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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Edgefield advertiser. — 25 July 1839

- 7 . - Junius snys that injuries may be for giien, but insults so debase the mind be low its level, that nothing but revenge can satisfy it. Blair, of the Gldbej calls the South Carolina politicians "our State Rights Friends," and possesses too much respect for them to suppose their conli dence would be won by hollow ilattety." &c. Now this is combined insult and in jury of so gross a character, that on Junius' principle ,nonhing shoft of Blair's ears can atone for it.-Rich. Whig. The above extract is both truculent and amusing. The South Carolina politicians care vfry little, what Blair calls them. All they ask, is for the Administration to carry out its professions honestly and fear lessly. It is said to be good for a man to know the opinion of his neighbors about him. The following is the opinion of a contem porary, just over the Savannah riverabout South' Carolina. Though it is unfavora ble,, it is expressed in a bumorous man ner. From tk Augdsta Chron. & Sentincl. Whil...

Publication Title: Edgefield Advertiser
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Edgefield advertiser. — 25 July 1839

1~1 THE FAR.WF.R. A Soxd.-13i. J. 1Ena Sg-at a-ielingofthe Agricultural Sociely a! -. Nqic-runstrick. A Farmet's life is th fUiifor me; own I live.it dearly; a lsvery season fulM of glee, Itake~its lab'oti-dhrly rToeplgugh orsow To reap, or mow, er in the barn to tiresh-Sir, AlI'v one to-me; - plauilyS'e - -Twill bring e health and cash, sir. The lawyer leads a barrass'd life, Much like that of a hunted- Otter, And 'tween his own and other's strifre, He's always in hot water, For foe or friend, A cause defend. However wrong must be, Sir, In reason's spite, Maintain '1i6 right And dearly earn his fee, Sir. The Doctor's s,tyl'd a gentleman, But this I hold but hmnming; For like a tavern waiting man To every call he's coming' Now here, now there, Must he repair, Or starve. Sir, by denying; Like death himfelf, Unhappy elf, flelives by others'dying. A farmer's life then let me live, Obtaining, while I lead it. Enough for self. and some to give To such poor souls as need it. I'll drain an...

Publication Title: Edgefield Advertiser
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Edgefield advertiser. — 1 August 1839

"IWe will cling to tho pillars of the temple of our lihertics, PIERRE F. LABORDE, Editor. amW. F. D Pubisher. andl if it must fall wve wvill perish amidst the ruins." VOLVTIE We. Wg1efil Couri Uuusm. U . August t. V3Z9. - ~.~ TERMS. The EDGFELD ADVERTISER i' pub lished every Thursday morning at Three Dollars per annum, if paid in advance Three Dollars and Filly Cents if not paid before the expiration of Six M outlas from the date of Subscription-and Four Dol lars if not paid within Twelve Monihs. Subscribers obt of the State are required to pay in adrance. No subscription received for less than one year, and no paper discontinued until all arrearages are paid. except at the op lion of the Publisher. All subscriptioni will be continued un less otherwise ordered before the expira tion of the year. Any person procuring five Subscribers and becoming respont-ible for the same, shall receive the sixth copy gralis. Advertisements conspir nously inserted it 62J cents per square, (12 lites, ...

Publication Title: Edgefield Advertiser
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Edgefield advertiser. — 1 August 1839

Commuicationls. For the Advertiser. AUGUSTA BRIDGE. Extracts from the interrogatories rind an swers of Wm. Lankin, former Sheriff. In the Circuit Court of thc U. States for the Dis trict of Georgia. Henry Shulz and Christo pher Breithaupt, complain tnts, vs, The Bank of the .In Eguity. State of Georgia and others, defendants. luterrogatories to be propounded to Wil !iam Lamkin, formerly Sheriff of Rich mond County. now residing in Dooly County, in the State of Georgia, a Witness for the Complainants, and to be examined in chief in the above cause, Qttestion. Did you or did you not, on the 3d day of March, 1821, by the direc tion of Richard Henry Wilde, Esq and Samuel Hale, acting as the agents of the ank of the State of Georgia, take forci ble possession of the Georgia end of the Augtsta Bridg from John McKinnie ad Ueniv Shultz? Witness answers that he didl, by the di rection of R. . Wilde, E-q., plaintils' ottot ney, levy on the Auigutsta Bride, and by the direction and per-smal as...

Publication Title: Edgefield Advertiser
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Edgefield advertiser. — 1 August 1839

Province of Corrientes, encouraged by the French authorites at Montevideo, about to make war upon the Provinces. And ror conveniencesake they directed their first operatiots against the Province of Entre Rios. NEw ORLEANS. July 16. From Texas.-The arrival of the steam er Columbia, last night, puts us in posses sion of news frorn Texas to the 12th inst. of which the following may he considered the principal items. Soume sickness prevailed in Houston. It was reported that an army of 4000 Mexicans had advanced to Matators. This intelligence made little impression on the minds of the Texi'ans, whose attention was principally turned to the lndiatt frou tier. A large hody of Texians, regulatrs, volunteers, and militia, had marched to the Northern frontier. where it was under stood Indian parties fromn 20 tribes, were about to meet them, The result was ex peeted anxiously. The Texians it was said, were determined to compel the In dians to abandon the Northern counties, and it was thought t...

Publication Title: Edgefield Advertiser
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Edgefield advertiser. — 1 August 1839

P11LOSPiUCTUS. fill be published in Augusta. Ga on the first Saturday of October. 1:439.the first numsber of a ekl'cdy Journal, tobe calltd The Noatheri Bioneer: Devoted to the Literatur. nsntmii., and A musements of the --onth. ]DRowNE. CUSHSEY& 3ICCAFFERTY PUWbTiakcYS, CHARLES VVATr Rtics. Editor. T HE South is the nattral hatnte of Literat ure. T hie ha.-evver beet -o. Iic:e. stro led andl su tier the r:'s of t;i- ihrvid slu; Ita ly and Greece. have, frout their first waleining itito beint asz (iviliz. na;ions, uiordeil their Poets and Ordators. The Literary ithrrima ever bends his step to the South of urope, as his most fivo:ed shrine: while there. fond me m1ories th1rong to his imit:d, of the epic strains of Iloner, th soothing n.-asures ofth.- 3lantuan Swan, the exulting odes of Horace and the hitio- s-ircasns of .1tivenal. W%"hile in ma-r nits reelini; to the inemorv of the fearful fitrains of j)ante, the epic iena-ores of the maid 11mani Tasso, the stol s:rains. tf Pe'tr...

Publication Title: Edgefield Advertiser
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Edgefield advertiser. — 8 August 1839

We will cling to the pillars of the temple of our liberties, PIERRE Fe LABOIPD~, E ditor. -.W. .TiSOPbihr and if it must fall we will perish amidst the ruins..E VOLUMINE Iv. TVAel ClUon a r ou-se; 1. 11. .AnguSt 1 S? .1.(3. TER3I S. The EDGEFIELD ADVERTISER i% pUb lished every Thursday moring at Three Dollars per annum, if paid in advance Three Dollars aud Fifty Cents if not paid before the expirationti of Six M onths from the date of Subscription-and Foue Dol- - lars if not paid within Twelve Months. Subscribers out of the State are required. to pay in advance. No subscription received for less than one year, and no paper discontinued until all arrearages are paid. except at the op tion of the Publisher. All subscriptioni will he continued un less otherwise ordered before the expira tion of the year. Any person procuring five Subscribers and becoming responsible for the saie, shall receive the sixth copy grafts. Advertisements conspic uously inserted at 62J cents per square, (12 li...

Publication Title: Edgefield Advertiser
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Edgefield advertiser. — 8 August 1839

P1iscebaneous. From the Macon Messenfer. To the Cotton Planters, Merchants, Fac tors. and Presilents and Directors of the several Banks of the Southern States: CIRCULAR. Pellou cii:en.e--ierested like your selves in the cultivition and di-sposal -ol the great staple of A merican agriculture and commerce, we have accidentally met in this cit v, in the midst ofa crisis which dis closes some sirikingly mnr)!t1-nitits features in the history of this most important branch of the trad(e of outr country When thc cotton crop of *the United States was a mere item in the trade, and did not reach a production exceeding five hundred thousaud balesit was perhaps safe to conaider it as one among many articles of harter and exchange, which, left entire ly to the fortuitou ci.-cumstances of cotm ncrce, would find its lev-l under the influt ence of the ordinary laws of trade, with out the necestity ofrreortingto any means of precautionary protection. Times, however, have changed. Cot ton has passed ...

Publication Title: Edgefield Advertiser
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Edgefield advertiser. — 8 August 1839

The average result of the Railroads jow in operatiofn in the United Sinies i4, that the, give a yearly interest of five and a half per cent. on the cap.tul invested. This re suit must he regarded as very satisfactory because the greatest part of the lines have only been a few years in operation. From tkc Savannah Georgian. FROM FLORIDA. We insert the following letter from a Ylorida correspondent,. premising that while he has stated affairs pretty much as, we fear, they exist it that territory, lie ap pears to have'indulged a disposition t draw on his imagination for the proclamna tion inclosed, which, though never before gazetted, is, we apprehend, a Mdir exposi tion of the spirit of the Tallahassees. " Dear Sir,-This is the 27th of July. On the 16th, according to proclamation. all tne Indians were to have been -intra limites" south of Pease Creek, but, nlas, no such good news can he told. The Indianas have not gone south, nor do I believe they intend to do so. The Tallahassees say,...

Publication Title: Edgefield Advertiser
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Edgefield advertiser. — 8 August 1839

PROCLAMATION. EXECUTIVE DrPARTMENT. Cohinoilin, S C July 5. 13 '. T."g HIER EAS, tionnation has been receiv ed at this eleartmem, :btat Wili..m Ilucks, late ot St. Stephens Parish was mazir tiered by two fagitive Slaves named Cienry and Phillis. oil the 17th da \ oiJ line last. in the Parish ofSt. Joha Berder. w:ile conveving said fAIaitive*s to tiae Walk onse in Charleston. NOW K.NIOW, YE, that to the end jnstice may be done. and tha, the perpetrators of this atrocious murder n:t be brought to legal trial and vondig punishinti, I do hercby offera re vardof TulRE.. IIUNI)ItE) aid .IFTY DOLLARS tbr thoirapprehension and delive ry ito some Jail ol'this State. or wo Hundred Dollars for the apprehensioin of lenry aloeand iis delivery into so1me Jail, or one hundred and fifty ;)olltrs Ir the apprehension and de!ivery of Phillis alone into some Jail of the Sta:e. The descri -tion )fsaid slaves by the witnes ses before the Jury of Imptest is as folows - Hec:!rv is des--rbed as rathera ligi...

Publication Title: Edgefield Advertiser
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Edgefield advertiser. — 15 August 1839

"We will cling to the pillars of the temple of our liberties, W . and if it must fall we will perish amidst the ruins. TERMS. The EDGEFIELD ADVFRTISER iq pub lished every Thursday morning at Three Dollars per annum, if paid in advance Three Dollars and Fily Cents if not paid before the expiration ot Six Months froim the date of Subscription-and Four Dol lars if not paid within Twelve Months. Subscribers out of the State are required to pay in advance. No subscription received for less than one year, and no paper discointinijed until all arrearages are paid. except at the op tion of the Publisher. All subscriptioni will he continued un less otherwise ordered before the expira tion of the year. Any person procuring five Subscribers nnd becoming responsible for the same, shall receive the sixth copy gratis. - Advertisements conspictuously inserted at 62h cents per square, (12 lines, or les.) for the first insertion, and 43J ets. for each continuance Those published monthly, or quarterl...

Publication Title: Edgefield Advertiser
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Edgefield advertiser. — 15 August 1839

sucsectedt whose principles nec m -1. 'Ie, (the Telegraph,) nusthesenci bleI th11 the change would benefit his principles even were that change to clevate Web. ster himself, for. it is impossible that State Riglhts canl be in worse hands thai)h< Force Bill men, Proclaniationists," &e. Now, in these sentinents, the Whig while necusing the Teleraph of man wor ship. &c., shows imost clearly tlhat his om soul is wrapt tip in the desire if elevatm: o certain mnan to thme throne. le seems it firet tly history of the last few montls ;nd bury at once his rtoFussi-D St:at Rights feeling in a Presidential contest f -or it is imposible that Siate Righti can lie in worse bands than Force Bill mei and Proclamnationi"ts 1" So say we. BU who were louder inl their clamors for the Force Dill than the National Republicans 1 Who passed it but Webster and Clay 1 Who openly, in a speech, approved of th; principles of the Proclaumation. but Clay 1 Whatever the present administration nan have d...

Publication Title: Edgefield Advertiser
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Edgefield advertiser. — 15 August 1839

Te Baiuk of England a Borrower. The Pennsylvunian) states,on the authority of private letters, that the Bank of Eng land has borrow ed a large auount of spe cie romn the Bank ,of France. This mea sure is resorted to, in order to save herself From bankruptcy. [low humiliating must this be to the Great Regulator! In our own country, we have seen a United States Bank on the very verge of hank ruptcy, and powerless before the mighty convulsion which shook the commercial world. Still, we have politicians who wish to fix a mammoth institution of this character, upon ns forever; an institution, mighty for evil, bu: powerless for good! The New York Herald, of the 1st of August, says, that " a'large amount of specie has gone out by the packets sailing to-day. The Great Western has on board $230,000 ; the British Queen, 8227,000; and the packet ship Ontario, 8143,000. The Ontario and Baltimore about $200,000 together, making in all $800,000." A New Orleans paper, of July the 30th. says, that ...

Publication Title: Edgefield Advertiser
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Edgefield advertiser. — 15 August 1839

PROCLANMATION4 EXECUTIVE DFPARTMENT, Columbia, S. C July 5. 183-. W H EREAS. information has been receiv ed at this Department, that Willi.m backs, late of St. Stepheins Paris~h. was mur dered by two fugitive Slaves nmed Henry and Phillis, on the 17th da-. ofJnne last. in the Parish of St. Johns Berklev. while. convevin said fugitivles tothe Work floitse in Charleston NOW KNOW, YE, that to the end justice may be done, and that th!, perpetrators of this atrocious marder ma be bronght to legal trial and condign punishment. I do hereby otler a re vardof THRE!. HUNDRED and IIFTY DOLLARS for their ap'prehehsion and delive Sinto some Jail of this State, or wo Hundred Dollars for the apprehension of Henry alone and his delivery into sme Jail, or one handlred and fifty Dollars for the apprehension a nd delivery of Phillis alone into sonme Jail of thI e taie. The description of said slaves by the witnes ses before the Jury -of Inquest is as fiolow; - Henry is deserbed as rather a lightcoloie...

Publication Title: Edgefield Advertiser
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Edgefield advertiser. — 22 August 1839

"We will cling to the pillars of the temple of our liberties, PIERRE F. LABORDE, Editor. and if it must fall we will perish amidst the ruins." W. VOLTTIE MV Eag4Xj &C~ u~ 1bsf.C.Ags je123.N .9 TE RM1 S. The EDGEFIELD ADVCRTISEP. is pub lished every Thursday morning at Three Dollars per annum, if paid in advance Three Dollars and Fifty Cents if not paid before the expiration of Six Months from the date of Subscription-and Four Dol lars if not paid within Twelve Months. Subscribers out of the State are required to pay in advance. N subscription received for less than one year, and no paper discontinued until all arrearages are paid. except at the op tion of the Publisher. All subscription.; will be continued un less otherwise ordered before the expira Lion of the year. Any person procuring five Subscrihers and becoming responsible for the same, shall receive the sixth copy gratis. Advertisements conspir iously inserted at 2j cents per square, (12 lines, or less,) for the first ins...

Publication Title: Edgefield Advertiser
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Edgefield advertiser. — 22 August 1839

Mislcellaneous8. From the resille Mountaineer. THE SPRINGS OF SPARTAN BURGH DISTRLcr. It might seem superfluous, at t-,is time, to speak of the distinguished watering places to be found in the District of Spar tanburgh, were the facts as well known abroad as they are at home. The libera lity which has estahlished, and the ele gant taste which has adorned these fash ionable places of resort, is beyond all praise, and worthy of the most extensive encouragement and patronage. Thou sands during the presen season have al ready tested the ntfic'acy of the waters and the hospitality of the establishments. They have been the resort of the young and the beautiful-the wealthy and the in tellectual, as well as the aged and infirm the sick and the alicted-all have been henefitted or gratified by their visit to the Temples of Hygeia. and the season pro raises fully to sustain the popularity with which it commenced. No South Caroli nian can visit the extensive establishments at theLinestone andGl...

Publication Title: Edgefield Advertiser
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Edgefield advertiser. — 22 August 1839

We have received the fir.t, second aud subsequent numbers of the Daily News. a paiper published by Messrs. Pritchard and Bush, at Augusta, Ga. It is full of fun; but stialI contains articles of a grave cha racter. The principles of the Editors are democratic. We will publish the pros pectus shortly. The paper opens with the following inugural "This morning we present to our friendi 6ud patrons the first number of our paper. It is not established to favor or oppose any political party---promote any particular moral dogma-or intended to advance any interest or cause, other than the disse mination of the general news of the day. That is its object---none other. * Upon every question which may agi tate the public mind, of a local or general nature, we shall express ourselves fully and freely; and although we may occa sionally. differ with our readers, we shall claim for ourselves the same integrity of purpose, that we would ever willingly and most cordially yield to them. - It is imposs...

Publication Title: Edgefield Advertiser
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Edgefield advertiser. — 22 August 1839

PROCLAMATION. XECU'rIVE OFPARTMENT, ( Colonmbia. S. C .luly .v. Is:' . W 11 AS. ntillrt iont has been, rerceiv ed atths de lten,'at Willi -m v~hu It~l -t :l Il lineks. late of'Sa. S.uehri.s 'arish. was mur d-:red by tw ut Slavesnoed ileury ndPhillis ott th 7th da-. of.I inne Ia-r. i: the 1Parislh of :t. Juls flter.ley, wihile Couevin.: -zid Plfitivos -tote Work Hloutse in C.harleston. NOW KNOW, XE, that to the end jnstice av he,, don:-..ind th:v lhe, perpetrators of' this atriscion: natrde-r ut be bhtitati, to legal trial and condign nnishment. 1 do lereb-.- olfet a re ward of I1l !t. I URIE.) and ilF'TY DOLLAi.S for thir atrehension and deb ye rv tito some Jail olthis :atc. ir woi liwled Dollars lbr the appreh-nsion ofilfenry :tltn:e -mil his deliverv intos .11e Jail. or one :tu.lr' (I :tmd fity Dollairs for the apprehension and delhicry ,11 i-lls alone into sivome .:,ti of tue .4tate. The de. cri:-tio: osaid slaves I the waines ces befoe the Jiry of Ingnest is as Ito lows - Jl:rv ...

Publication Title: Edgefield Advertiser
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Edgefield advertiser. — 29 August 1839

EWe will cling to the pillars of the temple of our liberties, - F. U Publisher. and if it must fall we will perish amidst the ruins." VOLUJIYE IV- VUcgefitl& COwrt 110use, s. .August cm. isaiD,3~ TERMS. The EDGEFIEhD ADVERTISER jq pull lished every Thursday morning at Three Dollars per annum, if paid in advance Three Dollars and Fitly Cents if not paid before the expiration of Sir Months from the date of Subscription--and Four Dol lars if not paid within Twelve Months. Subscribers out of the State are required to pay in advance. No subscription received for less that) one year, and no paper discontinued until all arrearages are paid. except at the op- c tion of the Publisher. c All subscription4 will he'continued un- t less otherwise ordered before the expira tion of t be year. Any person procuring five Subscribers -and becoming responsible for the same, shall receive the sixth copy gratis. t Advertisements conspicuously inserted at 624 cents per square, (12 lines, or less,) c f...

Publication Title: Edgefield Advertiser
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Edgefield advertiser. — 29 August 1839

iiscelalaneous. JOTTINGS DO - N IN LONDU. No. 11. Last night I was at the Opera. Bulwer and D'Or-ay, by the wa.,. seemed to have formed an alliance to in troduce the while cravat, as they were the only men at the opera who wore them. They are no longer dotnicillod together, the Count having given up his sepan,;e e< tablihment. and living now ahogether at GoreHouse, Lady Blessington's residence. D'Orsay's beauty is in high preservamiin. but he has reformed his liW-- altocelier, drinks milk, and goes to hell at 1U o'elock. (not A. M.) I met him drivinc vest--rday a very splendid turn aut of a eurricle and pair, an iurease of style correspon Iline to Lady B's additional sPglendors of' etuipaue. There is a dash of melancholv grown over D'Orsay's face since I saw him, which is not unbecotine. I would not give much for what remains for hin to discover in the fieldsof pleasure, yet ifever man was capable of its keenest zest, it was "le beant D'Orsay" at twenty. Lady Bulwer and Sir Edw:i...

Publication Title: Edgefield Advertiser
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
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