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: Peoples Advocate Delete search filter
Elephind.com contains 1,859 items from Peoples Advocate, 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.
1,859 results
Untitled Article [Newspaper Article] — Peoples Advocate — 10 December 1846

THE PublisjicrVof tho Peopie'* Advocate, hav. ing tlie use of an entirely -new and modern as-j sortmenlof JOli TYPE, are now preparetUpJexecute, in a neat mid satisfactory style, all kinds of. .JOB PRINTING at prices to suit! the times. . Pamphlets, Bill Heads, Cards, Catalo&ues, Handbills, Blanks, &c. Printed on short notice, and in the best style of tlie Art. . i ; SIF'A share of the People's patronage is respectfully solicited. ; ' ¦ .Tnlv 9, 1B4I51 ' DOW & BOYD. sF^air @iF;M^¥iia^Tii®[Ki0 1VOT ALL GONE. NI. I'OST for the benefit ofwluim it may concern, • offers foil sale,.at the Hat Shop of the late C. W. Turtle, a peirieral'assortment of Hals and Caps on a reasonable c.re\lit to those who pay promptly, or at a liberal discount for cash. August 4, ISilC. 8—4w. 'wi^SGi Tsia 1S5j'^5 ^5 °®^55!S\ THE subscribers are receiving a large addition to their stock "f Goods, which makes their assortment equal totimy establishment in town—which they offer at red...

Publication Title: Peoples Advocate
Source: Pennsylvania State University
Country/State of Publication: Pennsylvania, United States
Untitled Article [Newspaper Article] — Peoples Advocate — 10 December 1846

T|1E Isuhscrtber retn-iis ihanksfo his frienils |ad theipiiblif gencraHy, for> the liberal palron|lge hie lias rdceivetf 3nring| the phst summer, and Sen-. pcctfully iiiviic|» them to call nnd take a look atjtho Klw aaa\ splendid j 1 - |! T LCfTO^GdODS, j he is ni»y receft-ing, anil wliioh \vill be sold cheaper than ever befofie offered in tins market. fl | ! i- LYONS. sept., 3>. lB4fi| ' ! . ! I RAISINS, i| small boxes, nice for family -nseSfor .'sahUy I ' ' l_ ; j ' J- f*<wL ""¦¦ Tfc^WP- ,L'P^ l! OF pliio, l>l|>d, chailgeaol^,' fancy,' ombre stiipe Alp^ccas, |)tihiinci^, CasMmercs.-CiingluimB, j Lfi. pienes, &C. &.| Also, pome .elegant Caslmieresuid Deluiue Shawl* fur sali hy } J. Lyora. j ., J . ALPACAS. . I PLAIN, plnfl, and striped LAInacascheap at II sept. 3, ll-lfi. ! SALISBURY* ¦ j 1 1~-4- fr-r GREAT BARGAINS! 1 '' B^a ^ f3.(ia4s,Sis:ai a©'s ©s1 1 - ' i 4$fe%%A " ' I "pail ViS' -is' ¦** ^** iiS |^ F OR Cash, Putter, Bees...

Publication Title: Peoples Advocate
Source: Pennsylvania State University
Country/State of Publication: Pennsylvania, United States
Untitled Article [Newspaper Article] — Peoples Advocate — 10 December 1846

-; ittrnml eantioaiii . ^'J^^SP^m^otl>r f.O!;^cm.J}nM-,m«roeed Jad.o,-JegelMe ' vigor coWipuu L ' mduccdaiiiiiDbCT of pSajnrt0 „,&„ ^ ''.ff , they call IW.awl .coSTlhein *rjth & S lt,n? to in. them for th^genn.Le, wMe tSefdo ZTtl se»a-pamcle o^.tbe gafc,-„„,. *£, ^^ m appearance to, the oridinid Dr. Smith's KllTr short, they are ah ihtend^I FRAUbTupoii the coat inanity, A minister wljo at firrtl4aiifetere«tt at, .mitation eug^r Coated Pdl, maimlctnred in A? bany.N V; has given them np, asfesays, onfr coontof the miserable dishonest parlies concern^ mmaunfacttinns them. The same party arHZ nidur tnonsly circnlating reports calculated to rnror. Dr. Shnth ahd toatTe« the remuatiol oflhfcvT* -SniUh.s about t6 institute W proceeding, aWah», Ibem.for their sluiders, a»>e ha, ia auomeif c^ agamst a shaHar party, in which ^covereol large amount of idanages.' These mfc-raMe'i~l tors.havet arCMrttoifc,inwt^bom^abrmUSt p t al"^'<r o t!lw ¥antefte'« ...

Publication Title: Peoples Advocate
Source: Pennsylvania State University
Country/State of Publication: Pennsylvania, United States
Untitled Article [Newspaper Article] — Peoples Advocate — 10 December 1846

TSEiECT SCHOOL. GEElfBMB, A SELECT SCHOOL will he opened in this vill.ige on Mondav the 21ith ol October, under the chargeWMr.' N; DIJBOIS. f " Ttfms oftiiirion per Hu&tct k\2 wesfci, Ortbogriiphy,-Reading Writing, ISriit'Les-»t>us iiv Arithmetic, Biui'.l(bricyj|« Geograi'li.v. -.'. I $2 01) Geography; GraiAmsIr; Arithmetic 'ahd Anal- , Vsis, . : . .;. . . , . . j . a 50 History, (Ancient and Modern) Prawin", Chemistry;.Philosophy, Botany, Geology! , Rhetoric, and Logic; .- , . 3 CO Algebra, depnietry, Surveying, (i icoretical anil practical,) Book-keeping, A itrenoroy, and French,s , ,tJ ; , i. . I 5 Ot) Fre<)iit-rit'i,tectnres 'will 1>o given on vaiSuas braOohes.ofKaturaJ Scientje ncconilpanied hy illustrations and, experiments. | . f ' t^Schbol Bobkk'may. be had, cheap, cf the Priucipal; and hoard may be obtaifled in respectable famib' es at from $1 23 to $1 50 W week. Great Berid,"Octi 20V1346. t ;,'':[ .- V :;:#Ai,TED.| ip',0ft0-BrreneTs:sO!tt...

Publication Title: Peoples Advocate
Source: Pennsylvania State University
Country/State of Publication: Pennsylvania, United States
Untitled Article [Newspaper Article] — Peoples Advocate — 7 January 1847

' ¦*"¦ 8 Sj^3iSMoocdtc. "¦ ¦•fr^il"' t' ' —1~H"'" ;"r":'^r:-I—-— » ^ —b anmnr^ HT rcEtismnSi TERt wens'"' >«»»««»—. ,. |JoW & BOTO.: (Office* lh§ kvcsi «Uerf the fubbcrAveauc^ , *enM*--dNE DbLLAH a 3 eariniBlvjmdft:^; TB « iftiL r«it» if w; paid within three, ^gS^&*$*% ^T^ZzR^**** *»rubUsher *:-**¦ ^iSS^ateK**« °»^w-^th-flte* . . . .

Publication Title: Peoples Advocate
Source: Pennsylvania State University
Country/State of Publication: Pennsylvania, United States
Untitled Article [Newspaper Article] — Peoples Advocate — 7 January 1847

.4 Hymn of lilieJSea. f by w, r. r.r.TANT. The ?ea islriiirlitY, btit a m: irlitier sways * i Hi> restless glle-ivst Thu;i,\vuoscljiu:ilsLavc.scocih)'J His l>uunillc$.- gulfs, and bis * lore, t)iv breath, i TbalTnovctlSiL the bt-iriimme; oVr li:s face, \ Jinvrs o'er K evermore. The jiVicrEe'ut waves, f-1 Toils strong ^notion, roll am lisc ami fill. ; Still from tlml realm of ruin I by cloud goes-tip. ; _ A.« at tl>e firil, &> water file great earth, | Ami .Veep u|i valleys srreen. A hundred n-alm-j Watrb its \A ail shadow war pins oii the -.vtinl. ! And in the Jiwnphie shower, with jclailness, hea^ Thy promise nfnV.lrj rvest. I look forth, : Over the bclttnillcsj blue, vhare, joyously, u Tlir bright Jh-esti nf uiniimetable waves , ' Glance t« dlil Min at nn<-<-^> whea'flje hands Of a •mcBtiivlritml'* are inward film? la acchmiaA|m. 1 hehohl life ships (tlidmg froiii] capo to cape, tiitim isle to isle, ¦ , . (Ir stemmii...

Publication Title: Peoples Advocate
Source: Pennsylvania State University
Country/State of Publication: Pennsylvania, United States
Untitled Article [Newspaper Article] — Peoples Advocate — 7 January 1847

1 iHis;:cllan|i. jl ...a - , ¦ ¦ - ' ¦'• ' \ ± yiGHT AJWAC lL ¦ , fl . DT sbt-TAIlilU ' . jil..j:u.--' *^- - - ^! Wbl doed not sjiurlfleratthe very jiwentiou oi " a ijiight jatJajikJ" What dreadful \ scenellit conjures^} i;*fc«arjguiaajy carnage,' • of dref^dr ab^indiserirainate bav o^, add of iabunikto m-ijirder! Jiirtv. oiften lias&eikepV ing;eoidier.tteen ar< used from his^reani of a far p«Ht home, and the conUjraplatiou ofsvJetbfiiiiliar fices", tp JookTi apoarthe liatf-J^dBn^brrns ol' deadly &2S, -mMo, from Jarkil&Biaiia: obacukjty; were ipour^iig upon hiui*|deatli. dwwpr: and fiefoie Ittie half-«lvmlSeriBg senses -had regained a consciousne»»|jrvthe>differ*nce- between the dr^tp andtlie *ealijy, W spirit ha? feceiredj its meislgeoE partiu;:, und, |ike--«ome .«feef - hirdjias .aiwedwiay nbose eartbly#rjjls to fbat in iaiety* J»d :hathe it» fliqionjsfin ? thejliht o£ heaven, i?What dreadfiil|thoMg|* fill ufas *^e ibesfr « gain of tlie ...

Publication Title: Peoples Advocate
Source: Pennsylvania State University
Country/State of Publication: Pennsylvania, United States
Untitled Article [Newspaper Article] — Peoples Advocate — 7 January 1847

The " fountain Artillerj'.', . This new arm in our military service, t having some novel features, we condense . from an article in the Albany Argus the fol- _ > lowin?- ' , ¦ ,.> ' Each of the baUenes consists ol six l~ pounder bronze howitzers, and six enriages so constructed as to be susceptible ofpackhi"- upon a horse or mule. The howitzer ! wei"hs aboutl210 pounds. Tlie carriage is of sfiuihir weight, and two chests with ammunition, vary only a few pounds from the same; A pack, saddle has been so constructed as to .admit of its receiving either the howitzer, the carriage, or two ammunition chests, carrying each, eight rounds of spherical cusfe shot, shells, and canister. In the artillery of our army, this new arm*] has never been introduced, and it is under-; stood that the Executive has lately authorized a corps to be organized, by the ordnance department, and commanded by officers of that corps, who alone'have had any practice with this peculiar descriptio...

Publication Title: Peoples Advocate
Source: Pennsylvania State University
Country/State of Publication: Pennsylvania, United States
Untitled Article [Newspaper Article] — Peoples Advocate — 7 January 1847

T~~ fTjOxietrn, _^ - ^' ' ~~^ ~Y Vor the I'lopie's Actvccate. •fniE.-KOBSAETBWi-'' . :' \ t XHE ^ADEUPHI E\IU). Xike llw|i)nc rfl>e "'^ WO 1,rfa« t* muU:'! Alone ff walked. Uleleiify dell, And on h|'l curtail aesolnt. — - . - ' • fjf r er|cling footsteps wildly fell. •- 'Siic ftrovl B hiie thesbirt tig tear—The ddii-draWji sigh, bit half suppressed—The hnpu|seoflfi Oonscioui 'car—And pol; aant ailg'ilsh of her breast. i r •She mM!* suiil'd—but uojiv and then, tavoluiituilyhej-.eyc I Assutn'd L wild a glance, as \yhen The liji :niugU flash aim g the vky. The spirifeords that boni id her sonl Ih spelf^ of pore Michmvi meut sweet, n Sent ito hSi lteatt a dcnth-li he toll, At $rlw i her, spirit saru :ik to meet. tSlle slev|ij—libove-her lonely tomb, • The hwlhorn weaves nH>raucliy shade, VOjo»etn|led boughs Aul Verftal blnoui, Mark ftherc tltat jrifted one was laid, .tier's \y» tlie urase'.i loft. - power—And oft she sbiirk the ttrmbUng lyre : Jtenuwttiers UrcHthM tl...

Publication Title: Peoples Advocate
Source: Pennsylvania State University
Country/State of Publication: Pennsylvania, United States
Untitled Article [Newspaper Article] — Peoples Advocate — 7 January 1847

"-¦¦"¦'-^Tcirtti-'jir^^ -" Adverd'seiiuhfo con»p|cuoui^ ini &&.iilb* ^^ \ ^ at rates'of Fiwt^Okjstsjper nonSris :or thefirrt,«»o >\ T'wt^iir-Piyr-.C.i^TaStlDidon^'lOTliaifr : \ insertibnVyV".' V;'^.'-:.'.{,.-...~ i|, .lV j ¦. -, ,_..'* J* \ : ^enHy;Aayei*semen«f With the pm-itege of Jl' , \ tepttion.TiottooxceeillV"-*1" " . > Quarter'Columli,.w)tfi^fo>pqp^rt)p*\ear, *% «*.-. HalfCol'uam. ,;^. do. ¦ . -do ; ,.,,|!W OneeJolurhri,'^ "J"'f!'»" ^r , f T%*1 ¦ Baabtess Cards, !-i b: ; do ¦ >- •(--•- d° " -; -9t«»' . - All oaer.adycrUsejuBut^^mi^rtfedat.reasotirtl^ niles. .¦ .j X, .;«. ;' 1 -•,--,-1. - ¦< tt >. -J--¦' Adve'rl&ttients-sjfejag be flM^.(«!J*««' ^ berofinsertibns're'inh-fid.-y'' * : j. 1 ' :''"'j "*¦ ¦

Publication Title: Peoples Advocate
Source: Pennsylvania State University
Country/State of Publication: Pennsylvania, United States
Untitled Article [Newspaper Article] — Peoples Advocate — 7 January 1847

I From tho Albany: Spectator. - | The Cry of ilic Free Eagle.' |_ ¦ There is .a most Ifeantiful passage in j an id Jr'essoflieadley'siappliedtonationKi pivil r< e«jom Svhich we jtete qubtci and apply to I rOedOra far mom 'glorious than twhich ;a rtb can boast' of.' j He isdescantingonthe n e progressive principle, and turning a moaimtfrotiithe govelrnmeut of the worm, in cl iquent phrase exclaims : Have you ever ss ^u an eagle fetteijed to the earth day hfter dfy, weekafter w|ekt How hisiplume df oops, and his proud bearing sinks away into Sit expressbh Of fear and humility.— II is eye that was wiont to outgaze the sun, is lustreless arid dekd, and but- loHv .sounds ol irritation escape him. But jdst<!et the fr je cry of a free eagle, seated onsdm^ far ubuntain crag, raciet his carj and libW his fc ughened plumage smooths itselfjinto beaife ti, his drooping u0ck becomes- drect, nap h s eye gleams as Of old. Pour ; that wild si ream again on hisear,-and thosabroat...

Publication Title: Peoples Advocate
Source: Pennsylvania State University
Country/State of Publication: Pennsylvania, United States
Untitled Article [Newspaper Article] — Peoples Advocate — 7 January 1847

f-j 'g- ¦ - ; - From the iYesturri Continent !'- ¦ - ;'.,TUP CROa BOlfrVD. , | j Ea/ly in the spring:ot lo4is, tie startling news was -despatched' from bur Western borders that the Mexicans were coining,!—Day after day brought confirmation of the tidings; and by tlie time Antonia and Goliad had been taken, the people of the little republic were on their way—gatjieringnumbers and strength as ihey advanced to repel the bold invaders. j ; A small company of* which I was one, started from our village in a few hours after the first news of danger; and in less khan a week ..had joined the lower' division of the main body of the army, which ;was moving upoli Goliad. On a stream called Celeto, no_t far from the spot of Fannin's ill-fated surrender, we pitched our camp for the night, fully assured that the Mexicans with : a larg? force were but a short .distance from j us, and that a battle would ensue on the next or the following day. .Under these cir- i cumstances great caution and...

Publication Title: Peoples Advocate
Source: Pennsylvania State University
Country/State of Publication: Pennsylvania, United States
Untitled Article [Newspaper Article] — Peoples Advocate — 7 January 1847

HAPPINESS. *• BV KEY. BK. BPBWWill the world «ver|>e persuaded ihatjttl expectations of happiness, are delusiye:tna are not founded oft Gofl, The sotil of ma. is a ruinedr undopq,^ dstence-ra m^-f ^rtod, dejected .tiling, that has »ot-W i it? refuge and jfly^gii e. it all of earth, th. tt solicits; multiply nr mnd it the.tcrt {h««i and gratifications of sense; ^increase !v .thirt it the still more; numerous and degStful pleasure^ of thought; nrid;ifthey tcr si nate on earilj, its restless lesires;'' and i 3 still mdre reitless imagina ions disappoin k arid deceived, are in purst it of sometliin ' new, soiiie utitried good. I havlseeii those who imagined tl sy had found file good they \vete looking aft r! But when I Jinve sat down with them i their retirement, have-become famihar'wi Ii their thought!, and sympathized with thi r joys, 1 have'iharked their tjolicitude, and i iifohnly seen that in a iitrtlW while their. t iit shine" of happiness is obscured by «kriid$. - ...

Publication Title: Peoples Advocate
Source: Pennsylvania State University
Country/State of Publication: Pennsylvania, United States
Untitled Article [Newspaper Article] — Peoples Advocate — 7 January 1847

¦ ; '-3 1 • • — ^^ 11 tP ' I •"-*'' ; -*-=?to|r^^tl)c. lUcelf. -;a ' " B j 1 ''' " JFromtW l'ublic Leiiger. Latpfrotriihc A^nt>> Tampico and ' i| Brjnzos. ,;', •.WA^HWBtPOK, Jab. 1—6 P. M; v. iamptcp dli^es to the loth and Brazos to the lSth-havrfbecn received nt^iew Orleans ' iff tlie arrivnfbf the steam ship Mnssachtisetts. .A con|iderab|e exciument liad Jieen occasioned a| tTnmpico by a report that a eaosidorAblc |ody of Mexican cavalry had been, seen in tjjlat neighbor!* >od: ¦ ~, aJ,19'r?. -' ^" fjPn?*',b"l ^ai -"on Arrive^ nt JJrassos oh the|I8th, with Gen. ' Jessu'p. Gen. £iJJ,b,\r left M^tamoras oh,"tlie 14tli, and was ^ prbce|ed.23|uilcsjind wait for Gen. Pa tterson au'dj,fli(frest.of his diiision and train, G^ii.TayJbr |vas to*' leave Monterey with ificrt. Twiggs'^division and a portion of Gem ' Sptui's bVigaile. ^ ,1,1 ,was, rcpfitted that Gen. Urria was at %ctpqat»:itk«WfJ cavalry. Gen. Wool remained at Poiirhs. Gen. Worth was at Sal tlllo ^ ...

Publication Title: Peoples Advocate
Source: Pennsylvania State University
Country/State of Publication: Pennsylvania, United States
Untitled Article [Newspaper Article] — Peoples Advocate — 7 January 1847

£l)c people's 3,buocatc] I ' Here silinll lli' Press, tin- t'cnpU-'sjizlits mniuti il, C'uinwtl hy ii Hneucc, uud aulirihi-d by g'liu." "" iHO.VTKOSE. JA1%' . 7. l'si*. M r^Our sfeibscribers on! the Stiver L2 tp Post Route \^ill bear in mind that'w here 1; papers are dropped at their doors, by ' 12' Carrier, he will charge 2o cts. pcrjear |or so doing. j . • " 12 arrisbnpr Alrgrws." The Argu :, a spirited Democratic' pap I'?, pubfi.-lied at Jie Capitnl of our Stiffs, hy JJ. C. Cantime, will be published Daily n nl Weekly durijig^tlic Session of theLegis uture, on the Billowing terms: '•' | Daily, dur ng-the Session §2 CU I Weekly, Ido do |; 1 Q0; Six copiestof the We'eldy to ^ , 1 one posts office 5 00, | , Weekly, p:r annum, "r 1 0(| j Weekly, (Daily during session) '3 OON I \~f?* We Shave, this- week no news tof ' rcmarkabli- erentsof recentiToccu'rrenec w 111 which either lo edify or aiiitise our reade k, 1 The boly-dujl occasion has;passed off «il|i-j i out leaving tlie ...

Publication Title: Peoples Advocate
Source: Pennsylvania State University
Country/State of Publication: Pennsylvania, United States
Untitled Article [Newspaper Article] — Peoples Advocate — 7 January 1847

FUBlLIC MEETIXg] ¦ .,,.>,,,' in pursuance ot a call ot a numper ot our citizens, a respectable number convened at . the Court house on thb evening bl the- 5th day of January, 1847. [ ' '?'".', On motion, S. !S. MtTLFORl) was appointed Chairman, and M. S. Wil ion, Secretarj'. ; . -, i After hearing remarks from Judg s. Jcssup, B. S. Bentley, Esg:.,"bnd others, b1 reference to the propriety.afid necessity of erecting buildings, in Montrose, suitabe for an. Academical School, it was on moti in-, ' Resolved, -That it is expedient to form a . joint stpek company of foiir thousand dollars, to He divided into shares of tw mty-five dollars epchj fpr,.tbe;ip.urpose of p bcuriug ground.-pndprecting. buildings then on. ---f. Resolved, That a Committee be ippointed to dn\!w upin Cpns^ifutiqn of said Company, apdf pro'enre subscriptions |>f sa^d stock-^-sslii(4'"Comtifittee to consist, of three, viz : ^o[ jFufc,aP ^ %^jfepti^iulf^UU ;P0St.: j 2,^^-y.,.r '. , .-. I; '¦ " ' On ...

Publication Title: Peoples Advocate
Source: Pennsylvania State University
Country/State of Publication: Pennsylvania, United States
Untitled Article [Newspaper Article] — Peoples Advocate — 7 January 1847

^ '.»; .. ' . ' '' -/i-luL' iv,j sJ ..::i 1 is: Hie pne lerrnppnncipuiJaomocratic'*- is it bxpedicntJftTbeSB two quPstio|i*fn*tiirally arise underi biirjcaptioii. Artnibe first jone,' ihere;isns4itUejnnubtofiaf affirbiativo; nrtiwer as 'tbsjthbsiecohd. ¦ jWnjjO die Herord|^ew^Orh^iMincwi^|« bflicp;»£::Presideht ^itliis Bpynj. j t^is ¦WithkW''1toa8r8ttl^dljD^:»ll4• «^^^d•wi•. tpn.thatitiUhodtd; ^l^t for a singwtorm. There a'fti*ariatia*8^q#jl-r0te*-.):i'SPP ^ ^le, whpn.poofiyencp^vjias nnboohefdiprt^e ^ian»'.orarrperau«fiaed' hiibr: and;' tb>ftatSifir aei^vHe:^k-5^:«$«^'"^'i««^SB«r^ JJut his copvictibnof ba* term-did »M|«jwiiie hfeliirey ana^iidtvirttliTthbm^vWBe* m.WW moreCoirvbmioDgavPtbe nbminatioii f>a& Poikhe^pteo^ofitwiihtbeeJ^reii* iBtomfia^iUi^ ifc; i^ii'id^bt':'-i^-"'^iSi*1»f*i CAk^tluin dakthe opinion in. P^hnyhanW pieraih>i?lh|t;sthe;:nnbi te!r*-- UttfjimMlg. fibd^6f^ufeii-:,corrbel;:'iK*^.5#i^^ iMJwiSm&ofertbwi*^^^ hod MWt?Pi»k f...

Publication Title: Peoples Advocate
Source: Pennsylvania State University
Country/State of Publication: Pennsylvania, United States
Untitled Article [Newspaper Article] — Peoples Advocate — 7 January 1847

Summarn. ' 1 | , I , ¦ ; ' The Dayton (Ohio) papers state that at \ ' Xenia, on the 12th inst. a young lad. aged ; about 15 years, in the house of his grandfa-I ther, a Mr. Binkley, was awakened by an alarm under his window. A ladder was i placed against the window, and in a few j minutes a man appeared opposite the .-win-! 1 dow, upon the ladder. When he had climb-! ¦ ed up breast -high; the young lad, inside, i'waiting, prepared for him, fired at his breast. I The ball took effect as the man fell at (Hide , . The contract for die second ship of the Mcam iXnvigation Company was made on Monday "of last week at IVcw York. The , tirst ship will be launched about tlie 15th j nisi. We are very glad to learn that the : subscription to the stock of this Company is 1 going on favorably, and that it only falls ' short. .*76t000 of the amount needed §500,-! 000. This will probably be taken within n week or two. A young man was. instantly killed at'the Wavne scythe factory, in Maine, ...

Publication Title: Peoples Advocate
Source: Pennsylvania State University
Country/State of Publication: Pennsylvania, United States
Untitled Article [Newspaper Article] — Peoples Advocate — 7 January 1847

Congressional Proceedings. _. " '- • Washington, Jan. 2,1184/. The Senate was not in session to-p*ay,having on Thursday adjourned over toMonday* In the House, the first business 5n order was the resolution to prevent membprs from making excuses for not voting., The resolution was adopted—85 to 73. ¦ The States were then called in order for resolutions, andagreat number werejoffered, chiefly unimportant. ! . Among those offered, were resolutions—jTo inquire into the expediency oft setting apart a tract of land in Oregon foe tlie Indians West of the Rocky Mountoiris, to be held by them in perpetuity, and securing to them rights independent of the government of the United States. \ - To inquire into tlm expediency of establishing the duties 011 the articles in the present tariff at the revenue standard. To inquire into tho expediency pf rcdn. cing the pay of members of Congress, and others, twenty-live per cent., during the continuance of the war. ', Of inquiry, whether the mon...

Publication Title: Peoples Advocate
Source: Pennsylvania State University
Country/State of Publication: Pennsylvania, United States
Untitled Article [Newspaper Article] — Peoples Advocate — 7 January 1847

- l-'i'IIE-WAB.-. ;':' ''•*]••• I 1 ne latest in|efftgence irom tpe army »il| be found rn ptjier columps. 'SYb have-jB<| advice of recently fought battles, ,tp'pugl there is evidently much of planning and prtiplj oration ^ for hard fighting, .iit^wiilvnotj-be llong, we abpreHend, ere wc shall hear bfaj hattle eitbfer bfjTictoria, Vbra brbz pr^iii? Lois Ppt^siilnti'ib^cagt^e-^fiija^,we berj lieve tobejin r|)ntemplation,r ^an tn Abnaj will probably, i^ be dare, give fight in persorjj at the lattpr phce. Witb'^eiierels; Scott i iand Tayjbr in' ej itrimandbf bur brave trpiips' j we hove little ^o fear, save tho loss of niany precipu8.1iTi es.|: rhoiigh'tbe^ie^cajn/^olu, put obstinately, j, that, treacboirpus «ia*je 'toi power, Santa Anna, will soon be^bnipelled to yield to the [power of our'afrtw. '"' ¦ ! i - 1

Publication Title: Peoples Advocate
Source: Pennsylvania State University
Country/State of Publication: Pennsylvania, United States
x
Loading...
x
x