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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Grand River times. — 23 July 1856

r V - VOLUME V. GRAND HAVEN; MICHIGAN, WEDNESDAY, JULY 23 185G. WHOLE NUMBER 251. . . i . . . - ( TUB GRAND IllVKll TIMES ( PUBLISHED EVERY WEDNESDAY EVEKING, BY V JOHN W. BAENS. , Office on ivrtsiinroTi rc, ad door below the Washington House, second story. TKHMS. Puyincnt la Advance. Taken at the office, or forwarded by mail, $1,00 'Delivered by the carrier in the village, 1,50 r One shilling In addition to the above will be charged for every three months that payment is r delayed. No paper discontinued until nil arrearages are t paid, except at the discretion of the publisher. ' Terim of Advertising : Due square (12 lines or less), first insertion fifty 'cents, twenty-five cents for each subsequent inser tion! Legal advertisements at the rates prescrib ed bylaw. Yearly or monthly advertisements as follows;, '. 1 square 1 month, $1,00 1 square 1 year, $5.00 1 44 3 44 2,00 1 column 1 44 30.00 1 -0 " 3,00 1-2 44 - 1 44 20,00 ! ttp- Business Cards, $3,00 per annum. - Advertisements un...

Publication Title: Grand River Times
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Michigan, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Grand River times. — 23 July 1856

WANTED MORE KANSAS OUT- IiAQES. i , , The Fremont papers and politicians, aware that tho entire capital of the party consists in the excitement of the popular mind on "out rages" of the Kansas and Sumier order, are fearful tliat peace and order may ba restored, and then their "occupation's gone." Hence tho Tnta,and other papers of its class, call on the House to reject all practicable plans : for the settlement of the Kansas question, and to insist upon the impracticable. Hence nTTtraoro of tho border ruffians" is hailed with ill-concealed 'delight. The "friends of . i i l. i.:v. Kansas are counseieu 10 measures v men ran 'have, and are designed to have no other effect ' than to exasperato mo puunc mina 10 a civil war and bloodshed, that votes may be Becured to the republican party. It is worthy of remark that tho leaders who talk and write so valiantlv are careful never to place their Drecious bodies inieonardv. The Rced- ers, tho Laws, tho GreelyB and tho Bccehers are missing when...

Publication Title: Grand River Times
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Michigan, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Grand River times. — 23 July 1856

I Pitt's Threshing, Machine. 1)ITT'S .Machine for Threshing and Cleaning Grain stands without a rival in the world. It is tho first successful portable machine of its kind ever put in operation iu this or any other country. It was offered: for tho public use before the, har vest Ot 1837, and from that time down to tho pres ent moment there has been no improvement made iu the,priucip!eof the machine by any . inventor in the same line. ,At the great trial of Threshing Machines In the Kingdom of Trance, in competition with the best Machines of all foreign countries, the Pitt Inven tion won the highest prize given to any exhibitors for competition. . - At the great trial in France, in 185o, the net re sults of a half hour s earnest work by the rival -threshers and six men with flails (a force estimat ed about equal to one of the machines), is as follows:.- Six men with flails, , ritt's American Thresher, Chiton's English Thresher,' Duncir's French Thresher, . Pinet's Belgian Thresher, ....

Publication Title: Grand River Times
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Michigan, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Grand River times. — 23 July 1856

C. H. PECK'S : Hill Point Drug Store. A GENERAL Bsiortmcnt of fresh Drugs and J. Medicines, Patent Medicjnes generally used and sold by druggists, jmi uuvncu "u uisals. Also, the best quality of Cognac Rrandy, and either Hnnnra fnr medicinal DUrDOPeS. Prescriptions carefully propounded and put up, by Dr. A. VAKDUSE5T, Practicing Fhj-iltlan. CHEAP READY MADE CLOTHING AND FAMILY GROCERIES, no 000 genuine Imported Cigars; also a superior quality! cnewiug mm kuiumuk j.uimtv.v. Driurirists sudd ied with a pure article of Bran dy and other liquors, for medicinal purposes, at the lowest wholesale prices. Mill Point, January 1, 185G. f 123 ly TO HOUSE KEEPERS AND ALL OTHERS INTERESTED!! YOUR attention is invited to the large and splcn did stock now opening at CHlna lEXtll, Consisting of a complete assortment of China, Earthen and Glassware! MniHnir thfi most extensive and richest exhibition ever made in Western Michigan. As we buy our goods at first hands, mostly of manufacturers, wo are en...

Publication Title: Grand River Times
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Michigan, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Grand River times. — 30 July 1856

WHOLE NUMBER 252. VOLUME V. GRAND HAVENy MICIIIGAN, WEDNESDAY, JULY 30. 185G, THE GRAD UIVEU TIMES . r f UBL1SIIEP EVERY WEDNESDAY EVE5ING, BY JOHN W. BARNS. v Office on Washington street, 2d door below the Washington J louse, second story. nwqnwq Q5"TEUMS. Payment In Advance. 'Taken at the office, or forwarded by mail, - $1,00 . Delivered by the carrier in the village, 1,50 One shilling in addition to the above will be Charged for every three months that payment Is Ld a veil No paper discontinued until all arrearages are paid, except at the discretion of the publisher. Term of Advertising. One square (12 lines or less), first insertion fifty cents, twenty-five cents for each subsequent inser tion. Legal advertisements at the rates prescrib ed by law. Yearly or monthly advertisements as follows: 1 square 1 month, $1,00 1 square 1 year, $5,00 " 3 44 2,00 1 column 1 " 30,00 6 " 3,00 1 1-2 " 1 " 20,00 K" Easiness Cards, $3,00 per annum. A ..n.t snm Ayy f a iinnnnnmnoniAll '!th UTI t f ...

Publication Title: Grand River Times
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Grand River times. — 30 July 1856

THE GRAND RIVER TIMES GRAND II A VEX. MICHIGAN! WEDNESDAY EVENING, JULY 30, 1856. FOR PRESIDENT, JAMES BUCHANAN, OF MHNSTIYAHIA. FOR VICE PRESIDENT, JOHN C. BRECKENRIDGE, OF KENTUCKY. Democratic State Convention. a nmnrntf StAtft Convention will be held at Onnrt linns, in the village of Jackson, on Wed U V vw . - . . v . . 1 J npcrtnv thfKlxth davof Aneust. next, at 11 o clock in the forenoon, to make nominations for State Officers, and to transact sucn otner uusiness may properly come before the convention. Ottawa County is entitled to two delegates. I3y order of the State Central Committee. as " From Dublin town, the other night, A courier came with all his might .To tell us of a jovial fight, At the wake of Teddy, the Tyler." The fusion press throughout the country havo Bung so many different changes on tho Kansas troubles that wo supposed the subject nearly exhausted. But in this we were "en gulfed," (Phoenix says this is a better expres sion than that of being " sucked in,") fo...

Publication Title: Grand River Times
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Grand River times. — 30 July 1856

. Pitt's Threshing Machine. PITT'S Machine for Threshing and Cleaning Grain stands without a rival in the world. It U the first successful portable machine of its kind ever put In operation in this or any other country. It was offered for the public use before the har vest of 1837, and from that time down to the pres ent moment there has been no improvement made in the principle of the machine by any inventor in the same line. ,, ; At the great trial of Threshing Machines in the Kingdom of France, In competition with the best Machines of all foreign countries, the Pitt s Inven tion won the highest prize given to any exhibitors for competition. At the great trial in France, In 1835, the net re sults of a half hour's earnest work by the rival threshers and six men with flails (a force estimat ed about equal to one of the machines), is as fol lows: Six men with flails, Pitt's American Thresher, . Claton's English Thresher, Duncir's French Thresher, Pinet's Belgian Thresher, Thus it is ...

Publication Title: Grand River Times
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Michigan, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Grand River times. — 30 July 1856

SALE OF STATE TAX LANDS. AUDITOR GENERAL'S OFFICE Lansing, Mich., J Ay 1, 1856. J NOTICE is hereby given that certain lands situated In the County of Otta wa, bid off to the State for taxes of 1851 and previous years, and described in state ments which will he forwarded to the office of the Treasurer of said Conntv, sometime next month, will be sold at pub lic auction by said Treasurer, at the coun ty scat, on tho first Monday of October next, at tho time and place designated for the ordinary Tax Sales, if not previously disposed of at this office, according to law. Said statements contain a lull descrip tion of each parcel of said lands, and may bo seen on application at the office of the County Treasurer. Lands struck off to the State for Taxes of 1854, or other years, nt the Tax Sales In October last, will be offered subject to the right of redemption prescribed by law, as well ns to the right of purchase of the State Dids at this office prior to the sale. WHITNEY JONES, Auditor ...

Publication Title: Grand River Times
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Michigan, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Grand River times. — 6 August 1856

r AND Ri Mm T VOLUME V. GRAND HAVEN, MICHIGAN, WEDNESDAY, AUGUST G..185G, WHOLE NUMBER 253. THE GRAND RIVER TIMES PUBLISHED EVERT WEDNESDAY EVENING, BY JOHK W. BABNS. OJice on Washington street, 3d door below the Washington House, second story; Oy TERJIS. Payment In Advance. "Taken at the office, or forwarded by mail, $1,00 Delivered by the carrier in the village, 1,50 One shilling in addition to the above will be charged for every three months that payment is delayed. , No paper discontinued nntil all arrearages are paid, except at the discretion of the publisher. Terms of Advertising. One square (12 lines or less), first insertion fifty cents, twenty-five cents for each subsequent inser tion. Legal advertisements at the rates prescrib ed by law. Yearly or monthly advertisements as follows : 1 square l month, $i,uu i 3 44 2,00 1 " 6 " 3,00 1 square 1 year, $5.00 1 column 1 44 30,00 1-2 44 1 44 20,00 CP" Business Cards, $3,00 per annum Advertisements unaccompanied with written or ve...

Publication Title: Grand River Times
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Grand River times. — 6 August 1856

GRAND HAVEN. MICHIGAN t ' WEDNESDAY EVENING," AUGUSTA, 1850.' FOU PRESIDENT, JAMES BUCHANAN, , OF PENNSTLVANli. , FOR VICE PRESIDENT,; JOHN C. BRECKENIUDGE, OP KENTUCKY, Democratic State ' Convention. " A Democratic State Convention will be heM at the Court House, In the village of Jackson, on Wed nesday the sixth day of August, next, at 11 o'clock, In the forenoon, to make nominations for State Officers, and to transact such other business as may properly come before the convention. Ottawa County Is entitled to two delegates. By order of the State Central Committee. jC3T What Does Kansas Need ? Now that pcaco is restored in this Territory, the next question arises, what lacks she yet to enable her to assume the position desired by real settlers in order that her prosperity and growth may equal her true merits ? Ye re ply : A good, wholesome code of laws, judi ciously enacted and firmly executed, by men who shall be the choice of the people, as de luded at the ballot box, where opin...

Publication Title: Grand River Times
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Michigan, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Grand River times. — 6 August 1856

-BM,D. Hopkins, Esq , at his residence, In this Village, on the 30th ult., MivOzias Tcbbs and Miss Ellex Eastwat, both of the towuship of Holland, In this county.. J.N. WEBSTER EESPECTFULLY announces to the citizens of Grand Haven and vicinity that he ha? per manently established himself in the Clock, Watch and Jewelry Repairing business, second door be low the Washington House, Washington 6trect. : . He hopes, by a prompt, faithful attention to business entrusted to him, to merit and receive a liberal share of patronage. Grand Haven, August 5, 1830. . J253 tf. Pitt's Threshing Machine. 13TT'S Machine for Threshing and Cleaning . , Grain stands without a rival in the world. It is the first successful portable machine of its kind ever put in operation in this or ony other country. It was offered for the public use' before the har vest of 1S37, and from that time down to the pres ent moment there has been no improvement tnnde in the principle of the machine by any inventor in the same...

Publication Title: Grand River Times
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Country/State of Publication: Michigan, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Grand River times. — 6 August 1856

SALE OF STATE TAX IAND3. AUDITOR GENERAL'S OFFICE, Lahsiso, Mich., July 1, 1S36. J NOTICE is hereby given that certain lands situated in the County of Otta wa, bid off to the State for taxes of ia54 and previous years, and described in state ments which will be forwarded to the office of the Treasurer of said County, sometime next month, will be sold at pub lic auctiou by said Treasurer, at the coun ty seat, on the first Monday of October next, at the time and place designated for the ordinary Tax Sales, if not previously disposed of at this office, according to law. Said statements contain a full descrip tion of each parcel of said lands, and may be seen on application at the office of the County Treasurer. Lands struck off to the State for Taxes of 1854, or other years, at the Tax Sales in October last, will be offered subject to the right of redemption prescribed by law, as well as to the right of purchase of the State Bids at this office prior to the sale. WHITNEY JONES, Auditor...

Publication Title: Grand River Times
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Michigan, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Grand River times. — 13 August 1856

GRAND HAVEN, MICHIGAN, WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 13, 185C. VOLUME V. : I. THE GRAND RIVER TIMES TUBLISHED EVERY WEDHESDAY EVENING, BY' JOHN W. BABNS. "OJJice on Washington street, 3 J door below the Washington House, second story. "Qy" TERMS. Payment In Advance. Taken at the office, or forwarded by mail, $1,00 Delivered by the carrier in the village, 1,00 One shilling in addition to the above will be charged for every three months that payment is 'delayed. No paper discontinued until all arrearages are paid, except at the discretion of the publisher. Term of Advertising. One' square (12 lines or less), first insertion fifty cents, twenty-five cents for each subsequent Inser tion. Legal advertisements at the rates prescrib ed by law. Yearly or monthly advertisements as follows: 1 square 1 month, $1,00 1 , " 3 44 2,00 " 6 " 3,00 Qy Business Cards, $3,00 per annum. , Advertisements unaccompanied with written or verbal directions, will be published until ordered out, and charged for. When a pos...

Publication Title: Grand River Times
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Michigan, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Grand River times. — 13 August 1856

THE GRAND EIVER TIMES GRAND HAVEN, MICHIGAN i WEDNESDAY EVENING. AUGUST 13, 1856. FOR PRESIDENT, JAMES BUCHANAN, OF FEXySTLVANIA. FOR VICE PRESIDENT, JOHN C. BRECKENRIDGE, OF KENTUCKY. STATE OFFICERS: For Governor, ALPHEUS FELCII. M Lieut. Governor, EDWIN II. LOTHROP. Secretary of State, FITZ HENRY STEVENS. State Treasurer, ROBERT M. DAVIS. " Commissioner of Land Office, ALLEN GOOD RICH. " Auditor General, DAVID R. DENNIS. Superintendent of Public Instruction, FRAN CIS W. SHEARMAN. " Attorney General, AMOS GOULD. WHOM WILL YOU SERVE? " Come and let us reason together." Tho quadrennial period fast approaches when it is expected that every froeman will do his duty in assisting to elevate to the high est seat of honor a man who is to be the rul er of the people. What motives should in fluence us in our choice, and whom 6hall we choose ! These are questions that we should pause to consider well before we deposit in the ballot box a vote that tells with silent but mighty- effect upon the...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Michigan, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Grand River times. — 13 August 1856

LOCK, WATCH AND JEW ELRY ESTABLISHMENT. J. N. WEBSTER KESPECTFULLY announces to the citizens of Grand Haven and vicinity that he has per manently established himself in the Clock, Watch and Jewelry Repairing business, second door be low the Washington House, Washington street. He hopes, by a prompt, faithful attention to business entrusted to him, to merit and receive a liberal 6hareof patronage. Grand Haven, August 5, 1&56. j253 tf. Pitt's Throshing Machine. PITT'S Machine for Threshing and Cleaning Grain stands without a rival in the world. It Is the first successful portable machine of its kind ever put in operation in this or any other country. Itwas offered for the public use' before the har vest of 1837, and from that time down to the pres ent moment there has been no improvement made in the principle of the machine by, any inventor In the same line. . At the great trial of Threshing Machines In the Kingdom of France, in competition with the best Machines of all foreign co...

Publication Title: Grand River Times
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Michigan, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Grand River times. — 13 August 1856

SALE OF STATE TAX LANDS. AUDITOR GENERAL'S OFFICE. J Lansing, Mich., July 1, 1830. J . NOTICE Is hereby given that certain lands situated in the County of Otta wa, bid off to the State for. taxes of 1834 and previous years, and described in state ments which will be forwarded to the office of the Treasurer of said County, sometime next month, will be sold at pub lic auction by said Treasurer, at the coun ty seat, on the first Monday of Octoher next, at the time and place designated for the ordinary Tax Sales, if not previously disposed of at this office, according to law. Said statements contain a full descrip tion of each parcel of said lands, and may be seen on application at the office of the County Treasurer. Lands struck off to the State for Taxes of 1854, or other years, at the Tax Sales In October last, will be offered subject to the right of redemption prescribed by law, as well as to the right of purchase of the State Dids at this office prior to the sale. WHITNEY JONES, Au...

Publication Title: Grand River Times
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Michigan, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Grand River times. — 20 August 1856

T GRAND HAVEN, MICHIGAN, WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 20. 1850. WHOLE NUMBER 255. VOLUME V. r MfER THE GUAM) IUVEU TIMES r PUBLISHED EVERY WEDNESDAY EVENING, BY JOHN WJBAENS. OJJice on Washington street, 3J door below the Washington House, second story. OCT" TKIXim.Fayment In Advnnee. Taken at the office, or forwarded by mail, - $1,00 Delivered by the carrier in the village, 1,50 One shilling in addition to the above will be charged for every three months that payment Is delayed. . No paper discontinued until all arrearages arc "pUd, except at the discretion of the publisher. Tfmit of A Avert 11 lift One square (12 lines or less), first insertion fifty cents, twenty-five centfor each subsequent inser tion. Legal advertisements nt the rates prescrib ed by law. Yearly or monthly advertisements us follows : 1 square 1 1 " 3 " 6 1 square 1 1 column 1 1-2 u 1 year, $5.00 30,00 20,00 month, 31,00 4i 2,00 " 3,00 K?" Business Cards, $3,00 per annum. . Advertisements unaccompanied with written or verba...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Michigan, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Grand River times. — 20 August 1856

Premium List of the Ottawa County Agricultural Society, for the year l&'tf, to be awarded at their Annual Fair, to be held at Lamont, on the 2ilh and 25th of September next. - Judges M. Harris, T. Lillie and It. Roberts. CLASS A CATTLE. Best bull, over two years old, 2d do 3d do . do under two years old, -2d do 3d do do yoke working oxen, , " -2d do do yoke threo year old steera, do two year old, do two vear old heifer, do yearling, do calf, do milch cow, 2d do ' 3d do do fat ox, do cow, do heifer or 6tecr three years old", $5 00 4 00 3 00 3 00 2 00 100 3 00 2 00 2 00 1 00 1 00 1 00 1 00 3 00 2 00 1 00 2 00 2 00 2 00 CLASS B HORSES. Jodoes-Wm. M. Ferry, Jr., B. Lillie and II Jennison. Best 6tallion, over three years oldr 2d do 3d do do under two years old, 2d do 3d do do mare over threo years old, 2d do 3d do do two year old colt, 2d do " do sucking colt. do pair matched horses, 2d do do single horse, 2d do do yearling colt, mare, $ 5 00 4 00 3 00 3 00 2 00 1 00 3 00 2 00 1 00 2...

Publication Title: Grand River Times
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Michigan, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Grand River times. — 20 August 1856

Ia relation to tho Detroit road bonds, the London News Bays : - "The Directors of tlie Great Western Rail way of Canada, have issued a circular to the shareholders intimating that thero arc reser ved for exclusive distribution among them 7 ccn mortgage bonds of the Detroit and Milwaukee Railway to the amount of $200, 000. This forms a portion of a total of $250,000 about to bo raised by the Detroit and Milwaukee company, with which the Great Western of Canada company has en tered into a traffic arrangement. In the hands of a distinct company, tho new lino will form an extension of tho Great Western company's system from Detroit to Grand Ha ven, opposite Milwaukee, on Lake Michigan, a distance of 185 miles, of which 78 are sta ted to be open for traffic and aro now earn ing a largo dividend. Tho price at which the bonds aro to bo issued is 108 15s ster ling $ 81,000, which is calculated to yield upwards of 8 cent anum. The deposit is fixed at 18 15s bond. Subscribers havo tho option ...

Publication Title: Grand River Times
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Michigan, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Grand River times. — 20 August 1856

SALE OF STATE TAX LANDS. AUDITOR GENERAL'S OFFICE. Lansing, Mich., July J, 1850. J "VTOTICi: ii hereby given that certain 1M laud situated In the County of Otta wa, hid oir to the State for taxes of 1854 und previous yearn, and decried In state ments which will he forwarded to the office of the Treasurer of said County, sometime next month, will be sold nt pub lic auction lv said Treasurer, ot tire coun ty seat, on the first Monday of October next, at the time and place designated for the ordinary Tax Sales, if not previously disposed of at thholllce, according to law. Said statements contain a full descrip tion of each parcel of said lands, and may be seen on application at the office of the Countv Treasurer. Lands struck otf to the State for Taxes of 1851, or other years, nt the Tax Sales In October last, will be offered subject to the right of redemption prescribed by law, ns well as to the right of purchase of the State Rids at this office prior to the sale. WHITNEY JONES, Audit...

Publication Title: Grand River Times
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