Elephind.com contains 465,171 items from New York Clipper
, samples of which are listed below. All items
from this newspaper title are freely available and can be searched from the search box above. You may also search the entire
collection of 2,949 newspaper titles in Elephind.com
Fox Chaje in Penniylyanla [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 25 February 1854
Fox Chaje in Penniylyanla _ :: ; . -. M . ! . :,. ¦* . • ¦ . ; ; Yo « K , Feb . 15 , 1 B 54 . Y DEAR - C LIPPKB : Thinking that it would , perhaps , be as agreeable to some of the many subscribers to . your valuable paper in other parts of the Union , as it will be to those who reside in , around and ; about this section of Uncle Sam s domain , I send you a description of a fox chaa . * that came off yesterday near here . • ., The weather . was ; very unfavorable and ,. the ground heavyi ; buta » * , * , Old Sol condescended , to peep , out . about ^ 10 o clock , we . concluded to , start , and after a short ride of about . amile , pulled up at the sigif ; fl f : thei Foi , ! keptby Mr . Tyson , where we found * quite a goodly number , assembled to witness the sport , though the unfavorable state df the weather prevented ,, many riders from being present who othefViso would , have been on hand . At precisely twelve . minutes past 11 o clock , the fox , ( a . fine young she one . ) w...
' . Answer * to CorreiDohdent * [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 25 February 1854
. Answer * to CorreiDohdent * A Coiu . an . Rttidtr . Philad ^—We do „» know the precue time the battle took , place b . tween Hat Rusk and Freeland , orthepartioui ,, of . the affair .. Perhaps some of our Phil « delp _ i , . fpends can gireus the information . / . -.. — Inform me who is the best pujilai Ireland , England and Scotland erer produces ! Thia is rather an awkward question . T _« e never wa * a awn but what hit match could 6 . found , sooner or later . Tom Cribb and Tom Spnng , Randall and Donnelly , and muiy ot _ . r _ were favorites during the . _ , d « y , but to whom _ .- long * tbe credit of superiority wo cannot undertake to determine . ¦ i * ¦ Onto / th * Troep . —Tbe nuneof the gentle man you allude to , ws do not cara to give it pre asm , inasmuch as if it was not mentioned it the ball , perhaps it would not meet his wishes thit ii ¦ honld appear . . • ... &gt; . / .. ep * H . -tr ^^ iir _ thr 7 r . -W . do no ! know the author pi the Sociable Snike . W...
PEDESTEIAfflSM [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 25 February 1854
PEDESTEIAfflSM Matohet to Come . March 1 9-- t _~~« van-i Horton , one mile , on the Union Course , L . I ., for 8500 aside . . * March 13—Williams and Dorcy , quarter of a mile , Dorcy to have six yards start , Union Course , L . I ., $ 100 aside . March 20—Mickey Free , Barlow , Williams and Dorcy—Sweepstakes—One Mile Race leaping over twenty-six hurdles . —McCombs Dam , $ 100 entrance .
Barlow and Horton . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 25 February 1854
Barlow and Horton . THE S 1 UUO MATCH In our last we stated that a match had been made between the above men to run a mile on the Union Course , for $ 500 aside , and that the race would come offon the Uth of March . We were . misinformed in regard to the day , the match will be run on Monday , the 13 th of March . Both men are swift runners , and the race will be deeply exciting . Freestone [ Barlow ] resides at Williamsburgh , and Horton resides in this city . The friends of both men appear confident as to the result , and some heavy outside bets have been made on the match .
The Sweepstakes Hurdle Leaping [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 25 February 1854
The Sweepstakes Hurdle Leaping PROGRESS OF THE MATCH . All the arrangements for this affair are completed , and the race is to come off on Monday , the 20 lh of March , near McCombs Dam . This is to hea mile raee , each man to leap over twenty-six hurdles , placed at equal distances apart . The entrance money is $ 100 each man , tho winner of the race to take the purse . This will be quite a novelty in this part of the world , and will doubtless draw together immense numbers of spectators from all sections of the city , and thc surrounding country . The competitors arc Barlow , Williams , Mickey Free and Dorcy .
Harry Gribben ' * Beneflt * [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 25 February 1854
Harry Gribben * Beneflt * Marry Gribben , who has been matched for a friendly bout with Jitd Parker * for the sum ol $ 1 , 000 , v ^ ill gjve . an exhibition ofthe manly art of Self Defence , on Monday evening next , Feb . 27 tb , at Battevman s Hall , corner of North Fourth and Sixthstreets , Williamsburgh . Among those who . will appearand set-to on the ooccsion are Jim * Parker , Phil Clare , Jemmy Trainor , Joe Banks , Mike . Murphy , John McMahon , Young Molineaux and others . The entertainments of tbe evening will conclude with a setto between William Hastings [ Dublin Tricks , ] and Harry Gribben . This will undoubtedly be an interesting exhibition , and will be patronised by the sporting circles of New York , Brooklyn and Williamsburgh . The price of admission is 25 cents , and 50 cents for reserved seats . Turnout ! boys , and make the benefit a substantial one for a good pugilist , and a perfect gentleman . » Trainer and Murphys Exhibition . Thwa gentlemen had a fine exhib...
THE BALL SBASOH [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 25 February 1854
THE BALL SBASOH Orand Soiree Or THB MoirrcoHcar TROOP , 1 ST DIVISION N . Y . S TATU M ILITU . —The fourth annual military and civic festival of the above celebrated corJ » dame off on Wednesday evening , the 15 th instant , at the City Assembly Rooms , Broadway . Never have we seen a ball room so densly crowded with the fairer portion of humanity . The general attendance was uncomfortably large and yet all seemed to enjoy themselves . Manahans Regimental Band did ample justice both to themselves and the troop . The ladies were all handsome , but to single out one we are inclined to give the preference tb the beautiful Miss J n , of West street , who was not only beautiful but also the best waltier we ever saw . Her sister commanded universal attention- These young ladies , were attired very gaily in plaid silk . Mr . John McAnally and lady were pre sent and both seemed to enjoy the hop . The Highland Fling was most artia- , tically executed by the pert little Miss M , of Keade stre...
Grand Entertainment . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 25 February 1854
Grand Entertainment . BURTIS LIGHT GUABD . —The Burtis Light Guard , a fine corps of citizen soldiers , -g ave a celebration in the way of a delicious supper on Tuesday evening , 10 th inst ., to attend which we . were honored with a very polite invitation . The entertainment was given at the Platform Hotel , Ko . 164 East Broadway . There were about 200 persons in attendance , including several distinguished members ofthe Legislature , fcc . Ttie supper waa got up without regard to expense , and the saloon was beautifully decorated with flags of different nations , prominent among which waa our own most glorious Stars and Stripes . Our old friend Isaac Burtis , Esq ., whose name the company bears , was seated at the right of tbe table , and Captain Newkirk on tbe left . After feast of good things had been freely discussed , then came the flow of the soul , or to speak literally , the plow of the sparkling Heidsick , and , as a natural consequence , this waa succeeded by a feast of ...
* .- . * • ¦ > . T __ ke ___ ee _ L , ' , ' .. ' ' ' ; W . i 1 ' [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 25 February 1854
* .- . * • ¦ &gt; . T __ ke ___ ee _ L , , .. ; W . i 1 The n * w * brought hy th * last » t * am * t from Europe render * it almoat a mattar of certainty lhat tb * univ * t * ally looked for European war ha * already commenced-by which th * problem will be so ied wtether th * nations ofth * earth shall be governed by monarchical or republican principle * . Another subject connected with this war of nation * , and which is of rut ia * terest to our own citiiena , iath e effect it will hav * on bur own imports . Those who foresaw J the crisis prepared to meet it , and non * hav * adopted more systematic measure * to supply ! thenuelve * with a large aupply of goods to mtet th * want * of consumers , than the Napoleon of Carpet Dealer * , Hiram Anderson of the great Carpet Emporium , No . 99 * Bowery . No matter how ( run visaged war may effect the prioes of carpeting elsewhere , the great supply on hand at 99 Bowery will enable tha proprietor to continue to sell at his usual ...
"Secure the Shadow ere the Sub stance fadei . " . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 25 February 1854
Secure the Shadow ere the Sub stance fadei . . And in no way can this be more , effectually dona than by calling on Messrs . Rafferty and Leask , of No . 57 Chatham street and corner of Chatham and Pearl , and purchasing one of their superior and fashionable hats , when you ean have your daguerreotype likeness taken and inserted in your hat free of additional charge . This ia a great convenience , as you lose no time , have no difficulty in being pleased , and the hat and daguerreotype together are furnished you at low rates . Besides this , the materials used by the above named firm in the manufacture of hats are ofthe best description , and never fail in giving entire satisfaction . In patronising the stores of Messrs . Rafferty and Leask ynu are sure to receive gentlemanly treatment , whether you purchase or not . This fact should be Isorne in mind .
" Stand not npon the- order of your Going , " [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 25 February 1854
Stand not npon the- order of your Going , nut go at once to Dr . ( rouraiid , and purchase a cuke ol his celebrated Italian Medicated Soap , which , as a remedy for chaps , chafes , and other ailiments to which tb * skin is so liable , more especially during the cold season , bas no superior , has not it * equal . Thousands now suffer from tho effects of these evils , who , if they would but try this great remedy of Dr . Gouraud * , would at once be convinced of ita efficacy . Many individual * are disappointed in purchasing hair dye to find that their expectation * in regard to having their hair changed to a beautiful brown or jet black , are not realised . We do not wonder at it . Thoso who purchase without know ! ng from whom they purchase , have no one to blame hut themselves . The Hair Dye manufactured by Dr . Gouraud , haa stood the . test of many years , and has never failed in giving aatiafaction . This is owing to the fact that the Doctor is well acquaints i with his busine...
' Wonders of the World . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 25 February 1854
Wonders of the World . Those of our citi _ . ns who have not visited the Broadway Menagerie , hav * no idea . of thi magnitude of this exhibition . Scat-of tha great est curioaities ever re &gt; caled to mankind , or eves , conceived by the mind of man , ar » now to be teet at the great curiosity establishment , No . 33 . Broadway . Whilst half the world wa * i ^ a max . of excitement at the advent of Tom Thumb , ft wa * never for a moment supposed that a man in miniature , infinitely lea * than Tom Thnmb , would make hi * appearance to conWfid for a • hare of public favor and patronage ; yet , * uch is th * ease . The Lilliputian King , th * amalleet apecimen of humanity ever shown , imighingbut six pounds , tutd four tim ** mailer ikon any other dwarf ever exhibited , hu auddenjy awakened an intereat in th * public min d aeldom before known , and thoae who were incredulous that auch a marvel could exist , oan hav * occular demooatration of the fact , by dropping into the B...
UNKNOWN [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 25 February 1854
* - - . * ..: . : * ¦ * . - &gt; ¦ - * . ? UnparalleledBargains! • c KITRAORDiNiRT 4 TMTIQN &amp; jii s . -Utl _ e 0 *! ri-n _ to « I _* c _ c * M •„« Ckeafeett CARPET ESTABLISHMENT § XN THB UNITED STATES , HIRAMANDERSONS \ p No . 09 BOWERY , • I NEW TORK . , tapcriud . Knglish snd Frencb Carpcti ¦• ytta-ru-lad tb * __ m * tSto &lt;__ of Unri arte * aad —dfam ta th * mut * __ bor * t * AubuiaoaJlloaaiOMalUda , aad Velvet Carpal * aver o _ Wiu tha eerid . TEH SPACIOUS SALES ROOMa Akov * ground , oodamp Itaaamenta or Vault * unto tlm aidcwalk , to * adaBg *_ the haalth at Lady puaha ** - *; _ ao _ i 9 *_ a * Room l * d _ voted -idu . l .-lr to oa * daaailplian of carpet * . The whol-nal * and retail d * pa _ t __ rat * of thl * «*_ _ WI __ n _ . * _ t have _&gt; H &gt; a • _ tarf * d aod aa addition of two » xUa _ irt Salaa TkiPUM , making a wondarf al and gorgeima display . Sales Room No . 1 . -Floor . OU Cloth * . An . enormona atock of John H...
English Fedestrains Coming Ont . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 25 February 1854
English Fedestrains Coming Ont . We ar * in ft fairway of having a glorious timo during the coming season . In addition to a large number of tip-top pedestrians already in this country , we understand that several of the principal celebrities of Pedestrainism in England ar * about to visit this country , among them may be mentioned James Searles , of Liverpool ; John Thomas , the Salop ian ; and John Howard . Jolly times ahead . Keep the sport going , boys » The Flying Taylor . Harry Reed , Champion Sprint Runner , and James Patterson , the Flying Taylor , until now supposed to be without an equal in a hhrdle race , run a match on the 24 th of January , near Windsor , for . £ 25 asid e . The distance run was SOO yards , and each man to jump 10 hurdles , 3 ft . 6 in . high . After a gallant contest Reed went in . a winner by six or seven yards . ¦ , * , . WRESTLING . A MATCH FOB $ 500 ASIDE . A match was tnaie on Monday evening between Coit , the Indian , of Brooklyn ) and John Nelso...
SFABBnrCr . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 25 February 1854
SFABBnrCr . New Yoik , Feb . 17 , 1854 , To THE Eoi-rtiR or-THE Ntw Y OBK CLIPPEB : SIR—I was please * to read in your paper of thi * week an article in relation to the conduct of men refusing to lend their assistance lo those taking benefit * by giving Sparring Exhibitions : Your remark * were-very correct , a * I have myself often heard men refuse , to « et-to , merely because they were jealous of the success of the person giving the benefit . I hope you will follow up this subject , and endeavour to cr eate a more friendly feeling among the brotherhood of the Mystic Circle . Aw OLD P UGILIST . ; Our correspondent , an old Pugilist , * will no doubt be delighted to hear that the article he refers to has already created a better feeling among the pugilistic fraternity , and that at the benefit given by Jemmy Boyle , on Thursday evening last , there was ao lack of sparrers , for every gentleman who was requested to set-to cheerfully lent his aid . and greatly contributed to the enjo...
Jemmy Boyle ' s Sparring Exhibition [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 25 February 1854
Jemmy Boyle s Sparring Exhibition • THUKBDAT ermrnro , r «» . io . Mr . Boyle ha * much reason to be proud of the very large a ttendance at his benefit at Grand street Hall on the above mentioned evening .. Although the weather during the day had been stormy and disagreeable , yet by 8 oclock the Hall was well filled by spectators , anxious to see the sights . The exhibition was opened by a couple of novices from Frooklyn , and though not wishing to discourage them , we think they are not yet sufficiently versed in the tactic * to appear before an audience . THE RATTLER ARD YOUND RICHMOND , the . latter a young man . of color , next appeared , and : made a very good display . Young Richmond seemed to be well posted up in the art , and will , with more practice before an audience , turn . out to be another Richmond is the field . Y OUNO H OOAN , or NEW it ORK , AND , J OHN FARREN , OP LIVERPOOL . This set-to deserves more than ft passing notioe , not from any merit due to either man ...
Yankee Verms English Yacht Builders . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 25 February 1854
Yankee Verms English Yacht Builders . The following communication in reference to an article in last week e Clipper is from a Philadelphia correspondent : — P HILADELPHIA , Feb . 13 , 1854 . Ma . EDITOR :: —Permit me . to make a . few explanatory remarks relative to an article headed . Yankee versus English Yacht Building , published in the Clipper of 18 th inst . Mr . R . 6 . . W ., of thi * city , draughted but did not build the Flirt ! She is but SO feet long—skiff fashion , and waa only put up as an experiment test tothe practicability of Mr . VV * model . It succeeded beyond his nicest calculations ,- *!^ his . petite craft was exhibited at the Franklin Institute , and received afintpremium .. The boat designed to . beat the . Bianca , will bo of . her length [ 44 feet ] and will be built on the Flirt s . model , , [ with slight alteration * , ] aud is not the Flirt herself , M stftted . A draught of tA « 4 oa _ was exhibited at the annual fair , with all the improvements . Aio...
'• . * : ¦••_ • v .. ** .... • ..-.. .: • . .. . * . ¦ . ** An vAmeriean Clipper . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 25 February 1854
• . * : ¦••_ • v .. ** .... • ..-.. .: • . .. . * . ¦ . ** An vAmeriean Clipper . FOUR HUNDRED AND THIRTEEN MILE * IN •^ • H ^ TWENTV-rOCB HOUR * . The new clipper Red Jacket , Captain Elridge , ( late Captain of the steam yacht , North Star , and of the packet ship Roscius , ) arrived in the Mersey on Tuesday afternoon , 24 th Jan ., after a run of thirteen days , one hour and twenty-five minutes , having left this port on the 11 th January . She is / © ne of the handsomest vessels ever built , possessing , jwi . it the greatest symmetry of model ,, immense strength and . carry ing capacity . Her dimensions are as follows : Registered length , 250 feet , ( extreme , 260 ;) beam , 45 feet ; depth , of hold amidships , 24 feet ; rise forward , 3 « feet ; registered measurement , 2 , 340 tons ; burden , 3 , 500 tons . From her log we learn that she made the following daily runs : Wednesday , 11 th , 103 miles ; 12 th , 150 ; 13 th , 265 ; 14 th , 311 ; 15 th , 217 ; 16 th , 106 ; 17 t...
Johnny Walker and Bill Hayes .. [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 25 February 1854
Johnny Walker and Bill Hayes .. This exciting match for the Championship i * going ahead , a further deposit of iClO aside having been mad * at . the lftst accounts . 1 &lt; V A ] £ Walker and the Spider . - Alf Walker took a benefit on the 6 th of the present month , previous to hi * I going into training for hisfight with the Sp ider for ^ 200 YJohnny Walker . * et-to on the occasion . i * . - . ¦ . . ¦ - . ,