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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Edgefield advertiser. — 10 October 1839

fourth Alonday in.Noveniber ; and a gene ral invitation has been given to the citizens of thesStatc, to send Delegates to the Con vention. from each District in the State. i the propriety and utility of the Conven tion, there has been a general concurrence of opinion throughout the State, and many of the Districts. have already de'monstrated the deep interest which they take in the matter, by holding public meetings and appointing Delegates. It has not hitherto been the practice of Edgefield, to be behind her sister Districts, in giving demonstrations of the willingness of her citizens, faithfully to perform all the claims and duties which mav belong either to a sense of high public spirit, or to an en larged patriotism. It will not become her past character, to lag behind her sisters at the present time. I trust that every plan ter in the District, will feel that lie has a personal interest in this Convention, and that tinder the influence of this feeling, a general assemblage will...

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. — 10 October 1839

'FALL AND WLUNTER TV HE Subscriber is niow receiving front N. 1. 'York, a general as-;ortment of* .easona ile Staple ad Fancy I RY UJDS, viz: lack, blue, brown and fancy colored Broadeloths, Cas.Aimeres al Satinets. Kentucky Jeans, Blixt. gray and plaid S'rv:s Cloths, B4and 6-4 Ci rcassians a.nd AlMerinus. assorted colorsand qualitice. Plain and figured Boianains, White, green. red. and veliow Finel.4, 7-8 and 44 Apron at d F'urnitureCliecks, French, Englisha:nd \mnerican Printa, Furniture do. Plaid German Ginghams. (a new style.) Black Gro de Rhin, Gro do Swiss, and Italian Silks, ,'igured Silks, .Diapers, Irish-Liners, Lawn, ..Alerino, Thibet. Plaid Silk. Picnic, Chally. Rohroy, and Prusian Shawvls & lIdks. Spitalfreld. Pongee and Flag Silk Pock. do. Dim. Cambric do. Verona. Fancy and Mndras Hdkfs. .Bonnets, Hoods, Gloves. flosiery, 'Oil Cloths, Carneting. Baskets. Band-Boxes, Kiitves, Scissors. &c. .A.lso. a quantity of:' 4, 44,5.4 brown Shirt ines. Sheetings. and Drillin...

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. — 17 October 1839

"We will cling to the pillars of the temple of our liberties, W . F. D and if it must fall we will perish amidst the ruins." VOLIME IV. E oas S' U', Fo N1.37. TEBRMS. The EDGE.FIELD ADVERTISER i pul lished every Thursday morning at Three Dollars per annum, if paid in adlvance Three Dollars and Fifty Cents if tot paid before the expiration or Six Mmihs froom the date of Subscription-and Four Dol lars ir not paid within Twelve Months. Subscribers ont of the State are required to pa'5 in advance. No subscription received for less than in one year, and no paper discaontinued until le all arrearnes are pai.l. except at the op- w tion of the Publisher. r All suhscriptiou. will be continued un- n less otherwise ordered before the expira- "I tion of the year. Any person procuring five Subscribers and .becoming responsible for the same, shall receive the sixth copy gratis. at Advertisements conspicuiously inserted at B 62& cents per square, (12 lines, or less.) D for the first insertion,...

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. — 17 October 1839

MiscellancouS. EDUCATION. E.-tracts from a Lecture on Education. Delivered before the Lyreum of Ports mouth. Va., by Theophilus Fisk. The wants .,f society in the United States are of a pecu!iair cirwacter. The youth of our count ry etter itto the active business of life at a much earlier age thatn in almost any other: it is, therefore, in dispensable that their faculties should he developed and strengthenel at the earliest season practicable, It is anqtural for man. as soon aq sono as his natani-l wants are .satisfied, to seek for wisdo:m and knowl edge. Our political welfare, the well being of the masses of which socifty is composed. so materially and essentially depends upon the universal ditfusion of* intelligence, that it would seem to be the first dtty of Govern:nent, inideed the only test of true Government, to encourage age a general system of education. Knowi edge is the only true conservative princi pie of this Government. We have so many examples before us in the world, o...

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. — 17 October 1839

Te next Speaker in Congre-Our at tention has been particularly cnfled to the following, which we copy from "The Old Dominion." We take pleasure in laying it before our readers: The next Speaker.-The Federal Whigs have, in the kindest manner. furnished a variety ofuames for the Demncratic Party to select from as caudidales for the Spea ker's Chair, at the co.ming session of Con gress. . We ought to he~grealyobli.ed to them, doubtless-particularly as several of them were never thought of by us. With all due deference to Whig dictation in this matter, we hope to see the frank, fearless, honest Representative from the gallant State of South Carolina-we mean the Hon. Francis W. Pickenc. selected to fill that high station. The most weighty reasons can be urged in. favor of this pro position-they must be tot apparent to all our friends to require them to be specified. If brought forward. his election would he certain. On th score of qualilication-4, he is qeronod to none, anti we earnestly...

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. — 17 October 1839

FALL AND WINTER T HE Subscriberis now receiving from N. York, a generalassortment of Seasona ble -Staple and Fancy DRY GOODS, viz: Black, bl -, brown and fancy colored Broadcloths, Cassineres and Satinets. Kentucky Jeans, Mixt. ray and plaid Servats Cloths, 3.4an6.4 Circassians and Merinos.assorted colorsand qualities, Plain and figured Bomobazins, White, green, red, and yellow Flannels 7-8 and 4-4 Apron and Furnitnre Chees, French, Englsh, and Imerican Prints, Furniture do. Plaid German Ginghams, (a new style,) Black Gro de Rhin, Gro de Swiss, and' Italian Silks, Figured Silks, Diapers, Irish Linens, Lawns, Merino, Thibet. Plaid Silk, Picnic, Chally, Rohroy. and Prusian Shawls & Hdkfs. Spitalfield Pongee and Flag Silk Pock. do. Dim. Cambric do. Verona, Fancy and Madras Hdkfs. Bonnets, Hoods, Gloves. Hosiery, Oil Cloths. Carieting. Baskets, Band-Boxes. Knives, Scissors, &c. Also, a quantity of 3-4, 4-4, 5-4 brown Shirt ings, Sheetings, and Drillings, for sale by the bale or ...

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. — 24 October 1839

We will cling to the pillars of the temple of our liberties, PIERRE F. LABORIDE, Editor. and if it must fall we will perish amidst the ruins." VOLUME EV- CtelCui108, ., Oc- be 2,1 ISM3 IO.38 T E R I S. The EDU-IE.Lm AnvEn.T1sR int ptlh lis.1 every Thursday umwring at Thre, D)o ar' ~per auaml. if paid ill :-ince Three Dollars and Fifiv Cem. if n11t pit before the exoiratina f Sit .i ontls r fri the dntile of Sitcription -itl Ume Doi I-trs if not p:iid within Twelve Mnmi. Subscriber wit of the State are requirem to pav in adrance. No'subseription rneeived for less tht one year, niid no paper diseontinued unti all arrearazes are paid. except at ihe op tion of the Publisher. All suhseripitions wil: he continuned un less otherwise ordered before the expea tion of the year. Any per-:on procurint five Subscriber nmd heloming respotsible for the same shall receive the sixth copv gratis. .'diertisernents conspi( onitisly inerted; a 62j cents per square. (12 lines, or les;. for the first inis...

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. — 24 October 1839

Miscellaneous. tSIS^ENSION OF SPECIE PAY Mr6iTS. The Philadelphia Gazette eunuerates the following among the causes of the late suspension : This necessity has its chief cause in the revulsion of tite opiumtt ti ade wii the Chinese, a trade ofSay fiity MILLiONS The instrumnent of this uaue is anuwn to beopiin. i'ims drug ean noi ouger b-em played as an article of excianige wit tha0 people. Specie, therefore, wst take the place of it. The Bank of England fairly areled under these tudhugs frun Uniua hnd was furced to make a loun-or the Bau ofF rauce, and the issue of -two .Poukd notes. The balance of trade being against us, demauds caine over i:ere fur specie, and every packet siJp went out car-yibg awty from a half to a million of dollars. This -was the great cause of the late stricture it -our Banks' discouns; the baiks could not -discount paper, because tueir issues caut back upon them directly, forspecie. ie uerchants were bleeding at evecy pre. Trade &-coniure were literally ...

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. — 24 October 1839

-rom thle United States Bank :-" D uring the late finatcial crizis, several Etnglish and French hankers either udvanced tuoncy or gave their si;;natures to bills for reiief of cerliin American hou.es, und since that tite large quantti ies of cotion have been consi-ned to London ind Havre to meet fhese obligations. It appears, however, that fresh lills were also being drawn on account of these consignments. rie cot ton market being so dull that sales could. not he effected without a t-acrifice, and MIessrs. Hottingner. who had Tent assis tanee to the United States, being un-ible iherefore to realise money upon the gutir antoe in their possession ibcy have, as a tacasure of precaution refused in the pre sent sate of the market to pay or accept the lills which have been drawn upon theri." As might have been expected. ihe pro test of the bill of the United S:ates Bank excited a great sensation in London. A strong feeling of disst'isfaction. at theron duct of the Bak., was manifested by ...

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. — 24 October 1839

FALL AND-WINTER T (JrE sub-riber is low receit ing front N. Vork, at gmeral as;orunment It zeasona ble Stapte n:d Faecy DRY ''JODS. viz: BlIck, bIn- . brown and atimey colored Broadcioths, Cns-imerte; and Satinets. Kenttcky Jeans, Mixt. erav a d'plaid -ervais Cloths. 3-4arjd 6-4 Ci rcassia ns and .11 erinos. assorted cn'orsand qmalities, Plain id fitured Bomh11ljazins, White. g reen, red. and vel!ow Flantela, 7-S and .1-4 Aprot and Fnrnti'ureChecks, French, En..lish, ai.d \rmerican Prints, FI -niture ( .1Io. Pliid- G-rm:m Ginghiarns. (a new style.) Dick Gro do RItin. Gro de Swisp, and ttaflinn SilkS,I Figutred Sijks. Diapers, Irisi Line,-A, L.a was, Merino. Thibet. Pnimd Silk. Plicnic. r'hally. Itobroy. and P.usi:t Shiewls & I dk-ts. Spit-ilield 'Pon-e and Fiag Silk Pock do. Dim. Cail.ric do. Verna'. FrRIcy artd Madras II<tfsd. Bonnlets Hod. 0'Ov.es. lsry Oil Cl'ths. C7ar .'ting. Bik--ts. Band- Boxes. Ktves. Scissors. &c. Also, a qt:tittity of' -4, 4-4. F.4 brown Shirt in...

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. — 31 October 1839

We will cling to the pillars of the temple of our liberties, PIERRE F. LABORDE, Editor. W. F.DU SEPbse and if it must fall we will perish amidst the ruins. VOLIMJE IV- M &1tXc1.t Cout UOXISP, S. C., O obe M, S .O.39. TERM~ S. The Enor.rilMI) AovrmTsr.a is pub lished every Thursday morning at Three Dollars per annum, if paid in advance Three Dollars and Fitty Cents if not paid before the expiration of Six Months front the date of Subscription-and Fonr Dol lars if not paid within Twelve Months. 'Subscribers ott of the State are required to pay in advance. No subscription received for less than one year, and no paper discontinued until all arreara-es are paid. except at the op tion of the Publisher. All subseription< will bc continued tin less otherwise ordered before the expira -tion of the year. Any person procuring fivo Subscriberb. and becoming responsible for the same, -shall receive the sixth copy gratis. Advertisements conspic.nously inserted it 62A cents per square, (12 ...

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. — 31 October 1839

EDGEFIE LD C. Ht. THUnSDA.. .)cToaEn 31. 18;39. Tihe Court of Common Pleas erni nated its session at this place, on Sat trday evening 'last. The most important case which was tried, was that of William B. Villard, jun., for the alleged murder of Marshall Lott. Several able Counsel were employed on both sides. Messrs. Carroll, . T. Wigfall. D. L. 1 ar I and Burt. spoke for the defendant; and Messrs. Wimuhish and Bell'uger, assisted by the Solicitor, Mr.Cald'well.appeared on the part of the State. We have not for many years, been present at so interesting a fo rensic display. The Counsel retaired on each side, entered with great zeal and ardor into the cause, and well did they ac quit themselves. On account of -the -re spectability of the connexions of the ac .cused andi the-deceased, this case excited unusual interest. During the .two days which it lasted, a.large assemblage, parti nlly composed ofiladies of the higiest stand ing, attended, and manifested a deep and lively interest. ...

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. — 31 October 1839

NEw Torn, Oct. Is. The public will we thii-k, learn with surprise, that Messrs. Ruiz and 5iomez, of the Isiand of Cuba, who were over powered by their slaves on board the 8 pani-h schooner Aimistol, &- from whom they were rescued Iv a U. States ship of wvar, after enduriig t he most lortid tur tures-are now sul'iering incarcerailon in the common jail in this city. Yet, it is a fart that they were yester day boch arreted in a civil suit by a pro cess issinit, on- from the Court of 'oin mon Ple-is and, another. from the Suierior -Court. on the assumed complaint of --Ft lab, an Afri"an of the Mleudi Tribe, and Singwelh, an Africnn of the Mendi Tribe," .for --imprisoning. hemiing and woundinig then,," and the joint datimaes laid at three .thousand dollars.. On which process Messrs. Ruiz and Montez are non% confin -ed in jail. The savages, in whose nanics thr-se s-its -are instiluted, are ol course ignorafn of the whole matter. A life, time wonld tmot suffice to make them comprehewz'...

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. — 31 October 1839

State of South (arolii. ABBEVILLE DISTRICT. IN EQUITY. Exparte. Petition to sell the George Connor, and G. E. estate of wards, Tritittand, Ex'tors., &c & c. LandsI Negroes, Cotton, &c., for !iale. N obedience to an order of* abe Court of 1.quity, mnade in the above cuee. I will seil on Wednesday. the 4th of December next, the following v:aluable property. belonging to the estme bf Doctor Francis Connor, deceased; to wit, One tract of land, situate in the District of Abberille, on Saluda River, containing five bundredand fifteen acres, and bounded by lands of Captain Robert Cunningham, T. Y. Neely, and Elizabeth Edwards. 'I o this ira t belongs one landing of Neely's Ferry. and through it pass the stage routes from Laurens C. H1. to Abbeville C. ., and from Aiken to Greenrile. One other tract of land, situate in the District of Abbeville, on Little Mulberj Creek, waters of Saluda River. containing one hundred and eighty-seven and a half acres, and bounded by lands of Doct...

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. — 21 November 1839

" We will cling to the pillars of the temple of our liberties, PIERRE F. LABORDE, E ditor.W.F and if it must fall we will perish amidst the ruins".E VOLUME IV. E4tfieil toxxvi 1101se S- U -, *NO'veube ':). Si, IBM-&O.4 T ER 31 $. TIe EDoVItIELD AovERTtSF~t is pub lished every Thursday imortning at Three Ddlars per annun. if paid in advance Thite Dollars and iily Cents if no, paid before the expiration of Six Moniths frm the date of Sohlriptitn-anud Four Dol lars if not paid within Twelve Months. Subcrihers out of the State are required 'to pa) in advance. No subscription received fer less than 'one year, and no paper discontintied until all arrear::mes are paid. except ;t the oP ition of the Publisher. All subseription.; will be continued un less otherwtise ordered before thc expira tion of the year. Any person procring five Subscribers antd becmtning responstible for the same, shall receive the stxth copv gruis. Advertisements conspic.ouyly inseted at 62J cents per square, (12 ...

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. — 21 November 1839

EDGEFIELD C. 11 TuausnIDAr, NoVEMBER 21. '1839. The Legislature of South Carolita,wil mneet at Columbia, on Munday next. We refer our readers to the alvertiseren or "The Fairfield Manual' L'ahor School' which appears- on the .first .page of ou paper. Two or three showers ofrain.have fallet during a few days past, and have in somite degree, raised.the wells and streams, in thii District. Augusta.-The Board- of Health, or Friday,the 8th inst. announced the returt of health in' Augusta. Since that timu however. a few deaths have occurred. The following are-reported in the papers Matthew Nelson, Geo. W. Rush. The whole nuiber of deaths by fever duriut the sickly season, amounted to. 243. NVew York papers an*nounce the deatt of Theodore Sedwick, Ej, an eminen Politfical Economist, at Pittsfield M a-s while addressing a public meeting. 114 was seized with a rushing of bood, to the head, and died itmediately. Resumption in Cincinnati.-Four of th banks of Cincinnati, resumed specie pay. nen...

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. — 21 November 1839

hist the first ohject that met hIs eyes was a huanan skull with all the teeth entire. U1on further examiatition' it was founil that the whole place was filled with skele tons-of men, %vomezn and cmidren. Under the s.nall aperture through which they descen led the place was perfectly dry, and tise ho oes. i-i a s'ate of tipreserva tion. An entire Nkeletou of the human bodv was obtained. They cosncluded to examine how deep the boues laid,;and piene tirated between four and sevetn feet but fouind thorn eptivilly plentiful as on the top ; but there seented to rise an effltvia as they approached where it wa-s a little damp. There was no outlet to the room, and a hirge snake which they found there, ap peared to be perfectly docile. passed round the room several times while they were in it. This discovery is a subject for the speculation of philosophers with regard to the period and circumstances nttentding this ancient charnel house.--entral Watchtower. The Salisbury Watchnaa states 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. — 21 November 1839

ZgDW DRET GOODS, rnou Nuw Ioax n D HarronD, CoNN. HE Subscribers are now receiving from New York and Hartford, Conn., and will sobtinue to receive therefrom, and keep on -and at all- times, a complete assortment of Fancy and Staple, ,1EW DR Y GOODS, Af. which will be disposed of on reasonable terms, via:-* Broadcloths of various qualities, -Cassimeres, Sainets. do do Eentucky and'Cotton Jeans, do Glenrock Jeans, and Linseye, do )Ieriuos, and Circassians, do French, English and American Furni ture Prints, Zombazines, various qualities, Flannels, do do and colors, Black, colored and plaid Silks, Sewing Silks. all colors and qualities, Patent Flax Thread, do do Spool Cotton Thread, do do Swiss,book,striped and plaid Muslins, Apron Checks, various qualities, Shawis, a good assort ment, Hosiery, Gloves, Combs, do do Handkerchiefs a good assortment, Stocks, Linen Bosoms and Collars, Brown dressed Shirts and Drawers, White, black, and colored Cambrics, Linen, Diapers, and brown Table Cloth...

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. — 28 November 1839

"We will cling to the pillars of the temple of our libertics, and if it must fall we will perish amidst the ruius." VO0 L U.71E [SV. E geel, CP UOx on loS e, N. C., N eer 28 83.- 3 T E R M S. The EDOEIELD nvAI)ErTSEt is pub lished every Thirsday morning nt Three Dollar; per annm1 . ir ptid in adrance 'Flree Dollars ad Fiftv Cents if nit paid ieflore the expiration of Six Mlonths friami the date of Sibhscription-alI Fou.- Dol. lars if not paid within Twelve Months. Sibscribers out if the State are required to pa11 i) alence. No 'i.weriotion received for less thain one year, and no paper discontinted until all arrenrages. -ire prid. except at the op ,ion ofihe Publisher. All subscription., wil: he continued un less otherwise ordered before the expira tion ofr he vear. Aty person proenring five Subscribers and becoiminl responsible l;or the same, shall receive the cixth copy gratis. A:Inertisement s cons pi nioustly insertied at 621 cetits per sii:ire, (12 lines, or less.) for the firs...

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. — 28 November 1839

I reqnest the favor Or you t0 publish il your useful paper, the following extracta from the'Minutes of the Edgefield Bap tist Assosiation. WM. B. JOHNSON. The Committee, to whom were refer. red the letters from the Churches, report: 1. On the subject of the leter from 'he Edgefield. Church: This Church states, that. notwithstand ing the addition of several hutndred, since the revivaliof 1831,hy which much wealth' and niany young men oftalents. education, and property have been brought itio the Churches of the Association; yet the spir ituality of the Churches has not been im proved-the contributionl for benevolent objects have been very little mobiplied and the ministry diminished, rather than augmented in numbers. .The Churches request, that the Assoeitation will prayer fully inquire into the cause and the remedy -of this state of things. Your Committee, having taken the sub ject into serious consideration, are of opin ion, that the cause of this state of tnings is to be found in a...

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