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Masthead [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 1 October 1849

ALTA CALIFORNIA, EXTRA.

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proreedingi* of the Convention. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 1 October 1849

proreedingi* of the Convention. Tuesday, Sept. 18, tBl9. The Convention mot pursuant to adjournineiit. Prayer by Padre Ramirez. Journal of yesterday read, amended, and approved. Miguel de la Pedrorena, from San Diego, appeared, was sworu and took his seat. Mr. Hill announced that Mr. Richardson, a mciiilier elected from the district of San l)iejro, was present; aud he moved that he |Mr. Kieharduonl be admitted to a seat. A question of order arose here w to the competency of the motion, as the house had li.xed a rule of apportionment entitling San Dieiro to but two members. The clmir decided the motion out of order. Mr. Shannon then moved that the 30th rule of the house be suspended; which having been agreed to, Mr. Shannon moved a reconsideration of the action of the house of the oth instant relative to the apportionment. Tho question belli-; taken, the motion to reconsider was lost. Alter much conversation, and the presentation of many motions which the chair ruled out of order, Mr...

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Masthead [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 4 October 1849

Etta (California. VOL. I.] S.VN FRANCISCO, THURSDAY. OCTOBER I. 1819. - : " T '- : ' : 1 » | NO. 40.

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A LT A ( A M r<)|{ | a •M I'ii lc Im it, Till (>t I' | |~to [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 4 October 1849

A LT A ( A M r&amp;lt;)|{ \ | a •M\ I'ii l\c Im it, Till ( &amp;gt;t I' | |~ t o - ■ • • ■ t. If.' S V rhc following extracts arc liikrn from t"fl woik on ( Milil'iirniii Itv I&amp;gt;r V. I' M'« 111 l Kl, tUippositlg tll.lt SJ dll|tlg «, "ill niVO o:ir tcach-is ilin sump pleasure w Itad hi perusing ii 1,,,| mention Iho vnliiu tile information st&amp;gt; innt-h needed a! present n cgtird to llu- country, Mini with which tlx ivnrk abounds .1 'friir hi llir .!/• in —(Ju ai lis injr in ("n||. "rum. iln&amp;gt; gold hunters. if we miiv bp par limed (he expression, first touch ih« short it San Francisco: there they look Cm inl'or unit ion how, and what urn (lie means to get lli« pri-cmus p«.?|" in largo quantities, thai they may not sta\ in the country too long; if tliev happen to have a letter to some ono hi the place, or if they in cl an oil fiii-nd, they pit a thousand questions lo him Caster llinti'lio nine to answer tl'ciil, evidently hurried hv anxiety to lose n...

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 4 October 1849

a. f ni ~ i iiimiiimiui ( TO PERSONS GOING TO THE MINKS—The subscribers hnvc erected a large Warehouse at Culloma, on (lie •otil)i lurk of the Aineii.-an river, m lie re they have now on hand, and are daily receiving an extensive assortment of Provisions, Mining •Inri.EMKMT*, and every article peeded liy i the miner, which are offered at wholesale or retril, at such prices as will make it the interest of all to purchase there, and thus save the great trouble nnd expense of forwarding Our partners at Sail Francisco, Messrs. Simmons, llutchinsnu &amp;amp; Co, being at al! times in the market, our goods urn purchased at the lowest rates — forwarded by tlieir line of packets to Sacramento City, and from thence to ('ulloma by our own teams ; consequently can be sold at as low rates us those of any other house. We have also established branches of our store at several points on the North, and. Middle and .South Forks, to which our pack animals arc running daily, enabling us to forward...

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 4 October 1849

(Official.) Know all men jjy these pre--BKNTH—TIwI I Bonnet lliley, Brevet Briy. tieneiml L*.£». Army unci Governor of California, by virtue t&amp;gt;l" authority in me vested,«!«» hetcby appoint liic«»dore Orlfcw«4d it noinry Public in and for the District of San l-'ran-cisco. , Given under my hand at Monterey, California, this 17th day of August, A. 1). 184fl. * (Niirned.) B. RILRY, B't Brig. i&amp;gt; *n. ! T . S. !. and Governor of California. H. U . Hali.eck, B't Capt. and sec. of state. The subscril»cr, having received the aliovcappointment, is prepnri d to attend to tlie duties of the office in eunneclion with the bh.ppinu oilier, at the foot ol Broadway, on the near wharf. r»if TMKODORK WUfIWOLD. N«m ALL MEN BY TIU.SI. PKV.sknts. Thai 1, Bennct Kiley, Brevi t Brig. Gen. 11. 8. A. and Governor of (California, by xirtue of authority in me vcslid, do hetcby appoint Kdwaid .4. Kinjr, Ilarboi Master for the P«»rt of San Francisco. The lees of ofliee, where not otherwise p...

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Page 1 Advertisements Column 3 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 4 October 1849

LUMBER FOR SALE.— An assorted cargo of best Chilean Wood, e ship Godeffroy. t uptam 11. ltt'lm, from Y.tlpar.tno, of iii.iuhi Tal'la* de \ Itola. about 7 f#»#t loilff, front ti I ■&amp;gt; to 7 tncliM broad, and 1-4 iurh (nek ; '2.7 *&amp;gt;4 Ii MWirs, (round poles,) about I♦"» to 10 I I fort long and llmming up from :\ inches diameter ; f»,4|o Cuarloii.*. about »lt 1-2 to 14 feet lonp, and ironitt 1-2 to 4 inches square; 1,540 Tahlonea Alerce Corrieltw, about 7 I long, 7 1-2 inch broad and 1 1-4 inch thick: l.sm Tablns Assrradas, (sawed boarls,) about I'. 1 feet long. 10 lo 12 inch broad and genrra|y above 1 inch thick: 270 Viguetes .llerce, about frofi 21 1-2 feet long. :» inches brond by 4 ,V 8 inchos thickness; V&amp;gt;| Mrulrmas de Cypress, about II 1-2' feet lotfe, 7 1 1 inches broad and .'1 2-3 inches thick; 2?0 T4»ius Manipie, about 11 1-2 fnet long. 11 inclus bro.ii, and 1 inch th.ck: 4Oft Tablones de Ralrral, about ll feet 3 inches long, II 1-5 inches broad a...

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The Hevmuc Act. ... ■ > .• .i 1* [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 4 October 1849

The Revenue Act. — — — — ALT A CALIFORNIA. SAN Kit VNCISCO. THURSDAY, OCT. 4, 1819. The l„aws providing Kevejuie for tho I own ot Sail Francisco, amended by the common council in session, Sept. 12, and " ill be presejited as-adopted bv order of the council, in the Alt'i ('»• lijornw of Thursday nevt. It may not he inappropriate to the occasion of inviting public attention Again to this Revenue Ordinance, to renew the hope entertained in a pteviouc article ou the subject. The miml of tJircommunity lias since become tiaiupiili/ed, ami il i.pi'upur that our position .-hiKtid be correctly undeiStllOll. UV have witnessed in the embittered feiling created by the promulgation of these laws, anil in the resistance, stimulated a spirit as migenial to the harmony of our institutions as downright anarchy, and tending to the same inevitable results. We were ill lavor of the provisions of the Ordinance in question, its cxcensive taxes —disproportinnud us they appeared and were, by us, pinnoiincm...

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Stale l iiineulloii. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 4 October 1849

Stale l iiineulloii. Li-if of Deioft.itf* \i ho have appeared and taken *('ats : v. can nicco. Migui I Pcdrorena, | /Itnry /All. j I.OS AN'iSLKf. S C A Steams, .1 \ C'arltfo, Iliiffo K&amp;lt; id. M J Pablo tic La Uuerra, | Jacinto Rodli^'iicz. HAS HIS OJtlSfO. II ATcfft, | JM i \&amp;gt;varrubias. MONTEREY. !J&amp;lt; nry W llullcck, I I*ncificu* Ord, 'Ph«*« o Litrkin, Lewis T Dent. Chas T Bolts, lAN JOSE* Joseph Aram, I I! Brown, Kimball || Diinmick, Julian ilankn, J uu,Pedro Nansevain. A M Pico, •AN J I&amp;lt;VN&amp;lt;lS&amp;lt;O. Ktlsvanl Oilhrrt, ' W M Str-uarf, iMyron .Norton, i Fram inJ l.ipjiitt, Win !\I &amp;lt; iw in, ! A J Kllis, Joscpli Mohson, | Rodman M l*i ic«». IjOXOHj. J. Walk, r, I M CJ Valltjo. Hubert Semplu, 1 BA&amp;lt; RAMKNTO. Jacob It Snyder, i L W l( .istin^s, Win K Shannon, • M M Mrf'.imr, NN M Slu'i wood, j John IVlcDoutral, J A Sutler, i Li U L'rowby. (•AN JOAQUIN. J MclT IT !lin .Hvv.Mth, f M J.»ni HWIJ X Lippf-nroit, o ...

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The Convention. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 4 October 1849

The Convention. IVr j&amp;gt;1111!i • 11 t!u' i in 11 hil proceeding* (if Sept. lOili and 11th, also, onr Conycntiointl reports extending In |lie 2(ith iiiclu-i. e, vv liicli an- tin- latest advices recciv »•(! /i(i'ii llii-s Ixiily. AI 111 i dale I lie Convention u ,i~ in debate on (lie ■Iniliriai v. with a prospect of concluding the same in nn evening session. It ha" heen derided to cor voile the first f.cgisfa1111'fi at San .lose, which j&amp;gt;!uro is also to lie made I the Seat of (iovcinment until otherwise directed i •"his choice of Capitol will inert with general up- , probation, and a more • favorabl- and convenient hicalily for the assembling of a rtatc I .ejr is latin e conhl not lime heen de-ignatcd tan Jdnts-U-Ji#..' tant sixty miles fium Sail l''iani i-ci. in the heart of II beautiful valley, and on the irint thorough- ' fare leading North an I South through tie couiitn. ' nnd from the hayx to the interior. f An etloit has been made in * 11n* Convinlion to pos...

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Proceedings ol tlie C«iu tent lon. vi.. «-• .... ~. ... [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 4 October 1849

Proceedings ol tlie C«iu tent lon. vi.. «-• .... ~. ... Mondav, Sept. 10, IM'J. Tin- Convention met pursuant to adjournment. Prayer by Padre Ilainircz. Journal read and adopted. Tilt'report to the eoiiiinittee on rules ol jtlie house was then rend, amended and; ! adopted. Mr. Moore offered ilie following resolution, which was adopted, viz : I llrxolrrt/. That a committee of live memhers In appointed to report to this convention, at as early a day as praetieahle, a plan' for takinir the enumeration of the inhabitants ol tin: state of California. ihe ehair appointed as sueh committee, j Messrs. Moore, .Sillier, Hill, Ord, and Cnrillo. Mr. Gwin moved the following resolution, which was debated, but without action then - i on 111'■ house resolved itscll into committee ol (lie whole on the report of the committee on : the constitution. fic*o/rrrf. That a committee of three lie i appointed by the President to report a plan to i i defray the rixpenses ol the state &amp;lt;»*overnnieiil...

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*Uc Aju#Uintt'Mt«. Present. Mi'fsts. Post, Harrison. Hani- Sim- [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 4 October 1849

*Uc Aju#Uintt'Mt«. Present. Mi'fsts. Post, Harrison. Hani- Sim- I I .»*. ■• tui t • ' .I. &amp;gt;iui»i i 111 - mons, and Gteen. H Simmon*. Koj. of the committee appointed :il a previous meeting to submit the Ordinance foi llevAimp a?* amended M (Jwi. Kiley. (Inventor. See for hi" approval, -uhmittcil a communication froni || \W HalleeW. IC-cj . Secretary of State. signifying itsappioval by ru,' Governor, ami «l» ti 11 I Ik|K»ilioli of 11. Il.uves, Prelect. in reference to fluAvunliimieuto. The communication was ordered tojic published . the fcporl adopted and committee discharged, .'&amp;gt;oo copies of the Ordinance was ordered to be published for distribution. together with one insertion in the ".A Ha California" Newspaper. The committer appointed to w;iit upon (!en. Ui-j ley in reference to obtaining a loan for the ereclinn nf a .tail in this towji. Huhinitleil a letter fnnn II \V. Ilalleck, Ksq . Secretary of Slate, announcing the readiness of the liovernnr to loan Slii...

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iILAIj-gIAKII.KH, I Otll Mil.. Dtl'AlM MI.M-. (Orders No. !Kt.) [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 4 October 1849

iILAIj-gIAKII.KH, I Otll Mil.. Dtl'AlM MI.M-. (Orders No. !Kt.) Representation* having !»o*»n made that many of the New York Volunteers, entitled to transportation home, under tlit* instructions of the Secretary uf War, ol 0&amp;lt; - tober 9lli, IS4S, liuvtt tailsd to make their applications within the limits fixed hy ffrepartmrtif Orders Nf». 'A'*, current MricH, ill cniisequeiicu of their beii»g at distant points, where the fact tliai those inslructions had hem given was not known, information is now given that the limit fixed hi the order above referred to, is hereby extended to the first of December next, until which time, unless contrary iustrue ions should he reeeived from tl* War Department, transportation will he fur-ni.-lii-d to such as have been prevented, by suttieinit . reasons, from making their applications in due season Applications will he made to the Master, al Department Ifpfiri-ijUftrter*. Cnpt. K K. Kane, who will cause the applicants to be enrolled upon the...

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THEATRE. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 4 October 1849

THEATRE. r .7* Till uiiiliTxitfnnl havlriL' purchased 11 suilnl.l.-mill fit •• upon 1». 111 - rn. rttrli crpnre, will i.mce i.,t, |y jnori'i il ID III!' i rn li'in "I nn etcL'anl ami eoinino-di-ius building, tn ho devoted In tile Drama. II a villi' secured ill** valuable services ot M 1 I l'l.\ NO, 111-will asHi.i.e the will' 111 majfiir nl. Mi. l-'.'n liijjh professional stajidina, and tin- Lxpuriei.ee of' muny yea.s in Ihr m.iT.a2enlc.il several li usi - elass il.ea; h «. i - a *ul - fieiem uuarantec nl his ability Id meet. th« uislie-i nl Hit public. Mi. I' will return id tin; Slates for a full, elliciiiti, aiul talented " &amp;lt; 'urpn Uramti'iuuc." ."NriiDlialinnurc in pr»i(zrcHb iu procure a uplcndi 1 company d! Spanish Dancers, anil the theatre will bi' opened as soon .is iimrlical'l''- Tlw want nl a place uf inliJleiiual umusi - mini 1..s li«'' 11 lunif fill,"" 1 ' the urojirielor* nlldert tllal till' 1 Slahli-hiui lit w ill l.e cflidiiel. 'I in ,-i" I. a man ncr an tD ...

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MARINE JOURNAL. Port or Sun Francisco. I linr-ila v. Oi l. 4, W4». AIIIWVED. [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 4 October 1849

MARINE JOURNAL. Port or Sun Francisco. I linr-ila v. Oi l. 4, W4». AIIIWVED. Oct. 1 —Haw hk Mary Francis, Paty, from //unalulu, 1U passontfers. Italian brii{ Madclina,Paris,lS(i dys from Uuenos .\yres, 31 paswngere. 2—Am bk Yeoman, Clark, 198 dys fin Plymouth, 10 passengers. Am ship Monsam, Waldo, 200 dys fm \ \'ork, 17 pas. Am briu David //cnsUaw, llowii/, ties fm Sanfi ('rui. FC(j. sloop Belinda, Doyle, 8-1 ds fm Guayaquil. Am sch y/onoluln, Newell, 2\ ds fm //onolulu, II pas. Am ship Koiint Vernou, Atsall, llil dsfm Mattap»iis&amp;lt; tt, 07 passengersi—Atn Propeller, M«-Kim, Famain, from N Orleans, 113 passengersAm hk Nautilus, Wilson, 222 dys fm % &amp;gt; oik, /1 pas. Am by Tie ity. Fatnn, I3t»ds fm Rio do Jain iw, Spas. Am bk Lucy Penniman,Packard 14 ds fm I#-ward coast. -4m s« h Anglo ii a. //al.y, V: ds fin leward coast, GO pas.

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 4 October 1849

WOO D W ORT 11 iV MOUUIS, SJtijJjn/ig end Commission Merchants, CisAY BTJIRET W'jIAHF. FJIKD. A. WOODWORTII, C'llAi. A. MOUUIS, Smi yranrinco. fr ru York. W. A M. will give their* personal attention to the rur chase, sale, Irehzht or charter of ships and vessel*, ami ttu sale of ship's carta's and merchandise generally. .\s the peculiar locality of their warehouse admits of goods In inu landed directly at Its doors and again rc-shippod without expons«* of cartage, «i important item of ehar(_" s j- saved h«&amp;gt;ih u* and purchasers. 4t 40 ptlORsT, SMITH .V CO.. have this day * removed from Washington *'re»«t to California Ptrpct. ' ol - lotf

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 4 October 1849

TARIFF OF FEES FOR JUDICIARY * Ol- |'|&amp;lt; I .s.l \ «&amp;gt;-,ivr of &amp;gt;ti|vii.»r Ttibtjuai ot forni*. It is i»r»h p'd the Court here. tHcit the several otfi.. r« mcntionrri In »his order wli.ill he entitled to receive t° r iti. ir servl« -in addition t . their regular stlarv. if any, IU«• i&amp;lt;« s, and nunc other, until lite lutihcr ftrder of llii«» court; to v\ it Ju tfffrt of Fit at In it once. Fm takiug thi* ackttowledgein* nts of deeds and ificatcw «»t Th«* &amp;lt;tam&amp;lt;, Two Dollars. •K.»i tv&amp;lt; rv final judgiiunt in a criminal case, not capital. Five Dolhrs. For a like indirmt nt in ev» rv criminal eise, where the punishment is death, On»* hundred Pillars. For everv tinul jndimicnt in a civil case undt r two hundred dollars. Five Dollars. For a 11k&amp;gt;- |udgment in evi rv other civil case, the sum ot Five Dollars. For tvery inierloculory judgment, One Dollar. Ah n!ilrb and Justices of th&amp;gt; Peace. For issui...

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Page 3 Advertisements Column 3 [Newspaper Article] — Weekly Alta California — 4 October 1849

SMTP FLORENCE AT AI&amp;lt;T|ON fffjLIU.Ui.CKK.K, VAN I»YKK &amp;lt;t JUI.I.IM \ * ■»-' *1 «t suction, st ih« ir salts room, cuiiM'i o« M&amp;gt;»ntgoinet) and I l u j streets, on Thuixiay, I'm llthmst. Nt 110 clok, tit.- superior coppcrcdaiid comx t-fasuned &amp;gt;'hip Florence, built ut A/«*//orj, M i?. l *., ol tlie bcsi materials, in the hi* &amp;gt;st substantial i nan in r; stows Ikß' tons uu asun incut, and i&amp;gt; w, II iiiuti U lor a store ship. hci laltin accommodations are lor '20 passengers, :lu t mah a house upon h&amp;lt; i main deck, *crt newly litt« d ami furnish nl l«»r the pit scut voyagi*. She w.ui newly cuppenti, had \ new suit of sails find tin entire new outfit &amp;lt;u r, i si\ months since, llcr inventory, which i»&amp;gt; \• i \ lull, may km cn on board or at the elitec of the auction- • ers. Tliu ship umy be«luminal and evvr&amp;gt; information obtained, bv applying on boaul at any time. if not previously sold al ...

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