Huntingdon journal. (Huntingdon, Pa.) 1843-1859, March 04, 1852, Image 3
NEWS In TELEGRAPH. Kentucky Whig State Convention—the Presidency. LOUISVILLE, Feb. 25.—The Kentucky Whig State Convention, met at Frankfort yesterday, but the attendance was not large. The Convention passed a series of resolutions endorsing the compromise mea sures of the last Cougrese, and recommend ing to the Whig National Convention, the nomination of Millard Fillmore for the Presidency. The Convention selected elec tors, and also appointed delegates to the Whig National Convention, at the same time recommending that it should be hold in Louisville. The Louisville Courier of this morning, comes out strongly for Gen. Scott for the Presidency, and James C. Jones, of Tenn., for Vice President, contending that tioket will win, while Mr. Fillmore will be de feated, and is not certain even of carrying Kentucky. [ SECOND DESPATCH.] LOUISVILLE, Fob. 25.—The delegates to the Whig State Convention contend that it was not intended that Mr. Fillmore should be recommended to the Whig Na tional Convention for the Presidency by that body. The matter was fully discuss ed in the Convention, and a compromise was finally effected, by agreeing to a re solution simply endorsing Mr. Fillmore's course as President. The resolution as adopted is as follows : Resolved, That Millard Fillmore, treading as ho has done in the foot-steps of Washington, both in his strict observance of good faith towards foreign nations, at the same time that he has promptly assert ed and maintained our own rights, and ta king oare that the laws should be all faith fully executed at home, has entitled him self to the gratitude and confidence of the people of the United States, as a wise Statesman of such approved prudence, ex perience, firmness and wisdom as would unite the entire Whig vote of Kentucky." Opening of the Pennsylvania Canal. HARRISBURG, Fob. 24.—The Canal Board at their meeting this morning, pass ed a resolution for opening the Canals on the 12th of March. The following is an extract from the journal : Resolved, That the Supervisors on the Main Line of Canal be directed to open their respective divisions for navigation on the 12th of March. Destructive Fire in Vermont—Seven Lo- comotives Destroyed, Nottntrismn, Vt., Feb. 26.—A de structive fire occurred here last evening, destroying the machine shop, engine house and seven locomotives, belonging to the Vermont Central Itailroad Company. The engine house, recently etected, was saved. The building was insured at Montpelier.— 'lie locomotives destroyed have been in use from one to four years. The business of the road will not be interrupted by the calamity. The loss to the company Is es timated at $50,000. PRICES CURRENT. PUILADELPUIA, JAIL 21, 1852. Floor per bbl. $4 50 White Wheat per bushel 1 02 fled do 92 IV* 71 Cora 55 Oats 40 Cloverseed 4 94 MARRIED, On Tuesday tho 24th ult., by Rev. W. R. Mills, Mr, SAMUEL SILKNITTEIt to Miss ANN, daughter of Thomas Miller, Esq., all of Barree township, Huntingdon county, Pa. On the 26th tilt., by Rev. L. P. Hawes, MT. CALM) ARMITAGE to Min MARY MooRE, all of this county. DIED. In this vicinity on the 10th ult. i Mrs ELIZABETH BEST, aged 82 years. KING k MOORHEAD, WHOLESALE GROCERS AND COMMISSION MERCH.d.nas, AND DEALERS IN BACON, PRODUCE, AND PITTSBURGH MANUFACTURES; No. 23 WOOD ST. PITTSBURGH. Particular attention paid to the sale of Blooms and l'ig Metal, and Caau advances made. March 4,'52.-6m. MILNWOOD ACADEMY. The summer session of this Institution will commence on the last Wednesday of April, and will continue five months. There will be no in termission in July as heretofore. It is important that students come before Wednesday, as it is our rule to begin the exercises of the school punctually on that day. The terms are very low; the whole ;expense, Including board, washing, tuition, Ste., not ex ceeding $45 per session. Catalogues containing particulars can be had by addressing. J. 11. W. McGINNES, Principal. Shade Gap, March 4, 1852.-Bw. EXHIBITION. The semiannual exhibition of the students of Milnwood Academy will take place on Tuesday the 30th of March. Tho exercises will commence at 1 o'clock P. M. The anniversary address to the Literary Soci eties will be delivered on the same day at 10 o'clock A. M. The parents and friends of the students parti q Wady, and all interested in the Institution, or 'in the cause of education generally, are respectfully invited to attend. J. H. W. MeGINNES. PETITION. To the Honorable the Judges of the court of Quarter' Sessions of Huntingdon county at April Session 1852: The petition of Joseph Forrest of the borough of Petersburg in the snid county, respectfully showed' that ho continues to occupy in the said borough, that large and commodious house, now and heretofbre occupied by hint as a house of public entertainment, and is desirous of continu ing to keep a public house there. He therefore prays the court to grant him a license to keep a public house at the place aforesaid for the ensuing year. JOSEPH FOHHEST. March 4, 1852. The subscribers citizens of the borough of Po , tersburg in the county of Huntingdon certify, that the Inn or tavern, proposed to be kept by the said Joseph Forrest at the place aforesaid is necessary to accommodate the public and entertain Stran gers and travellers, and that the said Joseph For rest is of good repute for honesty and temperance,l and is well provided with house room and conve niences for the accommodation of strangers and travellers. Jno. R. Hewer, H. Orlady, Geo. W. Car swell, Joseph Johnston, Jno. P. Murphy, Hen ry Neville, H. A. Wakefield, Jonathan Isen burg, William Temple, Wm. B. Megahan, Bar nabas Zigler Sen., Thomas Kyler, John 11. Rit ter, Geo. W. Whitaker. PETITION. To the Honorable the Judges of the court of quarter Session of Huntingdon county, ut April Term 1852: 'rlie Petition of Robert Kyle of the township of Brady (at Mill Creek) in said county, respect fully sheweth; that he has rented the well known Brick House lately occupied by James Hampson, as a public house of entertainment; and the said Robert Kyle wishes and intends to continue said public house. Ho therefore prays your honors to grant him a license to keep a public house at the place aforesaid for the ensuing year. And ho will pray. ROBERT KYLE. March 4 , 1852. The subscribers citizens of the township of Bra dy, in the county of Huntingdon recommend the above petitioner, and certify that the Inn or tavern above mentioned, is necessary to accommo date the public and entertain strangers or travel lers; and that the petitioner above mentioned is of good repute for honesty and temperance, and is well provided with house room and conveni ences for the lodging and accommodations of strangers and travellers. Siam' G. Simpson, J. R. Hampson, Isaac Witman, E. L. Plowman, Benjamin Platt, Sam uel Shaver, Samuel I'. Foster, Robert Manson, Frances Holler, Thomas B. Miller, Christain Miller, Benjamin Yoder, Jesse Yocum, Dickson Hull. James McDonald, Thus. H. Morrison, Mar tin Getz, Adam Hower, John W. Watson. Shirleysburg Female Seminary. The Summer Term of this institution will com mence on the first Tuesday of May. The Seminary buildings arc good, and delight fully situated in the peaceful and pleasant village of Shirleysburg; and possess ample grounds tor pleasure and exercise. _ . - This Institution has been in successful opera tion since last fall, and is designed to be perma nent, The Principal and Trustees are determin ed that every thing shall be done, which is required to make it compare favorably with similar insti tutions of a high order. The year is divided into two sessions of 22 weeks each, eleven weeks constituting a quarter. TERMS.—Boarding and Lodging $1,50 per week. Tuition $4,00 and $5,00 per quarter. In strumental Music, Fancy Work, Painting and Drawing; together with Latin and French, a sop• artlte charge. No deduction in charge except in case of sick. nom It is very important that those who intend en tering the Seminary the coming term, should be present the first day of the session. J. CAMPBELL, Principal. Shirleysburg, March 4, 1812.—Ist may. NOTICE To the creditors of the Huntingdon, Cambria and Indiana Turnpike Road Company. That the Court of Huntingdon county on the 13th.Fehruary, 1852, directed to he paid to cred itors, three and one half per cent. on the amount of their claims, on which former dividends have been declared, which I will pay on the presenta tion of their certificates of deposit, by themselves or their agents„___ JOHN S. 'SEW, Sequestrator. Spruce Creek, March 4, 1852. "Hollidaysburg .Register" and Whig paper Eb ensburg, will please insert the above three times and charge this office.. Administrator's Notice. Estate of JOHN P. DORSEY, late of the bor• ough of Huntingdon, dec'd. Notice is hereby given that letters of adminis tration have been granted to the subscriber on the estate of John P. Dorsey, deceased, therefore all persons knowing themselves indebted to said es tate will snake immediate payment, and those having claims against said estate will present them properly authenticated for settlenient. JAMES OWES, Attar. Mardi 4,1852.-6 t . iIOGANY and Walnut Veneers, for sale A.'. et the new store of & LENNEY. CIGARS, wholesale and farad; at the now store of BRICKER & LENNEY.. Administrator's Notice. &date of L CA" KELS7'Elt,krte of Spring field :Winship, Ihinlinyeion to., dec'd. Notice is hereby given that letters of adminis tration have been granted to the subscriber on the above estate; thereibre all persons knowing them selves indebted to said estate will make immedi ate payment, and those having claims will present them for settlemeht. BENEDICT STEVENS, Admr. Feb. 26, 1852.-6. • NOTICE. Having concluded to leave Huntingdon, I have placed in the hands of Col. S. S. Wharton all my professional papers, in whose übitity 0120 integrity I have full confidence, and have also franofered and assigned to him all my notes, and accounts, for his own use. A. K. CORN YN, Huntingdon, Feb. 26, 1852. NOTICE. All persons knowing themselves indebted to David Friedley, either by note or book account, aro hereby notified that they must call and nettle their respective nebulas on or before the lot day of April, otherwise they will be placed in the hands of an officer for collection. DAVID FRIEDLEY. Feb. 26, 1852. LIST NOTICE ! All persons indebted to Nell & Miller by . note or book account, are requested to call on the an• dersigned and make payment before the April Court. By so doing you will save cost. R. A. MILLER. Huntingdon, Feb. 26, 1852. • SIX DOLLARS and Fifty coats for the largest Gold Pencils, at SIIIII.IAN Jewelry Stoic HUNTINGDON COUNTY, SS. . - The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, to the widow and heirs of Simon Smalley late of Shirley township, Huntingdon county, deed—Greeting: On the petition of Peter Etneir, and Elisabeth Etneir, formerly Elisabeth Smalley, a legatee tin der the Will of Lewis Smalley, late of Shirley township, deed, at an Orphan's Court of Hun tingdon at November term 1851, a citation Was granted oft the widow and legal representatives of said deed, to come into•said Court, and show cause why the real estate devised to the said Si mon Smalley, dee'd, by the last will and testa ment of Lewis Smalley, dee'd, should not be sold for the payment of one third of the legacy, be queathed to the Petitioner (Elisabeth Etncir) by the last will and testament of Lewis Smalley, deed, or why the payment of said legacy should not he enforced, and whereas the said citation was returned to the present Tern], by the Sheriff of said county, stating that the parties named in said writ, was not in his bailiwick. Whereupon, on motion of William P. Orbison, Esq., the Court awarded an alias citation, on the said parties, and directed the same to be published iu one paper published in Huntingdon county. All persons interested arc hereby notified to come into said Court on Monday the 12th day of April next, and chew cause If any you have, and abide the order and decree of said -Court. WM. 13. ZEIGLER, Sheriff. Sheriff's Office, Huntingdon, Feb. 26, 1852. 1 To the heirs and legal representatives of PRIMP SHULTZ, lateof the borough of Hun- iingdoli; deceased. In pursuance of a writ of Partition or valuation issued out of the Orphan's Court of Huntingdon county, I will hold an inquest to make partition or valuation of the real estate of which Philip Shultz deed was seized, situate in Henderson township, Huntingdon county, on the premises, on Saturday the 27th day of March 1852, when and where all persons interested may attend. WM. B. ZEIGLER, Sheriff, Sheriff's Office, Huntingdon, Feb. 26, '52.-4t t PETITION. To the Honornble the Judges of the Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace for the county of Huntingdon, the petition of Isaac Aslitou res pectfully showeth Thai'your petitioner occupies a commodious house situated in the village of Cussville iu thel township of Cass and county aforesaid, which is well calculated for a public house of entertainment and from its neighborhood and situation is suitable as well as necessary for the accommodation of the public, and the entertainment of strangers and travellers. That be is well provided with stabling for horses and all conveniences necessary for the entertainment of strangers and travellers. He therefore respectfully prays the Court to grant hint a license to keep an Inn or public house of entertainment there: and your petitioner will pray, d•c, ISAAC ASHTON. Feb. 26, 1852. We the undersigned citizens of the township of Cass, aforesaid, being personally acquainted with Isaac Ashton, the above named petitioner, and also 'raving a knowledge of the house for which the license is prayed, do hereby certify that such house is necessary to accommodate the public and entertain strangers or travellers; that lie is a per son of good repute for honesty and temperance, and that he is well provided with house room and conveniences for the lodging and accommadation of strangers sad travellers. We therefore beg leave to recommend him for a license agreeably ' to his petition Isaac Ilcifuer, A. W. Clarkson, P. D. Stevens, 1 N. Miller, John S. Gehrett, 11. L. Brown, Robert Speer, Andrew Park, Lemuel Green, George Mierley, Isaac Brumbaugh, Lewis Stever, Benj. Fink, Jacob Gehrett. Valuable Real Estate AT PUBLIC SALE. In pursuance of an order of the Orphan's Court of Huntingdon county will be exposed to Public Sale, on the premises, on Saturday the 20th day of ➢larch, 1852, the undivided interest (being the one third) of Arabell Vandevander, a minor child of Abraham Vandevander, late of Brady township, deed. in the following real estate, viz : A certain plantation situate on both sides of the Pennsylvania Canal, and Odle Pennsylvania Rail Road, about seven miles East of the borough of Huntingdon, and two miles East of the Village of Mill Creek, in Brady township, bounded by lands of Gen. James Irvin on the East, the Ju niata river us the south, land of James Entrekin on the west, and land of Andrew Wise, on the north, containing about Two Hundred Acres, more or less, having thereon a two story log house and kitchen, a large trame barn, with stone ate-' bling underneath, a waggon shed and corn cribs, a stone spring house, a smoke and drying house, a cider mill and press, and other improvements. About seventy acres of this land is cleared and in a good state of cultivation, and a considerable portion of the residue is well timbered. TERMS OF SALE.--One third of the pur chase money to be paid ou the confirmation of the sale. One third thereof in one year thereof ter, with interest, and the remaining one third at and immediately after the death of the widow of said dec'd, the interest of which third payment to be paid to the said widow, annually and regular ly during her life, the whole to be secured by the bonds tad mortgage of the purchaser. Sale to commence at 10 o'clock A. M. of said day, at tendance will be given by JACOB MILLER, Guardian &c. N. B. At the same time and place, the inter est of the undersigned, the widow and other heirs of said dee'd. will be exposed to sale, upon the terms above stated, end upon confirmation of the said minors interest we will join with the said Guardian in a Deed, conveying the whole of said land. REBECCA VANDEVANDER, MARGARET ANN KESSLER, I' F. KESSLER, PETER VANDEVANDER, Feb'. 26, 1852—ts. Administrator's Notice. Estate of DAVID . I:lE..4KE,,l2 t leyf of borough of Shirlessburg, dec'd. Letters of administration have been grunted to the undersigned, upon the estate of said doted; all persons knowing themselves indebted are re quested to make immediate payment, and those having claims will present than properly authen ticated for settlement. CATIIARINE FREAKEIk, Adm'x. GEORGE EI3EY, Adm'r. Feb. 26, 1858,—fit.• Abditor's Notice. The undersigned Auditor appointed by the Or phan's Court of Huntingdon county, to ascertain and repute: Me flihttl akainiti the rear estate of Jos. Parsons, late of Toll township, Huntingdon county, dee'd, and to distribute the proceeds df sale of the said real estate to and among the lien creditors of said deed, will attend for that pur pose at his office in the borough of Huntingdon, on Saturday the 27th day of Miksch next, when and where all persons interested can attend. JAMES STEEL, Auditor. Huntingdon, Feb, 2t, 1852. 7 - - For sale, or Rent. The Farm, on which I at present reside nearly opposite the Borough of I!un.timirni. JOHNIIcCALkeN. Oct.% 1451.-e. PETITION. To the Ilonorables, the Judges of the Court of Quarter Sessions of the peace for the county of. Huntingdon. The petition of John 0: Stewart respectfully showeth: that your petitioner has rented the house heretoftne kept as a pUblic house of enter tainment, chanted in the tillage of Saulshurg, in the tOwnship of Barree; that he is well pit:tided with stabling for horses and all conveniences ne cessary Ibr the entertainment of strangers and travellers, ho therefore respectfully prays the Court to grant him a license to keep an Inn or public house of entertainment there, and your petitioner will pray, &d. Feb. 19, '59. JOHN 0 STEWART. We the undersigned citizens of• Barred town ship. aforesaid, being personally acquainted with John G. Stewart, the above named petitioner, end also having a knowledge of the house for which the license is prayed, do hereby certify that such house is.necessary to accommodate the public and entertain strangers and travellers, and that he is a person of good repute for honesty and temper ance; that he is well provided with house room for the lodging and accommodation of strangers and travellers. We therefore beg leave to re commend him for a license agreeable to his peti tion. Samuel Coen, Thomas Bell, Silas A. Cress well, Job Slack, James Forrest, Jas McGregor, John Harper, Gilbert Cheney, Christian Nigh tal, John Hirst, Peter Livingston, George Bell. Auditor's Notice. The undersigned, appointed Auditor by the Or phans' Court, to distribute the fund in the hands of James l'erry, Administrator of William Baum, Into of Tyrone township, Huntingdon (now Blair) county, deed., to and among those entitled to the Rune, will attend for that purpose at his office in the borough of Huntingdon, on Thursday the 11th day of March next, when and where all per sons interested can attend. JACOB MILLER, Auditor. Huntingdon, Feb. 19, 1852. Auditor's Notice. Tho undersigned, appointed Auditor by tho Court, to distribute the fund in the hands of Wm. B. Ziegler, Sheriff; arising from the sale of the personal property of Lindley Iloopes, to and among those entitled to the some, will attend for that purpose at his office, in the borough of Hun tingdon, on Monday the 15th day of March next, when and where all persons interested can at tend. JACOB MILLER, Auditor. Huntingdon, Feb. 19, 1852. LAST NOTICE. ALL ttePlet:tleol s firm knowing themselvest y lir to please Maguire will call and have their several accounts satisfactorily adjusted, without regard to persons. By attend ing to this notice will save further trouble and expense. JAMES MAGUIRE. Huntingdon, Feb. 12, 1852. Notice to Tavern Keepers. NOTICE is hereby given to the keepers of Inns and Taverns within the county of Hunting don, that the Judges of the Court of Quarter Ses sions of said county, enjoin upon the keepers of such Inns and Taverns that they close their res pective bars on the Sabbath, and refrain from selling or dealing out liquors on that day ; nd the licenses of such persons as shall disregard this injunction will be revoked forthwith agreeably to the Act of Assembly in such case made and pro vided upon the fact of such violation coming to the knowledge of the Court. By the Court, 24th Jun. 1852. THEO. 11. CREMER, Clerk. - - Feb. 12, 1852. Orphans' Court Sale. In pursuance of an order of the Orphans' Court of Huntingdon county, the undersigned Execu tors of Peter Swoope, dec'd., will expose to pub lic sale, on the premises, on Saturday the 13th day of !Verdi next, at 10 o'clock, A. M., the fol lowing described real estate, of which (cuter olio) the said Peter Swoop° died seized, to wit: A. House and Lot of ground in the borough of Hun tingdon, being the whole of Lot No. 22 in the re corded plan of said borough, and part of Lot No. 21, in said plan, adjoining a lot of Wm. I'. Orbi son on the east, and that part of lot No. 21 owned by David Blair, Esq., ou the west, fronting on Bill street, and extending back to Washington street, having thereon a large two story house, a log stable, carriage home and other buildings. TERMS.—One third of the purchase money to be paid on the confirmation of the sale, and the residue in two equal annual payments thereafter with interest from the confirtnation, to be secured by the bonds and mortgage of the purchaser. PETER SWOOPE, WM. SWOOPS, 5 Executors. Feb. 12, 1852.-4 t. Administrator's Notice. Estate of GIME:MURRY Dominic, late of the borough of Huntingdon, doted. Letters of administration having been granted on the said estate by the Register of Huntingdon county to tho undersigned, all persons indebted are hereby notified to make immediate payment, and those having claims will present them proper ly authenticated fur settletnont. ELIZA 1). DORSEY, JOHN F. McCAIIAN,S .Adnfro. Huntingdon, Fob. 12, 1852.-14. Auditor's Notice. The undersigned Auditor appointed by the Or phans' Court of Huntingdon county, to distribute the balance remaining iu the hands of Jacob Mil ler, Trustee appointed by said Court, to make sale, &c., of the real estate of John Miller, Esq., late of the borough of Huntingdon, dec'd, amongst. those entitled to receive the same, hereby gives notice that ho will attend for the purpose afore said on Friday the sth day of March next at 2 St., o'clock, P. at his oflicu in said borough, when and when all persons interested can attend if they think proper. JOHN REED, Auditor, Feb. 12, I852:-4t. TO Owners of Unpatented Lands. Take notice that the act of Assembly pussdd the 10th day of April 1835 entitled an act to gra duate lands on which money is due and unpaid to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and said act having expired on the 15th day of December last by limitation, has now been extended to the lot day of February t 853, of which all interested witilake notice. ISAAC YEIGHTAL, ROBERT smr, • Com're ELIE], SMITH, Hunt. Fob. 5, 1852.—Zim. O ----++- ILS,GLUE, TURPENTINE, Sited, Paints, Paint Brushes, Sand' paper &c. & &c., at the cheap stote a BRICKER & LENNEY. TIP UTTER, Eggs,. Rugs, Lard, Clover Seed, ..c./ Grain, Potatoes, fie., &c., taken ie exchange for goods ut market prices at the new store of BDItiCRER & LENNEY. SCOTT TRIUMPHANT ! QPLENDID stock of WAT CHES, CLOCKS, L) and JEWELRY, at Philadelphia prices. Just received at ,Scott's Cheap Jewelry Sore, throe doors west of T. Road & Son s Store. The public are respectfully solicited to call uud see. CUFF PINS.—The 'Wiles can- see a splendid variety at Ed. finara's. deelB-811 AD, A , Would respectftilly inform his friends and the public, that ho has ou hand and is receiving for the coming season, a tine assortment of fittata•csurcei)alac. 9 Consiatitig of Watches, Chains, Breast Pins, Fin ger Rings, Ear Rings, Pencils, keys, Thimbles, Studs, Medallions, &c. Together with his celebra ted and enlivened ( *COMM Intrt4 Which is equal ifnot superior, to any now iP Use, Each Pen is Engraved with lirs own and every Pen Warranted. Oh did you ever, no I newer Mercy on Hs What a treat; Get Read's Gold Pen, they're Odra fine, And only found in North Third Street. A splendid Pen !!' Where did you get it I Pure Diamond Pointed, can't lie heat; Yes, my friends, there's no humhuging In Bead's Gold Pens of North Third Street! ifirllead'. Gold Pon is found only at 55 North Third Street, below Arch East Side. THOS. READ, Piladelphia. Jan. 8, 1852.—tf. TIN! TIN!! TIN!!! WHERE In Alexandria. The undersigned, having bought out the Ttn nery Establishment of Robert Graffuis of Alexan dria, continues to carry on The Tin, Copper & Sheet Iron Business, in all its various branches at the old stand in Main taitreet, where he keeps constantly on hand a full and splendid assortment of tin-ware and every thing else in his line of business, all warranted to be as good, if nut better manufactured. than any in this or the adjoining counties—spouting put up at 12k cents per foot any place within thirty miles. Ile particularly calls the attention of merchants, who purchase by whole-sale, to examine his splen did assortment of ware before purchasing else where, as he is determined to sell low fur cash.— All kinds of country produce taken in exchange for work—all orders will be promptly attended to, and he hopes by a close attention to business to receive u liberal share of public patronage. .JACOB BELLMAN, Alexandria, Jan. 8, 1852,-2m. FARM & SAW-MILL • AT PRIVATE SALE. Tho undersigned will sell that tract of land sit unto in Jackson township, Huntingdon county, adjoining landsa Martin Orlady, James Duft; A. G. Curtin, John M'Cahati, and laud lately owned by William Magill, containing TWO HUNDRED ./IND TWENTY ACRES and allowance, now occupied by John L. Walker with ono good frame house, plastered in the in side, with a fountain of pure, soft and very cold water running at the door, one log house suitable for a tenant house, a squared log burn with a shingleroof, a good: saw-mill and other buildings thereon erected. Fifty or sixty acres of said land are cleared and tinder fence and in a good state of cultivation and nearly all the balance can be cleared and cultivated. A considerable portion of the uncleared part is botom land of as good qual ity as can be found in the county. The tract also contains a good limestone quarry. The saw-mill is turned by the east branch of Stone Creek, a never failing stream which is used seven miles above to drive Greenwood Furnace, and is about one and three fourth miles frotn the main branch of Stone Creek, which is a navigable stream emp tying into the Juniata at Huntingdon. The prop erty is situated near the base of Stone Mountain, which affords an unequalled range for cattle. There is timber enough on the property to pay for it two or three times over. An undoubted ti tle will ho given. Terms to suit the purchaser. J. SEWELL STEWART. Huntingdon, Dec. 4,1851. MACKEREL, CODFISH, SHAD, SALMON, HERRINGS, PORK, HAMS AND SIDES, SHOULDERS, LARD & CHEESE, Oct. 9, 1851. Constantly ou tor - sale 1 , 1 •J. PALMER CO, Market street Wharf PLILLADELVI Watches, Clocks, Jewelry, dm The undersigned is just opening another large assortment of the above articles, at various prices, and earnestly invites every body to call and ex amine for themselves. Watches, Clocks, and Jewelry, carefully and promptly repaired, and warranted for one year. J. T. SCOTT. Nov. 6, 1851.—tf. NEW GOODS. The great Atlantic, the blue Pacific, and the Niagara Falls all combined together, cannot be compared with Heaton (5• Willet's splendid assort meet Of FALL AND WINTER GooDe opened out at Bridgeport, which they intend to sell cheap for cash or produce. BEATON er WILLBT. Bridgeport. Jan. 15, 1852. Watch Repairing. Persons desirous to have their watches repaired in a neat and substantial manner, will do well by leaving them at Ed. Snare's Watch Steil, as he has secured the services of a workmen; who, hav ing worked in all the principal cities of Europe and America, is perfectly acquainted with every branch of the business, and lie challenges this sec tion of country to produce a Superior. All work warranted. Jan. 29, '52. NO`I7CE. Have you unsettled accounts 'with the Lite Janice Clark's ostate fur advertising and work? All such accounts as remain unsettled, on the lot day of March next, will then be placed in the hands of a Justice for collection. After that time the undersigned will have no control over thew. Hunt. Feb. 5, 1852.--Std P. ORBISON. Gold Pens. A very superior lot of Bagley's celebrated Gold Pens (silver cases) at Ed. Scare's Jewelry Store. Jan. 29, 1852. 50 bls. Flour just received and fur sale by JAS. MA G UIRE, J.. 29, '52. ALLENS REVOLVERS; and various othor kinds ofristols, nt the lowei4 prices, at '• Scott's Choap Jewelry Storo. FLOUR. vo lt 10 arrels ground out of White Wheat, (IX ressly for family use for salt, of the S - 80. GWitt ' VIM. 14 102. ..,—. . _ et).cpcpz) REWARD For the Mau what struck 13tH' Pat- terson. FALL AND WINTER GOOD'S. The attention of the public generally• is invited to the fact that. J. & • W. SAXTON , hasejutd received Inc of the isigese . assortments of Fall and Winter Goods cidr brought to this place; all of which they oiler at prices so greatly reduced as to make their store HEAD QUARTERS rOlt BARGAINS ! Their supply embraces all the usual varietty of Cloths, Cansimeres, Sattinets and Vesting; Muslim+, Prints, Flannels, &v. Sce., to gether with the latest styles of LADIES' DRESS GOODS, Consisting of Silks, Merinos, Per inea° Cloths, de Lanes, Gingliarns, Ho siery, &c.; and a very large assortment of Ladies, Misses and Children's Shoes; and also of MEN'S AND BOYS' BOOTS AND SHOES of every description. They also invite particular attention to their stock of QUEENSWARE AND GLASSWARE, And the best stock of HARDWARE in' town. They have also FRESH! GROCERIES, of the very best quality, which they will sell at a very small advance on cost. Call and exam ine for yourselves. They have also a beautiful article of .It!Lka.So CC:ICAIREMI io Carpeting, and every other article usually kept iu country stores. O'We will receive and store grain, and also pay the highest market prices for it and it is admitted by all that we have the most convenient place to unload grain in or about town. Oct. 6, '5l, IMPROVED STOCK. Constantly on hand, and for sale the mon highly improved Durham Short Horn cattle, Chester Hogs, South Down, Colswald oust Leicester Sheep. _ _ I The subscriber now offers for sale several very fine Durham Short Horn Bull and heifer calves ; two Chester Boars; about five months old, which took the first pretniittn for pigs of that age cc the late State Agricultural Fair: also, sixteen young thorough bred Pigs of the same breed, about three weeks old; also, eight thorough Buck and Ewe Latnbs or liikSouth Down flea. • The undersigned takes Pleindie lu statin . kthat" for all the stock which he exhibited, at. the' State Agricultural Fair, lie received the highest pre miums for South Down and Leicester sheep and Chester Hogs. Any letters directed to Eagle Foundry P. 0., Huntingdon Co., Penna., will be attended to. ROBERT HARE POWEL. Nov. 20, 1851 J. D. WILLIAMS. JOHN HAFT, JR: Z. D. WILLIAMS sic Co., Wiolesale Grocers and Commission. Merchants am Dealers in Produce and Pittsburg Manufactures, No. 116, Wood Street, Pittsburg. HAVE NOW IN STORE, and to arrivo this week, the following goods, of the most re cent importations, which are offered on the most reasonable terms: 115 catty boxes prime Green • Tea. 45 half chests do de 46 " Oolong and Chelan.' 100 bags Rio Coffee. 15 Laguyra and Jaya.' 60 boxes B's, s's, and Ilb lump tobiteeo: 35 bbls. Nos. 1 and 3 Mackerel. 20 and do No. 1 do 2 . and Ido Salmon. 50 oxen scaled Herring. • 1300 lbe extra Madder. 3 bales Cassia, 1 bale ClaYee, 6 bags Popper & Alapice, 1 bbl Nutmegs, 2 bbls Ground Ginger, I bbl ground pepper, 1 bbl Ground Pimento, 10 kegs ground Mustard 10 kegs ground Cassia, 10 do do' CloveS, 2 bbls Garret's Snuff, 45 has Stearin Candles, 20 bxs Star Candles, 10 do Sperm do 100 doe Masons I3lack'g 100 lbs sup. Rice Flour, 100 lbs S. F. Indigo, 20 doe Ink, 150 doe Coru Brooms, 125 doe Patent Ziuc 50 bxs extra pure Starch, Wash Boards, 25 do Saleratus, 75 bbls N. 0. Moladseis, 15 bbls S. 11. Molasses, 10 do Golden Syrup, 25 do Loaf, Crushed, 5501bs seedless Raisins, & Powdered Sugar, 50 drums Smyrna Figs, 20jare Bordeaux Prunes, 50 lbs Sicily Prunes, 5 boxes Rock Candy, 2 boxes Genoa Citrons, 10 do Cocos & Chocolate, 5 do Castilo & Almond 12 doz Military Soap, Soap, 1 bbl sup. Carb, Soda, 1 bbl Cream Tartar, 1 case Pearl Sago,2 cases Isinglass, 2 cases Sicily & Refined 1 case Arrow Root,. Liquorice,lso Bath Brick, bbl Flour Suphur, 100 gross Matches, 100 deft Extract of Lent- 5 doe Lemon Sugar, on, Rose & \rennin 1 cask Sal Soda, Glass, Nails, White L ' ead, Lard oil, &c, Refer to Merchants Thomas Rend & Son, " Fisher' & •, Charles Miller, Honorable. J ohp Ref, Huntingdon' May 15, 1851.-1 y • Birmingham Female' Semi nary. The liberal patronage which this School has' received in the past, encourages the proprietor and friends of female education, to expect by proper exertion to make it both a prettianent and important Institution; and no pains will by spar• ed to sustain its growing reputation. Among other considerations which inspire *We as to its future sums, the' location is uot unim portant. Three years daml experiment has de veloped a more phildiriphical, if not a truer reas on for the tmistanee of Birmingham than many, which lolve been assigned—that it is the situation fur . 1 , Female Seminary, surrounded as it is by PAst romantic scenery—retired—healthful—eaiy of access and in itself a place whore one might al most groW wise in the sway 6f Velure alone an mocked by the works of Art. The school year is divided into two Sill.ioTls of twenty-two weeks each; the summer term com mencing the last Tuesday in April, the winker. term the last Tuesday in October. Charges to date from time of entering, end no' deductions made for absence e:xcept in iliac of sickness. Tuition *4,00 and $5,00 per ,juitrtor— . rding E 1,50 per week. Music, Latin, French, DraW ing, &c, extra. , _ , finv. W. WARD, A, M., Principal. Rev. THOMAS WARD, A . 1181.,Asiniciate. Jau. t 5, 11i54 POFFEE, Strgar, Rko, Chocolate, Tea, Ginger, Popper, Cloves, Cinnamon, Allspice, Tobac co, Cigars, Snort; &c. &e., for sale at the new store of ~‘ BRICKat ttIENNEY. SLVEIt SPOONS of the latest patterns atilso had P« Snore's Jeweby Stinv, Gahl Pens and Pencil. it the Cite.? -1-4 Curlier Jewelry Store.