natural con
sequence, a gocd appetite and a clear head.
In ihe hast and West di PCaicely any -other
medicine is ever used for these dit
orders. , (
DISORDERS OF THE KIDNEYS.
In all diseases affecting ihese oran
whelher they secrete too much or loo little'
water; or whether they be afflicted with
stone or gravel, or will, aches and pain
settled in the loins over the regions of ihe
kidneya. these Piljs should bo taken accor
ding to ihe printed instructions directions,
and the Ointment should .be well rubbed
into the small of the bark at bed lime Thia
treatment wdl give almost immediate reliaf
when all ether means have faded
FOR STOMACHS OUT OF ORTER.
No medicine, will so effectually imorov
lhe tone of the stomach as these Pili- they
remove all acidity, occasioned either br
intemperance or improper diet. The
reach the liver and reduce il to a healthy
action; ihey are wonderfuliy efficacious if.
cases of spasm in fact ihey never fail in
curing all disorders of lhe li-er and slomtecht
Iloilnwny-'s nils are the test remedy known in
ic u.viiu jui mc j'jiiowing diseases.
A st h m a ,
Blotches on lhe
Constipation of tha
Fevers of all
Stone and Grave!, .
Ulcers,. - - , .
Worms of all kinds
Weakness from . -
CAI'TIOX' !' nn- .'.- J-: I..!
the words "HoUowav, New York end Lon
don." are dn-cernable as a Water-moth in
every leaf of the book of directions around
each poi or box ; the same mar be plainly
seen by holding the leaf to the hg'ht. A hand
some reward , will be given to any oam
rendaring such information as may lead to
the detection ol any party or pasties coon-'
terfeiting the medicines or vending the
same, knowing them to be spurious.
Sold at the Manufac'orr of Profesor
Ho!ioay, 80 Maiden Lane, New York.and
by all respecable Druggists and Dealer in
Medicine, throughout the civilized worldj
in boxes at 25 cents, 62 cents and $1 each.
i-tr There is considerable rcvin? bv la
king the larger sizes.
N. B Directions for the guidance of p a
tienis in every disorder are a IB zed to eacli
October, 17, i860.
b looms num;
'gMIE undersigned respectfully informs lhe
citizens of Bloomsburg, and the publio
generally, that he has taken ike Barber
Shop, located on Main Street, in the white
Frame Building, nearly opposite the Ex
change Block, where he is at alt times rearfy
to wait upon his customers to entire satis
faction. SHAVING AND HAIRDRESSING,
Will be executed with care and neatness
and in the most fashionable ttyle and oa
very moderate terms.
trF"Sham,poing, done op in City Style.
He solicils public patronage and pledget
his best enJeavors to give every reasonable
CHARLES HENRY NOLL.
Bloomsburg, Oct. 12, 1859.
One Ilondre'd Tons ofCaycgi Lake
AT THE PATTA WKSA TirrQ
'IliE undersigned would respectfully iiv
- form the ub.'ic generally that they
have on hand a large amount of superior
CAYUGA LAKE PLASTER,
all of which they offer for sale, in large or
small quamit'es, npou the most reasonable
terms. Persons wishing a good article of
plaster would do well to call and examine
this before purchasing elsewhere,
C. VV. M KELVY & CO.
Catiawissa, Jan. 30, 1861 3m.
flHE undersigned would respectfully no
fy his customers who are owing him
in Ihe boot and shoe line, to come forward
and settle their accounts, as he design
closing up hi bnsine in this place, in th
course of a lew months. He dires to hava
all his old and iiev accounts square ' ap
promptly and with satisfaction, hence the
publishing of this notice. A wed to the
wise is sid to be "nfficient.