ELEPHIND.COM search the world's historical newspaper archives
From:  To: 
click here to view elephind tips
Elephind Tips
To find items containing all the words:
John Quincy Adams
Simply type the words:
John Quincy Adams
To find items containing the exact phrase:
John Quincy Adams
Put the phrase in quotes:
"John Quincy Adams"
To find either of the words:
president, congressman
Type OR between the words:
president OR congressman
For more tips take a look at the search tips page.
bubble pointer to elephind tips
click here to subscribe our mailing list
Search limited to
Clear all
Title: New York Clipper Delete search filter
Elephind.com contains 465,171 items from New York Clipper, samples of which are listed below. All items from this newspaper title are freely available and can be searched from the search box above. You may also search the entire collection of 2,949 newspaper titles in Elephind.com.
465,171 results
" THENEW YORK CLIPPER . ' [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 13 August 1853

THENEW YORK CLIPPER . A Weekly Sporting Paper , DKVOTBD TB THE HIWG , THETtBF , I VACHTINC , PEDE 8 TBIAIUSM , CBICKET , BOWING MATCHES , THEATBICAE . S , MUSIC , And the various sports of the OLD WOELD AND THE NEW . The Curraa is published every Thursday morning , and is for sale by the news dealers in New York , Brooklyn , WiUiamsburgh , Jersey City , & C-, st the low price of 3 cents per copy . Reports of Uaccs , Prize Fights . ond sporting items of nil kinds will bs gladly received from correspondents , and inserted gratuitously in the columns of the Curria . Advertisements inserted on reasonable terms , viz ., 6 cents per line for the first insertion , and 4 cents per line for each subsequent insertion . The C LIPPER will afford a desirable medium for the circulation of sporting and other advertisements , as its immense patronage secures its perusal by 56 , 000 readers . Full reports of every sporting affair of interest , in this or tho old country , will be always ...

Publication Title: New York Clipper
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
TRAINING FOR THE RING . : [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 13 August 1853

TRAINING FOR THE RING . : [ Concluded . ] MEATS . The only meat that , generally speaking , need be used in training is good beef and good mutton . All young meat , such as veal and lamb , all white flesh meat , whether game or poultry , are good for nothing . Tliey contain no nourishment for the muscle . Soups , fish , pies , puddings , must be left to the club-house gourmands ; they are poison to the boxer . His animal food should bo rump-steaks ( good ox-beef ) and mutton ( wether ) chops , . or cutlets from the leg , slightly broiled ; and every particle of fat cut away . We here may as well observe , that tlie flesh of full-grown animals is ever preferable to that of young ones , and that of those which are naturally fed—on grass , & c , to that of those they pamper with grease and stimulants . All oily messes , melted butter , and buttered toast , and gravies , are to be eschewed ; the meats taken directl y after physicking and purging medicines have laid open the ...

Publication Title: New York Clipper
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Form of Articles for a Prize Battle . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 13 August 1853

Form of Articles for a Prize Battle . ARTICLES of agreement entered into this 1 st day of January , 1852 , between A . B . and C . D . The said A . B agrees to fight the said C . D . a fair stand-up right in a four-and-twenty feet roped ring , halfminute time , according to the New Rnles , by which tbe said A . B . and C . D . hereby mutually agree to be bound . Tbe said tight shall be for the sum of one Hundred Pounds a side [ or such other sum as may be agreed upon ] , and shall take place on [ stating the day ] , within thirty miles of [ the place and distance ] . In pursuance of this agreement , ten pounds [ or any other sura ] a side are now deposited in the hands of Mr . E . F ., who shall be the stakeholder [ or in the hands of 6 . H „ who shall transmit the same to Mr . E . F ., who shall be final stakeholder ] . The second deposit often Pounds a side [ or any other sum ] shall be made at the house of [ name the amount of future deposits , tbe days , and places in succession...

Publication Title: New York Clipper
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Duties of Seconds and Bottle Holders . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 13 August 1853

Duties of Seconds and Bottle Holders . Is choosing persons to perform the duties of Seconds and Bottle Holders , great discrimination ought to be observed , for upon the conduct of those persons much of the fate of a battle depends . They ought to be men well versed in the foregoing rules of the Bing , which they should study with care . They should be firm but cool , and dispassionate in their demeanour , confining their attention to their principal , on whom they should constantly keep their eyes , and not suffer themselves to be put out of temper by any observations made by others , nor indulge in foul and irritating language , which may provoke retort . Where necessity arises tbey shonld offer advice to their man , and forewarn him of danger , or the intentions of hb antagonist ; but this should be done calmly and quietly , for a man is often more injured tban served by injudicious exclamations , which distract his attention , and not unfrequently lead to an opening , of which a...

Publication Title: New York Clipper
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
CODISiOf . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 13 August 1853

CODISiOf . CAUTION TO KEEPERS OF GREYHOUNDS . —Died at Roker Baths , near Sunderland , on the 12 th inst that well known greyhound , named The Admiral , by the original 3 Iiner out of Teasdale s Countess . After death the body of the dog was opened and examined by a surgeon , who found that he had died of inflammation of tne kidneys , ascribed to the stimulating effect of raw horseflesh eaten greedily , in a diseased state , by the dog , when in high condition . It is a somewhat curious fact that the heart of the dog , which was perfectly healthy , was fully as large as that of any ordinary human being . The Admiral won the Clifton Cup at Lvtham , in 1850 , and divided several other good stakes . In his best days he was never led to or failed to kill his hare . At the time of his death The Admiral was becoming very valuable as a stallion . * »«¦ ¦ ¦ LITERARY CURIOSITY . —In the works of John Taylor , the Water Poet , there occurs the subjoined piece of laborious ingenuity , upon whi...

Publication Title: New York Clipper
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
The Championship . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 13 August 1853

The Championship . From Bells Life . JulT 24 . A MATCH AT LAST . —The rival candidates for the Champion s Belt have nt length contrived to . agree to tbe terms upon which tbey shall meet on the 16 th of January next , to contend for the Champion s Belt and 500 sovereigns . Broome did not attend at our office on Wednesday , being with his brother at Lewes , where the latter was awaiting bis trial for : his share in the Brighton card-cheating case . He , however , sent us a copy of articles , and a sum of 101 , in addition to 101 . already staked , thus making a first deposit of 20 / . The articles , which are rather special in : their form , will be found below . The Tipton Slasher was present at the appointed hour , and , having submitted the articles to his friends , who , rather than not have a match , consented to accept Broome s terms , duly sighed the document and covered Broome s deposit Now that the affair is arranged satisfactorily , we hope that there will be no impediment ...

Publication Title: New York Clipper
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
¦»< « . ^ Fight between Bill Barry and J < oe 1 ( , WarehaH , for £ 25 a side . : [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 13 August 1853

¦»&amp;lt; « . ^ Fight between Bill Barry and J &amp;lt; oe 1 ( , WarehaH , for £ 25 a side . : . This mill came off , as anouneed on Monday last , under very adverse circumstances , both as regards the state ofthe weather and the means adopted for reaching the spot fixed for the settlement of the question at issue ( the well-known battle field in Long Reach ) . The rain poured down in torrents during almost the entire day , and to add to the discomfort of the Fancy , on arriving at Blackwall it was discovered tbat the boat that had been chartered by Jemmy Welsh , to convey the combatants and their admirers to the scene of action , had broken down , and that owing to the number of excursions fixed for that day , every other steamboat was engaged , and no conveyance could be obtained for love or money . There was nothing for it therefore , but to trust to chance , and the assembled multitude were compelled to make the best of their way to the trysting place , some by Gravesen...

Publication Title: New York Clipper
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Keyport Regatta . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 13 August 1853

Keyport Regatta . Great Yacht Race to take place in September . The exciting sail-boat regatta , tbat came off last week in the Lower Bay , opposite Keyport , N . J ., for a purse of $ 50 , given by J . Van Buskirk , Esq ., was contended for with considerable zeal by the owners and favorites of the boats entered in the contest The principal boats that were entered in the race , on tbe payment of $ 5 by the owners of each craft ( for the sweepstakes , to be added to the prize of $ 50 ) , were the E . T . Blodgett , Alfred A . Phillips , and the C . V . Clickener , of Hoboken . . The breeze was very light , and the Blodgett had no ( chance of winning the race : There were numerous other beautiful sail-boats that ac companied the three contestants in the regatta , and the fastest craft in the race was announced to be the Clickener , which returned to the Keyport dock four minutes ahead of her competitors . The Judges declared tho prize to be won by this vessel . There was a large numbe...

Publication Title: New York Clipper
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
TBETB 1 F [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 13 August 1853

TBETB 1 F Trottiag at Saratoga . A trotting match will take place over the Saratoga Course , on Saturday ,. August 13 , between Black Douglass , of Philadelphia , and Centreville , of New York , for a purse and stake of $ 1 , 000 , mile heats , best 3 in 5 , o wagons .

Publication Title: New York Clipper
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Tipton Slasher and the Champion . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 13 August 1853

Tipton Slasher and the Champion . A match has at last been made between the Tipton Slasher and Harry Broome , the Champion of England , for $ 2 , 500 aside and the Championship . The particulars will be found in our foreign sporting department The fight is to take place in January next Tacht Race at Stonington . On Monday next we understand a regatta is to take place at Stonington , on which occasion several yachts from this city and Philadelphia will participate .

Publication Title: New York Clipper
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Regatta at Skaneateles . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 13 August 1853

Regatta at Skaneateles . The tenth annual regatta of the Skaneateles Yacht Club came off on the 4 th inst Skaneateles was thronged with visiters , to see the sport , but the weather proved somewhat unfavorable , and the boats failed to make the run in the time allowed . The Blue Bell was ahead , when tbe wind died away , and another trial was to be made next day . The Skaneateles Democrat says : —¦ At the hour of starting quite a freeze sprang up from the northwest , which enabled the contesting boats to make the first run , the distance round the stake boats , in two hours and thirty minutes . The number , of boats entered as competitors for the prizes was nine , and are as follows : — Julia , Skaneateles , Captain J . R . Fitch . Jilt , Skaneateles , Captain J . Roosevelt . Ashland , from Aurora , Captain D . M . Carr . Life Boat , Skaneateles , Captain H . R . Leed . Island Queen , Springport , Captain J . Carr . Alida , Skaneateles , Captain Thomas Shallish . Flying Cloud , Sene...

Publication Title: New York Clipper
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
The Poor Chinese . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 13 August 1853

The Poor Chinese . The efforts made by the Herald proprietors aud others , to assist tbe Chinese Theatrical Company to reach their native land , have so far proved unsuccessful . They do not wish to become a burthen to our citizens , by enrolling themselves in the ranks of the Alms House ; and as we are not troubled with emigrants from China , as with other nations , it is to be sincerely hoped that those who can afford it will contribute a mite to their relief . The interest manifested by the Herald in their behalf speaks well for that journal . Had the poor Chinese been able to carry an election through , the city journals generally would have stretched forth a helping hand towards them , Old Mortality especially .

Publication Title: New York Clipper
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Abolitionism in a New Garb . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 13 August 1853

Abolitionism in a New Garb . The Uncle Tom excitement is bein » *¦« newed again in a new garb , and one of oar public theatres is used as an abolition hall in which to depict the alleged tyranny 0 f the slave owners of tbe South over their slaves . Is this ri ght ? Is it proper that a fresh agitation of a question which at one time threatened . the dissolution of the Union should be suffered , to be revived in out midst by a theatrical manager , for the puN pose of putting money in his pocket , and that too , at the expense , perhaps , of bloodshed and riot f Is it ri ght that these thim ** should be—that tho Southern people who are now thronging into our city should be insulted merely to gratify the whim of a man who would make capital out of dissensions and disorders . We foretold how this Uncle Tom drama would end—alread y have tho abolition journals of New York circulated through their columns long editorial notices ofthe benefits to be derived from witrnt ing abolition plays , ...

Publication Title: New York Clipper
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
FIRE APPARATUS AT Till ; FAIR . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 13 August 1853

FIRE APPARATUS AT Till ; FAIR . The three hose carts on exhibition at the World s Fair present a beautiful appearance , and reflect great credit on this branch of American industry . Tho two former were built in Philadel phia ; the latter in New York . As regards show , the NEPTUMK most assuredl y stands A . No . 1 ; as regards beauty , combined with use , the HOPK also stands A . No . 1 . but as regards tbe most necessary requisite in a fine apparatus , strength , and capability of rendering essential service in time of need , without fear of spoiling tbat little armament , or that brilliant device , No . 8 Hose , of New York will challenge tho admiration of every true fireman ., Each , in its respective p lace , is different , from tho other . Yet , collectively , they will give to visitors , both foreign and domestic , a correct idea to what a state of perfection our fire-appara-tus builders , painters and ornamentera have arrived . They will behold tho plain and substantial appa...

Publication Title: New York Clipper
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
The Expected War . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 13 August 1853

The Expected War . In the languange of an ancient orator , the war which were to have arriven have not arroven . England , fearful of trouble at home , has , with her usual cunning and wariness , urged upon the consideration of tbe Emperor Nicholas the acceptance of » middle alternative , which , whiie it leaves poor Turkey still in the power of the Czar , for future operations , gives Russia tbe chance to retreat with honor in the eyes of the world , yet leaves England and France in the position of two timid boys standing up for a fight , one being afraid and the other dare not Truly tho English lion is fulfilling the prophecy , by ly ing down with tbe lamb . .

Publication Title: New York Clipper
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
In a Hurry . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 13 August 1853

In a Hurry . . The members of One of our city bands in their eagerness to serenade the monster Jullien started out on Sunday nig ht to do the job . They wished to be first at the start , and they were not disappointed , li the monster should not be successful in hii money-making mission to the American heathens will this same band be in at tht ieatKl We lirant ; to know ,

Publication Title: New York Clipper
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
I Tk Fire JEngiie ContiwTeny . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 13 August 1853

I Tk Fire JEngiie ContiwTeny . THE SOUTHWARK AND HER EASTERN COM r-ETITOHS . The following letter we received site our last week s issue had been worked off : Providence ! August 2 d . I was a little startled at beholding in th &amp;lt; CLIPPER of July 30 th , a short paragraph ii which it is stated that although the South wark threw her stream to the greatest height yet the prize was awarded to a Providenct company . This is a mistake , Friend Cli p per , as I think you will acknowledge on i perusal ofthe following statistics which may be relied on for accuracy . Gaspee of Providence , 143 feet . Empire Fair Haven , 137 Rhode Island Pawtucket , 133 Quinni piack Fair Haven , 129 Neamung * New London , 125 South wark New York , 121 Red Jacket * u Williamsburg , 113 * Those marked with asterisk ! bunt their hose Thus it will be seen that the Southwarfe was beaten by five of her six competitors , even though the Rhode Island company oi Pawtucket burst tbe cap to their engine , thei...

Publication Title: New York Clipper
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
SPOBTIMQ IMTELU 8 EWCL [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 13 August 1853

SPOBTIMQ IMTELU 8 EWCL HOME MATTERS . The SnlllTan and Slorrissy Hatch . , jLetterfromSaUlvan . REGATTA AT KEYPORT . The Official Challenge of the Southwark Engine Go . ANOTHER PRIZE FIGHT CHALLENGE . YACHT RACE AT SKANEATELES . NEW PHILADELPHIA YACHT . &amp;amp; o . Ac &amp;lt; fco . Ao .

Publication Title: New York Clipper
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
The Prize Fight Match . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 13 August 1853

The Prize Fight Match . In last week s Clipper we published a letter from a person named Somersfield , in which he offered to bet $ 3 , 000 to 13 , 000 that Sullivan would he defeated inside of thirty rounds . A friend of Sullivan s called at the place designated to accept the challenge , but could not procure an interview with Somersfield , although he waited a considerable time . On Monday last we received a letter from Mr . Somersfield , of which . the following is an extract : — The Challenge Accepted . Dear Clipper . —My challenge in reference to the match pending between Sullivan and Morrissy has been accepted When I transmitted the challenge to your paper , I deemed that it was your intention to have taken no notice of it , by your not inserting it at an earlier time . I therefore found a person who accepted my challenge , before its appearance in your paper . Jons ? J . SOMERSFIELD . jjaooKiAN , Augint 4 . Wishing to convince ourselves of the truth ofthe above , we visited B...

Publication Title: New York Clipper
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
California Prize Fight . [Newspaper Article] — New York Clipper — 13 August 1853

California Prize Fight . This long talked of prize fight for $ 3 , 000 and the Championship , took place on the 10 th of July last at Sonora . An immense assemblage witnessed the battle , and after 17 rounds had been fought , ONiel was declared the victor . A foul blow was alleged to have been given , but it was not so decided by the referee . We have not as yet receivd full pa rticulars .

Publication Title: New York Clipper
Source: Illinois Digital Newspaper Collections (UIUC)
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
x
Loading...
x
x