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Page 1 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Californian — 28 August 1847
JOB PRINTING. SUCH AS Pamohlets, Shop Bills, Catalogues, Bills of Exchange, Circulars, Biils of Lading, Handbills, Consular Blanks, Bill Head?, Blank Deeds. Executed with despatch at this office, WARD &amp;. SMITH. GENERAL COMMISSION MERCHANTS, Frank Ward, ) .Vu. 3 Montgomery Street, San Win. M. Smith. &gt; Francisco. 0-y L. W. HAS T/.VG S. ATTORNEY AND COU.NCELLOR AT LAW, AND SOLICITOR IN CHANCERY. San Francisco, Upper California. 5-y Ist Alcalde, District of San Francisco. (Office South side of Public Square.) Office hours, from 10 to 12 A- M., and from 2 to 5 P. M. San Francisco, July 24. 10-tf JASPER OTARRELL. Civil Engineer and Land Surveyor, By appointment of Col. R. B. Mason, Gov. of California. (OfficeTortsraouth Square, San Francisco.) 5-6 m HEXR V HUBER. GUN AND LOCK-SMITH. 'North West Corner of Washington square.) San Francisco. H.H. is prepared to do all Kind ofrepairs on guns, locks, c, fit keys and make all kinds of light work in. Iron or Steel. 7-3m-* ...
Page 1 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Californian — 28 August 1847
To the Editor of the Californian. Sir : — Having seer, a notice in your paper of the 26ih of June last, that an attachment had been laid on my property at Sonoma, by the instigation of Mr. William Mark West, founded on a contract for three hundred dollars. 1 have to request that you will make it public, that Mr. West was paid in advance the sum of three hundred and nine dollars and four rials- consequently, was overpaid nine dollars and four rials on said contract. I have the honor to be your obt. servant. A. B. THOMPSON. Santa Barbara, July 1847. i3- m VICE CONSULADO DE ESPANA, en California. El infrascrito, recuerda a los espafioles dc su Disirito, que aun no se ha van prescntndo en este Vice Comulado a matricularsc, la obligacion que les im pone su ciudadania de cumplir con eata formalidad, pues de lo contrario, perdcran apoyo c intcrvencion. CESAREO LATAILLADE. Vice Consul. Monterey, Julio 12 de 1847. 12-b TO ALL WHOM IT MAY CONCERN. The undersigned purchased from one Mr. Cochra...
Untitled [Newspaper Article] — Californian — 28 August 1847
X. S. M. is informed that his communication can onjly appear under \\\s proper signature. We must adhere to this rule on all personal complaints. To Subscribers : — The Cai.ifoknian completed its first year with the issue of the last number, (vol. II — No 14) Aug. '2lst. Tho Californian was commenced on this 15th of August 1346, but owing to the removal from Monterey to this place the issue for one time was prevented, this deficiency has been made up by adding our paper of last week to that of the first years scries. The paper was enlarged immediately on the publication being recommenced at this place, and which was made the beginning of a new volume. The time of those who commenced with the first issue of the paper has expired, and, all who intend to continue will oblige us by forwarding the amount of subscription for an other year, or hail year at their option. All those who have oomoienoed al different tunes, and paid their subscriptions will have the paper regularly sent to them...
MAJOR CLOUD. [Newspaper Article] — Californian — 28 August 1847
MAJOR CLOUD. At a meeting of the military officers stationed at Monterey, California, on the 14th of August 1847, to express their feelings of respect for the memory of the late Paymaster Cloud who was recently killed by a fall from his horse near Captain Sutler's, Col. Mason of the. lst Dragoons took the chair and Lieut. Sherman, 3d artillery was appointed Secretary. The following preamble and resolutions were unanimously adopted. It is with unfeigned regret that we learn tho sudden and untimely death of Major J. H. Cloud, Paymaster U. S. Army, who departed this life on the 3d inst., near Fort Sacramento, Upper California. In his death we mourn the loss of a valuable and faithful public officer, and an ever-obliging.and affectionate friend. While his strict integrity of character and laborious attention to duty were well calculated to win our admiration for the man; his kind disposition and modest, retiring manners doubly endeared him Jo.us as an officer and gentleman, in the full ...
F>r the [Newspaper Article] — Californian — 28 August 1847
F&gt;r the Califomian. Mr. Editor :—W.il you tell us through your columns what has become of the Town Council, appointed a few weeks since by his honor, the Alcalde ; and if nothing has become o| them and they are still in existence ; then what have they done to benefit the town since they were appointed. We believe y tursdfxr&amp;a one of tho number appointed, but except the bare mention of the fact we believe their might as well have been no council appointed, and yourself particularly have been from among the number. The Northern Lagoon, of Montgomery street ought to be filled up immediately and from thence a good waggon way made to the loot ol Broadway, at which point there should bo a commodious and* substantial wharf built for the accommodation of the town and the shipping. It is worth more in tho present way of opperating, to land lumber from the ships, than it is to bring it from its place pf cmburcation. AP.NIA and others. Wo have to inform Xenia and others ...
For the Caltfornian, [Newspaper Article] — Californian — 28 August 1847
For the Californian, Mr. Editor: -- Perhaps it would. not prove uniting to the readers of your valuable paper, to know some. thing of the enterprise of the citizens of California. In travelling through parts of the country, I find many enterprizing persons, who are trying to advance the interest of the country in which they live, as well as their own. Amongst the many enterprises of the day, the laying out of a city on the Sacramento River near its mouth, the proprietors of which are John Bidwell, Esq., Maj. Reding, and Captain J. D. Hoppe, in my opinion is of the greatest importance, not only to the interests of the proprietors but to the country generally. The said city j* to be called Halo Chamo, and is beautifully situated on the north west bank of the Sacramento river, a little above the mouth of the same, bordering on said river about three miles, and running back on a beautiful inclined plain one and half miles. The landing in front of the city is far superior to any other pl...
Further Extract? from late Mexican Papers. [Newspaper Article] — Californian — 28 August 1847
Further Extract? from late Mexican Papers. The of the Press. — In our proceeding number "says the Iris Espanol" we republishcd the most important paragraphs from the articles in El Razonador' Advocate" tli the question aJPfacc'or War, which that Journal has set on foot. The importance of the question requires that wo should give I part of bur columns to the " Pro and Con" of a discussion which we fores** trill be tempestuous now that the decree which restrained the liberty of the press has been repealed and writers can put forth their opinions without restraint or hindrance. "El Razonador" sets forth the question more fully in their second article which we republish/entire, since it would be difficult to give in an extract a fair idea of its contents. They say : — The Republic once resolved unanimously to repel force by force, and determined to distress the enemy by bold and intrepid opposition wherever he should present himself; there would not remain to the Journalist any. other d...
Ertracts from late American Papers. UNITED STATES CONSULATES [Newspaper Article] — Californian — 28 August 1847
Ertracts from late American Papers. UNITED STATES CONSULATES A return made in the Department of State shows the nm -•tint of Consul's fees taken at the various Consulates during the year 1815. Of these thu following aro the liighest : — Liverpool $9,963, Rio Janeiro $,5,032, Havana $3,78 1 , Oahu (Sandwich Island) $3,390, Havr« $3,781 . The lowest are : Matamoras $124, Vera Cruz $400, Tampico $28' J. A bill is now before Congress, reported by the Select Committee on the Revision of the Consular System, for allowing an annual compensation for the services of consuls in lieu for their fees of office. As thus : Tho Consuls at Liverpool, London and Havana, to be iillowcd four thousand dollars each. At Havre, Canton, .Sandwich Islands, Rio Janeiro, three thousand dollars. At Kingston (Jam.) Hong Kong, Bombay, Calcutta , Singapore, Paris, two thousand five hundred dollars. At Cowes, Eng.,) Glasgow, Belfast, Nassau (N. P.) Bermuda, Gibraltar, Sidney, (New South Wales.) Demerara, Marseilles...
NEW YORK CUSTOM HOUSE. [Newspaper Article] — Californian — 28 August 1847
NEW YORK CUSTOM HOUSE. The business at the Custom House, New York, from Ist January to February sth, inclusive, presents the fallowing results, as compared with the same period last year :—: — 1846. 1H47. Inc. Dec. Free, 73,862 78.4G7 4 605 Specie, 861 19.224 18,363 Dutiable, 1,236,43 d 1,214,139 22,341 Cash reed. 367,2:36 321,169 53,933
PORT OF SAN FRANCISCO [Newspaper Article] — Californian — 28 August 1847
PORT OF SAN FRANCISCO. SAILED August 22, Brig Francisca for Benicia with lumber, 24th U. S. S. Congress, for Monterey. Bark Whiton, Gelston, for Columbia river. 27th Com. Stockton, Young. ARRIVED—August 21st. Whale ship Orbed Mitchell, Wing, 24 months from Greenport R. I. 26 hundred bls, oil. 25th — Whale ship Triad, Horton. Brig Henry, Bragg, from Oregon. Peruvian Bark Joven Guipuzcoana. 27th — Brig Francisca, from Benicia.
Page 3 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Californian — 28 August 1847
FOR SALE. A large FARM, with about 3,000 head of Cattle and 150 Horses and Mares, &amp;c., &amp;c. Situated in the centre of the Sacramento Valley, surrounded by the Juba, Feather and Huntkut Rivers and the California Mountains. For further particulars inquire of H. CORDUA. 15-m Rancho New Mecklenburg. (Break) FOR THE UNITED STATES. The fast Sailing Bark WHITON, R. Gelston, Master, will leave San Francisco, on or about the 1st Oct. for Panama. For passage, having good accommodations, apply to EDW. F. FOLGER, corner Montgomery and Washington Streets, San Francisco. No passage secured until paid for. N. B. -- A few Steerage passengers can be accommedated. 15-m
Page 4 Advertisements Column 1 [Newspaper Article] — Californian — 28 August 1847
The undersigned respectfully informs the citizens of . California, that he has just' commenced running an EXPRESS MAIL, between San Francisco, and Fort Sacramento, and accommodating all tins intermediate important places on the route. The time of starting from, 1 and ariving in, San Francisco, will bo regulated to connect with the ! Government Mail, between San Francisco and San Diego. And will leave San Francisco every Monday morning, and Fort Sacramento every Thursday morning of each week. " Letters, papers and very light packages will bo carried with safety and dispatch. The Post Office stations are, at San Francisco— ■ B. R. Buckelew's ; Sousolito— Sanißafiel— Petaloma— Sonoma, Bogg's and Scott's; Nappa — Benicia, Robt. Semple; Cash Creek— Fort Sacramento, Capt. J. A. Slitter. Charges on letters, through, 25 cents. From either extremity oftho lino, to Sonoma or Nappa, 12 1-2 cents; and from either extremity of the line, to any of the intermediate places, 18 3-4 cents, and 6 1-4 ...
Page 4 Advertisements Column 2 [Newspaper Article] — Californian — 28 August 1847
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. Territory of California, ) Alcaldes Court — June Term, District of Sonoma. ) 1847. Sarah E. Flint; } vs. } Petition Tor a Divorce. Isaac A. Flint. ) NOTICE. To ISAAC A. FLINT— You are hereby notified that SARAH E. FLINT, has filed in this Court petition to be divorced from the Bonds of Matrimony, contracted with you. It is therefore ordered by this court, that you be, and appear before the Alcalde of this District, on the fir-it Monday in September next, to answer the complaint of the said petitioner, or otherwise the same will be taken as confessed, and' a decree of divorce granted to said petitioner. accordingly, and such other and further relief to the petitioner as the court may deem the circumstances of the case to justify. Given under my hand at office in Sonoma, this 20th day of July, 1847. LILBURN W. BOGGS. ' Alcalde. It is ordered that the above notice be published six consecutive weeks in the " Californian" newspaper, published at San Francisco. B...
Page 4 Advertisements Column 3 [Newspaper Article] — Californian — 28 August 1847
ROBT. A. PARKER AT THE ADOBIE STORE. Offers for Sale on the most reasonable terms the following MERCHANDISE, received per late arrivals. DRY GOODS. Twilled Red Flannel Shirts, White Cotton do, Blankets Moleskin Coats and Pants, Summer do do, Vests &amp; Jackets, Pea Jackets blue and green, Sattinett Pants Blue and Brown Drills, Brown Sheeting, (narrow and wide) Bleached do, Twilled stripes, Blue check, Print, assorted colors, Brown cotton half How Ladies black long Hose. Woolen half Hose. Silk and Cotton Handkerchiefs, Spool thread, Linen do assorted colors, shirt Buttons, Suspenders, Net Purses, &amp;c, &amp;c. SADDLERY &amp; HARDWARE Side Saddles, Martingales, Bridles, Stirrups.Cur^ Chains, Hammers, Hatchet?, Axes nnri Helvef/Fifei Mill and Monkey Wrenches, Screws' assorted, Braces and Bitls, Augers assorted, Chisels RMorted, Tmshoe Knives, spoke Shaves, Gimbleti, Cork §cri hand Vices, Try squares, two foot Rules 4 fold, Frying Pan*, Gridirons, Saus...
Masthead [Newspaper Article] — Californian — 4 September 1847
CALIFORNIAN Devoted to the advancement of Agriculture, the Mechanic Arts, Commerce, Health, Education, Morals and the general Progressive Philosophy of Man. B. R. euckelew, Publisher ] EVILS FROM IGNOIIAXCE — REMEDIES FROM KNOWLEDGE. [JOSEPH pocKimi., Printer. Vol. 11. SAN FRANCISCO, SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 1647. No. 16
Fiom Frazer's London Magazine. A GAME OF CHESS WITH NAPOLEON. [Newspaper Article] — Californian — 4 September 1847
Fiom Frazer's London Magazine. A GAME OF CHESS WITH NAPOLEON. (Continued.) "•But, perhaps, Lafitte , "' Lafitte the d— l, girt To Lafitte 's house I shnll be politely invited to send the money. I must give up this vast sum, or perhaps be tried by court-martial and shot for petty treason ! Think you Bonaparte comes this time to play anything but the game ot life or death ? Do we not know the man ? Remember the nctive part I have taken in arranging the affairs of these Bourbons, and think not u.y exertions in their cause can ever be overlooked, except byf hernselves. A hundred millions ! Oh, brother ! dear brother ! of all men on earth, you alune could save me by your counsel : and lam in Paris, and you are in London !' " ' The emperor cannot he here yet ; why not send to your brother ?' asked the Imperialist. ". ' The barriers are, I repeat, closed, and guarded by the artillery with loaded guns. 1 applied myself for a passport, and was refused. The gratitude of kings ! I was refused ...