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Page 2 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Placer Times — 15 September 1849
Died, On the 4th inst. in Happy Valley, John Livingston of New York, late pilot out of New York Harbor. STEPHEN C. MASSETT. CHAS. O. BREWSTER. MASSETT &amp; BREWSTER, Auction and Commission Merchants. Sacramento City. 19tf JEWETT &amp; MELHADO. Auction and Commission Merchants. Montgomery st. San Francisco. 19tf Buena Vista Rancho, Mokelome River. The undersigned having purchased the above property, heretofore known as Hitchcock's Ranch, six miles south of Hicks' &amp; Robinson's Ranch, 4 miles north of the Mokelomy Gold Diggings and in the centre of the Jackson Creek Mines, would call the attention of Miners and Retail Traders to his well assorted stock of Groceries Provisions, Liquors, Dry Goods, Boots, Shoes, Hats, Gold Washers, Mining Tools, &amp;c. &amp;c. consisting, in part, as follows : Pork, Beef, Cognac Brandy (pale and dark) Bacon, Hams, old Monongahela Whisky, Salmon, Jamaica Rum, old Rye Whisky, Pilot Bread, Madeira Wine, Port do,...
Page 3 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Placer Times — 15 September 1849
New Goods at Benicia City. WETMORE &amp; GRAY are receiving per ship Jane Parker and other arrivals, a general assortment of desirable goods, which they offer for sale at their new warehouse in Benicia : including boots and shoes, readymade clothing of all descriptions, blankets and dry goods, fine cutlery, hardware and builders' materials, plated and Britannia ware, looking glasses, beads, jewelry, military and fancy goods, gold scales, saddlery and harness, books, paper and stationery, crockery and glassware, tinware, woodenware and housekeeping utensils. Also, to arrive per barques Hebe, Kirkland, Edwd. Fletcher, and ships Duxbury and Charlotte, now due, a lot of fresh peaches, fresh tomatoes, and Baltimore fresh oysters in cans, pilot and navy bread, splendid premium cooking stoves, iron hollowware, platform and counter scales, flour, groceries and a few choice wines, with additional articles as above. These goods are all of the best quality. Traders from the mining and ...
Page 3 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Placer Times — 15 September 1849
Law Notice. JAMES S. THOMAS, Attorney at Law, and agent for the sale of city property, Sacramento city, California, Will give special attention to any professional business committed to his charge. The writing of Deeds, Mortgages, Leases, &amp;c. and the collection of debts promptly attended to. Refer to Hon Peter H Burnett, Sacramento city. Office on J street, with Burnett &amp; Rogers. au11 9t Notice to Gold Washers. L. W. Hastings &amp; co. have on hand at their store in Columa, about half a mile this side the saw-mill, and fifteen miles this side the middle Fork, an extensive assortment of everything used by the gold washers, which they will sell so low that the miners may well save themselves the trouble of packing from the low country. Columa is distant from Sutter's Fort forty-one miles Sacramento city, May 5th 2tf Dissolution. The copartnership heretofore existing under the style of S. Brannan &amp; Co. is this day dissolved by mutual consent....
Page 3 Advertisements Column 3 [Newspaper Article] — Placer Times — 15 September 1849
Notice to Miners, The Proprietors of the Town of Vernon, situated at the mouth of Feather River, respectfully represent To Miners, Traders and others upon the Yuba and Feather rivers, Moth, Fish and Bear Creeks, that they have perfected arrangements for the prompt transmission of Goods and Passengers to all the principal Mining Localities in this neighborhood. The establishment of Vernon as a depot for goods from the markets below and the recent increase of traders in the place, will, the undersigned trusts, enable the Mining community to procure outfits and provisions at rates as reasonable as at any other point on the Sacramento or Feather rivers. A Post Office has been established at Vernon, by order of the Postmaster General, and all letters sent to the undersigned will be forwarded by mail to the United States without delay. GILBERT A. GRANT, Agent of Proprietors of Vernon. Vernon. Aug. 6. 1849. au18 tf The Subscribers Offer for sale, on the arrival of the bark Maria, now one h...
Page 4 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Placer Times — 15 September 1849
Extensive Auction Sale at Sutter's Fort. MASSETT &amp; BREWSTER will sell at Public Auction on Monday, the first day of October next, at 11 o'clock, A. M. at Dring's Store, Sutter's Fort, the entire Stock of Merchandise of said concern. The above stock consists of Flour, Bread, Beef, Pork, Sugar, Coffee, Rice, Tea, Molasses, Sausages, Boots, Shoes, Picks, Spades, Blankets, Brandy, Gin, and Domestics of all kinds—together with a large stock of Clothing. N. B Full particulars can be obtained and the Goods seen upon application to Mr. Thomas White on the premises, or at the Sale Rooms of the subscribers. MASSETT &amp; BREWSTER, Auctioneers. Sacramento City, Sept. 12, 1849. 19to1 Valuable City Lots For Sale. The subscriber offers for sale the following desirable Lots in Sacramento City, viz : Nos. 1 &amp; 4 betw'n 10th &amp; 11th and N &amp; O sts. 1 do do do K &amp; L do 123&amp;4 do 7 do 8 do O &amp; P do 1 and 4 do 7 do ...
Page 4 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Placer Times — 15 September 1849
For the Mines. Birch's Express Line to Sutter's Mills, at Coloma, by way of Mormon Island. Leaves S. Brannan's store, Sacramento City, every morning at 7 o'clock. Returning will leave the St. Louis Exchange, at the Mills, every morning at 6 1 2 o'clock, (Sundays excepted ) Passengers can leave Sacramento City for Mormon Island (which is one mile from the North Fork) in the morning and return the same day, stopping one hour at the Island. All business entrusted to the Proprietor of this Line will be promptly attended to. Seats may be secured and farther information obtained by applying at the Stage Office, Front street, Sacramento City. JAMES BIRCH, Proprietor. Sacramento City. Sept. 1. 1849. 18 tf Melzeard &amp; Co.'s Express Between Sacramento City and Mormon Island. The above Express is now established and the undersigned are prepared to transact all business entrusted to them, such as the transmission of Money, Letters, Packages, or the purchase of Goods, with fidelity an...
Page 4 Advertisements Column 3 [Newspaper Article] — Placer Times — 15 September 1849
For Sale ! The subscriber having determined to return to the United States with his family, offers for sale the following property, viz.: his undivided half of the large and commodious Adobe Hotel, situated in Fort Sutter in Sacramento City and known as the Sutter House, together with the Corral and out-buildings, consisting of a large bake house and rooms adjoining, suitable for dwelling houses ; also a good well with patent pump, &amp;c. &amp;c. This is the best public house property in the Sacramento Valley, and has all the fixtures necessary for carrying on an extensive and lucrative business ; and cannot fail to make a fortune for any person who will purchase it and conduct it properly. Also for sale—3 desirable Lots of Ground in Sacramento City, near to the centre of business. Terms made known on application to the subscriber at Fort Sutter, or to Judge Townsend, at his office in Sacramento City. M. T. McCLELLAND. Sacramento City Aug. 13 1849 * 18 9t A Home for...
For the Placer Times. BALLAD [Newspaper Article] — Placer Times — 22 September 1849
For the Placer Times. BALLAD BY STEPHEN C. MASSETT. I never gave thee cause to break Thy vow, so finely given; I never thought that thou would'st make This heart so desolate, or shake My soul's belief in Heaven! I never thought thou would'st be one To blast me with a look of scorn — What to thee have I ever done To turn thy very heart to stone, Or plant in mine a thorn? What have I done that thou should'st wring These tears, that will unbidden start? Is there no balm to heal the sting That thy cold look will always bring And chill the life-blood of my heart ! No — but in after years, when I Shall be forgotten, thou shalt see From other realms beyond the sky My spirit from its home on high In visions bright watch over thee. The following paragraph from the Morning Star, published in New-York City, will not be found entirely destitute of common sense: No Restriction.—We submit to Congress the evident impolicy of restricting emigration from any quarter of the world to California, or re...
Page 1 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Placer Times — 22 September 1849
Business Cards. PLACER TIMES. Published Weekly, by J. H. Giles, for Edw. Gilbert and Edw. C. Kemble. Handbills, Business Cards and Circulars printed with accuracy and despatch. STEPHEN C. MASSETT. CHAS. O. BREWSTER MASSETT &amp; BREWSTER, Auction and Commission Merchants. Sacramento City. 19tf JEWETT &amp; MELHADO. Auction and Commission Merchants, Montgomery st. San Francisco. 19tf GILLESPIE, GERALD &amp; CO. J street, between 2d and 3d, Wholesale and retail dealers in Groceries, Provisions, and Mining Goods. au11 tf ROLFE &amp; CHEVER, Wholesale and Retail Dealers, Yuba City, corner of Water and B sts. au25 3**r T. M. AMES. Physician and Surgeon, Suttersville, Cal 2tf HENRY A. WEEKS, Physician and surgeon, Fremont, mouth of Feather River. jy28 13t* MARSHALL &amp; SANTRY, Wholesale and Retail Dealers in Dry Goods, Groceries, &amp;c. Sacramento city. 2tf Dr. T. L. CHAPMAN PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON, sacramento city. WHITLOCK &amp; G...
Page 2 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Placer Times — 22 September 1849
Died, On 16th inst. after an illness of two weeks, of dysentery, Chester Ingersol, of Vermont. On 31st ult. of chronic diarrhœa, Ithamar Whiting, late of Tepic, Mexico. aged 56. M. B. ANGLE, Physician, Surgeon and Accoucheur, Office on K street, between 4th and 5th sts. Sacramento city. 20 3t*r DR. STOCKING, Surgeon Dentist, Offers his services to the citizens of Sacramento City and vicinity. Dr. S. having had several years' practice, is prepared to perform any operation in his profession with skill and after the latest and most approved method. Office 2d building from J on 3d st. 20 tf
Page 3 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Placer Times — 22 September 1849
CHARLES E G MORSE, JOHN DUNNING, St Louis, Mo New York city MORSE, DUNNING &amp; CO. City Market — Provision Dealers, Fresh and salt Meats of the finest quality Orders promptly filled Particular attention paid to supplying hotels, steamboats and shipping — Our advice is, to come early for choice cuts. J street, between Front and Second. Sacramento City. Sept 22, '49 20 3tr _ _ Dissolution. The Partnership heretofore existing in Sacramento City under the name, style and firm of J. P. Rittenhouse &amp; Co. is this day dissolved by mutual consent. The business will hereafter be conducted by Thomas C. D. Olmstead on his individual account, who is authorized to collect all the debts due the late firm and will pay all demands against the same. J. P. RITTENHOUSE. THOS. C. D. OLMSTEAD, 20 3t* W. E. KEYES. All persons indebted to the above firm will please step up to the captain's office and settle. Sacramento City. Sept 17. 1849 _ _ Co-partnership Notice The subscribers have...
Page 3 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Placer Times — 22 September 1849
Doct R M Rodrigues, Formerly of New Orleans. La. offers his professional services in its various branches to the citizens of Sacramento City and vicinity and respectfully solicits a share of public patronage ; he confidently believes from his experience in practice and especially the great success he has had in fever and diarrhœa in this climate, that he will be fully able to give general satisfaction—it is only necessary to try his remedies to become convinced. Office at Messrs Peyton, Cornet &amp; McCarver's store on 2d near J street. 20 3t*r Dr C. B. Zabriskie, Physician and Surgeon, can be consulted at his office in reference to all diseases incident to his profession. P. S. A large assortment of choice medicines for sale. Office in rear of Mr. Gates's boarding house. jv21tf Deeds, Mortgages, Powers of Attorney and articles of agreement executed with promptitude and legal precision by the subscriber at his office. He will likewise attend to land surveying. Office in rear...
Page 3 Advertisements Column 3 [Newspaper Article] — Placer Times — 22 September 1849
Notice ! The subscriber offers for sale at Sutter (late Sutterville), the following articles at a great bargain. to close the concerns of several Mining Associations—viz : The fast sailing American Baltimore clipper brig Orbit, coppered and copper-fastened. launched October 1846, 157 tons register, will carry 200 tons, full and perfect inventory. now ready for sea without repairs, draws 7 1-2 feet laden. Also—The entire cargo of the brig Orbit direct from New York, consisting of a large assortment of Goods for the Mining and Farming business, pork, beef, pilot and navy bread, coffee, tea, sugar, salt, molasses, brandy. whiskey, ale, vinegar, crowbars, pickaxes, tools of all kinds, cooking stoves and a large lot of Goods too numerous to mention. Consignment No 2—1 ton iron (assorted sizes) ; 2800 feet oak plank (3 inch) ; 2 large tents and poles ; 2 gold washers ; 9 kegs spikes ; 3 purchase blocks (large) , 1 lot 5 inch Manilla rope (extra) ; 1 blacksmith forge and tools ; 1 splendid...