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Page 4 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Sacramento Transcript — 1 April 1850
SAN FRANCISCO CARGO of SCHOONER "HARRIET LAWRENCE - Now landing and for sale, consisting in part of— Pickles lobsters, olives, syrups, preserved meats, to mato ketchups, Salaeratus, pepper sauce, blaifl books, paper, ink assorted, hardware, carpeiS ters' tools, spring, balances, platform ; scale»:s do. on wheels, copper scales with weights gold scales with weights, axes, brushes, hams, butter, beans, cheese, mess pork, : piicsl bread, mess beef, revolvers, percussion cap&amp;^^ fancy goods, soaps, table salt, crockery ware,' ? * clothing, tin ware, castors, castor bottles brick, etc. SIMMONS, LILLY &amp; CO., f apl-tf Sacramento st, San Francisco. Burgoyne &amp; Co., Bankers, 'i SAN . FRANCISCO.^^BBjSgW ' M J^XCHANGE for sale on NewOr-1 leans, New York, and principal cities, 'l Gold dust shipped arid insured. C ' M Agents in New Orleans— -Messra' Ma unselJK White &amp; Co. Agents in New York—J Messrs. W m . Hoge &amp; Co. pQ Any business for u...
Important Message of the President. [Newspaper Article] — Sacramento Transcript — 3 April 1850
Important Message of the President. p^ In looking over our exchanges, although - we found frequent mention made of the President's message in relation to California, its Government, &amp;c M yet it was with some difficulty that we could find the message itself. ' As many of our readers will probably be unable to procure it, and as we are confident : that ' it, and the accompanying documents, cannot fail to be of deep interest to every Californian, although they occupy a large . space in our issue of to-day, we have determined to give them in full. j The message was sent to the House of Representatives in reply to a call made by that body for information concerning the Territory, of California. The President lays before them his views touching the matter, and informs them of the steps he has taken relative to our new. State. Accompanying the message will be found letters of instruction, ; addressed, to Wm. V. Voorhies, Esq., and Hon. Thomas Butler King, prior to their departu...
Henri Herz. [Newspaper Article] — Sacramento Transcript — 3 April 1850
Henri Herz. Herz is among us ; — the soul of harmony, the delight of the musical world, the great composer, and perhaps the best pianist of the present day. In looking over the list of passengers that arrived last steamer, almost hid in the multitude of names that one has never heard before, appeared the short and modest name of Henri Herz. There was nothing to distinguish that name ; nothing to tell us that a genius had come into our midst, borne by the mighty stream of emigration ; nothing to show that a kindred spirit with Handel, with Beethoven, with Haydn, with Rossini, had arrived. But the community of San Francisco were surprised to learn that ii enri Herz, the great pianist, to whose music thousands in the capitals of Europe and America had listened with rapture, had actually wandered to this far shore. We should as soon thought of seeing Macready or Ellen Tree, upon the boards of San Francisco and Sacramento, as Herz among us, and were at a loss to know what should have ind...
The Election. [Newspaper Article] — Sacramento Transcript — 3 April 1850
The Election. Below we give the returns from our city d county, so far as heard from. Up to three o'clock this morning the votes on the county ticket, which were polled in Sacramento, had not been canvassed. We publish the entire vote on the city ticket It will be seen th t the whole numbfr of votes polled for Mayor are 2,493 ; and that Bigelow's majority over all others is 323. The largest vote polled for any one man was 2,284, which elected Barton Lee, Esq., for the office of City Treasurer. We hope in our next paper to present to our readers the entire returns from our county, as well as those from many others of our State. CITY TICKET. Gordon Hub- Bull's Fort. To-■..''•i-ii: House, bard's. Head. tal. Mayor — . . 11. Bigelow, .. : 823 252 298 -35 1408 Joseph Grant, 159 171 . 90 8 428 Thos. J. Henley, 227 166 111 1 565 P.R.. Haight, 57 16; .35 — 103 K. Matheson, — 5 5 John Nichols, .. ' — ,'..". .'q — . — 6 Scattering, 25 2 * — — 30 Recorder — . r; ;; B.F.Washington 570 191 157 20...
The Election on Monday. [Newspaper Article] — Sacramento Transcript — 3 April 1850
The Election on Monday. On Monday last the streets of Sacramento presented a scene of excitement such as we were totally unprepared to see. Bands of music paraded, pistols were fired, and on the whole, no one could mistake that it was election day. Horsemen were dashing through the streets calling the citizens to the polls, and innumerable ticket distributors importuned each voter, crowding around him, hustling him on, and loading the hands of the poor confused hombre with ballot? on which was every conceivable combination of names. There were three parties in the field, viz : the "No Organization," the " Regular Democratic" and the "Rancho" parties. Grant headed the latter, being their candidate for Mayor ; and, mounting the head of a pork barrel, he rallied his forces to the polls. If talking would do any good, f\nd if every thing he said with regard lo his own high qualifications and the utter incapacity of the other candidates was to be believed all would have to grant Grant to ...
Tehama Theatre. [Newspaper Article] — Sacramento Transcript — 3 April 1850
Tehama Theatre. We dropped into this popular place of amusement last evening, when the play of " The Rent Day, or Villany Unmasked," was about half finished. The seats were full The character of Martin Haywood was taken by Mr. Nesbitt, while Mrs. Kerby sustained that of Rachel Haywood. As we had not listened to the firbt part of the play, we were not, of course, prepared to enter into the entire spirit of the scene which was enacting when we went in ; but so perfectly had Mr. Nesbitt and Mrs. Kirby comprehended their parts, and so thrillingly did they enact the scene where Haywood suspects his wife of inconstancy, that we had no time for surprise at the talent displayed, but were immediately transported into that state of sympathy so necessary to enjoy truly a thrilling drama. We are happy to see that Mrs. Kerby is fast recovering her great fault, that of restraining herself too much in scenes where passion is to be depicted. That effort she makes to avoid anything of the ranting or...
A Rehearsal. [Newspaper Article] — Sacramento Transcript — 3 April 1850
A Rehearsal. We have heard of a cargo of warming-pans being sent to Cuba by some sharp speculator, and of Dame Fortune's smiling upon him by the discovery which the inhabitants of that warm clime made, that the aforesaid warm-ing-pans could be put to admirable use as dippers in the manufacture of sugar. We have heard of " Great Caesar dead and turned to clay," stopping "a hole to keep the wind away;" but the most singular instance of quaint appropriation, and at the same time the most serio-comic, which we have ever seen, occurred on Monday last, during the heighth of the election excitement. ¶ While Grant was expatiating to the amused crowd,—while electioneerers for Bigelow and Flenley were shouting, and *mulas* neighing in their most sonorous and consumptive style, —just as the stage from Mormon Island drove down J street, there dashed round the corner of second and K streets in the most approved style, a hearse with driver and out rider. In the tail of the hearse sat two serious ...
Benefit of Advertising. [Newspaper Article] — Sacramento Transcript — 3 April 1850
Benefit of Advertising. The Pacific News of Saturday last, makes the following just remarks on the benefits to be derived from advertising : We have been allowed the pleasure of perusing a letter from an extensive provision dealer at Madison, Indiana, to one of the heaviest wholesale houses in this city, received by the last steamer, which shows the advantage of advertising in the Pacific News. The letter is dated January 24, 1850, and by permission, we make the following extract "We are largely engaged in the provision business in this place, and have been for a number of years Recently our attention has been directed to your place as a market for articles of provision : but having no acquaintance in your city, and being without reliable advices we have not ventured to make shipments, although we have felt an inclination to do so. To-day a paper was put in our hands, the Pacific News, published in your city, November 14, 1849 Seeing your "card in which, we take the liberty of writi...
POSTSCRIPT. [Newspaper Article] — Sacramento Transcript — 3 April 1850
POSTSCRIPT. Up to half-past three o'clock this morning the " Senator" had not arrived ; we regret, therefore, that we cannot present to our readers in this day's issue the latest intelligence from below. We shall publish, however, upon our Bulletin Board to-day any important items of news which she may bring. We are happy to state that the gentleman mentioned in our last paper, who was at the hospital of Drs. Morse &amp; Stillman, having been injured by a splinter from the sycamore log which was blown up by the workmen who were splitting it, has so far recovered from the effects of the blow that he is able to go out. Steamship Crescent City. — This splendid vessel left New York for New Orleans, via Havana on the 20th of February. On the 4th of March, she took her departure from New Orleans for Chagres direct. HP Henry Giles, the popular lecturer, was married on the 19th of January, at Bangor, Me., to Miss H. L. Lord. The Paris Journal des Debats states that Russia is making ...
Page 3 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Sacramento Transcript — 3 April 1850
DIED, In this city, Ist inst., James H. Crocker, son of Capt. Rowland R. Crocker, of New Bedford, Mass, aged 43 years, a member of the Masonic Order of the Royal Arch Ma sons. It was his request to be buried under Masonic honors, and the funeral will take :&gt;lace from Capt. Rowland Gelston's store, in J street, this (Wednesday) morning, at 10 o'clock. His friends and acquaintances art mrticularly requested to attend. He was the only child of Capt. C. who is well knowi las having been commander of one of the ! London packet chips from New York, for 25 1 or 30 years.
Page 3 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Sacramento Transcript — 3 April 1850
There are now building for the American Navy four steamers — Powhatan, Susquehanna, Saranac, and San Jacinto. The first at Norfolk, the second at Philadelphia, the third at Portsmouth, N. H., and the last at , New York. Attention ! Members of the Hook and Ladder Company, No. 1, of Sacramento City, are ordered to meet at the Hall, on L street, adjoining Ihe Tayloe Company store, on WEDNESDAY EVENING, April 3d. at 7 o'clock, p. m., for the purpose of adopting By-Laws and other business. F. F. ANDREWS, Assistant Foreman. S. B. Elwell, Secretary. City Market. MORSE &amp; DUNNING would inform their numerous customers and the public in general, that they are now prepared to supply them with the choicest BEEF, VEAL, MUTTON &amp; PORK, that the country affords, at the lowest market rates, for cash. We have also made arrangements with ihe proprietnrs of the best SALMON FISHERY on the river, to be supplied with the best of Fish during the coming season, alive. No expense will ...
Page 3 Advertisements Column 3 [Newspaper Article] — Sacramento Transcript — 3 April 1850
Gillespie &amp; Monson, LAND AGENTS. OFFICE corner J and Front streets. Desirable lots for saleo and to lease — dwellings, offices and stores to rent, in Sacramento, Vernon and Marysville. apl-tf r Morrill &amp; Hamblin, BLACKSMITHS,. HAVING now completed their new establishment, on ! Fourth, between J and K streets, are prepared to receive all orders appertaining to their business. Steamboat, Ship, Wagon and House work done in the ; best style and at the shortest notice. Shoeing executed with neatness and despatch. Those having Steamboat or Ship work, would do well to call, as from long experience in that line of business we flatter ourselves that we will be able to give entire satisfaction to all who may patronise us. We would particularly call the attention of Miners to our assortment. Our picks are warranted, and excelled by none, and have the most extensive sale of any in the country. Thankful for past favors, we would respectfully solicit a continuance of the p...
Gathered Flowers. [Newspaper Article] — Sacramento Transcript — 3 April 1850
Gathered Flowers. ' for the Sacramento Transcript.] BY THRENDOS. A mother's love ! How sweetly does it reach to us from afar, growing stronger as it increases, and fonder as time rolls on ! It is a singular fact, and yet one which we believe is universally recognized, that each generation looks forward to the rising with a far more absorbing love than it does back to the setting. Its arms reach out to guard it from injury ; its thoughts are ever of its welfare ; and when its hairs silver over, and its brow is furrowed with the wrinkles of many years, still does it rejoice in ils offspring ; fondly doting over its honor, and weeping over its disgrace. Still does it bear with it, more ready to forgive than censure, more ready to forget the past and to assist in raising from the very frequency of its fall! It is well that it is so. For manhood seems placed between the two generations ; and, while the rising cling to it for support, the setting lean upon it in their decline. To one, how...
A Bill to Incorporate Sacramento City. [Newspaper Article] — Sacramento Transcript — 3 April 1850
A Bill to Incorporate Sacramento City. The people of the Stale of California, represented in Senate and Assembly, do enact a» follows :■ Section 1. 'All that tract of laud lying within the limits and boundaries hereinafter mentioned, that is to say : Begining at the junction of the American Fork with the Sacramento river ; thence down said Sac*arnento river to V street as designated on the map or plan of Sacramento City, en file in the Recorder's office in said city ; thence along said V street east to the point where said V street intersects Thirty-First street r as designated on said map ; thence along the said ThirtyFirst street until the same intersects the American Fork ; thence along the American Fork to the place of beginning ; the said boundaries extending to the middle of said Sacramento river and American Fork, shall henceforth be known by the name of Saeranafinto City. Sec. 2. For the government of said city there shall be a Mayor, Recorder and Council, to consist of nine...
Page 4 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Sacramento Transcript — 3 April 1850
SAN FRANCISCO. gIMMONS^Bt^ V l^, now landing from ship "Argonaut," thick and fine V boots ; and shoes; women's shoes; white, fancy, hickory and woolen shirts; wool socks; ] under shirts and drawers; fancy goods; accord eons | cider and wine vinegar; blackberry bounce; wooden ware; ; clothing, etc. -' ; apl-tf &gt; .vl; ■■ Sacramento street. : . ll v Marvin &amp; Hitchcock, '■ 1 GENERAL STATIONERS AND^ BOOKSELLERS, : TXAVE constantly on hand a ; select -■"*• assortment of Fine Stationery, to which they call the attention of the mercantile community and the public in general. 'v For sale, at their ProNEER 1 Book Store, in Clay street, on Portsmouth Square. : .' jvj ? h' ; \ i Merchants and others visiting ! San Francisco are invited, to call and examine the above ] stock. :': -^ :c'T ■, ''\ / ': " it^' j '-^ ' if N. B. Invoices purchased on liberal terms. San Francisco, March 15, 1850. r r apl-3m