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    1% r. WEBSTER'S
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The Hon. Jo , lip 111. Clayton's resolution
calling for fora'. correspondence on the
Oregon Question being called up--
Mr. WEBSTER rose and said : I shall
advise my honorable friend, the member
from Delaware, to forbear from passing
this. resolution for a few days.
There is no doubt that there are letters
from'Mr. M'Lane ; but, as the Chairman
of the Committee on Foreign Relations
opposes this motion, I am td presume that
the Executive Government finds it incon
venient to communicate those letters to
the Senate, at the present moment.
Yet, it is obvious, that as the Senate is
called on to perform a legislative act, it
ought, before the hour of its decision
_comes, to be put in possession of every
thing thing likely to influence its judg
ment ; otherwise, it would be required to
perform high legislative functions on mere
confidence. There is certainly some em
barrassment in the case. If the Execu
tive Government deems the communica
tion of the correspondence inconvenient,
it can only be because neg otiation is still
going on, or, if suspended, is expected to
be resumed. So far as negotiation is con•
cerned, the conitnunication,or publication,
of the correspondence, may very proper
ly be thought inconvenient. But, then,
the President has recommended the pas
sage of a law, or resolution, by the two
Houses of Congress. In support of this
recommendation, he himself sent us, un.
asked, at the commencement of the ses
sion, the correspondence up to that tiine.
Now, if that was necessary, the rest is
necessary. If we are entitled to a part,
we are entitled to the whole.
In my opinion, the mistake was in call
ing on Congress to authorize notice to
England of the discontinuance of what
has been called the joint occupation until
negotiation had been exhausted. Negotia
tion .hould have been tried first, and when
that had failed, and finally failed, then,
and not till then, should Congress have
been called upon.
I now go on the ground, of course, the
the notice far discontinuing the joint on.
cuparicy is properly to be given by author
ity of Congress; a point which I do not
now discuss.
It is said, indeed, that notice is to be
used as a weapon, or an instrument, in
ne‘otiation. I hardly understand this.—
It is a metaphor of not very obvious ap.
plication. A weapon scents toimply, not
a facility, or mereaid, but the means either
of defence against attack, or of making
an attack. It sounds nut altogether friend
ly and pacific. I doubt exceedingly
whether, under present circumstances,
notice would hasten negotiation; and
yet such are those circumstances, that
there may be as much Inconvenience in
standing still as in going forward.
\ The truth is, that great embarrassment
arises from the extreme pretensions and
opinions put forward by the President, in
his inaugural address, a year ago, and in
his message last December. But for these,
notice would have been harmless, and
perhaps would have been authorized by
both Houses without much opposition, and
received by England without dissatisfac•
non. But the recommendation of the no
tice, coupled with the President's repea
ted declarations that he held our title to
the whole of the territory to be " clear
' and unquestionable," alarmed the coun
try. And well it might. And if notice
were required, in order to enable the Pre
sident to push these extreme claims to
any and every result, then notice ought
to be refused by Congress, unless Con
gress is ready toliipport these pretensions
at all hazards. Here lies the diflirulty.
Congress is not prepared, and the country
is not prepared, as .I believe, to make the
President's opinion of a dear and un
questionable right to the whole territory
fan ultimatum. If he wants notice for
a purpose, he certainly must see that it
becomes a grave question whether Con
gress will grant it.
It was a great, a very great mistake, to
accompany the recommendation of notice
with so positive an assertion of our right
to the whole territory. Did the President
mean to adhere to that, even to the ex
tremity of war? If so, he should have
known that, after what has happened in
years past, the country was not likely to
sustain him. Did he mean to say this,
and afterwards recede from it ? If so,
why say it at all ? Surely the President
could not be guilty of playing an small a
part, as to endeavor to show himself to
possess spirit, and boldness, and fearless
ness of England, more than his predeces
sors, or his countrymen, and yet do all
this in the confident hope that no serious
collision would arise between the two
countries. So low an ambition, such pal
try motives, ought nut to be imputed.—
When the President declared that, in his
judgment, our title to tine whole of Ore
gon was " clear and unquestionable," did
he mean to express an ollicial or a mere
,fpersonal opinion I If the latter, it cer
tainly hail no place to an official commu
nication. If the former—if he intended
a solemn official opinion, upon which he
was resolved to act officially, then it is a
• very grave question how far he is justifi
ed,without tiew lights, or any change of
circumstances, to place the claims of this
country, in this respect, on other grounds
Than those en which they had stood under
predecessors, and with the concur•
tree of all branches of the Government,
r so:many years; for it is not to be
!doubted that the United States Govern
*sent has admitted, through a long series
of years, that England has rights in the
wthwestern parts of this continent
Which are entitled to be respected,
Nlr. President, one who.has observed
attentively what has transpired here and
in England, within the last three months,
must, I think, perceive that public opin
ion, in both countries, is coming to a'con•
elusion that this controversy ought to be
settled ; and is nut very diverse, in the
one country and the other, as to the gen
eral basis of such settlement.—That basis
is the offer made by the United States to
England in 182 G.
There is no room to doubt, I think, that
this country is ready to stand by that offer,
substantially and in effect. Such is my
opinion at least, and circumstances cer
tainly indicate that Great Britain would
not, in all probability would not, regard
such a proposition as unfit to be consider
ed. I said, some weeks ago, that I did
not intend to Discuss titles at length, and
certainty not to adduce argument against
our own claim. But it appears to me that
there is a concurrence of arguments, or
considerations, in favor of regarding the
49th parallel as the just line of demarca
tion, which both countries might well re
spect. It has, for many years, been the
extent of our claim. We have claimed
up to 49 degrees, and nothing beyond it.
We have o ff ered to yield ,every thing
north of it. It is the boundary between
the two countries on this side the Rocky
Mountains, and has been since the pur
chase of Louisiana from France.
Ido not think it important either to
prove or disprove the tact, that commis
sioners under the treaty of Utrecht estab
lished the 49th parallel as the boundary
between the English and French posses
sions in America. Ancient maps and de
scriptions so represent it ; seine saying
that this line of boundary is to run "in
definitely west," others saying, in terms,
that it extends to the northwestern
ocean." But, what is more important, we
have considered this boundary as estab•
!jolted by the treaty of Utrecht, at least
on this side of the Rocky Mountains. It
was on the s!rength of this that we drove
back the British pretensions, after we had
obtained Louisiana, north, from the head
waters of . the Mississippi to this parelfel
of 49 deg.
This is indubitable. We have acted,
therefore, and induced others to act, on
the idea that this boundary Ivas actually
established. It now so stands in the treaty
between the United States and England.
If, on the general notion of contiguity, or
continuity, this line be continued "inde
finitely west," or is allowed to run to the
" northwestern ocean," then it leaves on
our side the valley of the Columbia, to
which, in my judgment, our title is main
tainable on the ground of Gray's discov
ery.
'rim Government of the United States
has Lever offered any line south of forty
nine, (with the navigation of the Colum
bia,) and it never will. It behooves all
concerned to regard this asa settled point.
As to the navigation of the Columbia, per
manent'y or for a term of years, that is
all matter for just, reasonable, and friend
ly negotiation. But the 40th parallel must
be regarded as the general line of boun
dary, and not to be departed from for any
line further south. As to all straits, and
sounds. and islands, in the neighboring
sea, all these are fair subjects fur treaty
stipulation. If the general basis be agreed
to, all the rest, it may be presumed, may
be accomplist cd by the exercise of a spirit
of fairness and amity.
And now, Mr.lt 7 ;sident, if this be so,
why should this settlement be longer de
layed 7 Why should either Government
hold back longer from doing that which
both, I think, can see must be done, if
they would avoid a rupture 7 Every hour's
delay is injurious to the interests of both
countries. It agitates both, disturbs their
business, interrupts their intercourse, and
may, in time, seriously affect their friend •
ly and respectful feeliag towards each
other.
Having said this, Mr. President, it
would be needless for me, even it it were
proper, to add more. I have expressed
my own opinions plainly and without dis
guise. I think I see clearly where this
business must end, if it is to end without
serious collision ; and I earnestly hope
that those In whose hands power is, on
both sides, will exercise that power
promptly, in removing the great evils pro
duced on both sides by the pendency of
this unfortunate, disturbing, and danger
ous controversy.
It is not a case in which either Govern
ment should stand on !natters of form or
etiquette. The interest at stake are too
important for that. It is not humiliation,
it is not condescension even, for either
Government to signify to the other its
readiness to do at once what it sees must
be done ultimately. Thus far, the dis
pute does not touch the honor of either
Government. Let, then, the propitious
moment be Seized ; let candor, and fair
ness, and prudence rule the hour : and let
these two great nations he restored to the
full enjoyment of their vast, useful, and
harmonious intercourse.
R err WEAVING.-- Yankee Ingenuily.—gr.
Bigelow, an ingenious American artisan, has in
vented a power loom for weaving grain carpets
which is already in use by the Lowell Company,
who have set fifty looms in motion, and expended
nearly ono hundred thousand dollars in this branch
of manufacture. 'rho carpets produced aro of the
fined quality. Mr. Bigelow has also completed
machine for the manufacture of Brussels carpeting,
which has every prospect of success. Ho has also
invented a machine for the manufacture of Mar
seilles quilts, a species of work seldom attempted
in this country. It is said that be has received an
offer of .080,000 from England for the patent.
The office of the City Treasurer at Mobile, Ala.,
was entered by burglars on the night of the 19th
ult., and robbed of $3,000.
For the "Journal."
Geographical Acrostical Enigma.
I am composed of 15 letters.
My 1,5, 7,7, 5 is a town in Thibet.
Ny 2,5, 11, 5, le a river in Liberia.
My 3, 10, 13, is a river in Europe.
My 4, 13, 3, 11, 7, ie a river in Hindoostan.
My 5, 12, 5,1, ie a sea in Mitt.
My 6, 11, 15, is a town in Belgium.
My 7, 14, 8, 13, 14, is a river in Europe..
My 8, 11, 3, 10, 13, 5, is a river in Asia.
My 9, 10, 5 ,ie a town in Hindoostan.
My 10, 7,5, 9, 14, ie a river in the U. S.
My 11, 12, 5, 1, is a river in Asia.
My 12, 14, 3, is a river in the U. S.
My 13, 4,1, 14, in a river in Africa.
My 14, 12,8, 14,:a a Lako in N. America.
My 15, 14, 13, 4,7, 14, 8, is a river in Asia.
My whole is the name of an American Author
ess. M.
For the ' , Journal."
ACROSTICAL ENIGMA.
Tam composed of seventeen letters.
My 1,4, 7, 8 is a town in Barbary.
hty 2, 15, 10, 12,8 is a town in the Sahara Des
ert.
My 3, 10, it; a river In Europe.
My 4,9, 17 is a river in Asia.
My 5, 17, 10, 1 is a town in S. W. Europe.
My '6, 9, 15, 10 a river in Europe.
My 7, 16, 15, 2,8, ;6, 7 is a Strait in Europe.
My 8,4, 7, 1 is a town in Barbary.
My 9,4, 1, 12 is a Cope of Africa.
My 10, 3,7, 15, 16, 10 is o city in Europe.
My 11, 4, 15, 16, 10, Lis a Sound in N. A.
My 12, 15, 2, 15, 14, 16 is a mountain in Aida.
My 13, 6,2, 15, 5 is a river in the Southern
States.
My 14,15,16,2 is a town in the S. E. of Europe.
My 15, 4, 12, 1, 6 is a county in Tennessee.
My 16, 4,15, 1,6, 12 is a river in Europe.
My 17, 5, 9,12 is an Island in the Mediterranean
Seo.
My whole is the name of a distinguished Gen
eral, now dead.
Warriorsmark, March 28, 1846. A. A. Mc.
Answers next week.
Answers to the Enigmas of lest week,
L—BATTLE OF WATERLOO.
2.— WILLIAM HENRY HARRISON.
MARRIED,
In Williamsburg, on Thursday the 2ml instant,
by tho Rev. Win. J. Gibson, Mr. ALEXANDER
RUTLEDGE and Miss SARAH FEAT, all of
Blair county.
Where is Prederick Lawyer?
INFORMATION is wanted of th e.pres
ent place of residence of FREDERICK
LAVVVER, son of Michael Lawyer, de
ceased. It is thought he lives in either
Adams, Cumberland, Franklin, Hunting
don or Bedford counties, in this State,—
Should this meet his eye, or any persor cog
nizant of him, information is desired to be
communicated to A. STEWARI', Martins
burg, •Va.
ri'Newspapers in the interior of Penn
sylvania are respectfully requested t o notice
the above.
April 8.
(3o 0 ( 12EB3a1 DI&B.I20
ATTORNEY AT LAW,
HOLLIDAYSBURG, l'A.,
Will attend to all business entrusted to his care
in Blair, Huntingdon, and Indiana counties.
Hollidaysburg, April 8, 1846.
EXECUTORS' NOTICE.
Estate of ANNE NORRIS, (late of Springfield
township, Huntingdon county, deed.)
VVOTICE is hereby given thnt letters
4NI testamentary upon the last Will and
Testament of said cited, have been granted
to the undersigned. All persons knowing
themselves indebted to said Estate arc re
quested to make immediate payment, and
those having claims or demands against the
same are requested to present them prop
erly authenticated for settlement, to
. JAMES NORRIS, Executor.
LYDIA GILL, 5 Executrix,
April 8, 1846.--Ot. paid.
ADMINISTRATOR'S NOTICE.
Estate of THOMAS G. PATTERSON, (late
of Shirley township,dee'd.)
Tr_ ErrERS of Administration on the
lalasaid estate have been granted to the
undersigned. All persons indebted to said
estate are requested to make immediate
payment, and those having claims against
it, will present them properly authen
ticated, for settlement, without delay, to
JOHN SHARER, Administrator.
Mount Union, April 8,1846-6 t.
Dissolution of Partnership.
Williamsburg, March 25, 1846—0 m.
We, the undersigned, having the above
named Mills in our own practical use,
and having tried them well, we fully con
cur in the above statement.
David Ake George Ake
JOHN SHARER
David Good Wm. Ake
Samuel Rhodes M. Brenaman
Shirley township, March 12, 1846,
The partnership heretofore. existing un
der the firm of Leas & Sharer in the For
warding and Commission business has this
day been dissolved by mutual consent. All
persons indebted to the said firm Will
please call and make payment.
WILLIAM 13; LEAS
NOTICE.
The co-partnership heretofore existing
under tee firm of Stevens, Snyder ; & co.
was this day (March 12, 1846,) dissolved
by mutual consent, The business of the
late firm hh ill be settled by Charles Sny
der—Samuel R. Stevens and George W.
Geer having withdrawn.
S. R. STEVENS,
MIAS. SNYDER,
'G. W. GEER.
. _
07" The business will be continued by
Charles Snyder, in the town of Hunting
don, as formerly, and he solicits a share or
public patronage. C. 5.
Huntinplon, March 25, 1845.-Im.
A. W. BENEDICT,
ATTORNEY AT LA IP—HuNTmcnoN,
Pa.—Office at his old residence in Main
street, a few doors West of the Court
House. A. W. 13. will attend to any bu
siness entrusted to him in the several
courts of Huntingdon and adjoiningconn
, ties. 411130, 1845.—tf.
GEORGE TAYLOR,
Attorney 41 to practice in
the Orphans' Court, Stating Administra
tors accounts, Serb/ening., &c.—Office in
Dimond, three doors East of the " Ex
change Hotel." feb2B, '44.
IVIISTIOES' Blanks of aft kinds, for sale
40 at this Office.
A CARD.
To lite Civilized World.
V, B, PALMER,
lIR American Newspaper Agent, duly
44. authorized and empowered, by the pro
prietors of most of the best newspapers of
all the cities and principal towns in the
United States and Canada, to receive sub
scriptions and advertisements, and to give
receipts for them, respectfully notifies the
public, that he is prepared to execute orders
from all parts of the Civilized World, em
bracing Individuals, F irms, Societies, Clubs,
Reading Rooms, Corporations, Incorporated
Companies, Governments, &c.. at his sev
eral Offices in the cities of Philadelphia,
Baltimore, New York and Boston, and where
communications and enquiries, post paid,
may be directed. Address
V. B. PALMP.R, Philatia., N. W. cor.
and Chesnut street.
" Baltimore, S. E. cot. Baltimore
and Calvert street,
" " New York, 'Tribune Buildings,
opposite City Hall.
" " Boston, 20 State street.
BAs no other person or persons are in
any manner connected with the subscriber,
in the American Newspaper Agency, all
letters and communications for him, should
be carefully directed as above, and to no
other person. This caution has ,become ne
cessary, in order to avoid mistakes, and put
the public on their guard against all preten
ded Agents.
V. B. PALMER, American Newspaper
Agent.
April 1, 1846.
PUBLIC NOTIOE.—V. B. Palmer, the
American Newspaper Agent above named,
is the only authorized Agent, for receiving
subscriptions and advertisements for the
"JOURNAL" in the cities of Philadelphia,
Baltimore, New York and Boston, of which
public notice is hereby given
JAMES CLARK
Huntiugdon, April 1, 1846.
BRIG.IDE ORDERS.
The militia composing the 2d Brigade
10 D. P. M. are hereby required to train
by Company, on Monday the 4th day of
May, and the Volunteer; and Militia by
Battalion tor inspection as follows, viz:
Ist Reg. 1 Bat. on Monday the 11th day
of May.
lot Keg. 2 Batt. on Tuesday the 12th day
Of May.
2 Reg. 1 Batt. on Wednesday the 13th day
of May.
2 Reg. 2 Daft. on Thursday the 14th day
of May.
5 Reg. 1 Hatt. on Friday 15th of May.
5 Reg. 2 Batt. on Satuiday 16 th day of
May.
3. Reg. 2 Batt. on Monday the 18th day
of May.
3. Reg. 1 Batt. on Tuesday the 19th day
of May.
4. 2 Batt. on Wednesday the 20th
day of May.
4. Reg. i Batt. on Thursday the 21st day
of May,
4tli Volunteer Batt. commanded by Maj.
Williams ,on Friday the 22d day of May.
2. Volunteer Batt. commanded by Maj.
Stephens on Saturday, the 23d day of May.
6. Beg. 2 Batt, on Fuesday the 26th day
of May.
6. Reg. l Batt. on Wednesday the 27th
day of May.
7th Company of the 6th Reg. on Friday
the 29th clay of May.
Union Grays on Saturday the 20th day of
May.
Ist Volunteer Battallion commanded by
Maj. Bell, on Tuesday the 2d day of June.
JOHN BURKET, Brigade Inspector,
2. B. 10. D. P. M.
Brigade Inspr'S Office, Walk
erville, Centre Co, March 27, 1846.5
A New Patent Wind Mill
for cleaning Grain.
THE subscribers having purchased
Culp's Patent for the counties of Hun
tingdon, Centre, Mifflin and Juniata,
would avail themselves of informing the
Farmers that it is the greatest improve
ment ever made on Fanning Mills ; for
simplicity, cheapness, within ralnlity there
is none to equal it, and as for cleaning
speedily and well, it alike surpasses all
others.
We manufacture in Williamsburg, Blair
county, where we will always have them
on hand, and will receive and attend to
orders promptly.
We v ill haul the Mills through the
above mentioned district during the ensu
ing season.
lIUYETT Ea GARVIN,
Cr.„7" Lewistown Gazette, will please
publish, the above 6 months, and charge
this office.
Huntingdon dfcadenig.
Instructions in this Institution, will
commence on Monday the 6th of April
next. It is hoped that Parents, or per
sons wishing to send' their children to the
Academy will feel it important to have
them in attendance at the opening of the
session. The student always labors under
disadvantage by not being present at the
commencement of Vie tetra. Much might
be said why this Academy ought to re
celVe a liberal patronage from the inhaba
itants of Huntingdon, and county ; but
we deem it unnecessary for the present. -
Parents wishing to place . their sons in the
family of the Principal, may be assured
that every thing will be done for their
comfort, and improvement, both in tow
tat cultivation, and morals.
GEO. 14i. WILLIARD, Principal
JOAN SCOTT, JR.
aTTORA IF .12' .L.911P,
HUNTINGDON, PA
Will attend with promptness and fidelity to all
business with which he may be entrusted in Hun
tingdon or the adjoining counties.
Hie office Is the ono formerly occupied by James
Steel, Esq., nearly opposite Jackson's Hotel.
Huntingdon March 11, 1846.
COURT AFFAIRS
Trial List for .Ipril Term
FIRST WEEK.
C. Garber's Ex'rs vs. Spering, Good et
Benjamin Clarke vs. Christian Shontz
Martin Gates vs. Robert Moore
Andrew P Wilson vs. Michael Buoy
Leslie's Assignees vs. A P Wilson &Jos Jones
William B Zeigler vs. Hiram Williamson
It Williams & co. vs. John M'Comb
L Beygstresser'sAd. vs. E. Shoemaker
Com'th. of Penn's. vs. Alex. Ennis et al
Thomas Williams vs. Christian E Crane
Todd 8t Lemon vs. Gen,.W Patterson
William M'Gary vs M'Namara & Royer
Curtins' Am's for use vs. J W & W Myton
Henry Neff's Adm's vs. John G Fleck
J. Dickey's, Adm's vs. Andrew P Wilson
William Stewart vs: John Wray Coast.
A Johnston for Royer vs. R. Lowry 's Adms
William S. Morrison vs. C Hartman & wife
Jas. Martin's Adms vs. J Dougertr(lnk.)
D Yingling for use vs. Wiliam Nelson
SECOND WEEK
John M'Cahan vs. W Dorris, Gar'she
C H Leas & co vs. Jacob Drake et al
J Entrekin's Ex'rs vs. Geo Smith's Adms
Com'th of Penn'a vs. Wm Price et al
John Miller for use vs. D Goodfellow's Ad
David Branstetter vs. Robison & Nowlin
Leonard Kimball vs. John M'Cahan
J Higgins & co fr use vs. Israel Graffius
John F Lowry vs. M'Brite, Royer co
I4ingafelter vs. Zariah Leff
J D Davis for use vs. John Dougherty
Williams for Williams vs. J P Jones
Joseph Rollin vs. Geo W Patterson
Stopher for use et al vs. Johnst. - .r. & Hays
Henry K. Swoope vs. Geo W Patterson
Potts for M'Nite & Leas vs Lightner, Car-
others et al
Ewing for Gates .vs James Ewing
Potts for McNite & Co vs Li&l.'ater & Co.
Same vs. Same
Blair for Kirk vs. Elcchange B ank
Com'th for Buchanan & wife vs. J BWeaver
Thomas Bradford vs. Daniel Africa Esq
Shirleyshurg horn. vs. Abraham Long
Alex & Mary M'Aninch vs. W P Laughlin
Alex M'Aninch vs. John Deviney
William Eden
vs. David Words
Wm Pollock for use vs. G Sipes (Garnishee
Com'th for Grimes vs. SFrampcon et al
John M'Pherran vs. Iligrins Dorsey et]
ktmmerling for Johnson vs. Lowry Royerctl
Joseph Cornelius vs. J•Bc I) N Carothers
Samuel Caldwell vs. Jos Higgins &co
Robert Moore vs. John Love
Carver & Love vs. J Leonard's Adms
Huntingdon county vs. Tulin Potts
George Umbrella vs. Ludwig Kiester
Hewit as'nee of Hewit vs. J Brotherline
Miller Hand & Eagle vs. Walter Graham
William Glass vs. Dr W It Findley
allverit 'nation
WHEREAS by precept to me direc
ted dated at Huntingdon, the 24th
day of Jan. A. D. one thousand eight
hundred and forty-six, under the hands
and seals of the Hon. Abraham S. Wil
son, President of the Court of Common
Pleas, Oyer and Terminer, and general
jail delivery of the 20th judicial district of
Pennsylvania, composed of the counties
of Huntingdon, Minn and Union, and
the Hon. Joseph Adams and James Gwin,
his associates, Judges of the county of
Huntingtlon,justices assigned, appointed,
to hear, try, and determine all and every
indictments, and presentments, made or
taken for or concerning all crimes, which
by the laws of the state are made capital
or felonies of death and other offences,
crimes and misdemeanors, which have
been or shall be committed or perpetrated
within said county, or all persons who are
or shall hereafter be committed or be per
petrated for crimes aforesaid—l am com
manded to make
Public Proclawail ou 3
throughout my whole bailiwick that a
Court of Oyer .and Terminer, of Common
Pleas and Quarter Sessions, will be held
at the Court House, in the Borough of
Huntingdon, on the second Monday (and
13th day) of April neat and those who
will prosecute the said prisoners, be then
and there to prosecute them as it shall be
just, and that all Justices of the Peace,
Coroner and Constables within the said
county, be then and there in their ptoper
persons, at 10 o'clock A. M. of said day,
with their records, inquisitions, examina
tions and remembrances, to do those
things which to their offices respectively
appertain.
- Dated at Huntingdon the 24th day of
Jan. tn the year of our Lord one
thousa6d eight hundred and forty
six , and the 60th yearof American
indepen , lence.
JOHN ARMITAGE, Shr'ff.
Shoff's Office, Hunting
don,
Z
don, Jan. 25, 1846. S
Proclamation.
WHEREAS by precept to me direc
ted by the Judges of the Common
Pleas of the county of Huntingdon, 'near
ing test the 24th day of Jan. 1846,
I am commanded to make Public Pro ,
elamation throughout my whole bailiwick
that a court of Commor a Pleas Will be
held at the court house, in the Borough of
fluntingdOn, itt the ct",unly of Huntingdon,
on the third Monday (and 20th day) of
April, A. D. '846, for the trial of all
issues in said boort which remain untleter•
mined before the said Judges when and
where Jurors, IVitneSses anti suitors,
in the trial of all said issues are required
Dated at Huntingdon the 2Ath day of
Jun. A. D. one thousand eight hun
dred and forty-six and the 69th year of
American Indepentlenee.
JOHN ARNIHAGE Slr'jf.
Sheriff's office Hunting
don, Jan. 25, 1846, S•
NOTICE.
thosehiviniunsettled accounts
in "Huntingdon Mill," will please
call and settle, them belnie the first of
April, as no longer time can be given.
. • M. CHOWNOVER,
March 18, 1846. -
REGZELTIM'S NoTZCZ
1 Vs.:pc/TICE is hereby given to all persons
41%1 concerned, that the following named
persons have settled their accounts in the
egister's Office at Huntingdon, and that
the said accounts will be prmented for con
firmation and allowance at an Orphans'
Court to be held at Huntingdon. in and fin.
the county of Huntingdon, on Wednesday
the 15th day of April next, viz
1. Esther Beyer, William Beyer. mid
John Be er, Administrators of John Beyer,
late of Porter township, dec'd.
2. Robert McNeal and James McNeal,
Adm'rs of James M'Neal, late nt Tell town
ship,-deed.
3. David If: Moore, Adm'r of William
Mcßellip, late of Frankstown township,
dec'd.
4. Jacob H. Stifller, and Isaac Yinglin.
Admr's of Peter Keatli, late of Allegheny
township, dec'd.
5• Caleb Swoope, Adm'r of Lawrence
Swnope, late of Cass township, dec'd.
6. Thvid Beyer, Adm'r of Samuel Utley,
late of Snyder township, dec'd.
7. Andrew Wise, Adm'r of Catharine
Louderslagle, Ilte of Henderson township,
dec'd.
8, Andrew Stewart, acting Adm'r of Dsn
iel Stouffer, late of West township 4 deed.
9. Peter Hoffman, Adm'r of Peter Hoff
man, Tate of Walker township, deed.
10. 'Thomas M. Owens, Adm'r of Tim
othy Hill, late nt - township, dec'd.
11. Daniel McConnell, Adm'r of lnhn
Scullin, late of West township, dec'd.
12. Hiram Williamson .and Samuel Mil
ler, Admr's of Elizabeth Grafiva, late of
West township, dec'd.
12. Thomas Weston, Adm'r of Nathan
Green, late of Warriorsmatk township,
dec'd. •
14. Peter M. Bare and Davkl But ket,.
Atimr's of 13enjimin Bare, late of Cromwell
township, deed.
15. William Templeton, Aclm'y of Mary
'Templeton ,late of 'Tyronetownship. dec'il.
16. Rebecca Heffner ' Administratrix of
Adam Heffner, late of Walker township,
17. Peter C. Swoope, and John S. Patton
Admr's of John Swoope, late of Walker
township, dec'd.
18. James Carmont f acting Executor of
John Carmont, late of Barree township,
dec'd.
19. Daniel- McConnell, acting Executor
of Henry McConnell, late of Blair township,
tlec'd,.afid John Mcilwaine, Executor of last
Will and Testament of said dec'd.
20. Jacob Long, acting Executor f Peter
Long, late of Allegheny township, dec'd.
21. Daniel Africa, Guardian of the minor
Children of John Wi ight, late of Hender
son township, dec'd.l
JACOB MILLER, Register.
Register's Office,
Huntingdon, March 12, 1846.1
LEA 7 HER, MOROCCO AND
FINDING STORE.
No. 20, North 2nd street, Harrisburg.
THE subscriber respectfully informs the
citizens of Huntingdon and neighboring
counties, that he still continues to carry on
the above business in all its branches, all of
the best quality, and as low as can be bought
anywhere, for Cash.
His stock consists partly of Sole Leather,
Upper Leather, Calf Skins, water proof
Kip, Harness Bridle, &c. &c.
Men's Morocco, Women's
Straights, Kid, Bindings,
Linings, &c. &c.
Shoe-thread, wholesale orretail, sparables,
glass-paper, boot-cord, bristles, boot web,
cork soles, lacers, awl blades, knives, ham
mers, awl hafts, brushes, colts, slick bones,
files, rasps, instep leather, breaks and keys,
jiggers, shoulder irons, hoe keys, senm
sets, strip awls, welt keys, French wheels,
heel slickers, shank wheels, coil's, shoul
der sticks, long sticks, measure straps, nip-,
pers, pincers, punches, peg floats, gouges,
pattent peg hafts, size sticks, tacks, &c.
&c., and everything else in his line of busi
ness. Call and see before buying elsewhere.
VV M. L. PEIPER.
reb. 11, 1846,
TO IRON-MASTERS.
The subscriber offers at private sale, a
tract of land, situate in the upper end of
Mifflin county, containing about 75 acres,
on which there is a VElilt EXTENSIVE
bank of
IROX ORE
of excellent quality. The bank is about one
mile from the Pennsvlvritia Canal. Sev
eral hundred tons of the Ore have been
manufactured.
For particulars refer to
1• ROTHROCX.
McVeytown, March 11, 1846.
•
Jewelry ! Jewelry ! ! Jewelry! !
3 - pUST received, a stock
of the most magnili
ra tient Jewelry q;7'.. , ever
4 came up the like. ',„Lv
• Consisting of Coto PAT
* TENT LEVERS, Ladies
GOLD ANCROR LE•
VER S, fU II jewelled,
SILVER rATENT LEVERS, double and single
cased,Sitima A NCIIOR LEVERS, fUlljeWeird,
double and Wag/erased ENGLISH WATCHES,
IMitatiOnLeVerS, QUARTI En and FRENCH
WATC'AES, &c. Also
Gotil Fob Chains, and Seals
the most fashionable patterns. Gold
Pencils, Spectacles, Guard Chains; Rey'S.
Breacelets sett with topaz, Medalions, Fin
ger Rings, Ear Rings, Breast Pins, sett with
topaz, amethist, &c. &c. Mineature Cases,
Silk Purees, Coral Beads, Pocket Becks,
Musical Boxes, Mathematical Instrum( its,
Silver Spectacles, Table Spoons, Teased
Salt Spoons, Sugar I'ongs,Lowends pzatt
Silver Pencils, Bazors pf the fittest quality,
HENRY CLAY penknives, a superior ant •
tie, Steel Pens, Spy Classes, Hair Brusly: 9 .
Tooth Brushes, Platina Pcints, &c. &c. All
the above articles will be sold cheapet than
ever heretofore.
Clock and \Vlach repairing clone as usual,
very cheap for cash. _
Marge . assortmcnt of eight clay and titir •
ty hour Clocks will he Sold very cheap.
All watches sold will be warranted for ono
year, and a written guarranice given. that
it not found equal to warranty it will (during
that period) be put in order without expense.
or it injured, may be exchangtd fur any
other watch of equal value. The warranty
s considered void, should the watch, with
which it is given, be put into the hands of
another watch maker.
D. BUOY
Huntingdon. April 10, 1844.
LANK 130 N Del to Constables forStav
44. of Execution, uticler,tlte new law,just
printed, and for salt, aCtlt is office.