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ImmENst LOSS OF PiOPERTY.-W e learn
from the New Orleans Bulletin, of the
6th instant, that the Mississippi is entire
ly over its banks, for hundreds of miles
below the Ohio, and the levees have bro.
ken ,in various places between that city
and Vicksburg. A very large crevasse
has taken place on the Lousiana side,
opposite Rodney, which has flooded that
entire section of country, and the Bulle
tin's informant stated that he counted
eleven sugar-houses consecutively which
with their entire plantations, dwellings
and negro quarters, were completely
flooded to a great depth, and presented
nothing but one wild waste of water.—
The town of Rodney, on the Mississippi
side, through its whole extent, teas flood
ed nearly op to the second floor of the
stories and dwellings.
For a long distance above and below
Memphis, the water extended on both
sides, as far as the eye could reach frotn
the hurricane deck of a steamboat, and
this was pretty much the case for the
whole distance between the Ohio and
Vicksburg, except where there are bluffs
or highlands. It was also the same be
low Vicksburg where the levees have giv-
The whole valley of the Yazoo is in
the same situation, the banks of the
Mississippi being completely under wat
er with a corresponding extent of des
truction. It was estimated that the pro
duce of the cotton districts covered by
the flood, would be equal to 200,000
Late from Europe.
HALIFAX, N. S., May 16, 1850
Tho steamship Hibernia, Capt. Lang,
arrived at this port about noon to•day.—
She brings Liverpool dates to May 4th.
Her majesty, the Queen, was safely
delivered of another prince on Wednes-
day, May, Ist.
All is quiet on the continent.
ENGLAND.—Business in the manufac
turing districts continue quite as favor
able us for some weeks previous.
Beyond the fact that , the Ministry
have been again left in n minority, on a
point of little moment, the proceedings
of Parliament possess no general inter
FRANCE.—The elections in Paris,
which took place on Sunday, April 28th,
passed off without disturbance. Eugene
Sue, the Socialist candidate, has been
elected. The Socialists are• greatly
elated with the result.
Eugene Sue received the votes of full
one-half of the army at Paris, and beat
his opponent 8000 votes.
THE MARKETS.—Cotton has advanced
Id told per lb. Fair Orleans is quoted
at 71. The sales for the week have been
71,000 bales, of which speculators took
Flour has advanced one shilling, and
is firm. Indian Corn Is in good demand
about sixpenso advance.
Awful Conflagration.—Tire Village of
Corning, N. V., in Ruins.
CORNING, Saturday, May 18.
This morning at 11U o'ciock, the wind
blowing from the north-west, a fire ori
ginated in the Corning and Blossburg
Depot which has consumed all the busi
ness portion of our village from the Clin
ton House to the lower end of the vil
lage, destroying property to the amount
of over three hundred thousand dollars.
There is not a store, grocery, bank, or
any other building left, except two pub
lic houses and what few private residen
ces there were in the west end of the
An engine was despatched to Elmira,
and in less than two hours two fire com•
panics with their engines came to our
aid from that village. They have done
yeoman service since their arrival,
and are still, exerting themselves nobly
to arrest the conflagration which is still
raging in the exteasive lumber yards on
PUILADELPIIIA, May 17, MO.
The demand for Flour continues limited both
for shipment and for the supply or the city deal
ers. Standard brands are generally held at $5.
18ta5.25, but there are but few sales making.
Rye Flour.-200 bbls sold at $2.871.
Corn Meal is in fair demand, and 5 u 600 bbls
sold at $2.87i per bbl. Some holders, however
Grain.—Wheat continues very scarce, and
holders are now asking 3a 4 cents per bushel
advance on our last quotations, but no sales have
Rye.-3 a 400 bushels Pennsylvania sold at
81 c. per bushel.
Corn is lest active and rather lower. Sales
of 3000 bushels yellow at Sic. The last sale of
white was at 58c.
Oats are wanted, and they are very few arri
ving. Sales of prime Pennsylvania at 42c. per
Whiskey has advanced to 25 cts. in bbls., and
is very scarce.
The undersigned, Auditor, appointed by the
Court of Common Pleas of Huntingdon county,
to distribute tho proceeds of the Sheriff ' s Bale of
the real estate of Daniel Stover, amongst those
entitled to receive the same, will attend to ma
king said distribution, on 'Tuesday the 21st day
of June next,at 1 o'clock in the afternocn of said
day, at his office in the Borough of Huntingdon,
when and where all persons interested are re
quested to attend if they think proper.
JOHN REED, Auditor.
May 18, 1850.-4 t.
WALL AND CAP PAPER
Of superior quality, just received and far rule et
the book Store of
H. W. SMITH,
Zl2. LO3 8
IL C. M'GILL & J. MOORE.
THE subscribers wish to inform the public in
general, that they are now prepared to do
Castings of all kinds, and will keep oil hand a
General Assortment of Castings,
consisting of COOKING STOVES, Air-tight,
Parlor, Ter-plate, Wood and Coal stoves—all
of which are new patterns not before introduced
into this section of country. Also, a variety of
l'lough patterns of the kinds now in use. A
general assortme n t of Hollow-ware castings,con
sisting of Kettles, Dutch Ovens, Skillets, Pans,
&c., &c. Miscellaneous articles, such as Wag
on Boxes, Sled and Sleigh Soles. Smoothing
Irons, Ro ling Mill and Forge coatings, Vt in
dow Grates for cellars, Unties and sills for him
,les, Sash Weights and Water Pipes ; also Sweg
At.vils and Mandrels for Blacksmiths, made to
order on the shortest notice. We will sell eve
ry article in our line on the most reasonable
terms for Cash, nnd will take all kinds of coun
try produce and old metal in exchange for cast
ings. The Foundry is situated at the Southern
end of Huntingdon, along the canal.
g'j" Castings of nil kinds will be kept at the
shop of Wm. H. Zeigler, as formerly, at N. E.
corner of Market Square, Huntingdon.
f 0" All orders addresiied to and Moore
will be promptly attended t 0...
R. C. M'GTI.L,
Huntingdon, May 29, 1950.
'SADDLES AND HARNESS.
LEATHER OF ALL KINDS.
Main Street, Thentingrlon, three doors West of
Neff IV Miller's jewelry Store,
RESPECTFULLY inform the public that
they ore prepared to carry on in all its va
Saddle and Harness Making,
and me ready to furnish their
:41 111 1 1 . 1 A cs customers with all kinds of Va.
Olig"Aar lives, Trunks, and Carpet Bags,
"` Plush, Hogskin, and Tub Side
Saddles, (from the cheapest to the best.) Also,
Shafter Saddles of all kinds, Wagon and Car.
rings Harness, Bridles, Collars, Whips, &c.
12:aCii) eaq alai) W. 2
Having a Taiinery in the immediate vicinity
of Huntingdon, they are prepared to furnish all
who favor them with their custom, at their Sad
dle and Harness shop, with
Leather of all Hinds,
of auperior quality and firth't. All of which
will be disposed of cheap for case or a y kind
of country produce. The highest price, in trade,
given for beef hides, calf hides, bark, &c.
Huntingdon. May 29, 1850.
Pay Up and Save Costs
All knowing themselves indebted to I. Grains,
I. Guilt. & Son, I. & H. Graf., I. Grafius &
Nlackabee, (1. Gratius surviving partner,) either
by note or book account, will please make imme
diate payment, as longer indulgence cannot be
grunted. The books of the above named firms
are in the hands of I. GRA FIUS, Alexandria,
where those indebted will please colt and settle,
and thereby save costs.
Alexandria, May 29, 1850.-4 t.
To the Whig Voters and Citizens of hunting•
In accordance with the advice of numerous
personal and political friends, I offer myself as
a candidate for the office of Sheriff, at the ensu
ing October election, subject to the decision of
the Whig County Convention. If nomir•.oted
and elected, I will discharge the duties of the
office faithfully, lappet tially and humanely.
May 29, 1850.
Estate of Dr. JOHN HENDERSON, Deed.
LETTERS testamentary have been gronttd
on the estate of said deceased, this clay, to
the undersigned. All persons having claims
against said Estate, are hereby notified to pre
sent them duly authenticated for settlement, and
all.persons indebted to said estate, will make its
mediate payment. GEO. TAYLOR,
M. A. HENDEIIBON,
Huntingdon, May 22, 1850.—may 23, 61.
L.S.M.L. - OLTOLP
Ice Cream, Confectionary, and Bakery !
H. d T. .B.FRICI3,
Thankful for past favors, most respectfully an
nounce to the citizens of Huntingdon and vicin
ity that they have made necessary arrangements
to supply all who mny favor them with a call,
with the most choice varieties of
Ice Cream, Confectionaries, Cakes,
Prat, Nuts, &c
Their private rooms are fitted up in a hand
some style, which make them a cotnfortable place
of resort for Ladies and Gentlemen.
Parties can be furnished, on the shortest no
tice, with Ice Cream, Confectionaries, and all
kinds of Cakes, Fruit, &c.
cO. Don't fo. get to call at the sign of the Red
Curtain, Railroad street, one door above William
Huntingdon, May 29, 1850.
Watches and Jewelry.
J. T. SCOTT has just received an additional
supply of Watches, Jewelry, &c. which he will
sell on terms highly edvantageous to purchasers.
Those in need would do well to give him a call.
Remember that he has removed his store to
the room directly opposite the Bons of Temper-
ance Hall, and three doors west of T. Read &
6on'a afore. [May lB , 1850.
To Farmers and Men of Business.
CAN Dials AND GUANO.
gni E subscriber offers, at the lowest rates, in
any quantity to suit purchasers.
GENUINE PERUVId7JV GUJINO.
and a variety of
SPERM, WHALE, LARD, AND
Manufacturers, Tanners, Farmers,
Dealers and Consumers, are invited to
GEO. W. RID G WAY,
No. 87 North Wharves, the first
below Race street, Philadelphia.
April 9,1850.-2 m.
OF every description, from $1 to
$lOO, received and fer sale by
April 2, '50.) NEFF lc MILLER.
ORPIiAriV COURT SALE.
A. Valuable Limestone Farm.
TY virtue of an order of the Orphan.' Court of
Huntingdon county, will be ex posed to pub
lic sale, on Saturday, i11e2911, day ef.fun 4 ~ 2 1 1
A TRACT Or 1. tarp,
hate the estate of Wm. Ewing, deed., situate in
West and Berme townships, adjoining lauds of
John Stryker, Dr. Mordecai Massey, Robert Mas
sey, James Ewing's heirs, and others,coniaining
226 ACRES, more or less; n large part of
which is cleared and in a good state of cultivation,
with an apple Orchard of good fruit
thereon, and a two story stone
111 .1: Dwelling House,
and u large Frame Bank Darn, thereon erected.—
Also a corn crib, wagon shed, spring house, ard
The above is sit un te in a fine settlement, and
the land is of the best qunlity, end is one of the
most valuable farms in Huntingdon county.
Trams or SA ..E.—One third of the purchase
money to be paid on confirmation of the ante—
nna third in ono year thereafter, with interest—
and the remaining third at and immediately after
the death of the widow of said deceased, the in-
terest thereon to be paid to the said widow an•
nunlly and regularly during her life, the whole
to be secured by the bonds and mortgages of'the
By the Court. M. F. CAMPBELL, Clerk.
Attendance given by
JAMES EWING, Administrator.
May 21, 1850.
TWO VALVABLE FARMS FOR SALE.
frHE subscriber will offer at public sale, on
I the premises, on 2Yeurstlay the 20th of JlOlO
next, the following described property, lying in
Springfield township, Huntingdon county. One
about 120 acres cleared, and in a good state of
cultivation, having thereon erected a
one and a half story log HOUSE and
Ws Barn, with two good springs of nev
" f er failing water on the pre'inises, con
venient. There are good meadows,
also Peach and Apple ORCHARDS. 4;';
This tract being situated convenient
to Aughwick creek, there is a first
rate site for a Mil! or ally other water works.-
There is a permanent 13rick Yard on this tract.
It is adjoined by lands of J. Baker, B. Stevens
and D. Lane.
Also, at the same time and place, a tract con.
more or less, adjoining Melinda Forge, in Crom
well township, about fifty acres of which are
cleated, about 4 acres are in meadow, all in a
good state of cultivation. There is
„-,--;,U; - a first rate apple and peach Orchard,
; ; ; p 5 .,";.. aT . WO STORY FRAME HOUSE,
with a spring of excellent water
convenient. This tract adjoins lands of J. Gratz
and P. Itooper.
Teems.—The one half of the purchase money
to be paid on confirmation of the sale, and the
1 residue in two or three payments to suit pur
chasers, with bonds and mortgages.
SAMUEL I - 10i.':ftENBERRY
Springfield tp., May 21, 1830.
THOMAS .LtcasoN, 'nom,. E. FRANKLIN,
Blair county. Lancaster county.
DAVID 11/I'MURTRIE, WILLIAM Gi.r.im,
Huntingdon co. Lancaster county,
JASISS GARDNER, BICII'LL R. BRYAN,
Blair county. Lancaster county.
CENTRAL PENN/. BANKING HORSE,
'RUYAN, GLEIM & .CO.
Offiee on Allegheny St., aim doors west of th
Court House, and nearly opposite Post Office,
HOW DAYS B U FIG, PA.
rp}lE Company is now ready to transact busi
:pmts. Upon money deposited for a specific
period of three, six, nine or twelve months, in
terest will be paid at such tares an are usually
allowed by Saving! , Institutions. Transient ee
posites received, payable on demand.
H. R. BRYAN, Cashier.
Hollidaysburg, May 21, 1850.
Estate of JO FIN P. DORSEY, late of Hue
tiagdon Borough, Deceased.
LETTERS of Administration have been grant•
ed to the subscriber upon the estate of Jane
P. DORSEY, !ato of Huntingdon Borough, dec'd
All persons having claims will present them du.
ly authenticated for settlement, and those in•
debted are requested to make payment.
CREENEERRY DORSEY, Adm'r.
May 21, 1850.-ot.
IS hereby given to the public that I have this
day purchased at Constable's sale, at the re.
silence of Wm. Eastep, Union township, Hun
tingdon county, the following property, viz :
Two thirds of ten acres of Wheat in the ground,
two thirds of nine acres of Wheat, do., two thirds
of five acres of Rye do., two thirds of six acres
of Oats do., one Cow and one year old Calf, a
Windmill, four Shoats and four Pigs, all of which
property I leave in the care of said Wm. Eastep
until 1 see proper to take it away.
May n-21, 1550.
WOULD respectfully inform the public that
he is prepared to serve up ICE CREAM
at his establishment, in the best style. He has
fitted up a SALOON especially for the LADIES
and made such arrangements for the accommo
dation of all as cannot fail to please. He will
also be prepared to furnish PRIVATE PARTIES
with any quantity of Ice Crean' desired.
May 21, 1850.
ITAVING purchased the stock of said Foun •
II dry, I am prepared to do all kinds of work
Machine, Forge and Mill Casting.;
STOVES—air-Tight, Coal and Wood
Parlor Stoves, Coal and Wood Cook
ing Stoves of superior pattern;
Wood and Coal Stoves of
all kinds; Wagon
too numerous to mention; nod all kinds of Tin,
Copper and Sheet Iron work, made to order, and
kept un hand. Spouting at 12 cents per foot,
Copper Purups4c, Old metal taken in exchange
—also all kinds of produce,
Alexandria, April 23d, 1850,
ORPHANS' COURT SALE.
BY virtue of an order of the Orphans' Court of
Huntingdon county, will be exposed to sale
on the premises, by public vendue or outcry, on
Saturday 1/ic 29th day of June, 1.850,
• A TRACT OF LARD
situate in Brady township, in said county, con
taining 188 acres more or less, adjoining lands
at James Ross, Jesse Yocum, James Ker, Jas.
M'Donald and others. The said tract of land
lies along the Kisaconitillas valley, is within
„ •convenient distance of the Pennsyl
-,.!-4 vaunt Rail Road and Canal, and is
• _ _ _
which 7iders it very valuable, sud offers a pro
fitable speculation to purchasers.
The above tract will be sold whole or in par
cels to suit purchasers.
Tsars.—The half of the,purchase money to
be paid on confirmation of sale, and the residue
in one year thereafter, with interest, to be secu
red by bond and mortgage of the purchaser.
By the Court, M. F. CAstrairt.r., Clerk.
Attendance given by
WILLIAM V. MILLER,
Adm'r. of John Wiley, dec'd.
May 21, 1850.
Dissolution of Partnership.
All persons interested will take notice that
the co-partnership heretofore existing between
W. B. Zeigler and R. C. M'Gill, trading under
the name of R. C. M•Gill & W. 13. Zeigler, has
this day been dissolved by mutual consent. All
persons knowing themselves indebted to the said
firm, or having any claims, will please call and
settle their account.. The books will be found
with R. C. at the Huntingdon Foundry.
R. C. M'G ILL,
W. B. ZEIGLER.
May 1.1-21, 1950.
STEAM SAW MILL FOR SALE,
AN ENGINE of fourteen borne power, has
only been in use one year. The boiler is 33
inches diameter and 28 feet long. There is II
sheet iron chimney 10 feet high belonging to it.
The raw has n twenty-eight inch stroke. The
engine and mill is all in complete order, and will
be sold very cheap. Inquire of
- . KESt.:4I.EIi & 13R0.,
Mill Cloak, Huntingdon co. Pa,
May 21, 1850.-3 t.
rrHE undersigned, appointed Auditor by the
.1 Court of Common Plea. of Huntingdon co.,
to distribute the money arising front the Sheriff'.
sale of the Real Estate of DAVID ALrecrixt.t.,
among the Lien Creditors and those entitled,
will attend for that purpose at the office of J.
Sewell Stewart, Esq., on Saturday the 22d day
of June next, at 10 o'clock, A. H., when and
where all persona interested may attend, if they
see proper. J. K. HENDERSON,
Huntingdon, May 21,1850.-4 t.
THE subscriber respectfully informs the pub
lie that he is determined to sell SCHOOL
BOOKS at a reduction of 25 per cent. on the
Cobb's Spcning Books, 10 cents.
Reader, Part Ist, 10 "
.6 2d, 12 "
11 3d, 15 "
Rose's Ariihmatic, 22 "
Copy Books, 5
and all other school books in proportion.
May 21, 1850. HORACE W. SMITH
OTICE hereby given that the books of the
1.1 Petersburg and Shaver's Creek Turnpike
Road Company will ho opened at the house ol
Joseph Forrest, in the Borough of Petersburg, on
the fourth day of June, 1850, for the purpose ol
taking subscriptions to tho stock of said company.
JonN M'Ccrt.tocit, Jolts R. HUNTER,
JosYPil FOSIIEST, WM. Moods,
Petersburg, May 21,1850.
Pay Ups—Last Notice.
All persons knowing themselves indebted ti
the late firm of Swoop( & Moore, Alexandrh
l'a,are requested to make immediate payment
All accounts remaining unpaid up to
1850, will be left in the hands of a proper office
for collection. The books of the firm will to
settled at the old stand.
J. N. SWOOPE,
Alexandria, April 1, 1840
Jacob Africa's Estate.
THE undersigned, Administrators of JACOB
AFRICA, deed., hereby give notice that they
have left the hooks and accounts belonging to the
estate in the hands of Daniel Africa, Esq., for
settlement. Persons having settlements to make
are therefo, requested to call upon him on or
before the let day of July next....
W. S. AFRICA
A. J. AFRICA.
May 7, 1850
JUSTICE OF THE PEACE,
03 OFFICE fY NIA Rli FT STRERT,
April 30, 1830.
A SPLENDID - 17sToTqr7tent of the fi
ll nest kn;ves and scissors manufac
tured by Rodgers and Wostenhohn, for
sale by NEFF & MILLER.
April 2, 1850.
RUN away from the subscriber, residing in
.Walker township, Huntingdon co., about 2
years since, JOHN HANSON, an indented A ppren
ticeto the farming business. Said apprentice was
a colored boy, and the public are cautioned against
harboring or trusting him on my account, as
will pay no debts of his contracting.
May 21, 1850. 3t. JOHN LEWIS.
s EVIL E CP.
All accounts on the old books of J. sArroN,
end also of J. & W. Saxton, standing for six
months or more,must be settled up immediately.
May 7, 1850.
`china Crape shawls. just received at
V J. & W. SAXTON'S Store.
May 7, 1850.
MORE EIP SUGAR.—A superior article
of fip Sugar just received at.J. & W. SAX
TON'S store. play 7, 1850.
N assortment of Pittsburg Glassware jus
received by J. & W. SAXTON.
May 7,18 M.
pOFFEE at 12 cents.—An excellent
article just received and tor sale at J. & W.
VINEGAR, Homily, Golden Syrup Molass
es, LusciouB Luxury, &c., constantly for
sale at Marks' Ciadectionary. [May2l.
NEFF Si. MILLED,
n rFICE hours from 8 to 12 A. M., and 2 to 6
1.,./ P. M. S. W. Corner of Hill and Montgom-
HOUSE AND SIGN PAINTING,
GLAZING AND PAPER HANGING
SAMUEL G. BAKER,
RESPE.C . I . FULLY informs the public that he has
commenced the above business in the Bor
ough of Huntingdon. lie is located one door
east of the Post (Mice. where he will he pleased
to attend to the calls of all who may wish to em
ploy his services in any brunch of his businebe.
Nay 7. 1850.-3 m.
WM. U. PEIGIITAL, &
rIN the let day of June next, will open A
k j SPLENDID STOHE in the room formerly
occupied by John N. Prowell.opposite Wallace
Hotel, where goods will he sold in such terms as
cannot fail to prove highly advantageous to pur.
The highest market prire will lie paid at all
imee, IN CASH, fur %Vlmit, Rye and Corn,
and other country produce will be taken in en
dtenge fur geode.
Huntingdon, April 30, 1850.
Goods Reduced to 20 per Cent!
The Latest Arrival of the most Fashionable
Goods, at the Cheap Store of
J. & W. SAXTON.
T& W. SAX - TON inform the public that they
r_J hove just received a splendid assortment of
the most fashionable Goods, consisting of every
variety of !miles' and G'entlemens' Dress Goods,
Fancy Goods, and Dry Goods of all kinds. Also
n fresh and superior assortment of Groceries,
Bonnets, Hats and Caps, Boots & Shoes, Queens
ware, Glassware, Cedarw are, Baskets, and every
kind of goods usually kept in the most extensive
stores. Hav ing purchased their goods low, they
are determined to sell them very cheap, at only
20 per cent,
Their old stock of Goods will he sold at cost.
May 7, 1850.
Groceries & Confectionaries
101-IN M. CUNNINGHAM
IlAs just recei Jed a choice stock of the...ries,
Confectionaries, &e. He respectful!) invites
his custom! as and the public generally to call
and examine his °sentiment.
Huntingdon, April 23, 1850.
Dried Beefaed Cheese,
rOR sale at the Cheap Grocery and Confec
j2 tionary of J. M. CUNNINGHAM.
A LL kinds of Spices for sale at CUNNING
II HAM'S Grocery and Confectionary.
A Variety of Articles,
oo numerous to mention, for sale at C UN
NINGHAM'SS Confectionary and Grocery
Coffee, TeaS and Sugars.
LkFRESH supply just opened and for sale at
CUNNINGHAM'S Grocery and Conte,
LA by T
. SUGML—Elegant Fip Sugar for sale
1. M. CUNN/N011,31.
NOW FOR THE BARGAINS!
w and Splendid ✓assortment of
SPRING & SUMMER GOODS,
Has just been received at the Cheap
and popular Stand of
cz) n cza CM•Qneanz a
Alarket Square, Huntingdon Pa.
HIS stock has been selected with
great care, with n view to cheap
seas-and rood quality, and comprices, in part,
Cloths of all kinds, French, Belgian and Fancy
Cassiineres, Kentucky Jeans, Croton, Oregon,
nod Tweed loth., Veatings, Flannels arid
Drillings, and a variety al Cotton goods for sum
mer wear, Mouslin de Lnines, French Lawns,
and Scarfs, Shawls and Handkerchiefs, Alpac
cas, Merinos, a large assortment of Calicoes et
the newest styles and at low prices, Earlatun,
French, Scotch and Domestic Gir.ghains and
Balzorines, French and Irish Linens, Check.,
Bed 'Pickings, Muslins and Sheetings, &c., Atm
Having heretofore been honored by a large
patronage from the Ladies he has procured the
moat elegant assortment of
Ladies' Dress Gocds,
ever brought to tho interior of the Stnte. Also
Boots. Shoes, Hats and Caps, Groceries,
Hardware, Queensware, &c.,
ands grent variety of goods of ull kintle. In
short he is propared to offer
to those who furor hint with their custom. All
nre invited to call and judge for theinielres. It
affords him pleasure to exhibit his goods at all
All kind. of Country Produce token in ex
change for goods. GEO. Ci WIN.
April 2, 1850.
GRuiAT NEWS !
HE People, both in town and coon
try, will be delighted to learn that
DORSET & MAGUIRE'
have just received front the Eastern cities, a
splendid assortment of
WRING AND SUMMER GOODS,
which they are offering, as usual, at most °stmt.
fishing LOW PRICES. Their stock compri.
sea everythirg that the wants of the People re
quire, and is made up, in pert, of the most ex
tensive variety of all the vaticue styles, selected
to suit all tastes, of
Ladies & Gentlemen's Dregs Goods,
Boots, Shoes, Hats and Caps, Hardware,
Queenvware, Groceries, &c.
We neither wish to boast or deceive, in regard to
tho superior quality or the low prices of our
goods, and hence invite the pu'alic at largo
to call and examine foi themselves. It will give
us pleasure at all times to show our goody.
Thankful for past favors, we hope by strict
attention to bu.iness to receive a liberal share of
DORSEY & MAGUIRE
Huntingdon, April 2,1850.
RagS Rags!—The highest price paid in
cash for lisgs,ai the Huntingdon Book Store.
May 21. Hon si.r. W. ISmirn.
Greatest Variety in Tarn at the
HAS just laid in a very heavy stock of nil
nINIII9 or Onocanl ye and CONFECTIONARIES.
&c•, which he invites his old customers and the
public generally to examine. His stock of Goods
is very large, consisting of every variety to suit
the wants of the people.
Huntingdon, April 23d, 1850.
[May 7, 18.60,
All Kinds of Groceries.
rIOF FEE, Teas, Suzars, Molasses, Choenlato v
kik fresh supply just received at SCHNEI
DER'S General Depot.
A GREAT variety of choice Confectionary
'l_ for sale at SCHNEIDER'S.
Fresh Breadand Cakes
F all kinds always on hand at the Bakery. of
U LOUIS scuNkIDER.
Sperm and Tallow Candles, and Soap
ON hand and for sale at SCHNEIDER'S Gun.
Superior Brand Segars
i F various kinds just received and for sale at
U LOUIS SCHNEIDER'S.
Spices of all Kinds
tOR sale nt SCHNEIDER'S Grocery and
Cheese and Craeker3
r, OR sale at SCIINEIDER'S Confectionary
and Grocer; Depot.
Raisins at I'2 cts. per pound.
A GOOD article of Raisins at 124 ctn. per lb
a for sale at SCHNEIDER'S.
i t SUPERIOR nrticte of Vinegar for sale at
Fluid, and Fluid T amps.
SUPERIOR Fluid, and Fluid Lamps received
and for sale by LOUIS SCHNEIDER.
RANDY. —Superior Brandy, in bottles,
I) for sale by Louis ens EIDER.
Z 1173 .- Por t and Madeira Wine, of sil
l!), perior quality, in butt es, for mile by
Fruit and Nuts
Or all kin.ls, far sale at SCHNEIDER'S,
THOMAS READ, AK
Gold and Silver Wa(cites,
T..tas , Nps_recE)aLn,
No. 55 Nonni Tuunu ST.F.T, BELOW Alum,
Watches and Jewelry of every description neatly
repaired and warranted.
His friends and the public gen•
n ally, visiting Philadelphia, ale
invited to give him a call, as he
i,elsconfknt that he can furnish
articles in his line of such quality
and price as will give universal ratisfaction.—
Tho trade will be supplied with Watcher, Jew
elry, &c., on cheap as they can be procured else
Philadelphia, April 23, 1830.
John Narks in the Field.
The subscriber has open. d a very neat GRO
CERY and CONFECTIONARY in the East
end of the Exchange Hotel. Market Square. Hun
tingdon, in the room formerly occupied by
Neff and Miller ns a Jewelry Store, where
articles in his line can be hod cheap for cosh ur
country produce. Ills stock consist. of
„ Coffee of diflerent qualities,
Tea, Young Hyson, Imperial end Black,
sugar, from 0/. to 11 eta per lb,
Chocolate, Sweet Spiced.
Tobacco, Snuff and Segare.
Corn brooms and Whitewash Brushes,
Best Table and Baking Molasses.
Soap, Fancy and Rosin,
Candles, Mould and Sperm. •
Rice and Starch,
Twine and Candle Wick.
Congress Lemon and Oranges,
Fancy and side Combs,
Table Salt, and a general assortment of CARES,
RAISINS. NUTS and CANDIES, all of which
I am prepared to sell at a very email profit.
April 23d, :850.-3m.
TABLE, tea and salt spoons, butter
I and fruit knives, sugar tongs, forks
and purse clasps made of coin, for sal,
by NEFF & IldttLEs,
April 2, 1850.
Letters of Administration have been granted
to the subscribers upon the estate of Por sit
DEC.., of West township deceased. All per.
cons having claims will preFe.ut them duly
authenticated, and those indebted are requested
to make payment to
NICHOLAS C. DECKER,
April 23d 1850.
Farmers of Huntingdon County.
PRP; NOCK - 8 Patent !Seed Planters, for
Wheat, Rye, Corn and Oats, the beat machine
of the kind now in use, kept constantly for sale
at the Red Warehoase, Huntingdon, These
Planters will save 15 pet rent in tahor, and • 24111
pet cent in grain over the old aloha] of Harrow,.
Mg. Alio Self• Sharpening Plows and CO:
Shellers of the latest and most improved style.
April 23d, 1850.-3 m.--pd.
To the Demorratic Whir , Video, and Ci ens
1 T the request of many friends, I have been
induced to announce myself as a candidate
for the office of Sheriff, at the ensuing fell elec
tion; subject, however, to the derision of the
County Convention, to he held in August next.
I pledge myself, if nominated and elected, to dis
charge the duties of the office impartially and
honestly, to the best of niy ability.
1113N.1.1111EN F. GLASGOW
Union town , liip ' April 50, 1850.
CIA RSA!' \ U 1.1. i, a tine article. forsul4tit
0 Mark,' Co.:, ti .nary. [May 2..