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    meats of the Government, and upon every
eitizen of the United States.
Congress, however, must, from necessi
ty, first act upon the subject, by proscri
bing the proceedings necessary to aseer
tain that the person is a fugitive, and the
means to bo need for his restoration to the
elaimant. This was done by an sot passed
during the first term of President Wash
ington, which was amended by that enact
ad by the last Congress, and it now re
mains for the Executive and Judicial De
partments to take care that these laws be
faithfully executed. This injunction of the
Constitution is as peremptory and as bind-
ing as any other; it stands exactly on the
foundation as that clause which provides
for the return of fugitives from justice, or
that which declares that no bill of attain-I
der or ex post facto law shall 'be passed,
or that which provides for an e.tuality of
taxation, according to the census, or the
elausa declaring that all duties shall be
uniform throughout the United States, or;
the important provision that the trial of
all crimes shall be by jury. These sever
al articles and clauses of the Constitution,
all resting on the same authority, must
stand or fall together. Some objections
have been urged against the details of the
act for the return of fugitives from labor;
but it is worthy of re.nark that th e main
opposition is ai.ned against the Constitu
tion itself, and proceeds from persons and
classes of persons, many of whom declare
their wish to see that Constitution over-
turned. They avow their hostility to any
law which give full and practical ef-
feet to this requit;ment of the Constitution.
Fortunately, the number of these persons
is comparatively small, and is believed to
be daily diminishing, but the issue which
they present is one which involves the su
premacy and oven the existence of the
Constitution.
- Cases have heretofore arisen in which I
individuals have denied the binding author- '
ity of acts of Congress, and even States
have proposed to nullify such acts, upon
the ground that the Constitution was the
supreme law of the land, and that those
acts of Congress were repugnant to that
instrument; but nullidcation is now aimed,
not so much against particular laws as be
ing inconsistent with the Constitution, as
against the Constitution itself; and it is
not to be disguised that a spirit exists and
has been actively at work to rend asunder
this Union, which is our cherished inheri
tance from our revolutionary fathers.
In my last annual message I stated that
I considered the series of measures, which
had beau adopted at the previous session,'
in reference to the agitaion growing out
of the the Territorial and slavery ques-I
dons, as a fiscal settlement in principle and
and substance of the dangerous and ex
citing kt.ljtcts vlitb thy (Ithaca;
I recommended adherence to the Adjust
ment established by th . ose measures, until !
time and expeti :nee should demonstrate:
the necessity of further legislation to guard
a7ainst evasion or abuse. I was not in
duced to incite this recommendation be
cause I thought those measures perfect,
for no human legislation can be erfect.—
Wide differences and jarring o; inions can
only be reconciled by yielding so.nething
on all sides, an! this result had been reach
ed utter an angry conflict of many months,"
in which one part of the country was a - ,
rayed against another, and violent convul-
sloe sccmed to ht. L. n inent Lt okirg at the
interests of the whole country, I felt it'
to be my duty to seize upon this Compro
mise as the best that could be obtained
amid conflicting interests, and to insist up
on it ass final settlement, to be adhered to
by all who value the peace and welfare of
the country. A year has now elapsed
since that recommendation tvas made. To
that recommendation I still adhere and I
congratulate you and the country upon the
general acquiescence in these measures of
peace, which has been exhibited in all
parts of the Republic. And not only is
there this general acquiescence in these
measures, but the spirit of concilliation
which has been manifested in regard to
them in all parts of the country, lies re
moved doubts and uncertainties in the
minds of thousands of good men concern
ing the durability of our popular institu
tions, and given renewed assurance that
our Liberty and our Union may subsist to
gether for the benefit of this and all suc
ceeding generation/.
MILLARD FILLMORE.
WitsimiaTox, December 2, 1851.
Curious Fact.
There is a venerable citizen now living
in the neighborhood of Cincinnati, who,
being in his eighty-sixth year, can remem
ber the signing of the Declaration of In-
dependonee. Ho has voted at every pros
idential election since the organization ofl TrTHE PRESIDENT'S MESSAUE is 11. fine
the Government. The commortiul says:— business document, filled with very instruc
" He descended the Ohio river, and o
• ass " tied facts, and a great many of them. It
ed the point where Cincinnati now stands,
upon is a pure State paper with scarcely a die ,
before a single tree had been feller)
cernible partizan cast, and reflects great
the spot; and before oven a thought of credit on ite~ author. We invite for it a
our present power had entered into the careful perusal. Its great length has
dreamy phantasies cf prophetic specula- crowded many things out of our paper this
tion. Think of it: One now among us'
week.
one among two hundred thousand in the
busy uproar of business—one who stood CCrThe Locofocos of Blair County
upon the ground where we now stand be- have called a meeting to take measures to
fore Cincinnati was born! We can obtain a 'modification of the tariff of 1846.
scarcely realize it ; but yet it is so. The We aro glad to hear it. Bettor late than
onward march of impetuous civilization I never. The times are so hard now, that
has worked wonders in this groat country it is a real favor to get a good live dollar
of ours. This old man can yet see to note changed into counterfeit small notes.
read without glasses, and is possessed of i We observe the party doing the same
the vigor of middle life." thing in different parts of the State.
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THE
HUNTINGDON, PA.
Titnrsday Morning, Dec. 11, N5l.
J. SEWELL STEWART—EmTon.
TERMS OP PUBLICATION:
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THE above Terms will be adhered to in all Notes.
No subscription will be taken ibr a less period than
six months, and no paper will he discontinued un
til all arrearages are paid, unless at the option of
the publisher.
V. B. PALMER
Is our authorized agent in Philadelphia, Now
York and Baltimore, to receive attivertisetneut ,
and any persons in those cities wishing to Adver
tise in our columns, will please call on him.
FOR THE PRESIDENCY IN 1852,
WINFIELD SCOTT,
OF NEW JERSEY
FOR VICE PRESIDENT IN 1852,
JAMES C. JONES,
OF TENNESSEE,
SONS OF I"ENIPFRANCE.
The members of Standing Stone rivis
ion, Sons of Temperance, are requested to
meet at their Hall on Wednesday evening,
10th inst., at the ringincr of the bell. A.
general attendance k requested, as there
is business of importance to be transacted.
R. WOODS, W. P.
New Advertisements.
We invite•attention to the advertisement
of our esteemed and worthy friend Alex.
Carmon. Such a man as friend Cannon
cannot fail to do a good business.—See
Advertisement.
The Sheriff offers valuable property for
sale.
The Administrators of J. S. Mattern,
dec'd. offers valuable real estate for sale.
John C. Wilson advertises the property
of James Davis, dec'd., for sale.
Notice to the heirs and legal representa
tives of Rees Thompson, deed.
The Card of the gentlemanly and ac
commodating Agent of Adams & Co's Ex
press is published in another column.
Auditor's Notice by John Reed and
David Blair Esti' rs.
AMERICAN ART MON.
Distribution of Paintings Siv., on Fri
day, 19th inst.
Every member is certain of receiving
six fine engravings, viz: Mexican News,
Marian crossing the Pedee, Mount Wash
ington, Old '76 and Young '4B, Bargain
ing for a Horse, and a Harvesting Scene;
executed in the highest style of Art, from
favorite American subjects, illustrating
either the scenery, manners or history of
the country.
Specimens, of three of these engravings,
have just been received, and may be seen
at Scott's jewelry Store.
Several hundred valuable Paintings and
other works of Art will b 3 distributed by
lot amongst the members on the day above
stated.
Information given and subscriptions re
ceived until the 19th inst., by James T.
Scott, lion. Seery.
Ltd Godey's Lady's 13)ak for January,
1852, is at hand, beautifully embellished.'
The engravings are, Preparing for Winter,
Emblematic Title Page, the Parables of
our Lord, The Happy Family, the Pet
Bird and Fashions for January, with • cos
tumes, model cottages &c., through the
number. The contributions aro interes
ting, delicate and instructive, and the
book is well calculated to inform the mind
and sweeten the heart. No lady should
be without it. It is published in Philadel
phia monthly at $l,OO a year. Each
number contains near one hundred pages.
Doings in Congress.
Congress assembled on Monday the first
of the present month and the House of
Representatives organized by the election
of Lynn Boyd, (Dent.) of Kentucky as
Speaker and John W. Forney, Dditor of
the Pennsylvanian, as Clerk. The various ,
Standing Committees have not yet been ap
pointed, which is likely to be a difficult
task, as there appears to be discordant ele
ments in the Locofoco party. The Whigs
of the House met in Caucus, before the
organization and passed a resolu
tion in favor of adherence to the Compro
base measures and against further agita
tion of the slavery question, while a simi
lar resolution was defeated in the Looofe
co caucus. The Locefocos are courting
the abolitionists and have got the princi
pal part of them, and are regulating their
course in such way as to conciliate both
the Free Sellers and the Ultra slavery
men, for a harmonious run in the next
residential election. It is niece than
probable that the Union will be saved as
long as the government has anything to
steal, which is a most powerful bond of
union. The Texas, Arkansas, California
and other distant members of Congress
will stick to it, as long as they can plun
der the Treasury of three or four thousand
dollars a year in the shape of constructive
Mileage. There has been no business done
in the House of a public nature.
The Senate has been doing more than
the House. Tutee contests the seat of
Mallory from Florida, which is a novelty
in the Senate. Several members have What We Thmt .
given notice that they will introduce bills Deploring the approaching 'hardness of
on various subjects—one to appropriate the times,' a friend enquired the other day
lands to a railroad in Alabama, one for — ,, Wh a t do we want to make us prosper
the same purpose from St. Louis to the ous ?" Tim proper answer is easily given.
western limit of the State of Missouri, an- We want Home Markets. We want menu- 1
other for the construction of a Railroad to facturers and artizans of all sorts to be '
the Pacfic Ocean and ono to establish a sustained. They consume—we want their
mint in San Francisco, together with some numbers increased so that the farmers may
other matters of minor importance. Mr. readily dispose of their products. We
Foote offered resolutions pledging adhe- want to pay the men who weave and spin,
.enee to the Compromise measures as a and who eat, upon our soil. We do not
I"totality and a finality" on the ground want to pay those who eat the products of
very probably, that an Act of Congress English, Belgian, German and French far
duly passed m d approved is not valid un- mers, on foreign soil. We want the pro
less backed by a resolution pledging ad- ducts of Loonms and of all sorts of mechan
hereneo to the law. They were to come iis l i but we want those who make them to
up on Monday last for discussion. I live wills us—we want to pay the money
Ha also moved the Senate that congress at Am, not abroad. Our own farmers,
• award, to Kossuth, the great Hungarian'l not the farmers of other nations, should
exile, a grand reception in Washington af- receive our money. We ought to realm
! ter his arrival in this country, also declaring b ar always, that we have twenty-five mil
the sympathies of this people with the op- lions•who buy of our farmers all Vie time
pressed of Europe in the great conflict of
—every day. We on pht to post up in
liberty and slavery. Mr. Hale moved to printed letters, or engrave on our memo
amend by adding—"and the•vietims of op- ries, that the foreign use of our farm pro
pression everywhere"—but as he is a Free duets are nothing compared with our home
Seiler it was feared his amendment might use; and that a jadicions Tariff would, in
include southern negroes—a class of pee- five years, create an adtlifonal consuump
ple which Mr. Foote's proposition was not tion on our own soil equal at least to our
intended to embrace. Mr. .Dawson and foreign sales. Our wants are clear and
Mr. Underwood were not aware of any imperative—and notwithstanding the else
great battle in which Kossuth had distin- tion of a Free Trade candidate for Gover
guished himself—that such stupendous and eerie Pennsylvania, continue lobe wants.
1 unheard of honors should be conferred up- , ..5.......„...........„_,,,,..,„.„...,_,......„
on him. The motion was withdrawn. i Auditor's Notice.
The same gentleman also offered up hi .s. The undersigned appointed by the Court of
sympathies to Smith O'Brien and Thomas Common Pleas or Huntingdon County, lit a k
ter,iti:iumte th e or p t
Meagher, two men convicted and transport- F.:UncilF.nttitlitmeeeBlllcert.rirers solo
n ‘tri t t he r e al lie
ed to Australia by the Brit "\h government inniata Forge property and lands thereto uttneh
lit,:hrgoing
native
e t t i t ii t , i t titi i i a l t , o ,
i r i r . i i ,, v is e iii t t he in nt i e t:
for inciting rebellion and disturbances in
Ireland. Mr. Foote was evidently carry- pnrpose aforesaid, on Saturdav the 3d day 4 Jao -
ing a very heavy load of human liberty, t u l'iC Y bo n r e ol t g a n t or I It i' t . t e t l it ° .lo,. , I ti: t i t u l t: i l li :l th ieZ a l ;
enough to weigh down a good deal larger persons interested may attend if they think proper.
JOHN REED Auditor.
man, and the superincumbent weight actu- '
ally did break him down
Arrival of liossuth—llis Splendid
It elcome.
Kossuth arrired at New York on Friday
morning last, in the Limbolt, and on Sat
urdy was welcomed into the city of New
York by the most magnificent display of
pageantry and enthusiasm that has boon
witnessed there, since the memorable visit
of La Fayette. The Hungarian and Amer
ican flags were flapping from every window
and house-top —arches and festoons and
all manner of gorgeous decorations were
thrown across the streets through which
he was to pass—ladies waved their
snowy handkerchiefs and scattered their
laughing blushes—gentlemen swung their
hats and yelled like Stentors—bands play
ed, drums beat and cannon thundered—the
military were out in all their glory and
with all their gewgaws and baubles—ora
tory and rhetoric wore pruned for intel
lectual boquets to be thrown on the ima
gination and heart of the illustrious visitor
—poetry pavilioned the scene with the
splendors of her seventh heaven—and two
hundred thousand people marched with
him in procession through the streets.
Our readers will naturally ask for the
cause of all this enthusiastic idolatry.—
Austria attempted to absorb the former
independent Kingdom of Hungary and
govern it by Austrian law, as a province
of the empire. Hungary resisted the de
struction of her nationality and raised en
army to maintain it as an independent
Kingdom, to be governed by the old laws
and usages of the monarchy.
Kossuth was appointed governor of Hun
gary for he purposes of the revolution,
several battles were successfully fought.
Finally Georgey the commander of the ar
my, turned traitor and surrendered to
Austria and the struggle was over. Kos
' suth and Lis companions fled and threw
themselves on the generosity of the Turks,
who kept them in custody for about • two
years and refused to deliver them up to ilte .
Emperoi of Austria who thirsted for their
blood. Ile is now here by the aid, in part,
and request of, the American government.
He started out, with tne intention of pre
serving a monarchy, and from his recent
speeches, he is likely to end in a republi
can. Ilis triumphant return from exile,
not to his own country but to this, has im
pelled the European republicans to him as
the most intfluential embodiment of their
principles Whatever respect shall be
paid to him here, will be in consequence of
our sympathy with thos3 principles.
iii The barn on the place formerly
owned by • Christain Oyerin Barree town
ship in this county was consumed by fire
one night last week. It was filled with
grain and was the work of an incendiary.
This is the third barn which has been
burnt in that immediate neighborhood
since harvest.
Dec. 11, 1851
Auditor's Notice.
The undersigned Auditor, appointed by the
Ornlten'g .. .Court at tie comity of Iluntingdon. to
tkitritotte the balance in the hund: of John Sha
rer, nilininistrat, of Alex. 0. lino ~, im e of the
~,,, ugh of Shirley.hurg, deed. herchy gi% no
tice. to all perAotp, intere4ted, that he oill attend
thr the ' , crone° nforemid. on l'intr,day the Eth
day of January next. lit to o'clock A. M., at hi'
office in the ilorough of Huntingdon, when and
where all
.persons iut:rceted may attend if they
think proper.
DAVID BLAIR Auditor.
Dec. 11, it3sl.
NOTICE.
To the heirs and Is_•d representatives of Jam es
It 144 trite of Bra ly to vmhip dee'd.
A Rule was granted by at., Orphan's court of
it inu i ng ,l on county It Novemher Term last on the'
he N the said James Ilow deed., to appear in',
said court on the second Monday uf.lenmu•v nest
to accept or refuse the real estate of wid deceased
at the valuation or show eau. why the same
shLuld not be sold.
. .
WM. 13. ZEIGLER, Sheriff.
Iluatingrlos Dec. 11, 1831.
NOTICE.
To the Heirs end legit RepresentittiveA of Rees
Thomp .n, Into of Cminwell tow nfitip, in the
count; of ;Imitigdon, *We'd.
Mott Orphun's Court hell at Iftmtimplon on
the 10th day ofNorent!mr ' A. 1). 1851, on motion
uf 1). 11 Esq., the sold court grunted a • Rale
on the heirs and lugril representatives of Rees
Thompson, lose of Cromwell township. in toll
county deed. In come into court un the second,'
Nlumlny of Jonnry next (1852.) to accept or re
reset.. lake the real estate of ;mid deetteo.4 et the
vsloation thereof. (to wit: $1434 00) or to show
muse, ifany they have, why the rerun should nut
I.lte sold.
}rum the Record, 22t1 N0v,1851.
M. F. CAMPBELL, CIL
December n, 1851.
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REVIVED!
The public me hereby infltrmed that the sub
scriber 110 leased that popular and well known
store room in the Elephant building, opposite
Wallace's Hotel and next door to the office of the
"Huntingdon Journal," on Rail Road street,
where he has just received end opened the latest
and hot supply of
FALL AND WINIER GOODS
in town. His stock consists of evert• virietv of
DR r GOODS. GROCERIES. HARDWARE,
QuEN's WARE:, BOOTS, • SHOES, &c., &c.,
all of which will be s,bl bet f, the "dug," o r
exchenee:l for country produces
Ladies :mil gentlemen are re4peetfully incited
to call and ..see the Elephant," at le., t, ne no
charge is made for exhibiting the !min.!.
ALEX. CARSION.
Dee. 11, 1851.
ADAMS & CO.'S EXPRESS.
T. K. SIMONTON, Agent, Huntingdon.
Money, Packages, and geode of all kinds, re
ceived and forwarded at the risk of the company.
to all the cities and principal towns in the United
State+. dee. Yt, '5l.
ORPHAN'S COURT SALE.
• By virtue of an order of the Orphan's Court of
Huntingdon county, we will expose to public sale
on the prenikes, on Saturday, the 3.1 day of Jan.
wiry, Ifin, the following. described property, be
ing a part or the real estate of ,T, S. /damn ) ,
dee'd.. viz: The 1111dMiled bolt of a lot of ground
containing about eight acres, situate in the village
of Mechanicsville, in said comfy, wljoinims lamb.
ofS.imeel Mattern,• Win. M'livain and others,
having thereon erected a large frame
WOOLLEN M ANUFACTOItY,
double two story Ironic DWELLING HOUSE,
and a small
triune stable, awl containing the ne
ce.sary machinery fur the manufacturing busi
nes4; there is a good substantial dam and a never
filling water power. It is on the Waterstreet
Turnpike nunl, about four macs from the Cen
tral Hail Hoed.
TERMS.—One third of the purchase money
to be paid on continuation of sale, and the
hal
coca in two equal annual payments, with interest,
to be secured by imuds end mortgage.
J. WA EFIAM MATTERN.
SUSAN MATTERN,
Adm'rs.
P. S.—At snme time and place, will he offered
for sale, one share ofstock in Spruce Creek and
Paillipshurg Turnpike. and seven shores t.l• stock
in Spruce Creek and Waterstreet Turnpike.
_ . _
liec. 11, 1851.
SHERIFF'S SALES.
By virtue of sundry writs of Vend. Ex. will he
exposed to sale at public volatile, at the court
holve in the borough nflinntitigtion, on Monday
the 12th dos of Jahn:lnv, 1852. at 2 o'clock, P. M.,
the toLowing described property, to wit:
All that certain tract of land in Cromwell town.
ship, omtaining 177 acres, more or less, hounded
hp lands ~f benjamin Beers' heirs on the west,
I\i'lLtire on the Lorth. lands of Martha Pennock's
heirs en the smith and east, having shoot 70 acres
cleared 1,11,1 under fence, and lowing thereon e
rected a two story log house and a frame hank
barn. Seized, taco in execution, and to be sold
us the praperty at Aaron Stains.
ALSO.--All that certain lot of gronnd sitnate
in Birmingham Borough. Warriormark township,
nutingdon county, adjoining a lot ef,Jaeob Yea
ger, fronting on Tyrone street 66 feet and run
ning hark 166 feet to Vineyard alley, being No.
he in the plan of said borough, haying thereon
erected a ono and a half story frame pt altered
dwelling house with other itdprovements. Seiz
ed, taken in execution and to be sold as the prop
erty of John J. Wood, Jttlllei Wood, and Potter
Wood.
ALSO,—AII that lot aground in Scottsville.
Clay township, Huntingdon county, euntaining
about one acre, be the same more or less, hound
ed on the west by Hudson street, on the north by
lot of.losepli Bank:, on the east by lands of Da
vid Hunter, em the south by a lot of George Dix
on, hitting thereon erected a two story flame
lionse, weatherbuttriled, and a kitchen, with other
improvements. Seized, taken in execution and
to be sold as the property of Samuel B. Young.
ALSO,—AII the right, title and interest of
William J. Franks in and to a lot or piece of
ground in Jackson township, Huntingdon county,
containing one fourth of an acre, more or less,
adjoining lands of Basil S. Bell, 011 tilo 1101111
and north west, by the pnblic rood on the south,
end by Stainlimg Stone Creek on the east, having
thereon erected a two story frame dwelling house,
weedier hoarded, and o cabinet maker shop, with
other improvements. Also one other lot in same
township, Containing one fourth of tin arse, more
or less, bounded lay the public road on the north,
on the ea-t by JlllllO , Mclthatten, 011 the south,
lay latck of toe estate 4.1. W. Jlyton ilec'd., wt
the west by at lot of Eaninger Stewart, having
thereon an old stable. Seised and taken in exe
cution 1110 i to bo mkt an the property of Franks
and Randulph.
alefeachnti rigtit, title and interest
in and tit one traet of lan 1 situ ate in Cromwell
113 acre; of lan I, an aro or
less, adjoining Loads of Summed Hockeliberry,
Asp!a l'rien toad others, with a log hum. Lind
small barn thereon. One other tract situate in
same township, eanatatiating 44 acres, more or less,
adjoining duels of Dutton Lane and a tract in the
name of Sandi Ashman, unimproved. Seized
and taken ha execution mad to he sold us the
property of Hooper.
t iliac of a writ of Levari Facies
will lie sold at Lie saute time and place the follow
ing alvsea,bval property, to wit; all the one undi
vided Luau half of at tract of land situate in Spring
field township land county aforesaid, containing
ninety-five acres or titereAliouts, being part of
larger tract surveyed in pursuance Lit it warrant
ta,G ear4 , Crogla.an data i 7th July, A. D.
7762, togetaer with the her 'abutments and ap
purtenances. S dzed taken in exec tot and to
he sold its the property of John
ALSO,—AII the right, title and interest of
Jollies Franks to a certain toad of land situate in
Jackson township, Huntingdon county, contain
ing one hundred acres, wore or less, adjoining
holds of tiell.y Len, 011 1110 1101101, Jolts Alexan
der oat the seat, Bethel mountain survey on the
north, and loots ofJolin A. Wright & CO.Oll the
east, having haerenn erected 2 eahan houses dud a
frame bank barn, twenty five or thirty acres of
Which are cleared and under fence. Seized, ta
ken in execution, and to he sold as the property of
James Franks.
WU. B. ZEIGLER, 810. f.
Dec. n,ISSI.
L ADIES Gold Pens and Pencils at the Chap
Comer Jewelry Store.
ORPHAN'S COURT SALE.
virtue of an order of the Orphan's Court o
Huntingdon county, a certaiu LOT of GROUND,
situate in the town of Petersburg, in said county,
will be exposed to public sale on the premises, o
Saturday, the 3d day of January, 1852, at one
o'clock in the afternoon, es the proper,ty of.litines
Davis, late of the borough of Petersburg, dee'4.
Said lot of ground lies between Washington and
King streets, fronting sixty feet on each, and ex
' tending in length between said streets one hun
dred and fifty feet, designated in the reconied
plan of said town by Nu. 64, and having thereon
erected a two story
DWELLIN G ROLFE.
TERMS OF SALE—One half of the pur
chase money to he paid on the confirmation of
said sale. and the residue, within one year there
after, with interest, to be secured by the bonds.
and mortgage of the purchaser.
JOHN C. WILSON, Admit'.
By order of Court,
M. F. CAMPBELL, Clerk.
Dee. 11, 1851.—ts.
ORPHAN'S COURT SALE
OF
VALUABLE PROPERTY.
By virtue of nn order of the Orphan's Court of
Huntingdon count•, there will be exposed to pub
lic sale on the premises, on
Thursday, 25th December, 1851,
at 12 o'clock. noun, the following described prop
erty, late of Joseph Parsons, dec'd., to wit: A
certain mcssnage or tract oeland. situate in thcr
township of Tell and county of Huntingdon, ad.
joining lands of avid Parsons, Alex. doom
Alex. Magee, John Walters and others, contain
ing
acr) ,Az.aszlaUl3M 9
more or less, about 16 or 18 acres of which are
well covered with timber, and the remainder ls
cleared and cultivated, of which about tire acres
are meadow; there is a double Log Dwelling
House and a small Bank Barn thereon erected.
This property lies within three miles of the
Shade Gap, is in a good state of cultivation, and
is altogether a very desirable farm, in a healthy
and improving neighborhood.
TERMS OF SALE.--Guo third of the pur
chase money to be paid on confirmation of sale,
and the residue in two equal annual payments,
with interest fromconfirmation, to In secured by
she bonds and mortgage of the purchaser.
LLI2ALLIII Adm's.
of Joseph Parsons, dee'd.
M. F. CAMPBELL, Clerk.
Dec. 4, 1851.
VALUABLE REAL ESTATE
At Public Sale.
THE subscriber will positively sell at NAM,
1 Sale, on the premises, on FRIDAY tho 19th
day of DECEMBER next, at 12 o'clock M., the
following valuable Real Estate, to wit•.
Two Tracts of Land
situate on the banks of the little Juniata ricer, one
mile below Birroinghrm, and within four miles of
the Pennsylvania Canal at Waterstrect, end the
great ',Central Rail Road pastes through it. Ono
tract situate in Warriorsmark township, Hunting
don counts, the other tract situate in Tyrone
township Blair county, the river• being the line
between Huntingdon and Blair counties, well
known as tho property of Andrew Robeson. of
Warriorsmnrk township. now
THE .VA✓YSION TRACT,
in War! iursmark township. contains 200 acres of
excellent limestone land, about 160 acres cleared,
and iu a good state of cultivation, with
TWO DWELLINCI HOUSES,
a Stone Barn and a good Applo. Orchard
• thereon.
THE OTHER TRACT,
in Blair county cantahis 400 acres of excellent
timber land, with a small house and stable there
ou erected; there is an Ore Bank on this tract,
from which a quantity of Iron Ore elan excellent
quality has been raised. A largo port of this
tract is goal limestone land fur farming. On
then two tracts aro
Four .Situations for Furnaces or For•
ges,
perhaps the best sites in the State. There is a
number of springs on the two tracts of never
failing water that keep the river free from ice for
Isere then a mile.
The last tracts is all woodland. and well covered
with timber.
TERMS—Ono-third of the purchase money to
be paid in hand, and the balance in three equal
autnual payments, with interest, to be secured by
the howls and mortgages of the purchaser.
Persons wishing to purchase are inviied to earl
and examine the premises. Attendance will be
given by
DAVID ROBESON,
Surviving Executor of
Andrew Robeson, deceased
Dec. 4, 1851.—t0.
Auditor's Notice.
The undersigned appointed by the Orphan's
Court of Huntingdon County to distribute the
funds in the hands of John Porter, Executor of
Jonathan.lohnston, late of Porter township, dec'd.
among theereditors of said deed., hereby gives
notice that he will attend at his residence in the
Borough of Alex.oulria on Saturday 27th Deccm
' her, for the purpose of discharging the duties of his
appointment, when end where all persons interest
ed e,m attend with their claims if they cue
proper.
NICHOLAS CRESWELL, Auditor.
Dec. 4, 185L-4t
MONEY SAVED
IS MONEY GAINED.
BRICKER & LENNEY
Take this method of informing the peopled Inn,
ting.hio ;u.l the surrounding neighborhood, that
thry have opened it large and well selected stock.
or GROCERIES, BOOTS A SHOES, HARD
WARD, DRUGS, NoTioNs, CGNFECTION-
Mil Es. MoltoCCO, KID, LINING AND'
BINDING SKINS, with a groat many other ar
ticles too numerous to mention,. in the old stand
ofP. Swoope on Main street. They will dispose
of their stock very low ibr cash or country pro
duce. Ail are respectfully invited to call and ex•
amine tic *welt.
BRICKER & LENNEY•
Huntingdon 'Nov. 27, 1851.
Auditor's Notice.
The undersigned appointed Auditor by the
Court to distribute the assets in the hands of Tho.
E. Orbison, Thu. W. Holy and 'Wien Madden,
Assignees of Blair & Moisten on settlement of
their final trust Account, to and among those en
titled to the same, will attend for that purpose
at his Office in the Borough of Huntingdon on
&nullity the 20th day of Deceinher next, whets
and where all persons interested can attend if
they think proper.
Huntingdon
Nov J . A 2 C 7, o l ß Bs ll i t . tuzn, Auditor.
For sale, or Beat.
The Farm, on which I at prevent reside UNlT
opposite the Borough of Huntingdon.
JOHN MoCARAN.
Oct 9, 1551.-4