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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Edgefield advertiser. — 29 August 1839

consult judicious opinions.which are pretty unanimous in givini it credit. The scroll has been forwarded to the United States by Steward Newell, Esq., to whom we handed it for that purpose. The following is a copy: "On Board U. S. Sloop HrinUet. 31st August 1429. "We are all lot-a tremndous gale has foundered the ves+-1, oir Galveston heland, about sixty or seventy miles distance." From the National IMfaga:ine and Republican Review. MR. LEGARE. In person Mr. Legare is not tall; but he is stout, his shoulders exhibiting si-gns of strength; his head is remarkably large; his mouth large, eloquent and singular; the under lip projecting in such a way as to give him a stern, but not unpleasing ap pearance; it is rather the sternnesof tho't, than the sulkiness of a haughty man. He dresses well, and is very neat in his Sersonal habiliment, a little lame withal. e is so curious in his physical conforma tion, that we are almost afraid to go on; for though we feel nothing but respect for him, ...

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. — 29 August 1839

JPROCL-4111ATION, C4 * EXECUTIVE DTPARTMENT, Columbia, S. C Jily 5. M83V. W H EREAS. information has been receiv ed at this Department, that Willi:.t flucks, late of St. Stephens Parish. waL nur dared by two fugitive Slaves iaied Ilcnry and Phillis, on the 17th day offunne la.t. in the Parish of St. Johns Berklev, while conveyingr oid fugitives tothe Work flouse in Charleston. NOW KNOW, YE, that to the eud justice jay be done, and that the perpetrators of this s;rocions murder mn:' be brought to legal. trial and condign punishment, I do hereby offer a re wardof THREE HIIJNI)I!ED and -IFTY DOLLkltS for their apprehension and delive .y into some Jail of this State, or two Hundred ADollars fur the apprehensiottofflenry alote and his delivery iuto sune Jail, or one hundred and lify Dollars for the apprehension and delivery ofPhillie alone into somno Jail of the State. The description of said slaves by the witnes ses before the Jury of Inquest itas faws - Oenryis deserbed as rather a li:...

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. — 5 September 1839

"We will cling to the -pillars of the temple of our liberties, PIERRE F. ABORDE, Editor. W* F.4IIIO' ~ l~iL and if it must fall we will perish amidst the ruins." VOLIMITlE IV- EAgeWIl Court H1use, S. C. Setember 5. 189. NO-3 TERM S. Tue EDoEFIELD A DVERTISER il pi 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 tars 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 ar-the op tion of the Publisher. - All subscription.; will be continued un less otherwise ordered before the expira tion or the year. Any person prociing five Subscribers and becoming responsible for the same, shall receive the sixth copy gTatts. ' Advertisements conspicuously inserted at 62A cents per square, (12 lines...

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. — 5 September 1839

Rel 01&8. Rev. W. B. Johnson, D.D., Dear Brother, The Brethren of te Conference, -who were present at the meeting, approve of the followin- exsay as expressive of their decided opioin, on the bohject discussed thereint antd reptest Von to have it plublishedI in the Ajcaiscr, and Biblical Recorder. Your-; with eecrn, 1.' .'S d. CIIILES Mr. Editor; In compliance with the above re quest, I transmit to Vou the essay above ientioned, and ask tor it a place in your columns. W. 1.. JOlNSON. Edgcfield C. I., Sept. 3, IS". TO TilE EDGEFIELD BAPTIST 31INlSTERlALt CONFERENCE. BELoa)VED BRETHREN: In accordance with your request, I pre sent to you this csay, on the following query . "Can a Member of a Clurd of Christ, ConRistently, teidk his Profession, oten a Tickat in a Lllery ?" A lottery is a scheme formed by a body of rational heings, in which the many . must lose, and the few must gain, consi derable suis of money. The gain and the loss depend upon the turning of the wheels, according ...

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. — 5 September 1839

COUNCIL CHAMM.FR, IIAMCUKU, S. C. Aug. 26th, 1S39. Be it therefore ordained, by the luten dant and Town Council of tlamburg, that from, aii alier the passing of this Ordi iance, it shall not be lawful to bring any liersou that is known to be sick, in the in corporate lii;ts of said Town, withuut a special permit from a mttjority of Council, under a penalty of five hundred dollars, for snel olkence, and that the Marshal is hereby ordered, and the citizens requested to report all violations (if tle above Ordi nance, and that the above penalty be col lected from ;uch persons who receive and bring them into Town. A true extract from the minutes, passed this day. JOHN W. YARBOROUGlH. Clcrk of Conucil. By the above paragraph it appears that a diseased person may be bronghi into this town by the consent of a majority ofCoun. ci, or by paying Five Hundred Dollars, by the bringer or the receiver, of such dis eased persons; suppose neither of them be 'worth five dollars, or suppose the five h...

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. — 5 September 1839

PROCLAMYATION. EXFCUTIVE DFPA 11T.NT, Cobuunbia. S. C Jully .;-%: W H r.R EARS. trimnnatinit has ieen re--iv ed at this iDepartnem, hat Willim Ilucks, late ofSt. Stenh-s Parish. was uomr dered by two fluirtive Slaves named I lenry aid Phillis. on thUe lii d:it ofhuie la-it. ill tle Parish of St. Johns lierkley. while conivevin.. said fugitives to t Work Hlouse i it C Iarhiton. NOW KNIUW. YE, that to the end jgstice may be done. and tht Ithe perpetrators of this atrocious murder in I be briv-th: to legal trial .lad condiin munishimit. I do hereb% o'dir a re. wardof THRim LU N IilI aid "IFTY DOLLARS for their apprelienion atid 'elve. ry into sorme Jail ofthis sate. or wo llindred Dollars for the apprehension ofileory a lone:id his delivery into s->me Jail, or one h!'indred .aid filly Dollars for the apprehension and delivery of Phillis alone into some J:ail of the .4tpe. The descri etion 1'-said slaves 1v the Witnes. ses before the Jury of Inqnest is ti; 5 lows - Heiry is deserhed ...

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. — 12 September 1839

" We will cling to the pillars of the teinple of our liberties, PIERRE F. LABORDE, Editor. W. F. DWUIOE, Publihecr. and if it must fall we will perish amidst the ruins." VOLUME I'V- "DeedCRiUnsS eteme 8>.N.3. TERMIf S. The EDGF.FIELD ADVERTISER is pub lished every Thursd'ay morning at Three Dollars per annum, if paid in advance Three Dollars and Fifity 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. No subscription received for less than one year, and no paper discontinued until all arrearages are paid. except at the op tion of rthe Publisher. All subscriptiotns will be continued un less otherwise ordered before the expira tion of the year. Any person procuring five Subscribers and becoming responsible fir the same, shall receive the sixth copy gratis. Advertisements conspicitously inserted at Q2A cents per square, (12 lines, or less...

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. — 12 September 1839

Fromt th So1th-C'aro*inian. "THE COTTON CtCLAR." Tt is not my purpose 1o aiulize a!l the nbst.ract propositios set forth in this ex traordinary documeenit-a doentment which is entitled to rull as imeich weight from tihe tames attached to it, -is frmi any mcrlt it may have in argnmet, or the prifoundl truths it advances. I hall confine mysel to a very lrief examination of the practi cd troposiions it contains, for the fittire action0 of ihose interested in the productiion of cetton. Before we cons.ider this sub ject in all its bearins, % c muust not too readily adopt the idea, Ihat the producers and constiners, the peculatos and re::;u lar purchasers, of the article for conuiter eial purposes.-to.-,ether wi:h the Banks on both sides of the Atlntiet, nil have the same interet aid are .!iko nCer4ed. This might be so, if manktlindi could he brought to net upon that sublimne principle in morals, laid down by its Dik inc Aithor, 66 dIo unto others as you would be dune by." But, unf1e tuna...

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. — 12 September 1839

Convention of Editors.-An Alabama paper calls upon. the editors of that State, to express their views upon the propriety and expediecy of holding a Convention, to improve the mranners ofeditors, and lor other purposes. Whatever may be ihought of Cotton Conventions, Political Convenl tions,Moral Convenitonsotn entions of any kind, there certtinly can be no hject ion to a general Convention of tlik kind, throughout otnr count ry. There is Pgreat roema for improvetit in the manners of the conductors ofhe Press. Some editors do not lesitate to call their brethren., with whom they have a political ditfirence, or one of any kind, liar<, tiols, or scoundrels. They apply to thet.any vituperative epi thet, which their fancy may suiggest. It is a common charge for editors of one party, to say, that those of the other party, ar bribied-bought uip. This in bad taste at least. Such sweeping charges should not he made, unless they can besubstantinted. When the con:iluctors of ie Press descend ...

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. — 12 September 1839

PROCLAMATION. 1I, ExECUTIvE DiPaTmENT, Cohnnhbia. S. C .luly .i. 1- :::. ed at this Dep:rtinenlt. that Willi.11 1aineks. late ofst. Stepihes I'arieb. 'aIs ittar dere- lv two ftigitive Shves :z.td Ileniry and Philli.. o' the !7th day ofJlone la-t. in th'e Parish W.St..lohna. llrh-.wile conve) in: said fgizitiv, inthie Wot k liione iin Charl.;an. NOW KNOW. YE. ti:1 v) tte eId jinstie:! InI-y he d. 'n'. .intd thIa' iie perp('-t lrors ol' this atrociona. mirfrna hel brun1eht It) legmd iriail antid .'44n-d t igi po 1ni4hment. I dlo herebv 1orern I' r ,ward ofr THul RiAlU-NDRIE.D and -FT DOL LAtS or their aplrehension . 111d1ehe rv into some Jail of this State. or wit llandred I I)ollarsi fIor the p preli-nsion of IIt'enry alo:4nd his delivery 1 sintoCn .i il. or one hindlred and1 filiy )ollar, f'r Ihv apprelensioi andI delivery ofPhiillis alne11m into soi .lail of1the Stte. Tie d'scrit0tion-of1said slaves bv the witnes -e-Ibeforefthl-.Jmr of* Imptel.,t is a hi y He.iry i; dierbed as rath...

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. — 19 September 1839

Itv_ "We will cling to the pillars of the temple of our liberties, PIERRE F. LABORDE, Editor.' We . I IIOPbihr and if it most fall we will perish amidst the ruins." VOLUME 1V- genl Court House, S. C. eteinbe 19, 18 . NO. 33. TERMS. The EDGFFIELD ADVERTISER is pub lished every Thursday morning at Three Dollars per annum, if paid in advance Three Dollars and Filly Cents if not paid before the ex 'ation of Six Months from the (late of Stbsription-aud Four Dol lars if not paid within rwelve Months. Subscribers out of the State are required to pay in adcance. - No subscription received for loss than one year, and no paper discontinued until all arrearages are paid. except at the op tion ofiihe Publisher. All subserilttions will be continued un less otherwise ordered before the expira tion of the year. Any person procuring five Subscribers and becoming responsible for the same, shall receive the sixth copy gratis. Advertisements conspic nusly inserted at fits cents per square, (12 lines, ...

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. — 19 September 1839

Miscellaneous. C IR C UL AR. To His Excellency the Governor of and the Members of de Legilaturc of thau Sate.e .ELLOW-CITIZENS: At the ninth annual meeting of .he American Lyceum, held in the City of .New-York on the 3d, 4th and 6th of May, 1839. the following resolmnions, proposed byProfessor Brooks ofMa achtuseats, were maturely considered and unanimously .adopted, viz: "Resolved; That it is expedient to hold a National Convention for one week in the "Ilall of Independence," at Philadelphia; beginning on the 22d of November next. at 10 o'clock, A. M., for the purpose of dis eussing the various topics connected writh elementary education in the UInited States. "Resoled, That a committee of five be appointed to request the Governor (and. if in session, the Legislature,) of each State In the Union to invite the friends of edu cation in their State to attend the Conven -tion." (Copy of records.) The undersigned, having been appointed -to form the committee. do now, In obedi .ence to t...

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. — 19 September 1839

bEcion.---In anotcr column, xvill be found the Circular of the American Ly ceum. It will be seen that this body, at its ninth annual meeting, resolved "That it is expedient, to hold a National Conven tion for one week in the - H-all of Indepen dence,' at Philadelphia, beginning on the 22d of November next, at 10 o'clock, A. M., for the purpose or discussing the vari ous topics connected with elementiary edu cation in the U. S." The object lbr which ibis Convention will assemble, is a hiih and h'oly one. In truth. it is of para mount importance to every thing else. On nothing do our well-being, and the very existence of our liberties so entirely de pend, as the right training, and education of our youth. It is to be hoped that some friends of the rising generation in our State, will attend to the call ofthe Lyceum, and will meet the Conventionwhen it shall assemble for the discussion of the various topics connected with elementary educa lion. Much goud may be done; mucth light may be...

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. — 19 September 1839

Ilamburg Lots for Sale. Shate of bouti Ca olinla. EDGEFlE L11 Die TRBICT. 1.A EQUITY. Oliver Simpson, vs. Fu R EC I.OSU RE a .1~1 is herebv givei. hit bsP virnte of --an Ordei from twe Con I o C...i er-.. I -will oftier for sm:e ti th1e lgiwst blidder. ,t Edgeiuld Court uleone, on ti. lirst .\l.:iday in Octobler next, tit loreclos ". wo.\ .tnp. h fillowing Lots in the io%.. of Illibing, liz: Iots klown it Ine Plaiu of said Twii a.- 151. i52, 153. 151, 15:>, 157, 157, 15. 160. 1ir, and 16t. houided North by Colbb treet. E:,t boy Covington streit. South iby 31.-reer street, aind ltest bw C.-ok 'triet: cin' ;I el,. nding lt. two squares within said b .uidary. excep it ailley o 2Z feet. and a square of 15 fiet. coiteved to the Pireshyteritn Cliirch. A iso, all that pircel ofland in tipper Ibilur. described a- being bouded iNorth by lands o .ohn11 B. Coviigton, East by lands of John Fox. :oith by a ditch at the loot of the hill, runnil 'rom tioe road lead ing to the Bridge, to the Lei...

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. — 3 October 1839

PIERRE F. LABORDE, Editor. We will cling Lo the pillars of the temple of our liberties, W. F. DURISOE, Publisher and if it must fall we will perish amidst the ruins." VOLUIE IV' t, ilve Ai aut Ielst, C'., ctober 06. NO.35. TERM3 S. The EDoEFIELD ADVERTISER iS Pu . lished every 'hursday moring at Thret Dollars per annum, il paid im advance 'hree Dollars and Filly Cents if not panl belre the expiration of Six Mnihis froim the date of Stiiription---anl FouS- Dol lars if not paid within Twelve .\,miths. Sul.scribers olit of the State are requiret to pay in adrance. No subscription received for less thai one year, and no paper discontinued unti all trrearnm.es aro paid. except at the op tion of the Publisher. All subscriptiou.; wilh he continued Un less otherwise ordered before the expira. tion of i he year. - Any person procuring fivre Subscriber, and becoming responsible for the same, shall rieceive the sixth copy gratis. Ad;?ertisements conspicuiously inserted ai 62.1 --.nts per sqlua...

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. — 3 October 1839

Miscellaneous. To the Editor of the South Carolinian: Sia :-The numerous and incessant de nu'neiations, to which the " Cotton Circu lar" has been exposed, ever smce its pub lication, and the tainrepresentations in which those denunciations seei to have originated, render it in some sort, my duty to explain the true o;.ject of that paper. so far as I understand it, and to state, more over, the exact relation i bear to it. While remaining a few days in New York, on my return from Europe, I met with two of my friends, wno were cotton plantera ; andi the extraordinary and arti ficial state of the cotton trade, and its con sequent exposure to the mercy of adverse coint.inations, on the other side of the wa ter, and of every great pressure in the no ney narkets, of either 'ondon or New York, becamne the subjectoffrequent con versation between us. We concurred fully in certain leading features of a plan ifr restoring the trade in that staple, which is the actual currency of our foreign co:...

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. — 3 October 1839

Military Eleciion.-On the 27th ult., Samuel B. Perritn was elected Major of the Lower Battalion, of the 7th Regiment, S. C. Militia. South Western Railroad.-From the subjoined, it will he seen that the scheme of carrying the areat South Western Rail. road beyond Columbia, is abandone d for present. Greatly as this step may be re gretted by the stoeknolders, and the State at large, the present embarrnssed conditioi of the country, reuders it necessary. We copy the following from the' Charleston Mercury Extract of a letter received n this city, dated ." ASHmLLE, Sept. 19. " havejust ret ttrned from the Conven tion, which, after four days sitting and in vesti;aion( of accounts, &( . htave rsolved to suspend 'all works beyond Coltmbia un til the road to that place be f rst made, and likewise have adopted a resolution that the States united in the project be appealed to, and informed that the road must -top at Columbia, unless they come to our as sistatnce. Now you and every hody els...

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. — 3 October 1839

Hamburg Lots for Sale. S'tate of 6tIJI It o A na. EDGEFIE'LL) DiSTRICT. IN EQUITY. Oliver Simpsorn, vs. .UFoinci.osa Hentrv Shliz. STOTWE Is hereby given. that by virtue of 11 ;in orrier front the Con; t o; Uraineery,I ,will offier fbr sa.e to the highest bidder, -t Edgetield Court I Ionse, ott tie first M onday in October next. to looreclose two .\ot tgages, the fiiorrii. inm Lots in the Town of lamrnbiurg, viz: Lo:s kiown in the l1an of s:id Town as 151. 151, 153. 154. 155. 157. 154. 159. 160. 1l1. and 1&1. hounded Nor'h by 0,1hb street. East bl Covington street. Souti lrv Mercer street. and We;t by Cook stret; comprehending the two egnares within said botundary. exceptain alley o A5 f--et, and a square of 150 fiet, convered to the Presbyterian Ciurchr. Also, aill that parcel of lind in riuner ifatbuirg. describcd a- being li' -ded Nortlh hy lands of John B. Covinrrionr, Ea:t by .ands of Jo!hn Fox. South by a ditch at the foot of the hill, runnmn.n firoim the road le-td. ing t...

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. — 10 October 1839

"We will cling to the pillars of the temple of our liberties, F. DURIS E, Publsher PIERRE F. LABORDE, Editor. and if it must fall we will perish amidst the ruins." VOLUME IV- 5.6 TERM S. The EDGEFIELD ADVERTISER is pub* lished every Thursday nor-uini at Three Dollars per annumi, if ptid in advance Three Dollars and Fifty Cents if not paid before the expiratihn 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 advditce. No subscription received for less than one year, and no paper discontinued until all arrearatges are paid. except at the op tion of the Publisher. All subscriptioni will be continued un less otherwise ordered before the expira tion of the year. Any person procuring fire Subscrihers and becoming respotisihle for the same, shall receive the sixth copy gratis. Advertisements conspicuiusly inserted ;t 62J cents per square, (12 lines, or less,) for the first insertion, and 431...

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. — 10 October 1839

ilscellaneous. Pron the Augusta Constitutionast. Oct. 3. HEALTH OF AUGUSTA. We cannot say much in favor of the hienlth of our city, as the fever does no1 abate any, and is now confined to no par ticular portion of the city; we have had uc rain sinec our last publication. and the ri ver is at presetnt lower than evei before known. Within the last two days, thc weather has taken a ebange, being very cool-fire are foind comfortable morning and evenin-but the he-at in the rmiddle of the day is oppressive. We understand there was a slight whilefrost in town yes terday, and a heavy one itn the vicinity ol the city, which may in a measure allay the ravages of the fever; but we must Mtill say to our absent friends-keep nway un til we have one or two heavy black frosts, for we think there will be danger until that time. In our last we tioticed the deaths of one bundred and sixty-three persons by fever, since the first deadi occurred ; viz., on the sth of August; since that time, we have to a...

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