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FOREIGN SMALL NOTES*,
MO,OOO Dollar, will be taken now and affer
e." the 21st of August $lOO,OOO will be recei
ved, at the sign of the BIG ELEPHANT, for
Goods. The goods will be furnished at the same
price as though silver were presented in pay
Huzza! "4 dollar saved es &dollar earned!"
The junior Elephant hasjust returned from
Philadelphia with anofher! Tremendous Stork of
Goods, brought over Pa. R. R. in a special train
of cars ! They have added to their previous
stock more Fip Sugar, more 11 ct. Coffee, more
Sugar House Molasses at 31 eta. per gallon, more
yard wide Fip itfuslin, more 3 cent ditto, more
4 cent Calico, more 10 and 121 cent Lawns and
Ginghams, more Levy Cups and Saucers—in a
word—more of everything, and at lower prices
than any body else !
To see is to believe. Call, then, nt our es
tablishment, and we will take great pleasure in
convincin% you that it isgrtatly to your interest
to deal with PEIGHTAL & BOGGS.
Huntingdon, Aug. 13, 1650.
Tr HE People aro rushing in immense crowds
I to the store of NEFF & MILLER, to see
the beautiful assortment of Gold and Silver
Watches, Clocks, Jewelry, Silverware, and
Fancy articles which they have JUST RECEI--
VED, and will sell at astonishingly low prices.
It is conceded by everybody that their assort.
went of Watches and Jewelry is the most hand
some ever brought to Huntingdon.
Having secured the services of “Nan
Cati.saas," one of the best workmen in the
State, they are prepared to repair Watches,
Clocks and Jewelry promptly, and on reasona
ble terms. Those who desire to purchase good
articles, and have their work well done, should
call at Nave & MlLteles. [Aug. ta, 1850.
lee Cream, Confectionery & Bakery.
H& J. AFRICA, thankful for past favors,
. most respectfully announce to the citizens
of Huntingdon and vicinity, that they have made
necessary arrangements to supply all who may
favor them with a call, with the most choice
varieties of Ice Cream, Confectionaries, Cakes,
Fruit, Nuts, &c. Their private rooms are fit
ted up in a handsome style, which make them a
comfortable place of resort for Ladles and Gen
Partietecam be furnished', en the shortest no
t:se, with Ice Cream, Confeetionaries r and all
kinds of Cakes, Fruit, &c.
07' Don't forget to call at the sign of the Red
Curtain, Railroad street, one door above Wm.
Stewart's store. [May 28, 1850.—tf.
Important Facts for the People!
T & W. SAXTON inform the public that tney
d i havejust received a splendid assortment of
the most fashionable GOODS, consisting of ev
ery variety of Ladies' and Gentlemen's Dress
Goods, Fancy Goods, and Dry Goods of every
kind. Also a fresh and superior assortment of
Groceries, Bonnets, Hats and Caps, Boots and
Shoes, Queensware, Glesswar , e,. Baskets, and
every kind of goods usually kept in the most
extensive stores. Having purchased their goods
low, they are determined to sell them very
cheap--at only 20 per cent. Their old stock
will be sold at cost. [July 2, 1850.
Avaluabie farm and tract of land situate on
the Big Aughwiclo Creek, in Huntingdon
county, containing by the officialdraft 227 acres,
but by subsequent re-surveys has been found to
contain a large excels over the official quantity,
originally surveyed in pursuance of a warrant
is the name of David Franks, and is now in the
occupancy of Simon Gratz. A good part of the
tract is improved bottom land of first rate quali
ty, and is well worth the attention of persons
wishing to purchases good farm. It is but about
one and a half miles from Orbisonia, four miles
from Shirleyeburg—within about eight miles
from the Pennsylvania Canal and the same dis
tance from the Pennsylvania Rail Road and is
in the immediate neighborhood of several Iron
Werke. For further information and particulars,
apply to Miles & Dorris, Attorneys at Law in
the Borough of Huntingdon. •
J. — GEO. MILES, Attorney in fact for
Joseph Gratz and Jacob Gratz, Trustees for the
heirs of Michael Gratz, dec'd.
July 23, 1950.
BY virtue of a writ of vend. ex., to me direct
ed, will be exposed to sale by public vendue
or outcry, on the premises, on Friday Sept. 20,
1850, All that certain piece or parcel of land,
situate in Clay township, Huntingdon county,
containing about 8 acres more or less, adjoining
land. of Chas. Rinehart, lying on the great road
leading from the Three Springs to Fort Little
ton, having thereon erected a small House, Log
Stable and Tan House. All of said land cleared,
with a young orchard on the place. Seized and
taken under execution as the property of Wm.
Pollock, with notice to Abraham Long, Wm. B.
Leas and David Burket, assignee,' of Wm. Pol
lock, and to Charles Rinehart, Terre Tenant.—
And to be sold by
g. CROWNOVER, Shersir.
Sheriff's Office, Huntingdon, t ot
RI. & J. N. ROWE,
MANUFACTURERS and wholesale dealers
in Brooms, Baskets, and Wood Ware, have
removed to the large afore formerly occupied
by M . Seller lk Davis ' where they have
opened an extensive stock of Eastern and city
made BROOMS and WOOD WARE, which
they are now 80.1414 at the lowest manufactur
.A . fisll assortment of Bristol Brushes, Mats,
Cordage, &c., constantly on hand.
No. 111, North Third street, 3 doom below
Race, Phila. [July 23, 1850.-3 m.
To Fanners and Men of Business.
OILS, CANDLES AND GUANO.
T HE subscriber offers, at the lowest rates, in
any quantity to suit purchasers, Genuine
Peruvian Guano, and every variety of Sperm,
Whale, Lard and 'fanners' Oils.
Manufacturers, Tanners, Farmers, Dealers
and consumers, are invited ro call.
GEORGE W. RIDGWAY,
No. 37 North Wharves, the first Om Srons
below Race Street, Philadelphia.
August 13, 18:10.-3m.
Clothing, Cassimeres, Vestings, &c.
JACOB SNYDER has just received a new
supply of Clothsng. Also, Cassinieres and
Vesting's, which will be made up to order. Also
a fins assortment of Shirts, and the latest style
of Collars. Also Suspenders, &c. [Aug. 13.
ADAMS & Co. have established an , Express
Office in Huntingdon, in charge of Horace
W. Smith, at the Huntingdon Book Store. All
packages left with hi,mwill be carefully attend
ed to. [June 4, 1850.
B. M. GILDEA,
SURGEON DENTIST AND JEWELER,
PEYENSIIIIRO, HUNTINGDON COUNTY.
August 13, :850,-2in.
(ENE TON Berea Ohio Grindetones for male
ki J & W
July 3, 1810.
CIARSAPARILLA, a fine article, for sale at
Marks' Confectionary. [May tl.
Encourage Your Own Mechanics!
/WEN & WM. BOAT, would respectfully
announce to the public, that they are .w
carrying on the COACH MAKING BUSINESS
in all its various branches, at the old stand for
merly occupied by Adams & Boat. a few doors
west of the Presbyterian church, where they are
now manufacturing Buggies, Carriages, Bureau
ches, Rockaways, llearborns, &c., in short any
thing in the line of carriage making, of the very
best kind of material, and in the latest and most
They have on hand now several Buggies and
Rockaways, finished in the latest style. They
have a good assortment of-Lumber, selected with
a great deal of care, seasoned for use, and invite
those who are desirous of purchasing vehicles to
call and examine their work and materials, and
judge for themselves, as they intend to make
good work and warrant it to be so. All kinds
of country produce taken in exchange for work.
N. B.—OWEN BOAT returns his thanks to
his friends and the public g enerally , for their
vary liberal patronage, and hopes, by strict at
tention to business, to merit a continuance of the
same, under the new firm. We have some sec
ond hand work which is of n good quality, which
we will sell right. Give us a call. We will
sell low for cash.
Huntingdon, Aug. 13, 1850.
Valuable Property at Public Sale.
'THE subscribers will sell at public sale, on the
premises, on Saturday the 15th clay of Sep
tember next, a TRACT OF LAND, containing
287 acres, more or less, situate and lying in
Penn Township, Huntingdon county, adjoining
lands of John & Benjamin Grove, lands of Jane
Steel and others, about 9.00 acres of which is
cleared and in a good state of cultivation, the
buildings thereon erected ere a good two stoty
Log Dwelling House, well finished, Log Bank
Barn, Sic. These is also a good apple orchard
on the premises, are excellent spring of neves
failing water near the house, and the tract gen
erally is well supplied with water. The said
tract of land is owned by the estate of Samuel
Steel and Jane Steel jointly. The said Jane
Steel will attend on the day of sale herself, or
by her agent, James Entrekin, Esq., for the
purpose of ratifying and confirming sale of said
land. Terms will be made known on day of
sale. JAMES GWIN,
CEO. A. STEgL,
Rev, of Samuel Steil, deed.
Augast 13, 1850.—ts.
I - WS. P. TOITINSENDt . ',
THE MOST EXTRAORDINARY .MEDI
CINE IN THE WORLD.
O VER two hundred and fifty thousand persons
j cured of various diseases, within the last
two years. It cures Scrofula, Stubborn Ulcers,
Effect. of Mercury, Fever Sores, Erysipelas,
Rheumatism, Consumption, General Debility,
Costiveness, Skin Diseases, Liver Complaint,
Dropsy and Gout, Ringworms, Heart Diseases,
Dyspepsia, Cancers and Tumors.
lT The great beauty of this medicine is, that
it never injures the constitution, and is always
beneficial, even to the most delicate, and is the
only medicine ever discovered that creates new,
pure and rich blood, and that reaches the bone.
Thousands are ready to testify to its many vir
GHIAT SPRANG AND SUMMRII MEDICINE.-Ev.
ery perm should take a bottle spring and fall,
to regulate the system and drive out all impu.
TARR CARE or TOUR CHILDREN.-One bottle
of Dr. S. P. Townsend's Extract of Sarsaparilla
will cleanse tho system of a child.
READ THE EVIDENCE.
This is to certify that my child was afflicted
with a horrible disease in the face, (which re
sisted the efforts of my family physician,) and
was entirely cured by half a bottle of Dr. S. P.
Townsend's Sarsaparilla. WILLIAM Woos,
Uniontown, Fayette co. Pa., July 3, 1850.
Thin is to , certify that we have sold Dr. S. P.
Townsend's Sarsaparilla for many years, and
sonaider it a very valuable medicine, many
cures having been effected in our vicinity. A
young man by The. name of Westley Rothrock,
of this place, was cured, of the Scrofula, (having
large lumps in his neck,) by the use of onebotrle.
Tuos. READ & 50,,.
Huntingdon, Pa., July 3, 1850. •
NOTICE.—The public are notified that Dr.
S. P. Townsend's Extract of Sarsapaiilla will
in future be manufactured under the direction of
James R. Chilton, Chemist, whose name, in
connection with that of Dr. S. P. Townsend,
will be upon each bottle, to prevent fraud.
Sold Wholesale and Retaitat 125 Chestnut St.
Plaited., by JENKINS & SHAW, sole Agents
for Pennsylvania, to whom all orders and appli
cations for Agencies should be addressed.
And by Tess. READ & Son, Huntingdon;
COOS. Ritz, Lewistown; Reno & M'lt.scre,
Casaville. [Aug. 13, 1850.—Gin.
I' ) E 1/181' 3)
lir THE WONDER OF THE AGE....En
Irrzit:fat AND EXTERNAL EXXIDX.-A great
discovery and valuable Medicine. Every fam
ily should have a bottle in cases of sudden yids
nee.. It cures Cholera, Bowel Complaints, Di
arrhoea, Cholic, Fever and Ague, Rheumatism,
Piles, Pain in the Head, Dyspepsia, Bruises,
READ TUE EVIDENCE,
Thu. certifies that I have for several months
used Mr. Davie' Vegetable Pain Killer in my
family in several cases for which it is recom
mended, and find it a very useful family medi
cine. A. BRONSON.
Pastor of the 2d Baptist church, Fall River.
Tummy, Martha's Vineyard.
This may certify that I have used Davis' Pain
Killer with great success, in cases of cholera
infantum, common bowel complaints, bronchitis,
sough., colds, &c. , and would cheerfully recom
mend it as a valuable family medicine.
JAMES C. BOOMER,
Pastor of the Baptist Church.
Friend Davis :—This may certify that Istill
aae the Pain Killer in my family. My health
bee been eo good for three or four months past,
that I have but little or no use for it, and would
still recommend it to the public.
RICIIARD S. PIECKMAX.
Fall River, 2d month, Ilth, 1845.
For sale by JENKINS & SHAW,
125 Chestnut St., Philadelphia.
General Wholesale Agents for Eastern Penn
sylvania, to whom all orders and applications
for Agencies from Eastern Pennsylvania should
And by Timm. READ & SON, Huntingdon;
CiIAiLLIE RITZ, Lewistown, and READ &
purr, , Caszville. [Aug. 13, 1850.-6 m.
NEFF & MILLER, DENTISTS,
OrplcE hours from 8 to 12 A. M., and 2 t 0.6
P. M. S. W. Corner of 11111nnd Montgom
ery etreets. [May 7, 1870.
VINEGAR, llomeny, Golden Syrup Mollies
es, Luscious Luxury, &c., constantly for
aalii at Marks' Confectionary. [May 21.
DaINERAL WATER, of a superior quality,
at Marks' Confectionary. [May 11.
BOOK AND STATIONARY DEPOT.
rpHE subscriber informs the citizens of Hun
tingdon and vicinity, that he has removed to
the room formerly occupied by Wm. & B. E.
11CMurtrie, as a store, nearly opposite IWKin
ney's Hotel, and having made arrangements with
the Philadelphia merchants, to have constantly
on hand, upon commission, the following gen
Blau!' Books, consisting of Ledgers and ljay
Books, Receipt, Pass Books, and Justices Dock
ets. Also every description of writing and deed
paper, white and colored pasteboard, plain and
perforated bristol board, tissue paper, &c.
Blank Deeds, black, blue and red Inks, ink
powder, quills, wafers, inkstands, steel pens,
sand and sand boxes, lead pencils, india rubber,
water colors, slates and slate pencils.
Selma Book, of every description, of late ,e
-ditions, kept constantly on hand.
Large Family Bildem, Pocket Bibles and Tes
taments, hymn, psalm and prayer books.
Fancy Note Payer and Envelops, of every
variety, albums, portfolios, pocket-books, an
nuals, fancy boxes, wafers and sealing wax,
visiting cards, bead purses, pe knives and ev
ery variety of fancy goods.
Novels, song books, music books and instru
ments, miscellaneous works, &e.
Perfumery, consisting of extracts for hand
kerchiefs, soaps, shaving cream, cologne, &c.
Also Segars of the choicest brands, an assort
ment of surorior chewing Tobacco, &c.
March 26, 1520. HORACE W. SMITH.
lIIHE subscriber wishes to• inform the public
in general that he is now fully prepared to
do Castings of all kinds, and will keepon hand a
General Assortment of Castings,
consisting of COOKING STOVES, Air-tight,
Parlor, Ten-plate, Wood and Coal stoves—all of
which are new patterns not before introduced
into this section of country. Also, a variety of
Plough patterns of the kinds now in use. A
general assortment of Hollow-ware castings,
consisting of Kettles, Dutch Ovens, Skillets,
Pans, &c., &c. Miscellaneous articles, such as
Wagon Boxes, Sled and Sleigh Soles, Smoothing
irons, Rolling Mill and Forge castings, Window
Grates for cellars, Lintles and sills.fer houses,
Sash Weights and Water Pipes; alse. Sweg
Anvils and Mandrels for Blacksmiths ' mode to
order on the shortest notice. We will sell eve
ry article in our line on the most reasonable
terms for Cash, and 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.
117 - Castings of all kinds will be kept at the
shop of Wm. B. Zeigler, as formerly, at N. E.
corner of Market Square, Huntingdon.
fTP"AII orders addressed to R. C. M'Gill will
be promptly attended to.
R. C. M'GILL
Huntingdon, May 29, 1850.
GRAND EXEllorrioN!—Admittance Free!
Lovers of the beautiful should not fail to
call immediately at the store of Dorsey & Ma
guire, who have just received a splendid assort
ment of new and cheap Goods, which they are
offering, as usual, at very low prices. Their
stock comprises everything that the wants of
the people require, and is made up, in part, of
the most extensive variety of Ladies' and Gen
tlemen's Dress Goods, Boots, Shoes, Hats and
Caps, Hardware, Queensware, Groceries, &c.
We neither wish to boast or deceive, in re
gard to the superior quality or the low prices of
our goods, and hence invite the public to come
and examine for themselves.
Thankful for past favors, we hope by strict
tantion to business to receive a liberal share
June 4,1850. DORSEY & MAGUIRE.
THOMAS JACKSON, THOMAS E. FRANKLIN,
Blair county. Lancaster county.
DAVID M'MURTRIE, WILLIAM GLEIM,
Huntingdon co. Lancaster county.
JAMES GAnom, RICH'S. R. BRYAN,
Blair county. Lancaster county.
Central Penn'a. Banking House,
OF BRYAN, OLEIM & CO.- O ffi ce on Al!e-
V gheuy street, a few doors west of the Court
House, and nearly opposite the Post Office, Hol
The Company is now ready to transact busi
ness. Upon money deposited for a specific
period of three, six, nine or twelve months, in
terest will be paid at such rates as are usually
allowed by Savinge Institutions. Transient de
posites received, payable on demand.
It. R. BRYAN, Cashier.
Hollidaysburg, May 21, 1850.
N. 8. LAWRENCE,
Agent for the sale of Southern Manufacturing
Company's Writing raper.
WAREHOUSE NO. 3, MINOR ST. PHILADELPHIA.
200 CASES of the above superior Papers
now in store, and for sate to the trade
at the lowest market prices, consisting in part
Fine thick Flat Caps, 12, 14, 15, and 16 lbs.,
blue and white.
Superfine Medium and Demi Writings, blue
Extra super and superfine Folio Posts, blue
and white, plain and rued.
Superfine Commercial Posts, blue and white,
plain and ruled.
.._ _ .
Extra super Linen Note Papers, plain and
Superfine and fine Bill Papers, long and broad.
Superfine and fine Counting-House Caps and
Posts, blue and white.
Extra super Congress Caps and Letters, plain
and ruled, blue and white.
Extra super Congress Caps and Letters, gilt .
Superfine Sermon Caps and Posts.
Su . pertine blue linen thin Letters.
Extra super Bath Posts, blue end white, plain
Embroidered Note Papers and Envelopes.
"Lawyer's" Brief Papers.
Superfine and fine Caps and Posts, ruled and
plain, bluo and white, various qualities and pri
Also, 1000 reams white and assorted Shoe
Papers, Bonnet Boards, white and assorts' Tis
sue, Tea, Wrapping, Envelope, assort.
blue Mediums, Cap Wrappers, Hardw e t .
SADDLES AND HARNESS.
DIIMBAUGH & CO., respectfully inform the
1) publie that they are prepared to carry on in
all its various branches, Saddle and Harness
Making, and are ready to furnish their custom
ers with all kinds of Iralices, Trunks, and
pet bags,Plush, Hogskin, and Tub Side Saddles
(from the cheapest to the best.) Also Shatter
Saddles, wagon and carriage Harness, Bridles,
collars, whips, &c.
LEATHER.—Having a Tannery in the im
mediate vicinity of Huntingdon, they are pre
pared to furnish all who favor them with their
custom, at their saddle bud harness shop, with
Leather of all kinds, of superior quality and fin
ish, which will be isposed of cheap for cash or
country produce. The highest price in trade
paid for beef and calf hid., bark, &c.
Huntingdon, May 29, 1850. lv.
COFFEE at 126 cents.—An excellent article
just received and for at J. &W. SAX
TON'S atom. [May 7, 1840.
Relative to an amendment oftheGonstitution,
Resolved ty the Senate and House of Repre
sentatives of the Cevintonmealth of Yenneylva
-711.(1 ie Geweeal Assembly met, That the Consti
tution of this Commonwealth be amended in the
second section of the fifth article, so that it shall
read as follows The Judges of the Supreme
Court, of the several Courts of Common Pleas,
and of such. other Courts of Record as are or
shall be established by lbw, shall-be elected by
the qualified electors of the Commonwealth, in ,
the manner following to wit : The Judges of
the Supreme Court, by the qualified electors of
the Commonwealth at large ; the President Jud
ges of the several Courts of Common Pleas, and
of such other Courts of Record as are or shell
be established by law, and all other Judges re
quired to be learned in the law, by the qualified
electors of the respective districts over which
they are to preside or act as Judges ; and the
Associate Judges of the Courts of Common
pleas by the qualified electors of the counties
respectively. The Judges of the Supreme Court
shall hold their offices for the term of fifteen
years, if they shall so lon behave themselves
well, (subject to the allitmTnt hereinafter pro
vided for subsequent trthe first election;) the
President Judges of the several Courts of Com
mon Pleas, and of such other Courts of Record
as are or shall be established by law, and all
other Judges required to be learned in the law
shall hold their offices for the term of ten years,
if they shall salting behave themselves well ;
the Associate Judges of the Courts of Common
Pleas shall hold their offices for the term of five
years, if they shall so long behave themselves
well; all of whom shall be commissioned by
the Governor, but for any reasonable cause,
which shall not be sufficient grounds of impeach
ment, the Governor shall remove any of them
on the address of two-thirds of each branch of
the Legislature. The first election shall take
place at the general election of this Common
weal% next after the adoption of this amend
ment, and the commissions of all the Judges
who may be then in office shall expire net the first
Monday of December following, when the terms
of the new Judges shall commence. The pen
sons who shall then be elected Judges of the
Supreme Court shall hold their offices as fol
lows : One of them for three years, one for six
years, one for nine years, one for twelve years,
and one for fifteen years, the term of each tube
decided by lot by the said Judges, as soon after
the election as convenient, and the result certi
fied by them to the Governor, that the commis
sions may be issued in accordance thereto. The
Judge whose commission will first expire shall
be Chief Justice during his term and thereafter
each Judge whose commission shall first expire
shall in turn be the Chief Justice, and if two or
more commissions shall expire on the same day
the Judges holding them shall decide by lot
which shall be the Chief Justice. Any vacan
cies, happening by sleuth, resignation or other
wise, in any of the said courts, shall be filled by
appointment by the Governor, to continue till
the first Monday of December succeeding the
next general election. The Judges of the Su
preme Court and the Presidents of the several
Courts of Common' Pleas shall, at stated times,
receive for their services an adequate compen
sation, to be fixed by law, which shall not be
diminished during their continuance in office:
but they shall receive no fees or perquisites of
office, nor hold any other office of profit under
this Commonwealth, or under the government of
the United States, or any other State of this
Union. The Judges of the Supreme Court, du
ring their continuance in office, shall reside with
in this Commonwealth ; and the other Judges,
during their continuance in office, shall reside
within the district or county for which they
were respectively elected.
J. S. M'CALMONT,
Speaker of the house of Representatives.
Speaker of the Senate.
Harrisburg, January 28 ' , 1850. I
I, Samuel W. Pearson, Chief Clerk of the
Senate of Pennsylvania, do hereby certify that
the foregoing resolution, (No. 10 on the Senate
file of the present session,) entitled “Resolu
tion relative to an amendment of the Constitu
tion,"—it being the same resolution which was
agreed to by a majority of the members elected
to each House of the last Legislature—after
having been duly considered and discussed, was
this day agreed to by a majority of the members
elected to and serving in the Senate of Pennsyl
vania, at its present session, as Will appear by
their votes given on the final passage of the re
solution, as follows, viz :
Those voting favor of the passage of the
resolution were, H. Jones Brook, J. Porter
Brawley, William A. Crabb, Jonathan J. Con.
ningham, Thomas S. Fenton, Thomas H. For
syth, Charles Frailey, Robert M. Frick, Henry
Fulton, John W. Guernsey, William Haslett,
Isaac Hugus, Timothy Ives, Joshua Y. Jones,
Joseph Konigmacher, Geo. V. Lawrence, Max
well WCaslin, Benjamine Malone, Benjamine
Matthias, Henry A. Muhlenberg, William F.
Packer, Willian R. Sadler, David Sankey, Peleg
B. Savery, Conrad Shimer, Robert C Sterrett,
Daniel Stine, Farris B. Streeter, John H. Wal
ker and Valentine Best, Speaker—Yeas 29.
Those voting against the passage of the reso
lution were, George Darsie, Augustus Drum and
Alexander King—Nays 3.
Extract from the Journal.
SAML. W. PF:AR.SON, Clerk.
IN TILE Horse or REPRESENTATIVES, }
Harrisburg March 14, 1850.
I, William Jack, chief clerk of the House of
Representatives of Pennsylvania, do hereby cer
tify that the foregoing resolution, (No. 10 on the
Senate file, and No. 21 , 1 on. the House Journal
of the present session,) entitled "Resolution rel
ative to the amendment of the Constitution,"—
it being the same resolution which was agreed to
by a majority of the members elected to each
House of the last Legislature--after having been
duly considered and discussed, was this day
agreed to by a majority of the members elected
to and serving in the House of Representatives
of Pennsylvania, at its present session, as will
appear by their votes, given on the final passage
of the resolution, as follows, viz:
Those voting in favor of the passage of the
resolution were, John Acker, John Allison,
william Baker, Robert Baldwin, David J. Bent,
BiddPe, Jeremiah Black, John S. Bowen,
Valiant Brindle, Daniel' H. B. Brower, Jesse
. et. Burden, John Cessna, Henry Church, Jelin
N. Conyngham, Sylvester Crindland, Benjamin
G. David, William J. Dobbins, James P. Dow
ner, Thomas Duncan, William Dunn, William
F.spey, John C. Evans, William Evans, A. Scott
Ewing, Alexander S. Feather, James Flowers,
Benjamin P. Fortner, Alexander Gibboney,
Thomas E. Grier, Joseph E. Griffin, Joseph
Gulley, Jacob S. Haldeman, George H. Hart,
Leffert Hart, John Hastings, William J. Hemp
hill, John Hoge, Henry Huplet, Lewis Herford,
Washington J. Jackson, Nicholas Jones, John
W. Killinger, Charles E. Kinkead, Robert Klotz,
Harrison P. Laird, Morris Leech, Jonathan. D.
Leet, Ansel Leonard, James J. Lewis Henry
Little, Jonas R. M'Clintock, John F. M'Crii
loch, Alexander C. M'Curdy, John M'Laughlm,
John M'Lean, Samuel Marx, John B. Meek,
Michael Meyers, John Miller, Joseph C. Molloy
John D. Morris, William T. Morison, Ezekiel
Mowry, Edward Nickleson, Jacob Nissly,
Charles O'Neill, John B. Packer, Joseph C.
Powell, James C. Reid, John 9. Rhey, Lewis
Roberta, Samuel RiThinson, John R. Rutherford,
Glenn' W. Scofield Thos C. Seouller, W. Shaft.
ner, Richard Simpson, Eli Slifer ,William Smith,
William A. Smith, Daniel M. Smyser ' William
H. Sonde', Thomas C. Steel, David Steward,
Charles Stockwell, Edwin C. Trone, Andrew
Wade,Robert C. Walker, Thomas Watson, Sid
gey B. Wells,
Hiram A. Williams ? Daniel Zer
bey and John S. M'Calmont, Speaker--Yens 87,
Those voting against the pwiage of the reso
lution were, Augusta. K. Cornyn, David Evans
and James M, Porter—Nays
Extract from the Journal.
WILLIAM JACK, Clerk.
SECRETARY'S O FFICE.
Filed March 15, 1850
A. W. BENEDICT, Drp. Seery. ny . Common
Pen 71 sylvotia so.
I do certify that the above and foregoing is a
true and correct copy of the original resolution
of the General Assembly, entitled "Resolution
relative to an amendment of the Constitution,"
as the same remains on file in this office.
In testimony whereof I have here
A S t „ 4* ,... unto set myhand, and caused to he .
~..4, .'" affixed the sentf .the Secretary's
:1 .: gp, " Office, at Harrisburg, this fifteenth
,i. ' day of June , A nno Homini one thou
sand eight hundred and fifty.
A. L. RUSSELL,
Secretary of the Commonwealth.
THIS excellent compound, which never fails
in the cure of Fever and Ague, is for sale
6y the proprietor's agents, Taos. READ & Sos,
Huntingdon; L. G. Kassaan, Mill Creek; J.
H. STEINER, Water Street.
Wurp, is TIIE MATTER wrrsu ME DOCTOR/
What is the cause of this sallow complexion,
jatnicliced eye, depression of spirits, pain in the
side and shoulder, weariness of Body, bitter taste
in the mouth? Such is the inquiry, and such
the symptoms of many a sufferer. It is the
. liver which is affected, and the Chelagogue is
the remedy, always successful in caring it.—
Try it, and judge for youvselves. Far safe by
the above named agents.
BETTER DIE THAN I.IIR IF I au TO HE
tortured from day to day with this horrible A
gue, exclaims the poor sufferer whose life has
become a burden to him, from the racking par
oxysms of an intermittent. and whose confidence
in human aid is destroyed by the failure of rem
edies to produce the 2romisec.l relief. Such has
been. the situation of thousands whet are now re.
juicing in all the blessings of health, from the
use of Dr. Osgood's Indian Cholagogue. In no
instance does it fail to effect a speedy and per
manent cure. For sale bj above sauciest ogents.
'How few who think aright among the thinking
How many never think, but only think they do.'
ir , `"Tulc sentiment implied in the above ex
clamation is on no subject more fully exemplifi
ed than on that of health. But few give it a
single thought, and fewer still reflect upon it
with the observation and good sense which mat
ters of minor consequence receive. As obser-
Vation teaches the fact that Dr. Osgood's Italian
Cholagogne is a never failing remedy in Fever
and Ague, good sense would sorely indicate its
prompt and' immediate use. For sale by' the a
bove named' agents. [July 9,
NOW FOR THE BARGAINS!
• ANEW and splendid assortment of Spring
and Summer Goods has just been received
at the cheap and popular store of George Gwin,
Market Square, Huntingdon, Pa.
Ills stock has been selected with great care,
with a view to cheapness and good qudlity, and
comprises, in , part, Cloths of all kinds, French,
Belgian and Fancy eassimeres, Kentucky Jeans,
Oregon and Tweed cloths, resting., Flannels,
and Drillings, and a variety of cotton goods for
summer wear; Mouslin , de Laines, Alpaccas,
French Lawns and Scarfs, Shawls and Handker
chiefs, Merinos, Calicoes of the newest styles
and at low prices, Earlkten, French, Scotch and
Domestic Ginghams end Balzorines, French and
Irish Linens, Bed Tickings, Mashes, Shootings,
&e. Having heretofore been, honored by a large
patronage from the Ladies, he has procured the
most elegant assortment of Ladse3' DroAx Good.,
ever brought to the interior of the State. Also
Boots, Shoes, Hats, Caps, Groceries, Queens
ware, arida great variety of goods of all kinds.
In short hems prepared to offer Great Bargains
to those who favor him with their eastern. All
are invited to call and judge for themselves.—
It affords him pleasure to exhibit his goods at
all t' es.
o? All kinds of country produce taken in
exchange for goods.
April 2, 1850. GEO. GVVIN.
Lots in Altoona for Sale.
LOTS FOR SALE IN ALTOONA six miles
north of Hollidaysburg,and about one mile north
west of Allegheny Furnace, Blair county.
After the 2 tst day of May, the LOTS in said
Tows will be open to the public for sale.
It is well known that the Pennsylvania Rail
Road Company have selected this place for the
erection of their main Machine and other Shops
and are now building the same.
The Rail Road willbe opened , early in the Fall
throwing at once a large amount of trade to this
place. The main inducement at this time in of
fering Lots for sale, being to secure the requis
ite Machinists and Tradesmen, and homes for
the Machinists and other employees of the Roil
Road Company. Early application will secure
'Lots ata low price.
For further information apply to C.H. MAY
ER, at Altoona, or to R. A. MeMURTRIE,
June 4 1850—tf.
WATCHES AM JEWELRY.
T T. SCOTT has this morning, (Aug. 12,)
d • received from Philadelphia an additional as
sortmentof Gold and Silver Watches, Jewelry,
&c. He is enabled to sell this stock at much
reduced prices. Call at his new establishment
3 doors west of T. Read & Son's Drug Store,
and satisfy yourselves. [Aug. 13;1530.
State Mutual Fire Insurance Co. of
Office at the Huntingdon Book Note.
HORACE W. SMITH,
July 23, 18:30. Authorized Agent.
Alexandria Foundry and Tin Shop,
WHERE Stoves ,
Ploughs, Castings, Spout
ing, &c., can be bought cheaper than at
any other place.
July 9, 1850. ROBERT GRAFIUS.
ThIETVCV—•wi--.--itoo numerous to men
lion for sale at Cunningham', Grocery and
confectionary ' , Head Quarters."
WHY SO CATEN lINHAPir7
THE CAUSES AND THE REMEDY!
MANY and many a wife endure. year. of
lingering and of mental anguish, prostrate and help
leas, embittering her life, that of her husband, and
hazarding the future welfare of her children, P.Tlllilh,
from causes which, if known, would have apart. the
offering , the anguish to the wife, and to the bus•
band embarrassments and pecnniary difficulties hav
ing their origin in the mind being weighed down and
harassed in consequence of the sickness of the coin•
panion of his. bosom.
libir important that the cantles should be known
to every wife, to every husband, that the dreadful
and harrowing consequences to the health and hap
piness of both maybe avoided! Life is too short .4 ,
health too precious to admit any portion of the one to•
be spent without the full enjoyment of the other.
The timely possession of a little work entitled a.
follows has been the means of fuming the health•and•
the life of thousands, as over
TWO PI'UNDRED THOUSAND..
co*s have been sold since the first edition we. is ,
The author has been induced to advertise it b.t.
die urgent' and' preening request of those who have•
been indebted to its publication for all they hold dear'
(that all may have an opportunity of obtaining it), and!
who have favored him with thousands of letters of
encomium, some of which are annexed to the ndver
THE MARRIED WOMAN'S.
Private Medical Companion.
DT DR. A. M. MAURICEAU,
rII.OTIIIIOII. OF DISL•IES OF WOMB'.
Twentieth Edition. 18mo., pp. 250. Price, $1.00:
THIS WORK IS INTENDED ESPECIAL.
LY FOR THE MARRIED, or those contempla.
,ing marriage, as it discloees important eccrets which
should be known to them particularly.
Fiore, every female—time wife, the mother—the
ane either budding into womanhood, or the one in
.he decline of yearn, in whom nature contemplate,
no important change—can discover the causes, eytnp
come, and the most efficient remedies and most can
fain male of cure, in every complaint to which her
vex is subject
The revelation. contained in Its pages have proved
a blessing to thousands, es the innumerable letters
received by the author (which he le permitted by the
writers to publish) will attest.
SICKLY AND 'UNHAPPY WIVES.
Extract of a Letter from a Gentleman in Dayton, 0.
"DAYTON, May I, 1817.
"Da. A. M. MAURICZAU—My Dear Sir: The
Married Woman's Private Medical Companion,' for
1 enclosed one dollar to your address, came
safely to hand. I would not have troubled you with
these few lines, but that I am impelled by a setae
of gratitude, fur myself and wife. to give utterance
to our sincere end heartfelt emotions.
" My wife has been perceptibly sinking for some
three year* or more, In consequence of her greet an
gals* end suffering some months before and during
confinement; every successive one more and more
debilitated and prostrated her, putting her life in im
minent danger, and which was, on the lest occasion.
deepened of. I supposed that this state of things wao
inevitable, and resigned myself to meet the worst.
At this time now about two months) I heard your
book highly spoken of. as containing some matters
reaching my case. On its receipt and perusal, I can
not express to you the relief it adbrded my distressed'
mind and the joy its pages imparted to my wife, cog
learning that the greet discovery of M. M. Deso
meaux provided a remedy. It opened a prospect to
me which I little conceived was possible. No pecu•
niary consideration can ever repay the obligations I
am under to you for having been the means of irn•
to ne the matters contained in' The Married
Woman's Private Medical Companion.' But fus
this, ere another year would hove palmed over my
head, in all benign probability my wife would have
been in her grave, and my children left motherlesa."
Extract from a later.
Competence and Health.
"L A NCASTER, PA OCt. 84, 1847.
"Illt DeAR SIR: I know you trillium the kind.
nese to hear with me in encroaching upon your time,
while I acknowledge (in behalf of myself and wife/
the obligations we feel ourselves under to you in bat,
Ing made known certain matters, contained in your
most invaluable Married Womnn's Private Medical
Companion' It has been worth its weight in gold
to me. MI express myself rather warmly, you wilt
see that I can not do so ton warmly, when I inform
you of the extent to which I have, through it, been
benefited. I will state my situation when I obtained
your book through the merest curiosity I look upon
it an one of the most fortunate events of my life. P
had been married etyma t...n years, and was the father
of seven children. It was long 'draggling unceasingly
to the end that I might gain a moderate competency,
but the results of my utmost exertions at the end left
me about where I was at the beginning of each year I
and that only, with the most minted economy, nut&
eing with barely the neeesseriem ellifn Finally, this
constant effort wan beginning to have its effect upon
my health: I felt less Capable to endure its continu•
ancc, while I felt the necensity of perseverance.
" This constant, unceasing struggle on my part wen
impermivo, in consequence of the prontrnted condi.
6:wormy wife (with occasional intermit:Mani for 11,
years, much of thetime confined to her bed, af,.l
course incapable a taking the charge fl MI ma
meat of household affairs. 11, condition arose
causes of which I was ignorant. Oh! wltZ '
I have given had I the tux years to live over sgait.!
What would my wife have given to have been 'spared,
the tong days and still ( a nger nights prostrate on u
bed of sickness I—all of whirl, would have been
avoided, had I then seen a copy of ' Ten MANKIND
WOMAN'S rttivarg MEDICAL COMPANION.'"
From a l'h yAirian.
OBSTRUCTIONS, IRREGULARITIES,. &Or..
How many are auffering from obstruction or irreg
ularities pec,ilier to the female system, which on.
dermine their health, the eltecta of which they are
ignorant, and for which their delicacy forbids seeking
medical advice! How minty suffer from prulapsus
uteri (falling of the womb), or from fl uor.albus (weak.
nem, debility, &c., &c )1 How many are in eminent ,
agony for many months preceding confinement! How
many have difficult if not dangerous deliveries, and
whom lives are jeoparded during such time, will find.
In its pages the means of prevention, amelioration,
Extract front a Letter.
To those just Marricd,—'
-"Ilud I known!"'
lef itAM11 : 811 14,.N0v. 29, 1847.
"Da. A. M. If AURICEA U : Had I known of the int
portant matters treated of in 'The Married Woman's
Private Medical Companion' some years ago, how
much misery I might have escaped ! T have sniTcred.
years from causes which you point out in your book,
without knowing what to do. I obtained n copy, and
found my caao treated of. I trust every female will
avail herself of the information contained in its pages."
Letters are daily received of this character, unne
etssary to present.
To those yot unmarried, but contemplating mar
riage, or perhaps hesitating as to the propriety of
incurring the responsibilities attendant upon it, thaw
importance of being possessed of the revelations cow
tsine4l in thew pages, so intimately involving their
future happiness, can not be appreciated.
It is, of course, impracticable to convey more fully.
the various subjects treated of, as they are of a na.
tore strictly intended for the marri&d, or those con.
templating marriage; neither is iecemarv, since•
it is every one's duty to become possessed of knowl
edge whereby the sufferings to which a wife, a moth
er, or a sister, may be subject, can be obviated.
Er Copies will be eent by nail free of Peonage
to the Parehneer.
L On the receipt of One Dollar, " THE MAR
RIED WOMAN'S PRIVATE MEDICAL COM
PANION" is sent (mailed free) to any part of the
United States. All letters must be post-paid (except
thane containing a remittance), and addressed to Dr.
A. M. MAURICEAU, Box 104, New York City.
Publishing Office, No. 129 Liberty et., Now York.
Over 20,000 Copies bay. beau seen by MAIL.
within three months with perfect safety and ...-
CY" For •ale by noßArv: W• SMITH